Tag "NBA Playoffs"

Celtics Defeat Wizards 123-101 in Game No. 5

The Boston Celtics pried the series’ momentum from the Wizards with an 123-101 win last night, proving that, yet again, this really is a “make-or-miss” league. Jae Crowder struggled mightily from the field early on, but still managed to finish

Read More

The 10 Greatest Postseason Performances in Celtics History

Last night, basketball fans were blessed with one of the most astonishing playoff performances in recent memory. Isaiah Thomas battled John Wall into overtime, downing the Washington Almost-Bullets behind a 53 point scoring extravaganza. Thomas’ eruption wasn’t the first miraculous

Read More

Celtics Drop Game No. 3 to Wizards; Need to Find Offensive Rhythm

The Boston Celtics started Game No. 3 tied at 12 with the Washington Wizards and it looked like this time they wouldn’t have to claw their way back into it, as they had done in the first two games of

Read More

Thomas Pumps in 53 Points; Celtics Down Wizards 129-119 to Take 2-0 Series Lead

Cheesy epigraphs aside, the Boston Celtics claimed game No. 2 in an overtime thriller, beating the Washington Wizards 129-119. The man behind the victory was point guard Isaiah Thomas who scored 53 points, with 29 coming in both the fourth

Read More

Prime Time Sports Talk’s Weekly Tuesday Poll: Wizards vs. Celtics

What are you predictions for the Boston Celtics series against the Washington Wizards?

Read More

Celtics Climb out of Early Hole to Down Wizards 123-111

The Boston Celtics increased their postseason win streak to five straight with a 123-111 victory over the Washington Wizards in game No. 1 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals. After attending his sister’s funeral just the day before, Isaiah Thomas nevertheless

Read More

Celtics Cruise Past Bulls 105-83, Win Series 4-2

The Boston Celtics were absolutely dominant in their 105-83 game No. 6 victory over the Chicago Bulls. The Celtics have now won their first playoff series since 2012, winning four straight games after falling behind 0-2. The Bulls had no

Read More

Celtics Take Charge Over Bulls 

For the first time all series the home team was victorious as the Boston Celtics defeated the Chicago Bulls 108-97 Wednesday evening an a pivotal game No. 5. After falling behind 0-2 in this first-round playoff contest, the Celtics have

Read More

Rondo May Return in Game No. 5 Tonight

After earlier reports surfaced saying the injury to Rajon Rondo’s fractured right thumb was likely severe enough for him to miss the entirety of the remainder of the series against the Boston Celtics, it appears that may not be the

Read More

Why Small Ball Saved the Celtics in Four Steps

“Basketball is a game of adjustments.” Such a euphemism has never rang truer for the Boston Celtics, who, down 2 games against the Chicago Bulls, have rallied back to tie the series after their 104-95 victory Sunday night. For Celtics

Read More