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  1. W2W4: C's vs. Lakers (Game 17 of 82)

    Chris Forsberg

    The Boston Celtics (5-11, 3-7 home) host the Los Angeles Lakers (5-14, 3-6 away) on Friday night at TD Garden (7:30 p.m., CSN). Here's what to watch for: • Rivalry renewed? Celtics rookie Marcus Smart's eyes shot wide when a reporter mentio...

    Blog | December 05, 2014
  2. Pressey family on opposite sides of rivalry

    Chris Forsberg

    New Los Angeles Lakers coach Byron Scott formally filled out his staff on Tuesday, bringing former Boston Celtics assistant Paul Pressey on board as an assistant. Pressey, who served on Doc Rivers' staff in Boston, has worked with Scott during his...

    Blog | September 17, 2014
  3. Rondo turns it up to beat the Heat

    Chris Forsberg

    BOSTON -- Nearly all the signs on Wednesday night suggested that the Boston Celtics-Miami Heat rivalry was dead. Start with a midweek, non-national-TV billing, sprinkle in Boston's overhauled roster and a loss-filled season. Heck, even LeBron Jame...

    Blog | March 20, 2014
  4. Rajon Rondo turns it up to spark Boston Celtics over Miami Heat

    Chris Forsberg

    Rajon Rondo missed a triple-double but did more than enough to beat the Heat.

    Story | Conversation | March 19, 2014
  5. Pregame: Different look to rivalry

    Chris Forsberg

    LOS ANGELES -- With the Boston Celtics and Los Angeles Lakers entering Friday's game with the worst combined winning percentage in matchup history, Celtics first-year head coach Brad Stevens was asked if the two teams' struggles -- along with all the...

    Blog | February 21, 2014
  6. W2W4: C's vs. Lakers (Game 56 of 82)

    Chris Forsberg

    The Boston Celtics (19-36, 8-19 away) visit the Los Angeles Lakers (18-36, 8-17 home) on Friday night at the Staples Center (7:30 p.m., ESPN). Here's what to watch for: DIFFERENT FEEL TO RIVALRY: The Celtics and Lakers -- their combined 33 word ...

    Blog | February 21, 2014
  7. W2W4: Celtics vs. Heat (Game 43 of 82)

    Chris Forsberg

    The Boston Celtics (14-28, 5-16 away) visit the Miami Heat (29-12, 16-3 home) on Tuesday night at AmericanAirlines Arena (CSN, NBATV, 7:30 p.m.). Here's what to watch for: NO LOVE LOST: Even Rajon Rondo admits that Celtics-Heat isn't a rivalry a...

    Blog | January 21, 2014
  8. W2W4: C's vs. Knicks (Game 22 of 82)

    Chris Forsberg

    The Boston Celtics (9-12, 4-7 away) visit New York Knicks (5-13, 2-7 home) on Sunday afternoon at Madison Square Garden (noon, CSN). Here's what to watch for: RIVALRY RENEWED: Disregard the records, particularly New York's early struggles. The ...

    Blog | December 08, 2013
  9. W2W4: C's vs. Heat (Game 7 of 82)

    Chris Forsberg

    The Boston Celtics (2-4, 1-3 away) visit the Miami Heat (4-2, 3-0 home) at AmericanAirlines Arena on Saturday (7:30 p.m., CSN). Here's what to watch for: RIVALRY REINTERPRETED: Well, this feels different. Every visit to Miami used to be a big de...

    Blog | November 09, 2013
  10. Green gets fan to trash Heat gear

    Chris Forsberg

    Oh sure, it might be a transition year (though don't tell that to Boston's returning veterans), but Jeff Green found a way to keep the Celtics-Heat rivalry flickering. From Wicked Local Beverly: For Beverly resident Nathan Barry, it was an offer he ...

    Blog | September 26, 2013
  11. Pregame: Rivalry, cupcakes, snowstorms

    Chris Forsberg

    BOSTON -- Don't tell Boston Celtics coach Doc Rivers that Thursday's game against the rival Los Angeles Lakers has lost any of its luster because of the two teams' struggles over the first half of the season. "They still wear that same color. And ...

    Blog | February 07, 2013
  12. Boston Celtics, Miami Heat don't play again for almost three mont...

    Chris Forsberg

    The Celtics don't play the Heat for three months, but the rivalry won't cool off.

    Story | Conversation | November 01, 2012
  13. Video: Bird, Magic take in Broadway debut

    Chris Forsberg

    How do Magic Johnson and Larry Bird feel about the Broadway play based on their rivalry and friendship? "We're kinda like, OK, this is going to be great. But we're also scared to death," said Johnson at the play's opening in New York on Wednesday ...

    Blog | April 12, 2012
  14. Who's faster? Rondo or Bradley

    Chris Forsberg

    Jennifer Pottheiser/NBAE/GettyIs Avery Bradley the fastest player on the C's? KG thinks so.BOSTON -- Kevin Garnett might have unintentionally ignited a little backcourt rivalry between two of Boston's speediest guards. After second-year guard Aver...

    Blog | March 26, 2012
  15. 2-on-2: Celtics vs. Lakers (Game 40 of 66)

    Chris Forsberg

    Andrew D. Bernstein/Getty ImagesPierce vs. World Peace: One of Sunday's more intriguing matchups as Celtics meet Lakers.LOS ANGELES -- The Boston Celtics (21-18, 5-10 away) kick off a season-long eight-game road trip with a rivalry matchup on Sunday ...

    Blog | March 10, 2012
  16. 3-on-3: Celtics vs. Lakers (Game 25 of 66)

    Chris Forsberg

    AP Photo/Charles KrupaIt's Celtics vs. Lakers for the first time during the 2011-12 season.Basketball's finest rivalry takes center stage when the Los Angeles Lakers (14-11, 3-9 away) visit the Boston Celtics (14-10, 10-6 home) on Thursday night at T...

    Blog | February 09, 2012