NBA Playoffs

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Ranking The Potential NBA 1st Round Match-Ups

Three weeks left in the regular season, and the NBA playoff picture is starting to shape up. With that in mind let’s look at the potential first round match-ups and rank them from least interesting to most.

03/26/2015

Isaiah Thomas tries to drive to the basket against the Miami Heat. (Photo by Brian Babineau/NBAE via Getty Images)

A Rusty Isaiah Thomas Returns For Celtics

Isaiah Thomas returned to the floor for the Celtics Wednesday night, but it was clear the guard still is not himself after his bad fall in Miami two weeks ago.

03/26/2015

Avery Bradley, Brandon Bass and Tyler Zeller of the Boston Celtics look on during an eventual loss to the Golden State Warriors on March 1, 2015. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Ainge: Season Won’t Be A Failure If Celtics Miss Playoffs

Danny Ainge would love to see his Celtics in the playoffs, but won’t see the season as a failure if they miss out because the team if still playing in meaningful games as the season winds down.

98.5 The Sports Hub–03/26/2015

Jae Crowder misses a layup late in the Celtics' loss to the Miami Heat. (Photo by Brian Babineau/NBAE via Getty Images)

Loss To Heat A Missed Opportunity For Celtics

Wednesday night wasn’t the worst loss of the Celtics’ 2014-15 campaign, but it was certainly one of the more disappointing.

03/26/2015

Willie Cauley-Stein of the Kentucky Wildcats plays defense against the Cincinnati Bearcats during the third round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Mannix: Cauley-Stein ‘An Ideal Fit’ For Celtics

If the Celtics end up missing the playoffs, it may help them land the rim-protecting big man they’ve been looking for.

98.5 The Sports Hub–03/24/2015

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Playoffs? Celtics Just Focused On Winning Games

The Celtics are making a playoff push, but their focus is just on their next opponent.

03/17/2015

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Buy Or Sell? Bruins Will Win More Playoff Games Than Celtics

It was a Buy Or Sell Monday night on The Adam Jones Show’s Game Of Jones!

98.5 The Sports Hub–03/03/2015

Celtics rookie Marcus Smart.  (Photo by Glenn James/NBAE via Getty Images)

Danny Ainge Gives Update On Marcus Smart, Recalls Famous Fight With Tree Rollins

Celtics president Danny Ainge joined Toucher & Rich on Thursday to update Marcus Smart’s condition, and look back on his famous playoff fight with Tree Rollins.

98.5 The Sports Hub–11/13/2014

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Keidel: King’s Crown Melting?

Last night, like every NBA night, morphed into a sweaty, LeBron James symposium. And the firewall between factions is rather defined. He’s either a chump who cheated his team out of a win, or he’s a victim of fate or faulty wiring, a hardwood martyr who can’t get a break.

06/06/2014

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CBS Local Sports’ 2014 NBA Finals Predictions

In a rematch of last years final which went 7 games, the San Antonio Spurs square off against the Miami Heat and Tony Parker and company hope to prevent LeBron and the Heat from winning their third consecutive NBA championship.

06/05/2014

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