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  • Marcus Smart Sheds Light On Playing In Playoffs As Mother Battles Cancer

    Marcus Smart is as tough as they come, but he’d likely tell you he’s not even the toughest person in his own family. Smart’s mother, Camellia, has maintained her toughness as she battles a recent diagnosis of bone marrow cancer. The treatment process reached the chemotherapy stage Monday, one...
  • Celtics vs. Cavs: Brad Stevens’ defense shut down LeBron James and the Cavaliers

    If the Boston Celtics did not score in the second quarter of their 25-point win over the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 1, they still would have held a lead entering halftime. That’s how dominant a defense performance this Boston team put out, and to be 100 percent honest, it’s...
  • Connected at hip: Cavs, Celtics intertwined since big trade

    CLEVELAND (AP) – Boston playoff star Jayson Tatum and Cleveland coach Tyronn Lue are cousins. The Cavaliers and Celtics might as well be. Slideshow Connected at hip: Cavs, Celtics intertwined since big trade The Eastern Conference’s top two teams have been intertwined for more than a year – from...
  • Drew Bledsoe Finally Meets Terry Rozier

    BOSTON (CBS) — Thanks to Terry Rozier, former Patriots quarterback Drew Bledsoe has found himself back in the spotlight of the Boston sports scene. Finally, on Wednesday, the two met. Bledsoe is in Boston to watch the Celtics take on the Philadelphia 76ers in Game 5 of the Eastern...
  • Jaylen Brown: Celtics have ‘nothing to lose’ in Game 7 against Bucks

    WALTHAM, Mass. – Jaylen Brown believes there’s no reason for a young Boston Celtics team to be overwhelmed by the hype surrounding Saturday’s Game 7 showdown against the Milwaukee Bucks. The 21-year-old forward, who got a taste of Game 7 in Boston last season when the Celtics eliminated the...
  • Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Boston Celtics: Odds, Analysis, NBA Betting Pick

    The Cleveland Cavaliers (25-12) will try to stop a three-game winning streak for the Boston Celtics (30-10) on Wednesday when they pay a visit to TD Garden. The Cavaliers will not have former Celtic Isaiah Thomas on the court, though, despite him making his 2017/18 debut on Tuesday and...
  • Boston Celtics rally past Golden State Warriors for 14th consecutive win!!!

    Hours before the Celtics took the court Thursday night to protect their winning streak against the defending NBA champion Golden State Warriors, Jaylen Brown was walking around in a fog. Boston’s second-year forward was not even thinking about basketball after learning about the sudden death of his childhood best...
  • Kyrie Irving out Sunday vs. Raptors

    BOSTON – Celtics guard Kyrie Irving has been ruled out of Sunday’s game against the Toronto Raptors after suffering a minor facial fracture below his right eye in Friday’s win over the Charlotte Hornets. Celtics coach Brad Stevens said Irving was visiting with a face specialist Sunday and was...
  • Celtics say Kyrie Irving suffered minor facial fracture against Hornets

    Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving suffered a minor facial fracture in Friday’s win over the Charlotte Hornets and is listed as doubtful for Sunday’s game against the Toronto Raptors. Al Horford (concussion) has been upgraded to probable against Toronto after missing the past two games while navigating the league’s...