Kevin Garnett

Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau, left, and guard Derrick Rose. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Cowley: Thibodeau Out Of Rose’s Health Equation

Tom Thibodeau doesn’t want to be a fall guy in the Derrick Rose health saga, Joe Cowley explains.

CBS Chicago–11/05/2014

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Celtics Ready For Emotional Return Home

The Boston Celtics will play at the TD Garden for the first time Friday night since the events of the Boston Marathon.

04/26/2013

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Chandler, Knicks Expect Celtics To ‘Play With Pride’ In Emotional Return To Boston

The Celtics need a pick-me-up after losing the opening two games of their first-round playoff series against the Knicks. The city of Boston could use one, too, after a traumatic two weeks of bombings and manhunts and grieving.

04/26/2013

Paul Pierce of the Boston Celtics drives against Jimmy Butler. (Credit: Getty)

Celtics Hold On For 71-69 Win Over Bulls

Kevin Garnett scored eight of his 12 points in the fourth quarter and added 11 rebounds, and the Boston Celtics overcame poor shooting to beat the Chicago Bulls 71-69 Wednesday night.

02/13/2013

Carmelo Anthony & Kevin Garnett.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Carmelo: I Wanted To Talk, Not Fight, With Garnett

Carmelo Anthony said Tuesday he lost his cool after Kevin Garnett said things to him that he feels shouldn’t be said to “another man.”

CBS Chicago–01/08/2013

Carlos Boozer #5 of the Chicago Bulls goes to the basket past Brandon Bass #30 of the Boston Celtics on December 18, 2012 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/NBAE via Getty Images)

Deng, Boozer Score 21 As Bulls Beat Celtics 100-89

Luol Deng and Carlos Boozer scored 21 points apiece, Joakim Noah had a triple-double and the Chicago Bulls beat the Boston Celtics 100-89 on Tuesday night.

12/18/2012

Kevin Garnett. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Video: Garnett’s Bizarre Post Game Rant About Chemistry, Comcast & DIRECTV

We get it, Kevin, you’re a DIRECTV guy.

670 The Score–11/08/2012

Kevin Garnett #5 of the Boston Celtics shoots the ball against Udonis Haslem #40 of the Miami Heat in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Finals between the Boston Celtics and the Miami Heat during the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 5, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Celtics Take Control Of East, Beat Heat 94-90

Kevin Garnett finished with 26 points and 11 rebounds, Pierce scored 19 and the Celtics moved one win away from the East title by beating the Heat 94-90 on Tuesday night, taking a 3-2 lead in the series.

06/05/2012

Rajon Rondo #9 of the Boston Celtics goes to the basket against Mike Miller #13 of the Miami Heat in Game Two of the Eastern Conference Finals during the 2012 NBA Playoffs on May 30, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. (Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)

Heat Survive Rondo’s Huge Night, Win 115-111 In OT

LeBron James scored 34 points and grabbed 10 rebounds, Dwyane Wade scored 23 and the Miami Heat pulled off the biggest playoff comeback in franchise history to beat the Boston Celtics 115-111 in overtime on Wednesday night.

05/30/2012

Rajon Rondo #9 of the Boston Celtics reacts after scoring against the Philadelphia 76ers, in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2012 NBA Playoffs on May 26, 2012 at TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. The Celtics won 85-75. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Rondo’s Triple-Double Leads Boston To Eastern Conference Finals

Rajon Rondo helped his aging teammates keep their season going Saturday night, finishing with 18 points, 10 assists and 10 rebounds in Game 7 against the 76ers to lead the Celtics to an 85-75 victory and into an Eastern Conference finals matchup with the Miami Heat.

05/27/2012

Boston Celtics forward Paul Pierce shoots against the Atlanta Hawks in Game Two of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NBA Playoffs on May 1, 2012 at Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Celtics Even Series Against Hawks With 87-80 Win

Paul Pierce battled through another tough shooting night to score 36 points and the Boston Celtics wiped out Atlanta’s 11-point lead in the second half even without Rajon Rondo, stunning the Hawks 87-80 on Tuesday in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference playoffs.

05/01/2012

Rajon Rondo of the Boston Celtics. (Photo by Brian Babineau/NBAE via Getty Images)

Rondo’s Triple-Double Carries Celtics Over Bulls

Rajon Rondo recorded a triple-double with 32 points, 15 assists and 10 rebounds to lead the Boston Celtics to a 95-91 win Sunday over the Chicago Bulls, who were without star guard Derrick Rose.

02/12/2012

National Basketball Player's Association President Derek Fisher addresses the media about the Labor Relation Meetings. (Photo by Steven Freeman/NBAE via Getty Images)

NBA Talks Break Down Over Money, Games In Jeopardy

NBA owners and players have failed again to get close to a labor deal, and union president Derek Fisher says he anticipates the remainder of the preseason to be canceled.

CBS Chicago–10/04/2011

LeBron James and Dwyane Wade

Thompson: Celtics Beat By Their Own Formula

The Miami Heat made quick work of the reigning Eastern Conference champions by defeating Boston 4-1 in a second-round playoff series. Although the series lasted only five games, it was grueling from start to finish.

670 The Score–05/12/2011

Kobe Bryant

Thompson: Lakers, Celtics Facing Must-Win Game 3s

No one could have predicted that the defending conference champions would be in such deep holes so early in the playoffs. The Lakers and Celtics are both down two games to none and find themselves in must-win situations.

05/05/2011

Chicago Bulls

No Bulls Joining Rose For All-Stars

The NBA All-Star reserves were announced Thursday night. Many were hoping to see Carlos Boozer, Luol Deng or Joakim Noah named to the team. Unfortunately, those hoping to see more Bulls joining rose will be disappointed.

02/03/2011

Derrick Rose

Rose Pushes Bulls Past Celtics

The Chicago Bulls have lost the previous two games while the Celtics were on a four-game winning streak. That changed Saturday when the Bulls blocked the Celtics from getting ahead and taking a 90-79 victory.

01/08/2011

Joakim Noah

Bulls Struggle Against Celtics

The Chicago Bulls struggled against the Boston Celtics. Derrick Rose scored 20 points and Carlos Boozer scored 12, his second game this season. Kevin Garnett lead the Celtics to a 104-92 win over the Bulls.

12/03/2010

Derrick Rose

Bulls Look To Bounce Back In Boston

Carlos Boozer’s Bulls debut was not what he or any one else expected. Boozer and the Bulls looked out of sync and were dominated by the Orlando Magic. The Bulls try to get back on track in Boston.

12/03/2010

Derrick Rose

Bulls Fall Short In OT

Tom Thibodeau faced his old team, the Celtics, Friday night. The Bulls made a strong second half push for the lead, tying at 96 points to put the game into over time. Too many mistakes by the Bulls in over time resulted in Boston claiming the win.

11/05/2010

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