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Your Morning Dump… Where there’s no rest for Rajon Rondo

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. While most players on non-playoff teams like the Celtics (25-57 this past season) catch the first flight out of town to some exotic destination only to return to Boston sometime near the end of the summer, a handful...
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May 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Your Morning Dump… Where Ray Allen and KG have not spoken in 2 years

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.  Ray Allen won a title with Garnett and Pierce in Boston in 2008. But when he went down the Celtics bench before his first game with the Heat against them last season, Garnett famously refused to shake hands or...
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May 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Celtkicks: New Rajon Rondo Anta athletic shoe

Anta has just released a new lowtop Rajon Rondo shoe via it’s website. It’s appearance has the look of a basic running or cross training shoe, and it features an airbag in the forefoot and “auto arch” technology in the sole. It comes in white/silver/dark green, white/red/black & sapphire blue/silver/white. Rondo’s new “rR” logo is stitched into the heel tab and...
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May 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Your Morning Dump… Where Ray Allen got the best of KG and Paul Pierce last night

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. Playing against his former Boston teammates Pierce and Kevin Garnett for the first time in the playoffs since signing with Miami, Allen finished with 19 points and three assists, including four 3-pointers after...
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May 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Unless D-Will wakes up, Nets have no shot vs Heat

A silver lining of the Great Rebuild of 2013-14 was knowing that Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett and the Nets could challenge the hated Heat. But I have serious doubts about Brooklyn. Not because they lost Brook Lopez during the regular season and not because Jason Kidd still looks clueless on the sidelines. It’s because Deron Williams is playing like crap. In the do-or-die Game 7...
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May 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Your Morning Dump… Where Rondo’s rank is in questioned

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. Prior to Rajon Rondo’s torn right ACL injury, he was widely considered one of the top five point guards in the NBA. Today, he may not even be in the top 10. There’s little doubt that Rondo will be a better player...
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May 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Every single Rondo assist from the 2013-14 season

Celtics fans are always looking for ways to get their C’s fix. And now that Boston is not in the playoffs for the first time in years, the desire is stronger than ever. Well worry no more-thanks to Celtics fan Tomek, we’ve got 30 minutes of nothing but Rondo assists. While checking my Twitter this evening, I found that Tomek had tweeted me the link of his Rajon Rondo 2013-14...
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May 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Truth & Ticket help Brooklyn get by the Raptors

Look closely at the very beginning of this video from GD’s Highlights. Notice how nervous & anxious all of the Raptors players are, and check out Truth. Cool, calm & collected and ready for another Game 7. As Celtics fans, we witnessed the greatest performances of Paul Pierce’s playoff career. From 2002 against the Nets, to 2008 against the Lakers & many more. Well...
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May 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Your Morning Dump… Where the Rondo rumors have already started

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. You can add the Houston Rockets to that list after they were eliminated by the Portland Trail Blazers on Friday night by a 4-2 series margin. According to ESPN’s Marc Stein the Rockets will be looking to upgrade...
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May 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Contest: Win $100 off tickets on ScoreBig.com

Our friends at ScoreBig.com have offered us a $100 promo code to use on tickets to any event this summer. And even though I’m dying to see Keith Urban at the Comcast Center in July, I’ve decided to pass along the $100 to one of our readers. How ScoreBig works: Find tickets you want to buy. It’s easy to find just the event you want on ScoreBig. Browse by event type, date or...
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May 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Your Morning Dump..Where Avery Bradley’s Future Is Up In the Air

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. In most years, unrestricted free agents are a good bet to return to the team that holds their matching rights. But when Bradley and his camp broke off extension talks with the Celtics over the winter despite the...
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May 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Your Morning Dump… Where Steve Pagliuca better be a lucky bastard

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. How is Celtics co-owner Steve Pagliuca doing these days? “Just trying to feel lucky,” he said with a laugh Friday. His team is hoping for just that after it announced that Pagliuca will be representing the Celtics...
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May 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Where in the world is Rajon Rondo? The Bruins game and Denver

We have an update for those tracking Rajon Rondo’s whereabouts this off-season. He was spotted with Phil Pressey last night at the Bruins-Canadiens game: And a Jet Blue flight attendant posted this photo of Rondo prior to boarding a flight bound for Denver: Safe travels, RR.
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May 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Your Morning Dump… Where a potential Clippers owner has the best life

