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March 25, 2009 - 2:30 pm
Eddie House's seven-year-old son Jaelen has become a mainstay on the sidelines by the Boston Celtics bench. Now their close relationship will be featured in the new series, My Dad's A Pro , on the Cartoon Network. The show will follow Jaelen's day-to-day life as the son of an NBA player. They will...
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Mike Petraglia
March 25, 2009 - 1:11 pm
Mike Krzyzewski remembers the last time his Duke Blue Devils were in Boston. And he'd rather not. It was, of course, not at the Garden but rather a few miles up Commonwealth at Conte Forum playing Boston College . It was Feb. 15 and his team blew a five-point halftime lead and lost to the Eagles,...
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Mike Petraglia
March 25, 2009 - 12:31 pm
Gerald Henderson is hoping to have the same success in Boston that his dad did. We chronicled his father's most famous moment when he stole the ball from James Worthy in Game 2 of the 1984 NBA Finals . Now let's hear it from the man himself. Assuming he can stay awake for the 10 p.m. tip-off,...
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Mike Petraglia
March 25, 2009 - 12:13 pm
If you're expecting Pittsburgh coach Jamie Dixon to apologize for his team's underwhelming performance as a No. 1 seed in the East Regional in the first two rounds, here's some advice - don't bother. Pittsburgh struggled mightily with No. 16 seed East Tennessee in round one and was tied at halftime...
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Mike Petraglia
March 25, 2009 - 11:12 am
The obvious storyline with the first game on Thursday night is the fact that Xavier coach Sean Miller went to Pittsburgh from 1987-1992. He played on the first Pitt teams to actually make a mark in the Big East. He played for coach Paul Evans and with Billy Martin and Jerome Lane. But Miller's...
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Mike Petraglia
March 25, 2009 - 10:46 am
Sean Miller gave a smile on Wednesday afternoon when he called the Big East Conference the toughest league. It was smile of recognition with a hint of sarcasm. Miller was asked how his team matched up against the 'toughest of the tough' in the Pittsburgh Panthers , the team his Musketeers will be...
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March 24, 2009 - 8:34 pm
Boston Celtics (54-18) @ Orlando Magic (52-18) 8:00PM EST, ESPN The Orlando Magic established themselves as a contender early on this season, positioning Wednesday's game against the Boston Celtics as a possible Eastern Conference Semifinals '€“ or even Finals -- match up. But before the Magic...
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March 24, 2009 - 1:18 pm
Do not adjust your HD. That is your humble narrator who will be on the new episode of Celtics Now with Michael Holley on Comcast SportsNet , which airs tomorrow night at 6 p.m. on CSN. I appeared on a panel with Dana Barros and Pete McKenzie from 100.7 to discuss Kevin Garnett's return, whether...
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Mike Petraglia
March 24, 2009 - 8:13 am
East Regional Semifinal-No.3 Villanova vs. No. 2 Duke, approx. 9:57 p.m. Thursday, Ch. 4 Memo to Villanova coach Jay Wright: If you're leading by two late on Thursday night with say, 18 seconds left, your players better know exactly where Duke's Gerald Henderson is on the parquet floor. If you don'...
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Mike Petraglia
March 24, 2009 - 5:37 am
East Regional Semifinal- No. 4 Xavier vs. No. 1 Pittsburgh, 7:27 p.m. Thursday, Ch. 4. On Thursday night, the first of three East Regional games will be played at TD Banknorth Garden and the matchup between Xavier and Pittsburgh figures to be compelling on many different levels. Here's how. The...
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