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WATCH: Cavaliers’ J.R. Smith Ejected For Knocking Jae Crowder To Floor

J.R. Smith was ejected from Cleveland’s playoff game on Sunday after swinging his arm back and knocking Boston’s Jae Crowder to the floor early in the second half.

04/27/2015

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Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: April 13th-April 17th

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.

04/17/2015

Evan Turner of the Boston Celtics shoots the ball against the Knicks’ Andrea Bargnani, right, on March 27, 2015 at Madison Square Garden. (Photo by Brian Babineau/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bargnani Scores 25, But Knicks Fall At Home To Celtics

Isaiah Thomas scored 18 points and Jae Crowder had 17 points and nine rebounds as the Boston Celtics held off a late rally by the New York Knicks for a 96-92 win on Friday night.

03/27/2015

NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 23: Avery Bradley #0 of the Boston Celtics shoots against the Brooklyn Nets on March 23, 2015 at the Barclays Center in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015 NBAE (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets Don’t Do Themselves Any Favors In Loss To Celtics

Evan Turner had 19 points, 12 assists and 10 rebounds, and the Boston Celtics beat the Brooklyn Nets 110-91 on Monday night to snap a three-game losing streak that had dropped them out of playoff position.

03/24/2015

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Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers: March 16th To March 20th

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.

03/20/2015

BOSTON, MA - FEBRUARY 25:  Marcus Smart #36 of the Boston Celtics goes to the basket against the New York Knicks on February 25, 2015 at TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015 NBAE (Photo by Brian Babineau/NBAE via Getty Images)

Celtics Rout Knicks As New York Extends Losing Streak To 8

Evan Turner had his first career triple-double with 10 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists and Boston pulled away with 20 unanswered points in the second half.

02/26/2015

NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 3:  Avery Bradley #0 of the Boston Celtics goes to the basket against the New York Knicks on February 3, 2015 at Madison Square Garden in New York City.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015 NBAE (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Anthony Scores 21 As Knicks Fall To Boston 108-97

Avery Bradley scored 26 points, Jared Sullinger added 22 and the Boston Celtics snapped a three-game losing streak with a 108-97 victory over the New York Knicks on Tuesday night.

02/04/2015

Kevin Garnett battles for the ball against Tyler Zeller and Jared Sullinger of the Boston Celtics during a game at Barclays Center on January 7, 2015. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Season After KG-Pierce Blockbuster, Nets Sink To Celtics’ Level

It’s obvious that the 16-19 Nets are an unmitigated disaster — just one season after the trade that was supposed to change everything and launch them into the NBA’s elite company.

01/08/2015

Jarrett Jack #0 of the Brooklyn Nets handles the ball against the Boston Celtics during the game on December 26, 2014 at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Brian Babineau /NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets Use Big Fourth Quarter To Edge Celtics, Win Third Straight

Jarrett Jack nailed a tiebreaking jumper in the lane with 28 seconds to play and finished with 27 points Friday, lifting the Brooklyn Nets to a 109-107 win over the Boston Celtics.

12/26/2014

BOSTON, MA - DECEMBER 12: Pablo Prigioni #9 of the New York Knicks celebrates during a game against the Boston Celtics on December 12, 2014 at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by Brian Babineau /NBAE via Getty Images)

Knicks Snap 10-Game Losing Streak With 101-95 Win Over Celtics

Carmelo Anthony scored 22 points, Amare Stoudemire had 20 and the New York Knicks snapped a 10-game losing streak with a 101-95 victory over the Boston Celtics on Friday night.

12/12/2014

BOSTON, MA - OCTOBER 29: Rajon Rondo #9 of the Boston Celtics drives against the Brooklyn Nets during the game on October 29, 2014 at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by Brian Babineau /NBAE via Getty Images)

Rondo Returns, Celtics Top Nets In Season Opener

Rajon Rondo returned from a broken hand and had 13 points, 12 assists and seven rebounds in the season opener Wednesday night to help the Boston Celtics beat the Brooklyn Nets 121-105.

10/30/2014

Lionel Hollins (Photo by Nathaniel S Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Hollins, Nets Looking To Start Season Strong Against Celtics

A season after some middling results with the NBA’s most expensive roster, the Nets are starting fresh this season with a new coach, a thinned-down payroll and – they hope – a stronger start.

10/29/2014

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Jared Max: 44-Minute Games? Don’t Stop There, NBA Commish

How about 10-minute quarters — can we compromise there? Forty minutes of basketball would replicate the college game, where NBA players were groomed.

10/21/2014

Brook Lopez

Lichtenstein: 44-Minute Games Won’t Solve NBA’s Injury Crisis

The league seems content to take as much of the fans’ money as fast as they can, even if it means more performances by understudies in lieu of marquee attractions like Brook Lopez.

10/20/2014

Barclays Center (Photo by David Dow/NBAE via Getty Images)

NBA Tabs Nets, Celtics For Experimental 44-Minute Game

The NBA announced Tuesday that it would shorten each quarter by one minute during Sunday’s preseason game at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center.

10/14/2014

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