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Celtics hope road of success winds its way home
The Celtics played poorly in Games 1 and 2 at TD Garden, but turned things around in Chicago. Their aim now: Keep it up in Boston.
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Five takeaways from Celtics' Game 4 win over Bulls
It's been a strange series, but the C's are now poised to do what many thought they'd do: Beat the Bulls and advance in the NBA playoffs.
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Tanguay: Mark my words, Rondo will return vs. Celtics
Rajon Rondo doesn't need his thumb to play defense, and -- as Games 3 and 4 showed -- the Bulls absolutely need him. So expect to see him again.
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Report: Rondo preparing to attempt to play in Game 5
Chicago Bulls guard Rajon Rondo is putting in the work in an attempt to play in Game 5 Wednesday, according to Yahoo.com.
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Blakely: Why Rondo will ultimately not play in game 5
A. Sherrod Blakely thinks that Rajon Rondo will realize how difficult it will be to play with that thumb injury.
Report says Rajon Rondo will try to play in game 5
Boston Sports Tonight crew reacts to report of Rajon Rondo trying to play in game 5.
Carlo 'frustrated' that concussion caused him to miss playoffs
Brandon Carlo suffered the worst concussion of his career at the end of the regular season after getting clobbered by Alex Ovechkin.
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Thomas on Hoiberg's complaints: 'I don’t carry the ball'
Following Boston’s Game 4 win at Chicago on Sunday, Isaiah Thomas was asked about Bulls head coach Fred Hoiberg’s comments that he carried the ball.
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Gary Tanguay is not buying that Rondo will not play game 5
Gary Tanguay thinks that despite the reports he thinks Rajon Rondo will play in game 5 against the Celtics.
Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart defends the Chicago Bulls' Jimmy Butler.
Marcus Smart laughs off Jimmy Butler’s comment questioning his toughness
When asked his response to having his toughness questioned by the Bulls’ Jimmy Butler, Marcus Smart said his response was, “ha ha.”
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Kevin Garnett talks about the message he left for the Boston Celtics before their playoff game.
Kevin Garnett reveals what was in his message for Celtics
On his Area 21 show, Kevin Garnett provides a little insight into what his message was for the Celtics before their first playoff victory.
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VIDEO: Chris Mannix - "Not completely ruling out Rajon Rondo for Game 5"
Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports and CSN Pre/Post thinks that there's a chance Rajon Rondo could play Wednesday in Game 5, despite the broken right thumb he is dealing with.
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Mannix: "Not completely ruling out Rajon Rondo for Game 5"
Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports and CSN Pre/Post thinks that there's a chance Rajon Rondo could play Wednesday in Game 5, despite the broken right thumb he is dealing with.
Is bad blood helping the Celtics in the series?
Our Boston Sports Tonight crew takes a look back at the bad blood that has shown between the Celtics and Bulls and whether it has given Boston the advantage.
Has Isaiah Thomas proven that he deserves a max deal?
Gary Tanguay, Lou Merloni, Michael Felger and Bob Ryan debate if Isaiah Thomas has proven that he deserves a max deal with the Boston Celtics.
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Has Isaiah Thomas proven that he deserves a max deal?
Tanguay, Merloni, Felger, and Ryan debate if Isaiah Thomas has proven that he deserves a max deal with the Celtics.
Matt Barnes gets 4-game suspension
MLB has suspended and fined Boston Red Sox reliever Matt Barnes for throwing at the head of Baltimore Orioles third baseman Manny Machado.
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Bulls' point guard carousel spun to Isaiah Canaan in Game 4
The point guard carousel continues to swirl for the Chicago Bulls who will now try to replace Rajon Rondo with Isaiah Canaan.
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Bob Ryan: Rondo is not only reason this series has turned
Bob Ryan joins Arbella Early Edition to discuss the Celtics even the series after back-to-back wins on the road, and why Rajon Rondo being out is not the only reason for the Celtics winning.
Five takeaways from Celtics' Game 4 win over Bulls
It's been a strange series so far, but the Celtics are now in position to do what a lot of people though they'd do: Get past the Bulls and advance in the NBA playoffs.
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Washburn: 'No way' Rajon Rondo will be back before series ends
Gary Washburn breaks down the Celtics win over the Bulls while Rondo is injured.
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Washburn: 'No way' Rondo will be back before series ends
Gary Washburn breaks down the Celtics win over the Bulls while Rondo is injured.
Will Rondo return from injury in Celtics-Bulls series?
A. Sherrod Blakely and Kyle Draper join Mike Felger on Sports Sunday to discuss if Rajon Rondo will return from his injury before the end of the series.
