The Celtics couldn’t shake the pesky Hawks in Tuesday night’s 87-86 Game 5 loss in Atlanta, with some poor execution doing them in at the end.
Celtics captain Paul Pierce didn’t let a sore knee slow him down in Boston’s 101-79 Game 4 victory over the Hawks, scoring a team-high 24-points in under 17 minutes of play.
With their star point guard out for Game 2, the Boston Celtics turned to an old reliable to carry the load.
Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo needs to smarten up.
Veteran point guard Keyon Dooling spoke with Toucher & Rich about being the Vice President for the NBA Players Association during the lockout, the seven game suspension of Ron Artest and hyping up Celtics guard Avery Bradley.
Ray Allen scored 20 points and Paul Pierce added 19 as the defending Eastern Conference champion Celtics beat the new-look Miami Heat, 88-80, in the NBA season-opener at Boston’s TD Garden last night.
The two-time defending league champion Lakers and new-look Miami Heat are among the six teams in action when the 2010-11 NBA season gets underway tonight.
The Boston Celtics officially welcomed Shaquille O’Neal at a press conference today.