Archive for December, 2008

Blazers take down Celtics without Roy

Wednesday, December 31st, 2008

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Even without All-Star guard Brandon Roy, the Portland Trail Blazers earned an…

Deveney: NBA Power Poll: Lakers bump Celtics from top spot

Wednesday, December 31st, 2008

Who deserves to be at the top of the latest NBA Power Poll? The Christmas Day game tells the story.

Celts return to winning ways, 108-63 over Kings

Monday, December 29th, 2008

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — If this is how the Boston Celtics respond to a losing streak, pity the ne…

Timberwolves end skid; Celtics drop 2nd straight

Sunday, December 28th, 2008

While Minnesota’s Kevin McHale celebrated his first win of the season, the Boston Celtics would rath…

Celtics drop consecutive games for first time

Saturday, December 27th, 2008

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The defending champions were drained.Stephen Jackson scored eight straig…

Bryant, Gasol lead Lakers past Celtics 92-83

Friday, December 26th, 2008

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The six-month wait is over. The Los Angeles Lakers can put the anguish of losing…

Lakers get another shot at Celtics

Thursday, December 25th, 2008

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Lakers have been waiting more than six months for another shot at the Boston…

Deveney: Celtics brush of notion of ‘rivalry’ with Lakers

Wednesday, December 24th, 2008

The Lakers have the Celtics on their minds. The feeling is not mutual, as the Celtics, who easily dispensed of L.A. in the Finals last season and have won 19 straight, downplay any talk of a rivalry.

Celtics set franchise mark win 19th straight win

Wednesday, December 24th, 2008

The Boston Celtics will roll right into the rematch.And despite their 19-game winning streak and…

Deveney: Power Poll: East looking strong but still lacks West’s depth

Wednesday, December 24th, 2008

Looking at the top of this week’s poll would probably bring a smile to any of the Eastern Conference…