Celtics 123, Wizards 111: Boston climbs out of 16-0 hole to take Game 1 - Worcester Telegram

BOSTON — The Celtics didn't wait two whole games to begin their comeback this time. After rallying from down 2-0 to win their first-round series against the Chicago Bulls in six games, Boston overcame a 16-0 hole to start Game 1 of the Eastern ...

Wizards lost a lot when Markieff Morris left the game - The Boston Globe

Boston fell behind, 16-0, but owned the middle periods to take control of the series opener. Isaiah Thomas loses a tooth, has it put back in, continues to play. Yikes. Isaiah Thomas gives heartfelt and tearful speech at sister's funeral. “I love you ...

Markieff Morris expects to play in Game 2 despite bad ankle sprain vs. Celtics - CSN Mid-Atlantic (press release) (blog)

Morris left Game 1 in the second quarter and did not return. But afterwards he told reporters in Boston that he expects to be ready to go. Check this tweet from CSN Wizards reporter Chris Miller: Morris says that was the worst sprained ankle he's ever had.

Thomas' 33, Celtics' 3s too much for Wizards in 123-111 win - KIRO Seattle

BOSTON (AP) - Nothing it seems can stop Isaiah Thomas this postseason - be it pains big or small. The All-Star led the Celtics to a first-round win over Chicago in a haze after learning the day before that series began that his younger sister, Chyna ...

NBA playoffs 2017: Isaiah Thomas doesn't need all of his teeth to lead Celtics past Wizards - Sporting News

April 30, 2017 6:00pm EDT April 30, 2017 5:32pm EDT Star guard Isaiah Thomas lost a tooth in the first quarter of the Celtics' season opener against the Wizards, but recovered to lead a Boston comeback win. isaiah-thomas-marcin-gortat-ftr-043017.jpg ...

Markieff Morris could miss Game 2 after suffering ankle sprain - Comcast SportsNet New England

Tom Curran, Michael Holley, Kayce Smith and Tom Giles discuss the issues of the day and bring in the best guests. Listen to a cut-down version of the show on your commute. BOSTON – In what many anticipated would be a physical, grind-it-out series, the ...

Stevens on gap-toothed Thomas: 'Maybe that tooth was holding him back' - FOXSports.com

Celtics head coach Brad Stevens was amazed by Isaiah Thomas' performance in Boston's Game 1 win over the Wizards. More NBA Videos. Clippers force Game 7 with 'desperate' performance. 1 day ago · Defense was the key against the Jazz in Game 6 for ...

NBA playoffs 2017: Markieff Morris injury swings momentum in Game 1 — and maybe series - Sporting News

April 30, 2017 4:55pm EDT April 30, 2017 4:33pm EDT Wizards forward Markieff Morris went down in the first half of Game 1 with an ugly ankle injury. The Celtics outscored the Wizards 81-66 from that point forward. markieff-morris-ftr-043017.jpg Wizards ...

Highlights of Sunday's NBA games - Reuters Canada

The Boston Celtics spotted Washington the first 16 points of the game and then roared to a 123-111 home victory over the Wizards in the first game of the Eastern Conference semi-finals on Sunday. Top-seeded Boston, winning its fifth straight playoff ...

NBA star gets a tooth knocked out, scoops it off the court — and plays better than ever - Sacramento Bee

Isaiah Thomas is getting a visit from the Tooth Fairy tonight. Early on in his NBA playoff game this Sunday, the star Boston Celtics guard took an elbow to the face that dislodged one of his teeth. Instant replay showed the tooth flying from his mouth ...

Crazy Moment As Isaiah Thomas Loses, And Then Finds, His Tooth In NBA Playoffs - Balls.ie

The Boston Celtics claimed a victory in the game one of their second round series with the Washington Wizards on Sunday evening, and once again Isaiah Thomas was at the centre of everything. After giving a speech at his 24-year-old sister's funeral the ...

3-point barrage helps Celtics erase early 17-point hole against Wizards - FanRag Sports (blog)

The Washington Wizards hit the Boston Celtics with a vicious hook to start Game 1 of their second-round series. The Wizards scored the first 16 points of the game and led by as many as 17 in the first quarter, but the Celtics bounced up off the mat and ...

Celtics Wrap: Strong Second Half Lifts C's To 123-111 Win Vs. Wizards In Game 1 - NESN.com

The Boston Celtics started their second-round NBA playoff series against the Washington Wizards on a high note Sunday, picking up a 123-111 Game 1 win at TD Garden. After a brutal start to the contest, Boston exploded for a 36-point third quarter which ...

Why are Wizards-Celtics playing Game 1 Sunday when Cavs and Raptors have more rest? - CSN Mid-Atlantic (press release) (blog)

The Wizards finished off the Hawks in Game 6 on Friday, April 28. The Celtics-Bulls series also ended in six games on Friday. When news broke that Washington and Boston would begin their second-round series on Sunday, some fans were scratching their ...

Wizards Steal & Score - NBA.com

John Wall gets the steal and pushes the ball down the court as he lobs it to Jason Smith for the layup. Playoffs 2017: East Semifinals -- Celtics (1) vs. Wizards (4). 0:16. John Wall gets the steal and pushes the ball down the court as he lobs it to ...

Wall's Shake and Bake - NBA.com

Isaiah Thomas would get his front tooth knocked out but that wouldn't stop him from burying two three's shortly after. Play. Thomas Fights Through Losing a Tooth. Thomas Fights Through Losing a Tooth. Isaiah Thomas would get his front tooth knocked out ...

Bradley And-One - NBA.com

Avery Bradley pulls up for the jumper at the top of the key and draws the foul. Playoffs 2017: East Semifinals -- Celtics (1) vs. Wizards (4). 0:17. Avery Bradley pulls up for the jumper at the top of the key and draws the foul. Play. Now Playing ...

WATCH: Isaiah Thomas catches elbow, loses tooth in Game 1 of Wizards-Celtics - CBSSports.com

Less than a quarter into Game 1 of the Wizards-Celtics second-round series on Sunday afternoon, Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas lost his tooth defending Otto Porter Jr. diving down the lane. It literally went flying. The internet gave us a perfect slow ...

Morris With the Block - NBA.com

The Washington Wizards get off to a hot start for Game 1 against the Celtics by getting out to a 16-0 lead. Play. Wizards Hot Start. Wizards Hot Start. The Washington Wizards get off to a hot start for Game 1 against the Celtics by getting out to a 16 ...

VIDEO: Celtics' Isaiah Thomas lost front tooth in 1st quarter vs. Wizards - CSN Mid-Atlantic (press release) (blog)

We knew the Wizards vs. Celtics series was going to be physical, but who could have guessed this would happen in the first quarter of Game 1? Celtics point guard Isaiah Thomas lost his front tooth after taking an Otto Porter elbow to the face. Thomas ...