By MyFM's Jake Archer - Okay, enough wallowing you miserable, Scary Terry t-shirt wearing, LeBron James hating, basketball fan. It's been almost four days, so it's time to address a few things and move on to the Boston Celtics offseason and look ahead a bit. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Celtics positioned themselves to be on the brink of a trip to the NBA Finals. All they had to do was win one out of two games against LeBron James to earn that right, which was a difficult but doable task. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Is it just me, or was last night's 96-83 Celtics win in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference kind of...boring? I don't know what it was, but that game just didn't have the juice that most of the others have had thus far in the playoffs. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - There are many acceptable reactions to have after watching last night's 111-102 Celtics loss in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals. Want to blame Brad Stevens for having two mediocre games in a row? Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - It took one game longer than we had hoped a few days ago, but we can't get greedy. The Celtics finished off a gentleman's sweep of the preposterously overrated Philadelphia 76ers last night in Boston, 114-112. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Were the Celtics really going to pull off a sweep of the heavily favored 76ers? Could they actually have them so rattled that they'd win another game on the road to close them out? Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - It's about time the NBA world starts respecting the Boston Celtics. After picking up two impressive wins at home to start the series, the C's were still nine point underdogs in Game 3 yesterday. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - If you wanted to talk about two of the most exciting teams on the rise in the NBA, you'd probably start the conversation with the Boston Celtics and the Philadelphia 76ers. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - This was the game I knew should happen in this series. The Celtics protected home court and moved out to a 2-0 series lead over the Milwaukee Bucks on Tuesday night with a 120-106 beating. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Boston Celtics finished up the regular season the other night with a 110-97 win over the lowly Brooklyn Nets. Despite resting Al Horford, Jaylen Brown, Jayson Tatum, Terry Rozier and Marcus Morris, the Celtics still found a way to get their 55th Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - It's dangerous to get into a lull before the playoffs start by sitting back and cruising in. It's going a little too far to say the remaining games don't matter for a team that has the second seed wrapped up. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Well, this is upsetting. I guess I can't say that I am shocked, but I was still holding out some hope that Kyrie Irving would make a return this season at some point. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - After taking down the Toronto Raptors within the last week, the Celtics traveled up north to see if they could duplicate their performance and draw closer in the Eastern Conference standings. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Celtics couldn't quite pull out a win in Milwaukee on Tuesday night as they were bested by the Bucks 106-102. Boston was even more shorthanded then usual as Shane Larkin was out with an illness and Terry Rozier was missing because of a sprained Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - There must be something about injury riddled contenders who play at the TD Garden this year. After the Bruins finally hunted down the Tampa Bay Lightning and took first place last week, the Celtics needed to follow suit and continue their chase of the Toronto Raptors with a win. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Boston Celtics had another clutch moment this season, as Jaylen Brown banged home a three-pointer with 0.1 seconds left to give the team a 97-94 win over the Utah Jazz. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Boston Celtics played a little bit of an uneven game on Monday night in Phoenix. Brad Stevens was furious with how his team was playing and there wasn't much for excuse for Boston to be in a tight game with a ridiculously bad Suns team, fatigue or not. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Well, Kyrie Irving had the "minimally invasive procedure" on Saturday and afterwards, the news was both good and bad. After the surgery removed the "tension wire" in his knee, the Celtics said the timetable for his return is 3-6 weeks. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Walter McCarty has been a part of the Boston Celtics organization for a long, long time. He was a fan-favorite as a player, has done some work as an analyst and was recently an assistant coach with the team. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - In almost every sport at every level, fans, coaches and players all have issues with how the officiating is done. We complain a lot about calls and if they have a big enough impact, we might stew on them and be talking about them months, or even years, later. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - There have been some smaller tidbits of Celtics news lately that I wanted to get to in a quick rundown rather than fleshing them out in a bunch of different articles. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Celtics are still undermanned and trying to tread water as the Eastern Conference's #2 seed. On Friday night, they picked up a win in Orlando over a bad Magic team but on Sunday, they got smoked by the Pelicans and Anthony Davis to end the road trip on a sour note. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer- After a few days of considering options and getting second opinion, Celtics guard Marcus Smart has decided that he will indeed have surgery to repair a torn ligament in his thumb. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Celtics injury news just does not let up and today it got a little worse as Danny Ainge told a Boston radio station that Gordon Hayward had experienced a setback in his recovery from the gruesome fractured ankle he suffered on opening night. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Don't freak out, Celtics fans. Kyrie Irving sat out of last night's tilt with the Chicago Bulls with a sore knee, but it seems the move was more precautionary then anything. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Boston Celtics are in a rut. This past weekend was supposed to be entertaining and fun both on and off the court as they faced two of the East's toughest teams and retired the number of a Celtics legend, Paul Pierce. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Celtics got Kyrie Irving and Marcus Morris back from injury just in time for a showdown with the Toronto Raptors, but that didn't stop Boston from getting smoked 111-91. Read more.
