2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
19-17, 3rd in Atlantic
Tatum uses fancy dribble en route to hammer dunk (0:26)
2d
Tatum flips in bucket after nice spin move (0:19)
2d
Tatum cleans up Pritchard's miss with putback jam (0:22)
2d
Williams caps off block with alley-oop dunk (0:30)
2d
Williams flies over Zubac for impressive alley-oop (0:23)
4d
Tatum's corner 3 extends Celts' lead over Clippers (0:18)
4d
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5dTim Bontemps

What's wrong with the Celtics?

Boston has two under-25 All-Stars. So why does the team seem so far away from hanging an 18th championship banner?

Is it too soon to give up on the Celtics? (1:51)
5d
Celtics stun Wizards late behind Tatum's heroics (1:06)
6d
6d

Tatum, Celtics rally past Wizards 111-110

— Jayson Tatum made two twisting, driving baskets in the final 15 seconds and finished with 31 points Sunday night, leading the Boston Celtics to a 111-110 comeback victory over the Washington Wizards despite 46 points by Bradley Beal.

Robert Williams throws down one-handed alley-oop for Celtics (0:34)
6d
Tatum fires up Celtics with dunk over Lopez (0:28)
6d
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8dTim Bontemps

Kemba gives Celts needed lift: 'Willed us' to win

The Celtics needed a win Friday night after a run of losses, and it was Kemba Walker -- the veteran point guard who has endured his own struggles this season -- who came to the rescue. "I don't think we win the game without his will," Brad Stevens said.

Stevens points to Kemba's will for Celtics' win vs. Pacers (0:48)
8d
Williams turns steal into fast-break score (0:24)
8d
Sabonis answers Theis' trey with a 3 that bounces off top of backboard twice (0:53)
8d
Tatum drops sweet dime to Pritchard (0:17)
8d
9d

Chicago or Vegas?

Spain and Fitz get unrealistically excited about Russell Wilson naming their teams among the four he'd play for if a trade got made and lay out some Stump Speeches selling Russ on their cities. Unfortunately, Mina Kimes steps in to talk a little sense into them about Russ's future. They also talk about the Lakers' & Celtics' latest Ls, chat with Jesse Washington about The Undefeated: A Room of Our Own special and welcome Emily Kaplan in for an NHL edition of What'd I Miss?

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10d

Ainge backs Celtics stars despite 'major funk'

Danny Ainge says the Celtics are in a "major funk" after their third straight loss. Although he isn't blaming young stars Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown for all of Boston's struggles, Ainge also said "it's on them" to help the Celtics turn things around.

Stephen A. predicts Brad Stevens is in big trouble (2:02)
9d

Team Stats

Points Per Game111.719th
Rebounds Per Game43.818th
Assists Per Game22.427th
Points Allowed110.89th

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2020-211917.528
2019-204824.667
2018-194933.598
2017-185527.671
2016-175329.646