Hassan Whiteside Suspended One Game for Elbowing Kelly Olynyk


The NBA has suspended Hassan Whiteside for one game following his latest ejection stemming from elbowing Boston Celtics forward Kelly Olynyk in the back of the neck.   NBA announces that Hassan Whiteside’s been suspended one game for last night’s elbow to Kelly Olynyk’s neck: http://t.co/0YjPB3vPYE — Dan Devine (@YourManDevine) March 10, 2015

Isaiah Thomas Stares Down Suns Bench After Taking Over Game

Isaiah Thomas February 2015 Celtics vs Suns

The Boston Celtics played in Phoenix Monday night, which meant an early homecoming for point guard Isaiah Thomas with an opportunity to go at the team that traded him less than a week ago. He dropped 21 points and seven assists on his old teammates, but really took over the game in the final two […]

Boston Celtics’ Jared Sullinger Out Indefinitely With Foot Injury

Jared Sullinger February 2015

Boston Celtics big man Jared Sullinger is out indefinitely after X-rays on Thursday revealed a stress reaction in his left foot. Sullinger said he felt some discomfort in the foot the day after Boston closed the first half of the season with a win over the Atlanta Hawks on February 11th. Sullinger removed himself from […]

NBA Trade Deadline: Tayshaun Prince Headed Back to the Pistons

Tayshaun Prince Pistons NBA Finals

Kevin Garnett was not the only NBA player to have a “coming home” moment today. The Boston Celtics have traded Tayshaun Prince back to the Detroit Pistons during the NBA Trade Deadline on Thursday, according to ESPN’s Marc Stein. Hearing Tayshaun Prince to Detroit for Jerebko and Datome — Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine) February 19, 2015 […]

NBA Trade Deadline: Suns Send Isaiah Thomas to Boston Celtics

Isaiah Thomas February 2015

The Phoenix Suns’ point guard trio is dead, with Goran Dragic heading off to the Miami Heat. It was officially over after they also got rid of Isaiah Thomas, who was dealt to the Boston Celtics. From Yahoo Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski: Phoenix has traded Isaiah Thomas to the Boston Celtics, league source tells Yahoo Sports. […]

NBA Rumors: Celtics and Nuggets Discussing Deal for Ty Lawson

Ty Lawson February 2015

The Boston Celtics are quietly trying to acquire some really key pieces for another three or four-year run. According to RealGM via Zach Lowe of Grantland, the C’s are interested in the Denver Nuggets point guard Ty Lawson. Celtics, Nuggets Hold Exploratory Ty Lawson Trade Talks — http://t.co/YdqY1bzbxD — RealGM (@RealGM) February 16, 2015 The […]

Story: The Time Larry Bird Kept Calling Dominique Wilkins, “Homes”

Larry Bird vs Dominique Wilkins

Larry Bird is a legend in the sport of basketball, and it’s the little things that made him so special. I’m old enough to remember Game 7 of the 1988 Eastern Conference Semifinals, when Bird and Dominique Wilkins went at each other in arguably the greatest battle in NBA history. I don’t remember either player […]

The Celtics Now Own Boston’s Longest Sports Title Drought

Paul Pierce Celtics 2008 Champs

Up until Sunday night in Super Bowl 49, the New England Patriots had owned the longest sports title drought in Boston sports, having not won a championship since 2004. Thanks to their win over the Seattle Seahawks, that title now belongs to the Celtics, who last won back in 2008 over the Los Angeles Lakers. […]

NBA Rumors: Celtics Trading Jameer Nelson for Nuggets’ Nate Robinson

Nate Robinson January 2015

The Boston Celtics are trading point guard Jameer Nelson to the Denver Nuggets for guard Nate Robinson, according to Marc Spears of Yahoo Sports. Robinson is not expected to stay with the Celtics. Instead, Spears reports Robinson is expected to get a buyout so that he can land with a contender. One possible team for Robinson are […]

Will the Celtics Trade Austin Rivers to the Clippers?

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It looks like Doc Rivers going to get a chance save his son’s NBA career. In a move that will likely help Austin Rivers relax a little, the Boston Celtics are expected to deal the recently acquired point guard to the Los Angeles Clippers. Looks like Austin Rivers will be sent to Clippers, I'm hearing. […]

Austin Rivers Traded to Celtics in Jeff Green Deal

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Austin Rivers is headed to the Boston Celtics a few seasons to late. The former Duke guard, and son of former Celtics and current Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers, was traded to the Celtics as a part of the three-team trade that saw Jeff Green headed to the Memphis Grizzlies. Pelicans send Austin […]

Celtics Trade Jeff Green to Grizzlies for Prince, Pick

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The Boston Celtics are completing a massive rebuild, and are sending forward Jeff Green to the Memphis Grizzlies for Tayshaun Prince and a first round NBA Draft pick. From Yahoo Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski: Boston is nearing an agreement to send Jeff Green to Memphis for Tayshaun Prince and a first-round pick, league sources tell Yahoo Sports. […]