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Monday, January 2nd, 2012
7:30 PM ET
TV: Comcast SportsNet HD
Steve Buckhantz, Phil Chenier
Radio: 106.7 The Fan - http://bit.ly/5yZqu8
Dave Johnson, Glenn Consor
A rematch of last night's game, the Wizards (0-4) travel to Boston (2-3) still in search of their first victory. The matchups will be the same, and Washington will look to build on the momentum they had in the second half of last night's game.
The Wizards made a few runs in the 3rd and 4th quarter's yesterday behind strong play from Wall, but could not get closer than 7 points. Everytime the Wizards went on a run, Rajon Rondo seemed to have an answer whether it be scoring, assisting, or rebounding (he had a triple double).
Wall vs. Rondo will again be a huge matchup. Also, look for McGee again to have a big game as they do not have anyone that can match up with him physically. We need to get more scoring out of the post though...and Andray Blatche will need to step up if the Wizards want a chance at a victory.
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Happy New Year to all Celtic fans as the team carries over the success against the Pistons into Washington where they beat the Wizards 94-86. Washington is still looking for their first win of the season. The Wizards are led by John Wall who is not having the most successful start to his sophomore campaign with only 13 points and 6 assists...
Rajon Rondo had 18 points, 14 assists and 11 rebounds while Kevin Garnett had 24 points and nine rebounds to lead the Boston Celtics over the winless Washington Wizards 94-86 on Sunday night. The victory was the Celtics' second straight after losing their first three. Washington is 0-4. After losing their opener by six to New Jersey, the Wizards have lost the last three by 47 points.
John Wall cites Rajon Rondo's rebounding, penetration and passing as things he can learn from.
Rajon Rondo had 18 points, 14 assists and 11 rebounds while Kevin Garnett had 24 points and nine rebounds to lead the Boston Celtics over the winless Washington Wizards 94-86 on Sunday night.
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Final: Celtics 94, Wizards 86
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Rajon Rondo had 18 points, 14 assists and 11 rebounds while Kevin Garnett had 24 points and nine rebounds to lead the Boston Celtics over the winless Washington Wizards 94-86.
Before the start of Sunday’s game against Boston, Wizards Coach Flip Saunders told John Wall to have fun again. The point guard did just that, and as a result, Wall turned in his best game statistically.
The No. 1 overall pick in 2010 had a team-high 19 points and eight assists, and he added seven rebounds, a steal and a block in nearly 39 1
2 minutes. That production, however...
I imagine Rashard Lewis wakes up each morning, admires his grizzly goatee in the mirror, thanks God (or Otis Smith) for his $118 million contract and then spends 45 minutes throwing darts at a board adorned with photos of Nick Young, Andray Blatche and Jordan Crawford. It took just 18 seconds for Young to launch his first step-back, contested jump shot of the night. Blatche continued...
The Celtics shot 50% from the floor last night and it helped them get a nice road win over the Wizards. Kevin Garnett led the way for the Celtics in this game with 24 points, 9 rebounds, 3 assists, 1 steal and 1 blocked shot. Rajon Rondo also had a great game with 18 points, 11 rebounds, 14 assists and 1 steal. Ray Allen pitched in with 13 points, 3 rebounds, 1 assist and...
WASHINGTON - On one play last night, Celtics center Jermaine O’Neal tried to dunk lefthanded on the Wizards’ JaVale McGee after a behind-the-back dish from Rajon Rondo. Perhaps it was the criticism he received after scoring just 8 points in the first three games, but O’Neal has been an aggressive and productive scorer the past two games.
After a season-opening three-game losing streak, the Boston Celtics feel a whole lot better about things after two straight wins.
Another matchup with the winless Washington Wizards should buoy their spirits even more.
The Celtics look to even their record with a second victory over the Wizards in as many days Monday night at TD Garden.
Poor defensive efforts left the four-time...
Tonight the Boston Celtics faced off against the athletic, John Wall powered, Washington Wizards. The Celtics were looking to get back to a .500 record, after the convincing 94-86 win last night with Rajon Rondo leading the way. The Wizards were grasping for their first win of the season (and the new year) after racking up their 4th loss (0-4).
With Jermaine O'Neal out for the...
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