1. Boston Celtics' 5 Best Amnesty Candidates

    "BREAKING: Tentative agreement reached, according to one of the negotiators. #NBA #lockout" With this simple tweet from CBS Sports' Ken Berger , NBA fans the world over breathed a sigh of relief...

    J.B. Bird Written by J.B. Bird about almost 3 years ago 1,384 reads 8 comments

  2. Boston Celtics' Rajon Rondo Looking Good in Return to the Court

    The Boston Celtics ' Rajon Rondo returned to the court as the team's only representative at Saturday night's South Florida All-Star Classic charity event...

    J.B. Bird Written by J.B. Bird about 3 years ago 2,981 reads 5 comments

  3. NBA Draft 2011: Do the Boston Celtics Need To Trade Up?

    With the right moves, the 2011 NBA Draft could be the first step in the Boston Celtics ' rebuilding process...

    J.B. Bird Written by J.B. Bird about over 3 years ago 3,066 reads 9 comments

  4. 2011 NBA Draft: What Kind of Talent Can the Boston Celtics Expect with Pick #25?

    The Boston Celtics ' were ousted from the NBA Playoffs earlier than expected and it seems likely that Danny Ainge's rebuilding project will be started earlier than expected as well...

    J.B. Bird Written by J.B. Bird about over 3 years ago 6,832 reads 10 comments

  5. Boston Celtics: Has the Curtain Closed on the Big Three?

    First of all, let me begin with a spoiler alert. I do think the curtain has closed on the Boston Celtics ' "Big Three" as we know it...

    J.B. Bird Written by J.B. Bird about over 3 years ago 578 reads 0 comments

  6. NBA Draft Lottery Odds 2011: Who Has the Best Shot at the No. 1 Pick?

    We are now just days away from the 2011 NBA Draft Lottery . The 14 teams that failed to make the playoffs will enter a lottery on May 17 to see which team will receive the first, second and third picks in the 2011 NBA Draft ...

    J.B. Bird Written by J.B. Bird about over 3 years ago 2,781 reads 6 comments

  7. NBA Draft 2011: Boston Celtics' Five Best Options to Replace Shaquille O'Neal

    In trading Kendrick Perkins this season, Danny Ainge took a gamble and bet the Boston Celtics ' playoff hopes on the continued health and productivity of aging former All-Stars Shaquille O'Neal and Jermaine O'Neal...

    J.B. Bird Written by J.B. Bird about over 3 years ago 9,028 reads 26 comments

  8. NBA Playoffs 2011: 10 Great Reasons To Watch the Celtics-Knicks Series

    With last night's loss by the Boston Celtics to the Washington Wizards the scene has now been set for what promises to be the most exciting series of the first round of the 2011 NBA Playoffs ...

    J.B. Bird Written by J.B. Bird about over 3 years ago 1,513 reads 2 comments

  9. Boston Celtics: 10 Reasons They'll Continue to Miss Perkins in the NBA Playoffs

    The Boston Celtics have been on an emotional roller coaster since pulling the trigger on the trade that sent Kendrick Perkins and Nate Robinson to the Oklahoma City Thunder in exchange for Nenad Krstic and Jeff Green...

    J.B. Bird Written by J.B. Bird about over 3 years ago 1,850 reads 32 comments

  10. Boston Celtics: Jermaine O'Neal Looking Good in Returning Game

    Although he only played a little over 11 minutes for the Boston Celtics in last night's against the San Antonio Spurs , Jermaine O'Neal 's play showed just enough to buoy the spirits of Celtics fans...

    J.B. Bird Written by J.B. Bird about over 3 years ago 693 reads 3 comments

  11. NBA: Best Blocks by Little Guys on Big Guys

    Throughout its history, the NBA has seen its fair share of David versus Goliath battles. Usually, the disparity between players and teams is one of talent or desire. Sometimes, however, the disparity is simply one of height...

    J.B. Bird Written by J.B. Bird about over 3 years ago 1,983 reads 11 comments

  12. Boston Celtics: Top 10 Theories Why They Can't Beat Bad Teams

    As all but the most casual of Boston Celtics fans must know, the Celts are in a bit of a slump. And by "bit," I mean "incredibly huge...

    J.B. Bird Written by J.B. Bird about over 3 years ago 1,544 reads 50 comments

  13. NBA's Top 10 Blocks of the Season

    With the NBA Regular Season coming to an end, it is an appropriate time to look at the league's best blockers...

