Found March 01, 2012 on Next Impulse Sports:
For the second night in a row the Celtics knocked off the team immediately behind them in the Eastern Conference playoff standings (first the Cavs on Tuesday, then the Bucks on Wednesday).  And even though Boston is tied with New York for the 7th/8th playoff spots, they’re now 3.5 games ahead of both Cleveland and Milwaukee, but only 3 games behind Philly for the Atlantic Division lead and the 3rd seed in the East (with 2 of their next 4 games against the Knicks and Sixers). On Wednesday against the Bucks Garnett filled in at center and looked as good as he has all year, putting up a season high 25 points, and 10 rebounds.  It marked the first time since the 2008 Championship season that he’s scored 18 or more points in four straight games.  He also went 4-4 from the free throw line in the last 14 seconds to ice the game (for the season he’s shooting a career high 86% FT, second best on the team to Ray’s 92%).  With Jermaine O’Neal out, Brandon Bass took over Garnett’s power forward...

Ray Allen not playing tonight, Pietrus to start

The Boston Celtics cannot get any sort of cohesion with all the injuries. Tonight, Ray Allen is in quarantine with flu. Pietrus will fill in.

Woj: Celtics, Lakers never discussed Pau for Rondo

Since we're on a "dispelling rumors" binge... here's Woj on WEEI today dispelling the popular rumor that the Celtics and Lakers have had discussions about a Rajon Rondo for Pau Gasol trade. “I think that LA certainly wants a point guard, there’s no question. I know Kobe [Bryant]loves Rondo, and he’d love to play with him. I’ve also been told, for all...

Comments from the other side - Bucks 2/29

 It almost takes the fun out of it when the other team's fans want you to win.  Pretty funny to see the Bucks fans cheering for the Celtics.  Another fan base that hates their own players.  Seems like a lot of those lately.  They are coveting Ray and Rondo, though.  Eight triple doubles in the NBA this season and Rondo has 3 of them.  No one else has more than one. ...

CLNS – Celtics Post Game: Now Live – Call TOLL FREE 855-CLNS-NOW #CLNS

Listen to internet radio with CLNSRadio on Blog Talk Radio   CLNS Radio’s season long mission of covering post game of every Boston Celtics game will continues tonight, as the Milwaukee Bucks square off against the Boston Celtics. The C’s are looking to find winning ways with a rare home visit to TD Garden. CLNS [...]

CLNS Celtics Post Game Show – Now Live, Call Toll-Free! 855-CLNS-NOW

Call TOLL FREE – 855.CLNS.NOW | Listen Live | Join the Chat CLNS Radio’s season-long initiative to cover every Boston Celtics game, continues tonight as the C’s square off against the New Jersey Nets. The Celtics Late Night Show’s, Nick Gelso will take over the hosting reigns for Matt Rury tonight. Gelso will be joined [...]

Updates from the rumor mill

Welcome to rumor season in the NBA.  Between now and March 15th, we'll use this post as a constantly running thread of the latest trade rumors in the NBA.  Some of the bigger rumors might get featured on their own, but this is where we'll keep running track of what the latest rumors are.  March 2:   Boston Celtics coach Doc Rivers and General Manager Danny Ainge both...

Recap: Boston vs. Milwaukee

Kevin Garnett scored 25 points, Rajon Rondo had a triple-double and the Boston Celtics staved off a comeback attempt in the final minutes Wednesday night to beat the Milwaukee Bucks, 102-96.

Rondo's triple-double leads Celtics past Bucks

Rajon Rondo had 15 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists to record his third triple-double of the season and lead the Boston Celtics to a 102-96 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Wednesday night.
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