Milwaukee Bucks

Mike Petraglia
December 21, 2012 - 7:28 pm
Paul Pierce rescued the Celtics on Wednesday night when he scored 40 points to lead the Celtics over the Cavaliers after Boston blew a 20-point lead to a 5-21 team in the third quarter on their home court. Pierce scored 35 points Friday but it wasn't enough as the Celtics blew a 10-point lead and...
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Mike Petraglia
December 21, 2012 - 6:44 pm
Kevin Garnett made just 6 of 22 shots from the field on Friday night as the Celtics lost in overtime to the Milwaukee Bucks 99-94 at TD Garden. Garnett talked about the frustration of losing a game the Celtics had so many open look and had a 10-point lead.
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Mike Petraglia
December 21, 2012 - 2:40 pm
Chris Wilcox (right thumb) and Leandro Barbosa (personal matter, not with the team) will be out for Friday's game against the Milwaukee Bucks . With those two out, the Celtics recalled rookie forward Kris Joseph from the Maine Red Claws on Friday. Other notes: The Celtics are playing the Bucks for...
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November 05, 2012 - 9:39 am
Friday: Bucks 99, Celtics 88 ; Saturday: Celtics 89, Wizards 86 : Observations about the box scores from Games 2 & 3 of the C'€™s (1-2) 2012-13 NBA season. -- Called upon by Doc Rivers Friday night to protect the paint against the Bucks, when smaller lineups weren't working, Darko Milicic...
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Mike Petraglia
November 02, 2012 - 9:39 pm
brightcove.createExperiences(); Doc Rivers admitted a couple of things Friday night after his team lost in stunning fashion to the Bucks, 99-88, in their home opener at TD Garden. The Celtics coach doesn't think his team has played with any urgency this season. And on Friday, he had to - for the...
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November 02, 2012 - 9:07 pm
Needless to say, Kevin Garnett didn't enjoy the Bucks embarrassing his Celtics a few nights after the Heat dropped 120 on their defense, so he privately addressed his teammates in the locker room afterwards. "When we came in the locker room, KG spoke," Courtney Lee said. "What he said is that we'€...
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November 02, 2012 - 5:46 pm
So much for the Celtics keeping their house clean , as Paul Pierce vowed in the days leading up to the team's home opener on Friday night, because the Bucks muddied up the Garden paint all night long. Led by their backcourt of Brandon Jennings (21 points), Monta Ellis (14 points) and wing Tobias...
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Mike Petraglia
November 02, 2012 - 7:29 am
brightcove.createExperiences(); WALTHAM -- In the labor-shortened 2011-12 NBA season, the Celtics were 24-9 at home on the parquet. They were 8-2 at the Garden in the playoffs. But the sour taste from the last game they played before the home crowd remains. With a chance to eliminate the Heat on...
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Mike Petraglia
May 14, 2012 - 2:36 pm
The following should come as no surprise: Doc Rivers is very media friendly. On Monday, the Professional Basketball Writers Association recognized this formally by announcing the Celtics head coach was voted the winner of the annual "Rudy Tomjanovich Award" - given to the head coach considered the...
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April 26, 2012 - 6:11 pm
Rajon Rondo , Kevin Garnett and Mickael Pietrus all returned to the lineup, and the Celtics cruised to an 87-74 victory against the Bucks in their regular-season finale. The trio combined for just 13 points, but Rondo dished out 15 assists despite taking just one shot. Avery Bradley (14 points) and...
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