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Boston Celtics coach Doc Rivers a close friend of New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick wasn't happy to hear that Wes Welker signed with the Denver Broncos on Wednesday.
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As you have probably noticed, Kevin Garnett isn't playing tonight against the Bobcats due to a strained thigh muscle and Jeff Green started in his place
According to Doc Rivers, KG isn't expected to be out any longer than one game. This is good news because we will need him Monday when the Celtics take on the Miami Heat.
Boston Celtics forward Kevin Garnett...
Jason Terry's Boston Celtics teammates may be impressed with the Miami Heat's current 21-game win streak, but Terry is not. "Not really impressed with it or anything that they do," said Terry,
KG and Pierce, best friends for longer than must of us thoughtKG passed Jerry West for 15th on the NBA’s all-time point list during the game last night in Boston, and followed it up by giving an all-timer of a KG post game interview. I wrote up a piece about a Rajon Rondo post game interview and the more I watch the two of them, the more a lot of their mannerisms and responses...
Pacers reporter Mike Wells of the Indy Star was asked which team the Pacers should avoid in the 1st round of the playoffs?
I still say it’s Boston over any other team the Pacers could face in the first round.
The Celtics are 2-0 against the Pacers this season and you can never shortchange any team that’s coached by Doc Rivers and has Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett, both future...
Paul Pierce hosted “The Truth Strikes Again” charity bowling event in Boston on Thursday night to benefit his “Truth on Health” charity aimed at promoting healthy lifestyles in adolescents and fight childhood obesity. Pierce who brought along his Celtics teammates, led his bowling team to a tournament victory.
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"I really don't even care. I hope they lose every game the rest of the season. I just worry about what this team does"-Paul Pierce
I just love this team. No other team in the league is as hardcore as
the Celtics. They don't care about being liked and what other teams/fans think of them. They embrace the rivalry they have with the Heat and
don't try to suck...
The Heat have a former member of the Boston Celtics as part of their starting 5 this season in Ray Allen. The two teams have had a few playoff battles as of late, so of course there’s no love lost between the two teams. Naturally when asked about the Heat’s current 21-game winning streak, Paul Pierce and company don’t really have much to say about it.
On Saturday night, the Boston Celtics avenged their Tuesday night loss to the Charlotte Bobcats by a 105-88 margin, which was done without Kevin Garnett in the line-up. Jason Terry was the leading scorer for the Celtics with 15 points.
Charlotte Bobcats 88, Boston Celtics 105 - FINAL - March 16, 2013
Jason Terry said he is not impressed with the Miami Heat's current win streak or anything else that they do, for that matter.
Avery Bradley's defensive prowess is now drawing comparison's from Doc Rivers to past hall of famers.
Here's Rivers from an ESPN piece by Chris Forsberg:
It's like Scottie Pippen -- when you played the Bulls, you were praying that, 'I hope he guards the other guy tonight,' " explained Rivers. "Because [Pippen] was one of those guys that could guard...
The Charlotte Bobcats ran past the Celtics 100-74
Players are graded on a curve
Kevin Garnett: 5 Points, 2 Rebounds
KG struggled mightily today in all aspects of the game, and Doc did the right thing by benching him early. His jumper was not as crisp as usual, and he could not hit anything in the paint. It was his worst game in...
The Celtics took a 9 point lead into the half, but with about two and a half minutes to go in the third, the C’s hit the gas and left the Raptors in the rear view mirror. They crushed the Raps 112-88 for their 10th straight home win. The Celtics bench was a giant part of the blowout, outscoring the Raptors bench 58-29.
Paul Pierce had a nice return from his day...
It was sad to see 4 pages on one game thread and 19 on another. Those game threads used to have over 100 pages every game. The Celtics did get the benefit of some calls last night. I'm amazed at how many fans hate their head coach. Makes me very thankful for Doc. Good game for the Celtics. Not so much for the Raptors. Enjoy today's comments...
Thanks to 8 first half turnovers that led to 13 Charlotte points, the Celtics could not put distance between themselves and the ‘Cats early. Boston went into halftime up 50-43. But the guys in green turned it up another notch on both sides of the ball to blow the game open and cruise through most of the 3rd and 4th. Chuck’s prediction was almost dead-on, as Boston wins 108-95...
Boston Celtics coach Doc Rivers stated during his pregame media availability that Kevin Garnett will be given the night off tonight against the Charlotte Bobcats. Rivers on Garnett: Well Kevin's not playing tonight, not because it's a night off, he wasn't moving well in practice or today and so we are sitting him. It was later announced after the coach's availability...