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November 17, 2008 - 5:56 am
Just finished reading the complaint against Mark Cuban , owner of the Dallas Mavericks , that was filed by the Securities and Exchange Commission today. The SEC (not the one with Knowshown Moreno and Tim Tebow ) is charging Cuban with insider trading and asking for 750K in connection with a PIPE (...
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November 16, 2008 - 5:42 pm
Ray Allen's life changed last June, and it had nothing to do with winning his first NBA Championship. His infant son Walker was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes during the NBA Finals , a storyline of personal anguish which was highlighted during the Boston Celtics title run. Five months later,...
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November 16, 2008 - 1:24 pm
On a rare day off from the Boston Celtics demanding schedule, Paul Pierce is hitting the lanes for charity. On Monday, November 17 at 6pm, Pierce is hosting his star-studded bowling tournament, "The Truth Strikes Again," at Kings Lanes (50 Dalton Street) in Boston. Pierce, his teammates, members of...
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Mike Petraglia
November 15, 2008 - 9:49 am
Call it fatigue. Call it sluggishness, or being outplayed or a combination all three. But the Denver Nuggets showed the Celtics Friday night that they are human on their home court. They hadn't lost at home in the regular season since last March 26 to Philadelphia, a string of 11 straight wins on...
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November 15, 2008 - 6:35 am
In a move that seemed inevitable, the Boston Celtics assigned rookie J.R. Giddens to their NBA Development League affiliate Utah Flash on Saturday. The Celtics selected Giddens out of New Mexico with the 30th overall pick in this year's draft. That night Celtics president Danny Ainge and head coach...
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November 14, 2008 - 4:42 pm
That was Doc Rivers after the Celtics 94-85 loss to the Nuggets, Friday night. Miserable because, as Rivers elaborated, "We're not happy with the way we're playing. We're winning games, but we're not playing well enough to be the winner." There are those who will say it was bound to happen. That...
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November 14, 2008 - 4:14 pm
On Friday night against the Denver Nuggets , Leon Powe sprained the thumb area of his left hand. X-rays were negative. Powe already sprained his left hand during preseason action against the Cleveland Cavaliers when his hand got caught in another player's jersey.
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November 14, 2008 - 2:57 pm
Final Score ... Nuggets 94 , Celtics85 The Boston Celtics could not overcome an early deficit and lost 94-85 to the Denver Nuggets . This is the Celtics first home loss of the season and they fall to 8-2. Ray Allen led all scorers with 26 points while Chauncey Billups and Carmelo Anthony scored 18...
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November 14, 2008 - 2:24 pm
We're back for the second half with the C's down 48-42. This will be yet another interesting second half as I am becoming more and more intrigued by the Celtics ability to dig themselves out of a hole. It's not the way you want to play every night, obviously, and I know the myth is "It's the NBA,...
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November 14, 2008 - 2:08 pm
As faithful readers know, I am not of the mind that the loss of James Posey is the huge deal that some make it out to be. However, credit George Karl with an interesting lineup that specifically exploited the lack of a legit backup small forward--like James Posey. In the second quarter, Karl used...
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