Josh Smith


BOSTON – The NBA playoffs have a way of bringing out the best in some players. This comes in handy when those players are just a few months from becoming free agents.


BOSTON — There have been plenty of lows for the Boston Celtics this season, but few compare to their last match-up against the Atlanta Hawks.


ATLANTA (AP) Greivis Vasquez had his first career triple-double and Eric Gordon scored 27 points, leading New Orleans to a 111-100 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Friday night and a rare winnin


BOSTON -- Rajon Rondo has considered himself one of the league's best point guards for years.


From Comcast SportsNetCHICAGO (AP) -- Tom Thibodeau sent a strong wake-up message to his team at a heated shootaround Monday morning.