Seven members of the Memphis Grizzlies are dealing with a stomach virus and their status is uncertain for Friday's game with the Boston Celtics.
The Boston Celtics are a hardly-startling 4-6 to open the 2014-15 NBA season. While the win-loss record was pretty much expected, there have been some eye-popping statistics which have contributed to their start. Both good and bad, the Celtics have provided some interesting numbers for fans to examine over their first few weeks of play. Show More Summary
A beleaguered Rick Pitino famously lectured Boston Celtics fans that Larry Bird, Kevin McHale, and Robert Parish would not be “walking through that door.” Dana White has spent the last three years playing that wet-blanket role in pushing a flailing MMA (mixed-martial arts) devoid of its most successful ingredient to date. Show More Summary
Boston Celtics radio voice Sean Grande played an awesome prank on his television cohorts last night, photobombing this picture of television announcers Mike Gorman and Brian Scalabrine with a sign that read, “Support artists listen to the game on radio.” Actually, it’s great advice considering the Celtics were in Philly to play the 76ers. Show More Summary
The Boston Celtics looked to pull themselves out of their recent skid on Wednesday, when they took on the Philadelphia 76ers. The Celtics had dropped three straight after opening the season 3-3, and faced a reeling Sixers squad who had dropped each of their first 10 games in convincing fashion. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
The Boston Celtics visit the Philadelphia 76ers Wednesday night, and the hosts will be seeking their first victory after opening the season with 10 straight losses. The 3-6 Boston Celtics actually have a chance to move into second place...Show More Summary
Phoenix Suns forward Marcus Morris was able to laugh off this vicious poster dunk from Jeff Green, as the Suns escaped Beantown with a 118-114 victory over the Boston Celtics. […] The post Jeff Green Posterizes Marcus Morris (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
BOSTON — Rajon Rondo fills the box score and, thanks to the wonders of modern technology, the box score brings Rajon Rondo, in all his dazzling eccentricity, to life. Click on Rondo's assist column on the NBA's website, and watch the...Show More Summary
The Boston Celtics announced today that they have recalled rookies Dwight Powell and James Young from the Maine Red Claws. In the Red Claws 81-80 win over the Fort Wayne Mad Ants on Sunday, Powell recorded 21 points on 9-16 (.563) shooting and a game-high 17 rebounds in 38 minutes, while Young scored 21 points and [...]
The Boston Celtics announced today that they have assigned rookies Dwight Powell and James Young to the Maine Red Claws. Powell, a 6’11” forward out of Stanford, appeared in six contests for the Celtics during the preseason and averaged 1.7 points and 1.2 rebounds in 9.0 minutes per game over that span. Young, a 6’6” guard/forward out [...]
After a much-needed win against the Celtics, the injury-depleted Thunder try to find their way with a new cast of players. BOSTON -- There is no blueprint for Oklahoma City's plight, which is disorienting for a franchise that's followed a meticulously-crafted plan since drafting Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook in back-to-back years. Show More Summary
While most NBA teams, the Boston Celtics included, are still sorting through their rosters and trying to figure out minute allotment and an identity, it is never too early to look ahead and start sizing up potential trade targets. The...Show More Summary
Kevin Eastman is one of my favorite authors and speakers. Never heard of him? Eastman is a former coach of the Boston Celtics and is now VP of Basketball Operations of the Clippers. He excels at skill development and leadership development, dispensing basketball bullet points by the bucket. Show More Summary
The Oklahoma City Thunder looked to get their season back on track on Wednesday night when they took on the Boston Celtics. The injury-plagued Thunder had won just two of their first eight games, and they faced another tough test from a gritty Celtics squad that had won two straight. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
The injury-plagued Oklahoma City Thunder (2-6) are on the road to take on Rajon Rondo and the upstart Boston Celtics (3-3). It's the first meeting between the two this season. Tipoff : 7:30 p.m. ET Coverage: CSNN Injuries (via CBS Sports):...Show More Summary
With all the talk of rebuilding, the Boston Celtics have been off to a surprisingly solid start to the NBA season. Despite an injury to rookie Marcus Smart, production has come from the frontcourt from players like Jared Sullinger (14.5...Show More Summary
If you ever typed “Nets.com” into your Internet browser, funky things would happen. Sometimes you’d be taken to the Boston Celtics homepage. Other times you’d be thrown onto Jason Kidd’s website. At its weirdest, you might suddenly find...Show More Summary
Move over, Hondo. Kobe is the new king of misses. Kobe Bryant moved passed Boston Celtics legend John Havlicek into sole possession of the all-time mark for missed field goal […] The post Kobe Bryant Breaks Record for Most Missed Shots in NBA History appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Boston Celtics and Los Angeles Lakers are the two cornerstones of the NBA in terms of historical success and championships. However, they have both fallen on hard times in the 2014-15 season and are more interesting when they pop...Show More Summary
With the Boston Celtics well into their rebuilding phase, this year could be the year where all-star point guard Rajon Rondo is dealt, and Sacramento could very well be the most likely destination for the Celtics’ all-star point guard. Show More Summary