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Celtics Blow Lead, Let Philly Back in Series


Andre Iguodala squared up for a 3-pointer from the wing like he had hundreds of times in his career. This shot was different from all the others. Iguodala continued a postseason where his final numbers don’t pop on the box score, but the buckets are as pivotal as they get. He snapped a tie game [...]

No Rondo, No Ray, No Problem Series Tied At 1

Game 2 Bos ATL

Paul Pierce led the Rondo and Ray less Celtics to a 87-8o win over the Atlanta Hawks in game two of the best of seven Eastern Conference 1st rd series. Pierce had 36 points, 14 rebounds and 4 assist as the Celtics tie the series up at one game a piece heading back to Boston [...]

NBA Playoff Series Predictions


So how about that first day of the playoffs! Derrick Rose and Iman Shumpert down for the count with injuries, Orlando shocking the NBA world with some competitive fight against the Pacers, and Dirk Nowitzki vs Kevin Durant round 2…All leading up to the exclamation point of Durant’s game winner over Shawn Marion.   All [...]

Celtics Work Some Magic, Clinch Division

Paul Pierce

In what might shock most people outside of Boston, especially after the Celtics went into the All-Star Break with a 15-17 record, the C’s clinched the Atlantic Division title tonight with a 102-98 win over the Orlando Magic. Going into the 2011/12 NBA season, it was generally accepted that the Carmelo Anthony-led New York Knicks [...]

Celtics’ Pre-Game Notes Versus Indiana

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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 [...]

Rondo Triple-Double Lead Hot Celtics Past Heat

Rajon Rondo

I’ll admit. I was nervous. Having the #2-seed in the Eastern Conference coming to play this older Celtics squad made me a bit queasy. Then I remembered that the game was at the Garden and it was a nationally-televised game, also known as Rajon Rondo’s time to shine. The C’s point guard puts up ridiculous [...]

Celtics Cruise to Victory, Go Top of Division

Love vs. Garnett

The Celtics were able to do last night what most teams have been unable to do for most of the season – neutralize Kevin Love. The T-Wolves power forward has been putting up ridiculous numbers this season with ease. He had three 40-point games in March alone and fell just 9 points short last night [...]