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Thomas says C's support system has been 'really important' over last week
What Isaiah Thomas has done in these four playoff games while still coming to grips with the pain of having lost his sister, is nothing short of amazing.
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Blakely: Thomas' dribbling should be least of Hoiberg's concerns after Game 4
Bulls coach Fred Hoiberg goes on a rant about Isaiah Thomas being allowed to carry the ball, but his real problem -- as evidenced in Game 4 -- is that Chicago can't slow down IT.
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Game 4 Highlights: Celtics 104, Bulls 95
Boston Celtics take care of business in Game 4 against the Chicago Bulls to tie up the series 2-2.
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Blakely: Hoiberg complaint about traveling is 'loser talk'
A. Sherrod Blakely reacts to Fred Hoiberg saying Isaiah Thomas is 'an impossible' cover due to him traveling constantly.
Will Rajon Rondo return from injury this series?
A. Sherrod Blakely and Kyle Draper join Mike Felger on Sports Sunday to discuss if Rajon Rondo will return from his injury before the end of the series.
Highlights: Celtics tie up series 2-2
Celtics take care of business in Game 4 against the Chicago Bulls to tie up the series 2-2.
Stars, studs and duds: Another brilliant performance by Thomas
Here are the stars, studs and duds from the Boston Celtics' 104-95 Game 4 win over the Chicago Bulls
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Jimmy Butler on Marcus Smart: 'He's a great actor, acting tough'
Jimmy Butler speaks candidly about Marcus Smart getting in his face during Game 4.
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Mannix: Jimmy Butler 'inaccurate' with description of Smart
Chris Mannix thinks that Jimmy Butler was inaccurate for his comments about Marcus Smart not being a real tough guy.
Butler on Smart: 'He's a great actor, acting tough'
Jimmy Butler speaks candidly about Marcus Smart getting in his face during game 4.
Bradley on Butler's free throws: 'I don't want to get fined'
Avery Bradley was asked about overcoming the amount of free throws Jimmy Butler
Tommy Award: Gerald Green & Isaiah Thomas
Gerald Green and Isaiah Thomas both earn the Tommy Award in the Celtic game 4 win over the Bulls.
Thomas' sons giggle after hearing Hoiberg's traveling claims
James and Jaiden Thomas, sons of Isaiah Thomas, thought Fred Hoiberg's claims were laughable.
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Isaiah Thomas' kids laugh at Fred Hoiberg's traveling claims
Isaiah Thomas responds to Fred Hoiberg saying the Isaiah Thomas travels constantly during the game, and his kids cannot help but laugh.
Amica Game Recap: Celtics even up the series vs. Bulls
In this Amica Game Recap, Mike Gorman and Brian Scalabrine break down the Celtics win over the Bulls in Game 4.
Isaiah Thomas: 'Being here is what makes me sane'
Isaiah Thomas discusses having to overcome the grief of losing his sister, and how playing in the playoffs has helped him feel normal.
Brad Stevens: Gerald Green 'stayed ready all year'
Brad Stevens discusses why he decided to start Gerald Green, and praises Green's attitude during the whole season.
Green's hot start sets tone for Celtics in 104-95 Game 4 win
Gerald Green is the one starter – not Thomas, not Horford, not Bradley or Crowder – whose play sets the tone in Boston’s 104-95 Game 4 win
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Smart: 'Shows the heart and determination of this team'
Marcus Smart talks with Abby Chin about the Celtics game 4 win, and what the past two games has shown about the Celtics team as a whole
Watch Green hammer dunk on Wade
Gerald Green missed his shot, so he went back for more.
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Smart intercepts pass, Bradley with the slam
Smart intercepts pass, Bradley with the slam
Isaiah Thomas gets the bucket, and-1
Isaiah Thomas gets the bucket, and-1
Smart rejects Butler's shot, Thomas lay-up on the other end
Smart rejects Butler's shot, Thomas lay-up on the other end
Gerald Green monster dunk
Gerald Green monster dunk
Crowder draws frustration from Lopez by throwing his shoe
Boston Celtics forward Jae Crowder grabed and threw Chicago Bulls center Robin Lopez's shoe, which fell off on a play where Lopez knocked Crowder to the floor.
