| 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 ...
| Jan 1, 2015
| 1:25 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — Fifteen hours after one of the most disappointing moments of his life, Marcus Thornton was back on a basketball court. This surprised absolutely no one who knows him.
William and Mary's uber-guard didn't allow himself so much as a...
| 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...
| 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 21, 2014
| 2:34 PM
A look at the starting lineups, inactives, referees and a pregame note of note for Sunday's 6 p.m. game between the Heat and Celtics at AmericanAirlines Arena (TV: Sun Sports. Radio: 790-AM, 104.3-FM, 106.3-FM, 710-AM-Spanish), with Wade, Bosh,...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 7:24 PM
Carmelo Anthony returned from a one-game absence to score 22 points as the New York Knicks defeated the Celtics 101-95 Friday night in Boston to snap its 10-game skid.
Amar'e Stoudemire added 20 points and a team-high seven rebounds for the Knicks, who...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 6:58 PM
PHILADELPHIA -- Kelly Olynyk scored a career-high 30 points off the bench as the Boston Celtics blasted the Philadelphia 76ers 105-87 Monday night.
Guard Avery Bradley added 15 points for Boston, which snapped a three-game losing streak with its most...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 9:57 PM
While William and Mary’s Marcus Thornton was wearing out Richmond, the Spiders were wearing down the Tribe, though barely.
Thornton, a 6-foot-4 senior guard, scored 37 points. Richmond survived that and perilous moments in the final seconds to...
| 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...
| 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...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 7:57 PM
PHILADELPHIA -- The Boston Celtics found an antidote for their misery. The Philadelphia 76ers' pain, meanwhile, seems never-ending.
Veteran forward Brandon Bass scored a season-high 23 points off the bench as the Celtics snapped a three-game losing...