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The Boston Celtics four-game winning streak could be attributed to their "manwich" zone, which they used in Wednesday night's come-from-behind victory over the Indiana Pacers.
The Boston Celtics shutout the Pacers in the final 4 minutes and 36 seconds of the game. The Pacers missed seven shots and turned the ball over three times in their fina
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Jason Terry soared last night in a Fighter Jet inspired pair of the Reebok Sublite Pro Rise. The upper featured a camouflage print with fighter jet detailing. This is not the first time Reebok has made an airplane inspired shoe for the Jet. While in Dallas, Reebok made a custom Jet inspired pair of the ZigSlash. No word if this special pair of the Sublite Pro Rise will hit retailers...
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On Friday, Korver finished with 3 points on 1-for-5 shooting in 38 minutes as he was blanketed by the energetic Terry.
“Listen, Jason had 19 points, but I thought the thing he did better than anything was he...
These are the moments Paul Pierce lives for.
The score was tied, the Celtics had possession and there was enough time for one final shot to steal a road win against one of the NBA’s elite clubs. In almost every similar situation previously, the ball has gone to Pierce, his teammates have cleared his side of the floor and the shifty veteran has gone to work for the inevitable, contested...
Ryan Kantor After Wednesday’s performance in a 25-point comeback against the Hornets, nobody deserves credit more than Kobe Bryant. It’s just surprising that the coach of the rival Boston Celtics was the one to dish it out. From LakerHolicz.com, Doc Rivers said that Kobe doesn’t always get the credit he deserves because his greatness was preceded Michael Jordan.
This is one of the greatest huddle-bombs you’re going to see. Pierce didn’t even try to sneak in…. he just walks right up, past Spencer Hawes, who looks directly at him, and drapes his arm around two Sixers to listen in on the last few seconds. Yep so much for a team of fierce competitors
The Boston Celtics and the Atlanta Hawks had another overtime showdown on Friday night, and luckily the Celtics escaped without any torn ACLs. Boston came out victorious by a margin of 107-102, and Paul Pierce led the Celtics' scoring with 27 points.
First half highlights from the NBA and 4th quarter/OT highlights from ESPN above, box score below.
Atlanta Hawks 102, Boston...
Paul Pierce had 18 points and 11 rebounds, and Avery Bradley scored 22 points to lead the Boston Celtics to a 109-101 win over the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night.
Kevin Garnett scored 18 points to help the Celtics continued their push up the Eastern Conference standings. The Celtics entered in seventh, but were no more than two games behind the next three teams ahead in the...
Tip: 7PM Court: Wells Fargo Center Watch it: TNT Hear it: WEEI
Referees: Derrick Stafford, Matt Boland and John Goble
Spread: BOS -3.0
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On road: 10-18
At home: 17-15
Streak: Won 2
Streak: Lost 1
Buckets: Pierce (18.6 ppg)
Buckets: Jrue Holiday (19.1 ppg)
Jason Terry hit a tiebreaking 3-pointer with 35 seconds left in overtime and the Boston Celtics rallied after blowing a big lead in regulation and beat the Atlanta Hawks 107-102 on Friday night.
The Celtics blew a 12-point fourth-quarter lead and trailed by four in overtime before outshooting the Hawks from beyond the arc in overtime.
Jeff Green, Paul Pierce and Terry all hit 3...
WALTHAM, Mass. — As the unofficial second half of the season heats up, the Celtics have dispensed with any talk of how they will proceed after losing Rajon Rondo, Jared Sullinger and former member Leandro Barbosa to season-ending injuries. Subsequently, Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge decided against subtracting major players and instead made more modest...
Kevin Garnett found Jeff Green all alone under the basket for a layup with 0.5 seconds remaining to finish off a fourth-quarter comeback from 14 points down, and the Boston Celtics beat the Indiana Pacers 83-81 on Wednesday night.
Garnett led the Celtics with 18 points and 10 rebounds and dragged Boston back after they trailed most of the final three quarters. Green had 11 points...
3:26 p.m.: Nobody in Philly seems particularly optimistic about Bynum suiting up this season.
Bob Ford of the Philadelphia Inquirer joined the chorus on Tuesday with a revealing column on the big man, who seems even farther from playing for the Sixers — ever — after saying last week that he would not play with pain. Sixers beat reporters found this little detail, uh, interesting...
After their thrilling win over the Pacers, the Celtics will head home for a meeting with the Hawks. The Hawks currently sit a game ahead of Boston for the six seed in the east, so this one will be very important. Recently, the C's have looked unbeatable at home, and I kinda expect that to continue. The only reason why I won't guarantee a win is because you can't. Last...
It was the biggest play of the season. With 23 seconds to play in a tie game, Doc Rivers devised a brilliant play using Paul Pierce as a decoy/screen-setter to get Jeff Green wide open in the paint for the game winning layup. It was the biggest win of the season. On the second night of a back-to-back, on the road against a Pacers (38-23) team with the second-best record in the East...