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Marquis Daniels Injury: Updates and Consequences for the Boston Celtics

February 6th, 2011
According to ESPN Boston's Chris Forsberg, Boston Celtics small forward Marquis Daniels suffered a bruised spinal cord during Sunday's game with the Orlando Magic. Daniels was taken off the court on a stretcher after his head collided with the shoulder of Gilbert Arenas on a drive toward the basket. Daniels ...

Boston Celtics’ Paul Pierce Suffers Thigh Bruise, Team Breathes Sigh of Relief

January 28th, 2011
When Paul Pierce scurried off into the locker room in the closing minutes of Thursday night's game against the Blazers, my life, once again, flashed before my eyes. This is my usually overdramatic ritual every time a Celtic so much as winces.  The fact that Pierce walked off under his own power ...

Pacing For Big Things: Paul George Is The Future In Indiana

January 27th, 2011
The Indiana Pacers are rattling off another mediocre year with a similar cast to the one that has produced similar results in recent seasons. It does not look like the Pacers have playoff potential but anything is possible when you are in the East. Regardless, this team has neither the ...

Good To Be Back in Green: Kendrick Perkins Picks Up Where He Left Off

January 25th, 2011
It came as a great surprise when around 6:30 Tuesday evening, the Celtics, on Twitter, reported that Kendrick Perkins would be playing in the Boston's game against Cleveland just an hour later. Perkins was originally targeting a February 4th return. Sure, it was against the Cavaliers. Playing the losers of ...

Los Angeles Clippers: Blake Griffin and the Other Team in L.A. Nobody Wants To Play

January 17th, 2011
9-4 in the last 10... Six and seven-point victories against the Heat and Lakers, respectively. Two 20-plus point scorers and an offense averaging 106.6 points in their last five. Can these really be Clippers' numbers? The team that hasn't won more than 29 games in the past three seasons—whose biggest ...

Boston Celtics: Ranking the Celtics Big Men in Terms of Championship Importance

January 6th, 2011
Celtics fans and fantasy owners alike were left cringing, hoping their worst fears were not about to be realized when Kevin Garnett walked off the court gingerly in the middle of the Celtics game against the Raptors on January 29th. Well, I'm sure Charlie Villanueva was pleased. A clean x-ray ...

NBA Rumors: 12 Trades the Boston Celtics Could Make To Replace Delonte West

December 8th, 2010
It has been a difficult road for Delonte West. West has been through a plethora of off-court issues which can largely be attributed to his trials with Bipolar disorder. Bipolar disorder can lead to various lifestyle problems if it goes untreated, and is very trying to cope with regardless. “You're ...

Boston Celtics: Are They Still the Favorites in the East Heading into December?

December 1st, 2010
Well, it's just over a month into the season, and we have already been privy to some rather significant surprises. Several analysts claimed that the Heat would not lose back-to-back games all season long, and they have already had a three-game losing streak, including a blowout loss to the Pacers, ...

NBA Finals Prediction: Celtics & Lakers Can Only Be Unlucky to Not Meet for #13

November 21st, 2010
The Celtics and Lakers have defined NBA prestige for the majority of the league's history. The latest bouts that have brought about two match-ups in the last three year that have had all the excitement and anticipation of the historic clashes of the 1980's. There is no doubt that a ...

Boston Celtics: The Gift To the Cleveland Cavaliers

October 27th, 2010
It's hard to explain what happened in Cleveland on Wednesday night. Was it justice? Was it something that needed to happen so that all was right in the city that had their heart ripped out of them some months ago? Is this the closest the Cavaliers will ever get to ...