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Rondo & Perk Looking to Team Up

Rondo & Perk Looking to Team Up

From Adrian Wojnarowski: Boston Celtics guard Rajon Rondo(notes) and Oklahoma City Thunder center Kendrick Perkins(notes), close friends, have been discussing the possibility of playing together overseas, and have had representatives inquiring on the possibilities, sources said. Rondo and Perkins are interested in playing in higher-paying countries, such as Italy, Spain and Russia, sources said. There’s [...]

Dark Day for the NBA

Dark Day for the NBA

Tonight, the NBA season was slated to begin. As we know, that won’t be happening any time soon. With the prolonged lockout, NBA commissioner David Stern has canceled all games scheduled in the month of November. The Celtics were scheduled to host the lowly Cleveland Cavaliers tomorrow night at the TD Bank Garden. What would [...]

Preseason, First Two Weeks of Season Canceled

Preseason, First Two Weeks of Season Canceled

Today was said to be a huge day in the way of making a deal in order to have the NBA regular season start on time. After hours of discussions, the two parties left the meetings without a deal as expected. What is the fall out? First off, David Stern has already canceled the remainder [...]

Celtics One of Several Teams Set to Suffer During Lockout

Celtics One of Several Teams Set to Suffer During Lockout

The NBA lockout always looked likey to happen eventually. It’s just a shame it had to happen this way, with the league going down during a year that saw the Dallas Mavericks win one back for every good American. A year the three Miami Heat glitterati sold short. There’s definitely some sense in this lockout [...]

Another Reason to Dislike LeBron

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Wow. Let me just say I am not as much of a LeBron James hater as most, but this is really pisses me off considering he got the call. LeBron could sneeze on the court and get a foul called on his defender which is a major issue in the NBA. I know stars should [...]

The Unsaid Thing: What of the Celtics Chemistry Now?

There are plenty of things being said and discussed in the wake of yesterday’s trades. With power structures changing across the NBA – including the arrival of two more all-stars to the Atlantic Division – the roster shake-ups are being devoured across the media. What will the C’s do when (if) presented with the nightmare [...]

Celtics Trade Perkins, Acquire Jeff Green

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Wow… kind of a shocker here. Celtics are reportedly trading Kendrick Perkins and Nate Robinson to Oklahoma City for Jeff Green and Nenad Kristic. First reaction is I am sad to see Perkins go.  Trading him just doesn’t seem like the answer if we are competing for a banner this season. Second reaction I like [...]