NEW YORK -- Paul Pierce felt like the writing was on the wall. The Boston Celtics were headed in a different direction, particularly after the departure of coach Doc Rivers, and Pierce had resigned himself to the fact that he would likely be traded from the only NBA team he’d ever known.
Your turn to play armchair general manager: Pick which players should return next season for the Celtics.
The Celtics announced Monday that forward Jae Crowder sustained a sprained left ACL during Sunday's season-ending Game 4 loss to the Cavaliers.
David Thorpe understands and appreciate Kevin Love's ire, but says the Celtics' Kelly Olynyk did nothing out of the ordinary.
Brad Stevens took the Celtics further than anyone imagined, earning high praise from executives and coaches around the league, writes Jeff Goodman.
The Cavs needed just four games to oust the Celtics, but they didn't escape unscathed. Our panel examines the road ahead for Cleveland.
Jason Terry finding Dwight Howard for the ferocious one-handed slam is the top play in the NBA.
While Cleveland plays the waiting game, the availability of Kevin Love and J.R. Smith is suddenly in jeopardy.
After the Cavs swept away the Celtics, LeBron James expressed admiration for the second-year Celtics coach
Even after the Boston Celtics were swept, their fans gave them a standing ovation in recognition of the fortitude, resiliency and promise that this squad can build from.
The playoff sweep at the hands of the Cleveland Cavaliers won't detract from the progress made by the Boston Celtics during the 2014-15 season.
Kevin Pelton looks at how the Boston Celtics could reload their roster for 2015-16, noting the team has a lot of good young players returning and some cap space to work with.
Cavs forward Kevin Love tells reporters after the game that he expects NBA league officials to review the play "and it better be swift and just."
Kevin Love comments on getting tangled up with Kelly Olynyk, which left Love with a dislocated shoulder.
LeBron James and Kyrie Irving combine for 51 points in Cleveland's 101-93 win over Boston, but they lose Kevin Love to a shoulder injury.