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ClutchPoints Sep 15, 2020
VIDEO: Celtics’ Robert Williams destroys Goran Dragic’s shot with monster chasedown block

VIDEO: Celtics’ Robert Williams destroys Goran Dragic’s shot with monster chasedown block

Boston Celtics big man Robert Williams, AKA Time Lord, had a monster chasedown block on Miami Heat point guard Goran Dragic in Game 1 of the 2020 Eastern Conference Finals. Williams’ block was so good that Los Angeles Lakers superstar LeBron James — the king of chasedown blocks — probably enjoyed it as well. This […] The post VIDEO: Celtics’ Robert Williams destroys Goran Dragic’s shot with monster chasedown block appeared first on ClutchPoints.
CelticsBlog Sep 13, 2020
Grant Williams’ fourth quarter minutes proved crucial in Game 7 win

Grant Williams’ fourth quarter minutes proved crucial in Game 7 win

Photo by Michael Reaves/ Grant Williams was a huge defensive presence to close out the Raptors. When Daniel Theis picked up his fifth foul early in the fourth quarter, Brad Stevens was forced to make adjustments. Robert Williams initially went in to match the size of Serge Ibaka. but the Raptors decided to close with their small ball lineup. Stevens then called on Grant Williams who, up to that point, had not played a minute in Game 7. Williams answered the call and played some of his best defense all season long. He gave the Celtics the option to switch everything against a smaller...
NESN.com Sep 12, 2020

Gordon Hayward, Marcus Smart React To Celtics’ 92-87 Game 7 Win Vs. Raptors

The Boston Celtics are moving on. Boston defeated the Toronto Raptors in Game 7 on Friday night to advance to the Eastern Conference Finals against the Miami Heat. And it’s safe to say, Marcus Smart, Gordon Hayward, Vincent Poirer and Robert Williams III were quite excited about the W. Thumbnail photo via Kim Klement/USA TODAY […] The post Gordon Hayward, Marcus Smart React To Celtics’ 92-87 Game 7 Win Vs. Raptors appeared first on NESN.com.
CelticsBlog Sep 3, 2020
Must C’s: Robert Williams imprints Spalding logo on the entire Toronto team

Must C’s: Robert Williams imprints Spalding logo on the entire Toronto team

Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports Williams throws down a vicious dunk over the Raptors. During a back and forth third quarter, Brad Wanamaker clears the runway for Robert Williams III to unleash a monster dunk over the Raptors. TIME LORD ON ATTACK pic.twitter.com/Vjk0gHrbrZ— Boston Celtics (@celtics) September 4, 2020 With Pascal Siakim left helpless, Robert “TimeLord” Williams sent the entire Raptors franchise back in time.
NESN.com Sep 3, 2020

Celtics’ Robert Williams Details Contributions Without Fans: ‘It’s Just Energy,’

The Boston Celtics announced that Robert Williams will be good to go for Game 3 against the Toronto Raptors, and his team certainly needs the energy he brings. Williams came in early off the bench during the second game of the Eastern Conference semifinals series to keep Boston in it, scoring 10 of his 11 […] The post Celtics’ Robert Williams Details Contributions Without Fans: ‘It’s Just Energy,’ appeared first on NESN.com.
NESN.com Sep 3, 2020

Robert Williams Injury: Celtics Center ‘Good To Go’ For Game 3 Vs. Raptors

Boston Celtics fans watching Game 2 against the Toronto Raptors may have had their hearts skip a beat when Robert Williams went to the ground awkwardly, visibly shaken up, after a first-quarter slam. Williams did return later in the quarter, scoring 10 of his 11 total points in the opening 12 minutes. He didn’t see […] The post Robert Williams Injury: Celtics Center ‘Good To Go’ For Game 3 Vs. Raptors appeared first on NESN.com.
ClutchPoints Sep 1, 2020
Celtics’ Robert Williams could benefit big time with ‘Time Lord ‘ nickname amid sponsorship talks

Celtics’ Robert Williams could benefit big time with ‘Time Lord ‘ nickname amid sponsorship talks

Boston Celtics center Robert Williams is having quite the impressive outing on Tuesday evening against the defending NBA Champion Toronto Raptors. While NBA big men have seen their roles evolve over time as the tradition center no longer truly exists in most cases, Williams has continued to show that his skill set can still be […] The post Celtics’ Robert Williams could benefit big time with ‘Time Lord ‘ nickname amid sponsorship talks appeared first on ClutchPoints.
CelticsBlog Sep 1, 2020
Celtics have Toronto Raptor-round their fingers, take 2-0 series lead with 102-99 win

Celtics have Toronto Raptor-round their fingers, take 2-0 series lead with 102-99 win

