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David Letterman's Top 10 list tonight: Lies of the Year. No. 4 "I am a proud Knicks fan."
Coach Sampson out there coachin them boyz! My mans
Browning was Syracuse's OC in 2008. Spent this season at Davidson at Davidson, as asst head coach, OL and TE coach.
You know what this game needs? Captain Jack
The Knicks and Lakers are desperate for a point guard. You're making this too easy for Masai.
Comment of the Year: "Ainge one of NBA's best execs? What were u drinking when u wrote that? He has yet to replace James Posey & PJ Brown."
Is it legal for Rudy Gay to play for both All Star teams this year?
Rondo is sixth among East guards with 80,899 votes. Imagine if he'd actually played...
The fact that PG is second in East frontcourt voting shows that fans have been paying attention.
Jeff Green 8th in frontcourt in first NBA All-Star ballot check. Garnett 6th. LeBron 1st in category and overall.
NBA All-Star balloting first returns: Jeff Green is 8th in Eastern Conference frontcourt, Rajon Rondo is 6th in backcourt.
C's in All-Star balloting 1st returns: Jeff Green is 8th in frontcourt; Rondo is 6th in backcourt. Only two C's in top 10 for East.
Well, there's a long line starting behind behind Ray Allen, Johnny Damon and Adam Vinatieri that say otherwise.
Said last night fans that Boston fans treated Doc well, but to act like Boston fans always show appreciation to those who won there...
The only way to go the distance in anything (a game or in life) is that you have to have the resolve and the will to stay in the game!
Stats r often misunderstood. Its not those that we see in the paper or on the stat sheet that r important. Its the efforts behind the stats!
God Never Said That The Journey Will Be Easy,But Said That Arrival Will Be Worthwhile!
Random stat: Notre Dame QB Tommy Rees in 8 wins: 57.1%, 250.4 ypg, 19 TD, 4 INT. In 4 losses: 48.6%, 233.6 ypg, 8 TD, 9 INT.
Doc Rivers: "The best decision I ever made was 10 years ago when I decided to come (to Boston). That was the best decision I ever made.”
Funny to watch old NBA games from the 70s and 80s and see a dude hit a FT and his teammates just stand there after the make, no handshakes.
Wallace on Celtics last two losses: "We've played very talented teams and those types of teams, you have to play an almost perfect game."
Brad Stevens applauded along w/ Celtics fans during Doc Rivers tribute video. Stevens: "Everybody else was up & I should have been up too."
An emotional Doc Rivers: "People don't get Boston, they really don't. They don't understand. I think you have to be part of it to get it."
Rivers: "I'm still emotional. I thought the fans were...It was just a really nice day. This is... it's such a classy place."
Diaco agreed to a five-year contract starting at $1.5 million per year. By comparison, Kyle Flood signed a 5-year contract starting at $750K
Doc needed 9 full seconds (yeah, we timed it) to compose himself when discussing his reception at the Garden.
Doc, after choking up at the start of his press conference. - "People don't get Boston. You have to be part of it to understand it."
Notre Dame defensive coordinator Bob Diaco to become head coach at UConn, according to multiple reports.
Stevens on applauding Doc: "I respect a good coach. I'm appreciative of the opportunity I have, and I'm appreciative of his time here."
Stevens: "I thought we played really well in the 1st half. Didn't think we played well at all in the 2nd half. Hopefully we can get better."
That Doc presser was one of the most emotional I have been in in awhile.
Doc on Brad Stevens: "He's going to be terrific coach...Brad's going to be a terrific coach and he's going to be here a long time."
Emotional post game with Doc. He finally sighs and asks, "Can we talk about basketball?"
Doc says coming to Boston 10 years ago was the best decision he ever made. Then jokes: "Can we talk some basketball?"
Doc: "People don't get Boston. You have to be part of it to get it. It's a special place. The best decision I ever made was 10 years ago."
2/2) "I was basically useless for the first 18 minutes of the game. It's an amazing fan base. I just want everything to go well for them."
1/2) Doc on jumbotron tribute: "I'm still emotional. I thought the fans were...It was a really nice day. It's such a classy place here."
Emotional Doc Rivers chokes up trying to describe crowd reaction to him. "Amazing fan base."