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  1. 7th wonder: Wallace embraces reserve role

    Chris Forsberg

    BOSTON -- The Boston Celtics were celebrating their first win of the 2013-14 season when Brandon Bass playfully chastised Gerald Wallace for nearly injuring him while motoring through a screen. Bass asked if Wallace had a nickname. David Butler I...

    Blog | November 07, 2013
  2. Faverani's game translating to NBA

    Chris Forsberg

    WALTHAM, Mass. -- Vitor Faverani is a mountain of a man and the only thing snazzier than his fauxhawk is his nickname, El Hombre Indestructible. Watch the rookie big man in action for the Boston Celtics: He's often the loudest voice on the floor, bar...

    Blog | October 10, 2013
  3. Change in scenery aids Celtics

    Chris Forsberg

    Jim Rogash/Getty ImagesCeltics center Kevin Garnett heaped some bleepin' praise on the Garden faithful.BOSTON -- Celtics center Kevin Garnett has often expressed his affinity for playing in "The Jungle," his nickname for a raucous TD Garden. On the h...

    Blog | June 02, 2012
  4. 'Steamer' makes a case to stay

    Chris Forsberg

    Brian Babineau/NBAE/Getty ImagesCeltics center Greg Stiemsma at work versus the Raptors.BOSTON -- In case you're wondering -- and we know you are -- the nickname is "Steamer." At least that's what they called Greg Stiemsma during his time with the NB...

    Blog | December 21, 2011
  5. Time to get ill

    Chris Forsberg

    BOSTON -- Maybe it shouldn't have been a surprise to find Pedialyte in the locker of a guy who goes by the nickname "Big Baby." Regardless, Glen Davis had been chugging the stuff for two days hoping to get on the court Wednesday when his Celtics h...

    Blog | December 09, 2010
  6. Chris Forsberg: Glen Davis eager to step in for Kevin Garnett aga...

    Chris Forsberg

    The Celtics' Glen Davis is ready to fill in for suspended Kevin Garnett.

    Story | Conversation | April 18, 2010
  7. Davis: Just call me Glen

    Chris Forsberg

    Boston Celtics forward Glen "Big Baby" Davis had some fun with reporters before a game earlier this week, saying that he was searching for a new nickname in the wake of an outburst in Detroit that cost him $25,000. When one reporter suggested "Uno Un...

    Blog | January 28, 2010
  8. Baby names

    Chris Forsberg

    WALTHAM, Mass. -- The day after Glen Davis adopted the reporter-suggested "Uno Uno" nickname, while retiring "Big Baby," his monikers were still a hot topic of conversation as the Celtics practiced at the Sports Authority Training Center at HealthPoi...

    Blog | January 26, 2010
  9. Boston Celtics' Glen Davis wants to drop 'Big Baby' nickname

    Chris Forsberg

    Celtics forward Glen Davis is looking to erase his troubled past this season and hopes to start by first dropping his nickname.

    Story | Conversation | January 25, 2010