|Posted by shawn cassidy on December 3, 2013 at 11:15 PM||comments (0)|
The Celtics built a 13 point lead in the first quarter but the Bucks would hang around for the entire night. When it looked like the Celtics were going to put the Bucks away the Bucks would come right back into the game.The Celtics finally put some space between the Bucks in the 4th and finished off the Bucks 108-100.
Jordan Crawford scored a team-high 25 points on 8-of-14 shooting (4-of-7 beyond the 3-point...Read Full Post »
|Posted by shawn cassidy on December 1, 2013 at 1:50 AM||comments (0)|
The Bucks were 2-13 heading into Saturday nights game. Two of Milwaukee's three victories this season have come against the Celtics. The Bucks beat the Celtics, 105-98 in Boston. Jared Sullinger scored 21 points and had 14 rebounds, while Jeff Green and Jordan Crawford added 18 points apiece for the Celtics.
The Celtics jumped out on the Bucks posting 27 points, and holding the Bucks to 19 points. The Bucks turned it up on Boston in the second quarter out scoring the Celti...Read Full Post »
|Posted by shawn cassidy on November 29, 2013 at 11:20 PM||comments (0)|
The Celtics had this game from the tip. The Celtics went on a 19-3 run to start the game, and they had the Cavs shooting 1-of-14 during the 19-3 run. The Celtics held the Cavs to 10 first quarter points on 21% shooting. The Cavs cut the lead to 10 after trailing by 25 in the first half. The Celtics would take control for good in the third quarter.
The Celtics got another big game out of Green who had 31 points. Crawford had a triple-double behind 11 points, 10 assists, and ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by shawn cassidy on November 27, 2013 at 11:35 PM||comments (0)|
The first quarter did the Celtics in they lost the frame 27-13. The Celtics couldn't contain Conley in the first quarter. The Celtics won the rest of the quarters and they nearly pulled off a comeback in the final minutes. The C's lost 100-93 Wednesday night to a Grizz team searching for a win. Sully had a huge 4th quarter with 17 points. Sullinger finished with 23 points and 12 rebounds.
Jeff Green was strong with 26 points, and his performance wasn't loud, but it was noti...Read Full Post »
|Posted by shawn cassidy on November 22, 2013 at 9:45 PM||comments (3)|
The Celtics had a 50-42 lead at halftime, and every thing look good despite Olynyk leaving the game with a sprained ankle. Jordan Crawford was 9-9 at the half with 19 points, and everything seemed great. The Celtics had the best defensive team on notice for the first 24 minutes. Once the 3rd quarter started the P...Read Full Post »
|Posted by shawn cassidy on November 21, 2013 at 12:00 AM||comments (1)|
The Celtics hung around for about 36 minutes against the defending West Champs. The Spurs turned it up in the 4th behind Danny Green's three-pointers, and Celtic turnovers. The Celtics had 17 turnovers in the game. Jared Sullinger, made his first start of the season he had a double-double by halftime, and finished with a team-high 19 points and a career-high 17 rebounds.
