The possibility the Celtics could skate by with a 3-1 or 2-2 record in their last four games and still hold onto their playoff spot is now fully in play thanks to Miami’s latest setback.
Nothing is set in stone, and probably won’t be until the final day of the regular season, but the Celtics playoff push got a big boost on Wednesday night.
Wednesday night wasn’t the worst loss of the Celtics’ 2014-15 campaign, but it was certainly one of the more disappointing.
Mike Gorman is convinced the Celtics will make the playoffs this season, but says to hold on tight. The race for the postseason likely won’t be decided until the final week of the season.
The Boston Celtics probably won’t have guard Isaiah Thomas for the eighth straight game on Monday night, but they may get their best scorer back before the week is out.
The NBA has announced that Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside has been suspended one game without pay for elbowing Boston Celtics center Kelly Olynyk.
The Boston Celtics are clinging to their playoff hopes with just over a month to go in the regular season, and they may have to make that postseason push with their best player hurting.
Boston. Where LeBron became a King
The rebuilding Boston Celtics will appear on national television just once during the 2014-15 NBA season.
Brian Robb joined Rich Keefe on The Adam Jones Wednesday night, and answered 10 question around the NBA.