Courtney Lee

The Celtics line up during the National Anthem prior to a preseason game against the Philadelphia 76ers at the TD Garden. (Photo by Brian Babineau/NBAE via Getty Images)

Not Favored, But Plenty Of Bright Spots For Celtics

The Boston Celtics are just seven short days away from kicking off the NBA season against the Miami Heat. For the Celtics and their fans, the week-long wait can’t end soon enough.


Celtics Paul Pierce throws down a dunk against EA7 Emporio Armani Milano on October 7, 2012 at Mediolanum Forum in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Brian Babineau/NBAE via Getty Images)

Celtics Roll Past Armani Milano 105-75

The Boston Celtics split their two European preseason games after beating EA7 Emporio Armani Milano 105-75 on Sunday.


Darko Milicic and Kevin Garnett have some fun as the Celtics hit the practice floor at the BJK Besiktas Sports Complex in Istanbul, Turkey. (Photo by Brian Babineau/NBAE via Getty Images)

Celtics Preseason Kicks Off In Turkey

A few things to watch for as the Celtics kick off their preseason schedule.


Boston Celtics Kevin Garnett and Ray Allen. (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Garnett: ‘I Don’t Have Ray’s Number Anymore’

While Ray Allen’s former Celtics’ brethren wish him well now that he is in Miami, that doesn’t necessarily mean they have told him that.


Celtics guards Ray Allen and Rajon Rondo.  (Photo by David Dow/NBAE via Getty Images)

Rivers On Allen’s Departure: ‘Not Right To Put It All On Rondo’

While the Celtics would have loved to have Ray Allen retire wearing green, head coach Doc Rivers said the time was right for both sides to move on after a tumultuous end to the 2011-12 NBA season.


Guard Courtney Lee. (Photo by Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Report: Lee Gets 4-Year, $21.5 Million Deal With Celtics

While the trade itself is not yet official, Courtney Lee will eventually be signing a four-year, $21.5 million deal with the Boston Celtics, according to reports.


Hardy hangs out with Adam Kaufman to answer "5 Questions." (Photo by Justin Opiechowski)

‘5 Questions’ With Hardy

Joining Adam Kaufman for this week’s edition of “5 Questions” is 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Hardy, tackling all sorts of questions from Gronk’s offseason, the Celtics new roster and, of course, the British Open.


Free agent guard Courtney Lee. (Photo by Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Gresh & Zo: A+ Work By Danny Ainge

With the Celtics about to land guard Courtney Lee, Gresh and Zo say Danny Ainge has done a great job retooling the Celtics this offseason.


Guard Courtney Lee. (Photo by Glenn James/NBAE via Getty Images)

SI’s Chris Mannix On The DA Show: Courtney Lee ‘A Win For Celtics’

With the Celtics close to acquiring shooting guard Courtney Lee from the Houston Rockets in a sign-and-trade deal, SI’s Chris Mannix joined 98.5 The Sports Hub’s The D.A. Show to break it all down.


Courtney Lee. (Photo by Bill Baptist/NBAE via Getty Images)

Report: Celtics Swing Sign-And-Trade For Courtney Lee

Just when it looked as though there was no way the Boston Celtics would land guard Courtney Lee, Danny Ainge has gone and worked his magic.