Celtics Odds-On Favorites to Complete Repeat in 2025

The Boston Celtics won their 18th NBA championship on Monday night — the franchise’s first since 2008 — and sportsbook odds are already showing the C’s with the best odds to win next season’s title. ESPN BET shows the Boston Celtics with the shortest preseason title odds since the 2017-18 Warriors Caesars has the Celtics (+300) […]

James Foglio  •  18 Jun 2024
Mavericks’ Game 4 Win Was Third Largest In NBA Finals History

The Dallas Mavericks’ 122-84 Game 4 blowout victory against the Boston Celtics on Friday night was the third-largest win in NBA Finals history, ranking below the Chicago Bulls’ 96-54 thrashing of the Utah Jazz in 1998 and the Celtics’ 131-92 rout over the Los Angeles Lakers in 2008. Dallas Mavericks stars Luka Doncic, Kyrie Irving […]

James Foglio  •  15 Jun 2024
Celtics Had Multiple 30-Point Scorers in Game 3 of NBA Finals for Second Time in Franchise History

The Boston Celtics forward Jayson Tatum recorded 31 points and guard Jaylen Brown finished with 30 points in Wednesday night’s Game 3 victory of the 2024 NBA Finals against the Dallas Mavericks, becoming the first Celtics duo with multiple 30-point games in the Finals since John Havlicek and Bailey Howell on May 2, 1968. Boston […]

James Foglio  •  13 Jun 2024
Celtics’ Kristaps Porzingis Questionable For Game 3 With ‘Rare Injury’

Boston Celtics center Kristaps Porzingis suffered what the team called a “rare injury” to his left leg and has been downgraded to questionable for Game 3 of the 2024 NBA Finals at the Dallas Mavericks on Wednesday. Boston Celtics’ Kristaps Porzingis has a torn medial retinaculum, dislocation of the posterior tibialis tendon The Celtics announced Tuesday that […]

James Foglio  •  11 Jun 2024
Celtics’ Al Horford Becomes Fourth NBA Player With These Stats

Boston Celtics center Al Horford is the fourth player in NBA history to record at least 16,000 points, 10,000 rebounds, 4,000 assists, 1,000 blocks, and 900 steals in his regular season and playoff career. Boston Celtics’ Al Horford joins Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Tim Duncan, and Kevin Garnett Horford, who turned 38 years old on Monday, has […]

James Foglio  •  08 Jun 2024
NBA Finals Game 1 Viewership Drops to Three-Year Low

Game 1 of the 2024 NBA Finals between the Dallas Mavericks and Boston Celtics was anything but exciting for fans, as viewership dropped to a three-year low. The Celtics pounded Dallas 107-89 at TD Garden, and viewers did not stick around for the second half in the hope of a Mavs comeback. 2024 NBA Finals’ […]

James Foglio  •  08 Jun 2024
Ex-NBA Player Delonte West Arrested On Two Misdemeanor Charges

Former NBA guard Delonte West was arrested and jailed in Virginia early Thursday morning on misdemeanor charges of violating the conditions of his release and resisting arrest, according to local authorities. Fairfax County police arrested ex-NBA player Delonte West in Groveton, Virginia early Thursday morning West, 40, is being held at the Fairfax County Detention […]

James Foglio  •  06 Jun 2024
Celtics Coach Joe Mazzulla Says Kristaps Porzingis Will Have ‘A Little Bit Of Rust’

Boston Celtics center Kristaps Porzingis said Tuesday that “the plan” is for him to be available in Game 1 of the 2024 NBA Finals against the Dallas Mavericks. “That is the plan right now,” Porzingis said of playing Thursday. “Again, it’s a couple more days, and I think that could make a difference. Every day […]

James Foglio  •  05 Jun 2024
Celtics Open 2024 NBA Finals As Betting Favorites Over Mavericks

The Boston Celtics opened as -225 favorites Thursday at ESPN BET ahead of the 2024 NBA Finals against the Dallas Mavericks. Offshore sportsbooks, such as Bovada and BetOnline, show the Celtics as -210 and -375 favorites as well. The Mavericks were listed as +185 underdogs after their series-clinching Game 5 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves […]

James Foglio  •  31 May 2024