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Jae Crowder throws Robin Lopez's shoe off the court
Jae Crowder throws Robin Lopez's shoe off the court
Halftime stars, studs and duds: Intensity picks up after Smart-Butler dustup
The intensity of Game 4 really picks up after Marcus Smart and Jimmy Butler get into a little dustup in the second quarter
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Isaiah Thomas drive to the hoop for the and-1
Isaiah Thomas drive to the hoop for the and-1
Al Horford big block on Jimmy Butler
Al Horford big block on Jimmy Butler
IT fakes out three defenders
IT fakes out three defenders
Things heating up between Marcus Smart and Jimmy Butler
Things heating up between Marcus Smart and Jimmy Butler
Watch Smart, Butler get in dustup in Game 4
Marcus Smart and Jimmy Butler had to be separated by a referee during the second quarter of Game 4 between the Boston Celtics and Chicago Bulls Sunday.
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Gerald Green putting on a show
Gerald Green putting on a show
This Olynyk 3-pointer drew huge reaction from Thomas
Isaiah Thomas jumped out of his seat with a huge smile, and screamed in celebration.
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Isaiah Thomas loves Kelly Olynyk knocking down 3's
Isaiah Thomas loves Kelly Olynyk knocking down 3's
Jae Crowder steal and the bucket
Jae Crowder steal and the bucket
Block by Jae Crowder leads to Isaiah Thomas for three
Block by Jae Crowder leads to Isaiah Thomas for three
Gerald Green scored eight points off the bench for the Boston Celtics in their Christmas Day victory over the New York Knicks.
No lineup changes for either Bulls or Celtics in Game 4
Jerian Grant remains at point guard for Chicago in place of the injured Rajon Rondo, and the C's will stick with the starting five that won Game 3.
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Beyond The Numbers: C's need to get better on the boards in second quarter
Most of the Bulls' rebounding edge on the Celtics has come in the second quarter, and it's a weakness the C's need to address.
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NBA fines Rondo $25,000 for attempting to trip Crowder in Game 3
The NBA doesn't buy Rajon Rondo's claim that he was just 'stretching' on the bench and didn't mean to trip Jae Crowder.
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WATCH: Celtics vs. Bulls
The C's play the Bulls in Game 4. Watch on CSN or on CSNNE.com with the Celtics livestream, presented by McDonald's, on the NBC Sports App.
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C's-Bulls preview: Green, Rozier could change series
The play of seldom-used Celtics Gerald Green and Terry Rozier was hugely important in Game 3.
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Celtics stay laid back, but 'intentional' in preparation for Game 4
The mood was significantly lighter at the end of the Boston Celtics’ practice on Saturday at Roosevelt University in downtown Chicago. 
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Boston Celtics forward Jae Crowder drives between Chicago Bulls Jimmy Butler (21) and Robin Lopez.
Isaiah Thomas finally gets some help from supporting cast in Game 3
With Isaiah Thomas on the bench, the rest of the Celtics either kept or added to their lead - a welcome sight in their Game 3 victory over the Bulls.
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Green's presence in starting lineup opens up floor for other C's shooters
The decision by Brad Stevens to start Gerald Green is just one of many good moves made by the Celtics in a Game 3 win.
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Rondo's absence felt by both Celtics and Bulls in Game 3
While there were a number of players who stepped up for the Celtics, Rajon Rondo’s absence certainly helped Boston get a much-needed victory.
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Blakely: Celtics get win without taxing their core players
A. Sherrod Blakely joins Boston Sports Tonight to talk about the Celtics getting a crucial win in Game 3 of the series and says they did it without taxing their core players.
Highlights: Celtics 104, Bulls 87
Highlights from the Boston Celtics 104-87 win over the Chicago Bulls in game 3.
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Mannix: Rondo may face fine for attempting to trip Crowder
Chris Mannix discusses Rajon Rondo looking like he attempted to trip Jae Crowder, and why he thinks the league will address his actions.
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Mannix: Gerald Green addition was not key to win
Chris Mannix thinks that Gerald Green starting over Amir Johnson was not the key to the Celtics beating the Bulls.
Stars, studs and duds: Garnett’s presence remains alive in Celtics locker room
Celtics player after Celtics player talked about how “pumped” up Garnett’s words made them feel before Friday's Game 3.
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Highlights: Celtics 104 Bulls 87
Highlights from the Celtics 104-87 win over the Bulls in game 3.
Bradley: Kevin Garnett sent inspiration message to Celtics
Avery Bradley discusses Kevin Garnett sending an inspirational message to the Celtics before game 3.
Mannix: Rondo may face fine for attempting to trip Crowder
Chris Mannix discusses Rajon Rondo looking like he attempted to trip Jae Crowder, and why he thinks the league will address his actions.
