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Celtics rally late, edge Bulls 114-112 on Williams' FTs

Jan. 15, 2022 23:58 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Robert Williams hit a pair of free throws with 9.7 seconds left and the Boston Celtics scored the final eight points to edge the Chicago Bulls 114-112 on Saturday night. Williams, who tied it at 112 with two foul shots with 31 seconds to go, finished with 14 points...

Embiid has 25 points and 13 rebounds, 76ers beat Celtics

Jan. 14, 2022 22:37 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joel Embiid had 25 points and 13 rebounds and the Philadelphia 76ers used a dominating start to roll to a 111-99 victory over the Boston Celtics on Friday night. Embiid finished five points shy of setting a franchise record with 30 or more points in nine...

Celtics take control early, pull away from Pacers 119-100

Jan. 12, 2022 22:18 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Jaylen Brown and Jayson Tatum packed a punch Wednesday night. Dennis Schroder added his own touch. Brown scored 34 points, Tatum added 33 and Schroder finished with 23 as the Boston Celtics rolled past the Indiana Pacers 119-100. Boston snapped a...

Brown, Tatum carry Celtics over Pacers 101-98 in OT

Jan. 10, 2022 23:25 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Jaylen Brown scored 26 points and Jayson Tatum had 24, carrying the Boston Celtics to a 101-98 overtime victory over the Indiana Pacers on Monday night in the first of a home-and-home series between the teams. “We stuck with them and ran them a little bit longer,...

Brown's first triple-double leads Celtics over Knicks, 99-75

Jan. 08, 2022 23:00 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Jaylen Brown had 22 points, 11 assists and 11 rebounds for his first career triple-double, Jayson Tatum scored 19 points and the Boston Celtics beat the New York Knicks 99-75 on Saturday night. Josh Richardson had 17 points and Robert Williams finished with 12...

RJ Barrett banks in 3 at buzzer, Knicks beat Celtics 108-105

Jan. 06, 2022 23:42 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — RJ Barrett banked in a 3-pointer at the buzzer to give the New York Knicks 108-105 comeback victory over the Boston Celtics on Thursday night. Evan Fournier scored a career-high 41 points, and the Knicks overcame a 24-point, second-quarter deficit. The teams will...

Brown scores 50, rallies Celts to 116-111 OT win over Magic

Jan. 02, 2022 22:16 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Jaylen Brown scored a career-high 50 points, rallying the Boston Celtics from 14 points down late in the fourth quarter to a 116-111 overtime victory over the Orlando Magic on Sunday night. Brown scored 21 in the fourth quarter, then opened OT with his fifth...

Hall of Famer Sam Jones, winner of 10 NBA titles, dies at 88

Dec. 31, 2021 15:24 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Basketball Hall of Famer Sam Jones, the Boston Celtics' “Mr. Clutch” whose sharp shooting fueled the league's longest dynasty and earned him 10 NBA titles — second only to teammate Bill Russell — has died, the team said. He was 88. Jones died Thursday night in...

Short-handed T-Wolves snap 2-game skid, beat Celtics 108-103

Dec. 27, 2021 23:55 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Jaylen Nowell scored 29 points and Nathan Knight added 20 points and 11 rebounds, leading the short-handed Minnesota Timberwolves to a 108-103 win over the Boston Celtics on Monday night. Jaden McDaniels scored 17 points and Malik Beasley added 15 points and...

Celtics sign 40-year-old Joe Johnson to 10-day contract

Dec. 22, 2021 23:20 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Joe Johnson knew there was always a chance he could get back into the NBA, especially with the recent increase of COVID-19 cases. It happened Wednesday when the The Boston Celtics signed the 40-year-old Johnson to a 10-day contract before their 111-101 victory over...