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Celtics Rumors: Danny Ainge tells teams that Rajon Rondo isn't available

The Boston Celtics have their franchise player set to become an unrestricted free agent in 2015. Rajon Rondo has been in a lot of the news topics this season. Some speculate he will be traded, some say he should be traded, and some believe he will re-sign and stay in Boston. Whatever happens, it appears that it won't happen until the offseason is here, as Boston seems intent...
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10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Boston Celtics: What we know so far

The Boston Celtics have gotten off to an exciting start to the season, taking many people by surprise. Although they still sit under the .500 mark with a 4-6 record, the Celtics have played competitive basketball. Predicted to finish in the Eastern Conference cellar, Boston is a couple of possessions away from 6-4 or 7-3. The Celtics have had no trouble putting the ball in the basket...
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Celtics Injury Update: Marcus Smart could be back next week

The Boston Celtics head into tonight's game against the Memphis Grizzlies coming off a 101-90 win over the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday. At 4-6, the Celtics sit in second place in the Atlantic Division. The Celtics continue to play without rookie guard Marcus Smart, who is out with an ankle injury. The good news is that Smart could be back in action sometime next week.Eric Kilby...
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19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Dividing Minutes between the Celtics Frontcourt

Brad Stevens is going to have some difficult decisions to make regarding his frontcourt rotations this season. The Celtics have four players (five if you include Jeff Green) who currently deserve significant minutes and Vitor Faverani is on his way back from injury, and rookie Dwight Powell who will most likely spend the majority of the season in the D-league. Jared Sullinger and...
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Shooting Tips With Celtics Legend Bill Sharman Circa 1958

From a time before Photoshop, 1958 to be exact. Artist Ed Vebell created these incredibly detailed instructional shooting drawings featuring Boston Celtics legend and Hall of Fame player Bill Sharman. The illustration accompanied a piece written by Jeremiah Tax for Sports Illustrated. The post Shooting Tips With Celtics Legend Bill Sharman Circa 1958 appeared first on Hooped Up.
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Your Morning Dump..Where We Visit The Bass Pro Shop

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. Entering Wednesday’s game in Philadelphia, Bass had seen his playing time essentially halved since his first season in Boston. Despite starting 87 percent of the team’s games over the last two seasons, Bass...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Celtics radio announcer photobombs TV broadcast

The boss-est of boss moves out of @SeanGrandePBP — Connor (@CMIslesBlog) November 20, 2014 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.”...
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You’re Either Missing the Boat or Are Late to the Party in Your Rajon Rondo Criticism

Rajon Rondo is not the guy for the Boston Celtics moving forward. But not everyone still understands the reasons why.
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Brandon Bass, Celtics Bench Shoulder Load As C’s Win Ugly In Philly

Hey, a win is a win. The Boston Celtics certainly did not play 48 minutes of beautiful basketball Wednesday night in Philadelphia, but they nonetheless were able to come away with a 101-90 win over the hapless 76ers. That final score might imply a relatively comfortable ride for the Celtics against a team that has yet to win a game this season. But for much of the first half, it...
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Game #10 Recap: Boston Celtics Pull Away from Sixers in Second Half

On the strength of 45 combined points from Brandon Bass and Jared Sullinger, the Boston Celtics kept the Philadelphia 76ers winless on the season with a 101-90 victory Wednesday night.
Via CLNS Radio
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Celtics get much needed win versus 76ers.

Other than a vicious Jeff Green block early in the first quarter Boston got over a lackluster first half to defeat the 76ers 101-90 in Philadelphia.After falling behind 54-52 Boston went on a 9-0 run punctuated by a Rajon Rondo alley-oop to Green to give Boston a 61-54 lead in the third from which they never looked back.The Celtics were led by Sully who had 22 on 10-15 shooting and...
Via Celtics Life
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Celtics ‘Bravely’ Saying Rajon Rondo Won’t Be Traded

The Boston Celtics apparently aren’t ready to part with Rajon Rondo just yet. Celtics president Danny Ainge is denying that any Rondo deal will take place, according to a story from Bleacher Report. “They’re definitely bravely saying they won’t trade him at this point,” one general manager said, according to NBA writer Howard Beck. “I definitely think it’s the right...
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Fo’ questions on the Celtics with Philadunkia

The guys at 76ers blog Philadunkia wanted my take on Evan Turner, tonight’s game and a few other Celtics related items. Here’s the Q&A: From a distance it seems that our man Evan “The Enigma” Turner was struggling off the bench for Boston, then got a start and put up solid numbers. But since then he has crashed back to earth. We know it’s early, but give us your thoughts...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Sorry NBA, Rajon Rondo is not for sale ... yet

Death, taxes and Rajon Rondo's name being linked in trades. You just can't avoid it.Rival executives have told Howard Beck of Bleacher Report that the Celtics will not trade their captain before the February 19th trade deadline. "They're definitely bravely saying they won't trade him at this point," said one general manager, who nevertheless added, "I definitely think it's the...
Via Celtics Life
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Olynyk benched for ineffective play

Stevens confirmed what we suspected: Kelly Olynyk was benched because of ineffectiveness.— Jay King (@ByJayKing) November 18, 2014 Brad Stevens’ plan since arriving in Boston has been toying with the lineups, trying different combinations of players at specific times, and trying to ride chemistry and momentum to victory. Prior to the Marcus Smart injury, we were seeing more...
Via Celtics Life
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Larry Bird’s Trash Talk, Shooting Prowess Added To His Legend (Videos)

Boston Celtics legend Larry Bird is well-documented as one of the best basketball players of all time. His life off the court is quite fascinating as well. “The Hick From French Lick” defied all odds on his path to greatness. Growing up in poverty, he was faced with numerous obstacles before finally enjoying a storied NBA career. Bird — referred to as “The Great White...
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Who Should the Boston Celtics Trade For?

Are there any possibilities for the Boston Celtics?
Via CLNS Radio
5 days ago  |  Discuss

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