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Mike Petraglia
April 16, 2009 - 10:28 am
WALTHAM - While the news on Kevin Garnett was gloomy on Thursday afternoon, there was one ray of hope as Celtics coach Doc Rivers said there's a 50-50 chance Brian Scalabrine could return by Game 3 of the series with Chicago. "Scal is a positive sign," Rivers said. "He gets to do 2-on-2 (drills)...
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Mike Petraglia
April 16, 2009 - 9:50 am
WALTHAM - Furthering his comments made first to WEEI's Dennis and Callahan this morning, Celtics coach Doc Rivers said before his team's practice today that Kevin Garnett is all but out for the playoffs. "It's not official if he's out for the entire playoffs but it's official as far as I'm...
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Mike Petraglia
April 16, 2009 - 9:46 am
WALTHAM - Once Kevin Garnett's season does come to an end, Celtics coach Doc Rivers said the star will need surgery on a bone spur in his right knee that is not related to the knee injury suffered on Feb. 19 in Utah. "We knew he needed (surgery) before that injury ever happened," Rivers said...
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April 16, 2009 - 7:14 am
Here is a transcript of Doc Rivers ' comments about Kevin Garnett this morning on Dennis & Callahan (transcript courtest of intern Drew Scott ). To listen to the full interview, click here : D&C: Hey Doc after a 62 and 20 regular season, are you more weary from the grind, or more weary from...
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Mike Petraglia
April 16, 2009 - 5:56 am
Celtics coach Doc Rivers told WEEI's Dennis and Callahan this morning that Kevin Garnett has been ruled out of the first round and likely will be out for the playoffs with lingering soreness and pain in his right knee. Rivers made the decision after watching Garnett limp during running exercises...
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Mike Petraglia
April 15, 2009 - 6:26 pm
Eddie House went into the record books on Wednesday night and he did it in dramatic fashion - with an assist from Celtics longtime ace media relations Vice President Jeff Twiss. The three-point sharpshooter needed to get red-hot in the fourth and final quarter of the regular season to break Danny...
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Mike Petraglia
April 15, 2009 - 5:45 pm
Doc Rivers loves the character of this team -- with or without Kevin Garnett . He made that much clear before the regular season finale Wednesday night "Our resolve has stuck out to me," Rivers said . "Thirteen or 14 games ago, when we lost in Orlando, I couldn't read a paper or go online or see...
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April 15, 2009 - 5:38 pm
Last season, the Celtics realized the hard way that the playoffs are where '€œGame Sevens happen.'€ After 26 postseason games and two trips of the brink of elimination en route to their championship, the Celtics will enter this weekend against the Chicago Bulls with valuable lessons learned...
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Mike Petraglia
April 15, 2009 - 4:58 pm
Celtics coach Doc Rivers was true to his word that Paul Pierce and Ray Allen would sit out tonight's season finale against the Washington Wizards at TD Banknorth Garden . Pierce was officially designated "inactive" while Ray Allen was active as each team is only allowed to deactivate three players...
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Mike Petraglia
April 15, 2009 - 4:18 pm
Wearing a tan suit with a orange shirt, tie and handkerchief, Paul Pierce address the crowd on Fan Appreciation Night at TD Banknorth Garden prior to the regular season finale with the Washington Wizards . Pierce thanked the crowd for making the arena a true home court advantage and "one of the...
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