'Bad Boys' to be featured in ESPN '30 for 30' doc
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The Detroit Pistons of the late 1980s wore the tag of "Bad Boys" with pride and if you didn't like them, well, you were likely to get a shove in the back of the head. Has the NBA ever had a more interesting cast of characters on one team? From…Upvote Share Tweet
Watch: Green, Humphries combine for 47 as Celtics top Pistonsboston.com Updated Mar 10 (yesterday)Jeff Green and Kris Humphries combined to score 47 points to lead the Celtics past the Pistons 118-111 TD Garden Sunday. Rajon Rondo had 18 of the Celtics' season-high 38 assists.Upvote Share Tweet
Rondo dishes out 18 assists in Celtics' winESPN.com Updated Mar 9 (yesterday)Rajon Rondo had 11 points and a season-high 18 assists, Jeff Green scored 27 points and the Boston Celtics had their second-highest scoring output of the season in a 118-111 win over the Detroit Pistons on Sunday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Garber: Celtics provide a sight to seeESPN.com Updated Mar 8 (3 days ago)The Celtics made Louis Corbett's dreams come true, giving the 12-year-old New Zealander a chance to see his favorite team play before he lost his sight.Upvote Share TweetBoston Celtics rookie center Vitor Faverani underwent season-ending knee surgery Friday, the team announced.Upvote Share TweetOK, the headline’s a lie. For all you Illuminati conspiracy theorists, Tupac, or 2Pac or simply ‘Pac, fell off this mortal coil 18 years ago this past September. Sorry guys. But this a Tupac impersonator was at TD Garden on Wednesday night and he got an…Upvote Share Tweet
New Zealand boy who's going blind meets Celtics, watches game, crosses item off 'visual bucket list'- - - - - - - Last month, we shared with you the story of young Louis Corbett, a 12-year-old New Zealand boy with a degenerative eye disease who will one day (perhaps sooner rather than later) render him legally blind, whose parents have been trying to …Upvote Share Tweet
Rajon Rondo’s Jumper Is Improved, But He’s Been Terrible Up Closedimemag.com Updated Mar 5 (6 days ago)Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo might be the most gifted passer in the NBA today, able to see angles many watching on TV didn’t even know existed. And he’s no slouch getting in the lane and getting to the bucket for easy layups in transition or floaters…Upvote Share TweetBoston Celtics forward Gerald Wallace is sidelined for the rest of the season after undergoing arthroscopic surgeries on his left knee and left ankle.Upvote Share Tweet
Book excerpt: Bird-Cooper rivalry in 'Showtime'CNNSI.com Updated Mar 4No one gave Michael Cooper and the Showtime Lakers more trouble (or trash talk) than Larry Bird.Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Updated Mar 1Celtics forward Gerald Wallace said he will undergo season-ending surgery as early as Tuesday after an MRI this week revealed a torn meniscus.Upvote Share Tweet
Ainge checks in with Rondo about skipped tripESPN.com Updated Feb 28Boston Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge and team captain Rajon Rondo engaged in a lengthy phone conversation Thursday aimed at clearing the air about Rondo's decision to not accompany the team on a trip to Sacramento last weekend.Upvote Share Tweet
Celtics to handle Rondo's absence internallyESPN.com Updated Feb 26Celtics coach Brad Stevens said he's talked with point guard Rajon Rondo about the player's decision to not accompany the team to Sacramento last week, but said the team is handling the matter internally and Stevens stressed his goal is to move forward.Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Updated Feb 25Raymond Felton's felony gun charges put his future -- on and off the court -- in serious jeopardy.Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Updated Feb 25Alec Burks scored 21 points, Derrick Favors had 20 in his return from a hip injury and the Utah Jazz beat the Boston Celtics 110-98 on Monday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Rondo back, but Sullinger, Bradley out for Celticsnba.com Updated Feb 24Rajon Rondo is back in the Boston Celtics lineup, but Jared Sullinger and Avery Bradley are out against the Utah Jazz on Monday night.Upvote Share Tweetnba.com Updated Feb 24? Utah Jazz starting center Derrick Favors will be back against the Boston Celtics tonight after missing three straight games with a sprained right hip. Favors, however, will play a limited number of minutes. He has made gradual progress since suffering…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Updated Feb 24In December of 2011, in a last ditch attempt to make their franchise player happy in the wake of a disappointing playoff run and prolonged lockout, the Orlando Magic decided to sign Glen “Big Baby” Davis away from the Boston Celtics. The motives were si…Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Updated Feb 23Jason Collins will return to the NBA as a pioneer in a world where acceptance grows by the day.Upvote Share Tweet
Celtics' Stevens, Wallace ejected in loss to KingsCNNSI.com Updated Feb 23Celtics' Stevens, Wallace ejected in loss to KingsUpvote Share Tweet
Celtics' Sullinger out with mild concussionESPN.com Updated Feb 22Boston Celtics center Jared Sullinger will not play Saturday in Sacramento due to a mild concussion suffered in the fourth quarter of Friday night's loss to the Los Angeles Lakers.Upvote Share Tweet
Here's How You Know These Aren't Your Father's Celtics And Lakersdeadspin.com Updated Feb 22At 19-37, only the Sixers, Bucks and Magic are worse than the Celtics in the East. Things are actually worse for the 19-36 Lakers who, thanks to Sacramento, can at least say they are not the worst team in the West. Mike D'Antoni has used sixed different…Upvote Share Tweet
Lakers, led by new hires, snap record slideESPN.com Updated Feb 22MarShon Brooks made his Lakers debut in style, scoring 10 of his 14 points in the fourth quarter against his former club and leading Los Angeles to a 101-92 victory over the Boston Celtics on Friday night to help snap a franchise-record eight-game home …Upvote Share Tweet
Rondo: Rumors get 'annoying' at deadlineESPN.com Updated Feb 21Boston Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo understands that trade rumors are part of the job.Upvote Share Tweet
Pau Gasol, because he’s Pau Gasol, has a typically-tactful response to not being traded from Los Angelesyahoo.com Updated Feb 21Los Angeles Lakers big man Pau Gasol will play for his team on Friday night when the squad suits up against the Boston Celtics. This is notable not only because Gasol has missed the last seven games due to a groin injury, but because … hey, Thursday was…Upvote Share Tweet
Celtics Turn Away PistonsMar 9Jeff Green and Kris Humphries combined to score 47 points and Rajon Rondo had 18 assists as the Celtics defeated the Pistons 118-111.
Seeing The CelticsMar 8Louis Corbett is a huge Celtics fan from the other side of the world. The 12-year-old from New Zealand traveled to Boston to see his favorite NBA team play as part of a wish list of things he wants to see before a degenerative disease takes his eyesi
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