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‘Sheed Plays Catch with Prosthetic Leg?

Via Kansascity.com and Deadspin: Picture this: NBA player Rasheed Wallace, a Derrick Thomas jersey and a prosthetic leg. That was the scene in the lobby Sunday afternoon at Lincoln Financial Field. Wallace, wearing a No. 58 Chiefs jersey, tossed a man’s prosthetic leg back and forth. Odd. But at least it distracted Wallace from the... [More]

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Doc: “Scal and Ray Are Pretty Stiff”

Don't worry, that quote has nothing to do with injuries. That's Doc talking about Scal and Ray's dancing abilities. So which player has the best chance to land a spot on "Dancing with the Stars?" “Oh, it’s me by far,” Glen Davis told the Herald. “I am very versatile – ballet, salsa, swing dance. I... [More]

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Sheed & Perk are cool

From the "news we could have brought you yesterday… if only we knew about it" file…. One of the storylines out of the Rasheed Wallace signing was the words exchanged between him and Kendrick Perkins when the Celtics faced off against the Pistons.  Yesterday, Sheed made it clear that that's in the past. “I’m not... [More]

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Caption This: What’s dropping Bill Walker’s jaw?

Something has clearly amazed Bill Walker at media day.  Have at it.... [More]

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10 More Years!

The Herald has a quick recap of Media Day.  And one thing that stood out to me is the fact that Danny and Rajon Rondo's people have begun talking extension. Ainge said he has had preliminary talks with Rajon Rondo about a contract extension. The C’s have until Oct. 31 to extend Rondo’s contact, or... [More]

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Rasheed Talks About KG

'Sheed talks about basketball IQ, the first time he met Kevin Garnett and KG's storytelling abilities.... [More]

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KG: “I Didn’t Know It Was That Bad”

Kevin Garnett is sharing details about his injured knee with the media. "I think everything was pretty much straightforward with the procedures," said Garnett. "They took me through what was going to occur, post and prior to, and everything's been just like that. Everything's been right on schedule." "No surprises, other than the severity of... [More]

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How’s This for Motivation?

(Courtesy: CelticsBlog) These are the kind of pictures I'd be taking if Red's Army was allowed to partake in Media Day. "I don't know where it came from," said Rivers. It has an obvious meaning, You can ask the players what it means…Red [Auerbach] did it."... [More]

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Tony Allen Questionable, No Restrictions for KG

Via Greg Dickerson of CSNNE.com: Allen, entering his 6th season with Boston, was out of commission for 13 weeks this summer with a torn tendon in his ankle. His status for the preseason is questionable. Allen only appeared in 42 games for the Celtics in the 2008/09 season. Tony Allen missed 13 weeks this summer... [More]

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Player Projections: Rasheed Wallace

Last year's stats: 12.0 ppg, 7.4 rpg, 1.4 apg, 1.3 bpg, FG%: 41.9, FT% 77.2Projected Stats: John:  14.0 ppg, 7.5 rpg, 2.0 apg, 1.8 bpg, FG% 44.2, FT% 78.4 Chuck: 13.7 ppg, 7.3 rpg, 1.2 apg, 1.3 bpg, FG% 44%, FT% 80%  What will help him the most? John:  Playing along side KG.  And that... [More]

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