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Celtics Sign Leandro Barbosa

Figures, I leave the computer for 30 minutes and the Celtics sign a veteran point guard. We all knew that a veteran was coming after Dionte Christmas and Jamar Smith were waived yesterday. I had a feeling that they already had the player in place that they were going to sign or they wouldn't have cut them now. The Celtics added veteran combo guard Leandro Barbosa to the...

Celtics Targeting a Vet for Final Spot

When the Celtics waived Dionte Christmas and Jamar Smith yesterday, speculation began on what the next step would be. Christmas had become a fan favorite and had impressed coach Tyronn Lue in summer league. He also had become close to Jason Terry, who took the rookie guard under his wing. There were several articles touting Christmas as having the inside track to gain one of the...

Smith and Christmas Waived

Dionte Christmas and Jamar Smith cut from the Celtics roster according to NBA source. #celticstalk PGL at 7p — Gary Tanguay (@Gary_Tanguay) October 16, 2012 It was reported earlier by Peter Yannopoulos that Kris Joseph had made the team and that Jamar Smith and Dionte Christmas had been waived. Yannopoulos is a Canadian sports radio guy and so I was waiting for confirmation from...

Celtics Waive Jamar Smith, Dionte Christmas

The Boston Celtics have waived guards Jamar Smith and Dionte Christmas.
Via RealGM
October 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Celtics cut Christmas and Smith

Dionte Christmas and Jamar Smith cut from the Celtics roster according to NBA source. #celticstalk PGL at 7p — Gary Tanguay (@Gary_Tanguay) October 16, 2012Sources tell me Kris Josepf has made #Celtics They have waived Smith and Christmas @alexkennedynba @ericpincus @zachlowe_nba @stevekylernba— Peter Yannopoulos (@PeteYannopoulos) October 16, 2012My guess is this was done to...
Via Celtics Life
October 16, 2012  |  Discuss

It's All About 18: Summer Standouts

Training camp begins in a few days and the 2012-13 edition Boston Celtics will begin to take shape.  While it does, we take a look at the players who will be filling or vying for a roster spot in a new digital art series we are calling, "All About 18" - the goal the C's will be pursuing this season. As the roster currently stands, the team has 13 players under contract...
Via Celtics Life
September 24, 2012  |  Discuss

Keyon Dooling Retirement Adds Intrigue to Roster Spot Battle Between Dionte Christmas, Jamar Smith, Kris Joseph

With the days until training camp quickly thinning, first-year players Dionte Christmas, Jamar Smith and Kris Joseph reportedly planned to be civil to each other off the court, but brutally competitive on it. Christmas, Smith and Joseph looked to be vying for the 15th and final roster spot on the Celtics, and not even a friendship borne of a summer of workouts could lessen their...
September 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Player Profiles - Jamar Smith

6'3" 185 lbs 25 years oldJamar Smith earned 4 varsity letters at Richwoods High School in Peoria, Illinois. He led the Mid-State 6 Conference in scoring as both a junior and a senior. He shot nearly 46 percent from 3-point range his senior year and averaged 23.1 points per game. He was first-team All-State He was Associated Press second-team All-State. He led Richwoods...
Via Celtics Green ...a boston celtics blog.
September 17, 2012  |  Discuss
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