Boston Celtics president Danny Ainge reiterated on Tuesday that Rajon Rondo is a big part of the Celtics future, saying the point guard is one player he has no intentions on letting go in a trade.
LeBron James and the Miami Heat are off the NBA Finals for the third straight season, with their series against the San Antonio Spurs set to get underway on Thursday. SI’s Ian Thomsen joined Toucher & Rich on Tuesday to discuss the series, and shoot down a Ray Allen rumor.
Game 7. Eastern Conference Finals. The last time the Miami Heat were in this situation, they were coming off a convincing Game 6 win in 2012 and blew out the Boston Celtics 101-88. What a difference a year makes.
The Miami Heat are going to have quite a challenge in front of them from the opening tip of Game 4 in the Eastern Conference Finals. Miami must find a way to once again play a near perfect half against the defensive-minded Indiana Pacers.
The Miami Heat’s latest spurt might have run the Milwaukee Bucks right out of the playoffs.
SI’s Ian Thomsen joined 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Toucher & Rich on Tuesday to talk Celtics-Heat, Jeff Green’s monster performance, and if the Celtics stand a chance against Miami in the playoffs.
The Celtics host the Lakers in a prime time Thursday night showdown at the Garden in what should be a battle of East vs. West powerhouses. Wait, that’s not right.
Ray Allen has played in Boston as an opponent 15 times before. He knows what it’s like to play under the fabled Celtics banners, knows exactly how the crowd treats visiting players. His 16th appearance there as a visitor will be substantially different.
Sports Illustrated’s Ian Thomsen joined 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Toucher and Rich on Friday, and even though he said these Celtics have “no chance” at an NBA Championship, the team deserves the benefit of the doubt given their history of strong play in the second half of the season.
Former Celtics forward Brian Scalabrine joined 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Toucher & Rich to discuss the Green, Rajon Rondo, Ray Allen, the defensive play and the Lakers.