Found November 07, 2012 on Red's Army:
There is no Celtics player under a bigger spotlight than Jeff Green this year.  Or maybe it’s more accurate to say no Celtics player is under more spotlights this season than Jeff Green.  There are people watching to see how he returns from his heart surgery.  Others are looking to see if he lives up to his contract.  And a lot of us just want to see if he’s going to be anything more than the lost guy we got in exchange for Kendrick Perkins. We were tantalized in the preseason by flashes of athleticism.  But, for a variety of reasons, Green’s play can, at best, be characterized as spotty so far in the regular season.  The hope is, with time, Green and the rest of the Green-Teamers will figure it out, and things will slowly fall into place. That doesn’t mean the journey will be easy.  At yesterday’s open practice, the media got a rare glimpse at the entirety of a Celtics practice (there’s usually a curtain obscuring things for most of it).  There, everyone saw Doc getting on Jeff Gre...

Rajon Rondo visits high school, teaches algebra

Rajon Rondo is one of the smartest basketball players in the NBA, but how does he fare in an actual classroom? Pretty well, apparently. The Celtics point guard dropped by some schools on Tuesday morning to meet with kids, and he also did a little teaching of his own. At Burke High School in Dorchester, the All-Star took to the whiteboard to teach some algebra. “Teaching freshman...

Celtics Post Game Show vs Wizards, immediately following the game

The CLNS Radio Boston Celtics Post Game series continues their season-long initiative to cover every single Boston Celtics game. Tonight the Celtics take on the Wizards in Boston. CLNS Radio has teamed up with SB Nation’s CelticsBlog to simulcast every post game show. We will also be partnering with CelticsBlog to bring you a joint video Post Game Report, following every...

Report: Keyon Dooling Accepts Player Development Position With The Boston Celtics

    During the CLNS Radio Celtics Postgame Show last night, CLNS Locker Room reporter Jared Weiss discussed the visit to the Boston Celtics locker room by the recently retired Keyon Dooling to hang out with some of his old teammates and share some wisdom prior to the game against the Washington Wizards.  Little did [...]

The Celtics miss Bradley’s full-court defense but JET doesn’t

To say the Celtics have been bad defensively this year would be an understatement. Through three games (HUGE sample size) the Celtics are 24th in defensive efficiency. Take that stat with a grain of salt (the Miami Heat are 29th in defensive efficiency ahead of only the Detroit Pistons), but if you’ve been watching this season you know that the Celtics have been pretty painful...

Celtics Get 100-94 Win in OT

The Celtics ground out their second win of the season to get to .500 as they beat the Wizards 100-94 at home in overtime. Five Celtics were in double figures and the bench finally came through for the Celtics in the win. The game went back and forth throughout with 13 ties and 14 lead changes. The Celtics built an 11 point lead at one point while the Wizards biggest lead was 7...

Jason Terry is a Celtic - Parking Cars

In Episode 6 of Jason Terry is a Celtic from NOC, Jet tries his hand at parking cars and decides that it's a bit pricey. [Discuss on CG Forums!]

Celtics Injury News: Avery Bradley Still Six Weeks Away

The Boston Celtics have been without Avery Bradley for all of the preseason and the first few games of the regular season.  He underwent surgery on his right shoulder in May and missed the postseason.  The Celtics hope to get him back as soon as possible, and while there have been no setbacks, his return is still far off.According to Steve Bullpet of the Boston Herald, Coach Doc...

Enemy Chatter: Veteran play of Rondo led to Wizards demise

We often wonder what opposing teams, their beat reporters and bloggers are saying about the Celtics. Here’s a look at some enemy chatter from Washington. With 2:02 left in the overtime period, and the Wizards down, 93-92, Bradley Beal had the ball in his hands looking to make a play. He dribbled up the right side of the floor, got caught under the basket, left his feet, and passed...

Boston Celtics News from Around the Web: Daily Links for Thursday, 11/8

Like us on Facebook Celtics 100, Wizards 94 (OT) The Boston Globe, The Boston Herald (AP), WEEI, CSNNE (video), ESPN Boston “Rapid Reaction” Boston Globe Celtics’ win over the Wizards not too much to be proud of – So far the C’s are not looking like the team we think they are. CSNNE Wilcox makes most of minutes [...]

Wilcox's hustle sparks Celtics in OT win over Wizards

BOSTON -- Chris Wilcox wasn't on the floor when the Celtics finally defeated the Wizards in overtime Wednesday night. Boston's backup center wasn't playing down the stretch of regulation, when Washington rallied to force OT. In fact, Wilcox, working his way back from heart surgery, logged only three minutes and 41 seconds in the game. However, he made every second...

Game #4: Boston Celtics hang on in overtime for first home win of season

Celtics – 100, Wizards – 94 On Wednesday night Boston was treated to the first snow storm of the year, making getting around the city far more difficult than it should have been. Inside the Garden, the going was equally tough for the Celtics, who were forced into overtime by a Washington Wizards team missing [...]

Boston 100, Washington 94 - Celtics Outlast Wizards in Overtime

The Celtics swept their home-and-home series against the Washington Wizards. Boston needed overtime to best the opposition on their home floor, but survived by a score of 100-94. Brandon Bass tallied five big points in overtime, giving the Celtics an 97-92 lead. Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce iced the the game with free throws. Bass was on the court for most of the end of regulation...

Celtics sneak past Wizards, Sox to make noise at winter meetings?

The Celtics snuck past the Wizards 100-94 in overtime Wednesday night at the TD Garden. It was their second win over Washington in five days. Kevin Garnett led the team with 20 points and 13 rebounds, while Rajon Rondo was right behind with 18 points and 14 assists. The team returns to action Friday night when they host the 76ers. Celtics win over the Wizards not much to be proud...

Atleast, the Boston Celtics aren't as bad as the Los Angeles Lakers

Praise Jesus he is not our coach. Yes, we only have one win and barely beat the lowly Wiards. Yes, our offense doesn't have a flow at times. Yes, we have 9 new players learning a system. Yes, we only have 3 players since our championship team. Yes, our highly anticipated bench has not played as great as we expected. All that said though, I am so happy I am not the Los Angeles...

Crunchtime with Macattack Sunday 10AM ET: Patriots, Celtics & More

After last week’s highest live-listener count, Crunchtime with Macattack tries to break the mark again as sports fanatic Pat Curley joins the show to break down the week that was in sports. The Patriots return to action in a pivotal divisional game against the Buffalo Bills at Gillette Stadium. Do the Bills have any fight [...]
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