Jeremy Lin has made his way to A. Sherrod Blakely's NBA Power Rankings, but even he isn't enough to move the Knicks up the rankings. The Celtics are movin' on up though.
It's not said often enough -- the Boston Celtics practiced today. And boy did they need one. In the lockout-crammed season, practices are few and far between.
With Kevin Garnett doubtful for Wednesday's game against the Pistons, Celtics rookie JaJuan Johnson could get the start in his place.
Brandon Bass has been the Celtics' best bench option this season -- and maybe since the Big Three era began. But he now has no choice but to miss some games due to a knee injury.
The long-time CSN Celtics play-by-play voice tells the Worcester Telegram that, in crunch time, he'd take Paul Pierce over Larry Bird.