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Mike Petraglia
December 23, 2008 - 3:57 pm
Call it sour grapes, call it frustration or just simple truth but Philadelphia 76ers star Andre Iguodala is of the belief that the Celtics talk too much on the court. Following Boston's 110-91 beat down of the Sixers on Tuesday night for their new franchise-best 19th straight win and an NBA best-...
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December 23, 2008 - 2:30 pm
At the start of the fourth ... Celtics 78, Sixers 66 - Speights vs. Scal ... dum dum dum. Speights was ejected back in November for commiting a flagrant foul on Scal. Let's see if they can keep their hands to themselves tonight. - Lou Williams vs. Eddie House ... another good match up. Both are...
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December 23, 2008 - 2:00 pm
You get the feeling the Celtics are just toying with Philly tonight? They had a nice little nine-point lead, the Sixers came back and tied it and now it's back up to 14 points. Know this: Getting on a cross-country flight on Christmas Eve would be a king-hell bummer for the C's, to quote Hunter S...
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December 23, 2008 - 1:12 pm
At the start of the second quarter ... Celtics 29, Sixers 25 - Junior Seau is here. No one has tackled him ... yet. Ben Watson is also in the building. - Early minutes for Gabe Pruitt . He checked in at 10:48. Makes sense to use Pruitt's speed and explosiveness against the 76ers, who have been able...
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December 23, 2008 - 12:28 pm
We are live from the Garden where the word for tonight is "distractions." Several of the Celtics were late arriving to the building, although they are all present and accounted for. Immediately after tonight's game the team will head to the airport for a cross-country flight for a Christmas Day...
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December 22, 2008 - 5:50 pm
On Tuesday night the Boston Celtics (26-2) will take on the Philadelphia 76ers (12-15) at the TD BankNorth Garden . The Celtics enter the game on an 18-game winning streak and could break the franchise mark for consecutive wins with a victory over the Sixers. They also have the chance to set a new...
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December 22, 2008 - 8:00 am
After seeing Boston Celtics team physician, Dr. Brian McKeon, it was determined that Glen Davis will not play on Tuesday against the Philadelphia 76ers . Davis sustained a concussion and cervical strain in a car accident on Sunday en route to the Celtics/ New York Knicks game. He is listed as day-...
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December 21, 2008 - 6:23 pm
On December 19, 1956, Bill Russell signed his first contract with the Boston Celtics . On December 19, 2008, I went back to where he made history. In the 1950s Bill Russell transformed the University of San Francisco from a small school in California into a collegiate basketball powerhouse. Russell...
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December 21, 2008 - 11:45 am
Glen "Big Baby" Davis was hospitalized on Sunday after suffering a concussion and whiplash on his way to the Boston Celtics game against the New York Knicks . Davis will spend the night in the hospital and there is no word when he will rejoin the team. As Rajon Rondo blogged on Yardbarker , many of...
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Mike Petraglia
December 20, 2008 - 5:32 am
What makes a great team is when it can constantly find way to get better even when things are already going so well. Doc Rivers and staff worked with center Kendrick Perkins to work on setting better screens and picks, convincing him that this would lead to better seals under the basket and...
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