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Boston Celtics forward Paul Pierce blew a kiss to New York Knicks fans at Madison Square Garden after hitting a 21-footer to seal the win for the Celtics.
The basket by Pierce gave the Celtics a 6 point lead with 45 seconds left and put the game out of reach. Pierce led the Celtics in scoring during Monday night's 102-96 victory over the Knicks.
Pierce's playful taunting, combined with Kevin Garnett's trash talk (that really got under Carmelo Anthony's skin), just made the Knicks-Celtics rivalry a lot more interesting.
Related: Kevin Garnett gets under Carmelo Anthony's skin as Celtics beat Knicks (Video)
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The Celtics beat the Knicks at Madison Square Garden on Monday night, but not without some extra fireworks.
Kevin Garnett and Carmelo Anthony got into it a bit on the court, and that tension spilled over after the game.
Here's exclusive footage of Anthony waiting for Garnett and co. at the Celtics team bus.
I wonder if the league will...
Kevin Garnett hurled fighting words at Carmelo Anthony during a Knicks-Celtics game
If you have not heard by now, Carmelo Anthony was pushed to his limits Monday night when Kevin Garnett allegedly made disrespectful remarks about Melo’s wife, La La Anthony.
Carmelo was seen standing outside the Celtics team bus “waiting” for KG to exit the locker room. Many...
Carmelo Anthony and the always "drama" Kevin Garnett got into it on the court Monday during Boston’s 102-96 victory at Madison Square Garden. Words were exchanged between the two stars and like always KG back downed like the true gangster he is. Reports state Melo was still angry after the game, ‘Melo was so heated, … Continue reading »
New video has appeared which shows that Carmelo Anthony and Kevin Garnett did meet up outside after Monday night's Knicks-Celtics game and looked more ready to tangle than just talk.
TMZ posted a video of Garnett approaching Anthony inside the Madison Square Garden tunnel where the Boston team bus was waiting and its pretty clear both men were ready to take it to another level...
TMZ posted a grainy video of Carmelo Anthony and Kevin Garnett, completely surrounded by security personnel, exchanging words near the Celtics team bus on Monday night. No, the words ‘Honey Nut Cheerios’ cannot be overheard amongst the yelling:
Oh well for leaving it all on the court.
While it’s no secret that Kevin Garnett and Carmelo Anthony almost tangled outside the Celtics’ team bus Monday night after their on-court battle, just how close they got to slugging it out is now available on video.
TMZ has come through in the clutch, posting a video that shows the shouting match between Anthony and Garnett. While much...
You would have to have been under a rock the past 48 hours to not have knowledge of the situation that has gone on between Carmelo Anthony and Kevin Garnett.
Anthony and Garnett indeed did take a beef from the court, and ended with the two having words and needing to be separated in front of the Celtics bus.
That was 2 days ago, and with the Knicks playing well right now, Carmelo...
Doc Rivers admits that NBA trash talking can get out of hand, but on Thursday he insisted that Kevin Garnett did not cross a line while chirping at the Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony during Monday’s 102-96 victory.
Some reports emerging after the incident indicated that Garnett had made his talking personal, mentioning Anthony’s wife. Whatever he said, it clearly infuriated Anthony...
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CelticsLife Game Recap
Kevin Garnett: Did not make his usual impact tonight, but no starter did. He did play his usual great defense however, which was something positive about his night. It was good that Doc got to limit his minutes tonight, and it was great that the team could win without a lot of contribution from...
Some things never change. The sun rises in the East, I get the pretty girl, and Paul Pierce owns the Knicks.
In a game with playoff level intensity, the Celtics beat New York, 102-96. Paul Pierce (23 points, 6 rebounds) played the villain yet again, nailing the game-sealing dagger in Spike Lee’s grill with 45 seconds to go.
By my unofficial count, Carmelo Anthony committed 9 personal...
After every game, we’ll take stock of how each individual performance affects the player’s overall value.
Offense: Defense: Overall:
Kind of a blah effort from Rondo for most of the night. He looked aggressive early, and he had spurts of energy, but overall, not much to speak of. He had more energy directing the defense from the bench...
The NBA is looking into a Monday night incident after the Boston Celtics/New York Knicks game involving Carmelo Anthony and Kevin Garnett.
Anthony appears to have tracked Garnett down after the game and went screaming after him underneath the stands, near the Celtics team bus at Madison Square Garden.
The act was said to be payback for a double tech called on the duo during...
NY Knick Carmelo Anthony went 6 of 26 in last night's 102-96 loss to the Boston Celtics. And then he couldn't even catch Kevin Garnett's bus (vid via Nick Disalvo bwo Craig...
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Carmelo Anthony's pursuit of Boston Celtics forward Kevin Garnett will cost the New York Knicks star one game. The NBA announced that Anthony was suspended for Thursday's game in Indiana against the Pacers due to his actions following the Knicks' Monday loss to the Celtics. Anthony and Garnett got into an on-court tussle that resulted in a double technical foul in...