Posts Tagged ‘Boston Celtics’

Bye JO

Bye JO

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 [...]

Celtics Revisit Possible Trade With New Orleans Hornets

Celtics Revisit Possible Trade With New Orleans Hornets

Before the season, the Celtics had interest in acquiring New Orleans Hornets’ David West.  Now the Celtics are rumored to have revisited a possible trade with the New Orleans Hornets, but this time for big man Chris Kaman, according to Hornets24/7: Hornets247 is saying a trade would involve the Celtics sending Jermaine O’Neal, Chris Wilcox, and [...]

Pietrus Struggling to Find His Shot

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Mickael Pietrus has been a good fit in Boston so far this season. He’s a savvy veteran that has helped stop the bleeding after losing Jeff Green before the season even started. He’s nowhere near as good as Jeff Green, but I have appreciated his services and positive mindset all year while giving solid minutes. [...]

Celtics Trade Rumors and Speculation

Celtics Trade Rumors and Speculation

1 more week. 1 more week. 1 more week. Thankfully, we will only have to suffer through trade rumors and speculation for only one more week with the trade deadline on March 15th. The Celtics are prepared to entertain offers for Paul Pierce, whose subtraction from the Boston core would be the most advantageous to the post-Big Three [...]

Why Trade Rajon Rondo?

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In the midst of trade rumors swirling around Rajon Rondo, the 3-time All-Star has emerged to post some of his best numbers of the season. On Sunday against the Knicks he had the basketball world buzzing with an outstanding performance of 18 points, 17 rebounds, and 20 assists in a 115-111 OT thriller. It was [...]

Season-Defining Road Trips Approach

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The upcoming road trips will most definitely be the toughest test the Celtics will face this regular season. After a home matchup versus the ailing Detroit Pistons on Wednesday (the 15th), they embark on a five game road trip visiting the Bulls, Pistons, Mavericks, Thunder, and Cavaliers. The Thunder and Cavaliers matchup will, however, be [...]

No Doubt About It: Paul Pierce Should Be an All Star

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For once his courage and fightback has been noticed, even if burying Larry Bird’s number two spot on the Celtics all-time scoring list finally got people to stop and listen. The idea of a 34-year old competing in this year’s All Star Game may seem a little repetitive, but even if Paul Pierce pinches the [...]