It seems like yesterday that the internet was abuzz with unsubstantiated rumors that Rajon Rondo broke his hand while at a trampoline park. But that was over three weeks ago, and the Boston Celtics star apparently has a chance to play in his team’s seas…Upvote Share Tweet
The Boston Celtics beat the Brooklyn Nets 95-90 in an experimental, 44-minute preseason game on Sunday afternoon at Barclays Center.Upvote Share Tweet
The Celtics Won't Wind Up Surprising Us, Will They?boston.com Oct 19 (2 days ago)No one is picking the Celtics to do much better than they did last year. But what if they wind up being pretty decent?Upvote Share TweetTwenty-four hours after being acquired from the Detroit Pistons, point guard Will Bynums days in green may be over before they began.Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Oct 16 (4 days ago)This coming Sunday, the Nets and Celtics will play a 44-minute exhibition game, the first of its kind. It’s an exploratory measure in an effort to give players more rest, and this is the first test case (not sure how one game provides enough information…Upvote Share Tweet
GIF: Marcus Smart Gets Steal, Dives To Save Loose Ball, Hits Clutch Threedimemag.com Oct 16 (4 days ago)The Boston Celtics will surely be pleased should Marcus Smart make just the defensive knack and all-out hustle he showed on this sequence from last night’s exhibition against the Toronto Raptors commonplace this season. If Smart can consistently knock d…Upvote Share Tweetboston.com Oct 16 (5 days ago)Bill Simmons released his Celtics preview on Grantland on Thursday and had a surprising theory about what the Celtics should do with star point guard Rajon Rondo.Upvote Share Tweet
Evan Turner Ejected For Throwing Ball At Ref (Video)dimemag.com Oct 16 (5 days ago)Evan Turner was running point guard for the Celtics last night during their preseason game against the Raptors. He was doing pretty well, too, shooting the ball efficiently (5-of-9), and getting his teammates involved (six dimes). Except, it was a pass …Upvote Share Tweet
3 Things We Learned From the Celtics' 92-89 Loss to the Raptorsboston.com Oct 15 (5 days ago)Three things we learned after the Boston Celtics dropped a tight one to the Toronto Raptors Wednesday night in preseason action.Upvote Share Tweet
Keep Him or Cut Him? Exploring What the Celtics Should Do With Vitor Faveraniboston.com Oct 15 (5 days ago)Vitor Faverani's knee issues will keep him sidelined for at least the first two months of the regular season. Given the Celtics' pending roster crunch, should the center be a candidate to be cut?Upvote Share Tweet
Five Things We Learned During Rajon Rondo's Impromptu Twitter Q-and-Aboston.com Oct 15 (6 days ago)Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo showed off some personality Tuesday night, as he fielded a number of questions from his followers in an impromptu Twitter Q-and-A.Upvote Share TweetIn an experimental effort to examine shorter NBA games, the Brooklyn Nets and Boston Celtics will shave a minute off each quarter and play a one-time only 44-minute preseason game at Barclays Center on Sunday. "At our recent coaches' meeting, we ha…Upvote Share Tweet
NBA's Latest Experiment: Sunday's Celtics-Nets Game Will Run 44 Minutesboston.com Oct 14 (7 days ago)For reasons that aren't clear, the NBA is making one preseason game shorter.Upvote Share Tweet
Report: NBA Considering Shortening Length Of Games To 44 Minutesdimemag.com Oct 14 (7 days ago)The Boston Celtics and Brooklyn Nets will play a 44-minute exhibition at the Barclays Center on Sunday. The game, which will feature 11-minute quarters, is the first legitimate implementation of the league’s ongoing consideration of shortening games fro…Upvote Share Tweetboston.com Oct 11The Celtics dropped their second straight preseason contest Saturday night, this one a 96-80 decision to the New York Knicks at Mohegan Sun.Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Oct 9Basketball isn’t played on paper. Point guards aren’t pitchers, and centers aren’t goalies. It’s always remiss to expect players on new squads or just-formed super-teams to enjoy the success basic talent levels suggest. The 2007-2008 Boston Celtics are …Upvote Share Tweet
Tom Thibodeau Approves Of Doug McDermott’s “Swag”dimemag.com Oct 9The persona of Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau revolves around a voice that could crack glass, his strong-side defensive principles, which helped the 2008 Celtics win a title, and his curmudgeonly insistence his players give their all every night during the r…Upvote Share Tweet
4 Things We Learned From Celtics' Preseason Win Over Knicksboston.com Oct 8The Celtics got their first real taste of NBA-level competition Wednesday night and were up for the challenge, handily defeating the New York Knicks 106-86 at the XL Center in Hartford.Upvote Share Tweet
James Young Will Miss Preseason Game vs. Knicksboston.com Oct 8James Young will not suit up for the Celtics on Wednesday night due to a strained left hamstring.Upvote Share Tweetboston.com Oct 7The Celtics turned a close, sloppy first half into a rout against the 76ers in their first game action of the preseason.Upvote Share Tweet
Kevin Garnett’s Amusing Update On Rasheed Wallacedimemag.com Oct 6For a certain generation of basketball fan, Rasheed Wallace is everything you’ve ever wanted in an NBA player. The former Pistons, Blazers and — on the downside of his career — Celtics and Knicks forward was eminently quotable and probably the most uniq…Upvote Share Tweet
Celtics Top Nets In Shortened GameOct 19Playing in an experimental 44-minute preseason game, the Celtics defeated the Nets 95-90.
Celtics Deal For Will BynumOct 17Chris Forsberg discusses the deal that sent center Joel Anthony from Boston to Detroit in return for guard Will Bynum.
NBA To Test Shorter GameOct 14Ohm Youngmisuk discusses a test run the NBA is giving to 44-minute games during Sunday's preseason matchup between the Brooklyn Nets and Boston Celtics.
The Worst Division In The NBAOct 10Henry Abbott and Jordan Brenner preview the Atlantic Division, likely the worst in the NBA.
Windhorst: Cavs, Bulls look like East rivalsOct 20In a preseason clash of the Cavaliers and the Bulls, two things became clear: The Cavs are primed to be a fearsome offensive juggernaut, and Derrick Rose really and finally looks like he's back, writes Brian Windhorst.
LeBron James of Cleveland Cavaliers says Chicago Bulls are betterOct 20Less than two weeks before their first regular-season meeting, LeBron James believes the Chicago Bulls are better than his Cleveland Cavaliers.
NBA: LeBron's building goals for trip to RioOct 11LeBron James' main goal for the Cavs' trip to Rio was to help his team get in the groove, Brian Windhorst writes.
Miami Heat happy to get LeBron James reunion 'out of the way'Oct 11The Miami Heat were relieved to get their first meeting with LeBron James out of the way to help with what they hope is a process of moving on.