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Kevin Garnett scored his 25,000th career point in the second quarter last night (you may have heard), so immediately we knew two things.Reporters were going to be interested in what he had to say post-game andHe was going to be a great interview because, you know, KG.Sure enough, both things were true. Here’s the video of KG’s post-game interviews after blowing out the Lakers...
Tonight, in a game that saw the Boston Celtics blow out their rival Los Angeles Lakers and Kevin Garnett reach 25,000 career points, Fab Melo also earned his first NBA basket. Melo had a somewhat humorous comment when it came to KG's milestone:
Fab Melo to KG after Garnett reached 25K points: "I told him, 'I have 24,998 to go.' Hopefully I'll get there."...
Following a big 116-95 win over the Lakers in which he became the 16th player in NBA history to eclipse 25,000 career points, Kevin Garnett sounded off on the recent trade rumors swirling around him – being brutally honest as usual. The Six-year Celtic made it clear that he’s dedicated to his team, ”I don’t know what y’all sources or whoever’s making up these bullsh...
BOSTON — When Kevin Garnett is in a really good mood, he has a tendency to make cooking analogies.
Hey, we all have our things.
Since Rajon Rondo went down with a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee, Garnett has been one of the most vocal Celtics in talking about every players’ need to step up in one area or another to take on the many roles Rondo fulfilled all...
With a silky smooth fadeaway jumper during the second quarter of Thursday night’s game against the Lakers, Celtics forward Kevin Garnett became the 16th player in NBA history to reach the 25,000 career points milestone. KG sank the jumper over Los Angeles’ Earl Clark with just over eight minutes left to play in the second to join some of the basketball’s most elite names before...
Kevin Garnett, following his historic night, told the media that he doesn’t want to play anywhere else. It is kind of ironic that Kevin Garnett says if it is up to him he would retire a Celtic, when it is up to him. He has a no trade clause so if he wants to stay a Celtic forever that is his choice.
“There has been plenty of speculation in the last...
After the ACL tear of point guard Rajon Rondo, many stuck a fork into the Boston Celtics season. With aging stars up and down the roster, many assumed the Celtics should start trying to trade some assets for young pieces and the future. Forward Kevin Garnett has found himself in the midst of numerous [...]
Kevin Garnett future Hall of Famer? I think most would agree he deserves a spot. Thursday night in a blowout against the Lakers, KG scored his 25,000th point. KG becomes the first player in NBA history to amass 25,000 points, 10,000 rebounds, 5,000 assists, 1,500 blocks and steals.
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Sure, the rumors are fun, but Celtics President of Basketball Operations, Danny Ainge, shot them down Thursday when asked about the much talked about trade assets, Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett. He stated comfortably, that the most likely scenario is that the two will not be traded at the deadline.
According to ESPN:
On if he’s comfortable saying that Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce...
I do not want to highlight one player in tonight’s win, as this was truly one of the Celtics best team efforts of the year. In direct opposition to what I just said, the only player I do want to highlight is Kevin Garnett, who got his 25,000th point tonight with a fade-away jumper. His response? Thanking all the people who helped him get there and finished with a “it’s...
Carmelo Anthony's wife Lala reportedly tastes like Honey Nut Cheerios according to Kevin Garnett but one flaky fan in Minnesota sounds like he is just plain nuts.
Anthony was confronted by a trash-talking Timberwolves fan — while entering the Target Center Friday night — who harassed the Knicks star about Garnett. The obsessed man taunted Anthony about his Celtics rival...
Tip: 6PM Court: TD Garden Watch it: CSN Hear it: WEEI
Referees: Tony Brothers, Olandis Poole and Eddie F. Rush
Spread: BOS -2.0
Boston Celtics Tickets
At home: 18-9
On road: 11-15
Streak: Won 6
Streak: Won 9
Buckets: Pierce (18.6 ppg)
Buckets: Danilo Gallinari (17.1 ppg)
The New York Post is reporting that Carmelo Anthony had an uncomfortable experience as he entered the Target Center last night for the Knicks vs Timberwolves game.
A crazy fan reportedly was able to sneak by Target Center security, and followed Melo from the team bus all the way to the lockerroom, screaming at Melo in regards to Kevin Garnett.
The fan snuck by security when the Knicks...
Tip: 8PM Court: TD Garden Watch it: TNT Hear it: WEEI
Referees: Monty McCutchen, Nick Buchert and Ed Malloy
Boston Celtics Tickets
At home: 17-9
On road: 8-16
Streak: Won 5
Streak: Won 3
Buckets: Pierce (18.5 ppg)
Buckets: Kobe Bryant (27.6 ppg)
Boards: Garnett (7.4 rpg)
Keeping the Celtics as a contending team is a daunting prospect with all their injury concerns and the continual conversation of are they better without Rondo. Last night's game provided the proof that this team is mediocre at best. The Toronto Raptors led by new leader, Rudy Gay gave a spirited effort and Boston played down to their expectations. It was very hard to tell...