Your Morning Dump… Where Shabazz Napier envisioned himself as a Celtic

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. UCONN star Shabazz Napier got the chance to throw out the first pitch at the Red Sox game on Saturday. Could Boston sports fans get to see a whole lot more of Napier after the NBA draft? The Roxbury native was asked...
Via Red's Army
1 day ago  |  Discuss

2013-2014 NBA Dunks of the Year

Here’s Legion Report’s best dunks of the NBA season: Blake goes back to back windmills This time he humiliates Kris Humphries Ben McLemore got a knee to the face from The King LeBron might not like the sleeved jerseys, but he can still dunk Westbrook was literally flying on this dunk Terrence Ross gave the […]
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Danny Ainge: King of the news tease

With the 2014-15 NBA regular season in the books, Danny Ainge is giving the people what they want: Lots of news teases to keep Celtics Nation on it's toes! Ainge could see Hump back on C's next season, but not at $12M. Although, "He has the chance to hit the jackpot again on a sign-and-trade."— Ben Rohrbach (@brohrbach) April 17, 2014 I don't know if there...
Via Celtics Life
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Celtics open to signing Paul Pierce this offseason

The Boston Celtics made an incredibly difficult decision by trading both Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce last offseason, and it tore the hearts out of most Boston fans. According to a report from Ben Rohrbach, the Celtics could very well bring back Pierce this offseason at the right price and situation. If the Celtics were able to bring Pierce back to Boston, it would certainly be...
Via Sports-Glory
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Ainge not ready to commit to Humphries, exploring other moves

Kris Humphries averaged 8.4 points and 5.9 rebounds in over 69 games. I think it's safe to say that those numbers could have been higher if Hump played more earlier in the season. Humphries will be a free agent this summer, and he's coming off a season where he made 12 million. Kris won't get a deal like that again, but he will get some attention from teams looking for...
Via Celtics Today
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Boston Celtics 2013-2014 bloopers and funny moments

It's that time of the year again! The Celtics' season has concluded, and we can now look back upon it in the Celtics Life 2013-2014 blooper reel.This year, captain Rajon Rondo and rookie Kelly Olynyk are prominently featured. They both show off their dance moves (along with Brandon Bass), and Olynyk also demonstrates his propensity to pass the ball to people in the audience...
Via Celtics Life
7 days ago  |  Discuss

What Moves Can The Boston Celtics Do To Come Back Strong Next Season?

The Boston Celtics are one of the several powerhouse teams in the NBA which failed to even make it to the playoffs this season. Of course, such a course was widely expected this season, as Danny Ainge decided to initiate a rebuilding process, when he traded away not only Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce, but also the longtime Head Coach of the team, Doc Rivers. So, what’s next for...
Via Celtics Today
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Celtics without Jared Sullinger, Kris Humphries and Jerryd Bayless against the 76ers

The Boston Celtics enter Monday night's game with a record of 25-55. They take on a 76ers team that has a record of 17-63 on the season. With two games left for both teams, there is nothing to play for, which is a far cry from the glory days of the rivalry between these two teams. The match up of Bill Russell and Wilt Chamberlain, and Julius Erving versus Larry Bird are...
Via Sports Injury Alert
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Tin Men To Iron Men

The Celtics started the game against the Cavaliers with Kris Humphries (tendinitis) Rondo (bruised shin), Sullinger (left ankle sprain), and Bayless (hyperextended knee) on the sidelines resembling the 4-man rock(-ing chair) band(-aid), the Beat(-ups)-les. The Celtics actually had just eight players dressed for their encounter with Cleveland and that proved to be more than enough...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Celtics-Cavaliers Live: Kris Humphries Game-Time Decision For Shorthanded Boston

4 p.m. ET: A defiant Jared Sullinger declared that he absolutely would play against the Cleveland Cavaliers. But it looks like it ultimately wasn’t Sullinger’s call to make. Sullinger will miss Saturday’s game for the Boston Celtics with a sprained left ankle, the team announced. He will join Rajon Rondo (shin) and Jerryd Bayless (knee) on the shelf, with Kris Humphries (knee...
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Alex Kennedy: Expect Avery Bradley Back in Boston; He "Loves Boston"

Alex Kennedy of Basketball Insiders recently spoke with Avery Bradley.  He feels he will likely remain a member of the Boston Celtics.   Your browser doesn't support audio. Please download the file: audio/mpeg There's been a lot of talk regarding numerous members of the Boston Celtics, and their futures with the team.  Will Boston build around Rajon Rondo? Will they let...
Via CLNS Radio
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Kris Humphries has tendonitis, and could be the next HGTV star

Kris Humphries stayed in Boston on Wednesday to get an MRI on his right knee while the Celtics traveled to Atlanta to take on the Hawks. The MRI revealed no structural damage to his meniscus, but he does have tendonitis as well as minor bruising: Celtics report that Kris Humphries' MRI on knee reveals nothing more than tendinitis. No word on possible return.— Steve Bulpett...
Via Celtics Life
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Kris Humphries calls Ainge and Stevens winners; sees Celtics returning to greatness

