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Mike Petraglia
March 20, 2009 - 8:33 am
Just so you know what they're thinking heading into tonight's showdown with the BC Eagles, here are three of the stars from the USC squad. DeMar DeRozan, Daniel Hackett, Dwight Lewis and Taj Gibson took to the podium, otherwise referred to as the dais, on Thursday. Here's how they answered the...
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Mike Petraglia
March 19, 2009 - 6:29 pm
After Tyrese Rice and Rakim Sanders had their moment on the dais, it was Al Skinner's turn. Q. Coach, talk about just the fact that, like you mentioned before, that you haven't necessarily gone on a winning streak per se, but the tournament is going to require you do that. Where do you feel like...
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Mike Petraglia
March 19, 2009 - 6:23 pm
The student-athletes of Boston College headed for the comforts of their hotel rooms but not before sharing their thoughts about facing Southern California on Friday night in Minneapolis. Tyrese Rice and Rakim Sanders took questions from the media on Thursday. Here's what they said: Q. I was going...
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March 19, 2009 - 7:44 am
Ray Allen (elbow) and Kevin Garnett (knee) are traveling to San Antonio with the Boston Celtics on their team charter, according to multiple reports. Garnett has not played since February 19 against the Utah Jazz . Allen sat out of Wednesday's game against the Miami Heat . The Celtics will play the...
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Mike Petraglia
March 18, 2009 - 7:52 pm
Everyone assumed Wednesday's game between the short-handed Celtics and Miami Heat at the Garden would be a showcase of an NBA MVP candidate. And it was. While Paul Pierce is almost certainly not going to beat out guys named Kobe or LeBron or even the Heat's Dwayne Wade, who was a late scratch...
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March 18, 2009 - 7:21 pm
'€œFoul on number seven, Mikki Moore .'€ Those words have become all too familiar since Moore joined the Boston Celtics in February. Moore has fouled out of the last two games, including Wednesday night's overtime win against the Miami Heat . (He was gone after playing less than 17 minutes.)...
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March 18, 2009 - 7:15 pm
There are two ways to look at Doc Rivers ' statement before the Celtics took the court against the Heat. "We're not going to catch Cleveland," Rivers told the press without being asked about whether they could catch the Cavaliers . "We have a chance to hold on to that second spot." ( Click here for...
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March 18, 2009 - 6:47 pm
Bill Walker and Michael Beasley were more than roommates at Kansas State. They were each other's toughest competition. '€œOh man, we competed at everything,'€ Walker recalled earlier this season. '€œOn the basketball side, out of basketball, video games, we competed in every thing...
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March 18, 2009 - 5:38 pm
The stage was set for Paul Pierce to be the hero. But after running down the clock, his last second shot circled off the rim. It's overtime for the Celtics and Heat, tied at 100 apiece.
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March 18, 2009 - 5:10 pm
When Paul Pierce saw Rajon Rondo lying on the ground after a foul by James Jones , he had words for the Heat. The Heat spat back, and Pierce and Luther Head were called for double technical fouls with 12 minutes to go in the fourth quarter.
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