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Rondo's effectiveness without the Big 3

It still baffles me why many people, including many Celtics fans continue to try to diminish what Rondo has done by saying things like "he needs an elite supporting cast to be successful" "without...

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Who gets minutes in the rotation?

Who plays minutes and who sits on the bench?

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Dr. Str-AINGE-love or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Rebuild

Here at CelticsBlog I read a lot of posts that throw numbers around, offensive statistics, defensive statistics, usually in comparison of one player to another. I'd like to take a look at the...

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Sixers vs Celtics: Rebuilding a Rivalry and Semantics

Sixers fan here, I've been checking out this blog recently just to see how you guys think your rebuild is going. I have been really excited that both our teams have started the rebuild process at...

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Rookie Updates: more Marcus Smart videos and Olynyk vs. the Gasol Bros.

It's been real slow C's fans with no other big news of player movement from our end. But our rookies have been very busy though as most of you know. Marcus has been all over the place with Summer...

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Celtics Showing Signs of Hope

Now that the top free agents have found a home and free agency has finished its hyper mode with many faces finding new cities, one of the forgotten teams in the NBA is the Boston Celtics. And...

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How to calculate "created points" per offensive touch without the empty passes in the front court:

This might be some interest for some of you. It began as an interesting discussion in the comment section, and then ended up with me starring at numbers for 72 hours. Yes I took a...

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The Long View 7-25-14

NBA Articles New and Old to pass the time during the off season . 1) -Welcome to Nylon Calculus - A series of analytic articles on Todays NBA First, a message from Matt Moore, Editor...

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10 Signs the Boston Celtics are Trading Rajon Rondo

Danny Ainge, President of Basketball Operations for the Boston Celtics, has always had a reputation as a risk-taker, as well as someone who is able to keep negotiations concerning possible trades...

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Our blog name is not worthy of our Championship franchise...

Compare "Celticsblog" to these other teams: Posting and Toasting Liberty Ballers Blog a Bull Brew Hoop Indy Corn Rows Fear the Sword Detroit Bad Boys Orlando Pinstripe Post Bullets...

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How Celtics Can "Win" a Kevin Love Trade by Facilitating

How the Celtics can boost their own rebuilding efforts while being a third team in the biggest trade of the offseason. Many rumors have been swirling around the Cavaliers swinging in an all or...

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Is Rondo really worth the max? (a rebuttal)

Next summer, if Rajon Rondo hits unrestricted free agency and is willing to re-sign with the Celtics, but only for a 5 year maximum deal (30% of the salary cap annually), should he be re-signed?

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Pairing Josh Smith with Rajon Rondo may be a gamble worth making

Just a few short years ago, Josh Smith was at or near the top of every Celtic's fans wish list. Smith was an uber-athletic scorer playing what was, at the time, a very weak position for the Celtics....

The Financial Case for Keeping Rondo

To begin: If you think Rajon Rondo just isn't that good, think there is no way he'll stay here even for a max contract if we don't have a second star in place, or hate math you're probably better...

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The New Nature of "Journalism" Lebron/Twitter & how we got sucked in.

The first report I heard of the Lebron Cleveland signing was on the intertubes....that's not unusual. It's how I get most of my news now a days. Between blogs and the twitter feed I have updating...

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Everything is Awesome

Everything is cool when you're part of the team. Wait, what? Ok, so maybe not awesome but everything is going just fine so far. For those who feel things are far from fine, maybe this will...

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Sullinger vs Olynyk

With another summer league super star performance, people are quick to jump on the Olynyk bandwagon. This article isn't to say Olynyk is bad or won't be good, however I think people are quick to...

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What if The Celtics Already Have a Young Center?

The Celtics have needed a presence at center pretty much since Kendrick Perkins was traded. A prevailing thought this summer has been that Danny Ainge needs to go out and get a big guy for the...

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NBA Mock Draft with Explanations for Each Pick

Preface: After watching an absurd amount of college basketball this year to scout for my beloved Celtics, I decided to try writing a mock draft for the first time. I’m not only a huge Celtics fan...

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Off-Season Guide: Boston Celtics

via cdn0.vox-cdn.com The off-season is a time for teams to improve their roster by adding young prospects and free agents. This process involves the asking questions such as who should be...

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not two, not three, not four...

It's draft season, when anything is possible... Indulge me. The obvious dream is Love and Melo, but let's be creative here. This is a dream for a dynasty that would emerge over time, beginning as...

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Sully or Olynyk? (...or picks?)

We've seen many iterations of the possible offers the Celtics are making (allegedly) for Kevin Love and most of them include cap filler, one of our young guys and some picks.

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Building from the draft might be the best option

With all the rumors surrounding Kevin Love, it seems more and more unlikely that the Celtics will meet what the Wolves are looking for. As trade heats up between Golden State and Minnesota, I am...

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Dispelling the Rumor: GSW and Love

We all know that if the Timberwolves want to trade Kevin Love for future potential, then the Celtics have the upper hand in any trade, but much has been made of Flip Saunders wanting to trade Kevin...

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A Completely different set of Spins on the 2014 NBA draft

Counting the Baskets - Andrew Johnson @CountingBaskets via i1110.photobucket.com Whaaaa????!??!!?!? I've been following Andrew Johnson's work for awhile and first noted it in our dear...

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The Spurs... An NBA (and Celtic) Blueprint

I can't help but feel a sense of satisfaction by watching the Spurs dismantle the dream team. As good as the Heat have been, they really should only have one title. The spurs were the better team...

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