Articles By: Kim S.
Playoff time brings about the physic aspect in all the NBA “experts.” These experts look ahead to round 1 of the NBA playoffs, which feature the Boston Celtics versus the Atlanta Hawks. Stat comparisons: PPG: Celtics (91.8) vs. Atlanta (96.6) RPG: Celtics (38.8) vs. Atlanta (41.2) APG: Celtics (23.6) vs. Atlanta (22.4) FG%: Celtics (46%) vs. [...]
The chase to banner number 18 will begin Sunday in Atlanta. Before leaving, the Celtics held a practice on Friday afternoon with near perfect attendance heading into the playoffs. Ray Allen, still hobbled by his sore right ankle, did some light shooting before practice and some free-throw shooting at the end, but was otherwise not [...]
Remember in the first month of the lockout-shortened season we were wondering “Does Kevin Garnett have anything left in the tank?” That question simply seems so silly. He has got himself in shape and is healthy proving the Celtics may in fact have one more championship run within their big 3 Kevin Garnett was just [...]
The Celtics head into their game versus the Pacers with a slight 1 game lead on the Atlantic division and the fourth seat in the eastern conference standings. Boston currently sits 3.5 games behind the Pacers for the 3rd seat. For the second straight game, Avery Bradley will be in. the starting line-up for [...]
Some good news when it comes to the Celtics and their injury news: Ray Allen was on board the Celtics flight to Minnesota on Thursday. Allen is still listed as a game-time decision, yet knowing he made the trip brings some home he will be able to give it ago Friday night versus the Wolves. Allen has [...]
Friday night was a night too familiar to the Celtics. After seeing Marquis Daniels go down to a spinal injury last season, the Celtics saw another teammate leave a basketball court on a stretcher. The initial reports concluded Mickael Pietrus had suffered a questionable closed head injury and would remain over night in a Philadelphia-area hospital: [...]
So, Jermaine O’Neal will not be returning the Celtics this season, but it’s NOT because he will be bought out and re-sign with the Miami heat. The Celtics announced this afternoon that JO has opted for surgery on his wrist and will be forced to sit out the remainder of the season. This surgery could also be [...]