Celtics draft pick James Young says he suffered a concussion in a car accident prior to the NBA draft, forcing him to miss all of the Orlando Summer League.
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.
1yThe Celtics battle from start to finish, but in the end Sunday's triple-OT win is too much to overcome tonight in Charlotte. The C's fall, 94-91.
1yCeltics guard Leandro Barbosa crumpled to the ground after it appears his left knee buckled underneath him on a drive to the hoop. He was helped off the court.
1yPaul Pierce and Kevin Garnett are a go tonight against the Bobcats, but don't expect Doc Rivers to play them 40-plus minutes again. Other guys must step up.
1yCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Byron Mullens had 25 points and 18 rebounds, and the Charlotte Bobcats defeated Boston 94-91 Monday night to snap the Celtics' seven-game winning streak. Kevin Garnett had 16 points and 13 rebounds for the Celtics, but missed a key 18-footer that...
1yIt was a long, long night for both the Boston Celtics and the media that covers them on Sunday. So it's understandable if a question or two got lost in the translation following Boston's 118-114 triple overtime thriller.
1yPrior to Sunday's game between Boston and Denver, Nuggets coach George Karl referred to Boston's Jeff Green as a "wild card" player who could, "have a good enough game to beat you."
1yCan the Celtics keep their streak alive tonight against the Charlotte Bobcats?