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The Milwaukee Bucks are off to their best start in seven years, and they got things going with a rare victory over the Boston Celtics last week.
The Bucks will try to keep rolling by winning back-to-back meetings with the Celtics for the first time in 5 1/2 years Saturday night.
Milwaukee (3-1) hasn't started this well since winning four of its first five in 2005-06.
Brandon Jennings helped get this season off to an impressive start Nov. 2, scoring 21 points with 13 assists in a 99-88 win at Boston (2-3). The Bucks had lost six straight and 14 of the previous 17 matchups.
Milwaukee last won back-to-back meetings with Boston from April 4-13, 2007.
Jennings is averaging 18.5 points while hitting 8 of 19 3-pointers in four games against the Celtics at the Bradley Center. Fellow guard Monta Ellis had 14 points against Boston last week and is averaging 23.1 over his last eight meetings.
Ellis spurred Friday's 101-91 win at winless Washington by scoring 22 points and adding ...
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We’ve all heard billions of times about Kevin Garnett’s obscene plus-minus numbers. And the Boston Celtics’ trend of deteriorating with KG on the court is continuing this season.After last night’s loss, Rajon Rondo explained what happens whenever Garnett moves to the bench. (Hint: Hide yo’ kids, hide yo’ wife, close your eyes and take a shot of Jameson.) (Boston Herald...
The CLNS Radio Boston Celtics Post Game series continues their season-long initiative to cover every single Boston Celtics game. CLNS Radio has teamed up with SB Nation’s CelticsBlog to simulcast every post game show. We will also be partnering with CelticsBlog to bring you a joint video Post Game Report, following every game at TD Garden – details to follow. [official...
It is well known that Kevin Garnett is one of the most entertaining interviews in all of sports, and last nights post-game interview proved just that. When asked about how to speed up team chemistry, KG drew an interesting comparison to fast-forwarding your DVR on your television. Only KG could come up with stuff like this.
“You can’t speed chemistry up,” said KG...
Tip: 8:30 PM Court: BMO Harris Bradley Center Watch it: CSN Hear it: WEEI
Referees: Scott Foster, Pat Fraher, Eli Roe
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On Road: 1-1
At Home: 1-1
Streak: Lost 1
Streak: Won 1
Buckets: Pierce (20.0 ppg)
Buckets: Monta Ellis (18.5 ppg)
Boards: Garnett (9.2 rpg)
We often wonder what opposing teams, their beat reporters and bloggers are saying about the Celtics. Here’s a look at some enemy chatter from Washington.
With 2:02 left in the overtime period, and the Wizards down, 93-92, Bradley Beal had the ball in his hands looking to make a play. He dribbled up the right side of the floor, got caught under the basket, left his feet, and passed...
MILWAUKEE, Wis. -- Paul Pierce scored 25 points and collected nine rebounds while Kevin Garnett added 18 points and Jason Terry 15, leading the Boston Celtics to a 96-92 victory over the Bucks on Saturday night. The teams combined to go 0-for-11 to open the fourth quarter, a span of 8 minutes, 32 seconds of scoreless basketball snapped by Brandon Bass' layup that made it 68...
Boston Celtics (2-3) at Milwaukee Bucks (3-1) Saturday, November 10, 2012 8:30 PM ET Regular Season Game #6, Road Game #3TV: CSN-NE, FSNWI, NBA-LP 756(C's)/757(MIL)Radio: WEEI, WTMJ Bradley Center
Referees: Scott Foster, Pat Fraher, Eli roe The Celtics will try to climb back to .500 once again as they visit the
Bucks. The Celtics lost to the Bucks...
MILWAUKEE - Sometimes a complex game like basketball can be so simple. A game that featured 17 lead changes and multiple momentum swings can be summed up pretty easily. "They made shots when it counted," Bucks guard Monta Ellis said. "It was a hard-fought game. They made more shots than we did and they came out with the (win)."Saturday'sgame was even at 74...
The Celtics Late Night Show (CLNShow) will go live today at 1 pm, EST for an impromptu episode. Nick Gelso will be hosting the show and joined by Calvin Chamberlain. The two CLNS personalities have the Celtics and Lakers struggles on their minds and will be breaking down the situations on both coasts. Chamberlain and Gelso [...]
Celtics eeked out another win last night, mostly due to their tough defense, 100-94 in OT at the Garden. The Wizards just would not go quietly into the night. C’s are now off until tomorrow night when the Sixers come to town. Tip-off at TD Garden is at 7:30pm.
Enjoy some pics & GIFs from last night via Sina/HoopChina…
The Celtics trail the 76ers at the half 57-45 as the Sixers perimeter players combined for 34 points with 8 assists for Jrue Holiday. Spencer Hawes had some nice second chance baskets late in the second quarter and shut KG out of the paint for most of the half. Despite his legendary headband-mullter combination, Hawes [...]
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After last week’s highest live-listener count, Crunchtime with Macattack tries to break the mark again as sports fanatic Pat Curley joins the show to break down the week that was in sports. The Patriots return to action in a pivotal divisional game against the Buffalo Bills at Gillette Stadium. Do the Bills have any fight [...]
Celtics vs. 76ers
November 10, 1979
It’s fair to say Larry Bird never saw anyone quite like Julius Erving during his time at Indiana State.
Undaunted by the one of the most premiere players in the league, Bird and the Celtics entered Philadelphia intending to make a statement that they were the best team in the East. The 76ers, however, were not overly impressed...