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The Celtics had a chance in this one, as the Spurs were not at their finest, but the shots did not fall down the stretch for the boys in green and the Celtics picked up their second consecutive loss. Â Boston leaves the run of games against the lone star state with one win in double over-time against Dallas after playing Â the three Texas teams in a row. Â Some notes from the game inÂ descendingÂ importance order (sort of):Jason Terry had the best half of his Celtic career with 17 in the first on 6-8 shooting. Â Iâm worried that his back hurt Â in the locker room from carrying the team because he finished with 18, missing all five shots in the second half.Jared Sullinger had 6 rebounds in 9 minutes in the first half, answering the call for reboundingâ at least for the bench. Â Unfortunately he only saw the floor for two minutes in the second half, grabbing one more board. Â The Celtics tied the Spurs in both offensive rebounds (11) and total rebounds (38), so the problems for Boston were not...
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âIâve got to do a better job of preparing the team,â Rivers told reporters in Houston. âIâve got to do a better job of playing the right guys, because everybody shouldnât play every night, the way weâre...
Jeff Green is one of the bright younger pieces of an aging Boston Celtics team.Â Â He showed that last night with this high flying dunk on Houston Rockets player Carlos Delfino in the second quarter of their game.Â Green would go on to drop 9 points in their 101-89 loss to the Rockets.Â Check out the monster throw down in the video below.
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You hear about how team leaders do everything for their teams? Â Well, the Celtics' leader is scoring, passing, rebounding, defending... and now... Â it looks as if he's even driving his teammates to and from work.
Or so it seems.
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Celtics drop the 2nd game of their current road trip last night, falling 103-88 to the Spurs. Celts have a couple of days off before facing the Bulls in Chicago on Tuesday night.
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Everyone has their opinions on Kevin Garnett whether you are with or against him. Â A lot of people say he is a fake tough guy and a phony. Â I will tell you one thing from my view is that Kevin Garnett is a serious person. Â He means what he says and says what he means. Â This small moment in sports during a time like today is proof of many things - Kevin's (both) emotions,...
The matchup for tonight's game between the San Antonio Spurs and Boston Celtics is between Tony Parker and Rajon Rondo.
In the first game between the two games, Parker got the better of Rondo individually. Parker shot 75% in the paint area (9-12) and 67% from mid range compared to Rondo's 55% from the paint (5-9) and 50% from mid range (3-6).
With both men using their...
Listen from your mobile device Â Call in: 347-215-7771 | Listen Live | Join CelticsBlog chat The CLNS Radio Boston Celtics Post Game series continues their season-long initiative to cover every single Boston Celtics game. Tonight, the Celtics square off against the The San Antonio Spurs. Your hosts will be Chris McCarthy, Mike Munger and Calvin [...]
COLUMBIA, Md. â Days after returning to the sidelines, Kevin McHale got a lift from the player he drafted in Minnesota and forward who brought championship basketball back to Boston. The Celtics legend spent nearly a month away from the Rocketsâ bench following the death of his daughter. On a night when the scoreboard seemed [...]
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Boston Celtics (12-9) at Houston Rockets (10-11)Friday, December 14, 20128:00 PM ET Regular Season Game #22, Road Game #10TV: ESPN,Â CSN-NE, CSN-HRadio:Â WEEI, KBMEToyota Center Referees:Â Â Tom Washington,Â David Jones,Â Haywoode Workman
The Celtics begin their 3 game road trip in Houston where they take
Linsanity and The Beard.Â Â They also will face old friend...
Tonight the Spurs and Celtics will clash in San Antonio and Celtics blogger John Karalis of Red's Army weighs in on the matchup. In a nutshell, John is expecting the Celtics to shock the Spurs tonight and escape San Antonio with the win. Here is what he had to say on tonight's Spurs-Celtics game.
So the Celtics have played a double overtime game where Paul Pierce...
The San Antonio Spurs are limping along early in the regular season with Kawhi Leonard, Stephen Jackson and Manu Ginobili suffering various injuries. Ginobili suffered a left thigh contusion in last night's win over Boston and is questionable for the upcoming game versus the Thunder.Â But the team might be seeing Jackson back on the court.Â
According to Jackson, he is targeting...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Tony Parker had 22 points and eight assists to help the San Antonio Spurs beat the Boston Celtics 103-88 on Saturday night.
Gary Neal added 20 points, Danny Green scored 12 and Tiago Splitter finished with 16 points and eight rebounds for San Antonio (19-6), which overcame the loss of Manu Ginobili to improve to 8-2 at home.
Ginobili departed with a bruised...
San Antonio Spurs fans weren't happy with how the game ended against the Utah Jazz on Wednesday night and neither was the coach apparently.
Gregg Popovich is usually a guy who'll give props to the opposing player for making a game winning shot or buzzer beater, but this time it was different. Pop was disappointed in his shooting guard Danny Green for not sticking to the...
The San Antonio Spurs (18-6) will look to erase a two-game losing streak tonight as they host the Boston Celtics (12-10) tonight in San Antonio.
The Celtics lost to the Spurs 112-100 in Boston back in November. The Spurs to shoot 58.3% and had three players finish with 20 or more points led by Tony Parker with 26, Tim Duncan with 20,Â and Tiago Splitter with 23. The Celtics were...