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Boston Celtics vs. Orlando Magic: Ranking the Individual Matchups

January 16th, 2011
Monday's matchup of the Boston Celtics and the Orlando Magic is considered by many to be a preview of a conference playoffs series.Orlando has been reinvigorated by the acquisition of Jason Richardson, Gilbert Arenas and Hedo Turkoglu, and the Celtics are trying to get a second ring for the big ...

Boston Celtics: Who Is the Explosive Luke Harangody?

January 7th, 2011
To quote Paul Pierce, "Gotta plane to catch. All of my quotes will be coming from Luke Harangody. And tweets." When the Celtics drafted Luke Harangody last year many thought this red-headed big man would be a decent stand-in for role-player and departed fan favourite Brian Scalabrine. His last name even ...

Boston Celtics: The Future of the Franchise

December 11th, 2010
The Boston Celtics are having a magnificent season, with the best record in the Eastern Conference, but fans looking past this season may be concerned by supporting the oldest median team in the NBA.   2011-12 The season of the dreaded lockout. If the NBA mimics the NHL and it is a full ...

Boston Celtics: A Player-By-Player Breakdown of What Makes Them So Dominant

November 28th, 2010
The Boston Celtics have shown this season that the right way to create a super-team is not by dropping  three superstars into a team with no other class players. It is by constructing a deep and talented core around a few star players.The Celtics have constructed one of the few ...

Erick Dampier: Can He Replace Udonis Haslem for Miami Heat?

November 22nd, 2010
ESPN is reporting that the only thing delaying the Miami Heat's signing of Erick Dampier—to fill the gap left by the injured Udonis Haslem—is the staff deciding who to drop from their full 15-man roster. Haslem had emerged as one of the most consistent players on a Heat roster that has ...

Boston Celtics: Playing Without Rajon Rondo Is the Team’s Krypto-Nate

November 22nd, 2010
There has been a lot of hypothetical discussion around how the Boston Celtics would fare without their starting point guard and assist machine, Rajon Rondo. With Rondo hurting his hamstring we have all got to see just how the Celtics can survive without their best player. The Celtics lost both games ...

Boston Celtics: What We Can Learn From Delonte West’s Return

November 17th, 2010
When he stepped onto the court to play his first game after sitting out a 10-game suspension for a guns charge, Delonte West had to know he was back home. The guard was originally drafted by the Boston Celtics in 2004, but was traded along with Wally Szczerbiak and Jeff ...

New Jersey Devils: The Positives and Negatives

November 17th, 2010
To say this season hasn't gone the way fans of the New Jersey Devils had hoped is an understatement.After signing left winger Ilya Kovalchuk to a controversial and unprecedented fifteen-year, $100 million deal, fans thought that the Devils had finally cemented the thing that seems to having been lacking in ...

How Kevin Garnett Has Cured His Comment

November 17th, 2010
Kevin Garnett's fierce tongue is acceptable as long as it matches his fierce game, and this season we have seen the return of KG.By this point most of the basketball world knows what Kevin Garnett was alleged to have said to Detroit's Charlie Villanueva. Garnett denies saying Villanueva was a cancer patient, through ...