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Posts Tagged ‘Boston Celtics’


Rivers Reaffirms Rondo as Celtics Team Leader

Posted by Andy on August 3rd, 2012

Celtics head coach Doc Rivers didn’t hesitate to clarify which player the Boston Celtics run through these days. In a recent interview with Yahoo! Sports, Rivers opened up about Ray Allen and the reasons for his departure to the Miami Heat. He elaborated on the fact that he is mostly to blame for the loss of their once trusted sharp shooter, explaining that (more)

Celtics Officially Sign Jason Terry

Posted by Andy on July 18th, 2012

The Boston Celtics recently inked 13-year veteran guard Jason Terry to a three-year, $15 million contract utilizing the midlevel exception. Terry agreed to sign with the Celtics earlier this offseason, long before Ray Allen made his decision to join the Miami Heat. With the loss of Allen and Avery Bradley’s uncertain status after two shoulder surgeries, the C’s will call on Terry to play a significant role at the start of the regular season. (more)

Brandon Bass Re-Signs With C’s

Posted by Andy on July 6th, 2012

The Boston Celtics have reached an agreement with Brandon Bass on Thursday, signing the seven-year power forward to a three year deal worth $20 million. The Celtics also secured Kevin Garnett for an additional three years last week. Boston’s starting five is back intact with the frontcourt of Bass and Garnett alongside Rajon Rondo, Avery Bradley and Paul Pierce. (more)

Celtics, Draft Picks Negotiate Contracts

Posted by Andy on July 3rd, 2012

The Boston Celtics have reached agreement with first-round picks Jared Sullinger and Fab Melo and second-round pick Kris Joseph just one day after introducing the rookies. Terms of the contracts were not announced, but it’s projected that both Sullinger and Melo will earn over $1 million this coming season. (more)

Celtics Draft Jared Sullinger, Fab Melo

Posted by Andy on June 29th, 2012

The Boston Celtics selected Ohio State forward Jared Sullinger and Syracuse center Fab Melo with the 21st and 22nd overall picks in the NBA draft on Thursday night. Sullinger would have been a lottery pick had he entered the draft in 2011. He averaged 17.5 points and 9.2 rebounds last season while battling back problems to help the Buckeyes advance to the Final Four. (more)

Kevin Garnett, Ray Allen to Decide July 1st

Posted by Andy on June 27th, 2012

Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge remains hopeful that free agents Kevin Garnett and Ray Allen will be back in Boston at the start of next season. Garnett is currently pondering retirement and both him and Allen will have plenty of offers thrown their way come July 1st when teams can begin negotiations with other free agents. (more)

Celtics’ Avery Bradley Shut Down for Playoffs

Posted by Andy on May 25th, 2012

Celtics second-year shooting guard Avery Bradley will miss the remainder of the postseason due to an ongoing shoulder injury. He is scheduled to undergo surgery today after fighting through several shoulder dislocations over the past few weeks. The 21-year old was a great defensive presence for the Celtics all season long, who will have to march on without him Saturday night in Game 7 against the Philadelphia 76ers at TD Garden. (more)

Brandon Bass Nets 27, Celts Win Game 5

Posted by Andy on May 22nd, 2012

Brandon Bass scored 27 points on 9-for-13 shooting, outscoring the Philadelphia 76ers himself in the third quarter to lead the Boston Celtics to win 101-85 and take a 3-2 lead in the Eastern Conference semifinals. The six-year veteran stepped up at a crucial time as the team recognized Game 5 as a must-win situation. (more)

Celtics Regain Momentum, Handle Sixers 107-91

Posted by Andy on May 17th, 2012

Kevin Garnett netted 12-of-17 from the floor for 27 points while collecting 13 rebounds during Boston’s 107-91 Game 3 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers last night at Wells Fargo Center. After a disappointing Game 2 loss at TD Garden Monday night, the Celtics were able to regroup and take back home court advantage in convincing fashion. (more)

Hawks Hold Off Celtics, Push Game 6

Posted by Andy on May 9th, 2012

Hawks center Al Horford came up big in his first start in over three months, contributing 19 points and 11 rebounds to lead Atlanta past the Boston Celtics 87-86 last night at Philips Arena. Horford’s presence was crucial down the stretch, as he hit the Hawks’ final two baskets and held off Celtics PG Rajon Rondo in the closing seconds to send the series back to Boston for Game 6. (more)