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  1. Raising their mental game?

    Chris Forsberg

    WALTHAM, Mass. -- A day after the Boston Celtics overcame a 17-point deficit to defeat the Brooklyn Nets in a preseason game, Jared Sullinger offered an eyebrow-raising reaction to the rally. "Last year, this team would have laid down and given up...

    Blog | October 21, 2014
  2. Grantland: C's 24th in League Pass rankings

    Chris Forsberg

    Grantland.com ranked all 30 NBA teams based on watchability on NBA's League Pass and the Boston Celtics checked in at 24th overall. The back-and-forth between Bill Simmons and Zach Lowe: Simmons: Our most shocking League Pass Rankings moment other t...

    Blog | October 21, 2014
  3. Young ready to make up ground

    Chris Forsberg

    WALTHAM, Mass. -- Boston Celtics rookie James Young participated in his first full-contact practice in more than two weeks Tuesday and is expected to play in Wednesday's exhibition finale against the Brooklyn Nets. Young strained his left hamstrin...

    Blog | October 21, 2014
  4. Celts begin trimming roster

    Chris Forsberg

    WALTHAM, Mass. -- The practice floor was a little less crowded for the Boston Celtics on Tuesday. The team has started the process of trimming its roster, informing Erik Murphy and camp invites Tim Frazier, Rodney McGruder and Christian Watford th...

    Blog | October 21, 2014
  5. Notebook: Young eyes Wednesday return

    Chris Forsberg

    WALTHAM, Mass. -- Boston Celtics rookie James Young emerged from a pre-practice strength session Monday to find some teammates had already launched into shooting drills. "They started without me?" Young cracked. Welcome to the life of a rookie. Yo...

    Blog | October 20, 2014
  6. Rajon Rondo not ruling out opener

    Chris Forsberg

    WALTHAM, Mass. -- Boston Celtics coach Brad Stevens said there's a possibility that Rajon Rondo could be ready for game action on opening night later this month, but the point guard cautioned against setting a firm timeline while he recovers from a f...

    Blog | October 20, 2014
  7. Boston Celtics coach Brad Stevens says point guard Rajon Rondo co...

    Chris Forsberg

    Celtics coach Brad Stevens says Rajon Rondo could be cleared for contact this week and be ready to start the season.

    Story | Conversation | October 20, 2014
  8. Gamebook: All about that Bass

    Chris Forsberg

    Brandon Bass has carved out a nine-year NBA career in large part because of a reliable mid-range jumper. But the league has discovered a great value in moving players such as Bass back a couple of feet to beyond the 3-point arc, so he has been encour...

    Blog | October 19, 2014
  9. Watching the clock: The 44-minute game

    Chris Forsberg

    The Boston Celtics and Brooklyn Nets played an experimental 44-minute preseason game on Sunday that featured 11-minute quarters and fewer mandatory timeouts. Aided by a breezy 19-minute first quarter, the game -- a 95-90 triumph by Boston -- finished...

    Blog | October 19, 2014
  10. Rapid Reaction: Celtics 95, Nets 90

    Chris Forsberg

    The biggest knock on Boston Celtics rookie Marcus Smart during the exhibition season is that he has struggled shooting the ball, particularly beyond the 3-point arc. While coach Brad Stevens acknowledged a need for greater offensive consistency from ...

    Blog | October 19, 2014
  11. W2W4: C's vs. Nets (Preseason Game 7)

    Chris Forsberg

    The Boston Celtics visit the Brooklyn Nets in exhibition play on Sunday afternoon at the Barclays Center (3 p.m., CSN). Here's what to watch for: • 44-minute game: The Celtics and Nets are playing an experimental 44-minute game with 11-minu...

    Blog | October 19, 2014
  12. Bradley: Maine man on a mission

    Chris Forsberg

    Paul Pierce started laughing the moment Avery Bradley walked into the locker room. The Boston Celtics were in Charlotte in February 2011, and Bradley had just been recalled from the NBA Development League for emergency depth. The rookie's hair had gr...

    Blog | October 18, 2014
  13. Boston Celtics guard Avery Bradley's rise began with the D-League...

    Chris Forsberg

    Avery Bradley says a D-League stint in Maine launched his NBA success.

    Story | Conversation | October 18, 2014
  14. Roster reset: Countdown to regular season

    Chris Forsberg

    The Boston Celtics made a minor move Friday by shipping Joel Anthony to Detroit in exchange for Will Bynum. The move saves Boston about $900,000 as it begins to tinker with its roster in preparation for cutting down to 15 players for the start of the...

    Blog | October 17, 2014
  15. Source: C's trade Anthony to Pistons

    Chris Forsberg

    The Boston Celtics are working to finalize a trade that will send center Joel Anthony to the Detroit Pistons for Will Bynum, according to a league source. The Celtics appear to be making the move with roster flexibility in mind. The Celtics have ...

    Blog | October 17, 2014
  16. Boston Celtics in talks with Detroit Pistons on trade to improve ...

    Chris Forsberg

    The Boston Celtics traded center Joel Anthony to the Detroit Pistons for guard Will Bynum on Friday.

    Story | Conversation | October 17, 2014