Cedric Maxwell knew the Cavaliers were going to do something to get back at the Celtics for Kevin Love’s injury on Sunday, because Cleveland players told him so at halftime.
What we took away from Boston’s playoff loss to the Cavaliers.
We could make a Celtics-Knicks Game 6 prediction, but is it even worth it in a series that has made little sense so far?
The Celtics are just the 11th team in NBA history to force a Game 6 after going down 3-0 in a playoff series, but they aren’t getting overexcited because they know there is still plenty of work to be done.
Gresh and Zo talked some Celtic’s basketball this afternoon and both believe the season ends tonight.
It wouldn’t be a Boston-New York playoff series without a bit of bad blood, and in the current series between the Celtics and Knicks, we have some thanks to J.R. Smith.
The Celtics are talking like Wednesday night is Game 7 against the Knicks, but they have a lot of work to do if they want to see a Game 6.
The NBA suspended Knicks guard J.R. Smith on Saturday night for Game 4 of New York’s playoff series against Boston for elbowing the Celtics’ Jason Terry in the chin.
The Celtics need a pick-me-up after losing the opening two games of their first-round playoff series against the Knicks. The city of Boston could use one, too, after a traumatic two weeks of bombings and manhunts and grieving.
Ray Allen scored 28 points as the Boston Celtics took advantage of an injury to Carmelo Anthony and won their eighth straight game, beating the Denver Nuggets 105-89.