1:54 AM EDT, Fri April 23, 2021
CelticsBlog 3 hours ago
Must C’s: Kemba Walker draws three charges on Devin Booker

Must C’s: Kemba Walker draws three charges on Devin Booker

Photo by Brian Babineau/NBAE via For what it’s worth, Walker’s 32 points lead all scorers. Over his last four games in TD Garden, Devin Booker has averaged 43 points, including 70 back in 2017. With the second place Phoenix back in Boston, you’d have to think that the Celtics would focus on shutting down the Suns guard. For most of the night, it was Marcus Smart putting the clamps on Booker, holding him to 6-of-13 shooting and two assists. However, it was Kemba Walker stepping in on three offensive charges that would truly change the complexion of the Suns’...
CelticsBlog 4 hours ago
Kemba Walker scores 32, Celtics block out Suns 99-86

Kemba Walker scores 32, Celtics block out Suns 99-86

Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports Boston held the typically proficient Suns offense to a cold shooting night. Kemba Walker returned from a game absence firing on all cylinders as the Celtics pulled away from the Suns early and held on the rest of the way. A 32-point performance from Walker, featuring a 45.5% chance of precipitation on 5-11 3-point shooting, fueled Boston to a much-needed 99-86 win at home. The Suns entered the game with the second best record in the Western Conference (42-16). Led by Devin Booker and Chris Paul, the surging Suns came to Boston 8-2 in their...
CelticsBlog 5 hours ago
Stevens: “Evan Fournier will probably play sometime this weekend”

Stevens: “Evan Fournier will probably play sometime this weekend”

Photo by Brian Babineau/NBAE via The last time we saw Evan Fournier in a Celtics jersey at TD Garden, he was en route to hitting 4 of 5 threes against the Charlotte Hornets. Two night prior, he went 7-for-11 from behind the arc against the Houston Rockets. Since then, Fournier has missed nine straight games (Celtics went 7-2) dating back to April 4th in the league’s COVID health and safety protocols. He also missed his potential first game in green after making the trip to Oklahoma City immediately after the trade deadline, but was held out with a false positive...
NESN.com 7 hours ago

Danny Ainge Reveals Some Celtics Received COVID-19 Vaccine

The COVID-19 vaccine is in the midst of its rollout, and some members of the Boston Celtics decided to get it. The Celtics have battled the coronavirus and have had a slew of players enter the NBA’s health and safety protocols throughout the season, so this certainly should help curb that a bit. However, president […] The post Danny Ainge Reveals Some Celtics Received COVID-19 Vaccine appeared first on NESN.com.
NESN.com 7 hours ago

Celtics Injuries: Jaylen Brown Out Vs. Suns With Shoulder Ailment

Jaylen Brown is sitting out Thursday for the the Boston Celtics against the Phoenix Suns. Listed as doubtful on the team’s latest injury report entering game day, details about the wing’s left shoulder bursitis have been few and far between from coach Brad Stevens and president of basketball operations Danny Ainge. Brown was evaluated immediately […] The post Celtics Injuries: Jaylen Brown Out Vs. Suns With Shoulder Ailment appeared first on NESN.com.