By MyFM’s Jake Archer – The Boston Celtics are having a phenomenal year so far and quite a bit of that has to do with the emergence of second year shooting guard Jaylen Brown. In a game in which they blew a twenty point lead heading into the fourth quarter and Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The possibilities were endless for the Boston Celtics last night at the 2017 NBA Draft. Of course, as I’ve gotten used to at this point, not much happened despite great expectations. Chicago star Jimmy Butler got traded to Minnesota in a deal that... Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - What a wild weekend for Celtics fans it was. It started with the wild news on Friday night that the C’s and Philadelphia 76ers were working on a trade involving the #1 overall pick. This was the same top pick that Celtics fans had been waiting on... Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - As the Celtics season ended, the thought is that they would take a back seat to the Red Sox and the Patriots because that is usually how it works around this time of the year. That is untrue this year though, as there is a lot that will go on this... Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - In an appearance on 98.5 The Sports Hub’s “Toucher and Rich” show today, Boston Celtics general manager Danny Ainge said that Lonzo Ball would not be working out for the Celtics leading up to the NBA Draft. This was rumored to be what would happen... Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - For most of the first half last night, I was quietly talking myself into the Celtics beating the Cavaliers and maybe having a shot in the series. I was way too scared to say anything out loud because I knew the Cavaliers weren’t going to make it... Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Things got really gloomy for Celtics fan over the weekend as the team got their doors blown off again in Game 2 by LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers. After the 130-86 loss at home, the team fell into an 0-2 hole and looked about as checked... Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Last night, the dreams of Boston Celtics fans everywhere were realized when the ping pong balls finally bounced the right way and the C’s were awarded their first ever #1 overall draft pick. The night that fans have been patiently waiting for while... Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Tonight in Boston, the Celtics will play host to the reigning NBA champions, the Cleveland Cavaliers as they start their Eastern Conference Finals series. The C’s will continue to have home court advantage, even against Cleveland, because of the... Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Sometimes in sports, the unlikeliest heroes are the ones who step up and deliver in the biggest moments. On Monday night in Boston, that was the case as Celtics big man Kelly Olynyk had the game of his life and helped push his team by the... Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Tonight in Boston, the Celtics and the Washington Wizards will face off in a Game 7 with the right to head to the Eastern Conference Finals on the line. We’re here in this situation because of a blown opportunity by Boston and an amazing shot by... Read more.
Well, if you wanted to see what Celtics general manager Danny Ainge has been dreaming up for the past few years, it became a reality on Wednesday night in Boston. The Celtics played one of their best games in a long time to run over the Wizards by a score of 123-101 and... Read more.
In what many Celtics fans expected to be a bounce back game for the team, the C’s again did not show up and got pounded by the Wizards, this time losing 121-102. The loss ties the series at two games apiece as each team has won both games on their home courts. It also... Read more.
After the Boston Celtics took care of the Chicago Bulls by 105-83 on Friday night, they advanced to the Eastern Conference Semifinals for the first time since the 2011-2012 season. It was Brad Stevens’ first career playoff series win and the first time out of the first... Read more.
On Friday, when Rajon Rondo was declared out with a broken thumb I knew the Celtics and Bulls series was about to get really interesting. The Celtics were in an 0-2 hole after dropping both games in Boston during a tough week. Rondo had been a catalyst for a feisty Bulls... Read more.
Let me first start by saying that I think the Celtics will still win this series. Being down 2-0 is not good but this thing is far from over at this point. With that said, the Celtics deserve to catch a lot of criticism for the way they have played thus far, and I plan on... Read more.
The first game of the Celtics postseason was very different than most other playoff games. Star point guard Isaiah Thomas had just lost his 22-year-old sister in a tragic car crash the day before and he would be playing with a heavy heart. Really, the whole team would be... Read more.
The Boston Celtics have climbed to basically even in the standings with the mighty Cleveland Cavaliers after their 112-108 victory over the Miami Heat on Sunday. The win puts the Celtics only percentage points behind the Cavs for the top overall seed in the Eastern... Read more.
Coming off a weekend in which star point guard Isaiah Thomas did not play and the Celtics dropped a game to the lowly Philadelphia 76ers, the C’s needed to bounce back to face off with a formidable opponent. They did just that as they played host to another Eastern... Read more.
The Boston Celtics had a rough few days before they arrived at Oracle Arena in the Bay Area to take on the Golden State Warriors. They had blown a game to the Phoenix Suns and dropped one to the Los Angeles Clippers while star point guard Isaiah Thomas lost his cool... Read more.
Since the NBA trade deadline last week, the Celtics had been teetering on the edge of a breakdown. Going into yesterday’s game against the Eastern Conference powerhouse Cavaliers and LeBron James, they needed a big win or even just a better performance. A bad loss to the... Read more.
After a long week of build up and a deadline day filled with rumors and reports, the Celtics came away with nothing. Who really knows how much of what was being said was true, but it sounded for a while there like Boston may actually pull off a move for Indiana Pacers... Read more.
The NBA rumor mill is firing on all cylinders as we have now moved past All Star Weekend and on to the league’s trade deadline. The official time when teams can no longer talk trade is this Thursday, the 23rd, at 3 p.m. ET and the possibilities are endless. Some deals... Read more.
Lost in all the craziness of Super Bowl Sunday, was another Boston star athlete. It was Paul Pierce, the long time Celtics great, returning to Boston as a member of the Los Angeles Clippers one last time. Pierce has announced that this season will be his final one so... Read more.