Celtics

Knicks NBA rumors: Kyrie Irving finished with Celtics?

The disaster that is the post-All-Star break is only worsening for the Boston Celtics, which could be driving their star point guard, Kyrie Irving, to the Big Apple. Another lackluster effort in a 115-104 loss to the Houston Rockets on Sunday is the Celtics' fifth defeat in six games since coming...

Monday, March 4, 2019 - 11:44am

Celtics 2019 grades after NBA All-Star Game

Coming out on the other side of the NBA All-Star break, the Boston Celtics sit at 37-21, good for fourth place in the Eastern Conference. The C’s sit 5.5 games behind the Milwaukee Bucks in the conference and 4.5 games behind the Toronto Raptors in the division.    Their 23-8...

Monday, February 18, 2019 - 10:02am

Celtics must make Jayson Tatum untouchable: Picard

Jayson Tatum should be untouchable. Yes, this is coming from someone who wanted Danny Ainge to keep the No. 1 overall pick two years ago and draft Markelle Fultz. I was wrong. Ainge was right. Here’s hoping the Boston Celtics get it right again. They’ll do so by holding on to Tatum. Ainge will...

Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 11:11am

Celtics Sixers preview, free live stream 02/12

After defeating the Los Angeles Lakers by 23 points on Sunday at the Wells Fargo Center, the Sixers will wrap up their tough 12-game stretch on Tuesday night (8:00 p.m. ET) when the Boston Celtics come to town. The last time these two teams played each other, the Celtics won 121-114, in an...

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 - 7:00am

Time to start worrying about the Celtics: Edlow

“When do we start worrying about the Celtics?”   I’ve been asked that question each month since the Celtics got off to a disappointing start this season. I’ve answered the same way every time — “Let’s give them until at least after the All-Star break.”    Well, they almost made...

Monday, February 11, 2019 - 1:00pm

Kyrie and LeBron on Lakers? We should've seen it coming: Picard

It would be a script that’s only meant for Hollywood. Kyrie Irving and LeBron James reuniting. Not in an Uncle Drew sequel, but in real life, in Los Angeles, with the Lakers. Bleacher Report’s Ric Bucher reported on Tuesday, “a source close to the Celtics confirmed that Kyrie Irving is...

Wednesday, January 30, 2019 - 6:55pm

Anthony Davis NBA trade rumors: Celtics, Lakers, Knicks, Nets

With two weeks remaining until the NBA's Feb. 7 trade deadline, Anthony Davis and his representation just dropped a bomb on the basketball world Monday morning. ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reported that Davis and his agent have notified the New Orleans Pelicans that he will not be signing a...

Monday, January 28, 2019 - 11:04am

Messy Celtics getting reprieve thanks to Patriots: Picard

If anybody should be pulling for the New England Patriots to win Sunday’s AFC Championship and extend their season to Super Bowl LIII on Feb. 3, it’s Brad Stevens. The Boston Celtics coach could use a couple more weeks to fix the mess he has on his hands at the moment. Perhaps...

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 - 6:23pm

Problems galore for the slumping Celtics

And you thought the Patriots had trouble on the road? The Celtics returned to Boston licking their wounds after an abysmal 0-3 road trip through Miami, Orlando, and Brooklyn – not quite the powerhouses of the Eastern Conference. The losses come off the heels of a four-game winning streak (...

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 - 11:11am

Kyrie Irving NBA Trade Rumors Anthony Davis Celtics Knicks talks

The Celtics have hit rock bottom in the 2018-19 NBA season having lost three straight games, the most recent to the lowly Brooklyn Nets. Kyrie Irving, who sat on the bench with a thigh injury in the loss to the Nets, has been the most vocal about the Celtics chemistry issues. Most of the blame...

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 - 6:14pm

No need for Celtics Gordon Hayward concern

For whatever reason, one of the main components of a typical Boston sports fan is an irrational amount of panic about what lies around every corner. Despite countless championships for all of our local teams in recent history, dread and worry still fill our airwaves and websites. Celtics fans are...

Tuesday, December 18, 2018 - 7:43am

What to watch as streaking Celtics meet Wizards: 12/12/18

It was the Saturday after Thanksgiving when the Boston Celtics hit their low point — a 113-104 loss in Dallas, marking four losses to inferior opponents in their last five games. The streak left the Celtics sitting at 10-10 nearly a quarter of the way into the NBA season. The “cold...

Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 1:12pm

Danny Picard: Celtics recaptured their identity with Marcus Smart in starting lineup

From afar, there was a powerful tone coming out of the Boston Celtics’ locker room on Monday night after their win in New Orleans. The postgame comments had a different feel. It had kind of a “this is what our team is supposed to look like” reaction to a 124-107 win over the...

Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 9:09am

Danny Picard: Kyrie Irving is everything the Celtics need

Kyrie Irving is a hard guy to figure out.   He seems like an extremely intelligent individual. But then he has his moments where even one of his biggest fans, like myself, thinks, “Is he serious with that comment?”   For example, when he said the Earth is flat. Was he...

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 6:20pm

Everything you need to know about the $100 million TD Garden renovation

The TD Garden is getting a "legendary transformation." Delaware North, the owners and operators of the arena, announced on Friday morning that a new $100 million investment will provide an expansive TD Garden renovation, featuring the addition of 50,000 square feet to the venue, as well...

Friday, November 9, 2018 - 11:51am

Basketball betting NBA odds 2019 NBA title championship futures

Only the Golden State Warriors can manage to troll LeBron James … even in the offseason. Here are Basketball betting NBA odds 2019 NBA title and more. The very next day after it was initially reported last month that King James would be leaving Cleveland to sign with the Los Angeles...

Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 4:26am

Burke: Celtics looking a tad overrated so far in NBA season

It’s always dangerous to judge an NBA team before Thanksgiving, let alone less than a week after Halloween. But no doubt, the Celtics have underwhelmed so far this season. The C’s are 6-3 to start the NBA season, staring up at teams like the Raptors, Bucks and Pacers in the Eastern...

Sunday, November 4, 2018 - 4:30pm

2018-19 NBA season preview, predictions, NBA Finals

A new season of NBA action is upon us. The 82-game grind towards a trip to the 2019 NBA Finals begins on Tuesday night with the Philadelphia 76ers taking on the Boston Celtics and the Oklahoma City Thunder facing off against the defending NBA champion Golden State Warriors. It should be an...

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 9:56am

New Lani Blair pics NSFW photos video Instagram

Tristan Thompson is well on his way to becoming the NBA’s version of Antonio Cromartie. Already with two children by two different women, Jordan Craig and Khloe Kardashian, Thompson’s part time sex friend Lani Blair now wants in on the Thompson baby action. “Lani Blair would love...

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 6:17pm

The Celtics looking like a lock for NBA Finals

After a disappointing 1-3 preseason record, meaningful Celtics basketball is finally upon us. What an offseason it’s been, mostly consisting of waiting to finally see this roster as it was intended. So what can we expect from this healthy Celtics team as it’s assembled for the 2018-19...

Sunday, October 14, 2018 - 4:11pm