| 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 17, 2014
| 7:44 PM
Celtics 109, Magic 92: Rajon Rondo recorded 13 points, 15 assists and seven rebounds as Boston pulled away from visiting Orlando in the second half.
Brandon Bass contributed 18 points off the bench while Jared Sullinger and Jeff Green each added 16 as...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 7:45 PM
BOSTON -- The Boston Celtics said goodbye to their captain and then said hello to their third straight win on Friday night.
With Rajon Rondo in Dallas courtesy of a trade that brought the Celtics three players and two draft picks, his former team...
| Dec 21, 2014
| 10:55 AM
When/Where: 6 p.m., AmericanAirlines Arena.
Tickets: Available at HEAT.com or 1-800-4NBA-TIX.
TV: Sun Sports. Radio: 790-AM, 104.3-FM, 106.5-FM, 710-AM (Spanish).
Scouting report: This is the third game on a seven-game homestand that has opened 0-...
| Dec 27, 2014
| 6:28 PM
WASHINGTON -- Forward Kris Humphries scored 18 points, forward Paul Pierce had 17 points in 18 minutes against his former team and the Washington Wizards demolished the Boston Celtics 101-88 on Saturday night.
No nail-biting this time against the Celtics...
| Jan 3, 2015
| 9:23 PM
Derrick Rose did say he was going to keep shooting. So despite his slump extending to a fourth straight game, his driving layup with 24.4 seconds left in overtime helped seal the Bulls' 109-104 victory over the Celtics. Rose, who then iced...
| Jan 3, 2015
| 9:10 PM
Mike Dunleavy's jammed right ankle is in a walking boot and, in the veteran forward's words, he "could be out a little bit of time." Jimmy Butler is on bereavement leave, expected to return for Monday's game.
But as long as the Bulls have Pau Gasol,...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 5:12 PM
Karl Hess, the longtime college basketball official, apparently has a history of ticking off the ACC, which terminated his contract five days after the final straw. Working the Georgia Tech-Louisville game, this is what Hess apparently said to former...
| 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...