1. Boston Red Sox: What's the Best Playoff Matchup Scenario?

    As August wears on, the Boston Red Sox hold a slim one-game lead in the American League East over the New York Yankees...

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  2. Boston Celtics: 3 Areas Where Jeff Green Must Improve

    With the impending retirement of Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett and Ray Allen, the Boston Celtics are already thinking over ways to sustain their recent success and extend it into the future...

    Chaz Surette Written by Chaz Surette about over 3 years ago 1,451 reads 6 comments

  3. NCAA Basketball: What the Loss of Leslie McDonald Means for North Carolina

    After the North Carolina's surprise hot streak and run to the Elite Eight last March and after superstar freshman Harrison Barnes announced he would be staying in Chapel Hill for ...

    Chaz Surette Written by Chaz Surette about over 3 years ago 3,163 reads 12 comments

  4. Rajon Rondo: Why He Must Focus on Improving His Shooting This Summer

    Despite the NBA lockout threatening to probably shorten and possibly cancel the 2011-12 season, players must still be hard at work over the offseason to both maintain and improve their playing ability, no matter how long the offseason is...

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  5. NBA Draft 2011: Top 10 Draft Steals in Boston Celtics History

    The Playoffs have finished. The Larry O'Brien Trophy has been awarded once more. Parades have been held, celebrations have died down (at least somewhat), and tears have been shed by winners and losers alike...

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  6. Shaq Retires: Did the Embarrassing End Take Away from His Legendary Career?

    Today, we learned that Shaquille O'Neal is planning to retire from the NBA after 19 seasons. Beginning with his selection as the first overall pick by the Orlando Magic in ...

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  7. Boston Celtics: 10 Burning Questions for Kevin Garnett and Company

    After the Boston Celtics ' Cinderella run to the NBA Finals last season, many in the NBA media as the well as the Celtics' fanbase thought that, even with the advancing age of the Big Three, they would be able to contend for the title again in 2011...

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  8. NBA Playoffs 2011: Grading Each Boston Celtics Player on His Playoff Performance

    After a total of seven playoff games, we're beginning to get a sense of what the Boston Celtics are capable of down the stretch...

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  9. Boston Celtics: What Is the Big Three's Legacy If They Fall Short This Year?

    This will sound like alarmist bunk to many, but it needs to be said. With the Boston Celtics now down 2-0 in the Eastern Conference Semifinals against the Miami Heat , the series ...

    Chaz Surette Written by Chaz Surette about over 3 years ago 4,178 reads 109 comments

  10. NBA Playoffs 2011: Boston Celtics vs. Miami Heat Series is Going To Get Ugly

    We had to see this one coming. After a chippy, physical Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals between the Boston Celtics and the Miami Heat, tempers finally flared late in the game at American Airlines Arena...

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  11. Boston Celtics: Why the Miami Heat Will Be Their Toughest Test of the Playoffs

    To the delight of many Boston sports fans, the Boston Celtics have advanced to the second round of the 2011 NBA Playoffs...

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  12. NBA Playoffs 2011: Power Ranking the Key Players in the Boston Celtics' Rotation

    After months of anticipation, the 2011 NBA Playoffs have begun. After a day of upsets that saw several heavy favorites suffer Game 1 losses (including the West's top two seeds, the ...

    Chaz Surette Written by Chaz Surette about over 3 years ago 1,530 reads 6 comments

  13. NBA Playoffs 2011: Are the Bulls or the Heat the Bigger Threat to the Celtics?

    After dominating the Eastern Conference for much of the season, the Boston Celtics find themselves in the third-seed in the East playoffs, behind the much-hyped super-team, the Miami Heat , and the surprise Eastern Conference top-seed Chicago Bulls ..

    Chaz Surette Written by Chaz Surette about over 3 years ago 2,199 reads 41 comments

  14. NBA Playoffs 2011: How the Boston Celtics Can Stop the New York Knicks

    There's a classic NBA adage that goes a little something like this: "Offense may sell tickets, but defense wins championships" Never before has this been more true in the ...

