BOSTON (AP) — Jared Sullinger was at a loss to explain how his Boston Celtics could win while committing Rondo’s 20 Points Lead Celtics Over Nets 91-84 - -
Jared Sullinger was at a loss to explain how his Boston Celtics could win while committing a season-high 28 turnovers. “I honestly don’t know,” he said. Try this: 20 points, nine assists and seven rebounds by Rajon Rondo, a 62-37 rebounding advantage by the Celtics and a horrible 4-for-30 shooting performance on 3-pointers by the Nets. The result [...]
Rajon Rondo is back in the Boston Celtics lineup, but Jared Sullinger and Avery Bradley are out against the Utah Jazz on Monday night.
Jared Sullinger, the man who went from a potential top NBA pick to not being invited to the draft just two years ago, has proven himself as a legitimate starter in the NBA and as the top player on the Boston Celtics this year. In the 2012 NBA draft, the Boston Celtics had back-to-back first round picks. Show More Summary
The Boston Celtics' lone participants in All-Star weekend are Jared Sullinger and Kelly Olynyk, both taking part in the Rising Stars Challenge. This should come as little surprise for a team that is 19-35 at the break. As an overall team, the Celtics have to earn a pretty poor grade for being 16 games under.500. Show More Summary
Apparently, all Jared Sullinger needed to break out of his slump was a little parental guidance. Per Jessica Camerato of BasketballInsiders.com, Sullinger 's father gave him a spirited pep talk in late January. Sullinger recounted the exchange: He came up and cussed me out. Show More Summary
The Boston Celtics' Jared Sullinger and the Oklahoma City Thunder's Kevin Durant on Monday were named NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, Feb. 3, through Sunday, Feb. 9.
Look up and down the Boston Celtics roster, and you’ll be pressed to find more than a small handful of two-man combinations that play heavy minutes and make the team better. One of those combinations, so far, is Kelly Olynyk and Jared Sullinger. Show More Summary
BOSTON—The Boston Celtics were the only team this year to have two of their players named to the Rising Stars Challenge. The inclusion of rookie Kelly Olynyk and second-year forward Jared Sullinger in the event would appear to be a positive...Show More Summary
Earlier this season Indiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert told reporters that if Boston Celtics forward Jared Sullinger worked hard enough, he could be the Kevin Love of the Eastern Conference. The Celtics' head coach, Brad Stevens, also...Show More Summary
Jared Sullinger managed to make a quick impression in Denver on Tuesday night. The Boston Celtics forward earned two flagrant fouls in less than a minute. It was a game that got away from the Celtics very early. The Denver Nuggets were up by eight in the first quarter and led by 23 points at the half. Show More Summary
Prepare yourselves for the most unconventional of NBA compliments. Following the Indiana Pacers’ 106-79 romping of the Boston Celtics, Roy Hibbert told CSNNE’s Abby Chin that Jared Sullinger could be “the Kevin Love of the East.” Quite the form of praise, wouldn’t you say? Sullinger is in his second season with the Celtics and is [...]
Jared Sullinger has a fan in Roy Hibbert. So does Kevin Love, apparently. After the Indiana Pacers finished manhandling the Boston Celtics 106-79, Hibbert told CSNNE that Sullinger could become a carbon copy of the Minnesota Timberwolves superstar. "He's just gotta keep working," Hibbert said. Show More Summary
The Boston Celtics have exceeded expectations so far this season, and a major reason why is Jared Sullinger, who’s emerged as arguably the team’s best player in just his second professional season. The 21-year-old leads Boston in points per 36 minutes, rebounds per game and holds the team's highest PER (an impressive 19.0). Show More Summary
Say what you will about time limits on inbounds passes, but you definitely cannot catch and then shoot the ball with just 0.2 seconds showing on the clock. The Boston Celtics knew this, so Gerald Wallace and Jared Sullinger decided to hook up for a good old tip-in. At the end of the first quarter in their Dec. Show More Summary
In 2012, Jared Sullinger was slowly watching his draft stock fall as worries over the health of his back led many teams to take a more sure pick in a less talented player. As reported by Chris Forsberg of ESPN Boston, the Celtics jumped...Show More Summary
And you thought the Boston Celtics were tanking. Don’t worry, you’re not alone; I thought so, too. Matter of fact, I still think so. They’re 8-12, probably to the dismay of general manager Danny Ainge. He likely figured them for a win or two by this point. Not eight. And there was no way in [...]
Look at Avery Bradley putting up a nice highlight for the Celtics! With the shot clock winding down, Bradley salvaged Jared Sullinger's airball, sinking a fantastic shot from behind the backboard to avoid a 24-second violation. He didn't even need a helpful bounce. Read more...