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Mike Petraglia
December 10, 2008 - 7:41 am
The last time they visited the nation's capital, all the Celtics could focus on was being on the same stage with President Bush. "> Wednesday afternoon, as they boarded a plane for D.C. again, their focus was quite different. The Celtics are 20-2 and once again on top of the NBA world. But...
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December 10, 2008 - 3:17 am
Former Boston Celtic James Posey is one of the newest NBA players to join the Blogosphere. Posey, now a member of the New Orleans Hornets , is sharing his thoughts on the Hornets.com blog, " Pose Knows ." In his most recent edition, he discusses returning to Boston this Friday to receive his...
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December 10, 2008 - 1:48 am
No wonder why it's so hard to get Celtics tickets these days. The Cs have the highest total attendance in the Eastern Conference through December 8, according to data on SportsBusiness Daily . For the second consecutive season, the Celtics are averaging a sold out crowd of 18,624. This ranks them...
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December 09, 2008 - 3:45 am
This week Kevin McHale returned to the bench as the head coach of the Minnesota Timberwolves . He is the 27th former Boston Celtic to trade in his jersey for a clipboard and coach in the NBA. Here is a look Celtics-turned-head coaches who found success calling the plays (in alphabetical order):...
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December 08, 2008 - 2:09 am
Nine years ago today, one of the most infamous NBA careers came to an end. On December 8, 1999 , Houston Rockets forward Charles Barkley tore the tendon in his left quadricep away from his kneecap on an attempted blocked shot against the Philadelphia 76ers . Ironically, he played half of his 16-...
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Mike Petraglia
December 06, 2008 - 6:44 am
Last season, in their run to their 17th NBA title, the Celtics went from potential to prolific, winning 66 games in the regular season. This season, they are going from hype to historic, as in no team in NBA history has ever followed up an 18-2 start one season with a 19-2 opening the next... until...
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December 05, 2008 - 5:16 pm
'€œI hope he doesn't think we're making fun of him,'€ the man in the bright orange wig said. '€œWe're actually rooting for him. From what I hear, he takes it the wrong way.'€ Jamie and Liz are two of Brian Scalabrine's biggest fans. On Friday night the couple drove down from Portland,...
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December 05, 2008 - 5:03 pm
The Celtics came into the week with three games in five days; two against up and coming teams, and one against the only team that beat them soundly. If it was a test, they passed it easily with blowout wins over Orlando, Indiana and Portland. The Celtics haven't just been beating teams, they've...
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December 05, 2008 - 4:55 pm
RECAP: Boston Celtics 93, Portland Trail Blazers 78 Greg Oden scored 5 points in his Boston debut en route to a 93-78 Celtics victory over the Trail Blazers. Oden's only two field goals came in the first seven minutes of the game. He hit a single free throw late in the fourth quarter. '€œThey'€Â...
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December 05, 2008 - 3:07 pm
This final quarter should be a showcase of the reserves. Entering the final 12 up by 25, there's no use for Doc Rivers to exhaust the starters. Ray Allen is still on the court for a least a few more minutes with Scal, Leon Powe , Eddie House , and Glen Davis . LaMarcus Aldridge, Joel Przybilla ,...
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