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Measuring Rondo’s impact on the series

Via John Schuhmann of NBA.com: 172 — Rondo has been on the floor for 172 (92 percent) of the Celtics' 186 offensive possessions, leading both teams with 87 minutes played. He played the first 35:28 of Game 2 before coach Doc Rivers took him out for the final 32 seconds of the third quarter. He... [More]

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Ainge fined $25K

Ainge fined $25K

Via Marc Spears on Twitter celtics prez ainge fined $25k for throwing towel up as a distraction during GM2 vs CLE That's a pretty expensive move.  What's he being fined for, really?  This whole thing is a bit silly... [More]

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Sherrod’s Take: Injuries aren’t much to worry about

CSN’s A. Sherrod Blakely joined our show last night, and if you missed it, you missed him saying that the injuries to Kevin Garnett and Kendrick Perkins were no big deal.  He even doubted Doc’s stance that KG wouldn’t have played if the game was last night. Another great point made by Sherrod last night: ... [More]

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What’s the better LeBron chant?

It's very simple… LeBron is coming to town tomorrow night and we want to make things as uncomfortable as possible.  Remember, we're getting ready to unleash green hell. So which is the better chant for LeBron when he's at the free throw line (that is… IF he gets to the free throw line…..  BWAAAA HA... [More]

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Your Morning Dump… Where Sheed is ‘just hoopin’

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. “Man, just playing,” he said when asked about the last game and building off it. “I ain’t worried about last game. Last game’s over with. Just got... [More]

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The KG Foot Injury

The KG Foot Injury

Several media outlets have reported that Kevin Garnett and Kedrick Perkins did not practice today.  While Perkins seemed to have hyperextended his knee during practice, KG was hurt during Game 2. During his weekly radio interview, Danny Ainge said that KG landed on Perk's foot at some point during the game.  The video below shows... [More]

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Rajon Rondo, defensive menace

Rajon Rondo's star just keeps getting brighter.  He's dominating the Cavs in the playoffs… and now he's on the NBA's all-Defensive team.  Here's how the voting broke down: First Team Position Player, Team 1st 2nd Points Center Dwight Howard, Orlando 28 1 57 Guard Rajon Rondo, Boston 23 4 50 Forward LeBron James, Cleveland 20... [More]

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The 2 Man Game tonight at 9 with A. Sherrod Blakely

All of a sudden we've got a lot more to talk about tonight on The 2 Man Game.  Helping us answer some of the sudden injury questions will be CSN's A. Sherrod Blakely.  ESPN Boston's Chris Forsberg is also slated to join us in the 2nd half of the show with The Forsberg 5… which could... [More]

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KG and Perk hobbled

Via Chris Forsberg: Perkins suffered a strained right knee — the same knee he battled tendinitis in late in the season — during the morning shootaround before Monday's Game 2 triumph over the Cleveland Cavaliers, while Garnett suffered a strained right midfoot in the fourth quarter of that same game. … "Kevin hurt his ankle... [More]

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3 Reasons Why Celtics Should Foul Early And Hard

by DRJ Some of us have wondered about the disparity in the foul count between the Cavs and Celtics in their first two playoff games. Specifically Game 2, which the Celtics won even though they took only 18 FTs to Cleveland’s 38. Turns out the Celtics fouled the Cavs on purpose, right from tipoff, usually... [More]

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