Posts Tagged ‘NBA’
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. [...]
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 [...]
Rajon Rondo will have more responsibility representing the Boston Celtics this All-Star weekend as he has been chosen to fill in for Stephen Curry in the Taco Bell NBA Skills Challenge. Curry, the defending champion, is out with a strained tendon in his right foot. Rondo will be competing against Cleveland’s Kyrie Irving, San Antonio’s Tony [...]
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 [...]
Even if the past three months have consisted of nothing but exhibition games and stock footage of David Stern talking business, there’s been plenty of time to mull over potential free agent options for the Boston Celtics ahead of Christmas day. For one, there’s Dwight Howard if your credit card is big enough. Or two, [...]
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 [...]
Allen Iverson could give the Celtics what they need.