    Chaz Surette Written by Chaz Surette about over 3 years ago 1,080 reads 10 comments

  15. Boston Celtics: The 5 Most Effective Lineup Combinations

    It's that time special time toward the end of the NBA regular season where coaches on every playoff-bound team start poring over the stats of every player on the roster and try to create their lineups for the postseason...

    Chaz Surette Written by Chaz Surette about over 3 years ago 2,228 reads 7 comments

  16. Boston Celtics: Why Rajon Rondo Needs Rest Before the Playoffs

    As the NBA regular season approaches its conclusion, playoff teams are now in the processing of preparing for the postseason. Some teams appear to be peaking at the right time, like the red-hot Dallas Mavericks or the East-leading Chicago Bulls...

    Chaz Surette Written by Chaz Surette about over 3 years ago 663 reads 2 comments

  17. Boston Celtics: Amid Slump, What's Wrong with Rajon Rondo?

    It seems that, as of late, something isn't quite right with the Boston Celtics . Over the last seven games, Boston has gone 3-4, and are now tied with the red-hot Chicago Bulls for the lead in the Eastern Conference...

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  18. Boston Celtics To Sign Carlos Arroyo for Remainder of Season

    According to an NBA source, the Boston Celtics continued their midseason maneuvering this Saturday and Sunday, signing veteran point guard Carlos Arroyo, who was waived by the Miami Heat after their signing of Mike Bibby...

    Chaz Surette Written by Chaz Surette about over 3 years ago 2,379 reads 10 comments

  19. Battle of the Blues: Why North Carolina Will Beat Duke Tonight

    This is certainly one of the most, if not the most, anticipated college basketball game of the regular season. Tonight at 8 PM, the No. 13 North Carolina Tar Heels will face off against the No...

    Chaz Surette Written by Chaz Surette about over 3 years ago 1,123 reads 15 comments

  20. NBA Trades: 10 Bold Predictions for the Boston Celtics with Jeff Green

    Finally, the NBA trade deadline has passed, the dust has settled, and we can now look at how teams' rosters have changed and how these changes affect the push to the playoffs, now only a few months away...

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  21. NBA Trade Deadline 2011: Can the Boston Celtics Win without Kendrick Perkins?

    It was the Trade Heard 'Round New England. By the time the clock struck 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, the Celtics had traded center Kendrick Perkins and guard Nate Robinson to the Oklahoma City Thunder for forward Jeff Green and center Nenad Krstic ...

    Chaz Surette Written by Chaz Surette about almost 4 years ago 1,965 reads 33 comments

  22. Celtics vs. Miami Heat: Boston's Reaction to the Win

    Coming into Sunday's hotly anticipated matchup, the Boston Celtics were severely undermanned, missing five players due to various injuries (Shaquille O'Neal, Achilles tendon; Jermaine ...

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  23. Carmelo Anthony Trade Rumors: How Would a Move To L.A. Affect the Celtics?

    It seems that this time of year is ripe for trade rumor picking. Today, ESPN's Chris Broussard reported that the Los Angeles were in early talks with the Denver Nuggets to hammer out a trade deal that would bring Carmelo Anthony to L...

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  24. Boston Celtics: How Does Marquis Daniels' Injury Affect Them Down the Stretch?

    With the New England Patriots eliminated from the playoffs weeks before, Boston sports fans turned their attention to Sunday afternoon's Eastern Conference battle between the Boston Celtics (38-12) and the Orlando Magic (32-20) at TD Garden...

    Chaz Surette Written by Chaz Surette about almost 4 years ago 1,117 reads 6 comments

  25. Shaq vs. Kendrick Perkins: Which Celtics' Center Gets More Minutes In Playoffs?

    Even with Kendrick Perkins back from injury and ready to help bring Banner 18 to Boston, the Celtics appear ready to push it down the stretch and roar into the playoffs...

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