James Harden


BOSTON - The Celtics have been playing for weeks with at least one key player missing.

Well, the Celtics will be more short-handed Sunday when they face the Detroit Pistons.


BOSTON ­– There are half a dozen games left on the Boston Celtics docket before players can venture off to warm, tropical parts unknown for what will be an extended all-star break.


HOUSTON — James Harden has proven time and time again that he can score with the best of them in the NBA.


HOUSTON — The Boston Celtics were overwhelmed and outplayed in every way imaginable by the Houston Rockets who had no problem in beating the Celtics 104-90 on Saturday


HOUSTON — Last season, the Boston Celtics didn't have much luck - OK, they had no luck - as they went winless on the road against Western Conference teams.