Golden State Warriors
Paul Pierce had 26 points, Jeff Green scored 14 of his 18 in the second half and the Boston Celtics overcame foul trouble and some erratic free throw shooting in a 94-86 victory over the Golden State Warriors on Friday night.
Celtics guard Avery Bradley will have his hands full with Golden State’s Stephen Curry on Friday night, but his teammates and head coach are confident they can slow down the explosive Warrior.
Celtics play-by-play man Mike Gorman joined Toucher & Rich on Thursday to talk about the final month and a half of the NBA season, and who the Celtics would like to meet in the first round of the playoffs.
The Celtics (14-15) have lost six of eight to fall below .500 for the first time in almost two months following their 101-83 loss to the Golden State Warriors on Saturday night.
After a lackluster start to the lockout-shortened season, the Boston Celtics are finally figuring out how to win on nights they are far from their best.
Rajon Rondo will to wait until later in this road trip for the Boston Celtics to face Monta Ellis.
Ray Allen scored 27 points and pulled down a crucial offensive rebound with 12 seconds remaining to help the Boston Celtics hold off Monta Ellis and the Golden State Warriors 107-103 on Friday night.
The Golden State Warriors have bought out forward Troy Murphy, who is expected to join either the Boston Celtics or Miami Heat, according to reports.
Celtics center Kendrick Perkins will have his left knee reevaluated on Wednesday after bruising it during Tuesday night’s 115-93 win over the Golden State Warriors.
Kevin Garnett and Rajon Rondo each came close to a triple-double, and the Boston Celtics picked up right where they left off before the break with an easy 115-93 victory over the Golden State Warriors on Tuesday night.