This is the April 30, 2013 news archive. View today's Celtics rumors and news.
Sam Gardner of Fox Sports caught up with Matthew Shepard's parents to get their reaction to word that Jason Collins had worn No. 98 with the Celtics and Wizards last season as a quiet tribute to their son. As you might expect, they were quite touched by…
Check out the Socks Jordan Crawford Wore to Practice TodayUpdated Apr 30 Share TweetInteresting choice of socks to wear to practice for the Celtics’ Jordan Crawford (click on the image for a larger view). For breaking news, rumors, exclusive content, and contests sent right to your inbox, sign up here for the Dime Email Newsletter. FolSource: dimemag.comShare TweetJ.R. Smith thinks the New York Knicks would have swept the Boston Celtics if he had been playing in Game 4 of the division rivals' playoff series.
Tuesday's Celtics-Knicks watch: Mental focus the keyUpdated Apr 30 Share TweetDown 3-1 in the series with an elimination game against the Knicks looming Wednesday night, mental focus was the key topic before the Celtics took the practice court Tuesday.Source: boston.comShare TweetThe NBA has set its schedule for Wednesday night's games, and the Celtics and Knicks will kick off the triple-header starting at 7 p.m.Source: boston.com
Jason Terry's God reference rubs Knicks broadcaster Al Trautwig wrong wayUpdated Apr 30 Share TweetThose in favor of extended dramas can only pray this Knicks-Celtics series continues past Wednesday night. Once so close to Sweep City, there finally is some intrigue. The matchup is revealing stuff we did not know.Source: nydailynews.com
Knicks UpdateApr 30Ian Begley and Jared Zwerling with an update on the Knicks.
What Is Jason Collins Up Against?Apr 30ESPN.com's Kevin Arnovitz has been out of the closet, and going to work at NBA stadiums (and yes, in locker rooms) for years. In his experience, how can Jason Collins really expect to be treated?
2013 NBA playoffs: Golden State Warriors aren't ready to close things out …Apr 30The young Warriors aren't quite ready to close out a series on the road, writes J.A. Adande.
Seattle-based group still wants to purchase Sacramento KingsApr 30Seattle apparently is not giving up its fight to get the Sacramento Kings.