| Mar 21, 2015
| 6:35 PM
LOS ANGELES The NBA doled out punishment to two players Saturday, suspending Boston Celtics rookie guard Marcus Smart and fining Dallas Mavericks forward Amar'e Stoudemire for separate incidents.
Both penalties were announced by NBA president of...
| Mar 21, 2015
| 3:58 PM
The Princeton women's basketball team remained unbeaten, opening the NCAA Tournament with an 80-70 win over Green Bay Saturday in College Park, Md. The No. 9 seed Tigers may be shaping up as America's Team in this tournament, so why not have America's...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 8:41 PM
BOSTON — Celtics coach Brad Stevens might soon be hearing some locker-room chatter about his team's playoff push with the way it's been playing.
Tyler Zeller scored a career-high 26 points, Avery Bradley had 20 and the Celtics won their season-...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 7:46 PM
BOSTON (AP) — Marcus Smart converted a go-ahead, three-point play with 52 seconds left, Avery Bradley added a clutch jumper with eight seconds remaining and the Boston Celtics ended a five-game losing streak against the Memphis Grizzlies with a 95-...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 8:05 PM
BOSTON The Charlotte Hornets committed 16 turnovers, blowing a 16-point lead and falling to the Boston Celtics 106-98 Friday at the TD Garden.
The Hornets (23-33) got 31 points from Mo Williams while the Celtics (23-33) got 28 off the bench from Isaiah...
| Feb 22, 2015
| 9:40 PM
The Lakers ended their seven-game losing streak with an emotional, overtime victory over the rival Boston Celtics.
Despite blowing a nine-point lead with a minute and a half left in the fourth quarter, the Lakers pulled away in the extra session on a...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 8:56 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — The Boston Celtics changed their starters — and their start.
"We came with energy right out of the gate," guard Marcus Smart said. "That's what we've been lacking."
Avery Bradley scored 26 points, Jared Sullinger added 22...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 3:37 PM
LOS ANGELES — Blake Griffin scored 22 points, DeAndre Jordan had 19 points and 12 rebounds, and the Los Angeles Clippers held off the Boston Celtics 102-93 Monday after losing most of a 23-point lead.
J.J. Redick and reserve Jamal Crawford added...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 7:12 PM
Jared Sullinger had 27 points and 10 rebounds, Marcus Smart made a key three-pointer in the closing minute, and the Celtics beat the New Orleans Pelicans 108-100 on Monday night in Boston.
Jae Crowder scored 22 points, Marcus Thornton had 13 and ...
| 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...
| Dec 31, 2014
| 4:53 PM
BOSTON -- If Wednesday's 106-82 blowout of the Sacramento Kings wasn't the Boston Celtics' most complete game of the season, it had to be close.
"That was the best game physically we've played, I thought, as a team," Celtics coach Brad Stevens said after...