ATLANTA - OK, it is now time for Celtics fans to get annoyed.
They could cut the Celtics a lot of slack when they lost Game 3. They could cut... Read more
Celtics coach Doc Rivers could have started preparing his game plan for the Cleveland Cavaliers late in the third quarter, right about the time... Read more
Imagine two heavyweight boxers, nose to nose, sweating profusely, throwing body blow after body blow until only one is barely left standing. Not... Read more
The stingy Celtics forced LeBron James and the Cavaliers into having a miserable four-day Boston trip. And if everything goes the Celtics' way on... Read more
CLEVELAND - The Celtics have talked time and time again about how valuable home-court advantage is to them. Considering how they haven't been able... Read more
Paul Pierce might have best described the Celtics' second-round playoff series against the Cavaliers by saying it was like a roller coaster.
And... Read more
CLEVELAND - It's do-or-die déjà vu for the Celtics. To a point. This situation is even more dire.
The Celtics will be playing another Game 7.... Read more
Coach Doc Rivers and his Celtics envisioned an Eastern Conference finals showdown against the longtime NBA power Pistons. What the Celtics couldn't... Read more
It is the mystery of the Celtics' playoff run.
What happened to Ray Allen? Can the Celtics win the NBA championship with the Big 2 1/3?
The... Read more
Consider this a master class.
Consider this a statement.
Consider this a vivid reminder that man cannot live on home-court advantage alone,... Read more
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. - After searching for a long time, the Celtics finally located the directions that got them back on the smooth path on which... Read more
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. - Here's how it looks from the other side:
These Pistons are old and good and have won one championship as a group. They... Read more
As much as the Celtics love playing at TD Banknorth Garden, they hope to ensure they come nowhere near the place Sunday.
The Celtics moved one... Read more
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. - Doubts, there were always doubts.
Could the guys with the big reps and the big paychecks play together? Was the supporting... Read more
Don't get cocky. Resist the urge to fire off that sarcastic e-mail to your old college roommate currently residing in Reseda. Just appreciate the... Read more
Three Party triumph: KG leads, Allen scorches and Pierce takes MVP
By Marc Stein
BOSTON -- Kevin Garnett got the cover of the new... Read more
The X-factor guys are the ones who make it fun.
Everybody knows what the Pierces, Garnetts, Allens, and Bryants can, and probably will, do.... Read more
LOS ANGELES - Half of Hollywood was sitting at courtside, and the stage was set. The Celtics were in position to take a 3-0 series lead in the NBA... Read more
Celtics erase 24-point deficit, lead series, 3-1
LOS ANGELES - Staging perhaps the greatest comeback in their storied history, the Celtics... Read more
Lakers beat Celtics to avoid elimination
LOS ANGELES - The champagne was taken off ice. The championship hats and T-shirts were kept in boxes... Read more
There were legendary Celtics sitting in the stands, with names like Russell, Havlicek, Heinsohn, Maxwell, Ainge, and White, who could all tell... Read more
The Celtics opened their 2008-09 season last night with a loud and loving celebration of basketball in Boston, a blowout that surely defined the... Read more
The Celtics displayed the defensive intensity that has made them defending NBA champions in taking a 96-80 win over the Chicago Bulls last... Read more
INDIANAPOLIS - Back-to-back championships is still a realistic goal for the Celtics. But back-to-back game situations might not be a team strength... Read more
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