• From
    • To


17 results for "celtics"

Page of 1
  1. We Bought a Tank: Looking Back and Looking Forward with the Sixer...

    Chris Ryan

    Something weird happened at the Celtics-Sixers game on Monday night in Philadelphia. I'm not talking about the Sixers winning -- though that has become a rare enough occurrence during the 2013-14 season (some would say intentionally...

    Blog | April 16, 2014
  2. 25-Day NBA Warning: Rondooooooooooooooo!

    Chris Ryan

    Derrick's back, and Russell's gonna be back (eventually), and Kobe will be back as soon as he gets done sacrificing a barrel of kittens to Marduk, the great healer of Babylon. But if I'm being honest, the player I'm most excited to see return to the ...

    Blog | October 04, 2013
  3. Jordan Crawford Has Five On It

    Chris Ryan

    What a gladiator. (h/t to Ben Rohrbach and WEEI's always awesome Green Street blog)...

    Blog | April 30, 2013
  4. NBA Short-Attention-Span Power Rankings: Heat Streak

    Chris Ryan

    A survey of the players and teams making moves in last night's NBA action. 1. LeBron James I know that this one came with all the attendant "Here lies Jason Terry/He did the Jason Terry dance/He wore a headband" kind of memorials. But it was ...

    Blog | March 19, 2013
  5. Rankonia: The Triangle Power Rankings

    Chris Ryan

    1. Hope Solo: God Forgives, Hope Don't The USWNT goalkeeper was warned this week by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency for testing positive for something called Canrenone, which I may or may have not had at Olive Garden last night, incidentally. She was ba...

    Blog | July 11, 2012
  6. NBA Playoffs Playthrough: Celtics-Heat

    Chris Ryan

    By the power vested in me by the poltergeist of Dick Van Dyke, I declare that it's Friday and it's time for another one of Anthony Richardson's CPU vs. CPU NBA Playoffs Playthroughs. This week, Anthony is taking on the contentious Celtics-Heat Easter...

    Blog | June 01, 2012
  7. The Philadelphia 76ers hang tough with the Boston Celtics

    Chris Ryan

    The least talented team in the NBA playoffs is making an unlikely run. But how?

    Story | Conversation | May 21, 2012
  8. NBA Playoffs Playthrough: Celtics vs. Hawks

    Chris Ryan

    Back in February, we wrote about Anthony Richardson, a brave new voice in NBA commentating. Or at least a brave new voice in commentating during computer vs. computer NBA 2K12 games. Well now it's time for you to be brave, because Richardson has trai...

    Blog | April 27, 2012
  9. Statement Game: Sixers-Celtics

    Chris Ryan

    For the remainder of the NBA season, The Triangle will be breaking down the biggest games of the week. On Wednesday night, the Sixers, led by Evan Turner, demolished an exhausted Celtics team 103-71 in a battle for the Atlantic Division lead. What ...

    Blog | March 08, 2012
  10. Trade Machine Says, 'LOL'

    Chris Ryan

    You crazy for this one, Danny! Yeah, it's early March, Danny Ainge is putting on his clown makeup and emotionally tying up the Big 3 (+ 1) in some warehouse and making them choose which one gets to survive. That must mean it's Silly Season, a.k.a. N...

    Blog | March 02, 2012
  11. The Shootaround: NBA News, Notes, and Happy Hour With Kobe Bryant...

    Chris Ryan

    This Bud's for You If you fire up the highlights of Thursday night's Lakers-Celtics overtime clash, you will hear the words, "Mickael Pietrus going to work for the Celtics," over video of the aforementioned Pietrus attempting what would have been a ...

    Blog | February 10, 2012
  12. The Shootaround: NBA News, Notes, and Wall vs. Lin II

    Chris Ryan

    Will Jeremy Hit the Wall? You could say cheering for the Washington Wizards requires a sense of humor this season. If this is true, it means Grantland contributor, semiregular B.S. Report guest, and longtime/long-suffering Wizards fan Joe House is b...

    Blog | February 08, 2012
  13. The Shootaround: NBA News, Notes, and It's a Bar Fight, Craig!

    Chris Ryan

    "Man, I'm All Over the Place Tonight" So first off let's just say fist-bump-explosion-sound-effect to the Boston Celtics, who came back from down 27 Thursday night to beat the Orlando Magic. Love them or hate them, it's more entertaining to have the...

    Blog | January 27, 2012
  14. The Shootaround: NBA News, Notes and The Unbreakable Memphis Griz...

    Chris Ryan

    Living Legends During last season's playoffs, the Memphis Grizzlies were a shocking success story, knocking out the Spurs and taking the Thunder to seven dramatic games before being knocked out. But in some ways seeing the Grizz sitting atop the Sou...

    Blog | January 24, 2012
  15. NBA Trade Deadline Countdown: How Crazy Can Danny Ainge Get in 52...

    Chris Ryan

    Coffee, cigarettes, automobile manufacturing, and NBA trade rumors are what made this nation great. I already had coffee today, I quit smoking a few weeks ago, and I take the subway. So let's just get into the slanderous, scandalous mongering, shall ...

    Blog | January 23, 2012
  16. The Shootaround: NBA News, Notes and A Sort Of Homecoming

    Chris Ryan

    You Can't Go Home AgainObviously Thomas Wolfe, writer of the novel from which our little sub-hed borrows its name, never met Kendrick Perkins or Lamar Odom. This is largely due to the fact that he died in 1938. But let's say he had lived to see Perk ...

    Blog | January 17, 2012