Marcus Smart Feels Targeted By NBA Referees: 'You Clean It Up Or I Will'Thursday night was a fairly solid evening for the Boston Celtics. Kemba Walker was welcomed back to Charlotte with an outpouring of love and adoration, Gordon Hayward played like a superstar, and the Celtics rolled to a 108-87 win to improve to 6-1 on the season. It was all good ... for the most part.
Brown, Tatum Carry Celtics Over Hornets Without IrvingJaylen Brown had 24 points and 10 rebounds, Jayson Tatum scored 20 points, and the Boston Celtics rolled over the Charlotte Hornets 126-94 on Wednesday night despite Kyrie Irving's absence.
Kyrie Irving, Jayson Tatum Lead Celtics To Blowout Win Over Charlotte Kyrie Irving scored 25 points, Jayson Tatum had 17 and the Boston Celtics ended a three-game skid with a 119-103 win over the Charlotte Hornets.
NBA Coaching Candidates: Perfect Hires For Every OpeningSeveral NBA teams, Knicks, Suns and Hawks among them, are searching for a head coach who would be the right fit.
Jayson Tatum's Ascent Continues With 10-Point Fourth Quarter In Celtics' Win Over HornetsCeltics rookie Jayson Tatum continued his ascent to NBA stardom with a dynamite fourth quarter performance.
Irving Scores 21, Celtics Hold Off Hornets 102-91The Boston Celtics beat the Charlotte Hornets 102-91 on Wednesday night.
Celtics Erase 18-Point Deficit To Beat HornetsJayson Tatum had 16 points as the Celtics overcame a 12-point fourth-quarter deficit to beat the Charlotte Hornets 90-87 on Friday night.
Celtics Hold Off Late Hornets Charge In 121-114 WinThe Boston Celtics didn't keep to the script they meant to follow on Saturday night, but the ending was exactly what they wanted.
2017 NBA New Year's Resolutions - Eastern ConferenceNBA teams always have room for improvement. Here are 2017 New Year's resolutions for the Eastern Conference.
Thomas Scores 26, Celtics Beat Hornets 96-88Isaiah Thomas returned to the lineup with a bang and the Boston Celtics ended their three-game losing streak with a fourth-quarter explosion Friday night.
Isaiah Thomas Out Wednesday Vs. Spurs, Hopes To Return FridayThe Celtics will face at least one more challenging test this week without their All-Star point guard.
NBA 2016-17 Season Preview: Eastern ConferenceThe 2016-17 NBA season tips off October 25. Preview the Eastern Conference elite, contenders, on the rise and rebuilding teams.
2016 NBA Playoffs: Eastern Conference PreviewLeBron James has made the NBA Finals five years straight. Will it be six? More competition in the East could make it hard.
Lin Scores 25, Hornets Beat Celtics 114-100The win pulled the Hornets into a tie with the Celtics and the Miami Heat for fourth place in the conference.
Ainge Reportedly Offered Six Picks To Hornets For 9th Overall SelectionDanny Ainge really wanted to get his Celtics into the top 10 of Thursday night's NBA Draft, but fell short. Based on a new report, it certainly wasn't from a lack of trying.