Photo by Mike Ehrmann/ Marcus Smart is my hero. The outcome of this game was evident from the first quarter when this tweet was factually correct: Rob Williams is leading the game in scoring.— Taylor Snow (@taylorcsnow) September 1, 2020 The Boston Celtics took a 2-0 series lead (the franchise is 39-1 all-time when leading 2-0) over the Toronto Raptors with the 102-99 win behind the best game of Robert Williams III’s young career, a playoff career-high in points and assists for Jayson Tatum (34 points, 8 rebounds, 6 assists), and MARCUS OSMOND SMART’S FOURTH-QUARTER HEROICS....
CelticsBlog Sep 1, 2020
Must C’s: UPDATE: Robert Williams leaves game after putback dunk, returns, and leads team in scoring

Must C’s: UPDATE: Robert Williams leaves game after putback dunk, returns, and leads team in scoring

Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via The Timelord giveth. After falling awkwardly on this putback dunk, Robert Williams called for a sub and left for the locker room: *THE* TIME LORD#Celtics pic.twitter.com/dnphXfD2KF— Celtics on NBC Sports Boston (@NBCSCeltics) September 1, 2020 UPDATE: He’s back and doing things: Timelord seems to be OK(and oh, what a pass by Brown) pic.twitter.com/HHjYe66vKq— Tomek Kordylewski (@Timi_093) September 1, 2020 Williams finished the quarter 5-for-5 for ten points and has not missed a shot in the second round.
CelticsBlog Sep 1, 2020
Robert Williams may have set himself up for larger role after Game 1 breakout performance

Robert Williams may have set himself up for larger role after Game 1 breakout performance

Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Robert Williams has had a tough time carving out a spot in Boston’s rotation. In helping the Celtics to a Game 1 win over Toronto, perhaps his time has come. For all the thunderous dunks and sky-scratching blocks, Robert Williams III has spent most of his short NBA tenure as a novelty act, the type a contender like Boston couldn’t risk trotting out for anything above the relatively low stakes of your run-of-the-mill regular season outing. Thus explains Williams 22 total minutes in the Celtics’ first round sweep of the 76ers. Only 22-years-old,...
CelticsBlog Aug 31, 2020
Boston Celtics daily links 8/31/20

Boston Celtics daily links 8/31/20

Brad Wanamaker vs Raptors 8/30/20 | Photo by Kevin C. Cox/ All the Celtics news you need in one convenient place. Herald Celtics dominate Raptors 112-94 in Game 1 Celtics Notebook: Tatum confident in team chemistry Globe Celtics roll past Raptors 112-94, take 1-0 East semis lead Former Georgetown coach John Thompson dies at 78 This Celtics team, after routing the Raptors, is loaded with confidence — and for good reason Robert Williams will be a factor in this series, and other observations from the Celtics’ rout of Raptors in Game 1 Breaking news: It’s too early to count...
CelticsBlog Aug 30, 2020
Must Cs: Celtics vs. Raptors Game 1 Reaction and Press Conferences

Must Cs: Celtics vs. Raptors Game 1 Reaction and Press Conferences

Locker room, Post Game and the Garden Report from CLNS Media after the Celtics beat the Raptors 112-96 in Game 1 of the east semifinals. The Celtics defeated the Raptors in Game 1, 112-96, behind 21 points each from Jayson Tatum and Marcus Smart. Kemba Walker added 18, as Daniel Theis and Robert Williams won the center battle against Marc Gasol and Serge Ibaka. Toronto opened the second quarter with a 10-0 run that proved to be its only significant dig into an 18-point deficit. Ibaka scored four straight points, before solid bench rotations from Semi Ojeleye defensively and Brad Wanamaker...
NESN.com Aug 30, 2020

Celtics Twitter Reacts To Doris Burke Explaining ‘Timelord’ Nickname’s Origin

Robert Williams on Sunday showed that he should be getting a majority of the minutes at backup center going forward as the Boston Celtics continue their series against the Toronto Raptors. Off the bench, he scored 10 points with five rebounds and two blocks, playing well off the pick and roll and providing rim protection […] The post Celtics Twitter Reacts To Doris Burke Explaining ‘Timelord’ Nickname’s Origin appeared first on NESN.com.
CelticsBlog Aug 25, 2020
What challenges will Celtics face vs. Raptors in NBA Playoffs ROUND 2?

What challenges will Celtics face vs. Raptors in NBA Playoffs ROUND 2?

Bobby Manning, Nick Gelso and Keith Smith preview the Celtics and 76ers on The Garden Report. Nick Gelso and CelticsBlog’s Bobby Manning and Keith Smith provide an early preview to the Celtics vs. Raptors East Semifinal matchup on The Garden Report. How Robert Williams, Marcus Smart could prove to be crucial in the series, plus how the coaching matchup between Brad Stevens and Nick Nurse will be the biggest difference in this series compared to the 76ers sweep. No predictions yet, but they’re coming. Subscribe to The Garden Report on all podcast platforms, as well as CLNS Media’s...

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