>Celtics Melting under the Heat

>MIAMI — The final score didn’t reflect the dominance. The Miami Heat simply looked like they wanted it more. The Celtics, on the other hand, looked as though they were completely baffled. Maybe these Celtics thought this was going to be a walk-through. Maybe they really are worse off without Perkins. Or maybe, the Heat are … Continue reading

>Boston Celtics Round 2 Preview

> MIAMI — Anticipation. It perfectly describes every moment leading up to this series, starting all the way back to when LeBron James uttered those famous words: “I’m taking my talents to South Beach.” Those words, immediately followed by a heavy dose of pomp and circumstance by the Miami Heat organization, struck a nerve with … Continue reading

>Celtics v. Knicks: Series Recap

> NEW YORK — It was as simple as one, two, three, four for the Boston Celtics, who completed a four-game sweep of  the New York Knicks April 24. The series, which promised to be one of the most exciting going into the 2011 playoffs due to the teams’ regular season matchups, ended up being … Continue reading

>Celtics v. Knicks: Game 4 Preview

> New York — Win or go home! Or, in the case of the Knicks, stay home. The Knicks are coming into this Game 4 facing elimination and with the fresh wounds of a Game 3 drubbing at the hands of Rajon Rondo and the Boston Celtics. Rondo recorded his sixth postseason triple-double and had … Continue reading

>Celtics v. Knicks: Game 2 Recap

> BOSTON — The Boston Celtics once again eeked out a win against the New York Knicks, 96-93, in front of a packed Boston Garden on April 19. Coach Doc Rivers said, “we were lucky to win” when asked in postgame interviews. The win came on a go-ahead basket from Kevin Garnett with about 14 … Continue reading