Danny Ainge and the Boston Celtics aren't naive. They certainly will try until the end, but know that getting Kevin Love probably isn't in the cards.
The Celtics have made a number of offseason moves so far, but Jared Sullinger's growth and development will still be a major key to future success.
2yWhen Kevin Garnett put his hand around Bill Walker's neck, there was a chance he could have been fined or even suspended. But no action was taken, and according to Doc Rivers, that's how it should have been.
2yCeltics power forwardcenter suffered a shoulder injury Tuesday night that forced him out of the second half of the game. Doc Rivers says it's a "deep bruise". Not good.
2yThe Celtics dig themselves into a hole they can't get out of, falling to the Heat, 115-107. Check out Talking Points.MORE: C's find success in zone 'D' No KG fine doesn't surprise Doc
2yCeltics coach Doc Rivers announces that Paul Pierce will miss Tuesday night's game against the Heat, and most likely more game as well.
2yPaul Pierce will miss his second straight game to start the season on Tuesday night against the Heat.
2yThe team, which has had poor offensive rebounding stats in past seasons, showed signs of change in Sunday's loss to the Knicks.
2yThe Celtics will have Garnett available for Tuesday night's game in Miami after the league decides against penalizing KG for his altercation with Billy Walker at the end of Sunday's game.