Brooklyn Nets guard Shane Larkin (0) tries to strip the ball from Boston Celtics forward Jonas Jerebko (8) during the second quarter of an NBA basketball game Sunday, Nov. 22, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

Nets trim Celts, 111-101

Sunday, November 22, 2015

NEW YORK — Brook Lopez had 23 points and 10 rebounds, Jarrett Jack scored 13 of his 22 points in the fourth quarter and the Brooklyn Nets beat the Boston Celtics 111-101 on Sunday for a split of a home-and-home series. Two nights after the Celtics won by 25 in Boston, the Nets dominated the second quarter that was pivotal … 0

Bradley, Thomas lead Celtics to 120-95 win

Friday, November 20, 2015

BOSTON — Avery Bradley scored 21 points and Isaiah Thomas added 18 points and nine assists to power the Boston Celtics over the Brooklyn Nets 120-95 on Friday night at TD Garden. The Celtics (7-5) shot 62 percent in the first half and ran away with the game in the second quarter when … 0

Thomas, Celt s ground Rockets

Monday, November 16, 2015

HOUSTON — Isaiah Thomas scored 23 points and the Boston Celtics used a 32-point third quarter to pull away and cruise to a 111-95 win over the slumping Houston Rockets on Monday night. It is the third straight win for the Celtics and gives Houston a four-game losing streak for the first time … 0

George’s double-double leads Pacers over Celtics, 102-91

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

BOSTON — Paul George scored 26 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead the Indiana Pacers to 102-91 victory over the Boston Celtics on Wednesday night. C.J. Miles had 17 points and Monta Ellis added 13 for the … 0

Thomas leads Celts over Bucks, 99-83

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

MILWAUKEE — Isaiah Thomas scored 20 points to lead the Boston Celtics to a 99-83 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Tuesday night. David Lee and Evan Turner each added 13 points, and Jared Sullinger finished with 11 … 0

George (26) powers Pacers past Celtics

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

INDIANAPOLIS — Paul George had 26 points and 10 rebounds, Jordan Hill added 16 points and 10 boards, and the Indiana Pacers beat the Boston Celtics 100-98 on Wednesday night. Monta Ellis made two free throws with 13.7 … 0

Aldridge, Spurs hold off Celtics 95-87

Sunday, November 1, 2015

BOSTON — LaMarcus Aldridge is still learning how to play with coach Gregg Popovich’s San Antonio Spurs. Just imagine where he’ll be once he’s comfortable. Aldridge had 24 points and 14 rebounds, Kawhi Leonard added 19 points and … 0

Thomas, Celtics open up on 76ers, 112-95

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

BOSTON — Isaiah Thomas had 27 points and seven assists, and the Boston Celtics beat the Philadelphia 76ers 112-95 on Wednesday night in the season opener for each team. Led by Thomas, Boston’s reserves outscored their counterparts with … 0

Celtics swept as LeBron (27) leads 101-93 win

Sunday, April 26, 2015

BOSTON — LeBron James scored 27 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers overcame a shoulder injury to Kevin Love to complete a first-round sweep of the Boston Celtics with a 101-93 victory Sunday. Love left the court in the first quarter with a dislocated left shoulder, and J.R. Smith … 0

James, Cavs beat Celts, 103-95, for 3-0 lead

Thursday, April 23, 2015

BOSTON — LeBron James scored 31 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers moved one win away from a sweep in their first playoff series in five years with a 103-95 victory over the Boston Celtics on Thursday night. The scrappy Celtics kept it close, just as they did in … 0

LeBron, Cavs hold off Celtics

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

CLEVELAND — LeBron James scored 30 points, Kyrie Irving added 26 and the Cleveland Cavaliers finally shook off Boston in the fourth quarter, beating the Celtics 99-91 on Tuesday night to take a 2-0 lead in their opening-round series. James scored 15 points in the fourth quarter, moved … 0

‘Big 3’ power Cavs past Celts, 113-100

Sunday, April 19, 2015

CLEVELAND — More than hour after his first playoff game with LeBron James and Kevin Love, Kyrie Irving made a statement more profound than anything he did on the floor. “We,” Irving said, “are the Big 3. We have really great players on this team, but we set … 0

Celts close in on postseason, clobber Cavaliers, 117-78

Sunday, April 12, 2015

BOSTON — Celtics coach Brad Stevens didn’t get carried away by Boston’s rout of a Cleveland team that bore little resemblance to the real Cavaliers. LeBron James and J.R. Smith watched from the bench. Kevin Love and Kyrie … 0