One day after a discouraging defeat against the Miami Heat, Isaiah Thomas returned to the practice floor with his teammates for the first time in weeks.
Boston’s offense has remained shorthanded without their top scorer (Thomas) in the fold, but Turner has willingly stepped up to help keep Boston’s playoff hopes afloat
The latest defeat was a particularly painful one for the suddenly-reeling Celtics to swallow.
Boston will be without one of its best weapons against the Pistons.
Celtics guard Marcus Smart was ejected for punching a Spurs player below the belt on Friday night.
Tyler Zeller came to Boston as a no-risk acquisition. To say he’s been a pleasant surprise would be an understatement.
If you polled a group of Celtics fans a couple of months ago, this is likely the last thing way they would have expected for the end of the season.
On Friday night, the 24-year-old posted his fourth double-double of his NBA tenure.
Evan Turner’s big game helped the Celtics beat the Orlando Magic during what was an otherwise sloppy performance.
Last season, the Celtics won just four games against Western Conference opponents. This year, it’s 12 — and counting.