Archive for April, 2009

Injuries can change things quickly at playoff time

Thursday, April 30th, 2009

The San Antonio Spurs were done as title contenders the minute they revealed Manu Ginobili was lost …

Celtics look to end dramatic series

Thursday, April 30th, 2009

CHICAGO (AP) — Three overtime games, including one that needed two extra periods. Another one went …

NBA: No penalty for Rondo’s hard foul on Miller

Thursday, April 30th, 2009

WALTHAM, Mass. (AP) — The NBA said Boston Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo won’t be penalized for hi…

Deveney: Little guys get off the hook, big guys get hung

Thursday, April 30th, 2009

Earlier this year, I was talking with Suns center Shaquille O’Neal about one of his favorite and …

Celtics, Rajon Rondo to discuss extension

Wednesday, April 29th, 2009

The Boston Celtics are expected to discuss an extension with point guard Rajon Rondo this offseason,…

Defense, Pierce spark Celtics’ surge

Wednesday, April 29th, 2009

BOSTON — Celtics coach Doc Rivers said he finally could feel his team coming together in Game 5 aft…

Shot to Miller’s head caps Bulls’ painful night

Wednesday, April 29th, 2009

BOSTON (AP) — Brad Miller spoke slowly with stitches that had just been sewn into the inside of his…

Celtics edge Bulls in overtime, go up 3-2

Wednesday, April 29th, 2009

BOSTON (AP) — Kevin Garnett was in street clothes. Ray Allen fouled out. The Boston Celtics’ Big Th…

Bulls’ Gordon questionable for Game 5

Tuesday, April 28th, 2009

Chicago Bulls guard Ben Gordon is questionable for Game 5 against the Celtics, according to the C…

Celtics hope crucial Game 5 goes their way again

Tuesday, April 28th, 2009

usae/dmeeks fasst363WALTHAM, Mass. (AP) — The Boston Celtics are back home where they won three…