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Joerger, Stevens among 9 new coaches to join NBA

November 4, 2013 in Uncategorized

By Ronald Tillery
Scripps Howard News Service
Most seasons you need a GPS tracker to keep up with player movement in the NBA.
Suddenly, there’s one required for coaches.
There have been a record 13 NBA coaching changes since last season and nin…continue reading on

Celtics hire Butler’s Brad Stevens as head coach

July 3, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BOSTON The Green are getting greener.
With aging stars Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce on their way to the Brooklyn Nets and Doc Rivers already coaching the Los Angeles Clippers, the Boston Celtics hired 36-year-old Brad Stevens from Butler as their coach on Wednesday. Continue Reading

James leads Heat to NBA finals

June 9, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

MIAMI LeBron James finally got a Game 7 victory, on his third try.
Next up, the NBA finals and his third try at that elusive first championship. Continue Reading

Heat beat Celtics to force Game 7

June 7, 2012 in West Central Tribune

LeBron James refused to let another season end in Boston.
The Eastern Conference finals, and his chase of an NBA championship, are headed back to Miami for a Game 7. Continue Reading

Celtics rally past Heat to take 3-2 lead

June 5, 2012 in West Central Tribune

Paul Pierce watched the shot sail just over LeBron James’ outstretched arm. And when it swished, he turned toward the Boston bench, shaking his head.
The biggest shot of the night, for certain. Continue Reading

Celtics go up on 76ers 3-2

May 21, 2012 in West Central Tribune

Brandon Bass scored 18 of his postseason career-high 27 points in the third quarter on Monday night as the Boston Celtics pulled away from the Philadelphia 76ers to win 101-85 and take a 3-2 lead in their Eastern Conference semifinal series. Continue Reading

Celtics go up 2-1 on 76ers

May 16, 2012 in West Central Tribune

Kevin Garnett scored 27 points, grabbed 13 rebounds, and used a dominant second quarter to help the Boston Celtics beat the Philadelphia 76ers 107-91 on Wednesday night and take a 2-1 lead in the Eastern Conference semifinals. Continue Reading

Celtics rout Timberwolves

March 30, 2012 in West Central Tribune

The Old Wolf showed the Young Pup who still runs things in Minnesota.
Kevin Garnett had 24 points, 10 rebounds and four assists in his return to Target Center and the Boston Celtics outmuscled Kevin Love and the Timberwolves in a 100-79 victory Friday night. Continue Reading

Early foul trouble makes Timberwolves’ Anthony Randolph disappear

March 28, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Boston Celtics coach Doc Rivers’ concerns about forward Anthony Randolph, the Timberwolves’ most productive player in their previous two games, didn’t last long during Sunday night’s 85-82 Celtics victory at Target Center. Continue Reading

Pierce, Celtics outlast Timberwolves

March 28, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Paul Pierce had 23 points and seven rebounds, and the Boston Celtics held on for an 85-82 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Sunday night. Continue Reading

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