Celtics' best not good enough

ESPN

MIAMI — Rajon Rondo played every second for the Boston Celtics. Made just about every play. Pierce 8-19 5-6 21, Bass 2-4 4-4 8, Garnett 6-18 6-6 18, Rondo 16-24 10-12 44, Allen 5-11 1-1 13, Stiemsma 1-1 0-0 2, Pietrus 1-3 0-0 3, Dooling 1-1 0-0 2, Hollins 0-0 0-0 0, Daniels 0-0 0-0 […]

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Rajon Rondo gives his best

Boston Heral

Boston point guard Rajon Rondo was outstanding. He played all 53 minutes and had a career-high 44 points with 10 assists and eight rebounds, including two late three-pointers in overtime. Ray Allen gave a gutsy effort, playing through painful bone The Miami Heat could not silence Rondo's virtuoso performance in the first half of Wednesday's […]

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Rajon Rondo gives his best

Boston Heral

By Jackie MacMullan | ESPNBoston.com I'm done trying to discern what goes on inside the talented, brilliant, stubborn, mercurial mind of Rajon Rondo. How can he be so utterly disengaged from a series-deciding Game 7 one minute, then seize complete Boston point guard Rajon Rondo was outstanding. He played all 53 minutes and had a […]

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Celtics' Ray Allen gave it his best shot

Boston Globe

Chris Forsberg from ESPNBoston is down in Miami on the scene and passed along a couple telling quotes from Ray Allen at today's shootaround: On the. Veteran Boston Celtics guard Ray Allen, who is battling an ankle injury and has struggled recently with his shooting, confirmed Wednesday morning that he would not sit out Game […]

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Celtics guard Ray Allen expects to play in Game 2 against Miami

SI.com

Celtics guard Ray Allen said he expects to play tonight. (Nathaniel S. Butler/NBA/Getty Images) Boston Celtics guard Ray Allen practiced today and said he expects to play in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Finals against the Miami Heat tonight. Doc and the staff are considering sitting Ray Allen a game to rest his ankles. […]

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NBA: Miami Heat rallies to beat Boston Celtics in Game 2 thriller

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Manu Ginobili turns heads, but team defense keys Spurs' win over Thunder

SportingNews

The Spurs drafted — and retained — their current nucleus of Tim Duncan, Manu Ginobili and Tony Parker. Although Duncan was the obvious choice as the number-one pick in 1997, Ginobili was chosen 57th overall in 1999 and Parker was chosen 28th overall How did Tony Parker progress from a 19-year-old rookie to the MVP […]

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Tell us: Who will win Parker-Westbrook matchup?

USA TODAY

As far as Tony Parker is concerned, Russell Westbrook has yet to face a real challenge at his position so far in these Playoffs. Parker is right, of course, as Westbrook has only had to deal with a decaying Jason Kidd, and the Tony Parker had 25 points in a March 16 win at Oklahoma […]

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Paul Pierce expected a Celtics victory, even after fouling out

Boston.com

SB Nation is a collection of over 300 individual communities, each offering high quality year-round coverage and conversation led by fans who are passionate abo. You can help us separate the pretenders from the defenders — details below: Paul Pierce is one of the most expressive players in the NBA. Whether he's yelling as he […]

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Rajon Rondo arrives just in time

ESPN

By Jackie MacMullan | ESPNBoston.com I'm done trying to discern what goes on inside the talented, brilliant, stubborn, mercurial mind of Rajon Rondo. How can he be so utterly disengaged from a series-deciding Game 7 one minute, then seize complete When Rajon Rondo is on the floor, the Boston Celtics play in “random”, an abstract, […]

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