Found April 08, 2012 on Celtics Life:
PLAYERS: Antoine Walker
TEAMS: Boston Celtics

Antoine Walker to retire from basketball

Three-time All-Star Antoine Walker is retiring from basketball, telling his Idaho Stampede teammates Saturday that he had decided to call it quits. The Stampede were appearing in their D-League finale against Bakersfield Jam on Saturday night. Walker was expected to make a formal announcement of his retirement in the coming days, the team said. The 6-foot-9 Walker, the sixth overall...

Rajon Rondo Says He Is Still Fastest Player on Celtics, Faster Than Avery Bradley

Rajon Rondo wants to put one notion to bed. Avery Bradley is not faster than Rondo, despite what Kevin Garnett suggested two weeks ago. In a postgame interview on the Celtics radio network, Rondo cut in on a question about who was faster, responding, "Me!" before the questioner, Cedric Maxwell, could even finish his sentence. "Ain't no question," Rondo said...

Should we be concerned that Ray Allen isn't talking?

So Ray Allen has come off the bench the past 3 games and done well in that new role. Avery Bradley continues to flourish as a starter. Everything is great right? Maybe, but maybe not. CSNNE analyst Donny Marshall, a former teammate back at UCONN and friend of Ray's, has repeatedly cautioned that demoting the future hall of famer to the bench could very well cause problems. Marshall...

The NBA finally recognizes Rajon Rondo on their MVP candidates list

I believe this is the first time this season that Rondo has been listed among the top 10 MVP candidates by Today he got recognized by's Sekou Smith as "the best player on the hottest team in the league since the All-Star break." Although he is only ranked #9 on the list, it's nice to see Rondo finally getting some credit for his efforts after...

Recap: Celtics pat 76ers on the head, put them to bed

Some might say it's a tad too early to write off the 76ers, but I'm gonna do it. The Celtics stomped all over the defenseless 76ers tonight, 103-79, and increased their lead in the Atlantic Division to 3 games. Like me in a crowd of single ladies, the Celtics couldn't miss. Boston shot 58% from the field and 46% from 3. Straight money. The Celtics continue to dominate...

Celtics fans at TD Garden! Meet Aztec Gino at North Station and win a Celtics autograph!

Boston Celtics fans, CLNS Radio is giving you another chance to win a legendary Celtics autograph. Aztec Gino will be pumping up the fans at TD Garden for today’s game against the Philadelphia 76ers. Immediately following the game, the Aztec Warrior, turned Celtics Super Fan will be calling into the CLNS studios with his Jungle [...]

Your Morning Dump... Where Ray Allen is the ultimate professional

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here... highlighting the big storyline. Because there's nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. “The way it’s been, that first six or seven minutes I’m kind of floating a little bit, and that’s how I’ve been for the last few months,” said Allen. “The second unit gives me the ability to...

Video: Pietrus getting down with the Celtics Dancers

Full game highlights still to come. Hopefully, DH makes another "Funny Reel" at the end of the season and includes Pietrus' moves from the above video. Maybe him hugging up on Molly McGrath as well. Last year's team had some clowns who gave us a ton of hilarious moments, but I like this year's team more.   Last year's video                 ...

Boston Celtics Mailbag is Here!

Follow Mike Macchi on Twitter Alright folks, you asked the questions and now you’ll get the answers in the very first CLNS Boston Celtics Mailbag! @NathanConley: Looking ahead to the offseason, would it benefit the Celtics to try & re-sign KG & Allen at a discounted price or just part ways? Anybody who knows me [...]

Celtics’ Pre-Game Notes Versus Indiana

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 the Celtics with Ray Allen coming off the bench. Celtics coach Doc Rivers...

Pierce leads Celtics past Pacers, 86-72

Paul Pierce scored 24 points to help the Boston Celtics beat the Indiana Pacers 86-72 on Saturday night. Ray Allen added 19 points, Kevin Garnett scored 15 and Rajon Rondo had 12 assists for the Celtics. Boston snapped a two-game skid and remained ahead of the Philadelphia 76ers at the top of the Atlantic Division. Danny Granger scored 20 points, David West had 16 and Roy Hibbert...

Everybody Dancing Last Night

The Celtics have been looking good and last night they showed why they are a threat to ANY team in the league in this year’s playoffs.  The Celtics put a beat down on the 76ers, 103-79 at home.  This win came after a easy win against the new and improved Indiana Pacers at Indiana.  Ray came off the bench again and gave the celtics a HUG lift with 8pts in the second quarter....

Celtics visit the streaking Pacers

at Boston Celtics (30-24) at Indiana Pacers (34-21) Saturday, April 7 7:00 PM ET Regular Season Game #55, Road Game #27 TV: CSNNE, FSI, NBA-LP 751(BOS)/752(IND) Radio: WEEI, WJBC Bankers Life Fieldhouse Referees: Eddie F Rush,  Kevin Fehr, Brian Forte  This is the 4th and final meeting between these two teams.  The Pacers won one game in Boston and one in Indiana while the...

Rivers Rips Celtics For Lack Of Intensity In Loss To Bulls Thursday

  The Boston Celtics entered the third quarter of their game against the Chicago Bulls at the United Center Thursday night with an 11 point advantage, however they watched their lead evaporate and the two teams went into the final period of play with the Bulls on top 67-66. Boston never recovered and Chicago went onto win the contest 93-86, the second loss in consecutive nights...

76ers-Celtics Preview

The Boston Celtics may be leading the Atlantic Division, but they haven't looked like a first-place team against the Philadelphia 76ers this season. If Philadelphia can't get out of its funk down the stretch, a division title - or worse, a playoff spot - may be out of the question. The Celtics look to extend their Atlantic lead by avoiding a third straight loss Sunday night...
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