Found December 20, 2011 on
Doc Rivers plans to utilize Kevin Garnett in 5-minute increments.
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When Kevin Garnett is down on all fours and barking like a dog, you know he's playing for keeps. Even in the past when he's wearing a suit on the sidelines yelling at an opposing inbounder, you know he's giving everything he can emotionally for his team when you see him mean mugging all who oppose him. Some may view this behavior as strange, peculiar, or weird, but...
Doc Rivers has certainly had better views to a season than this one.
But on the eve of the 2011-12 campaign,...
It often works the other way around. When a player joins the tradition-laden Boston Celtics, it elicits giddiness.
But not for Glen Davis. He was happy to be leaving the Celtics.
"I was really excited," Davis said of hearing the news earlier this month that a sign-and-trade had been worked out for him to head to Orlando. "It's a great opportunity."
ESPN Boston’s Chris Forsberg is reporting that the Celtics rookie Power Forward and first round selection JaJuan Johnson has seemingly earned the trust of future Hall of Famer Kevin Garnett. The quote from Forsberg: * JJ earns KG’s trust: It may seem minor, but JaJuan Johnson appears to have already earned the trust of Kevin Garnett and that’s huge [...]
Paul Pierce is apparently still suffering from a right heel injury that first acted up at the beginning of training camp and he won't play in the Celtics' final preseason game against Toronto on Wednesday. Doc Rivers commented on Pierce's injury."I'm concerned," Doc Rivers said on Tuesday. "I'm not concerned long-term, but I am concerned short...
With the unfortunate news that Jeff Green will miss the entire 2011-12 season because of a serious heart condition, it's difficult to ignore the fact that the injury is a major blow to the Celtics. Obviously, Green's health is far and away the most important aspect of the latest development. Any injury is serious, but a heart condition is particularly alarming, and it'...
There was no wavering by Celtics coach Doc Rivers as the Raptors sliced into his team’s 12-point lead in the fourth quarter of yesterday’s exhibition game at Air Canada Centre.
The Celtics are in the market for a free agent, and likely will cut the roster to 14 players to keep a spot open, coach Doc Rivers said last night.
Whicle admitting Jeff Green's condition is a blow to the Celtics, Doc Rivers stressed the positives in the situation.
There is no place Tyson Chandler would rather be on Christmas than at Madison Square Garden trying to make life miserable for Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce. But there is a part of him will miss being in Dallas as they hand out championship rings.