Posts Tagged ‘Ray Allen’

HE’S BACK!!!

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Of all the players that I believe will make the greatest impact on the success of this 2012-13 Celtics team, it’s got to be Jeff Green. I know it’s still early, and it’s a long 80+ game season ahead. But, I have been more than impressed with his overall effort on the court. And he seems [...]

Rondo’s Suspension Not A Surprise

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Rajon Rondo, as expected, has received a one game suspension for chest-bumping referee Marc Davis and will unfortunately miss Game 2 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinal series against the Atlanta Hawks. This really shouldn’t come as a surprise as league rules state that if a player or coach intentionally physically contacts an official, it is [...]

Celtics Practice Notes Before Playoff Series Versus Atlanta

The veteran Celtics will have to dig deep to get through these road trips

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 [...]

Celtics Work Some Magic, Clinch Division

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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 [...]

Latest News on Two Celtics Injuries

Latest News on Two Celtics Injuries

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 [...]

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. [...]