The Ups and Downs of the Celtics first victory of the season over the Detroit Pistons.
Paul Pierce returned and Jermaine O’Neal scored 19 points as he and the Boston Celtics ended a dismal start to their season with a 96-85 win in their home opener over the Detroit Pistons on Friday night.
The Celtics will be trying to avoid their worst start in 42 years Friday night in their home opener against the Detroit Pistons in a matchup of winless teams.
Celtics forward Paul Pierce will be a game-time decision Friday night as he tried to return from a heel injury.
The Pistons will offer their head coaching position to Celtics Assistant Lawrence Frank, according to an AP source.
The Boston Celtics got a rare, brief and encouraging glimpse of Shaquille O’Neal before he limped off to the locker room Sunday night.
Rajon Rondo, Paul Pierce and Ray Allen will accompany Kevin Garnett to the NBA All-Star Game in Los Angeles.
Gary Washburn talked with Toucher & Rich about the Boston Celtics and the return of Kendrick Perkins.
Paul Pierce scored 22 points, and Ray Allen hit a jumper with 25 seconds left to give the Boston Celtics their first lead of the second half and help them beat the Detroit Pistons 86-82 on Wednesday night.
Kevin Garnett left in the first quarter with a leg injury, and the Boston Celtics looked ragged without him in a 104-92 loss to the Detroit Pistons on Wednesday night.