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Enemy Chatter: That’s a Tough One to Swallow

I often wonder what opposing teams, their beat reporters and bloggers are saying about the Celtics after playing the Celtics. Here's a dose of 'enemy chatter' from Miami. The Celtics forced overtime when Rondo scored on an inbounds lob from Paul Pierce to beat the buzzer. Rondo beat Mario Chalmers around a pick and attacked... [More]

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Hey Lakers fans… do you like apples?

Hey… remember when the Celtics lost to the Clippers?  And remember when Lakers fans came rushing to the site to make fun of us… saying things like: Ref said in reply to Matt (who mentioned the Lakers loss to Orlando)… At least it wasn't the Clippers? LMAO…we lost to a playoff team unlike the smeltics... [More]

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Breaking down the alley oop

With .6 seconds on the clock, the Celtics lined up for an opportunity to tie… or win the game with a 3.  With Paul Pierce taking the ball out, the Celtics set up for what appeared to be a double screen for Ray Allen.  Brian Scalabrine was on the floor as a safety valve and... [More]

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Your Morning Dump… Where we thank god Rondo can jump so high

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline.  Because there's nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. “We don’t panic, we play 48 minutes, and thank God that little Rondo can jump so high,’’ Pierce said of his lob for Rondo’s tying layup. “He... [More]

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Where are all those Rajon Rondo doubters now? Often criticized for riding the coat tails of the Big 3, Rondo had 25 points and 8 assists in 50 minutes as the Celtics beat the Heat 112-106 in overtime. Not only did Rondo score the game-tying lay-up off a 25-foot out-of-bounds lob pass from Paul Pierce... [More]

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Are you kidding me?

Was that the craziest 2 seconds of basketball or what? With the scored tied at 99 and 5 seconds left on the clock, the Celtics inbounded the ball to Ray Allen who was promptly stripped by Dwyane Wade who glided in for the go-ahead dunk with 0.6 seconds left. But Paul Pierce through a perfect... [More]

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Celtics Waive Lester Hudson

Via Boston.com: In a rather shocking move, the Celtics waived guard Lester Hudson just before the deadline that the team had to guarantee his contract for the rest of the season, Hudson participated in the team's shootaround this morning and I talked to him about his contract and he had no idea whether his deal was guaranteed... [More]

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Gilbert Arenas suspended indefinitely

Yeah… where's your bang-bang fingers now, Gilbert?  Stern says in a statement Wednesday that Arenas' actions will "ultimately result in a substantial suspension, and perhaps worse." Because Arenas violated NBA rules by bringing guns into Washington's locker room, Stern decided to punish Arenas now. He said the suspension begins immediately. Stern says he originally planned... [More]

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LeBron’s “Knicks” shoes are fakes

I pretty much eviscerated LeBron James and Nike last week over their supposed Knicks-themed LeBron shoe.  Turns out… they're fakes. [James being a member of the Knicks is] so surreal that a hoax was perpetrated on the Web in the past days — reporting Nike had released pictures of a soon-to-be released new Knicks LeBron shoe... [More]

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Celtics/Heat Game Preview

Celtics (24-8) at Heat (17-15) Game time: 7:30pm, American Airlines Arena. TV – CSN. Radio – WEEI-AM (850). Team Leaders Scoring Bos: Pierce – 18.2                  Heat: Dwyane Wade – 26.4 ReboundingBos: Perkins – 8.0                  Heat: Udonis Haslem – 7.4 AssistsBos: Rondo – 9.6                    Heat: Wade – 6.2 Who'll go off:  Rajon... [More]

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