1 hour agoMike Mazzeo

Birthday boy Brook saves Nets at MSG

Brook Lopez celebrated his 27th birthday in style, sinking Brooklyn's cross-town rivals and strengthening the Nets' playoff hopes.

2 hours agoJoe McDonald

Loose lips: Olynyk says B's Hamilton broke ribs

The Celtics' Kelly Olynyk might not be welcome back at Bruins games after he seemed to spill the beans on fellow Beantown athlete Dougie Hamilton, saying the injured Bruins defenseman is out due to broken ribs.

3 hours ago

Olynyk not worried about pain

Celtics center Kelly Olynyk, who took an elbow to an eye in the shootaround, said he is not worried about playing through pain.

4 hours ago

Celtics cruise past Pacers

Kelly Olynyk scored 19 points off the bench as the Celtics defeated the Pacers 100-87.

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1 day agoChris Forsberg

Embrace the Celtics' playoff push

Unlike many other rebuilding situations, there's not much to be gained at this point by Boston missing the playoffs.

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1 day agoZach Lowe

The Celtics' playoff problem

If the Boston Celtics are trying to rebuild, then why the postseason push? Grantland's Zach Lowe examines.

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2 days agoChris Forsberg

Wallace soars in limited role with Celtics

Asked earlier this season to handicap a fictional Boston Celtics intrasquad dunk contest, Evan Turner scanned Boston's locker room and admitted that the Celtics don't have any real high-flyers.

2 days agoChris Forsberg

Celts set for first national TV game

The Boston Celtics will make their first national TV appearance of the 2014-15 season after ESPN picked up next Wednesday's game against the Detroit Pistons.

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3 days agoChris Forsberg

Doc is what's up: Rivers back in Boston

BOSTON -- When Doc Rivers returns to town now, it's an event. That much was obvious Sunday night when what amounted to a receiving line formed in the hallways inside TD Garden with smiling faces eager to greet the former Boston Celtics coach on his way to his pregame chat with reporters.

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3 days agoChris Forsberg

Isaiah Thomas: 'We gotta punch first'

BOSTON -- The Boston Celtics, plagued by slow starts in recent games, watched the Los Angeles Clippers build as much as a 25-point first-half lead during Sunday's 119-106 loss and Isaiah Thomas implored his teammates to be more aggressive out of the gates.

3 days ago

Redick Hot In Clippers' Win

J.J. Redick scored 27 points as the Clippers downed the Celtics 119-106 for their seventh straight win.

6 days agoKevin Arnovitz

The NBA's top head-coaching prospects

The coaching carousel slowed down in 2014-15 after a flurry of turnover the previous couple of seasons. While we could conceivably see a couple of firings ahead this summer, most NBA teams and head coaches seem to have happy marriages, as only Sacramento, Orlando and Denver have made in-season changes.

7 days agoChris Forsberg

'Sickening' effort by C's in playoff quest

BOSTON -- Earlier this week, Boston Celtics forward Jae Crowder posted a picture to Instagram with him tugging on his Celtics jersey split-screened with a photo of Kevin Garnett doing the same.

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7 days agoChris Forsberg

Comeback pain: Thomas struggles in return

BOSTON -- Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas admitted before Wednesday's game that he was worried about his first fall and so it seemed to take a minute for him to react when he hit the parquet floor hard in the final minutes of the first half while absorbing a charge from former teammate Goran Dragic.

2014-15 Team Stats

Points Per Game100.913th
Rebounds Per Game44.012th
Assists Per Game24.34th
Points Allowed101.624th

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