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Kendrick Perkins returned to TD Garden on Monday night for the first time since being traded to Oklahoma City last February. And the former C's center received a very warm welcome from the Celtics and their fans. A montage of Perkins was shown on the Garden Jumbotron, which drew a loud ovation from the Celtic faithful. The montage ended with a message reading, "Thank you Perk," during which the longtime Celtic acknowledged the appreciative crowd. Perkins, of course, played seven-plus seasons with the Celtics and proved to be a key component of the team's success, particularly its championship in 2008....
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Kendrick Perkins returned to Boston tonight for the first time since “the trade” last season. CLNS Radio’s Jared Weiss is at the TD Garden tonight covering the game between the Celtics and Thunder for CLNS Radio. During the first quarter the Celtics played a tribute for Kendrick Perkins on the jumbotron. J-Weiss managed to capture [...]
Kendrick Perkins addressing the media before the Thunder’s 88-79 win over the Celtics.
ESPN Boston's Chris Forsberg posted this to his YouTube page and it shows the video played inside the TD Garden during the first timeout of the game honoring Kendrick Perkins. Kudos to the crowd for giving Perk a much-deserved standing ovation.
BOSTON -- Russell Westbrook hit a 3-pointer and then shimmied his hands down his torso, bent his body at the knees and strutted down the sideline in celebration. Just 39 seconds later -- this time with less than a minute left in the game -- he did it all over again. Westbrook scored 26 points, including two of Oklahoma City's four 3-pointers in the final two minutes, to help...
Last time Kendrick Perkins met Kevin Garnett and the rest of the Celtics team on the court we were a serious contender. We had beaten the Lakers, the Heat and were having quite a successful season.
The problem then was who would be the starting center for us. We had Shaq, Jermaine, Semih and Perkins. We had been beaten by the Lakers in the previous Finals because of the lack of...
OKC Thunder Reporter Darnell Mayberry spoke to Kendrick Perkins the night before he makes his return to the TD Garden floor, this time as the opposition and not as a Celtic. Perk had some really moving things to say before he takes on his old team.
“It's been a lot of different thoughts going
through my head,” Perkins said. “You don't want to be too emotional...
The Celtics lost their fifth straight game to the Thunder tonight 97-88. It was Kendrick Perkins first return to the Garden since being traded last February. Boston had made the game close in the second half, however in the end they could not finish the deal.
Paul Pierce led the team with 24 points. Rajon Rondo had 12 points and nine assists. The Thunder were led by, no big surprise...
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The gang is back in its usual 9pm time slot. Tonight... at least one member of the crew was right about the past week of games. Plus, a little point/counter-point about Kendrick Perkins and what he would have meant to this team. And will the C's REALLY consider trading Paul Pierce?
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It’s going to be weird. With all due respect to Jeff Green, nobody in the Boston locker room wanted the Kendrick Perkins trade to go down. Perk was part of the family, part of the foundation, part of the reason there is banner 17 at the Boston Garden. Celtics fans didn’t like it much either,…
In a nationally televised game, the Boston Celtics will attempt to snap their four game skid and notch their first win versus a winning team this season. Oh! And did I mention we will be welcoming Kendrick Perkins back to TD Garden as well? The Celtics Late Night Show crew will host CLNSRadio’s Celtics Postgame [...]
Early in last night’s game, the Celtics’ Rajon Rondo drove to the basket, and Thunder center Kendrick Perkins flattened the speedy point guard.
Doc Rivers said Kendrick Perkins has borrowed from Kevin Garnett's playbook.
Listen to internet radio with CLNSRadio on Blog Talk Radio In a nationally televised game, the Boston Celtics will attempt to snap their four game skid and notch their first win versus a winning team this season. Oh! And did I mention we will be welcoming Kendrick Perkins back to TD Garden as well? The [...]