Thursday, May 19, 2022

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Monday, May 16, 2022

Grant Williams says he was told to 'let it fly' during Game 7 series clincher


The Celtics clinched their second-round series after losing Game 5 by winning the next two and eliminated the Milwaukee Bucks Sunday afternoon in a decisive seventh game to advance to the East Finals.

Celtics 109, Bucks 81: Grant Williams leads all scorers in Game 7 win [BOS wins series, 4-3]


The Celtics beat the Milwaukee Bucks 109-81 in Game 7 at TD Garden Sunday afternoon to win the series 4-3 and advance to the Eastern Conference Finals for the fourth time in six years.

Sunday, May 15, 2022

Jayson Tatum, Celtics force decisive Game 7 at home


The Celtics have earned the right to play a Game 7 in their home gym against the Milwaukee Bucks, after knotting up this series 3-3 Friday night.

Thursday, May 12, 2022

Wednesday, May 11, 2022

Robert Williams ruled out for pivotal Game 5


The Celtics will be without Robert Williams for a second-straight game Wednesday night, as he's out with left knee soreness.

Al Horford on his Game 4 performance: 'I understood the moment, what we needed'


The Celtics trailed by as many as 10 in the second half against the Milwaukee Bucks before a fourth quarter comeback was sparked by Al Horford, who many believe saved the season in the team's 116-108 Game 4 win to even the series 2-2.

Monday, May 9, 2022

Saturday, May 7, 2022

Bucks 103, Celtics 101: Late rally falls short for C's in Game 3 [MIL leads series, 2-1]


The Celtics' one-point lead with less than two minutes left was short-lived, as they fell to the Milwaukee Bucks 103-101 Saturday night at Fiserv Forum in Game 3 and trail 2-1 in this best-of-7 series.

Al Horford says he's impressed with Robert Williams' 'huge leap' since returning from injury


Robert Williams has been an essential part of the Celtics' success this season and even after suffering a partially torn meniscus, the big man has impressed his teammates over the past month.

Tuesday, May 3, 2022

Marcus Smart out for Game 2 with quad contusion, Derrick White to make start


The Celtics will have to even this series without their starting point guard and best defender in Marcus Smart.

Marcus Smart listed as questionable for Game 2


Marcus Smart scurried off the floor dangling his right arm with 1:23 left in the second quarter of Game 1. At halftime the Celtics said it was "shoulder stinger" and a right quad contusion, as the veteran guard returned to start the third period.

Sunday, May 1, 2022

Saturday, April 30, 2022

Friday, April 29, 2022

Thursday, April 28, 2022

Khris Middleton reportedly to miss second-round vs. Celtics with MCL sprain


The Milwaukee Bucks will reportedly be without Khris Middleton for the entire second-round against the Celtics after suffering a Grade 2 MCL sprain in his left knee, according to The Athletic's Shams Charania.

Celtics to face Milwaukee Bucks in second-round matchup


The Celtics will face the Milwaukee Bucks in the second round of the Eastern Conference Playoffs, after the reigning NBA champs closed out their best-of-7 series against the Chicago Bulls Wednesday night 4-1.

Wednesday, April 27, 2022

ESPN's Jeff Van Gundy calls Celtics 'championship contenders' following Nets sweep


The Celtics are the first team to eliminate their first-round opponent in the 2021-22 NBA playoffs and the only roster to do it in a four-game sweep by dispatching the Brooklyn Nets Monday night.

Tuesday, April 26, 2022

Monday, April 25, 2022

Ben Simmons ruled out for Game 4 vs. Celtics


With the Brooklyn Nets on the brink of elimination, don't count Ben Simmons to come and lend his services, as the veteran point guard has officially been ruled out for Game 4.

Robert Williams feels great after limited minutes in Game 3


After being sidelined for nearly a month, Robert Williams made his return from a partially torn meniscus in Game 3 ahead of his original 4-6 week timetable.

Sunday, April 24, 2022

Celtics 109, Nets 103: Jayson Tatum scores 39 points in Game 3 win [BOS leads series 3-0]


The Celtics first playoff game on the road went just as the previous two did at home, as they beat the Brooklyn Nets 109-103 in Game 3 at Barclays Center Saturday night to take a commanding 3-0 best-of-7 series lead.

Saturday, April 23, 2022

Causeway Street Podcast - Celtics head to Brooklyn for Game 3 + 4


We discuss how the Celtics have shut down Kevin Durant, as this series shifts to Brooklyn. Plus, the Kyrie Irving effect and will Robert Williams and Nets guard Ben Simmons return. Tune in below to Episode 295 of the Causeway Street Podcast, powered by BETOnline.AG.

Friday, April 22, 2022

Report: Robert Williams intends to return in limited minutes for Game 3 vs. Nets


The Celtics could get a huge boost come Saturday, as Robert Williams intends to return for Game 3 and play limited minutes against the Nets, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.

Report: Ben Simmons to make Nets debut in Game 4 vs. Celtics


Ben Simmons is set to make his debut with the Brooklyn Nets in Game 4 against the Celtics come Monday night, barring any setbacks, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.

Kyrie Irving praises Celtics, Brad Stevens - says 'their window is now'


Kyrie Irving had a different tone following the Celtics 17-point comeback in Game 2 to beat the Brooklyn Nets 114-107 and take a 2-0 first-round series lead.

Thursday, April 21, 2022

Wednesday, April 20, 2022

Monday, April 18, 2022

Jayson Tatum on TD Garden crowd after Game 1 winner at the buzzer: 'probably the loudest I've heard it'


Jayson Tatum was all smiles on Easter Sunday after hitting his first career game-winner at the buzzer, as the Celtics beat the Brooklyn Nets 115-114 to take a 1-0 best-of-7 series lead.

Celtics 115, Nets 114: Jayson Tatum hits buzzer-beating layup to steal Game 1 [BOS leads series 1-0]


It was a wild finish Sunday afternoon at TD Garden, as Jayson Tatum hit a layup as time expired for the Celtics to escape with 115-114 Game 1 victory over the Brooklyn Nets and take a 1-0 lead in their first-round best-of-7 playoff series.