Stories tagged: Celtics
Sun., April 16, 2017, 7:19 p.m.
Day after sister’s death, Isaiah Thomas plays for Celtics
Isaiah Thomas took the floor to a deafening cheer for the Boston Celtics’ playoff opener against the Chicago Bulls on Sunday night, just a day after his sister was killed …
Mon., Jan. 30, 2017, 10:38 p.m.
Isaiah Thomas’ 41 points lead Celtics past Pistons
Isaiah Thomas scored 24 of his 41 points in the fourth quarter, and the Celtics extended their winning streak to four games.
Tue., May 17, 2016, 9:42 p.m.
In Brief: Cavs blow out Raptors 115-84 in Game 1
LeBron James hardly missed and scored 24 points in three quarters, Kyrie Irving scored 27 and the Cleveland Cavaliers picked up where they left off before a long layoff by …
Mon., Jan. 27, 2014
Emotional return for ex-Celts
BOSTON – Kevin Garnett stole the ball from his friend and put the finishing touch on an emotional night with a layup that helped him and Paul Pierce become winners …
Wed., Dec. 26, 2012
Celtics cruise by Nets
NEW YORK – Rajon Rondo lost his cool, and any chance at history, in the second quarter when Boston last met Brooklyn. This time, the second period featured some of …
Sun., July 15, 2012
Celtics announce signings of Garnett, two others
The Boston Celtics made it official: Kevin Garnett is coming back as part of the team’s efforts to keep key pieces after losing Ray Allen to the Miami Heat. More …
Fri., July 6, 2012
NBA champion Heat make pitch to Allen
MIAMI – Ray Allen seems to be taking a serious look at joining the NBA champion Miami Heat. A person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press that the …
Tue., May 29, 2012
Heat too much for Celtics in series opener
NBA: A big early Miami lead was wasted. Once the Heat took control again, they simply ran away from the Boston Celtics. And the NBA finals are now three wins …
Mon., Dec. 26, 2011
Knicks slip past Celtics
NEW YORK – Carmelo Anthony and the Knicks know it will never be easy against the Celtics. Not beating them in one game, and certainly not beating them for a …
Mon., Feb. 14, 2011
Boston beats Miami for third time this season
LeBron James and the Miami Heat couldn’t win in Boston in the regular season. And now they might have to do it in the playoffs. Rajon Rondo had a triple-double, …
Thu., June 17, 2010, 9:01 p.m.
Lakers win NBA crown
The Los Angeles Lakers have won their 16th NBA championship, dramatically rallying from a fourth-quarter deficit to beat the Boston Celtics 83-79 Thursday night in Game 7 of the NBA …
Thu., June 10, 2010, 8:54 p.m.
Celtics even series
Backup Glen “Big Baby” Davis scored half of his 18 points in the fourth quarter, leading the Celtics bench as it pulled away from the Los Angeles Lakers to win …
Thu., June 3, 2010, 9:01 p.m.
Lakers take Game 1
Kobe Bryant scored 30 points as Lakers take Game 1 in NBA finals.