Found July 11, 2012 on Celtics Town:
The Summer League Boston Celtics are undefeated, people! As in, no losses!They have won while controlling a game for four quarters, and they have won with a desperate comeback led by a 6-foot-1 point guard (Jonathan Gibson) who played for a Turkish team called “Trabzonspor” last season. They have won with Jared Sullinger tossing bricks at the rim and they have won with him controlling the paint. They have won with E’Twaun Moore controlling the tempo, and, well, he has moderated the pace in each of the Celtics’ three summer league games to date, so they haven’t won any other way so far.Boston outlasted Indiana on Wednesday, 85-77.Without further ado, player-by-player analysis:E’Twaun MooreHe doesn’t have to dominate to impress. He doesn’t have to rack up assists to prove himself as a capable point guard. Moore hit five of his first seven shots and finished with 15 points, four rebounds and three assists for the afternoon. His most impressive moments don’t necessarily come in highli...

Sullinger Makes All Summer League 2nd Team

Orlando Magic has announced the AirTran Airways All-Summer League Teams. The players for the teams were selected by participating NBA teams’ public relations representatives, members of the media and select NBA personnel. The Celtics' rookie, Jared Sullinger, was named to the second team. Dionte Christmas and E'Twaun Moore were given Honorable Mention. Here is the...

Jared Sullinger Credits His Brothers for Learning to Concentrate on Shot Instead of 'Scrapes All Over Your Arms'

Jared Sullinger may have battled injuries, but don't expect him to cry about them. The new Celtics forward has a history of getting knocked to the ground, but he's consistently gotten back up. Sullinger scored 20 points and grabbed six rebounds in 24 minutes in his Celtics debut during summer league action in Orlando on Monday. The Ohio State product was impressive in Boston...

Summer League continues to provide encouraging results

Final score (85-77) and three-game winning streak aside, Celtics fans have reason continue to be encouraged by the performances this week at the Orlando Summer League. Jared Sullinger continues to show signs of being NBA-ready… this time by scoring 16 points on 7-12 shooting while also grabbing 8 rebounds and blocking 2 shots.  It wasn’t all great for Sullinger, who also made...

Jared Sullinger has forgotten more about rebounding than Mark Blount ever knew

The Boston Celtics, for years, have rebounded like the ball might give them a disease. But rookie Jared Sullinger has always been a very good rebounder. And he’s reduced it, much like Kevin Love has done, to a sweet science. (Boston Herald)“You have to know your niche,” Sullinger said. “You have to know that if they shoot from the left side, 75 percent of the time it...

Celtics vs Pacers Summer League Highlights

Jared Sullinger and E'twaun Moore led the Boston Celtics to an 85-77 Summer League win over the Indiana Pacers. Sullinger's 16 points and Moore's 15 led 6 Celtics in double figures for the game. Boxscore after the jump (click to enlarge)

Celtics vs Magic Summer League Highlights

Despite Jared Sullinger getting a rest for this game, the Celtics rode Dionte Christmas' 21 points to cruise to a 94-73 win over the Orlando Magic Friday morning to close out the first portion of Summer League with a 4-1 record. Boxscore after the jump (click to enlarge)

Video: Highlights from the Celtics-Nets summer league game

In summer league play, the Celtics came back from a 14-point deficit vs the Brooklyn Nets to win 82-73. Jonathan Gibson and E'Twaun Moore were the C's highest scorers, with 17 and 15 points respectively, and Jared Sullinger turned in 8 points and 12 rebounds. Click here for post-game interviews and the box score.

Post your thoughts on the Celtics Summer League performance

I haven't been able to watch all the games myself, so I don't feel that comfortable posting evaluations on all of the players. But from what I've seen so far I've been impressed by a few guys. I'd predicted that Jared Sullinger would be a rotation player for the Celtics in his rookie season and his play this week only reinforces that prediction. He's a baller...

Boston Celtics Summer League observations, Day 2: The rise of Jonathan Gibson

Somebody named Jonathan Gibson, who played his college ball at “I need to Google Jonathan Gibson really quickly because I have no idea where” University, scored 15 fourth-quarter points on Tuesday as the Boston Celtics overcame a 17-point deficit to edge the Brooklyn Nets at the Orlando Summer League. Almost as importantly, Adam Morrison still exists, and he now looks like...

Today's Celtics Links 7/10

Herald   Jared Sullinger’s debut strong Ex-BC star beefs up for OKC Courtney Lee might be in plans down road Kevin Love’s patience with Timberwolves ‘not high’ Jared Sullinger stars in Celts’ Summer League opener Lee mulls interest from the Celtics, speculates about interesting option Globe   Globe 10.0 - Are the Celtics Better off without Ray Allen? Bashing...

Jonathan Gibson leads C’s to Summer League win… wait who?

The Celtics were scuffling along in typical summer league fashion.  They were down by 17 to the Brooklyn Nets… … until undrafted rookie Jonathan Gibson took over. Gibson dropped 17 points off the bench and led the Celtics to a 30-14 fourth quarter and 82-73 Celtics win.  Gibson is a 6’1″ guard out of New Mexico State with little chance of making the Celtics roster, but...

Fiddlin' & Diddlin' - Daily Links 7/10

Herald   Jared Sullinger’s debut strong Ex-BC star beefs up for OKC Courtney Lee might be in plans down road Kevin Love’s patience with Timberwolves ‘not high’ Jared Sullinger stars in Celts’ Summer League opener Lee mulls interest from the Celtics, speculates about interesting option Globe   Globe 10.0 - Are the Celtics Better off without Ray Allen? Bashing Ray...

as Celtics dominate final Orlando Game

Summer league part one is over for the Celtics, and the story of this game is Dionte Christmas. He dominated the first half of this game as the Celtics built a huge lead… waxing the Orlando Magic by 21.  Christmas, who will not be playing for the Celtics in Las Vegas, wowed us with an array of jumpers and drives dropping 21 points on 7-14 shooting (3-7 3pt). E’Twaun Moore bounced...

Observations from Boston Celtics’ Summer League, Day 1

Editor’s note: This post is from Jordan Higgs. He is likely to be one of Celtics Town’s initial crop of interns, who are plotting to take over the world one blog post at a time. Due to other obligations I still haven’t watched the entire game. But from what I’ve watched (the second half), well, JARED MOTHER-F%$&ING SULLINGER!!!!! If you also want to apply for an intern...

New Rookies Start Strong at the Summer League

While it is foolish to put too much stock into the glorified scrimmages that are the Orlando Summer League, the Celtics newest rookie class was on display for the first time in Green and White. While Fab Melo was the raw, work-in-progress that many expected following the draft, 21st Pick Jared Sullinger and 2nd Round swingman Kris Joseph saw extensive minutes over the four games...
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