Dreadful third quarter dooms Celtics as Butler leads Heat to 118-107 victory in Game 1Everything fell apart of the Celtics in the third quarter of Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals against the Heat.
What's next for Al Horford?It's unclear how long Al Horford will be out after entering Health & Safety Protocol on Tuesday, but Celtics head coach Ime Udoka did not rule him out for Thursday night's Game 2 against the Heat.
Al Horford, Marcus Smart both out for Celtics in Game 1 vs. HeatThe Celtics will be shorthanded when they tip off the Eastern Conference Finals against the Miami Heat on Tuesday night.
Celtics-Heat Eastern Conference Finals preview: Two tough defenses against two balanced attacksThe road to a title doesn't get any easier for the Celtics, who will look to continue their revenge tour and knock off the Miami Heat in the Eastern Conference Finals.
Celtics-Heat Eastern Conference Finals ScheduleThe Celtics are back in the Eastern Conference Finals, where they'll battle with the top-seeded Miami Heat for a trip to the NBA Finals.
Marcus Smart questionable for Celtics-Heat Game 1 with foot injuryMarcus Smart took a beating during Boston's seven-game series win over the Milwaukee Bucks. Those bumps and bruises are following him to the Eastern Conference Finals, and Smart is considered questionable for Tuesday's Game 1 against Miami.
What Giannis Antetokounmpo said to Jayson Tatum after Celtics' Game 7 win over BucksAfter the Celtics thoroughly dismantled the Bucks in Game 7 on Sunday, finishing off an epic Eastern Conference semifinal showdown between the two teams, the two stars of the series embraced at half court. When their battle was done, Giannis Antetokounmpo and Jayson Tatum shared a moment of mutual respect on the floor.
Celtics core group makes its statement with series win over BucksThe Celtics aren't done yet, not when the ultimate goal is to add to Boston's vast collection of banners. But their seven-game series win over the Bucks the defining moment for Jayson Tatum, Jaylen Brown and Marcus Smart -- for now.
Grant Williams steps up with career game to lead Celtics to Game 7 win over BucksGrant Williams had the game of his life for the Celtics in a Game 7 win over the Bucks, and now has his name next to Steph Curry in the NBA record books.
Celtics dominate Bucks for 109-81 win in Game 7 to advance to Eastern Conference FinalsThe Celtics are moving on to the Eastern Conference Finals. Boston pummeled the Milwaukee Bucks in a deciding Game 7 at TD Garden on Sunday, 109-81, to finish off a classic second-round matchup between the two teams.
Robert Williams won't start but is available for Celtics in Game 7 vs. BucksThe Celtics are getting Robert Williams back for Sunday's deciding Game 7 against the Milwaukee Bucks at TD Garden. Or at least a little bit of Robert Williams back.