Last night the Boston Celtics slammed the book shut on the 2007-2012 teams that were a constant terror in the Eastern Conference and that reinvigorated the sport’s most passionate fanbase by trading Rajon Rondo, with little fanfare, to the Dallas Mavericks. This was a move that happened quickly; after four years of steady rumors and […]
“Problem is, he can’t shoot it at all…I don’t think he’s going to be a great shooter”-Jay Bilas These words were spoken seconds after the Celtics drafted Rajon Rondo with the 21st pick of the 2006 draft (technically the Suns drafted him but the deal was in place already). They were prophetic words and ultimately […]
Boston will send Rajon Rondo and Dwight Powell to Dallas for Brandan Wright, Jae Crowder, Jamar Nelson, 2015 first-round and future second. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) December 18, 2014 I know what you are all thinking, that this trade means the end of all legitimate playoff hopes for the Boston Celtics for this season. […]
Yesterday it was reported that the Celtics were active in trade talks. Now there’s a bit more clarity on who the Celtics were discussing in these conversations. According to Adrian Wojnarowski and Marc Spears of Yahoo Sports, the Celtics have engaged in serious trade talks regarding Rajon Rondo. As much as ever in his nine […]
More than 20 percent of the NBA season has been played but the Celtics still seem without direction. In one sense they find themselves just out of the playoff picture. To the country though, they are only a few games away from having one of the top lottery spots. So which direction will Danny Ainge […]
The Celtics find themselves shorthanded tonight against the 76ers. Celtics.com gives you a full breakdown on where things stand with injuries.
Through twenty games so far this season the Boston Celtics have been far from perfect. They sit at 7-13, good for 10th place in the Eastern Conference. If the season ended today, they would miss the playoffs for the second straight season. But the season doesn’t end today – not even close. There are still […]