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WASHINGTON (AP) -- Boston Celtics coach Doc Rivers says point guard Rajon Rondo will miss Sunday's game against the Washington Wizards with a sprained right wrist.
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Rajon Rondo sat in his first game of the season due to the right wrist injury he suffered against Toronto. Luckily it is only a sprain but we got a chance to see Avery Bradley start in his first NBA game ever. Although Bradley played well, it was not enough for the Celtics to beat the Phoenix Suns, as they lost 79-71 which is a season low for the Celtics. The...
All-Star balloting is under way, and based on who was absent last night, it's not difficult to determine the...
Doc Rivers announced that Rajon Rondo will miss tonight’s matchup with the Suns. Avery Bradley will start in his place with E’Twaun Moore as his backup. Keyon Dooling and Chris Wilcox remain out with an ankle and calf injury respectively. Doc wanted to start Avery because he needed to be surrounded by the better players [...]
Despite missing five players due to injury - including Rajon Rondo, Ray Allen and Mickael Pietrus - the Celtics played arguably their greatest game of the entire season, manhandling the Orlando Magic at the TD Garden 87-56. The Magic drop to 11-5 as the Celtics improve to 7-9. It is the first time all season the Celtics have beaten an opponent with a winning record.
The Magic held...
Without Rajon Rondo in the line up and Ray Allen being sidelined in the first half due to injury, today's game was there for Washington's taking. Instead, the only thing the Wiz Kids got was a steady dose of Paul Pierce. The future hall of famer had a game high 34 points and 10 assists in his best game this season for the C's and lead his team to a 100-94 victory over...
Doc Rivers says his son just wants to play a lot of minutes at Duke. Whether he comes in off the bench doesn't really matter. The Boston Celtics coach popped down to Durham, N.C., on Thursday night to take in the No. 4 Blue Devils' game against Wake Forest -- and it was the first game all year that his son, Austin, didn't start.
The Boston Celtics will be without starters Ray Allen, Rajon Rondo and three bench players, severely depleting their roster for Monday night's game against the Orlando Magic. Boston coach Doc Rivers delivered the news about an hour before the game. Allen jammed his left ankle in the second quarter of Sunday's win at Washington and didn't return.
Ray Allen and Rajon Rondo are among five Celtics out for Monday's game against the Magic.
The Boston Celtics were without starters Ray Allen, Rajon Rondo and three bench players, severely depleting their roster for Monday night's game against the Orlando Magic.
The Celtics are down 46-35 at the half to the Suns after a 14-point first quarter for Marcin Gortat. With Avery Bradley starting at point guard for Rajon Rondo, the Celtics have relied on Paul Pierce to be the facilitator for the second straight game. While Bradley does not run the pick-and-roll well, he has [...]
Boston Celtics (5-9) at Wizards (2-13)
Sunday, January 22
1:00 PM ET
Regular Season Game #15, Road Game #6
TV: CSN-NE, Comcast Sportsnet, NBA-TV,
Radio: WEEI, KTAR
Verizon Center Referees: Joey Crawford, Kevin Fehr, Violet Palmer
This is the 3rd meeting between these two teams this season. The Celtics have already won a home and home series earlier...
Tip: 7:30pm Court: TD Garden Watch it: CSN/NBA TV Hear it: WEEI
Referees: Tom Washington, Leroy Richardson, Scott Twardoski
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Record: 6-9 (3rd Atlantic, 7th East)
Record: 11-4 (1st Southeast, 2nd East)
At Home: 4-5
On road: 5-2
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Doc Rivers says his son just wants to play a lot of minutes at Duke. Whether he comes in off the bench doesn't really matter.