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Pierce, hot-shooting Celtics too much for Kings

Pierce, hot-shooting Celtics too much for Kings

ESPN.com CNNSI.com Updated Jan 30, 2013
Paul Pierce scored 16 points and the Boston Celtics won their second game since losing Rajon Rondo for the season with a knee injury, beating the Sacramento Kings 99-81 on Wednesday night.
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  • Celtics rookie Sullinger exits with back spasms

    Celtics rookie Sullinger exits with back spasms

    ESPN.com Jan 30, 2013
    Boston Celtics rookie forward Jared Sullinger left Wednesday's game against the Sacramento Kings due to back spasms and will not return.
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  • Nets' Lopez replaces injured Rondo as All-Star

    Nets' Lopez replaces injured Rondo as All-Star

    ESPN.com Jan 30, 2013
    NBA commissioner David Stern has selected Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez to replace Boston Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo on the Eastern Conference All-Star roster, the league announced Wednesday.
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  • A Whole New Nash: Steve Nash returns to Phoenix tonight for the…

    A Whole New Nash: Steve Nash returns to Phoenix tonight for the fir…

    CNNSI.com Jan 30, 2013
    Steve Nash returns to Phoenix tonight for the first time as a Laker. Despite a tense rivalry, Nash should expect a warm welcome -- if fans can even recognize him, says Lee Jenkins.
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  • Video - Celtics Improve To 2-0 Without Rajon Rondo 00:50

    Celtics Improve To 2-0 Without Rajon Rondo

    Jan 30
    Kevin Garnett dishes out five assists in Rajon Rondon's absence to lead the Celtics to a 99-81 win over the Kings.

Sports Columnists

  • NBA -- LeBron James responds to comments as Miami Heat torch Brooklyn Nets

    Jan 30
    Reggie Evans' pregame comments fuel LeBron and the Heat in Brooklyn, writes Brian Windhorst.
  • Sources -- Memphis Grizzlies agree in principle to trade Rudy Gay to Toron…

    Jan 30
    The Memphis Grizzlies and Toronto Raptors have agreed in principle on a trade that will send leading scorer Rudy Gay to the Raptors, according to sources with knowledge of the deal.
  • Ian Thomsen: Pierce, Bryant proving old dogs can learn new tricks

    Jan 30
    WALTHAM, Mass. -- Isn't it amazing, I said to Paul Pierce before the Celtics practiced Tuesday, that you and Kobe Bryant are turning into point guards?
  • LeBron rips Evans for derogatory comments

    Jan 31
    LeBron James was not amused with Reggie Evans' comments that devalued the NBA title won by the Miami Heat last season. So James dominated the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday night, and then directly ripped Evans after the game.