1. The Bottom Line for the 2009 Patriots? It's Really Knee-High...

    Your wife tells you that you’ve been looking happier these last couple of weeks. You’re smiling a lot and you feel like people are smiling back at you...

    Hugo Ferreira Written by Hugo Ferreira about 5 years ago 186 reads 2 comments

  2. Inconsistency (and Lack of Leadership) Killed the Celtics

    It wasn't because of their extended first-round series. It wasn't for the lack of Kevin Garnett. And it wasn't due to bad coaching...

    Hugo Ferreira Written by Hugo Ferreira about over 5 years ago 186 reads 6 comments

  3. Kobe Bryant Still Has His Personal Agenda

    I confess: I'm one of those guys that never really liked Kobe Bryant. In part, because he plays with the Lakers, and I'm a Celtics fan. Also, because of his arrogance, his implicit self-labelling as the league's best player...

    Hugo Ferreira Written by Hugo Ferreira about over 5 years ago 533 reads 15 comments

  4. Breaking Down the Celtics-Magic Series by Position

    I take a look at the matchups for the upcoming second round series between the Boston Celtics and the Orlando Magic. Without Kevin Garnett, it appears that the Orlando Magic have the upper hand...

    Hugo Ferreira Written by Hugo Ferreira about over 5 years ago 422 reads 11 comments

  5. Celtics-Bulls: A Few Notes on Deciding Factors

    First, there's no point in discussing whether or not this has been the best playoff series ever. "Best ever" statements will always be subjective, if for no other reason, at least because ...

    Hugo Ferreira Written by Hugo Ferreira about over 5 years ago 164 reads 1 comments

  6. The Celtics Get Back on Track, or How the Truth is the Right Answer

    In previous articles, I criticised Paul Pierce's attitude in this playoff series and even discussed some of the factors that might be behind what I believe had been his lack of will to win...

    Hugo Ferreira Written by Hugo Ferreira about over 5 years ago 40 reads 0 comments

  7. "Piercing" the Veil of an Even Series: Boston Celtics-Chicago Bulls

    Be it for it's game winning or game tying shots, its record-tying rookie performances or it's back to back triple-doubles, the first round playoff series between the Boston Celtics and the Chicago ...

    Hugo Ferreira Written by Hugo Ferreira about over 5 years ago 298 reads 0 comments

  8. It's the Boston Basketball Orchestra

    Then came Game three and the whole Boston Celtics team picked up their instruments and played to the same tune...

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  9. For the Boston Celtics, It's That Simple...Or Not

    In my previous article, I presented three arguments in defense of the atypical nature of Game One of the Celtics-Bulls series. It is only fair that we look back at Game Two and ascertain whether or not the facts sustain my arguments...

    Hugo Ferreira Written by Hugo Ferreira about over 5 years ago 122 reads 0 comments

  10. Rose Prickles: How the Boston Celtics Avoid Them in Game Two

    So, home-court advantage is gone. Should Celtics fans be worried? Perhaps just a little. I would rather say that they need to be cautious about this series...

    Hugo Ferreira Written by Hugo Ferreira about over 5 years ago 60 reads 0 comments