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About Me: Lifelong Celtic fan dating back to the early '60's..member of the 1966 Senior Little League World Champions (East Rochester, NY)...moved to Maine and retired in June 2010

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  • Forum Post: Danny Do Nothing!

    Posted 07/23/2014 08:22:13 EDT

    I keep looking at Golden State.....it took them quite a while but they have built themselves a contender...


  • Forum Post: Kevin Love to Cavs

    Posted 07/22/2014 08:19:27 EDT

      True. That's why I keep saying let's wait and build through the draft. 3 years from now, Lebron will be on the decline. By that time, our young guys will be reaching their prime. Quote .....I agree more »

  • Forum Post: Something for nothing

    Posted 07/19/2014 09:14:15 EDT

    I've been a Celtic fan since the early '60's.......I have followed and loved this franchise for such a long time....now, here we are discussing tanking in order to become relevant again in the next 3- more »

  • Forum Post: Something for nothing

    Posted 07/19/2014 09:08:39 EDT



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  • Forum Post: I hate the term "undersized"

    Posted 07/15/2014 06:16:52 EDT

    Dave Cowens....6-9...too short to play center in the NBA.....ROY.....MVP.....HOF.....it's more about talent, heart, and inner drive....


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  • Forum Post: If Embiid slips to #6, do we pick him?

    Posted 06/21/2014 11:25:16 EDT

    The ESPN home page has an article/video....in it I believe they said that MJ had the same surgery during his second year in the league http://espn.go.com/nba/draft2014/story/_/id/11113739/2014-nba-dra more »

  • Forum Post: Thank you and Congrats SA

    Posted 06/16/2014 09:52:48 EDT

    In response to mellymel3's comment: [QUOTE] LMAO...Not 3, not 4, not 5, not 6, not 7....JUST 2! BWAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!!!!!!!!!!! ......and if San Antonio hadn't blown game 6 last year it would'v more »

  • Forum Post: Championship teams with relatively low point guard assist figures- 1990-91 thru 2012-13

    Posted 04/06/2014 09:22:18 EDT

    The "Modern NBA"...... it didn't begin with the Magic/Bird era it didn't begin with the NBA/ABA merger it didn't begin with the introduction of expansion it began with the advent of the 24 second shot more »


    Posted 03/20/2014 08:06:44 EDT

    Yeah Mel, that would've been an epic battle......!

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    Posted 03/20/2014 04:59:11 EDT

    The picture of Mikan vs. the Globetrotters reminded me that almost one third of the Lakers' titles came before the advent of the modern NBA game.... for anyone who doesn't know when the modern NBA beg more »

  • Forum Post: Sorry Laker Trolls but this one is for you! ZEN MASTER to KNICKS

    Posted 03/15/2014 08:14:14 EDT

    Check out these stories from Pro Sports Daily which is a great site for sports fans.... http://www.prosportsdaily.com/articles/no-phil-shows-kobe-doesnt-run-lakers-295691.html Kobe is irrelevant to ma more »

  • Forum Post: source: Celts intend to keep HUMP for the rest of the year + even for next year!

    Posted 02/21/2014 09:35:42 EST

    ....as in Walpole Maine......?

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  • Forum Post: Poll...

    Posted 02/20/2014 06:12:11 EST

    "GK" that's a classic.....I admire your sense of humor my friend....now here's hoping your Lakers beat my Celtics tomorrow night....we both need some help....but something tells me both of our teams w more »

  • Forum Post: Adam Silver on tanking: ‘absolutely no evidence’ that any team has lost a single game on purpose!

    Posted 02/18/2014 08:18:39 EST

    I don't think there is anyone out there worth tanking for at the moment.....the top 3-5 picks may help some teams in the next several years....but there are no franchise altering players coming on boa more »

  • Forum Post: Bill Russell To LeBron James: “Thank You For Leaving Me Off Your Mount Rushmore”

    Posted 02/18/2014 10:30:26 EST

    so Russ has back to back high school championships....back to back college championships....a gold medal....and eleven NBA Championships in thirteen years....that includes twelve trips to the finals.. more »

  • Forum Post: What really set the Celtics back in the 1990's

    Posted 02/15/2014 08:55:04 EST

    one thing I have to touch on....it has been said that a "championship calibre team" should not be expected to land a #2 pick....   the Lakers added Magic with the #1 and a couple of years later (as ch more »

  • Forum Post: Celtics fall again in NBA Lotto, Lakers rise to 6 Hole

    Posted 02/15/2014 08:31:10 EST

    I agree whole heartedly.....going by head to head numbers,  the Celts are the all time winners....of course we already knew that...we've been saying it for years.....but since Laker fans are now makin more »

  • Forum Post: BRON demands to b on the NBA's MT RUSHMORE, who comes off, who's in?

    Posted 02/14/2014 02:14:55 EST

    they debated this on ESPN the other night.....since basketball is a team sport....all agreed....during a 15 year run.....based on 2 NCAA Championships, 1 Gold Medal, and 11 NBA Titles (12 trips to the more »

  • Forum Post: Hump Wished Employees Good Luck

    Posted 02/13/2014 08:54:54 EST

    Guys, I think the reasons that the Celtics don't attract big name free agents is quite simple... Boston has been historically the greatest franchise in NBA history....but for 20 somethings (or teenage more »

  • Forum Post: Happy 80th Birthday to the Greatest Winner of All-Time

    Posted 02/12/2014 09:23:42 EST

    15 years.....14 championships....two NCAA Titles (undefeated teams).....the Gold Medal at the Olympics.....and 11 NBA Championships in 13 years......12 trips to the Finals....he was injured in the '58 more »

  • Forum Post: Celtics have won 4 out of their last 5 games

    Posted 02/12/2014 11:17:01 EST

    this draft is not bringing in any instant superstars.....at least that seems to be the thinking around the league....several "big names" may not be coming out......I can't help but to continue to root more »

  • Forum Post: Celtics fall again in NBA Lotto, Lakers rise to 6 Hole

    Posted 02/11/2014 08:10:30 EST

    the way it's looking, several of the top lottery pix may be staying for another year or two....plus, none of them are playing like the "draft experts" thought they would....the consensus  is that ther more »

  • Forum Post: Game Thread: Celtics vs Magic

    Posted 02/02/2014 02:20:36 EST

    I loved listening to Jackie and Tommy.....there is nothing better than getting to listed to the "home team" announce the games....I love litening to Tommy yell...."That was a terrible call"....you kno more »

  • Forum Post: Celtics land 1st overall pick in the 2014 draft

    Posted 01/19/2014 04:40:19 EST

    I heard on ESPN that Parker is a Mormon and may take a two year sabbatical to go on a mission before entering the NBA.....

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  • Forum Post: Celtics/Raptors game thread

    Posted 01/15/2014 09:29:10 EST

    Stories....great call on Sully....this kid understands the game....in fact the kid is very quickly becoming the man!

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