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The Celtics are not looking to add another guard to the roster despite the surprising departure of Keyon Dooling.
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“What you saw in the playoffs is what we’ve known for a little while about Rajon, is Rajon,” Ainge said. “A lot of people will say Rajon’s had success because he’s had three superstars and Hall-of...
On today’s All
About 18 edition, we take a closer look at the Boston Celtics’s deep big
man pool featuring the recently acquired Darko Milicic and Jason Collins and
the returning Chris Wilcox.
Of the three, Milicic may be the most maligned for having
been famously (or notoriously) drafted second overall by Detroit in 2003 behind LeBron
James and ahead...
Only word I can think of is #BLESSED. IT’S A HONOR TO BE APART OF @jumpman23 instagr.am/p/QA1CJNhILN/
— Jared Sullinger (@Jared_Sully0) September 25, 2012
This is huge news for Jared Sullinger obviously and also for Scott and I. Jordan Brand announced this afternoon that Boston Celtics rookie Jared Sullinger has been signed to endorse the Jumpman! Sully has rocked and repped...
BOSTON, Ma — Last year the Celtics outdid just about everyone’s expectations by coming within minutes of the NBA Finals. But after what is widely considered to have been a fairly successful off season, most fans and media folk alike believe Boston should end up right back in the same spot this year; battling [...]
I have written much about how important chemistry is for a team. With 8 new players on the league, chemistry is a question on this team. How will the pieces fit together?
The young guys including Jared Sullinger, Fab Melo, Kris Joseph, Jamar Smith, and Deonte Christmas have been working out together all summer and have formed a bond between them. One of those players won...
First things first, no one should really care too much what ESPN thinks. Secondly, our players tend to play better with a chip on their shoulders. Rajon Rondo was the highest ranking Celtic again this year in ESPN's Player Rankings. Last year he came in at #17 overall and this year he's up to #12. Being considered the 12th best player in the NBA is nothing to sneeze at, but...
"Rondo has been great, just terrific this summer," Rivers said. "He reached out to all the players and got every single one of them to fly to L.A. and practice together. They put in about four or five hours a day. Paul and KG were already out there, but Rondo got Jason and Courtney Lee and all the other guys on board too.
"He called and asked me...
ESPN.com and the TrueHoop Network have been ranking the top 500 players in the NBA before the upcoming season. Rajon Rondo earned the #12 spot on the list and now every Celtics player is on the list. Kevin Garnett, even at the ripe age of 36, was listed at #21 and Paul Pierce, who probably [...]
Boston Celtics forward Jeff Green is excited to be back on the court after having surgery for an aortic aneurysm last December.
After being away from the game of basketball for a year, there is nobody who anticipates the commencement of the 2012-’13 NBA season more than Boston Celtics forward, Jeff Green.
When the NBA lockout ended and teams began practicing in December, Green...
Jason Terry, you just get us. It’s heartwarming.From CSNNE:“My mission is to kill; whether it’s the Heat, whether it’s the Lakers. Hopefully both. That’s my mission, and that’s what I’m here to do,” Terry said on Tuesday… “Another opportunity to win a championship, that’s what it’s all about. There’s no other motive but to go out and win, and win it all...
If professional athletes are ever to get their just due as master players in "Words With Friends," Paul Pierce will need to deliver in the next week. Pierce is the lone athlete in a star-laden lineup of competitors in the "Words With Friends" Celebrity Challenge, which begins Thursday and runs through Wednesday, according to ESPN Playbook. The Celtics forward...
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Last June the Boston Celtics went into the draft with back-to-back first-round picks and a need for some size. They managed to select a pair of talented bigs in 6'9" Jared Sullinger (at #21) from Ohio St. and 7'0" Fab Melo (#22) from Syracuse, both of whom were at some point considered lottery to mid-first round picks. But because of some pre-draft concerns...