The Celtics starting unit came...Read Full Post »
|Posted by shawn cassidy on November 19, 2013 at 10:45 PM||comments (2)|
Did any of you stick around for this one? If you did you know it was torture. This game was basically over in the first few minutes. The Rockets went on a 18-1 run, and it took the Celtics 5 plus minutes before Bradley hit the Celtics first field goal. The Rockets went on a 12-0 run t...Read Full Post »
|Posted by shawn cassidy on November 17, 2013 at 1:25 AM||comments (0)|
|Posted by shawn cassidy on November 15, 2013 at 10:35 PM||comments (1)|
The second half surge by Portland put the Celtics at arms length. The Celtics couldn't contain the Blazers from beyond the arc.The Blazers hit 9 three's, and they controlled the glass with a 47-34 advantage over Boston. The Celtics hung around, but they couldn't put together enough stops in the second half....Read Full Post »
|Posted by shawn cassidy on November 13, 2013 at 9:55 PM||comments (0)|
The Celtics had a few chances to steal this game. They missed a lot of shots that they've been making, and the refs were pretty bad tonight, and I thought they have been pretty solid this year, until tonights game. The Celtics didn't lead ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by shawn cassidy on November 11, 2013 at 11:20 PM||comments (0)|
The Celtics played like a track team tonight. They were nearly impossible to stop in the open court. They followed up the miracle win in Miami with their best win of the season, or at least this was their best offensive game with a 120-105 win over Orlando.Read Full Post »
|Posted by shawn cassidy on November 6, 2013 at 9:45 PM||comments (2)|
The Celtics started out slow tonight. They were down by as many as 13 in the first quarter, but the Celtics ended the first on a run to cut the lead to 26-23. Brad Stevens put in the rookie point guard in the second quarter, and the Celtics went on a massive run, and they ended the half with a 50-34 lead. They also played their...Read Full Post »
|Posted by shawn cassidy on November 3, 2013 at 11:50 PM||comments (0)|
The Celtics showed some heart tonight, or some of the Celtics for that matter. The Celtics rallied from a 15-point deficit and actually and move ahead briefly in the fourth quarter 64-63. The Celtics just can't take care of the basketball. With the Celtics down 79-77. Courtney Lee t...Read Full Post »
|Posted by shawn cassidy on November 1, 2013 at 11:35 PM||comments (5)|
The Celtics were up 22 with 19 minutes to play, and everything looked great. The Celtics stopped running the ball, and moving the ball. They played old school Doc ball. During the 63 point first half the Celtics utlized every player that hit the floor.The Bucks came back and the C's couldn't...Read Full Post »
|Posted by shawn cassidy on October 31, 2013 at 1:20 AM||comments (2)|
The Celtics controlled from the opening tip, until the Raptors took a 30-28 lead with 7:52 in the second. The Celtics couldn't hang close, the Celtics fell down by 15, but a 23-8 run in the third tied things up 71-71 at the end of three. The Celtics couldn't pull ahead, and the R...Read Full Post »
|Posted by shawn cassidy on October 23, 2013 at 9:30 PM||comments (1)|
Brandon Bass and Avery Bradley each scored a team-high 16 point, and rookie center Vitor Faverani scored 15 points on 6-of-9 shooting with seven rebounds and six blocks. I really think he should start, he's played very consistent, ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by shawn cassidy on October 16, 2013 at 8:45 PM||comments (1)|
The Celtics fell into a hole early, when they climbed out of a 22-9 start in the first quarter. The Celtics chipped the lead awaY, and by the second quarter the Celtics grabbed the lead behind Olynyk's 9 points in the second quarter, and Vitor's ins...Read Full Post »
|Posted by shawn cassidy on October 15, 2013 at 10:40 PM||comments (0)|
This game felt like a regular season game in some ways. The intensity level was there. Paul Pierce looked like Paul, he had 10 rebounds, and 5 assists that were crafty as ever. Pierce only had 4 points on the night, but he took some good shots. Oh wait, I'm talking a bit too much about Paul, he does play for t...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Yenu on October 12, 2013 at 10:30 PM||comments (2)|
Starting Lineup: Bradley, Crawford, Green, Sullinger, Bass
- Team seemed poised from the start with a 10-0 run
- started the game going 4 for 4 from the 3pt line
- Crawford seemed to run the offense well as point guard, played whole first quarter after being only player with a positive +/- on court the last game
- Defense was stingy and help defense was better than it has been
- Mediocre scoring brough...
|Posted by shawn cassidy on October 12, 2013 at 10:15 PM||comments (2)|
Boston opened the game on a 10-0 run, along with a 20-4 run, that led to a wire-to-wire win by 30 points against the Knicks. Kelly Olynyk added a team-high 15 points, six rebounds, three assists, and two steals over 25 minutes of work. Green has some signs of energy, but nowhe...Read Full Post »