Amica Game Recap: Celtics beat the Bulls, 104-87
Mike Gorman and Brian Scalabrine break down the Celtics game 3 win over the Bulls.
Rajon Rondo denies attempting to trip Jae Crowder
Rajon Rondo says that he did not try to trip Jae Crowder when he was near the Bulls sideline.
Rondo discusses fractured thumb and timetable for return
Rajon Rondo talks with the media about injuring his thumb and how long he thinks he will be unable to play.
Rondo discusses fractured thumb and timetable for return
Rajon Rondo talks with the media about injuring his thumb and how long he thinks he will be unable to play.
Crowder: 'We came out and hit them first in the second half'
Jae Crowder talks with Abby Chin after the Boston Celtics beat the Chicago Bulls in Game 3.
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Bradley says KG helped pump up C's before Game 3
Kevin Garnett didn't need to be in the Boston Celtics' locker room to provide some inspiration.
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Crowder: 'We came out and hit them first in the second half'
Jae Crowder talks with Abby Chin after the Celtics beat the Bulls in game 3.
Celtics rise to occasion in Game 3 with 104-87 win over Bulls
The Boston Celtics rise to the occasion and deliver a solid performance in beating the Bulls 104-87 in Game 3
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Terry Rozier throws down the thunder dunk
Terry Rozier throws down the thunder dunk
Injured Rondo appears to try to trip Crowder
Rajon Rondo is trying to make an impact from the bench. The injured Chicago Bulls guard appeared to try trip Boston Celtics forward Jae Crowder in Game 3.
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Avery Bradley with the lob to Jonas Jerebko
Avery Bradley with the lob to Jonas Jerebko
Watch Thomas feed Horford for 3 thunderous dunks
Isaiah Thomas has been an enabler. He's trying to help Al Horford bring the hoop down.
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Isaiah Thomas bounce pass finds Al Horford for the dunk
Isaiah Thomas bounce pass finds Al Horford for the dunk
Isaiah Thomas to Al Horford alley-oop
Isaiah Thomas to Al Horford alley-oop
Halftime stars, studs and duds: A tale of two quarters
Things start out well for the Celtics, but the second quarter was all Chicago, as they nearly wiped out Boston’s huge lead before the half
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Marcus Smart banks home the runner and gets fouled
Marcus Smart banks home the runner and gets fouled
Al Horford big two-handed slam
Al Horford big two-handed slam
Marcus Smart with the block on Dwyane Wade
Marcus Smart with the block on Dwyane Wade
Rajon Rondo tries to trip Jae Crowder
Rajon Rondo tries to trip Jae Crowder
Gerald Green knocks down the corner 3
Gerald Green knocks down the corner 3
Rajon Rondo's short sleeve suit is something to behold
Rajon Rondo donned a ridiculous, maroon, short-sleeve suit to Game 3 of the Boston Celtics' series against the Chicago Bulls.
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Green inserted in Celtics starting lineup for Game 3 vs. Bulls
Brad Stevens has inserted veteran wing Gerald Green into the Boston Celtics starting lineup for tonight’s Game 3 against Chicago.
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Here's the play in which Rajon Rondo injured his thumb
A look at the play that Rajon Rondo injured his thumb, and Jimmy Butler discusses what losing Rondo means to the Bulls.
Celtics missing open shots to take down Bulls
The Celtics hit only 39 percent of their uncontested shots in Game 2, compared to 62.8 percent by the Bulls, and it's an issue they have to resolve.
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Tom Brady Instagram post for Isaiah Thomas
Brady sends message of sympathy and support to Isaiah on Instagram
Patriots quarterback Tom Brady sends a good luck message to Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas on Friday as the Celtics look to turn their series around against the Chicago Bulls. 
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Update: Rondo most likely out for rest of series
The Bulls say Rajon Rondo suffered a fractured thumb in Game 2, when he swiped at the ball and may have hit Kelly Olynyk's elbow.
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Report: Chances of 'Melo being traded to Celtics 'increasing'
The New York Post reports the Celtics coaching staff wanted to acquire Carmelo Anthony at the trade deadline, and talks may rekindle in light of the C's playoff struggles.
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Gorman: Is this the coaching challenge of Stevens career?
Mike Gorman talks with Toucher and Rich about the challenge the Celtics and head coach Brad Stevens face if the Bulls roster continues to all elevate their games and are in sync.
WATCH: Celtics vs. Bulls
The C's play the Bulls in Game 3. Watch on CSN or on CSNNE.com with the Celtics livestream, presented by McDonald's, on the NBC Sports App.
