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Rondo Takes Over Late In Game 7 Win

AP | JIMMY GOLEN | Posted 07.26.2012 | Sports

BOSTON (AP) — To Doug Collins, Boston's Big Three is already a memory. "I don't look at them as the Big Three. I look at them as the ...

LIVE: Celtics vs. 76ers In Game 7

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 05.26.2012 | Sports

The Boston Celtics and Philadelphia 76ers square off with a trip to South Florida on the line in a Game 7 on Saturday night in Boston. Unlike the case...

Finding Answers: Iverson Returns To Philly

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 05.24.2012 | Sports

Before the 76ers and Celtics took the floor in Philadelphia for Game 6 of their Eastern Conference semifinal series, Allen Iverson slipped into a home...

76ers Force Game 7

AP | DAN GELSTON | Posted 07.23.2012 | Sports

PHILADELPHIA — Jrue Holiday scored 20 points, and Elton Brand had 13 points and 10 rebounds to lead the tough-and-determined Philadelphia 76ers ...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 07.22.2012 | New York
Len Berman

I know it's still relatively early, but at the quarter pole in Major League baseball the top four payrolls ain't producing a good return on their investment.

76ers Storm Back To Stun Celtics

AP | DAN GELSTON | Posted 05.19.2012 | Sports

PHILADELPHIA -- Andre Iguodala squared up for a 3-pointer from the wing like he had hundreds of times in his career. This shot was different from all...

Celtics Bounce Back With Game 3 Blowout

AP | DAN GELSTON | Posted 07.16.2012 | Sports

PHILADELPHIA — Kevin Garnett yapped his way down the court after big baskets and clearly enjoyed taking it to the 76ers. Rajon Rondo pushed the...

Sixers Steal Game 2

AP | Posted 07.14.2012 | Sports

BOSTON — Evan Turner made the go-ahead layup with 40.4 seconds left and Philadelphia held off Boston the rest of the way with six straight free ...

Rondo, KG Lead Celtics Past Sixers In Game 1

AP | JIMMY GOLEN | Posted 07.12.2012 | Sports

BOSTON — Rajon Rondo has made dozens of last-second dashes to the basket. This time, he went in the opposite direction....

NBA Says Ref Made Mistake In Celtics-Hawks Game

AP | Posted 07.11.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA says a foul against Boston with 3.1 seconds left in Atlanta's season-ending loss on Thursday should have been called sooner,...

Did Hawks Gets Screwed By Refs?

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 05.11.2012 | Sports

Being awarded a free throw at a key moment is no guarantor of success, as Omer Asik of the Chicago Bulls can attest. So can Al Horford. However, Horfo...

KG Leads Celtics Into Next Round

AP | JIMMY GOLEN | Posted 07.10.2012 | Sports

BOSTON — Kevin Garnett had 28 points and 14 rebounds, hitting a jumper to give Boston the lead with 31 seconds left, and the Celtics beat the At...

Hawks Owner Slams Kevin Garnett

Posted 05.10.2012 | Sports

Kevin Garnett has a knack for aggravating his opponents during games. He's loud. He's physical. He talks trash. Shortly after Game 1 of the Celtics-Ha...

Angry Rondo Tells Off Cameraman

Posted 05.09.2012 | Sports

On Tuesday night, Rajon Rondo did what he has done plenty of times when the Celtics dig themselves into a hole: will his team back into the game. The ...

Hawks Stay Alive With Thrilling Win

AP | PAUL NEWBERRY | Posted 07.08.2012 | Sports

ATLANTA — Al Horford scored 19 points in his first start since January, and the Atlanta Hawks held on for an 87-86 victory over the Boston Celti...

The (Near) Perfect NBA Playoff Game

Terry Lyons | Posted 07.07.2012 | Sports
Terry Lyons

It was once said that officiating is the only profession in the world where the ultimate compliment is silence. That is certainly true. Only the funeral directors, morticians and undertakers could relate.

WATCH: Charles Barkley To Mitt: 'You're Going Down, Bro'

Posted 05.11.2012 | Politics

Former basketball star Charles Barkley weighed in on the presidential race during an NBA broadcast on Sunday night, saying that Democrats would "beat"...

Pierce Gets Hot As Celtics Push Hawks To Brink

AP | JIMMY GOLEN | Posted 07.06.2012 | Sports

BOSTON — By the time Avery Bradley, who is recovering from a dislocated shoulder, sank a free throw to give the Boston Celtics a 37-point lead e...

Rondo's Triple-Double Leads Celtics Past Hawks

AP | AP Sports Writer | Posted 05.05.2012 | Sports

BOSTON -- Celtics coach Doc Rivers looked at his aging team at the end of regulation, and he wasn't encouraged by what he saw. "They didn't look fres...

Bobby V: Managing by Mind Games

Terry Lyons | Posted 07.02.2012 | Sports
Terry Lyons

Is it possible that Bobby Valentine's intuition as a manager called for him to speak his peace against Kevin Youkilis to see if he could light the fire of camaraderie under the fannies of "Youk's" teammates?

WATCH: Paul Pierce Goes 'Tebowing' In Celtics' Win

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 05.02.2012 | Sports

Paul Pierce was the highest power in high tops at Philips Arena during the Boston Celtics' 87-80 win over the Atlanta Hawks in Game 2 of their Eastern...

No Rondo? No Problem

AP | PAUL NEWBERRY | Posted 07.01.2012 | Sports

ATLANTA — Paul Pierce battled through another tough shooting night to score 36 points and the Boston Celtics wiped out Atlanta's 11-point lead i...

Rondon Suspended For Bumping Ref

AP | Posted 04.30.2012 | Sports

ATLANTA (AP) — Boston Celtics guard Rajon Rondo has been suspended for Game 2 of the opening-round playoff series against the Atlanta Hawks. ...

Rondo Tirade Could Mean Double-Loss For Celtics

AP | PAUL NEWBERRY | Posted 06.30.2012 | Sports

ATLANTA -- Talk about a tough playoff opener for the Boston Celtics. One game, possibly two big losses. There was the score, of course, which we...

Best Comebacks In NBA Playoffs History

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 06.30.2012 | Sports

With the 2012 NBA Playoffs just barely out of the gate for Round 1, the postseason already seems to be shaping up to be chock-full of bedlam and comeb...