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One of the major stories floating around the Celtics the past couple days is the rip job ESPN's John Hollinger put on Jeff Green (and Danny Ainge) for signing him. This has contrasted with Doc Rivers showering praise on Jeff Green every day since camp began. Now I'm not one of those fans that immediately goes off on a sportswriter, because he said something bad about my favorite team or player. A sportswriter isn't awesome and smart because he likes my team, nor is he an asshole and an idiot if he dislikes them. With that out of the way, here's Hollinger's comments:
Can they amnesty Green yet, or do they have to wait until the games start? Maybe the Celtics are just trying to keep us on our toes and prove they're capable of screwing up, too. Here's what we know: Green was a fungible player before he missed last season with a heart problem; guaranteeing him four years (with a player option on the fourth!) at a rate far beyond any rational market level is s...
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On scene at #Celtics practice in Waltham. Can hear Kevin Garnett barking out commands from behind curtain. Updates (hopefully) shortly.
— Scott Souza (@scott_souza) October 11, 2012
Curtains up at #Celtics practice in Waltham: Jason Terry, Jared Sullinger again in green starter's jerseys.
— Scott Souza (@scott_souza) October 11, 2012
#Celtics practice #CelticsTalk...
After avoiding talking Celtics for so long, local sports radio stations might find it in their best interests to start paying attention.
If you live in the Boston area and like sports, you probably listen to sports radio. Even occasionally.
For those that don't fall into that category, here's a little briefing for you. There are two local sports radio stations - WEEI and...
With names like Fab Melo and Dionte Christmas, the two Boston Celtics rookies were ready for nicknames.
Kevin Garnett was happy to oblige.
The Celtics center says he likes to come up with pet names for his young teammates. Jared Sullinger is ''Sully'' or sometimes ''Young'un,'' and Christmas is Temple because that's where he went to college...
Videos courtesy of ESPN Boston's Chris Forsberg
You've seen the videos on our site, but Jason Terry made some videos for NOC of him traveling around Fenway meeting and greeting Boston fans. H/T Jacob for the pictures and above video.
Video: Jason Terry asks fans for their autographs
Video: Jason Terry learns a Boston Accent
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During the playoffs, Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo was one of the athletes who we looked forward to checking out his postgame ensemble. Rondo celebrated his cover of Boston Common magazine this week. In the interview, Rondo dubbed himself the best dressed Celtic, that includes the coaching staff, and he also gave his commentary of [...]
Like us on Facebook Celtics Daily Links for Friday, October 12 Bettor.com Boston Celtics guard Avery Bradley feels he is ahead of schedule in his rehab Avery Bradley, who replaced Ray Allen in the starting lineup, says that after double shoulder surgery, he is ahead of the curve in his recovery. He is currently not [...]
Doc Rivers and Danny Ainge hope that a trip abroad is a recipe for another run to the NBA Finals.
There is a familiar sentiment associated with the Celtics recent trip to both Turkey and Milan. One could say the familiarity is eerie, however, having a negative reaction just wouldn’t be proper. In 2007, before the start of the season, the Celtics traveled to London and Rome...
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Not often do you come within a game of the NBA Finals, add depth to your team, and have just about everyone write you off.
Ladies and gentlemen, meet the 2012-13 Boston Celtics.
Seriously. What more could the Celtics have done this offseason? They re-signed Kevin Garnett. They didnt trade Paul Pierce. They enhanced Rajon Rondos happiness by letting Ray Allen walk (forget for a...
The Celtics have their most versatile roster in years, which should allow them to be a better matchup against the Heat.