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Celtics-Bulls Game 3 preview: C's need to be 'more focused'
There’s a pretty lengthy list of “we can do better at …” items for the Boston Celtics to think about heading into Friday night’s Game 3
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Tanguay: Celtics can play hard, but they're not tough
Marc Bertrand, Trenni Kusinerek and Gary Tanguay analyze the Boston Celtics and Boston Bruins playoff runs so far.
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Ranking the biggest first-round disappointments from Bruins and Celtics
Mike Felger and Gay Tanguay pick their top disappointments from the Boston Celtics and Boston Bruins play off runs.
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Scalabrine: Rondo ‘smartest basketball player I’ve ever played with’
Brian Scalabrine gives credit to how smart of a basketball player Rajon Rondo is.
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Five lineup tweaks Celtics can make for Game 3
Here are five possible tweaks the Boston Celtics could make to the starting lineup or the regular playing rotation for Game 3 against the Chicago Bulls
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Five lineup tweaks Celtics can make for Game 3
Here are five possible tweaks that Boston could make to the starting lineup or the regular playing rotation for Game 3 against the Chicago Bulls
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Devin McCourty interviews Scalabrine about being in the NBA
Devin McCourty interviews Brian Scalabrine about what it is like to be a professional athlete in the NBA.
Scalabrine praises Rajon Rondo's basketball IQ
Brian Scalabrine gives credit to how smart of a basketball player Rajon Rondo is.
Felger and Tanguay: Who are biggest disappointments for Celtics and Bruins?
Mike Felger and Gay Tanguay pick their top disappointments from the Celtics and Bruins play off runs.
Blakely: What adjustments should Celtics make for Game 3?
Trenni Kusnierek and Gary Tanguay chat with A. Sherrod Blakely about the adjustments the Celtics will need to make for Game 3.
Tanguay: Celtics can play hard, but they're not tough
Marc Bertrand, Trenni Kusinerek and Gary Tanguay analyze the Celtics and Bruins layoff runs so far.
Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas confers with coach Brad Stevens.
Stevens: Plan is Isaiah Thomas will 'fly back late' Thursday night
Brad Stevens says Isaiah Thomas is scheduled to arrive in Chicago in plenty of time for Friday night’s Game 3 against the Chicago Bulls.
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Lopez outperforming Horford, and in more ways than just scoring
The better big man in the Celtics-Bulls series has no doubt been Robin Lopez over Al Horford and it's a big reason while the C's trail 2-0.
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Ainge on his critics: 'It's fair, but I don't agree with them'
Danny Ainge has heard the criticism of himself and the Celtics as they've fallen behind the Bulls 0-2. "But I haven't written this series off yet, either."
VIDEO: Danny Ainge on Brad Stevens playoff record; criticism on not making a trade
Danny Ainge talks with Toucher and Rich about losing the first two games against the Bulls, his confidence in Brad Stevens, and criticism of not making a move for a rebounder at the deadline.
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Ainge on Stevens playoff record; roster criticism
Danny Ainge talks with Toucher and Rich about losing the first two games against the Bulls, his confidence in Brad Stevens, and criticism of not making a move for a rebounder at the deadline.
Ainge: 'Isaiah Thomas doing the best he can'
Danny Ainge talks with Toucher and Rich about the tragic loss of Isaiah Thomas' younger sister, and admits he would be lying if he said there wasn't a cloud hanging over his team right now.
Danny Ainge: No Celtics player has elevated their game
Danny Ainge talks with Toucher and Rich about the lack of any of the Celtics elevating their game in the first two games of the series against the Bulls, and how things might change on the road
MacMullan: Some problems the Celtics have aren't fixable
Jackie MacMullan gives her opinion on whether the Celtics-Bulls series is over, and explains why she thinks some of the problems the Celtics have aren't fixeable.
5 takeaways from Celtics' Game 2 loss to Bulls
Here are five takeaways from the Boston Celtics' Game 2 loss to the Chicago Bulls in the NBA Playoffs.
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5 takeaways from Celtics-Bulls Game 2
You wouldn't be wrong to question the Boston Celtics' toughness, compete level and heart.
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NBA fines Smart $25,000 for obscene gesture during Game 2
Celtics guard Marcus Smart is a bit lighter in the pocket today after being hit with a $25,000 fine by the NBA for 'making an obscene gesture' during Boston’s 111-97 Game 2 loss to Chicago.
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Celtics need a change of pace against Bulls
The Celtics are letting the Bulls dictate the tempo of the series, leading to forced shots and turnovers. Their aim in Game 3 is to be more patient.
