Gerald Green providing a lift for Celtics as a starter
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Regrouping Bulls hope Canaan can provide answer at point
When coach Brad Stevens admitted that he was considering changing the starting lineup after the Celtics lost their first two Eastern Conference playoff games, most expected him to turn to Jonas Jerebko or rookie Jaylen Brown. No one figured he'd start
After two disappointing performances on their home floor with star guard Isaiah Thomas having to also navigate the emotions of losing his sister in a tragic car crash, the Boston Celtics arrived in Chicago in desperate need of a spark going into Game 3.
Photos from Game 4 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals between the Bulls and Celtics on April 23, 2017, at the United Center. K.C. JohnsonContact ReporterChicago Tribune. Adjustments are as much a part of playoff basketball as the Larry O'Brien
Celtics' Isaiah Thomas: 'Mentally and emotionally I'm not here'
George is from Southern California, and he keeps indicating his dissatisfaction with the Pacers. He'll be an unrestricted free agent in 2018. Even Lakers president Magic Johnson is talking about George. Where do rumors like this originate? Mitch …
Isaiah Canaan is Game 5 starter as Bulls' point guard woes continue
The Bruins' season came to an end Sunday afternoon, while the Celtics evened their playoff series with a gutsy win over the Bulls. Frustrated Bulls unable to defend against Celtics: “Isaiah Thomas is a real competitor and warrior,” the second-year …
Anyone who has followed the Chicago Bulls all season probably appreciated coach Fred Hoiberg bringing a little fire to the news conference following the Game 4 loss at the United Center. ADVERTISING. ADVERTISING. inRead invented by Teads. . Of course, the answer is D. Everything about the postseason is different from the league's 82-game warm-up. (Sure, LeBron still gets plenty of rest but only after his annual first round series sweep.) The point is that everyone — players, coaches … . COMMENTARY. Let's start where it started: With another dazzling start by an unlikely starter. Gerald Green played 47 games this season in his return to the Celtics, a decade after he was exiled to Minnesota in the Kevin Garnett trade. Most nights, he …
“When you're allowed to discontinue your dribble on every possession, he's impossible to guard,” Hoiberg said after his Bulls lost 104-95 in Game 4 at the United Center. “When you're able to put your hand under the ball and take two or three steps and …
Brad Stevens Doesn't Seem Concerned By Questions About Isaiah Thomas' Dribbling
The Rockets bench made a big production when an intentionally fouled Andre Roberson kept missing free throws in the Thunder's Game 4 loss to the Rockets yesterday. Russell Westbrook stuck up for his teammate. Royce Young of ESPN:. Robin Lopez is the clear mismatch for the Chicago Bulls against the Boston Celtics. Instead of finding a way for Jimmy Butler to be effective, Fred Hoiberg should be looking to destroy the physical Boston front with the best big man the Bulls possess.
Celtics' leader Isaiah Thomas playing big at a tough time
Thomas is dealing with the death of his sister, but came up big in Game 4 for the Celtics. By STEVE BULPETTBoston Herald. Share. facebook · tweet · email · Comment. Read Article. An emotional Isaiah Thomas stands by himself during pregame. (CBS) An afterthought for the Bulls less than a week ago, Isaiah Canaan will now play a large, pivotal role for the Bulls in their most important game of the season to date. Canaan will start at point guard for Chicago in Game 5 at Boston on Wednesday … . BOSTON, MA – APRIL 18: Isaiah Thomas #4 of the Boston Celtics drives against Robin Lopez #8 of the Chicago Bulls during the third quarter of Game Two of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals at TD Garden on April 18, 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts.
Isaiah Thomas is "impossible to guard," according to Bulls coach Fred Hoiberg — but that's just because he travels on "every possession." Boston defeated Chicago, 104-95, Sunday night in Game 4 to even the series. The Celtics point guard, who as a …
After the Celtics dropped their first two playoff games at home, an emotional Thomas has helped Boston tie the series. by Kristian Winfield@Krisplashed Apr 24, 2017, 2:30pm EDT. tweet · share · pin · Rec. Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports. After Isaiah