Green Street

November 24, 2008 - 4:27 am
On Tuesday Sam Cassell and Kendrick Perkins will serve 250 turkey dinners at the Walter Denney Youth Center in Dorchester. Full dinners, including a choice of turkey or ham, mashed potatoes, stuffing, Smart Water, and Vitamin Water, will be provided by the Sam Cassell Foundation and Mark Wahlberg...
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November 23, 2008 - 3:24 pm
It has been a question asked of Doc Rivers for weeks, are the Celtics interested in Antonio McDyess ? Rivers no longer has to avoid addressing free agency -- McDyess chose to return to the Detroit Pistons . On Sunday night McDyess chose his former team over 18 other organizations, including the...
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November 23, 2008 - 7:44 am
Checking in on a couple of fairly big developments in the NBA this weekend, while watching the Celtics and the Raptors. On Friday night, the Knicks moved two big contracts ( Zach Randolph and Jamal Crawford ) and moved closer toward fulfilling their rebuilding plan, while out in the place that...
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November 23, 2008 - 7:36 am
On Sunday Jamario Moon's biggest concern is taking on he Boston Celtics . And while he is focused on each game at hand, the Toronto Raptors high-flyer can't help but think ahead to February. That's when Moon would like to redeem himself in the Slam Dunk Contest. '€œIt was big to be on the stage...
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Mike Petraglia
November 20, 2008 - 7:03 pm
The Celtics showed no mercy on the weary Detroit Pistons on Thursday night at TD Banknorth Garden , demolishing them, 98-80. The first quarter was a wake-up call as the Green fell behind 13-2 in the first three and a half minutes. But for the final three quarters, this one belonged entirely to the...
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November 20, 2008 - 5:10 pm
It was early in the game and Rajon Rondo found himself driving to the basket with a clear lane to the hoop. His options: Finish the move and take it strong, or pass it out for a jump shot. As he has several times this year Rondo elected to exercise Option Two--pass it out to the perimeter. The...
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November 20, 2008 - 4:41 pm
Update: On Friday, the Boston Celtics assigned Bill Walker to their NBA Development League affiliate, the Utah Flash. --- To some players, the "D" in D-League stands for demotion. Not Bill Walker . He sees it for what it's worth. '€œIt's not a demotion at all. So you have you to get that out your...
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November 20, 2008 - 3:19 pm
Game Over: Celtics 98, Pistons 80 ... More from the locker rooms to follow. - Gino time. The crowd is clearing out with 52 seconds left and Gino is shaking it on the big screen. - Amir Johnson hasn't shown much in his four-year career with the Pistons but tonight offered glimpses into his potential...
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November 20, 2008 - 2:41 pm
Some interesting things to watch in the second half. As Jess pointed out, although no one's been able to pin down the exact nature of it, there appears to be some sort of ill feeling between former UConn-ers Ray Allen and Rip Hamilton (Ray started wearing the sleeve last year because he said Rip...
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November 20, 2008 - 1:53 pm
SECOND QUARTER WRAP: The Celtics second unit was hot early in the second and pushed the lead up to 38-27. But the Pistons got physical and are within nine half. They're looking to battle and the Celtics will have to come out hot in the third quarter to stave off a comeback. Halftime Notes and...
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