C's Readying for Opener vs. Washington
Ray Allen goes over the defense with a floater in Tuesday's practice in Waltham.
Improved Bench Gives Celtics New Depth
WALTHAM - When Paul Pierce wasn't on the floor last year, he was incredibly conspicuous by his absence. That shouldn't be the case this season.
This Time, Havlicek Steals the Team's Attention
WALTHAM - Sometimes it's good for players to hear a different voice at training camp. And when you have legendary alumni at your disposal, you might as well let them do some of the talking.
Celts Enjoy Sox Celebration; Pollard Practices
WALTHAM - With exhibition season over, the Celtics will spend the week in Waltham making final preparations for the regular season to begin. But while the Celtics are just getting their season underway, they had great interest in watching the Sox wrap up their World Series title Sunday night.
KG's Triple Double Makes an Impression on Mates
BOSTON - After literally ducking into his postgame press conference (he's too tall for the doors in the back hallway of the TD Banknorth Garden), Kevin Garnett was excited just to see a chair, learning he'd get to sit down. After all, a guy could use a break after dropping a triple-double.
Celtics Cruise Past Cavs with KG Triple-Double
The Celtics finished the preaseason with a win Friday night, blowing out the Cavaliers, 114-89. Kevin Garnett left the floor to a standing ovation after recording a triple-double, leading Boston with 21 points, grabbing 13 rebounds and dishing out 10 assists, the final of which was a full-court heave to a wide-open Eddie House for the layup.
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Celtics Can't Catch Nets in New Jersey
With the dynamic trio of Kevin Garnett, Ray Allen and Paul Pierce sitting out on Tuesday night, the Celtics were unable to generate much offense and dropped an 82-71 decision to the host Nets.
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Celtis Edged By Knicks at MSG
Despite the trio of Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce and Ray Allen combining for 58 points, the Celtics were unable to hit big shots late and were edged by the Knicks, 94-87, on Monday in New York.
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Celtics Game in Worcester Cancelled after Halftime
The Celtics registered a no-contest in Friday night's game, which was cancelled after the first half due to unsafe playing conditions (condensation on the playing surface) at the DCU Center in Worcester, MA. The C's led 36-33 at the break.
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Allen Recovering from Eye Injury
BOSTON - Tony Allen had laser vision correction surgery over the offseason, which drastically improved his eyesight but unfortunately does not protect against the razors that are apparently Brandon Wallace's elbows.
Celtics Run Past Knicks at Garden
The Celtics showed their fans what they have to look forward to all season with a dominant 101-61 win over the visiting Knicks. In their Boston Garden debuts, Ray Allen notched 14 points and Kevin Garnett added 13 while grabbing eight boards.
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Knicks vs. Celtics - Preview
The Atlantic Division got a little bit of a facelift over the summer, and the Celtics will meet the remodeled New York Knicks at the Garden tonight.
C's Shorthanded for Knicks Game
WALTHAM - With the exhibition season about to start in earnest, the Celtics are finally gearing up for some real game action again. But they'll have to do it shorthanded as Scot Pollard is out and Tony Allen is doubtful for Wednesday night against the New York Knicks.
Preseason? Anticipation High for Garden Debut
WALTHAM - Ray Allen doesn't really know how to get to the TD Banknorth Garden just yet. But he does expect two things from his preseason debut in Boston: a great atmosphere and a cold gym.
Back from Europe, Back to Work
WALTHAM - With a day off to recover from jetlag Thursday, the Celtics returned to the practice court in the familiar confines of the Sports Authority Training Center at HealthPoint Friday morning for a two-hour session as the team tunes up for its next exhibition game on Wednesday against the New York Knicks.
Celtics Knock off Timberwolves in London
Ray Allen scored 28 points on impressive 11-of-14 shooting from the floor to lead the Celtics to a 92-81 victory over the Timberwolves at the O2 Arena in London on Wednesday at NBA Europe Live. Kevin Garnett added nine points, six rebounds and three blocks against his former team.
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Stringer's Euroblog from Rome and London
The team just got home from Europe, where Celtics.com's intrepid reporter tagged along to bring the adventure back to you. He blogged throughout throughout camp in Europe, passing along thoughts, anecdotes, news, notes and more.
London Calling: Photo Gallery
Go behind the scenes with the Celtics as training camp continues in London before they face the Timberwolves Wednesday.
All Access: Celtics at the Colosseum
On their last day in Rome, the Celtics toured the Colosseum before battling the Raptors. Kevin Garnett only had one question: Why aren't we playing here instead?
Doc Rivers: Mic'd Up
Celtics head coach Doc Rivers wore a microphone during the team's third day of practice at training camp.
All Access: Ray Allen at Training Camp
Offseason acquisition Ray Allen shows off his sweet shooting stroke and challenges some new Celtics teammates to a competition.
NBA TV: Celtics Come Together in Rome
The Celtics' new acquisitions feel each other out and come together during the first day of training camp in Rome.
NBA TV All-Access: Celtics Begin Training Camp In Rome
NBA TV goes behind the scenes with the Celtics in Rome. Check out the video here.
Training Camp Photo Gallery
Celtics.com and NBA Entertainment bring you the latest and greatest images from Rome and London in the Training Camp Photo Gallery. The gallery will be updated throughout training camp so bookmark it now and revisit it often for the latest images.
Behind the Scenes - Media Day Photo Gallery
Ever wondered what actually happens in Waltham at Media Day? While news outlets like to package up tidy interviews and craft stories about players and coaches, it's a completely different experience for the Celtics players and staff. Celtics.com captures the experience from the other side of the camera with our exclusive Behind the Scenes photo gallery, with shots you wont see anywhere else.
Celtics Meet the Press at Media Day Circus
WALTHAM - Ringling Brothers typically brings the circus to Boston in early October, forcing the Boston Bruins to hit the road at the beginning of their season. But the Boston Celtics have their own three ring circus this year, and it stopped in Waltham Friday before taking their show on the road to Europe.
With Burden Lifted, Reborn Pierce Excited to Start Camp
WALTHAM - If Paul Pierce doesn't have the Rolling Stones' Some Girls album on his iPod, he probably should, because if anyone could identify with "Beast of Burden", he'd be the guy. Two summers worth of trade rumors, doubt and introspection had him wondering about the direction of his career, and frankly, if his days as a Boston Celtic were numbered.
Rivers Relishes Training Camp Euro Trip
In his first season as Head Coach in 2004, Doc Rivers took his team to Burlington, Vermont for training camp to get away from Boston and do some bonding with his new team. Three years later, Rivers and the Celtics are headed overseas as part of the NBA Europe Live tour and will stage training camp in the shadows of the Colosseum in Rome.
Celtics To Stage Training Camp in Rome
The Celtics will join the Minnesota Timberwolves, Toronto Raptors and Memphis Grizzlies this fall in the second year of NBA Europe Live, staging their training camp in Rome, Italy from October 1-5 and NBA Commissioner David Stern announced that the four teams will play six exhibition games in six European cities in four countries.