Celtics captain Paul Pierce has an MCL sprain in his knee, but will play for Boston Thursday night when they host the Atlanta Hawks in Game 6 of their first-round playoff series.
The Boston Globe’s Gary Washburn joined 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Toucher and Rich Thursday morning to preview the Celtics-Hawks Game 6 matchup at the Garden.
Atlanta Hawks co-owner Michael Gearon Jr. believes his team is trailing 3-2 in their series with the Celtics because they’re not getting any calls from the officials.
The Celtics are looking to put Tuesday night’s loss in the past, and finish off the Atlanta Hawks on their home court.
Felger and Gasper were joined by Gary Tanguay of Comcast SportsNet to talk some Boston Celtics playoffs and the recent report of Josh Beckett golfing on his off day after being scratched from a start.
Following a tough Game 5 loss in Atlanta the guys led off today’s show discussing Rajon Rondo’s inconsistent play.
SI’s Chris Mannix joined Toucher & Rich Wednesday morning to talk about a lost opportunity by the Celtics in Game 5, and what it will take in Game 6 to close out the Atlanta Hawks.
The Celtics failed to close out their first round series against the Hawks on Tuesday night in Atlanta. Comcast SportsNet’s Gary Tanguay joined 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Toucher & Rich to discuss how banged up this Celtics team really is, Al Horford and Rajon Rondo.
The Celtics couldn’t shake the pesky Hawks in Tuesday night’s 87-86 Game 5 loss in Atlanta, with some poor execution doing them in at the end.
Al Horford scored 19 points in his first start since January, and the Atlanta Hawks held on for an 87-86 victory over the Boston Celtics in a thrilling Game 5 of the Eastern Conference playoffs Tuesday night.