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About Me: I've been a Celtics diehard since my teenage years in the '60s. No other team matters to me as much as the Celtics do. We have a group of Celtics fans in the Philippines called Celtics Philippines, and it would be great to network with other Celtics faithful in other countries. Fortunately, The Boston Globe provides a forum for such networking even if only through messages.

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  • Posted 07/31/2011 06:09:10 EDT

    In Response to Did not having a rival help or hurt MJ: [QUOTE]Magic and Larry Russell and Wilt Did the fact MJ had no one close to his talent help or hurt his legacy. I know he is the greatest ever bu more »

  • Posted 07/25/2011 08:16:16 EDT

    Top five would have been uncertain (there are many variables, you see, from injuries to unforeseen circumstances, which Len Bias' tragic death¬†certainly showcased), but no way would Lenny have been li more »

  • Posted 09/10/2010 10:22:12 EDT

    With all due respect, Kevin McHale is a good coach, and this he proved with Minnesota when he took over the bench chores.¬† The win-loss record may not have reflected it but he's similar to Doc Rivers more »

  • Posted 02/14/2010 07:33:24 EST

    Yes, you're right, dcarn. One has to know Paul Pierce to realize that he is a giddy guy who is carried often by emotion when he's successful, and not without reason. The guy has gone through a lot, fr more »

  • Posted 04/28/2009 09:02:13 EDT

    I understand the Celtics' luxury tax concerns, but it would be very insensitive to my mind if my favorite team, the Celtics, do not re-sign Leon Powe to at least a one-year contract with a team option more »

  • Posted 04/11/2009 06:50:45 EDT

    You're absolutely right, ncondon. The Cavs may have won more games this year, but that's a function more of LeBron James playing out of his head and the Cavs being able to overcome lesser injuries to more »