Boston Celtics go ice cold in the second half of Game 1 loss to the Brooklyn Nets

The Boston Celtics struggled mightily in the second half of Game 1 of their first round series against the Brooklyn Nets, which would eventually lead to their 104-93 loss. The C’s only managed to put up 40 points in the second half on Brooklyn, and basically gifted them the win after controlling the first half.Continue reading “Boston Celtics go ice cold in the second half of Game 1 loss to the Brooklyn Nets”

Boston Celtics did everything right in the second half against the Washington Wizards

The second quarter of the Boston Celtics play-in game against the Washington Wizards was brutal to watch. Boston started the game off in the first quarter pretty well, and seemed to have a good rhythm offensively, while playing some solid defense on the other end. But the second quarter saw this team fall back intoContinue reading “Boston Celtics did everything right in the second half against the Washington Wizards”

Boston Celtics reserves can’t complete comeback against New York Knicks in regular season finale

The Boston Celtics finished off their regular season with a hard-fought 96-92 loss to the New York Knicks. With the C’s locked into the 7 seed, there wasn’t anything for them to play for, and they rested their key players as a result. That left all the minutes in this game for the reserves, andContinue reading “Boston Celtics reserves can’t complete comeback against New York Knicks in regular season finale”

Boston Celtics put together complete team effort to take down the Minnesota Timberwolves

In desperate need of some kind of positive momentum heading into the play-in tournament, the Boston Celtics used the Minnesota Timberwolves as their personal punching bag Saturday afternoon. Minnesota seemed completely disinterested in playing any defense at all, and Boston took advantage the whole afternoon to one of their more impressive offensive performances of theContinue reading “Boston Celtics put together complete team effort to take down the Minnesota Timberwolves”

Boston Celtics woes continue with miserable loss against the Cleveland Cavaliers

In a season that can’t end fast enough, the Boston Celtics suffered another unbelievable loss, this time at the hands of the Cleveland Cavaliers by a score of 102-94. This game adds to the laundry list of ugly games from this Celtics team, who seem like they just can’t wait for the season to comeContinue reading “Boston Celtics woes continue with miserable loss against the Cleveland Cavaliers”

Lackluster second half effort seals Boston Celtics fate in loss to Miami Heat

Well, as if we didn’t all already know this was coming, the Boston Celtics are now stuck participating in the play-in tournament when the NBA playoffs begin in just a few weeks. Their 129-121 loss to the Miami Heat on Tuesday night in Boston completely got away from them in the second half after aContinue reading “Lackluster second half effort seals Boston Celtics fate in loss to Miami Heat”

Boston Celtics unable to complete comeback on Tommy Heinsohn Day

On the day that the Boston Celtics paid tribute to the life and legacy of Celtics legend Tommy Heinsohn, they didn’t do the one thing that the former player, coach, and broadcaster always demanded: play hard. The Miami Heat led the whole way, with Jimmy Butler posting a near triple-double to pave the path forContinue reading “Boston Celtics unable to complete comeback on Tommy Heinsohn Day”

Boston Celtics season of inconsistency continues with blowout loss to the Chicago Bulls

The Boston Celtics get destroyed by the Chicago Bulls tonight by a score of 121-99. Entering yet another game shorthanded, this time with Jaylen Brown and Robert Williams missing the action, the Celtics struggled mightily on both sides of the ball, and the Bulls took full advantage to keep their slim hopes of a play-inContinue reading “Boston Celtics season of inconsistency continues with blowout loss to the Chicago Bulls”

Boston Celtics pummel Orlando Magic in Kemba Walker’s return

Kemba Walker returned from the oblique strain that had kept him on the bench for the last five games to lead the Boston Celtics to a much-needed 132-96 win over the Orlando Magic. Walker led the way with 32, Jayson Tatum added 27 and the C’s led wire to wire to move into the 6-seedContinue reading “Boston Celtics pummel Orlando Magic in Kemba Walker’s return”

Jayson Tatum stays hot but Boston Celtics fall to Portland Trail Blazers

Up and down and up and down they go. The Boston Celtics roller coaster season continued Sunday night with a 129-119 loss to the Portland Trail Blazers at TD Garden. Following Jayson Tatum’s 60-point outing on Friday night against the Spurs, Boston was unable to keep the momentum going and fell short in the secondContinue reading “Jayson Tatum stays hot but Boston Celtics fall to Portland Trail Blazers”