Entries Tagged as 'Boston Celtics'

Game Thread: Suns (4-1) at Celtics (6-0)

November 6th, 2009 · No Comments

Suns 110, Celtics 103 Two nights ago I was eager to see if the Suns could continue their impressive play against some of the NBA’s best. The Magic ended that anxiousness very quickly, halting the Suns’ early-season momentum by way of a 122-100 victory. Tonight the Suns have a chance to redeem themselves against an even superior […]

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Tags: Boston Celtics · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Preview

Suns Rumors: An Amare deal that works

June 18th, 2009 · 7 Comments

I’ve made it no secret that I believe the Suns should keep Amare Stoudemire That is, unless the Minnesota Timberwolves want to offer something like Al Jefferson and the No. 6 pick. My argument hinges on the fact that I believe Amare’s value has taken a serious hit with his eye injury and looming free […]

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Tags: Amare Stoudemire · Boston Celtics · Minnesota Timberwolves · Phoenix Suns Rumors · Trades

How ex-Suns are faring in the playoffs

May 4th, 2009 · No Comments

The Suns may be sitting at home, but many former Suns are making a dent in the 2009 NBA Playoffs. The following is a brief analysis of their contributions: Atlanta Hawks Isn’t it ironic that the Joe Johnson-propelled Hawks finally cracked the second round for the first time in a decade during the same season in which […]

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Tags: Atlanta Hawks · Boston Celtics · Chicago Bulls · Dallas Mavericks

Celtics 128, Suns 108 – The fun is over

February 22nd, 2009 · 2 Comments

A whiteboard in the Suns’ locker room on Friday displayed the message “Best 26-5, Worst 22-9,” next to the title of Barack Obama’s book, “The Audacity of Hope.” Judging by the way the Celtics mauled the Suns in their 128-108 victory and considering Sunday started a stretch that includes nine of 11 against winning teams, […]

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Tags: Boston Celtics · Defense · Phoenix Suns Recap · Rebounding · Rotation · Steve Nash

Game Thread: Celtics (44-12) at Suns (31-23)

February 22nd, 2009 · No Comments

Celtics 128, Suns 108 Celtics at Suns Live Blog PHOENIX – Suns head coach Alvin Gentry marched to the interview podium Friday after his team sprinted to its third straight 140-point game and promptly declared, “I can promise you we are not going to get 140 Sunday, not against Boston.” That was exactly the reaction […]

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Tags: Boston Celtics · Phoenix Suns Live Blog · Phoenix Suns Preview

Celtics 104, Suns 87 – A Boston Massacre

January 20th, 2009 · 6 Comments

If Monday’s “showdown” in Boston was to serve as a measuring stick for how far off the Suns are from playing championship-caliber basketball, then Phoenix’s 104-87 loss made the Suns look like a squad that doesn’t even deserve an invitation to the 16-team dance. No, the Suns aren’t as bad as they played in this […]

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Tags: Amare Stoudemire · Boston Celtics · Phoenix Suns Recap · Steve Nash