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.  Mr. Ellison, who routinely ditched schoolwork for basketball practice during his high-school years in Chicago, has yet to break into a major American sport. His top sporting accomplishment has come in the America’s...
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May 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Uncle Jeff in Germany supporting D.Cook

Ah..the doldrums of the offseason. With not much going on until the Draft Lottery, this will have to do for “news”. Via Twitter, I discovered that Jeff Green made a trip to Germany in support of friend, & former OKC teammate, Daequan Cook. Cook just finished up his season with German team Tuebingen Walter Tigers. Jeff was in the stands to watch Daequan’s final regular season...
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May 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Who should the Celtics send to the draft lottery? C’s fans speak up

It’s only been two weeks since the C’s closed the doors on their 2014 season (feels like 2 months).  Since we’re still a good 20 days away from the NBA’s draft lottery, I decided to have an impromptu Twitter poll asking fellow Celtics fans whom they’d want to send to the lottery to represent the Celtics.  There were quite some suggestions, and one extremely kind follower...
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May 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Your Morning Dump… Where Jermaine O’Neal had a difficult time in Boston

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.  He had arrived in Boston four years earlier to provide interior presence and restore the Celtics to their recent glory. Instead, his career had appeared to end ingloriously, with a whimper, under the low hum of...
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May 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Joey Crawford: Doing the right thing in the most dickish way possible

So there we were, Memphis down 1 with 27.5 seconds left in a fight for their playoff lives and the soon-t0-be MVP at the line for the second of 2 free throws to tie the game. Then Joey Crawford steps in. He does it in a big, grandstanding way.  He acts like a total prick throughout the whole thing.  But he was right.  Crawford had asked the scoreboard operator to indicate that...
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April 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Your Morning Dump… Where Dr. Jack Ramsay helped the C’s

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. Dr. Ramsay’s passing got us thinking back to a brief cameo he made with the Celtics back in 2001 when his son-in-law, Jim O’Brien, was coaching the green. From Peter May in the Boston Globe from October of that...
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April 30, 2014  |  Discuss

NBA bans Donald Sterling for life

NBA commissioner Adam Silver just announced that LA Clippers’ owner Donald Sterling has received a lifetime ban from the NBA. Sterling was also fined $2.5 million dollars, the maximum fine allowed, and Silver urged the NBA Board of Governors to do what they can to help force a sale of the team. Here’s video of Silver’s speech/announcement that I filmed on my iPhone. The official...
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April 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Darren Erman returns to C’s

While the rest of the NBA world (and some real world outlets) are focused on the Donald Sterling fiasco, the Golden State Warriors had their own to deal with.  It involved two ex-Celtics, Brian Scalabrine and Darren Erman. Scal was banished to the D-League and Erman was fired.  According to ESPN’s Chris Broussard, we now know why: When Golden State Warriors assistant coach...
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April 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Your Morning Dump… Where Doc is the right man to lead through this Clippers mess

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.  Sterling is a smart and sinister old man who is reportedly worth close to $2 billion and is the largest landowner in Beverly Hills. In 2003, Sterling was sued for discrimination by a group of tenants. According...
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April 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Your Morning Dump… Where Sterling’s racism may have ruined the Clippers

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. Clippers players made a silent protest against Sterling by shedding their warm-up jerseys and going through the pregame routine with their red shirts on inside out. They also wore black bands on their wrists or...
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April 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Your Morning Dump… Where the Celtics react to Sterling

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. When reached by the Globe, Grousbeck said in an e-mail: “We stand as one league led by Commissioner Adam Silver and he speaks for us.” The Clippers and Celtics are linked after the June 2013 deal that sent coach...
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April 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Adam Silver addresses media on Sterling comments

Commissioner Adam Silver spoke on the Donald Sterling comments at a press conference tonight in Memphis. The commish said that the NBA intends to “get to the bottom of it as quickly as possible.” Silver also said that the NBA would “move extraordinarily quickly” in their investigation, and added that Sterling has agreed not to attend the Clipper’s next playoff game, which...
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April 26, 2014  |  Discuss
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