The Celtics couldn’t shake the pesky Hawks in Tuesday night’s 87-86 Game 5 loss in Atlanta, with some poor execution doing them in at the end.
Celtics captain Paul Pierce didn’t let a sore knee slow him down in Boston’s 101-79 Game 4 victory over the Hawks, scoring a team-high 24-points in under 17 minutes of play.
With their star point guard out for Game 2, the Boston Celtics turned to an old reliable to carry the load.
Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo needs to smarten up.
Veteran point guard Keyon Dooling spoke with Toucher & Rich about being the Vice President for the NBA Players Association during the lockout, the seven game suspension of Ron Artest and hyping up Celtics guard Avery Bradley.
“Len could do it all,” Driesell said. “He was strong. He could jump. He could shoot from the outside. He could score inside with a jump hook and a drop-step dunk. He was the complete package.”
Shaquille O’Neal finally gave in today to the enemy that gets every athlete eventually: Father Time.
Flip Saunders Post-Game Press Conference Locker Room Interviews (John Wall, Andray Blatche, Jordan Crawford)
The Wizards close out their home schedule with the Boston Celtics who still have a lot to play for with the playoffs opening up this weekend.
Visit the burial sites of John F. Kennedy, Len Bias and Spencer Fullerton Baird.