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NORWELL, Mass., Nov. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- NBA Championship winner and Boston Celtics Point Guard Rajon Rondo partners with iRenew(TM) this month to be the first to wear the company's new sports band slated to hit the market in early 2011.
Dwight Howard gave Orlando the lead with 3:50 to play Thursday and the Magic scored the final eight points to down Boston 83-75 and stay alive in the playoffs. Orlando tied the Eastern Conference semifinals at 3-3 and forced a deciding seventh game, which will be played in Boston on Sunday.
Glen Davis hit a jumper at the buzzer Sunday to lift the Boston Celtics to a 95-94 win over Orlando and even their Eastern Conference semifinals series. The two teams will meet Tuesday for Game 5 in Boston. Davis, who scored 21 points and had six rebounds, kept the Celtics from falling into a deep hole when he drained the game-winner from inside the 3-point line on the left wing. I work on that shot every day, Davis said after the game.
Eddie House scored 31 points for the best playoff performance of his career Wednesday, carrying Boston to a 112-94 decision over Orlando. The defending champion Celtics evened the Eastern Conference semifinal series at 1-1 after falling behind by as many as 28 points in the opening game. Ray Allen added 22 points for Boston and Rajon Rondo had his third triple-double of the playoffs with 15 points, 11 rebounds and 18 assists. Allen and Rondo, however, combined to make only 14-of-34 shots...
Dwight Howard had 16 points and 22 rebounds Monday to help the Orlando Magic beat Boston 95-90 in the opener of their Eastern semifinal. The Magic were ahead by 28 points in the third quarter. The reigning NBA champion Celtics were coming off a series against Chicago that went to seven games, including four overtime contests totaling seven extra sessions. The Magic used a 37-7 run from late in the first half into the third quarter to build a 65-37 cushion before the Celtics rallied with a...
A blocked shot by Derrick Rose with 5 seconds to play in the third overtime Thursday finally brought Chicago an epic 128-127 playoff victory over Boston.
Paul Pierce scored with 3.4 seconds left in overtime Tuesday, handing Boston a 106-104 win over Chicago and a 3-2 lead in the Eastern quarterfinals. After Pierce's goal, Chicago's Brad Miller missed two free throws with 2 seconds left. Pierce had 26 points and seven rebounds.
Two late free throws and a blocked shot by Chicago's John Salmons Sunday finished off a 121-118 Bulls double-overtime playoff victory over Boston. The Eastern Conference quarterfinal series is tied 2-2. Salmons hit the free throws with 16.9 seconds remaining and then partially blocked an attempt to
Paul Pierce and Rajon Rondo dominated on offense Thursday and Boston's defense forced 22 turnovers in carrying the Celtics past Chicago 107-86. Boston took a 22-point halftime lead and coasted from there to grab a 2-1 advantage in the opening-round playoff series.
Ray Allen sank a 3-pointer with two seconds left Monday to give the Boston Celtics a 118-115 win over Chicago in Game 2 of their Eastern quarterfinals. The series is tied at 1-1, with Game 3 scheduled for Thursday in Chicago. Allen finished with 30 points, making 6-for-10 from 3-point range.
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