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2010-11-09 08:15:00

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. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20101109/NE97530LOGO ) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101109/NE97530LOGO ) The iRenew(TM) bracelet has become one of the most popular sports bands and fashion trends of 2010, and Rondo will...

2009-05-14 21:15:30

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. The winner of that one will take on Cleveland in the conference finals. Rajon Rondo made a jump shot for Boston with 3:50 remaining to forge a 75-75 tie and the defending champion Celtics did not score...

2009-05-10 23:02:17

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. It's just hard work. Paul Pierce led the Celtics with 27...

2009-05-06 22:18:22

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...

2009-05-04 22:14:22

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...

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2009-04-30 22:25:00

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. Having played four overtime games in their opening-round series, including three in a row, the Bulls and defending NBA champion Celtics will play a seventh and deciding contest Saturday in Boston. The winner will on Orlando in the second round, the Magic having advanced Thursday by taking out Philadelphia in six games. Boston's Ray Allen...

2009-04-28 22:02:02

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. Rajon Rondo had 28 points, 11 assists and eight rebounds and Glen Davis 21 points and six rebounds for the Celtics. Kendrick Perkins added 16 points and 19 rebounds for Boston, who could close out the first round...

2009-04-26 16:34:18

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 tie the game by Boston's Paul Pierce. Derrick Rose scored 23 points, Ben Gordon had 22 and Salmons totaled 20 for the Bulls, who had seven players in double figures. Pierce tallied 29 points, Ray...

2009-04-23 22:06:11

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. The defending champion Celtics needed a late 3-pointer from Ray Allen Monday to prevent a possible 2-0 deficit against the Bulls, but Boston stormed back on the opponent's floor to gain command in the series for the first time....

2009-04-20 21:29:12

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. Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo had 19 points, 16 assists and 12 rebounds. Glen Davis, starting in place of injured Kevin Garnett, had 26 points and nine rebounds for Boston. Chicago was led by Ben...


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callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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