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Why The Celtics Really Need Shaq

There’s no question the Celtics have been lacking something as of late, and that spark we saw earlier in the season has been virtually absent since the All-Star break. The Celtics have lost three of their last four games, looking lackluster in all of them. Kevin Garnett’s emotions don’t seem to be there, Rajon Rondo […]

Unhappy Birthday: Shaq Out Indefinitely With Foot Injury

Shaquille O’Neal turned 39 Sunday. But, the oldest player in the NBA did not have such a happy birthday. Part of the reason the Celtics were willing to part with Kendrick Perkins at the trade deadline was that they would be able to rely on a healthy Shaq for the stretch run, and maybe a […]

Video: Shaq Oreo Lick Rally at Prudential Center

Tuesday evening at the Prudential Center, Shaquille O’Neal participated in an Oreo Lick Rally. What is that? Good question. But, it may help to know that Shaq signed an endorsement deal with Oreo back in September 2010. He signed on to be part of the Double Stuff Racing League (DSRL) team, along with Eli Manning, […]

Shaq, Garnett Star as Celtics Beat Raptors in Rondo’s Return

The last time the Raptors and Celtics hit the court, Rajon Rondo did not play with a hamstring injury, and the Celtics lost 102-101, thanks to some shoddy officiating. They were left with a bad taste in their mouth, and as a result they haven’t lost since, soundly beating both the Hawks and Nets until […]

Shaq Singing at “Cheers” in Boston

Celtics center Shaquille O’Neal doesn’t need to go far to find a place where everyone knows his name. If he’s anywhere in the world, there will probably be someone that recognizes “Blackie Bulger,” whether he’s in drag, dressed as Santa Claus, sitting like a statue, or at the police station getting his gun license. But, […]

Rondo Leads Shaq-less Celtics Past Pistons

While Republicans were busy winning House and Senate seats in 49 other states (the Democrats swept Massachusetts in the House again), the Celtics were busy heading up to Motown to duke it out with the winless Pistons. These aren’t your father’s Pistons, or even the Pistons of 2008. These Pistons are a real sorry bunch, […]

Shaq Celebrates Halloween as Shaqeeta, Jams to Beyonce in Video

Shaq more than made up for his promise last week, dressing in drag and taking to the streets of Boston has his alter-ego, Shaqeeta. He made sure his fans were ready on Saturday, via Twitter of course. Who am I shreq or shamrock Hppy halloween ,and watch out for da tall sexy blak girl shaqeeta […]

Shaq Halloween Costume: Shaquita?

Shaq, or should I say “Blackie Bulger,” recently posed as a Shaqtue. Why? We may never know. All we care to know is what’s next from the Big Shamrock? Shaq is making Halloween plans, and he wants everyone to know, according to WEEI. At first, he wasn’t going to do another public outing until the winter. “I […]

Shaq Poses as Statue in Harvard Square

Call this the week of the Shaq. First, we were all introduced to “Blackie Bulger.” Then, we heard reports that Celtics center Shaquille O’Neal applied for a gun license in his new hometown, Sudbury. Shaq chose Thursday to fulfill his promise and pose as a statue (or Shaqtue?) in Cambridge’s Harvard Square. He sent out […]

Report: Shaq Applies for Gun License in Sudbury

Celtics center Shaquille O’Neal (or should we call him “Blackie Bulger“?) has apparently applied for his gun license in Sudbury, according to a Channel 5 report. Shaq stopped by the Sudbury Police Department to pick up his permit, but officers wouldn’t confirm that fact. “Shaq stopped by the police station sometime last week. It was […]

New Shaq Nickname: Blackie Bulger?

According to the Boston Herald, Shaquille O’Neal has recently started calling himself “Blackie Bulger: The Godfather of Sudbury” after hearing about notorious mobster Whitey Bulger, who is allegedly still on the run across the world. He has since decided against continuing to go by Blackie Bulger, out of respect for Whitey’s victims’ families. “I’m not […]

Video: Shaq-Celtics Press Conference

Doc Rivers and the Celtics officially introduced new Celtics center Shaquille O’Neal at the team’s practice facility in Waltham on Tuesday. Shaq told media members that he just wants to win, and the Celtics give him the best chance to do so. “This was a good team with or without me,” said O’Neal. “I don’t […]

Shaq Signs Deal With Celtics

Comcast Sportsnet New England’s Sherrod Blakely has reported that Shaquille O’Neal has agreed to join the Celtics. The current Boston lineup now consists of more starpower and surefire Hall-of-Famers than even Miami, only these guys are all on the back end of their productive careers. With Celtics general manager Danny Ainge on vacation, an official press […]

SoB NBA Power Rankings 3-14-10

Most NBA players and coaches agree that March is the most trying month of the season. With the playoffs still well over a month away, teams are simply looking for consistency in the wake of injuries and long road trips. The Cleveland Cavaliers and Dallas Mavericks, two teams who made their teams significantly better at […]

Celtics Update: Davis to Return, the Schedule, and more

Davis to Return To Celtics Multiple sources are reporting that Glen Davis has agreed to return to the Celtics on a two-year contract. It is believed that the re-signing will become official early next week. The financial terms of the deal have not been disclosed. If I had to guess, given the lack of available […]