Found April 14, 2013 on Celtics Life:
Extended highlights from  courtesy of yesterday's blowout in Orlando courtesy of  OfficialCelticsHD. Jeff Green finished with 17 points, 6 rebounds, 3 assists, and 2 steals. Paul Pierce with 12 points, 6 rebounds, 8 assists and 1 steal. The Big Ticket with 14 points, 9 rebounds, 3 assists and 1 steal.
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Practice notes: Pierce is sick, Terry is sitting

Before we get to the upcoming playoff series with the Knicks, let’s address the roster situation for the final two regular season games – Tuesday vs Indiana and Wednesday at Toronto. According to ESPN Boston’s Chris Forsberg: * PIERCE (ILLNESS) SITS OUT: Celtics captain Paul Pierce is battling a stomach bug and was told to stay home from practice on Monday. He’s still expected...

Jeff Green’s Elbow Injury Underscores Why Celtics Are Smart to Play It Safe As End of Season Nears

Somewhere in the deepest parts of their psyches, the Celtics harbor some distant and dreamy hope of making this postseason one to remember. Sure, they are missing an All-Star point guard and a young forward who never seemed to play like a rookie, and their two best players are closing in on the twilights of their careers. The Celtics have done just enough to give themselves hope...

Paul Pierce says Ray Allen leaving "hurt"

Ray Allen put on a Boston uniform in 2007 and helped raise Banner 17 that very same year. He spent the next four years trying to help his teammates and the city of Boston raise 18, always coming up short. Most of the time that was at the hands of LeBron James and the Miami Heat. So, this year, when Allen decided to turn down more money from Boston to move to their chief rival in...

Celtics president Rich Gotham, Doc Rivers, Jeff Green and Shavlik Randolph speak about yesterday

If it's worth anything: Kevin Garnett is standing as still as a statue in the middle of the practice floor, staring up at the banners. — Greg Payne (@GregPayne_ESPN) April 16, 2013 The Celtics official twitter account relayed some comments from Celtics president Rich Gotham on the cancellation of tonight's game. In light of the events of yesterday, I think everyone can...

Pierce, Garnett return to Celtics lineup

A night after resting starters Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce, Celtics coach Doc Rivers says that both will be in the starting lineup against the Orlando Magic. With Boston having already clinched a playoff berth, Garnett and Pierce both sat out the Celtics' loss Friday night at Miami. Boston can secure the seventh seed in the playoffs with a victory against the Magic on Saturday...

Video: Doc Rivers dubs Carmelo Anthony a "foul magnet" + Jeff Green speaks

On guarding Melo, Doc said they'll use three guys vs. just one because Melo is a "foul magnet."— Baxter Holmes (@BaxterHolmes) April 15, 2013 Doc: "Because if you guard him alone, you’re going to get into foul trouble. We want to avoid that as much as possible."— Baxter Holmes (@BaxterHolmes) April 15, 2013 So, his Carmelo quote got cut out of the video...

Boston Celtics fall to Miami Heat in final regular season meeting 109-101

After outscoring Miami 27-17 in the first quarter, the daring duo of Jordan Crawford and Jeff Green wasn’t enough and the Celtics lost to the Heat 109-101. Surprisingly Miami’s Big Three all played, but with Pierce and Garnett taking the night off this game was predictably meaningless. Lets run through the bullet points:Jeff Green was the Celtics best player tonight, finishing...

Celtics-Magic Live: Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett Expected to Give It a Go in Magic Kingdom

3 p.m. ET: Jeff Green is not expected to miss any time with the left elbow bruise he suffered late in Friday’s loss to the Heat, so the Celtics should be at full strength — or what amounts to full strength for them, anyway — when they visit the Magic on Saturday. Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett are slated to return for the second leg of this road back-to-back, one of two the...

Your Morning Dump… Where the Celtics hope 7 is their lucky number

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. Business was thus completed. The Celtics secured the seventh seed, avoiding the No. 8 spot and the unwanted draw of the top-seeded Miami Heat in the first round. The Celtics will likely open the playoffs next...

It's official: Celtics vs Knicks in Round 1

After the Celtics locked up the East's 7th seed with their blowout win in Orlando last night, the Knicks have just clinched the #2 spot by defeating the Pacers this afternoon, setting up what could be an epic first round battle between Boston and New York.  Three weeks ago I suggested it might be in the C's best interests to try to make this matchup happen, but after New...

Celtics fall to Miami: 109-101

The Boston Celtics lost to the defending-champion Heat Friday night to give up the season series 3 to 1. Despite some strong individual performances, The Celtics struggled as a team, particularly on the defensive end. Jeff Green scored 25 points on 10-17 shooting with 8 rebounds, Brandon Bass had 14 points and 8 rebounds, and Jordan Crawford went for 20 points. LeBron James and Chris...

Underrated Stat of the Night - Magic 4/13

Tonight, the Celtics woke up from their funk as they beat up the Magic, 120-88. Everybody who played in this one was great. Tonight was a great night to be a Celtic. Now they're just one win shy of a winning season. I'm confident they will get it. Tonight's USOTN goes to the dominant performance of Courtney Lee. Lee led the Celtics tonight with 20 points on 7/10 shooting...

Magic dead on arrival against Celtics

They should have called the fight almost from the moment the game started. Boston came in with the mentality that this was a must-win game to lock up the seventh seed and a date with New York in next week's Playoffs. Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce sat out last night's game against Miami to rest for the Playoffs, perhaps anticipating that this one might be an easy win....

Heat Top Depleted Celtics 109-101

The final Celtics Heat installment of the season lacked many storylines on Friday night. Coming in Doc Rivers announced the team would be without their veteran leaders Pierce and Garnett as they would both be sidelined with ankle left ankle injuries. As the Celtics look to prepare for the playoffs the team face two final back to back series. With a depleted roster Doc looked...

Celtics Cruise Past Magic, Clinch 7th Seed

Celtics 120, Magic 88 Follow @TheNosebleeds The Celtics clinched the 7th seed in the East as Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce returned to action for a tune-up against the Magic. The C’s are now guaranteed to take on the New York Knicks in the first round of the Playoffs. Jason Terry may have been correct when he quipped that the Magic were “terrible” on Friday night, and insinuated...
Celtics News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.