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Celtics Ship Off Pierce, Garnett

By BRIAN MAHONEY AP Basketball Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ The Brooklyn Nets will acquire Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett from the Boston Celtics in a deal that was still developing as the NBA draft […]


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Celtics Ready For Emotional Return Home

The Boston Celtics will play at the TD Garden for the first time Friday night since the events of the Boston Marathon.


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Rondo Has 20 Assists, Celtics Beat Raptors 107-89

Rajon Rondo made up for lost time in a big way for the Boston Celtics after missing a game because of a sprained right ankle.


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Celtics Put the Heat on Miami

Celtics one win away from the NBA finals


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NBA Eastern Conference Finals Matchup And Prediction

The Celtics handled the Heat rather easily during the regular season going 3-1. The Heat won in the second game of the season while the Celtics took the latter three, but with one of those was a meaningless contest at the end of the season when playoff seeding had already been set.


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Celtics Can’t Close the Deal

Series heads back to Boston for game 7


PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 21:  Paul Pierce #34 of the Boston Celtics moves the ball against Lavoy Allen #50 and Andre Iguodala #9 of the Philadelphia 76ers in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2012 NBA Playoffs on May 21, 2012 at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2012 NBAE   (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Celtics One Win From Eastern Conf. Finals

Boston pulled away from the Philadelphia 76ers to win 101-85 and take a 3-2 lead in the Eastern Conference semifinals.