The former Celtics star's long return back to the court after hip surgery could finally be coming to an end.
Was this win a turning point for Boston?
Why are the Celtics so much better against the Toronto, Philadelphia and Milwaukee's of the world, but get drubbed against the Brooklyn, Orlando and Miami's of the NBA? Some of the C's shared their theories.
Kyrie Irving delivered late to see the Boston Celtics past the Toronto Raptors in the NBA.
Every time it looks like the Boston Celtics (25-18) have finally turned the corner and started to play like one of the preseason betting favorites to win the Eastern Conference, they hit a bump and make you question their legitimacy all over again. In the latest case, the Celtics literally hit a bump on the road by going 0-3 straight up and against the spread on a recently completed three-game trip before heading home for Wednesday's big showdown with the East-leading Toronto Raptors (33-12) as small opening 1-point favorites on the NBA odds at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. Boston lost the three games by a combined 25 points after falling 109-102 to the Brooklyn Nets as...