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Stevens: Celtics will continue to support Thomas
Brad Stevens talks about how Isaiah Thomas' loss of his sister has effected him.
Stevens: Celtics 'have no choice' but to focus on Friday
Celtics Head Coach Brad Stevens joins Zo & Beetle to talk about his concerns with the Celtics performance in Game 2 vs the Bulls.
Kevin O'Connor on Celtics: "How good is this team really?"
The Ringer's Kevin O'Connor talks with Toucher and Rich about how much blame should fall on Celtics coach Brad Stevens for the team's lack of success in the playoffs.
Has Celtics-Bulls series come down to Stevens vs Rondo?
Brian Scalabrine and Kyle Draper discuss what we have learned in the first 2 games and whether the Celtics-Bulls series has come down to Rajon Rondo vs Brad Stevens.
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Crowder: 'We feel like we can bounce back'
Jae Crowder and Al Horford talk about what they have to do to turn it around and what has gone wrong in the first two games.
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Bradley: 'The best teams overcome any kind of adversity'
Avery Bradley discusses the Boston Celtics Game 2 loss to the Chicago Bulls, and explains what he will try to do different to turn the series around.
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'Playoff Rondo' delivers for Bulls with near triple-double in Game 2
Rajon Rondo’s strong play in helping the Bulls build a 2-0 series lead over Boston is in stark contrast to what has been a difficult season for the ex-Celtics point guard
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Bulls role players at the heart of 2-0 series lead vs. Celtics
The Bulls role players have stolen the show and are at the heart of Chicago taking a 2-0 series lead against the Celtics
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Game 2 Highlights: Bulls 111, Celtics 97
Highlights from the Boston Celtics 111-97 loss to the Chicago Bulls.
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Has this series come down to Brad Stevens vs Rajon Rondo?
Brian Scalabrine and Kyle Draper discuss what we have learned in the first 2 games and whether the series has come down to Rajon Rondo vs Brad Stevens.
Highlights: Bulls 111 Celtics 97
Highlights from the Celtics 111-97 loss to the Bulls.
Dwyane Wade says he hated Rondo as a competitor
Dwyane Wade says he 'hated' Rajon Rondo when he had to play against him and discusses how Rondo has helped the Bulls gain a 2-0 lead.
Bulls players not surprised by 2-0 lead over Celtics
Jimmy Butler discusses why him and the rest of the Bulls are not surprised by leading the series 2-0.
Stars, studs and duds: Celtics turn attention to 'must-win' Game 3
Celtics will spend the next couple of days not focusing on what went wrong at home, but instead lock in on what they have to do to get a win in this series
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Crowder: 'We feel like we can bounce back'
Jae Crowder and Al Horford talk about what they have to do to turn it around and what has gone wrong in the first two games.
Tommy Award: Marcus Smart vs Bulls
Marcus Smart wins the Tommy Award in the Celtics game 2 loss to the Bulls.
Bradley: 'The best teams overcome any kind of adversity'
Avery Bradley discusses the Celtics loss to the Bulls, and explains what he will try to do different to turn the series around.
Amica Game Recap: Celtics fall to Bulls in game 2, 111-97
Mike Gorman and Tommy Heinsohn break down the Celtics game 2 loss to the Bulls in the Amica Game Recap.
Stevens: Rondo, Wade, and Butler dominated the game
Brad Stevens talks with Abby Chin after the game about what happened in Game 2 and what needs to change for Game 3.
Best of Mike & Tommy Cam: Game 2 vs Bulls
The best reactions and conversations between Mike & Tommy in the Celtics loss to the Bulls in game 2.
Scalabrine: Rajon Rondo changed this entire game
Kyle Draper and Brian Scalabrine break down the Celtics loss in Game 2 and Scal says that Rajon Rondo changed the dynamic of the game.
Celtics trail series 0-2 after 111-97 loss to Bulls
The Boston Celtics now trail the first-round series 0-2 following Tuesday’s 111-97 loss to the Chicago Bulls.
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Celtics fans lose it on Twitter during Game 2 loss to Bulls
The Chicago Bulls' sharp-shooting performance and the Boston Celtics' lackluster defensive performance lit Celtics twitter ablaze.
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Bradley closes 3rd quarter with huge block on Carter-Williams
After three frustrating quarters for the Boston Celtics, Avery Bradley found an outlet for his emotion.
