Cedric Maxwell On Sports Final: Rare 'Lack Of Effort' Doomed Celtics In Game 4Another game in the Verizon Center, another ugly loss for the Boston Celtics.
Celtics-Wizards: A Classic Case Of System Vs. TalentWith the series down to a best of three, what wins out? The Celtics and their better coaching and structure or the more talented and athletic Wizards?
Isaiah Thomas Says Officiating Needs To ChangeIsaiah Thomas feels as though he was shut down by the Washington Wizards and the referees in Game 4.
Wizards Use 26-0 Run To Rout Celtics In Game 4, Tie SeriesThe Wizards beat the Celtics 121-102 on Sunday night.
Robb: 3 Things To Watch For In Celtics-Wizards Game 4With the intensity expected to be ratcheted up as the Wizards try to tie up the series before it heads back to Boston, here are three key things to watch for in Game 4.
Wizards' Oubre Suspended After Charging Kelly OlynykThe NBA suspended Washington Wizards forward Kelly Oubre Jr. for Game 4 after he charged Kelly Olynyk in following a hard screen.
Robb: Celtics Need More From Marcus Smart Vs. WizardsMarcus Smart has played poorly in Boston's three playoff games against the Wizards, but Celtics head coach Brad Stevens gave him a shot of confidence on Friday.
Celtics' Danny Ainge To Boston Herald: 'Isaiah Thomas Does Not Have A Broken Jaw'It was reported on Friday morning that Isaiah Thomas is playing with a broken jaw, but the Boston Celtics are refuting that report.
Massarotti: As Isaiah Goes, So Go The CelticsTony Mazz says Isaiah Thomas never really showed up for Game 3, which should not be taken as a criticism as much as a statement of fact.
Kelly Olynyk Defends His 'Solid Screen' Against Wizards' Kelly OubreKelly Oubre didn't like a hard screen set by Kelly Olynyk in Game 3, and let the Celtics' big man know. Olynyk defended his screen after the Boston loss.
Everything Else That Happened In Celtics' Game 2 Win Over WizardsFrom Terry Rozier's boost of energy to Brad Stevens' extremely small lineup, plus some more bad blood between the Celtics and Wizards.
Robb: Isaiah Thomas Plays Through Pain To Make HistoryOn the day his younger sister Chyna would have turned 23 years old, Isaiah Thomas fought through physical and emotional pain to put together one of the greatest performances in Celtics history.
Thomas Scores 53, Celtics Beat Wizards 129-119 In OTIsaiah Thomas scored 53 points, nine in overtime, to help the Boston Celtics beat the Washington Wizards 129-119 on Tuesday night.
Wizards' Markieff Morris Says He'll Play In Game 2 Vs. CelticsDespite suffering a nasty ankle injury on Sunday, Markief Morris says he'll be in the Wizards lineup Tuesday night for Game 2 against the Boston Celtics.
Isaiah Thomas Misses Celtics Practice Because 'He's Still In The Dentist Chair'Isaiah Thomas had a much-needed dentist appointment on Monday, keeping him off the floor for the Celtics' practice.