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Celtics win opener

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

BOSTON — Rajon Rondo returned from a broken hand and had 13 points, 12 assists and seven rebounds in the season opener Wednesday night to help the Boston Celtics beat the Brooklyn Nets 121-105. Kelly Olynyk had 19 points and Jeff Green added 17 for Boston, which opened a 29-point lead at the end of the third quarter and coasted to the win. Mirza Teletovic had 20 points and six … 0

Rondo can’t commit to opening-night return

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

WALTHAM — If Rajon Rondo knows whether he will play in the Boston Celtics opener tonight, he isn’t saying. The star point guard, who has missed most of training camp with a broken bone in his hand, told reporters that he will make up his mind after he awakens from his usual pregame nap this afternoon. “I’ll make the call at the end … 0

Passion, skill fuel C’ s draftees

Monday, June 30, 2014

WALTHAM — Marcus Smart wasn’t born when his half brother played in a Texas high school basketball game despite having cancer. Yet Todd Westbrook’s perseverance through his recurring bouts with the disease is an inspiration to the Boston Celtics new guard. Like the time Westbrook surprised his coach by leaving the hospital where … 0

Green’s 31 powers Celtics over Cavs

Friday, November 29, 2013

BOSTON — Jeff Green scored 31 points, the most by Boston player this season, and the Celtics beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 103-86 on Friday night for their third victory in four games. Jordan Crawford had 11 points, 11 … 0

Bayless leads Griz over Celts, 100-93

Wednesday, November 27, 2013

BOSTON — Jerryd Bayless scored 22 points and Mike Conley had 14 with nine assists to propel the Memphis Grizzlies to a 100-93 win over the Boston Celtics on Wednesday night. Zach Randolph scored 13 points, Tony Allen … 0

Crawford, Wallace lift Celts over Bobcats 96-86

Monday, November 25, 2013

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Jordan Crawford had 21 points, reserve Gerald Wallace added a season-high 17 points and the Boston Celtics beat the Charlotte Bobcats 96-86 Monday night for their second straight victory. Crawford was 5 of 11 from … 0

Pacers drop Celtics

Friday, November 22, 2013

BOSTON — Paul George scored 27 points and led a comeback from an eight-point halftime deficit to help the Indiana Pacers improve on the best record in the Eastern Conference with a 97-82 win over the Boston Celtics … 0

Celtics no match for Rockets

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

HOUSTON — Terrence Jones scored a career-high 24 points and grabbed nine rebounds to lead the Houston Rockets to their third straight victory, 109-85 over the Boston Celtics on Tuesday night. Jones was 10 of 12 from the … 0

Jefferson lifts ’Cats past Celtics, 89-83

Thursday, November 14, 2013

BOSTON — Al Jefferson had 22 points and 11 rebounds to lead the Charlotte Bobcats to an 89-83 victory over Boston on Wednesday night that snapped the Celtics’ four-game winning streak. Gerald Henderson had 13 points, Jeff Taylor … 0