    J.B. Bird Written by J.B. Bird about over 3 years ago 1,632 reads 12 comments

  14. Boston Celtics: Should They Start Delonte West Ahead of Rajon Rondo?

    The Boston Celtics ' Saturday night victory over the New Orlean Hornets was notable for a number of reasons, but of particular interest was the play of starting point guard Rajon Rondo and backup point guard Delonte West...

    J.B. Bird Written by J.B. Bird about over 3 years ago 1,661 reads 36 comments

  15. Texas Beat Down: Houston Rockets Humiliate Boston Celtics

    In Friday's 93-77 loss to the Houston Rockets , the Boston Celtics gave little glimpse of the team that aspires to championship glory this season...

    J.B. Bird Written by J.B. Bird about over 3 years ago 807 reads 21 comments

  16. Back in the Hunt: Boston Celtics Regain Top Seed with Win over Indiana Pacers

    After dropping to second in the Eastern Conference seedings yesterday, with the Chicago Bulls victory over the Washington Wizards , the Boston Celtics bounced back tonight with a much needed win over the Indiana Pacers ...

    J.B. Bird Written by J.B. Bird about over 3 years ago 620 reads 5 comments

  17. Boston Celtics: Tough Schedule Makes Eastern Conference Top Seed Impossible?

    With yesterday's win over the Washington Wizards , the Chicago Bulls have now taken sole possession of the top seed in the Eastern Conference...

    J.B. Bird Written by J.B. Bird about over 3 years ago 1,416 reads 4 comments

  18. NBA Rankings: The 10 Most Disappointing NBA Super Teams of All Time

    With the Miami Heat 's recent dip in form (dropping five of their last six games), NBA fans have once again begun to doubt the capacity of this Super Team to ever win a title...

    J.B. Bird Written by J.B. Bird about over 3 years ago 5,267 reads 39 comments

  19. Jeff Green: The Best Dunking Boston Celtic of All Time?

    The recent trade between the Boston Celtics and Oklahoma City Thunder that brought Jeff Green and Nenad Krstic to Boston has also substantially changed the dynamics of the current Celtics team...

    J.B. Bird Written by J.B. Bird about over 3 years ago 247 reads 9 comments

  20. Boston Celtics: Is It Kevin Garnett's Fault That Everybody Hates Them?

    First of all, let's get this straight. People hate the Boston Celtics . Really hate them. And not just Los Angeles Lakers fans, either...

    J.B. Bird Written by J.B. Bird about over 3 years ago 2,278 reads 30 comments

  21. Boston Celtics Trades: How NBA 2K11 Convinced Me They Were a Great Idea

    I, like many other long term Boston Celtics fans, was quite shocked and confused by the recent trades that saw Kendrick Perkins, Nate Robinson, Semih Erden and Luke Harrangody depart in one swift move...

    J.B. Bird Written by J.B. Bird about over 3 years ago 10,587 reads 19 comments

  22. Camelo Anthony Trade: Why the Deal Is Good for the Boston Celtics

    Well, it looks like it's finally happened. Denver have managed to give Carmelo Anthony everything he's been wanting for the last year—a shiny New York City address...

    J.B. Bird Written by J.B. Bird about over 3 years ago 1,672 reads 5 comments

  23. Why the Boston Celtics Need To Trade Nate Robinson, Now!

    First of all, don't get me wrong: I love Nate Robinson. I cheered when he won the Slam Dunk Competition, I empathise with his "little man wins big" story and l loved his kryptonite green sneakers...

    J.B. Bird Written by J.B. Bird about over 3 years ago 3,923 reads 19 comments

  24. 'A' Is For Amar'e Stoudemeire, 'B' Is For Blake Griffin: The NBA's Best A-Z

    All-Star Weekend is bearing down upon us once more. The annual period where sports fans and sports writers come together to argue about which players did and didn't make the All-Star Team...

    J.B. Bird Written by J.B. Bird about over 3 years ago 1,648 reads 30 comments

  25. LeBron James 2.0: Who Will Be The NBA's Next Superstar?

    Although it took LeBron until his fifth NBA season to achieve his first League MVP Trophy, from the first time he hit the court he was considered one of the league's best and brightest stars...

    J.B. Bird Written by J.B. Bird about almost 4 years ago 3,230 reads 21 comments