Basketball Reference Has Celtics With 47.5% Chance to Win NBA Championship

According to the Basketball-Reference database, the statistics site shows the Boston Celtics with a 47.5% chance to win this season’s 2024 NBA championship coming out of the All-Star break. The Minnesota Timberwolves possess the second-highest percentage (14.8%), followed by the Oklahoma City Thunder (14.3%), Los Angeles Clippers (6.1%), Cleveland Cavaliers (5.7%), and New York Knicks […]

James Foglio  •  22 Feb 2024
Celtics vs. Bulls Odds, Picks, & Predictions (Feb. 22)

On Thursday night, the Chicago Bulls (26-29, 29-25-1 ATS) host the Boston Celtics (43-12, 25-27-3 ATS) in the second meeting of the 2023-24 NBA season; preview, odds, picks, predictions, and injuries for the Celtics vs Bulls matchup are here. Sportsbooks show the Celtics as 8-point favorites on the road. BetOnline odds are below. Celtics vs. […]

James Foglio  •  21 Feb 2024
Former NBA player Scot Pollard finds donor for heart transplant

Former NBA player Scot Pollard found a heart transplant donor at the Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee, where he was admitted Feb. 7. His wife, Dawn Pollard, broke the news on Friday. “Scot wanted me to let everyone know that the pre-heart transplant hair is gone, it’s go time!” Pollard’s wife Dawn posted […]

James Foglio  •  17 Feb 2024
Bucks called Celtics owner Wyc Grousbeck before hiring Doc Rivers

The Milwaukee Bucks contacted Boston Celtics governor and majority owner Wyc Grousbeck prior to hiring Doc Rivers. Speaking on WEEI’s “The Greg Hill Show” on Friday, Grousbeck revealed that he was a reference call on behalf of Rivers. “I love Doc,” Grousbeck said. “I got a reference call on Doc from the Bucks. Truthfully, I […]

James Foglio  •  16 Feb 2024
Celtics vs. Nets Odds, Picks, & Predictions (Feb. 13)

Tonight, the Brooklyn Nets (21-31, 24-26-2 ATS) host the Boston Celtics (41-12, 24-27-2 ATS) in the third meeting of the 2023-24 NBA season; Celtics vs Nets preview, odds, picks, predictions, and injuries are here. Sportsbooks show the Celtics as 9-point favorites on the road. BetOnline odds are below. Celtics vs. Nets Game Preview Click the […]

James Foglio  •  13 Feb 2024
Grizzlies trade Xavier Tillman to Celtics for Lamar Stevens, two second-round draft picks

The Memphis Grizzlies are trading forward/center Xavier Tillman to the Boston Celtics for two second-round draft picks and forward Lamar Stevens, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. The Celtics are sending a 2027 second-rounder via Atlanta and a 2030 second-rounder via Dallas to the Grizzlies. Tillman, 25, is on an expiring four-year, $6.53 million contract. The […]

James Foglio  •  07 Feb 2024
Hawks vs. Celtics Odds, Picks, & Predictions (Feb. 7)

Tonight, the Boston Celtics (37-11, 24-24-2 ATS) host the Atlanta Hawks (24-25, 14-36 ATS) in the second meeting of the 2023-24 NBA season; preview, odds, picks, predictions, and injuries for the Hawks vs Celtics matchup are here. Sportsbooks show the Celtics as 12.5-point favorites at home. BetOnline odds are below. Hawks vs. Celtics Game Preview […]

James Foglio  •  07 Feb 2024
Bulls’ Andre Drummond Drawing Trade Interest From Celtics, Mavericks, Lakers, & Suns

Chicago Bulls center Andre Drummond is drawing trade interest from the Boston Celtics, Dallas Mavericks, Los Angeles Lakers, and Phoenix Suns. Drummond, 30, is currently in his 12th season. The NBA trade deadline is this Thursday, Feb. 8 at 3 p.m. ET. “One Bulls player who could be dealt, however, is center Andre Drummond, who’s […]

James Foglio  •  05 Feb 2024
Lakers vs. Celtics Odds, Picks, & Predictions (Feb. 1)

Tonight, the Boston Celtics (37-11, 23-23-2 ATS) host the Los Angeles Lakers (24-25, 22-28 ATS) in the second meeting of the 2023-24 NBA season; preview, odds, picks, predictions, and injuries for the Lakers vs Celtics matchup are here. Sportsbooks show the Celtics as 12-point favorites at home. BetOnline odds are below. Lakers vs. Celtics Game […]

James Foglio  •  01 Feb 2024