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Kelly Olynyk blocks it, then drains it
Kelly Olynyk blocks it, then drains it
Avery Bradley big block leads to Crowder dunk
Avery Bradley big block leads to Crowder dunk
Avery Bradley slams it home
Avery Bradley slams it home
Al Horford throws down one-handed slam
Al Horford throws down one-handed slam
Watch Horford slam powerful dunk over Lopez
Al Horford set a new tone for the second half after a rough first half.
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Halftime stars, studs and duds: Lopez continues to cause problems for C's
Robin Lopez continues to cause the Celtics problems around the paint which is where the Bulls outscored Boston 32-20 in the first half.
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Marcus Smart gets a Tommy Point for this putback
CSNNE analyst Tom Heinsohn poured on the praise for Marcus Smart after he fought for this putback.
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Rajon Rondo long outlet pass to Jimmy Butler
Rajon Rondo long outlet pass to Jimmy Butler
Hightower shows appreciation for Smart's energy in Game 2
New England Patriots linebacker Dont'a Hightower attended Game 2 between the Boston Celtics and Chicago Bulls, and loved Marcus Smart's energy.
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Marcus Smart gets a Tommy Point for this putback
Marcus Smart gets a Tommy Point for this putback
Avery Bradley up fake, then knocks down the 3
Avery Bradley up fake, then knocks down the 3
Watch Thomas beat Lopez at hoop on defense then offense
"The little guy" Isaiah Thomas had no problem with Robin Lopez's height on this sequence where he beat Lopez for a defensive rebound and then a layup.
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Thomas grabs rebound, takes it length of court for layup
Isaiah Thomas grabs rebound, takes it length of court for layup
Thomas will return home to be with family after Game 2, re-join Celtics for Game 3
Celtics head coach Brad Stevens said that Thomas, who has not spoken publicly since his sister’s death, will re-join the team in time for Friday’s Game 3 matchup.
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The Chicago Bulls' Jimmy Butler is defended by the Boston Celtics' Al Horford (42) and Avery Bradley.
Tanguay: Celtics win Game 2, but it's still Bulls in six
The Celtics will even the series, which the Bulls will win, and I never want to see this version of the Celtics again. 
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Potential No. 1 pick Fultz: Playing with I.T. 'would be the craziest backcourt'
Markelle Fultz tells SI.com that he's thought about the Celtics drafting him and being paired with fellow ex-Washington Husky Isaiah Thomas.
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WATCH: Celtics vs. Bulls
The C's host the Bulls at TD Garden. Watch on CSN or on CSNNE.com with the Celtics livestream, presented by McDonald's, on the NBC Sports App.
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Celtics-Bulls Game 2 preview: Celtics know they have to 'hit first'
While the Bulls have seemingly accomplished what they came to Boston for (steal at least one game), Chicago’s Jimmy Butler isn’t the least bit satisfied.
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Is Kelly Olynyk the x-factor in Celtics series vs. Bulls?
Chris Mannix told Boston Sports Tonight before game 1 that Kelly Olynyk would need to be a factor if the Celtics were to win the series, after game 1 in the books, does Mannix feel the same way?
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Cedric Maxwell: 'Celtics can't play any worse than they did'
Cedric Maxwell is not ready to hit the panic button on the Boston Celtics after their game 1 loss to the Bulls, he doesn't seem game 1 being a sign of the series.
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Is Kelly Olynyk the x-factor in Celtics beating Bulls?
Chris Mannix told Boston Sports Tonight before game 1 that Kelly Olynyk would need to be a factor if the Celtics were to win the series, after game 1 in the books, does Mannix feel the same way?
Does Barkley deserve criticism for comments about Thomas?
Tanguay, Trenni and Felger discuss Charles Barkley's comments about Isaiah Thomas crying before the Game 1.
Maxwell vs. Tanguay: Do Bulls have more talent than Celtics?
Gary Tanguay and Cedric Maxwell argue about who has more talent in the series, and Tanguay is adamant it is the Bulls.
PODCAST: Quick Slants/Celtics Talk crossover with McCourty and Scal
Devin McCourty and Brian Scalabrine bring you our very first crossover podcast between Celtics Talk and Quick Slants.
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Cedric Maxwell: 'Celtics can't play any worse than they did'
Cedric Maxwell is not ready to hit the panic button on the Celtics after their game 1 loss to the Bulls, he doesn't seem game 1 being a sign of the series.
Gary Tanguay: Celtics big men are 'the land of misfit toys'
Gary Tanguay explains why he was not surprised in the Celtics poor game 1, and explains why the Celtics bigs are a big part of the problem.
The Chicago Bulls' Bobby Portis (right) holds off the Boston Celtics' Kelly Olynyk while Rajon Rondo drives to the hoop.
