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March 23, 2009 - 5:17 pm
Remember when the Celtics used to go on these tidal-wave like runs and just blow people out of the building? Those were good times. It's happening again, and in the first time in a long time. Trailing 55-54 against the Clips, they went on a 12-0 run that extended through a timeout and saw great...
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March 23, 2009 - 4:58 pm
Sometimes the stat sheet tells you everything you need to know. This is one of those times. The Celtics are the best rebounding team in the league by Rebound Rate. The Clippers are 28th. But in the first half, the Clips owned the glass with a 24-14 edge in that department. More tellingly, the...
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March 23, 2009 - 4:41 pm
At halftime ... Celtics 44, Clippers 42 How the Celtics got outscored 24 - 13 in the second quarter: - KG: 0 minutes - Rajon Rondo : 0 points - Points in the paint: Clippers 12 - Celtics 0 - Second chance points: Clippers 5 - Celtics 0 - Rebounds: Clippers 14 - Celtics 6
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March 23, 2009 - 4:11 pm
At the end of the first quarter ... Celtics 31, Clippers 18 - KG watch: 9 minutes, 8 points, 1 rebound, 1 foul - Leading scorer: Rajon Rondo (10 points) - Leading rebounder: Zach Randolph (5 boards) - Leading ball handler: Rondo and Baron Davis (3 assists) - Hot shot: Celtics 68.4% FG, Clippers 45...
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March 23, 2009 - 4:06 pm
Paul Pierce has been carrying the Celtics through the second half of the season, especially in the wake of injuries to Ray Allen and Kevin Garnett , but after going 3-for-16 against the Spurs and 2-for-6 against Memphis a few of the writers wanted to know if anything was up with the Captain. "He's...
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March 23, 2009 - 3:46 pm
It's been 30 days ... But tonight the Big Ticket returns to the Garden ... Are you ready? For the first time in over a month the true Boston Celtics starting five is taking the court. After a dramatic introduction on the Jumbotron, Kevin Garnett looks like he hasn't missed a beat. After the...
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March 23, 2009 - 3:37 pm
There really isn't one, except for maybe this. Doc Rivers said before the Celtics game with the Clippers that Tony Allen might be the closest to a return. But then he added that no one among the Allen, Brian Scalabrine , Leon Powe group is really that close to coming back. "None of them are playing...
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March 22, 2009 - 3:02 pm
Believe it or not the Celtics will be heading to the postseason in less than 30 days. The NBA is already asking the question, "Where will amazing happen this year?" (via RedsArmy.com )
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March 21, 2009 - 6:44 pm
There is nothing better than the NCAA Tournament. The games are exciting, the emotion is unparalleled and the size of the field and the format is perfect. It is the best post-season in all of sports, and this comes from an NBA guy who thinks the college version of hoops is a vastly inferior product...
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March 20, 2009 - 7:43 pm
Perhaps more frustrating than an injured Kevin Garnett in street clothes is a restricted Garnett in uniform. After missing the last 13 games with a strained knee, Garnett returned to the Boston Celtics starting lineup in Friday night's win against the San Antonio Spurs . ( RECAP HERE ) As a...
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