Phil Pressey 'snaps' ball to Brandon Bass for slam (Video)

Boston Celtics rookie point guard Phil Pressey delivered a between-the-legs pass to teammate Brandon Bass that looked more like a football-style snap from center during the second quarter of Wednesday night's regular season finale against Washington.Pressey dribbled into the lane and found himself double-covered, so he "snapped" the ball through his legs. Bass happened...
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Celtics drop last game of the season, where do they stand in the lottery?

Boston ended their season with a 118-102 loss at home to the Wizards. The Celtics played well, the lack bigs has hurt the Celtics in the final games, but the bigs played hard like the Celtics have all year. Kelly Olynyk scored a team-high 24 points on 10-of-16 shooting, despite being in foul trouble. Jeff Green added 20 points, while Phil Pressey had nine points and 10 assists....
Via Celtics Today
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Your Morning Dump… Where Phil Pressey is playing big

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. Through six games this month, the Celtics are averaging a ridiculous 114.3 points per 100 possessions with Pressey on the floor. That’s an insane number for a team that owns an offensive rating of 99.6, third...
Via Red's Army
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Boston Celtics pick horrible time to start winning

The Boston Celtics headed into this past week on an eight-game losing streak. Let’s see if they get off the snide by looking into the three games that the Celtics played this week. On Wednesday, April 9th, the Celtics traveled to Atlanta to face the Hawks. This game would be a game of quarters. The Hawks would take the 1st quarter by an 9-point margin, the C’s would respond by...
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Videos: Phil Pressey put-back dunk and Kelly Olynyk highlights vs. Cleveland

Boston Celtics rookies Phil Pressey and Kelly Olynyk played very well against the Cleveland Cavaliers yesterday, much to the dismay of C's fans hoping to land in the bottom 3.Pressey, the 5'11" guard, had 9 points/13 assists/5 rebounds/1 steal, highlighted by the put-back dunk in the video above.Olynyk, whose game highlights are in the video below, tied his career-high...
Via Celtics Life
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Your Morning Dump/Recap..Where K.O. Led Boston Over The Cavs

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. Behind a career-high (tied) 25 points from Kelly Olynyk, 25 more from Avery Bradley & a 13 assist night from Phil Pressey, Boston obliterated the Cavaliers in Cleveland last night 111-99. Don’t let the final...
Via Red's Army
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Phil Pressey's double-double against the Bobcats

Boston Celtics rookie Phil Pressey had a career night against the Charlotte Bobcats on Friday, producing a stat line of 10 points, 5 rebounds, 13 assists, and 3 steals.Highlight video above courtesy of Tomasz Kordylewski on YouTube.
Via Celtics Life
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Celtics rookie Phil Pressey may have been the reason Boston ended their losing streak

Phil Pressey has shown great poise as a point guard in his rookie season. He's had some very good stretches, and some parts of the season have been forgettable. During Friday's game against the Bobcats, we may have seen a turning the point, or a building block for Pressey going into next season. Pressey produced his second double-double in the past three games by putting...
Via Celtics Today
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Phil Pressey Steps Up; Impressions From Celtics’ Win Over Bobcats

BOSTON — Phil Pressey has been in and out of the rotation, constantly at the whim of the injury report regarding the Boston Celtics’ backcourt. So he wasn’t completely unprepared Friday when coach Brad Stevens came to him with some surprise news. The timing just took some adjusting to. “I was getting taped and coach walked in and was like, ‘You’re starting,’” Pressey...
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Pressey's dream ride, save one complaint, continues with the Celtics

Phil Pressey's dream ride continues in the NBA according to a segment on Coming out of Missouri Pressey had led the 2011–12 Big 12 Conference in assists, steals and assist to turnover ratio and was a 2011–12 All-Big 12 team selection. He was also 2012 SEC Preseason Player of the Year and earned 2012–13 All-SEC First team selection and was the conference assist...
Via Celtics Life
March 03, 2014  |  Discuss

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