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March 23, 2009 - 4:11 pm
At the end of the first quarter ... Celtics 31, Clippers 18 - KG watch: 9 minutes, 8 points, 1 rebound, 1 foul - Leading scorer: Rajon Rondo (10 points) - Leading rebounder: Zach Randolph (5 boards) - Leading ball handler: Rondo and Baron Davis (3 assists) - Hot shot: Celtics 68.4% FG, Clippers 45...
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March 23, 2009 - 4:06 pm
Paul Pierce has been carrying the Celtics through the second half of the season, especially in the wake of injuries to Ray Allen and Kevin Garnett , but after going 3-for-16 against the Spurs and 2-for-6 against Memphis a few of the writers wanted to know if anything was up with the Captain. "He's...
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March 23, 2009 - 3:46 pm
It's been 30 days ... But tonight the Big Ticket returns to the Garden ... Are you ready? For the first time in over a month the true Boston Celtics starting five is taking the court. After a dramatic introduction on the Jumbotron, Kevin Garnett looks like he hasn't missed a beat. After the...
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March 23, 2009 - 3:37 pm
There really isn't one, except for maybe this. Doc Rivers said before the Celtics game with the Clippers that Tony Allen might be the closest to a return. But then he added that no one among the Allen, Brian Scalabrine , Leon Powe group is really that close to coming back. "None of them are playing...
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March 22, 2009 - 3:02 pm
Believe it or not the Celtics will be heading to the postseason in less than 30 days. The NBA is already asking the question, "Where will amazing happen this year?" (via RedsArmy.com )
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March 21, 2009 - 6:44 pm
There is nothing better than the NCAA Tournament. The games are exciting, the emotion is unparalleled and the size of the field and the format is perfect. It is the best post-season in all of sports, and this comes from an NBA guy who thinks the college version of hoops is a vastly inferior product...
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March 20, 2009 - 7:43 pm
Perhaps more frustrating than an injured Kevin Garnett in street clothes is a restricted Garnett in uniform. After missing the last 13 games with a strained knee, Garnett returned to the Boston Celtics starting lineup in Friday night's win against the San Antonio Spurs . ( RECAP HERE ) As a...
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Mike Petraglia
March 20, 2009 - 7:34 pm
Al Skinner said he was concerned early in the week that he didn't know which BC team would be showing up on Friday night. He got his answer on the Metrodome floor and as it turned out, Skinner had reason to be worried. His team didn't have enough answers in the second half for Taj Gibson and the...
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Mike Petraglia
March 20, 2009 - 7:25 pm
That was not the way Tyrese Rice wanted his career to end. The senior point guard and BC team leader made just four of his 11 shots on the night and finished with nine points as the Eagles fell to Southern California, 72-55, in a Midwest Regional first round game in Minneapolis. Here is what Rice...
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Mike Petraglia
March 20, 2009 - 12:56 pm
One of the early storylines of this NCAA Tournament has revolved around one of the No. 1 seeds. Not the on-the-court performance of the Connecticut Huskies but rather their ferocious coach. Jim Calhoun spent Thursday in a Philadelphia hospital getting treated for dehydration and spent the night...
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