Found March 18, 2012 on Red's Army:
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. Serious box-score readers may do a double-take when they see that Marquis Daniels played 20 minutes, most of them meaningful. That has happened since ... who knows when? Okay, since Jan. 23. Basically, he had been a fixture on the bench since the arrival of Mickael Pietrus. But he was on the floor when the Celtics made their run and not only finished with 8 points, but also was the only Celtic who had a plus-minus better than plus-1. He was plus-8. "He played great for us," Rivers said of Daniels, adding he went with Daniels out of a "gut" decision. ESPN Boston Glad to see Marquis Daniels is capable of making a contribution to this team. He's stayed healthy this year, mostly because he's never on the court. Quis was in Doc's circle of trust for the first month and a half...

Marquis Daniels Likely To Be Waived

Celtics swingman, Marquis Daniels is being listed as one of the most likely candidates to be waived in the next few days as a measure to open up roster spots for the Celtics. Daniels started the season off strong, but has since lost significant minutes and now hardly plays due to ineffectiveness. The Celtics are [...]

Celtics Have Had Preliminary Discussions to Buy-Out Marquis Daniels

Follow me on Twitter @CLNS_Sean There has been speculation, even on CLNS Radio that the Boston Celtics were looking to part ways with Marquis Daniels. A. Sherrod Blakely of has reported that the Celtics have indeed had preliminary talks to have Daniels agree to the buy-out. His agent commented on the subject to Blakely: [...]

Boston Celtics will sign another big, Kaman still not completely out of the picture

Always on the news, CSNNE’s A. Sherrod Blakely is keeping a close eye on the Boston Celtics free agent considerations. It’s not secret that the Celtics, at one time the most feared paint in the league, are weak on the front line. Celtics fans have turned into a crazed frenzy, hunting for potential big men [...]

Celtics F Garnett joins two others in exclusive club

Boston Celtics forward Kevin Garnett joined an exclusive club during Saturday’s 98-91 loss to the Denver Nuggets.Garnett recorded his 5,000th career assist, placing him among 52 other players who have 5,000 assists, but also becoming just the third player to boast that total along with at least 20,000 points and 10,000 rebounds.Garnett, 36, joins Karl Malone and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar...

No luck for the Irish, Boston Celtics lose second straight, looked old and home sick

Saturday evening provided yet another dip in the green machine roller coaster. The Boston Celtics have lost their second straight game, after winning 8 of 10, following the all-star break. The long and athletic Denver Nuggets put the pressure on the Celtics early and often. Apparently, the high altitude of Denver did not help the [...]

Jermaine O’Neal injury update: Center seeing how he responds to treatment

The past month has brought a dozen different non-updates on Jermaine O’Neal’s wrist injury, each of which has been more vague than the last. The latest non-update is slightly more detailed, as Danny Ainge points out that O’Neal is still rehabbing and deciding whether he can return this season. (Boston Herald)“Not yet,” Ainge said yesterday when asked if O’Neal’s situation...

Enemy Chatter: Celtics looked cemented to the floor

I often wonder what opposing teams, their beat reporters and bloggers are saying about the Celtics after playing the Celtics. Here's a dose of 'enemy chatter' from Sacramento. Thornton was absolutely scorching. So many of his baskets came on catch-and-shoot opportunities where the ball was barely in his hands. But as soon as he let go, you felt like it was money. ...

Your Morning Dump... The next three games are HUGE

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. “It’ll be fun,” said coach Doc Rivers, perhaps speaking more in the hopeful than definitive sense. “We have a chance to catch Atlanta, have a chance to put room (between themselves and) Milwaukee and...

J.J. Hickson a target for the Boston Celtics?

Forward JJ Hickson gets buyout from Kings, source tells Yahoo!— Marc J. Spears (@SpearsNBAYahoo) March 19, 2012 Hickson and the Celtics have been linked before so don't be surprised if Boston signs him to add some depth to their front court. However, he has missed games with some back spasms with no certain timetable for a return. Thanks to JayCeltic9 in the shoutbox for the find.

CLNS Pre Game Show: Boston Celtics vs Denver Nuggets, 8 pm, EST

Sponsored by Rich Altman’s Boston Sports Show CLNS Radio’s season-long initiative to cover every Boston Celtics game, continues tonight. CLNS is shifting to PRE game coverage for the Celtics west coast trip. Tonight, Boston will take on the Denver Nuggets at 9 pm, EST. CLNS PRE Game coverage will start tonight at 8 pm, EST [...]

Celtics aren't lucky on St Patrick's Day losing to the Nuggets 98-91

Early season first half woes have seemed come back.  Struggling to score in the first half has led to awful results for Boston, as of late, as they lost another game tonight.  This time the Denver Nuggets walked away with a 98-91 victory at the Pepsi Center. Trying to play a different style of basketball never works.  This is what happened in Sacramento and is continuing...

Celtics C O'Neal's wrist surgery to end season

Boston Celtics center Jermaine O'Neal will undergo season-ending surgery on his left wrist. O'Neal has missed 13 games with a sprained wrist this season. No date has been set for the procedure. O'Neal, 33, was averaging 5.0 points and 5.4 rebounds in 25 games in his 16th NBA season. O'Neal was the 17th overall pick of Portland in the 1996 draft, making the leap from high school.

Celtics looking to bounce back against Nuggets

  at  Boston Celtics (23-20) at Denver Nuggets (24-20) Saturday, March 17 9:00 PM ET Regular Season Game #44  Road Game #20 TV:  CSNNE, SNET1, ASE,  LP 757-758 (DTV) Radio:  WEEI,  KRWZ Pepsi Center Referees:  Scott Foster,  JT Orr,  Gary Zielinski  This is the only time these two teams will meet this season.  While the Celtics stood pat at the trade deadline and...

Suns training staff should be on top of Celtics free agent wish list

If you want to make an impact signing at a fraction of the cost of top tier free agents, the Celtics should offer the entire Phoenix Suns training staff 500% raises. Check this stuff out: Over the years, many Phoenix Suns players have not been willing to immerse their bodies in a 50-degree ice bath in the name of recovery and recuperation. Yet, every Suns player this season has...

Royal Thrashing- Celtics Crushed By Kings

The Kings started this one off hot, building up a big lead early on against a road weary Celtics, utilizing their youth and athleticism, taking a 26-20 lead after one quarter. The Kings were able to force the ball to Demarcus Cousins while Marcus Thornton and Jason Thompson packed a scoring punch.  Behind their captain [...]
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