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Expecting anything but drama in this game would have been foolish as the Boston Celtics outlast the Knicks 91-89. This game was a nail-biter as the officials seemed to control the outcome all around. First Paul Pierce made a huge three pointer as the shot clock went off that ended up not counting, then Landry Fields air balled the go ahead three, next Pierce made one of two free throws, and Steve Novak misses the game winning shot.
New York coughed their first half lead by allowed the Celtics to out hustle, out rebound and clamp their defense on the Knicks offensive spurt. A game that was not short of arguments, chest bumps, and technical fouls as the Celtics welcomed Rajon Rondo, who received a black eye
The officials were horrendous on this nationally televised game. The Knicks took 11 first quarter free throws to Boston’s three, which came from a clear shooting foul at the three point line from Paul Pierce. Doc clearly frustrated with the flow of the game, le...
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According to Sherrod Blakely from Comcast Sports Net New England, Rajon Rondo will likely play in tonight's Boston Celtics vs New York Knicks game after sitting out 8 games with an injured wrist.
While there's still no official word yet, all indications are that
Boston Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo will return to the Celtics'
lineup tonight against...
What's uglier - Rajon Rondo's new shiner or the offensive play by both teams in tonight's 91-89 Celtics victory?
The Knicks controlled (I use that term loosely) this game for 3 quarters. They were the more aggressive team on both sides of the ball. But as the Knicks energy level faded in the 4th, the Celtics awoke and made the big plays.
Offensively, the Celtics...
Doc Rivers confirms that Rajon Rondo will be back in the line-up for tonight's match-up between the Boston Celtics and the New York Knicks. Marquis Daniels is out, and Avery Bradley and E'Twaun Moore will share minutes backing up Rondo tonight.
After being relegated to fancy suits and a seat on the bench over the last eight games, it looks like Rajon Rondo is ready to re-enter the Celtics lineup tonight against the New York Knicks. (CSN New England)While there's still no official word yet, all indications are that Boston Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo will return to the Celtics' lineup tonight against the New...
Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo is back in the starting lineup versus the New York Knicks on Friday after an eight-game absence due to a right wrist injury.
BOSTON (AP) -- Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo is expected to return for Friday's game against New York after missing the last eight with a right wrist injury.
7:30 p.m.: He's back. Rondo will start against the Knicks, ending a two-week layoff due to a sprained wrist suffered Jan. 18 against the Raptors. That was also the last time the Celtics had their entire preseason projected starting lineup intact. The projected starters are below. Knicks Tyson Chandler Amare Stoudemire Carmelo Anthony Landry Fields Iman Shumpert Celtics Jermaine...
Despite Rajon Rondo nursing a sprained right wrist, the Boston Celtics have moved back above .500.
With the struggling New York Knicks coming to town, the Celtics could continue their climb even if their All-Star point guard can't go.
Boston continues its five-game stretch at TD Garden on Friday night when it tries to beat the Knicks at home for a 12th consecutive time including...
Tip: 8:00pm Court: TD Garden Watch it: ESPN Hear it: WEEI
Referees: Monty McCutchen, Curtis Blair, Eric Dalen
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Record: 11-10 (2nd Atlantic, 7th East)
Record: 8014 (3rd Atlantic, 10th East)
At home: 7-6
On road: 4-7
New York Knicks (8-14) at Boston Celtics (11-10)
Friday, February 3
8:00 PM ET
Regular Season Game #22, Home Game #14
TV: ESPN, CSN-NE, MSG, NBAC
TD GardenReferees: Monty McCutchen, Curtis Blair, Eric Dalen
This is the second meeting between these two division rivals (or maybe not, depending on who you listen to). They met for the first time for a wild game...
The Boston Celtics finally completed their long climb to get above the .500 mark on Wednesday night at the “New Garden” as they beat up the Toronto Raptors as well as took their lunch money winning by a lopsided margin of 100-64. The home team shot a scorching 52.0% (39-75) from the floor as well as 50% (12-24) from outside the arc. They held their visitors to an anemic 34...
Paul Pierce scored 30 points and Ray Allen had nine of his 14 in the final quarter to lift the Boston Celtics to a 91-89 win over the struggling New York Knicks on Friday night. Kevin Garnett finished with 15 points and eight boards for the Celtics, who won for the seventh time in eight games. Carmelo Anthony scored 26, Tyson Chandler had 20 with 11 rebounds and Amare Stoudemire had 16 with 11...
Paul Pierce scored 30 points and Ray Allen had nine of his 14 in the final quarter to lift the Boston Celtics to a 91-89 win over the struggling New York Knicks on Friday night.
A report from the New York Daily News claimed that Mike D’Antoni would be fired if his Knicks did not beat the Celtics on Friday night.Down two points, perhaps coaching the final timeout of his Knicks career, D’Antoni combed his mustache, prayed for the ghost of Steve Nash to come save him and looked at Carmelo Anthony and Amare, two of the NBA’s most dangerous scorers. He...
The NBA's shortened training camp and condensed schedule appears to be taking a toll on the players.Injuries are piling up all over the league. Stars like Derrick Rose, Chris Paul, Dwyane Wade and Paul Pierce have all missed time.Timberwolves forward Anthony Tolliver thinks the rush to get ready after the ...