Found August 12, 2012 on Red's Army:
Today’s matchup rounds out the top four seeds in the tournament and features two types of three-pointers. Ray Allen and Paul Pierce have hit a ton of threes during the New Big Three Era, some clutch and others were to reach milestones.  Last season Ray Allen surpassed Reggie Miller with a three vs the LA Lakers to become the NBA’s all-time leader in threes made.  This season Pierce used a 3-ball to surpass Larry Bird into second place on the Celtics’ all-time scoring list.  Check out below for more details of the matchup. #4 Seed – Ray Allen’s Clutch Three Ties Game 2 @ Miami: After dropping Game 1 in Miami, Rajon Rondo had perhaps the greatest playoff game of his career, scoring a career high 44 points.  The Celtics lead most of the game and threatened to steal home court advantage away from Miami.  The Heat came roaring back and took a late lead and even got Paul Pierce to foul out.  But it was a clutch three-pointer by Ray that tied the game, eventually sending it to OT where the...

A Few More Random Jeff Green Thoughts

Recently, I posted A Few Random Jeff Green Thoughts. Those thoughts were mostly around the possible reasons for his signing being imminent for well over a month. We still don't have the answer to what is holding up his signing, but he's been working out and playing pick up games and so I'm thinking it has more to do with the language and conditions in the contract...

Jason Terry's New Tatoo Wins the Offseason

You may recall that when Jason Terry was introduced at the press conference he said he had something special in mind for his new tattoo.  He wasn't kidding.  He had gotten a tattoo of the Larry O'Brien trophy on his bicep in the off season before the Mavs won their Championship in 2011.  Today, Terry sent out this tweet to herald the unveiling of his new Celtics tattoo...

Video: Kris Joseph interview at Celtics Summer Soiree

We saw WEEI's earlier interviews from the Boston Celtics Summer Soiree with Courtney Lee and Avery Bradley, and now we have one from rookie Kris Joseph. In the above video, Joseph speaks on his experience in the summer league, what he looks forward to in the upcoming Celtics training camp, how he is eager to learn from guys like Pierce, Rondo, Garnett, and Dooling, and how...

Video: Avery Bradley interviewed at Celtics Summer Soiree

WEEI posted this interview a couple days ago. As expected, Bradley is anxious to get back on the court. He wants to play opening night, but right now reports are that he is doubtful to be ready to start the season. Bradley figures big into this season's plans and the Celtics future, so it's very important not to rush him back and have the shoulder injuries become a nagging...

GIF: LeBron James wildin’ after Team USA wins gold, James Harden dances with Wenlock doll

  These boys are HAPPY  as they fought a tightly contested race against Spain, you can see the excitement all over LeBron’s face as he dances. Congrats, boys!

Chris Wilcox NOW LIVE on CLNS Radio – Call in with questions 347-215-7771 #Celtics

    CLNS Radio is pleased to announce that Boston Celtics big man Chris Wilcox will be appearing on the Celtics Late Night Show tonight at 8 p.m. EST. Last season, prior to discovering a heart ailment, Wilcox grabbed the attention of Celtics Nation with his gritty style of play. This year, he is back [...]

Brandon Bass Doing Good Things in China and at Home

Brandon Bass has been doing some good things in China this summer. He was teaching basketball at the 2012 Lenovo Basketball Camp at the Beijing Sport University in Beijing. The camp included 81 young basketball players from ages 7 to 23 and lasted four days. On the first day of camp Bass spoke to the kids and young adults and lead them through some basketball workouts. Bass...

Celtics' Terry shows off new tat

Boston Celtics' Jason Terry has exuded confidence ever since he stepped on an NBA court. From his cocky, brash times with the Mavericks to now this. Terry recently took to Twitter to show off his new tattoo which once again shows he has a ton of confidence with Boston and has high expectations for the Celtics heading into next season. "The Jet" got himself a new...

LeBron James, Kevin Durant and Company Share Jubilation Over Gold Medal on Twitter

Basketball fans may have thought it was too close, but by the time the final buzzer sounded, Team USA had gotten it done and brought home the gold medal for men's basketball by beating Spain 107-100. Kevin Durant dropped 30 points to become the all-time single-Olympics scoring champ, while LeBron James scored several crucial points near the end of the game and passed Michael...

Today's Celtics Links 8/13

Herald  Coach K leaves masterful Olympic run at the top of his game Team USA wins gold, beats Spain 107-100 in men’s hoops Globe World's greatest unibrow - and other post-Olympic thoughts Want an Olympian’s nightstand? It’s on sale here Celtics Green  Congratulations to Team USA- GOLD! A Few More Random Jeff Green Thoughts CelticsBlog  Ray Allen Doesn't Sound...

LeBron James completes year-long run that everyone always expected

LeBron James joined Dwyane Wade's team in Miami and became its biggest star. He won the NBA's regular season MVP and was instrumental in securing his first NBA title this past season. He streamlined all that into his second Olympic Gold this weekend and is now alone in a place where we always thought he should be. Unequivocally the best basketball player in the world. He...

Book Review: Dream Team

Decades before LeBron James, Kevin Durant and company terrorized their international hoops competition, the one and only original Dream Team changed the course of basketball forever.  Yes, it has already been 20 years since the Michael Jordan-Magic Johnson led U.S. Olympic team ran roughshod over the world at the 1992 Barcelona Olympics, and to mark the occasion veteran basketball...

Paw Prints - The Daily UConn Roundup - 8/12

Paw Prints is our daily look at the happenings for the UConn Huskies football, men's basketball and women's basketball teams as well as the other sports the student-athletes engage in. We will do our best to bring you the links from all of the media that covers the Huskies on a daily basis. As always, links can be found by clicking on the read more button below if you&...
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