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Rashard Lewis Has No Respect for His Coach

Via the Orlando Sentinel: Controversy brewed during the Orlando Magic's 120-111 loss to the Utah Jazz on Thursday night when power forward Rashard Lewis said he declined to go back in the game during the second quarter. Coach Stan Van Gundy was upset and said he had never had a player overrule him. “(Lewis) didn't... [More]

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Enemy Chatter: Agent Dagger and the Case of the Missed Free Throws

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 Washington. The Wizards didn't have much to say about the Celtics or Rajon Rondo's sizzling performance. Most of their focus was on…. Gilbert Arenas' missed free throws. Arenas... [More]

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Lakers Fans Named Best in the NBA

Forbes Magazine has ranked the the best fans in the NBA. Here's the Top 5: 1. Lakers2. Celtics3. Cavaliers4. Bulls5t. Hornets5t. Spurs Befuddled? Dazed and confused? Here's the explanation: We ranked teams based on average regular-season home game attendance as a percentage of arena capacity; regular-season local television viewers as a percentage of the team’s... [More]

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Who’ll make the All Star team?

I'm going to try not to make too much of the insane early All Star voting returns.  And I'm going to avoid my "let's get everyone in green into the All Star" game thoughts… just for a moment.  Right now, I think there are three Boston Celtics who will be playing in Dallas in February.... [More]

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Your Morning Dump… Where the Wiz lost a dare

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline.  Because there's nothing quite as satisfying a good morning dump. "Clearly their game plan was that they weren’t going to guard him," said Celtics coach Doc Rivers. "They were going to give him shots and he took them... [More]

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Wiz Get Rondo’d!!!

Wiz Get Rondo’d!!!

Rajon Rondo (21 points, 10-20, FG, 11 assists) put on quite a show tonight in Washington. The exclamation point came with 26 seconds one minute left when Rondo flushed down a fabulous dunk off a baseline drive to give the Celtics a 100-98 lead. The Cs held for the 104-102 win. The Celtics seized control... [More]

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Celtics vs Wizards Live Blog

Celtics vs Wizards Live Blog... [More]

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Don’t Rush Tony Allen

The Globe's Julian Benbow caught up with Tony Allen during the morning shootaround: "I'm a work in progress," he said. "Conditioning, getting my legs back under me. Just getting my explosiveness back, my first step. That's basically what I'm working at." He isn't trying to feel any pressure because of the hole in the rotation created... [More]

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Your KG Face of the Day

Thursday, December 10, 2009 The "Where's Jennings?  I have to rip one and I wanna blame it on the rookie."... [More]

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Celtics/Wizards Game Preview

Celtics (17-4) at Wizards (7-12) Game time: 8:00pm, Verizon Center, Washington. TV – CSN, TNT. Radio – WEEI-AM (850). Team Leaders Scoring Bos: Pierce – 18.4                  Wizards: Gilbert Arenas – 20.4  ReboundingBos: Perkins – 7.5                  Wizards: Brendan Haywood – 10.8 AssistsBos: Rondo – 9.2                    Wizards: Arenas – 6.5 Who'll go... [More]

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