Found February 07, 2012 on CLNS Radio:
      This Charlotte franchise has been a thorn in the Celtics side recently. The Celtics have an 18-7 all-time record against them, but the Bobcats have taken the last two contests. This will be the first meeting between the two teams in this lockout shortened season. The Celtics have been on a roll [...]

Greg Stiemsma contract to be guaranteed today before deadline?

Is sweat pouring from Greg Stiemsma’s skin as tonight approaches? Stiemsma, the lone Boston Celtic on a non-guaranteed contract this season, will find out by 6 p.m. tonight whether the team intends to guarantee his contract for the rest of the season.According to the Boston Globe, Stiemsma’s contract is expected to be guaranteed before the deadline. A month or two ago, when...

Celtics defeat Charlotte on an historic night 94-84

The evening would belong to Paul Pierce. The rest of the Celtics would make sure that Pierce's evening wouldn't be filled with mixed emotions. After an unimpressive first half that saw Pierce struggle mightily, the Celtics play down to Bobcats and allow Charlotte to feel like they were actually an almost-decent team, the Captain finally completed the task that everyone...

Celtics Games in Boston

If you’re a Celtics fan and you’re in the Greater Boston area (and beyond), you’ll be hoping to score some tickets to Celtics games at the TD Garden. There are certain dates on the Celtics schedule that all true Celts fans look for; the rivalries they enjoy with other NBA teams. Everyone knows the C’s arch-enemy is the LA Lakers, and Celtics Lakers tickets are always difficult...

Kobe on being Shaq’s teammate: “There was no way it was going to last… it wasn’t a natural mix.”

With Kobe Bryant passing Shaquille O’Neal for fifth place on the NBA’s all-time scoring list, two have been exchanging pleasantries through the media. But when mentioning both Kobe and Shaq in the same sentence, obviously you’re going to think of their beef that ended their run together in Los Angeles and temporarily embittered their relationship. At one point Shaq called...

Paul Pierce to Pass Larry Bird as 2nd Greatest Scorer in Celtics History

Paul Pierce is just 10 points shy of leap-froggin ahead of Larry Legend, placing him just behind John Havliceck on the all-time scoring list for the Boston Celtics. Pierce should reach the milestone tonight against the Bobcats. From the Herald: “Bird retired with 21,791 regular-season points. John Havlicek, the all-time franchise leader, is a galaxy away with 26,395, which remains...

Pierce passes Bird for No. 2 in Celtics scoring

Paul Pierce has passed Larry Bird for second place on the Boston Celtics' career scoring list.

Pierce Celts' No. 2 scorer, passes Bird (AP)

Paul Pierce knew what was on the line with every shot. The pressure was quite clear to Pierce and anyone else in the arena as he stood on the verge of passing Larry Bird for No. 2 on Boston's career scoring list. He needed only 10 points to overtake Bird when the Celtics hosted Charlotte on Tuesday night and those final three seemed as if they would never come.

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