MassLive- "Look at the direction we’re heading in," Humphries told the Herald. "Obviously this year there was disappointment. But (head coach Brad Stevens is) a winner, (president of basketball operations Danny Ainge) has proven to be a winner on multiple levels. The organization and fans are great. The chance to be part of a playoff team here will be great. I think...
Via Celtics Life
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Avery Bradley and Jared Sullinger expected to start in Atlanta tonight, Kris Humphries out

Both Avery Bradley and Jared Sullinger are active for tonight's Boston Celtics-Atlanta Hawks game, according to's Marc D'Amico.Bradley has missed the past 3 games due to tendinitis in his right Achilles, and Sullinger suffered a bruised quad against Detroit on Saturday, causing him to miss Monday's practice. Both players practiced Tuesday, and expected...
Via Celtics Life
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Celtics Have Held Preliminary Discussions On Potentially Re-Signing Kris Humphries

Kris Humphries has settled into his role with the Boston Celtics and has enjoyed playing in the city. Humphries will be a free agent in July, but agent Arn Tellem and Danny Ainge have held preliminary talks with the understanding the team cannot predict its future now. Humphries believes in the Celtics' future, citing the roster and Brad Stevens. “Look at the direction we’re...
Via RealGM
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Rim protectors: 5 Centers who could be patrolling the middle for the Celtics next season

"Rim protection"When Danny Ainge was asked what the single biggest off-season need is for the Celtics -- it took him only a few seconds to say the two words above. After a season filled with Brandon Bass, Jared Sullinger, Kelly Olynyk and Kris Humphries patrolling the paint, it's clear that the Celtics need a paint protecting big man badly. While Humphries has done...
Via Celtics Life
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Having settled in with Celtics, Kris Humphries may want to stick around

The trip was exhausting and, for Kris Humphries, depressing. Mikhail Prokhorov bought the New Jersey Nets, and as a kickoff to the 2010 exhibition season, the oligarch owner flew his new team to Moscow for practice. Games in Beijing and Shanghai followed. And Humphries was buried. The Nets had traded for Troy Murphy, drafted Derrick Favors, and even added the antiquarian Joe Smith...
Via Pro Sports Daily
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Your Morning Dump…Where Rondo wants to play the spoiler

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.  Spoiler Alert (sort of) Three of Boston’s five remaining opponents are realistically playing for playoff seeding, and a fourth, the Cavaliers, have not yet been mathematically eliminated. Next on the schedule...
Via Red's Army
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Stevens on Celtics effort after losing to Detroit "They all played pretty hard"

The Celtics dressed only nine players and were playing without three starters in Rajon Rondo (rest), Avery Bradley (Achilles), and Kris Humphries (knee). Losing to the Pistons 115-111, would have been hard to swallow if Rondo played, or both Hump and Bradley played. The third quarter collapse wasn't shocking to say the least. It's this team's pattern all season long....
Via Celtics Today
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Humphries won't travel because of knee injury

The Celtics have 6 more games on tap, but Kris Humphries may have played his last. Not to mention it could have been his last as a Celtic with his pending free agency this summer. CSNNEThis is just what the Boston Celtics need - another player goes down with an injury.Boston big man Kris Humphries will not travel with the team for Saturday night's game at Detroit because of patella...
Via Celtics Today
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Celtics Rumors: Could Kris Humphries return to Boston next season?

The Boston Celtics have made no secret of the fact that they're in the midst of a full-on rebuild, but that doesn't mean there isn't a place for a few veteran players here and there. According to Gary Dzen of, GM Danny Ainge has discussed with Kris Humphries the possibility of bringing the experienced forward back next season.“I have had a few conversations...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Danny Ainge has talked with Kris Humphries about coming back next season

If Celtics GM Danny Ainge has his way, it sounds like Kris Humphries may be back next season and that's a great thing.Ainge was doing his weekly appearance on 98.5 The Sports Hub's Toucher & Rich show Thursday when the the topic of keeping Humphries came up.The quotes were transcribed by Gary Dzen at the Boston Globe.Ainge also revealed Thursday that he had talked to...
Via Celtics Life
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Ainge: Kris Humphries 'knows that we like him'

Kris Humphries came to Boston in a trade finalized in July that sent future Hall of Famers Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce out of town. Humphries had only played 18.3 minutes per game in 2012-13 with the Nets, and was coming off of his worst statistical year of his career since 2009-10. He was an afterthought in the minds of many Celtics fans. Yet this season, things have changed....
Via CLNS Radio
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Danny Ainge: Celtics Have Had ‘A Few Conversations’ With Kris Humphries

With the Boston Celtics’ season rapidly winding down, president of basketball operations Danny Ainge will soon have some decisions to make. One of those will be what to do with big man Kris Humphries, who is set to become an unrestricted free agent at season’s end. Ainge said Thursday in his weekly interview with 98.5 The Sports Hub’s “Toucher & Rich” that he has had...
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Taj Gibson With Monster Dunk Over Kris Humphries (Video)

The ball movement was a thing of beauty on this play and poor Kris Humphries was already dizzy before Taj Gibson even got the ball. The Bulls are rolling towards the playoffs and Taj Gibson is snatching souls. Your browser does not support iframes.
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23 days ago  |  Discuss

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