The National Basketball Association's franchise in Boston, Massachussets, USA, the Celtics were founded in 1946. They are one of the league's marquee franchises, having won 16 NBA Championships, including 8 straight from 1959-1966. Hall Of Famers who have played for the Celtics include Nate Archibald, Larry Bird, Walter A. Brown, Bob Cousy, Dave Cowens, John Havlicek, Tom Heinsohn, Bailey Howell, K. C. Jones, Sam Jones, Clyde Lovellette, Ed Macauley, Pete Maravich, Kevin McHale, Robert Parish, Andy Phillip, Frank Ramsey, Arnie Risen, Bill Russell, Bill Sharman and Bill Walton.
The Boston Celtics Should Trade Jordan Crawford to the Miami Heat
Wade has missed five of Miami's last 11 games dealing with illness and lingering knee issues. The Boston Celtics should make every effort to try and convince the Heat that Jordan Crawford is exactly who they need. Coming into the season, Crawford was though of as a gunner with very questionable shot selection; However, he's been a very pleasant surprise for the Celtics this year.Boston Celtics Reportedly Laughed at Rajon Rondo Trade Offer
COMMENTARY | While recovering from an ACL injury, Rajon Rondo has yet to play for the Boston Celtics this season. Jordan Crawford has played some quality basketball as Rondo's primary replacement at point guard, and the Celtics find themselves right in the midst of the pathetic Atlantic Division. Meanwhile, the New York Knicks are the joke of the NBA. High expectations surrounded the team ...Jordan Crawford: The Unlikely Leader for the Boston Celtics
But Crawford has been a model citizen of Celtics Nation and has been a stabilizing influence as point guard in the absence of Rajon Rondo. Things could have gone a different way, especially when coach Brad Stevens opted to start Avery Bradley at point guard to begin the season. Since Crawford's insertion into the starting lineup, the Celtics are 10-8 and his play has been a pleasant surprise ...Boston Celtics vs. Brooklyn Nets: Live Score and Analysis
Boston Celtics vs. Brooklyn Nets Time: 7:30 p.m. EST TV: Comcast New England (Celtics); YES Network (Nets) Venue: Barclays Center Emotions will be running high on Tuesday night, as the Brooklyn Nets will host the Boston Celtics in the first regular-season meeting between the two teams since Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett were traded to the Nets over the summer. Pierce, who has been out with a ...LATEST NEWS
Boston Celtics power' Brandon Bass (30) drives the ball around New York Knicks Carmelo Anthony (7) in the first half an NBA basketball game on Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, in New York.Denver Nuggets vs. Boston Celtics: Two Teams on Similar Paths
COMMENTARY | No one would confuse the Denver Nuggets for the Boston Celtics. Both lost star players during the summer, the Celtics via a trade with the Brooklyn Nets and the Nuggets via free agency to the Golden State Warriors. A key difference is that the Nuggets are not done making moves by any means, while the Celtics appear to be sitting pretty with two first-rounders in the 2014 draft and ...NBA Sunday: Knicks embarrassed at the Garden
The Boston Celtics won 114-73 in a Sunday afternoon game that was never particularly close. The Boston Celtics crushed the New York Knicks in a 114-73 victory. Boston opened the game on a 12-0 run and led by as many as 45 points.Boston Celtics: Jeff Green Believes He Is 'Go-To' Player
COMMENTARY | In recent years, the Boston Celtics have had Paul Pierce to get them a bucket when times were tough. Even if Pierce couldn't come through, the luxury of having players like Kevin Garnett, Ray Allen, and Rajon Rondo helped the Celtics get through plenty of offensive struggles. Luckily, now the Celtics have Jordan Crawford as their go-to scorer, so everything will be just fine. Who ...Boston Celtics vs. New York Knicks: Live Score and Analysis
The Boston Celtics (9-12) tangle with the New York Knicks (5-13) at Madison Square Garden on Sunday afternoon. The C's surprisingly lead the watered-down Atlantic Division, while the Knicks have fallen back into last place despite their two consecutive victories. They're ballin' in MSG, so keep it right here for all the flavor during and after the game!Boston Celtics: Jared Sullinger Responds Strongly to Tanking Talk
COMMENTARY | Many figured that the Boston Celtics would not be terribly competitive this season after hitting the reset button during the offseason. While they certainly haven't been great by any measure, the Celtics find themselves right in the thick of the pathetic Atlantic Division. The Celtics were often brought up in this conversation, particularly with their best player, Rajon Rondo ...
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The Celtics are part of two of the NBA's greatest historical rivalries, with the Los Angeles Lakers
and Philadelphia 76ers
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