Found May 23, 2012 on Celtics Life:
Avery bradley and Keyon Dooling interviews after the jump.

Doc Rivers Game 5 pregame interview

via Chris Forsberg

Avery Bradley definitely needs shoulder surgery, perhaps ‘very soon’

Sources: Avery Bradley will definitely need left shoulder surgery, and it may come very soon. "Doubtful" he plays again this postseason.16 minutes ago via webReplyRetweetFavorite@SteveBHoopSteve BulpettObviously, this is not good for Boston’s chances. More to come tomorrow on Bradley’s injury, I assume. For now, here’s what Doc Rivers had to say:Rivers is uncertain...

Obviously, Doc Rivers didn’t visit Pino at Piccolo Nido on...

Obviously, Doc Rivers didn’t visit Pino at Piccolo Nido on the North End this season.

Avery Bradley out with shoulder injury, Ray to start

Doc Rivers says Avery Bradley (shoulder) will not play tonight in Game 5. Ray Allen back in the starting lineup.— David Aldridge (@daldridgetnt) May 21, 2012

Avery Bradley has shoulder surgery today

From WEEI: Celtics coach Doc Rivers announced at Friday morning's practice that Avery Bradley had surgery Friday on his ailing left shoulder and is out for the playoffs. Bradley was diagnosed with a sore rotator cuff during the first round series with the Hawks and attempted to play with pain. But early in the third quarter of Game 4 last Friday in Philadelphia, his shoulder...

It´s Sasha time

“I told him in our exit meetings that his talent is in him, it’s all between his ears. I think he can be a really good player. He’s still relatively young and so we’re going to try to get him out of him.” Doc Rivers Facing a potential elimination against the Sixers may not be the most indicated moment to experiment with the lineups, but Doc Rivers may be forced to do...

Ray Allen felt a better rhythm in Game 6

Think back to the Oklahoma City Thunder defeat right before the All-Star break. A team-building game, Doc Rivers called it. There’s no such thing as a team-building 15-point loss, the crowd shouted back at him. Not for these Boston Celtics.Flash forward to Game 6. A rhythm-builder, Ray Allen called it. There’s no such thing as a rhythm-building 4-for-11 from the field, including...

CLNS Live on NBA TV!

CLNS Locker Room Reporter Jared Weiss asked questions live on NBA TV after game 5. CLNS asked Bass about the six point swing in the middle of the third quarter that got the Celtics their first lead since the middle of the first. CLNS asked Doc Rivers about the gameplan to go to Kevin Garnett [...]

Rajon Rondo Hits Wall at Worst Time for Celtics, Who Need of Guard to Step Up

PHILADELPHIA -- Like a dad handing over the car keys to his son on prom night, Celtics coach Doc Rivers placed his team's fate in Rajon Rondo's hands on Wednesday. It was time to trust the point guard. Instead of triumphantly justifying Rivers' decision, however, Rondo ground the gears, spilled soda on the upholstery and returned the family sedan with a big scratch on...

Game Five Injury Report: Ray Returns to the Starting Lineup With Bradley Out

BOSTON – Avery Bradley will miss game five Monday night in the NBA conference semifinals series against the Philadelphia 76ers due to pain in both shoulders. Ray Allen returns to the starting lineup in his absence. Bradley was not spotted in the building before Monday night’s game and coach Doc Rivers told the media that [...]

Video: Who needs the Celtics Dancers when you have our bench busting a move?

If you haven't noticed yet, during the playoffs our bench has been pretty active in cheering on our starters anytime they produce a great play. The NBA compiled the above video of their new routine, which is a "flexing" dance mostly performed by Keyon Dooling, Ryan Hollins, and Marquis Daniels. I don't know about everyone else, but personally I am appreciating...

Avery Bradley Dealing With Pain in Both Shoulders, Will Miss Game 5 Against Sixers

Avery Bradley's injury woes appear to have worsened. Celtics head coach Doc Rivers said before Monday's playoff game against the Philadelphia 76ers that Bradley is now experiencing pain in his right shoulder, too. The Celtics guard has been limited since dislocating his left shoulder several times, most recently in Friday's Game 4 against the Sixers in Philadelphia. Bradley...

Flex For Your C’s

For those of you who have been watching the Boston Celtics this postseason, have you been watching the bench players after every nice play made by their teammates on the court?  If you haven’t, I’ve attached a video clip to show you exactly what this phenomenon known as “flexing” is.     Explained by Keyon Dooling as a celebration of support for his teammates, if you’re...

Avery Bradley Sidelined With Injury, Leaving Ray Allen, Keyon Dooling to Step Up for Celtics (Video)

When one man is out, the others step up. That's the Celtics way. Avery Bradley will miss Monday's Game 5 against the Philadelphia 76ers with lingering shoulder issues, which Celtics head coach Doc Rivers said before the game have now spread to his right shoulder as well. "I don't know when," Rivers said when asked about when Bradley can be expected to return...
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