Backers of Boston's embattled Olympic bid to revise proposal
Backers of Boston's embattled Olympic bid to revise proposal

Backers of Boston`s controversial bid to host the 2024 Olympic on Monday are set to unveil a revised proposal they say will address concerns the event will be too costly and overwhelm the city`s infrastructure.

Satnam Singh hoping to become first India-born player in NBA
Satnam Singh hoping to become first India-born player in NBA

India-born Satnam Singh Bhamara may be included in this year's draft of America's National Basketball Association (NBA) as the 7ft-2inch, 290-pound Indian has taken part in training sessions of top teams - Sacramento Kings and Boston Celtics - this week.

Cleveland moves to within one victory of series sweep
Cleveland moves to within one victory of series sweep

LeBron James` Cleveland Cavaliers moved to within one win of advancing to the second round of the NBA playoffs with a 103-95 victory over the Boston Celtics on Thursday. 

LeBron James carries Cavaliers past Celtics
LeBron James carries Cavaliers past Celtics

LeBron James tallied 30 points, nine rebounds and seven assists as the Cleveland Cavaliers defeated the Boston Celtics 99-91 Tuesday to seize a 2-0 lead in their first round playoff series.

NBA: Cavaliers, Clippers cruise to series opening wins
NBA: Cavaliers, Clippers cruise to series opening wins

Kyrie Irving made the most of his playoff debut Sunday, scoring 30 points as the Cleveland Cavaliers defeated the Boston Celtics 113-100 in the opening game of their first round series.

NBA: Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart hit with one-game suspension
NBA: Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart hit with one-game suspension

Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart was handed a one-game suspension by the NBA on Saturday for hitting San Antonio`s Matt Bonner in the groin with an uppercut, the league announced.

Heat's Hassan Whiteside banned for blow to back of neck
Heat's Hassan Whiteside banned for blow to back of neck

Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside was suspended one game without pay Tuesday by the NBA for elbowing Boston Celtics center Kelly Olynyk in the back of the neck.

Boston Celtics snatch 89-88 win over Atlanta Hawks
Boston Celtics snatch 89-88 win over Atlanta Hawks

Boston Forward Evan Turner`s running shot just before the final buzzer broke Atlanta hearts on Wednesday, lifting the lowly Celtics to an 89-88 NBA victory over the high-flying Hawks.

NBA: Heat open four-game road trip with win at Boston
NBA: Heat open four-game road trip with win at Boston

Hassan Whiteside scored 20 points while Chris Bosh added 18 to spark the Miami Heat over the Boston Celtics 83-75 Sunday to open a four-game road trip.

 Rajon Rondo headed from Boston Celtics to Dallas Mavericks
Rajon Rondo headed from Boston Celtics to Dallas Mavericks

The Boston Celtics have traded versatile point guard Rajon Rondo to the Dallas Mavericks for three key players and an NBA first- and second-round draft pick, the Mavericks said Thursday.

LeBron James scores 41 as Cleveland Cavaliers rally to stun Boston Celtics
LeBron James scores 41 as Cleveland Cavaliers rally to stun Boston Celtics

LeBron James delivered his best game since returning to Cleveland, and the Cavaliers have a winning record for the first time this season with a come-from-behind 122-121 win over Boston on Friday.

Heat pummel Pacers to reach 4th straight NBA finals

LeBron James and Chris Bosh scored 25 points each as the two-time defending champion Miami Heat clobbered the Indiana Pacers 117-92 Friday to reach their fourth consecutive NBA finals.

Sixers pound Pistons to halt losing skid

The Philadelphia 76ers avoided a record-setting 27th consecutive loss with a dominating 123-98 win over the Detroit Pistons on Saturday.

Warriors acquire Crawford in three-team deal

The Golden State Warriors have acquired on Wednesday guards Jordan Crawford and MarShon Brooks from the Boston Celtics as part of a three-team deal that also included the Miami Heat.

Grizzlies, Celtics, Thunder complete trade deal

Jerryd Bayless joined the Boston Celtics from the Memphis Grizzlies on Tuesday as part of the three-team NBA trade deal that also included the Oklahoma City Thunder.

NBA: Rivers helps Clippers beat Celtics

Doc Rivers led Los Angeles Clippers to a 96-88 win over his former team Boston Celtics in the National Basketball Association (NBA) league Wednesday.

Kobe`s late jumper helps Lakers beat Celtics

Kobe Bryant displayed his customary late-game heroics and newfound trust in his team mates to help the Los Angeles Lakers beat the visiting Boston Celtics 97-94 on Sunday.

Cavs close with 12-0 run to beat Celtics 88-87

Kyrie Irving scored 23 points, sinking a layup with 2.6 seconds left as the Cleveland Cavaliers scored the last 12 points of the game to beat the Boston Celtics 88-87 on Sunday night.

Westbrook`s 3s leads Thunder past Celtics 97-88

Russell Westbrook scored 26 points, hitting a pair of 3-pointers in the final 91 seconds on Monday night to help the Oklahoma City Thunder pull away from Boston and beat the slumping Celtics 97-88.