After Portis’ surprise Game 1 performance, who’s the next X-factor in series?
Bobby Portis surprised the Celtics in the Bulls’ Game 1 victory. Here are five candidates to be a Game 2 X-factor.  
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The Chicago Bulls' Bobby Portis (right) holds off the Boston Celtics' Kelly Olynyk while Rajon Rondo drives to the hoop.
Who’s the next X-factor in Celtics-Bulls series?
Bobby Portis surprised the Celtics in the Bulls’ Game 1 victory. Here are five candidates to be a Game 2 X-factor.
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Chicago Bulls' Dwyane Wade misses a dunk ahead of Boston Celtics' Al Horford and Isaiah Thomas in Game 1.
History on Celtics side: Top-seeded Game 1 losers usually win first-round series
Good news for the Celtics: Only three of the 12 top seeds who lost their playoff opener have dropped their first-round series.   
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Stevens: Isaiah to play in Game 2, then travel to be with family
Coach Brad Stevens says Isaiah Thomas will play in Game 2 of the Celtics' series against the Bulls Tuesday, then travel to Tacoma to be with his family after the death of his sister.
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Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas (4) and his teammates leave the court in Game 1 against the Chicago Bulls.
Blakely: On the court, teammates need to step up for Isaiah
An emotional Isaiah Thomas actually outplayed his teammates in the Game 1 loss. One thing is clear: To rebound, they’ll have to rebound. 
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Washburn: Boston Celtics loss to Chicago Bulls was totally predictable
Toucher and Rich recap the Celtics loss to the Bulls with Boston Globe writer, Gary Washburn.
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Washburn: Celtics' loss to Bulls was totally 'predictable'
Toucher and Rich recap the Celtics loss to the Bulls with Boston Globe writer, Gary Washburn.
'If we don't rebound, we don't win.'
The Celtics' season-long rebounding problem was the key factor in their Game 1 loss to the Bulls, and Brad Stevens says improvement on the boards is 'a big deal moving forward'.
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WATCH: TD Garden erupts as Isaiah Thomas knocks down first shot
TD Garden erupts as Isaiah Thomas knocks down his first shot of the night
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What adjustments do Stevens, Celtics have to make for Game 2?
Mike Felger talks with A. Sherrod Blakely and Kyle Draper about how the Boston Celtics can move forward in the playoffs.
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What adjustments will Brad Stevens have to make for Game 2?
Mike Felger talks with A. Sherrod Blakely and Kyle Draper about how the Celtics can move forward in the playoffs.
Maxwell: Celtics did not want the ball more than Bulls
Cedric Maxwell breaks down the Celtics loss to the Bulls.
Stars, studs and duds: Isaiah Thomas' Game 2 status is 'his call'
Although Isaiah Thomas played in Boston’s 106-102 Game 1 loss to Chicago, there’s no guarantee that he’ll suit up in Game 2
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Bradley on Thomas: We need to continue to fight for him
Avery Bradley talks with the media after the Boston Celtics loss to the Bulls about how Isaiah Thomas is like family to him and is a true competitor.
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Amica Game Recap: Celtics fall to Bulls 106-102
Mike Gorman and Tommy Heinsohn break down the Celtics loss to the Bulls during this Amica Game Recap.
Tommy Award: Isaiah Thomas vs Bulls
Isaiah Thomas wins the Tommy Award for playing his heart out a day after losing his younger sister Chyna Thomas.
Bradley on Thomas: We need to continue to fight for him
Avery Bradley talks with the media after the Celtics loss to the Bulls about how Isaiah Thomas is like family to him and is a true competitor.
Mike and Tommy Cam: Celtics drop Game 1 to Bulls
The best reactions and break downs from Mike Gorman and Tommy Heinsohn from Game 1 vs. the Chicago Bulls.
Scalabrine: Bulls won the battle in the trenches
Kyle Draper and Brian Scalabrine break down how the Bulls were able to get the win on the road and what the Celtics weren't able to do in Game 1.
Rondo: Felt like we could come in and win this game
Rajon Rondo talks with Abby Chin on the court after the game about the Bulls coming into the TD Garden and getting the win.
C's lose Game 1 despite gutsy performance from Thomas
Isaiah Thomas delivers an gutsy effort, but he didn’t get enough help, resulting in the Celtics dropping a 106-102 Game 1 loss to the Bulls
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Amica Game Recap: Celtics even up the series vs. Bulls

In this Amica Game Recap, Mike Gorman and Brian Scalabrine break down the Celtics win over the Bulls in Game 4.