| Dec 16, 2014
| 4:45 PM
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Elfrid Payton has visited this state just once before.
But that visit helped shape his NBA career.
On June 13, he participated in a pre-draft workout at the Boston Celtics' training facility in Waltham, Mass. He was matched...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 8:18 PM
BOSTON -- Jared Sullinger caught fire at the right time on Wednesday night.
The forward, who had four points in regulation, scored 10 in overtime as his Boston Celtics ended a pair of their own losing streaks and handed the Detroit Pistons their 10th...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 7:13 PM
BOSTON -- The Boston Celtics rolled to their second straight victory over a long-time but fallen rival on Friday night.
After beating the Detroit Pistons in overtime on Wednesday night, the Celtics led almost throughout and disposed of Kobe Bryant and...
| Dec 7, 2014
| 3:54 PM
BOSTON -- The Boston Celtics are still blowing leads at a rather alarming rate.
The difference now is that they are actually starting to hang on and win.
"We're growing. It shows that we're growing," Boston guard Rajon Rondo said after his team blew all...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 7:43 PM
WASHINGTON -- Guard John Wall scored 26 points, including 10 in a row in the second overtime, as the Washington Wizards blew a 23-point lead in regulation before rallying in both extra sessions for a wild 133-132 victory over the Boston Celtics on...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 7:03 PM
Hornets 96, Celtics 87: Al Jefferson scored 23 points and matched a season high with 14 rebounds as Charlotte surged past visiting Boston.
Kemba Walker added 18 points and seven assists for the Hornets, who have won back-to-back games following a 10-game...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 8:21 PM
DALLAS -- Dirk Nowitzki and Chandler Parsons had the Dallas Mavericks on the way to a blowout before another poor third quarter got in the way.
Despite the surge by the Boston Celtics after halftime, the Mavericks held on for a 118-113 victory Monday...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 7:34 PM
Jared Sullinger scored 11 of his 17 points in the final 10 1/2 minutes and Jeff Green hit two crucial free throws as the Cletics snapped a three-game losing streak with a 101-98 victory over the Indiana Pacers on Friday night in Boston.
Green had 15...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 8:27 PM
Saturday night's marquee backcourt matchup featuring the Bulls' Derrick Rose and the Celtics' Rajon Rondo at the packed United Center was postponed because of medical concerns.
Somehow, the game went on — the fourth in five nights for the Bulls....
| Nov 12, 2014
| 8:02 PM
Anthony Morrow scored 19 of his 28 points in the fourth quarter to lead the Oklahoma City Thunder to a 109-94 win over the Boston Celtics on Wednesday.
Reggie Jackson deposited 20 of his 28 points after halftime, a night after setting a career high of...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 9:33 PM
BOSTON -- LeBron James spent time after Friday's shootaround downplaying his career dominance of the Boston Celtics.
Then he went out on Friday night and killed Boston yet again.
James, who came in averaging 30.1 points per game against Boston, his...