Oladipo’s 3-pointer sends Pacers to 102-101 win over Celtics

Basketball 11/03/18, 21:57

Victor Oladipo connected on a 3-pointer with 3.4 seconds remaining, lifting the Indiana Pacers to a 102-101 victory over the Boston Celtics on Saturday night.Oladipo finished with 24 points and 12 rebounds. Tyreke Evans added 17 points for the Pacers, who shot 41 percent (36 for 87).Indiana Pacers forward Bojan ...

Irving scores 28, Celtics beat Bucks 117-113

Basketball 11/01/18, 22:53

Kyrie Irving scored 28 points, making six of Boston's franchise record 24 3-pointers, as the Celtics knocked off the last unbeaten team in the NBA with a 117-113 win over the Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday night.Gordon Hayward added a season-high 18 points, Al Horford also scored 18 and Marcus Morris ...

Irving scores 31, Celtics beat Pistons again 108-105

Basketball 10/30/18, 22:22

Kyrie Irving scored a season-high 31 points, Marcus Morris had 15 points and nine rebounds and the Boston Celtics beat Detroit 108-105 on Tuesday night, handing the Pistons back-to-back losses after a 4-0 start.Jayson Tatum scored 16, Jaylen Brown had 14 points and Al Horford scored 11 for Boston.Blake Griffin ...

Tatum scores 24, Celtics rally to top winless Thunder 101-95

Basketball 10/25/18, 23:05

Jayson Tatum scored 24 points, and the Boston Celtics rallied from a 16-point halftime deficit to beat the winless Oklahoma City Thunder 101-95 on Thursday night.Marcus Morris added 21 points, Al Horford scored 19 and Kyrie Irving had 15 for the Celtics.Paul George scored 22 points for Oklahoma City, but ...

Vucevic scores 24 with 12 rebounds as Magic hold off Celtics

Basketball 10/22/18, 22:32

Nikola Vucevic had 24 points and 12 rebounds while the Orlando Magic survived two 3-point attempts by Boston in the closing seconds to beat the Celtics 93-90 on Monday night.Jonathan Isaac added 18 points and 12 boards for the Magic (2-2).Kyrie Irving led the Celtics (2-2) with 22 points. Al ...

Jayson Tatum scores 24 points, Celtics edge Knicks 103-101

Basketball 10/20/18, 22:23

Jayson Tatum had 24 points and 14 rebounds, and the Boston Celtics withstood his careless foul with 1.9 seconds left to beat the New York Knicks 103-101 on Saturday night.Tatum had just given the Celtics a three-point lead with two free throws with 7.9 seconds left and the Knicks called ...

Kawhi Leonard scores 31 points, Raptors beat Celtics 113-101

Basketball 10/19/18, 22:47

Kawhi Leonard had 31 points and 10 rebounds, Serge Ibaka added 21 points and the Toronto Raptors beat the Boston Celtics 113-101 on Friday night in an early matchup between Eastern Conference contenders.Kyle Lowry scored 15 points, Danny Green had 14, and Fred VanVleet 11 to help the Raptors win ...

Celtics beat 76ers 105-87 as Hayward, Irving make returns

Basketball 10/16/18, 22:51

Jayson Tatum had 23 points and nine rebounds, and the Boston Celtics outlasted the Philadelphia 76ers 105-87 on Tuesday night in the season opener for both teams.Marcus Morris added 16 points and 10 rebounds off the bench. Al Horford had nine points and five blocks.The Celtics survived a lethargic start ...

All Eyes on Irving, C’s This Season

Basketball 10/15/18, 12:33

BOSTON -- With his words and actions, Kyrie Irving spent much of the NBA preseason expressing he is feeling comfortable and content now in his second season with the Boston Celtics.Celtics previewHe blatantly stated it at the team's media day last month, and doubled down a couple weeks later at ...

Celtics healthy, eager to embrace favorites tag in East

Basketball 10/10/18, 14:10

The band is back together in Boston.Or, at least, it's healthy again.Hopes were high for the Celtics going into last season thanks to a revamped roster that included All-Star additions Kyrie Irving and Gordon Hayward.Everything changed five minutes into the season with Hayward's gruesome leg injury. Expectations changed again late ...

LeBron-less Cavaliers starting anew with Love as focal point

Basketball 10/10/18, 13:59

Kevin Love wore a pair of LeBron James' signature sneakers on media day. It's the last time he'll try to fill them.Four years after aligning with James and Kyrie Irving in Cleveland to form a "Big 3" of stars that ended the city's five-decades-long championship drought by winning an NBA ...

As preseason winds down, NBA stars are getting some rest

Basketball 10/06/18, 22:20

Kyrie Irving and Gordon Hayward's preseasons ended early.And they weren't alone around the NBA on Saturday, either.The Boston Celtics left the biggest two stars on their roster — both of whom are coming off serious injuries, and now apparently dealing with far more minor ones — out of the lineup ...

Kyrie Irving on flat-Earth comments: ‘I’m sorry’

Basketball 10/01/18, 20:16

Kyrie Irving offered a simple message to science teachers Monday."I'm sorry," the Boston Celtics star said.And with that, Irving made clear that he regrets publicly saying that the Earth is flat.Speaking Monday at the Forbes Under 30 summit in Boston, the flat-Earth topic that Irving inserted himself into last year ...

Hayward returns, and the NBA preseason schedule begins

Basketball 09/28/18, 22:22

Gordon Hayward finally returned to the court, and Kyrie Irving got to play at North Carolina.Hayward scored 10 points in his first game in nearly a year for the Boston Celtics, who fell to the Charlotte Hornets 104-97 on Friday night — the opening night of the NBA preseason schedule."Been ...

Big Five? Talent-rich Celtics embracing lofty expectations

Basketball 09/24/18, 19:13

Last summer, new Boston Celtics arrivals Kyrie Irving and Gordon Hayward beamed just imagining what it would be like to share the court together.Those dreams lasted all of five minutes before Hayward was lost for the season to a gruesome leg injury on the opening night of the season.The Celtics ...

On Basketball: Butler made his move _ now it’s Wolves’ turn

Basketball 09/20/18, 14:10

Jimmy Butler knows that NBA players can force their way into trades.Forcing their way into a trade that suits the player, that's an entirely different story.Butler has told the Minnesota Timberwolves that he has no intentions of re-signing with the club next summer, his way of saying "trade me now" ...

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