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December 01, 2008 - 4:27 pm
Doc Rivers was named the Eastern Conference coach of the month for November before last night's win over Orlando , one of those strange awards the NBA loves to give out to mark the passage of time. "I don't know if coaches get better from month-to-month," Orlando's Stan Van Gundy was saying before...
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December 01, 2008 - 2:24 pm
GAME WRAP: The Boston Celtics defeated the Orlando Magic 107-88 on Monday night at the TD BankNorth Garden . The Celtics extended their winning streak to nine games behind 24 points from Paul Pierce and 21 from Ray Allen . Rashard Lewis led all scorers with 30 points while Dwight Howard posted a...
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December 01, 2008 - 1:52 pm
Interesting first half as Magic coach Stan Van Gundy solved his backcourt problem by essentially playing 6-10 Rashard Lewis at shooting guard. Lewis is a tough cover under normal circumstances, but with Paul Pierce on the bench with three fouls, the Celtics had to leave Tony Allen on Lewis, and...
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December 01, 2008 - 1:16 pm
At the half ... Celtics 48, Magic 46 Despite their injuries the Magic played fully loaded in the second quarter. Rashard Lewis has 18 points in the half while Dwight Howard and Tony Battie have combined for 13 rebounds. The Celtics are making it hard on themselves by sending the Magic to the free...
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December 01, 2008 - 12:41 pm
We are live from the Garden for tonight's big game between the Orlando Magic and the Boston Celtics . The Magic are 13-4, but a little shorthanded, having to play without their starting backcourt of Jameer Nelson and Mickael Pietrus , as well as backup swing man Keith Bogans. Ageless veteran...
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December 01, 2008 - 9:44 am
Boston Celtics Head Coach Doc Rivers was named NBA Eastern Conference Coach of the Month for the month of November. The Celtics finished the month 16-2 and atop the Eastern Conference standings. This is Rivers' third consecutive selection and fourth of his career. He is the third coach in the...
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November 30, 2008 - 5:01 pm
On Monday night the Boston Celtics (16-2) will take on the Orlando Magic (13-4) at the TD BankNorth Garden . The presence of Dwight Howard makes the Magic an Eastern Conference contender but, despite successful regular season records, Superman hasn't been able to carry his team to the Eastern...
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Mike Petraglia
November 28, 2008 - 6:48 pm
When Paul Pierce scores a season-low six points on 1-of-6 shooting and you still build a 30-point fourth quarter lead, you know you're a pretty good team. The Boston Celtics , however, may be much, much more than just a pretty good team. They may be in the middle of a season that could better last...
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November 28, 2008 - 6:39 pm
Their World Championship put them in the company of Bill Russell and Larry Bird . Now their NBA title has ranked them alongside President-Elect Barack Obama, Sean Penn, and Michael Phelps . The Boston Celtics were honored by GQ Magazine as Men of the Year: The Athletes, Actors, and Newsmakers who...
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November 28, 2008 - 3:48 pm
GAME RECAP: BOSTON CELTICS 102 - PHILADELPHIA 76ers 78 Last season the Boston Celtics added two All-Stars and got out to one of the hottest starts in basketball. This season the Philadelphia 76ers added one All-Star and still haven't figured out how to win with him. On Friday night Elton Brand...
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