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The Republican

MassLive thanks its Celtics YouTube subscribers with chance of getting free Wachusett Ski Mountain lift passes

Whether it's pre and post-game analysis, key injury updates, or free agency and  NBA draft coverage, MassLive wants to thank its Celtics YouTube subscribers for watching. To thank our subscribers, MassLive is giving away a four-pack of 'Learn to Ski...

Hoops Habit

Boston Celtics: What if Paul Pierce had been traded for Chris Paul?

The Boston Celtics almost started anew in 2005 by trading Paul Pierce for Chris Paul. Would the Celtics still become contenders with CP3 running the show? The Boston Celtics nearly traded Paul Pierce for Chris Paul on the night of the 2005 NBA Draft. In fact, the deal was so close, there was an ad […] Boston Celtics: What if Paul Pierce had been traded for Chris Paul? - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats


Bradley Beal on potentially facing Pacers in 2018 NBA playoffs

For the final stretch of the 2017-18 NBA season, teams are either positioning themselves for the playoffs or draft lottery. In the Eastern Conference, the No. 3 seed (Cleveland Cavaliers) and No. 8 seed (Miami Heat) are only separated by 3.5 games as the Toronto Raptors and Boston Celtics have distanced themselves from the rest […] The post Bradley Beal on potentially facing Pacers in 2018 NBA playoffs appeared first on ClutchPoints.


What draft prospects should Celtics fans watch for in the NCAA Tournament? (podcast)

Celtics fans, are you tired of injury talk? How about the blizzard? Let’s take a break from it to take a look at who the C’s may be looking at in the NCAA tournament... In this episode, Sam Vecenie is joined by Chris Stone from over at FanSided, where they break down -- in pain-staking detail -- every NBA prospect matchup in the first round of the NCAA Tournament, and all of their potential favorite matchups that could happen later in the Tournament. They start in the South, where Virginia, Kentucky, and Arizona are the standout teams to watch. Then, they move to the West, which seems...

Lakers Nation

Lakers’ Improvement Not Only Key For Franchise’s Trajectory, But In Denying Boston Celtics Draft Pick

While 21 games remain on the schedule, the 2017-18 NBA season can be deemed a success for the Los Angeles...


Tanking teams are costing the Celtics the Lakers pick

Long live the Kings’ pick watch. The Lakers’ pick is dead. Long live the Kings’ pick. It is still hard to believe that the Celtics won the NBA Draft Lottery, got the first overall pick, decided to trade down, and still seem to have won the deal. So far at least. It is probably a bit presumptuous to call it one way or the other just 8 months after the draft. Still, Jayson Tatum looks like a franchise cornerstone while Markelle Fultz remains a puzzling enigma. Only time will bear out the final verdict, but thus far it seems Boston made out rather well. On top of that disparity is the...


Can Greg Monroe anchor the Celtics’ second unit?

The 27-year-old big man was Danny Ainge’s splashy trade deadline acquisition. His back-to-the-basket conventionalism feels like a relic of the past, but Monroe is not your typical post-up big man. Discard any overarching opinions that you developed about Greg Monroe over the past three months. The Phoenix Suns never wanted him. For Phoenix GM and Massachusetts native Ryan McDonough, Monroe was only acquired for his $17.8 million salary—a financially necessary means to achieve an end, i.e. matching Eric Bledsoe’s contract while acquiring Milwaukee’s draft pick in the process....

T&S: Sixers and Celtics might be crafting a deal for first overall pick

Tim and Sid discuss a, "Breaking Rumour" that the Philadelphia 76ers and Boston Celtics are discussing a trade for the first overall pick in the 2017 NBA Draft. ---------------------------------------------