Found October 26, 2011 on The Sports Bank:
As more and more NBA games gets cancelled, we struggle to find hoops news. Especially anything that isn’t about the labor situation. But we’re here to talk about the NBA and social media. And to do that we have Boston Celtics Interactive Media Director Peter Stringer. The Boston University alum is on the Advisory Board for BostInnovation and the Social Media Society. He’ll be one of four panelists for the “Social Media and Sports” presentation at the Search Engine Strategies 2011 conference in Chicago next month. Like New York Jets Linebacker Bart Scott said “Can’t Wait!” You can follow him on Twitter (@peterstringer) PMB: Congrats on keeping the Celtics site within the top 5 most trafficked, what’s the key to that success? PS: When I first joined the Celtics in 2005, our team was not a championship caliber squad on the court, yet was typically ranked in the top 10 NBA websites. Having a brand with 60 years of history, and now 17 championships, means that fan interes...

Avery Bradley to be Cut

Celtics 2nd year point guard, Avery Bradley, who has recently been playing overseas in Israel is reportedly set to be cut from his squad in the coming days. Bradley is listed on an Israeli basketball statistics website as playing in only one game for Hapoel and scoring only seven points. Bradley signed a deal there with the option to opt out upon completion of a new CBA in the...

Avery Bradley to be released from Hapoel Jerusalem, according to report

According to Rafael Uehara — a “managing figure of The Basketball Post, contributor at EuroLeague Adventures and unemployed dude,” according to his Twitter page — Avery Bradley will soon be released from Hapoel Jerusalem of Israel. (via Red’s Army)I don’t know whether this report is accurate. After all, Uehara is just some “unemployed dude” making comments on Twitter...

KG, Pierce, & Rondo Officially Among 14 Named to All-Star Classic

There were a bunch of dropouts announced yesterday including LeBron and his buddies 'Melo and Chris Paul, but Celtics KG, Pierce, and Rondo are all still planning on playing in the All-Star Classic. The first game will be played in Puerto Rico on Sunday. NBA.comOrganizers say Kobe Bryant, Kevin Durant and Dwyane Wade are expected to headline an exhibition basketball game in...

Paul Pierce, Rajon Rondo, Kevin Garnett could play in world tour exhibition

Paul Pierce, Rajon Rondo and Kevin Garnett could be starting their NBA regular season next week, but instead might participate in a six-game world tour with some of the game’s other superstars. (ESPN)Kobe Bryant, Dwight Howard, Dwyane Wadeand Kevin Durant will headline the roster of 18 all-star players, sources said.The remaining 14 players will be announced Wednesday. LeBron...

Shaq Plays Real Life Frogger

Run Shaq Run! If you are a Shaquille O’Neal fan (and we are), then this video might scare the crap out of you. The Big AARP decides to jaywalk on a very busy street, resulting in Shaq having to sprint to safety. In the end he survives but not after running faster than ever documented. Stay safe big man and use a crosswalk from now on!  

Kevin Garnett will get $5 million a year after he retires

Kevin Garnett’s glare broke down the NBA negotiations a couple weeks ago. Well, that’s not the truth. The owners spun that story, but do you think they fold just when KG stares? Right. KG is intimidating but not THAT intimidating But it is fair to note that many of the hardliners from the players union…

Kevin Garnett still plans to play in World All-Star Classic

The World All-Star Classic has lost some of its shine recently, with some of the NBA’s top players opting to not participate. But there’s one perennial all-star  - Boston Celtics forward Kevin Garnett - who, according to his agent, is very much still in the mix… Others tentatively scheduled to participate include Kobe Bryant, Dwight Howard, Dwyane [...]

Rajon Rondo Big Blue All Star Highlights

With style Rajon Rondo led the Big Blue All Stars against the Villains at Rupp Arena in Kentucky. Finishing with 21 points, 14 assists, 2 steals, 2 rebounds and 1 block. Rondo even hit a few jumpers for good measure too.
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