Celtics' best not good enough

ESPN

When Knicks, Lakers and Raptors fans, who hate the Celtics, complain about the fact that the refs stole the game from the Celtics, you know the officiating was terrible. Heat fans have to know in their hearts that their team MIAMI — The biggest postseason comeback in Miami Heat franchise history wasn't enough. The Heat […]

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Despite 'old school' Celtic effort from Rondo, Miami edges Boston in OT

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When the Boston Celtics and the Miami Heat tipped off their Eastern Conference final series, both teams were missing vital parts. The Celtics have endured a season's worth of bad luck, from losing Jeff Green to a heart scare in training camp to seeing But the Celtics, despite Rajon Rondo's career-high 44 points, went on […]

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Parker Leads Spurs to 2-0 Series Lead

ABC News

Share share E-mail. Spurs guard Tony Parker shot 16-of-21 and scored 34 points with 8 assists. Edward A. Ornelas/Express-News. KEY PLAYER TONY PARKER. – Minutes: 39:43 – FG-FGA: 16 of 21 – Points: 34 – Assists: 8 By Ray Duckler / Monitor columnist Woodlake Hills also got an F in humor and spirit after threatening […]

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LeBron keeps Celtics in perspective and at a distance

USA TODAY

At one point, LeBron James literally laughed in the face of a growling Kevin Garnett. That's not going to sit well. BOSTON, May 29, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) — The Boston Celtics and US business group of Sun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE:SLF) (TOR:CA:SLF) today announced that the leading financial services company has acquired naming rights to […]

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Celtics win battle of defenses, oust 76ers to face Heat

USA TODAY

Neither has much of a chance against LeBron and Wade. Jeff Green, who figured to be the first man off the Celtics' bench, failed his physical exam because of an aortic aneurysm. Just like that, the Celtics were without a young, athletic forward who could provide relief to their veterans. (NECN/AP) – It wasn't pretty, […]

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Celtics win battle of defenses, oust 76ers to face Heat

USA TODAY

I'll do my best to wrap up this series with this recap, but when I'm done I'd like to ask that you never make me talk about it ever again. Both teams essentially enter playing power forwards masquerading as starting centers, the Celtics with Kevin Garnett, the Heat with, at least for the moment, Ronny […]

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Celtics Finally Round Out NBA's Elite Final Four: A Fan's Perspective

Yahoo! Sport

It's Win or Go Fishing – Celtics Need to Bring their A Game. As the seconds ticked off the clock Saturday night during the Celtics' 85-75 Game 7 win over the Philadelphia 76ers at TD Garden, a fan on the video board held up a sign that read "Bring on LeBron" while others in the […]

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Lakers need big changes

ESPN

The Lakers, as they're now constructed, are not capable of competing for NBA championships. The roster is too old and too slow. In consecutive seasons they've not come close to escaping the second round, and since Setting up the matchup with the top-seeded Spurs wasn't much of a problem for second-seeded Oklahoma City, which closed […]

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Lakers need big changes

ESPN

Russell Westbrook scored 28 points, Kevin Durant added 25 points and 10 rebounds, and the Oklahoma City Thunder surged ahead in the second half to beat Los Angeles 106-90 in Game 5 on Monday night and eliminate Russell Westbrook scored 28 points, Kevin Durant added 25 points and 10 rebounds, and the Oklahoma City Thunder […]

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Celtics Surge to Grab Hold of Second Half and Series

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It's tough enough to go through your first playoff run, but Avery Bradley is mixing adding a unpredictable injury to the mix. No offense to the Pacers and Sixers, but exactly nobody outside of your respective fan bases cares to see you in the NBA's version of the Final Four. You don't have to like […]

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