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This is a series of posts which highlight each key player in the Celtics’ run towards banner 18. It will highlight the areas of their game they need to improve most for the Celtics to be able to compete with the talent-blitzed teams of 2012-13. The area will sometimes be a player’s biggest flaw, or sometimes his biggest strength, but each post will highlight what this Celtics team needs players to change this season for the Celtics to have success.Chris Wilcox was finally getting into the flow of the offense right as he went down for the rest of the season with a heart problem. He was sprinting back on defense and the first one to start the break on offense, using his athleticism to aid the Celtics in whatever way possible.On paper he can quickly fall into the big man rotation for the Celtics again this season, since he is quick, athletic and finished second on the Celtics last year with 9.1 rebounds per 36 minutes (Sean Williams was first with just over ten). My friend Jordan...
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Boston Celtics forward Chris Wilcox joined CLNS Radio last night to discuss a wide variety of topics relating to his heart surgery, resigning with the Celtics, and the upcoming NBA season. Wilcox joined the show for roughly 25 minutes and took two calls from Celtics fans. Chris had some great things to say about the [...]
The Boston Celtics have hired Erie BayHawks head coach Jay Larranaga to work as an assistant coach, sources close to the situation have confirmed.
Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports tweeted the news shortly before 10 p.m. today. The Erie Times-News confirmed the report with sources close to the situation.
Larranaga led Erie to the D-League playoffs in his two seasons guiding the...
It's a bit late but just a little reminder: keep watching out for the announcement of what's going down when Rondo arrives in Manila!!!
— Red Bull Philippines (@RedBullPh) August 19, 2012This is huge news for a ton of Celtics Lifers. After the United States, the country with the most visits to Celtics Life is the Philippines (and it's not even close). Filipinos were...
Have you ever dreamed of being a professional basketball star? Are you a former college basketball player with an impressive basketball resume? If you are, the Maine Red Claws and Boston Celtics have an opportunity for you. Today, the Maine Red Claws announced that their hybrid partners, the Boston Celtics, will be hosting an invitation-only [...]
Twitter / WojYahooNBA: The Boston Celtics have hired … via kwout Y! Sports’ Adrian Wonjarowski is reporting that the Boston Celtics have hired former Erie Bayhawks (NBA D-League) head coach Jay Larranga as the team’s newest assistant coach. Larranga, age 36, is also the current head coach of the Irish National Basketball squad and was an [...]
The Boston Celtics have re-signed forward Jeff Green.
Green missed all of last season after a physical exam revealed an aortic aneurysm. He underwent surgery and became a free agent before signing Wednesday.
The 6-foot-9 Green had been expected to play a key role as a backup forward last season and is being counted on to do that next season. The Celtics obtained him from Oklahoma...
Boston Celtics press release:
The Boston Celtics announced today that they have signed free agent forward Jeff Green. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.
“We are thrilled to be able to have Jeff back with the Celtics,” said Danny Ainge, Celtics President of Basketball Operations. “Jeff’s versatility on offense and ability to guard players out on the perimeter...
The offseason was reminiscent of a storm brewing off a shoreline, that shoreline being the Boston harbor. Danny Ainge was able to collect pieces that will have the Boston Celtics in a better position than last year. This is remarkable considering last year’s team lost to the Miami Heat in seven games in the Eastern Conference Finals.
Without diving into all the other...
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Let me tell you a little story about me.
It was my junior year and I was co-captain of the Emerson College men's basketball team (the same team, incidentally, that produced Sam Presti and Rob Hennigan. Our career paths kinda went in different directions, huh? Anyway... ). The team, historically, had sucked. I mean, REALLY, sucked. Like Bobcats bad.
But that year...
Two of the latest matchup winners featured two posterizations of franchise players as the opposition. Avery Bradley’s ownage of Kevin Durant and Brandon Bass’ humiliation of Dwyane Wade in Game 7 both advanced quite easily to the sweet sixteen. Today’s matchup features one of the few compilations, but it absolutely had to make it since it was huge at the time. Paul...
Before deciding to sign with the Boston Celtics, Jason Terry spent eight years with the Dallas Mavericks. In those eight years, Terry won a NBA championship and was consistently one of the best sixth men in the league. Those credentials are nothing to scoff at. There are plenty of players in the league that would love to have a NBA championship and be regarded as one of the best...
I finally had the opportunity last week to see the much heralded documentary "Once Brothers." It aired months ago on ESPN, but I'll be honest with you with the exception of Celtics games, I try to watch as little ESPN as possible. One thing that ESPN is good for is it's 30 for 30 documentaries and "Once Brothers" was tremendous. I highly recommend it...