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April 15, 2009 - 3:53 pm
Celtics forward Kevin Garnett is featured on the cover of the May issue of Men's Fitness , which will hit newsstands on April 20. In this six-page spread, Garnett addresses topics from his offseason training program to his fire to win. He even commented on being called 'skinny': "I work very hard...
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April 15, 2009 - 3:22 pm
Celtics guard Ray Allen will file a grievance with the NBA in response to his suspension for elbowing Cleveland Cavaliers big man Anderson Varejao in the groin on Sunday. He sat out Tuesday's game against the Philadelphia 76ers . "I talked to Stu Jackson (Executive Vice President, NBA Basketball...
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April 14, 2009 - 7:03 pm
It is now permissible to be worried about Kevin Garnett . Not time to freak out, necessarily, but worried? Yup. A week ago, KG was supposed to make his return against the Sixers. He did not, obviously. Before that he was supposed to sit out a game or two and be back for Charlotte. That was two...
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April 14, 2009 - 6:39 am
The Celtics have an interesting dilemma tonight when they play the Sixers. They are locked into the No. 2 seed thanks to the Magic's late-season tumble and have essentially nothing to play for. Doc Rivers has already ruled out Kevin Garnett , although he may want to get Leon Powe some run. But what...
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April 13, 2009 - 8:21 pm
The Boston Celtics still don't know who they will face in the first round of the playoffs, but one thing they do know is it will not be the Detroit Pistons . On Monday night the Pistons got locked into the eighth spot with a 91-88 loss to the Chicago Bulls . They will play the Cleveland Cavaliers...
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April 13, 2009 - 6:45 am
Over on Basketball Prospectus, Bradford Doolittle has an interesting number to quantify what Kevin Garnett's absence has made on the Celtics . Doolittle writes: "When Garnett was injured, Boston was 44-11 and had an efficiency margin of +10.4 points per 100 possessions. Since then, Boston has gone...
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April 12, 2009 - 7:00 pm
The Boston Celtics locked up the second seed in the Eastern Conference on Saturday, but their first round opponent is still uncertain. This weekend the Chicago Bulls rose to the occasion, the Detroit Pistons continued to be mediocre, and the Philadelphia 76ers came up short. With only three days...
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April 12, 2009 - 3:13 pm
Anderson Varejao has been called a flopper. He has been called emotional. But the Celtics ' front office has another name for him. '€œHe's a beast, though,'€ Celtics managing partner Steve Pagliuca said on Celtics Now . '€œHe's a beast.'€ Varejao made an impression when he worked out...
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April 12, 2009 - 12:59 pm
ABC revealed Ray Allen's five favorite all-time shooters during Sunday's game against Cleveland: Reggie Miller Dell Curry Dale Ellis Craig Hodges Michael Cooper No Celtics ? Allen's list includes players who have burned him in the past , just as he has done to so many other teams during his career.
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April 11, 2009 - 7:32 pm
The Boston Celtics locked up the second seed in the Eastern Conference after the Orlando Magic lost to the New Jersey Nets on Saturday night. Not only did the Magic fall to the third spot, they also lost Hedo Turkoglu in the fourth quarter after he suffered a sprained ankle. They were already...
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