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NBA Trades: Sorting Out the Pros and Cons of Boston Celtics Deadline Frenzy

February 25th, 2011
The Boston Celtics went from possibly making one minor trade deadline deal to making a flurry of moves that the team hopes will push them over the top and win another NBA title.However, there have been a lot of mixed emotions so far. Did Danny Ainge make the Celtics too ...

Boston Celtics: 10 Reasons They Don’t Need To Worry About a Loss To the Lakers

February 14th, 2011
All of a sudden, the Boston Celtics look like an average team. They dropped games to their West Coast rivals, the Lakers, and to an unspectacular Charlotte team. Is it time to start worrying about rust building up on the Green Machine?Not really. Every team goes through a midseason slump ...

Los Angeles Lakers vs. Boston Celtics: Breaking Down the Monumental Matchup

January 28th, 2011
This Sunday the most storied rivalry in professional basketball heads back to L.A. as the Boston Celtics square off against the Los Angeles Lakers in a rematch of the 2010 NBA Finals.This is the first time the two teams will have met since a classic game seven, giving the Celtics ...

Rajon Rondo Injured: Why the Boston Celtics’ Big 3 Can Come Together Without Him

December 17th, 2010
Rajon Rondo is going to miss ‘a couple of weeks’ Celtics GM, Danny Ainge told WEEI radio Thursday.  It’s a tough pill to swallow for the Celtics, after playing so well over the past few weeks, but the team will manage as they showed us earlier in the season.Rondo has ...

Boston Celtics: Why Shaquille O’Neal Will Be a Difference-Maker in the Playoffs

November 24th, 2010
For the Boston Celtics, the NBA playoffs can be considered a time of war.  Lengthy battles are waged on the court, sometimes with casualties (Kendrick Perkins), but when all goes according to plan, the team is able to preside over the kingdom of the NBA for an offseason.The addition of ...

NBA Rankings: Forget Kobe and Kevin, Here Are the 10 Most Improved Players

November 10th, 2010
We are approximately ten percent of the way through the NBA season, so it’s time to take an early look at the guys who are making a case to become the NBA’s most improved player.Unlike a lot of Top 10 lists, I’ve created a scoring system to rank the players ...

Glen Davis Makes the Jump from Big Baby to Adult

October 28th, 2010
Through two games in the young NBA season, one thing is apparent: Glen Davis has finally grown up.  Always considered a raw talent off the Boston Celtics bench, Davis has expanded his game, showcasing greater outside shooting, while still being a forceful component underneath the hoop.Questions surrounding his maturity level ...

Boston Celtics Go Viral With Their Off Court Antics

October 11th, 2010
One thing has been completely obvious through the first two weeks of the Boston Celtics preseason: This team has a great sense of locker room chemistry .Viral videos have been popping up over the past couple of days of the team engaging in various antics that show just how closely ...

NBA Power Rankings: The League’s 10 Biggest Babies (Not Named Glen Davis)

October 4th, 2010
The NBA is notorious for its prima donna players. They kick, scream, cry, and complain about almost anything when things aren’t going their way.On the court, they will act like babies regarding foul calls or non-calls (for that matter), while contradicting themselves on the other end, flopping and flailing away ...

Are the Boston Celtics Too Old To Win Another Championship?

September 28th, 2010
In my early predictions article, the majority of commenter's felt I overstated my expectations for this year’s upcoming Boston Celtics team.Age and its associated drop-off were the mains reason people thought the C’s would not reach the NBA finals again (Miami’s talent being the other main reason). On paper ...