Shane Battier

Larry Bird, Ron Mercer and Antoine Walker.

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Keefer Madness: History Of The Sixth Overall Pick

Rich Keefe takes a look at who the Celtics have taken sixth overall, and other big names in the NBA drafted with the pick in the latest edition of “Keefer Madness.”

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Role Players Swing Game For Heat

Coming into the deciding Game 7 of the 2013 NBA Finals, everyone knew what to expect from LeBron James and Dwyane Wade, but it was the role players who would help swing the game for the Heat.

06/21/2013

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Heat Handle Spurs 109-93; Finals Coming Back To Miami

The Miami Heat entered Game 4 of the 2013 NBA Finals against the San Antonio Spurs knowing they couldn’t lose and go down 3-1 in the series and have a chance of winning the Larry O’Brien trophy. But the Heat’s Big Three responded like the three All-Stars that they are, combining for 82 points and lead Miami to a 109-93.

06/14/2013

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Pacers Focus On LeBron At Own Risk

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.

05/28/2013

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Shane Battier’s Pregame Playlist

CBS Local Sports was able to get a look at Battier’s pregame playlist, and as expected, it’s the perfect mix of songs to inspire a veteran playing a for a title.

06/20/2012

Paul Pierce #34 of the Boston Celtics stands on court as Kevin Garnett #5 gets set to attempt a free throw against the Miami Heat in Game One of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on May 28, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Celtics Need More From Pierce To Have Any Chance Against Heat

Among the many disturbing sights to see from the Celtics was captain Paul Pierce’s disappointing showing.

05/29/2012

Houston Rockets forward Shane Battier celebrates during the game against the Memphis Grizzlies on February 5, 2011 at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bill Baptist/NBAE via Getty Images)

Report: Celtics Eye Rockets Battier

The Celtics are looking to make a move before Thursday’s NBA Trade Deadline, and ESPN is reporting the team has been in talks with the Houston Rockets about veteran forward Shane Battier.

02/22/2011

Celtics Trade Thoughts… What Could Happen?

With all the rumors floating around in the NBA right now and the hometown Celtics looking for some help, let’s take a look at some possible trades that could net the C’s some pieces to […]

07/21/2010

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