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Crowder's shot lifts Celtics over Raptors, secures No. 7 seed

04/14/2015 11:19 PM EDT
BOSTON -- The Boston Celtics knew they were in the playoffs. Now they can start thinking about a matchup with LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers. 
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Celtics close in on playoffs, rout Cavaliers
04/12/2015 11:12 PM EDT - BOSTON -- Celtics coach Brad Stevens didn't get carried away by Boston's rout of a Cleveland team that bore little resemblance to the real Cavaliers. Full Story

Marcus Smart leads Celtics past Cavaliers 99-90
04/10/2015 11:30 PM EDT - CLEVELAND -- Marcus Smart scored 19 points, and the Boston Celtics maintained their grip on a playoff spot by holding off the short-handed Cleveland Cavaliers 99-90 on Friday night. Full Story

Thomas, Celtics eliminate Pistons from playoff race
04/08/2015 11:49 PM EDT - AUBURN HILLS, MICH. -- Isiah Thomas had more than a few great games during the Pistons-Celtics rivalry of the 1980s and 1990s. Wednesday, his namesake had his turn. Full Story

Celtics win at buzzer in OT to move back into 8th in East
04/04/2015 11:23 PM EDT - TORONTO >> Marcus Smart hit a buzzer-beating layup in overtime and the Boston Celtics beat the Toronto Raptors 117-116 on Saturday night. Full Story

Bucks hurt Celtics' playoff chances with 110-101 win
04/03/2015 10:45 PM EDT - BOSTON -- Ersan Ilyasova led Milwaukee's third-quarter surge from a halftime deficit with 11 points and the Milwaukee Bucks hurt the Boston Celtics' playoff chances with a 110-101 win Friday night. Full Story

Olynyk overcomes eye injury, leads Celtics past Pacers
04/01/2015 10:58 PM EDT - BOSTON -- Kelly Olynyk scored 19 points after nearly missing the game with an eye injury sustained hours before tip-off, and the Boston Celtics beat the Indiana Pacers 100-87 Wednesday night in a matchup of Eastern Conference playoff hopefuls. Full Story

Clippers too much for Celtics; Boston falls to ninth
03/29/2015 11:27 PM EDT - BOSTON >> The Los Angeles Clippers have responded quite nicely to a pair of disappointing losses to Western Conference contenders. Full Story

Thomas, Celtics hold off Knicks
03/27/2015 11:30 PM EDT - NEW YORK -- Isaiah Thomas scored 18 points and Jae Crowder had 17 points and nine rebounds as the Boston Celtics held off a late rally to hand the New York Knicks their 59th loss, matching a franchise record, 96-92 on Friday night. Full Story

Celtics coast past Nets 110-91
03/23/2015 11:01 PM EDT - NEW YORK -- Evan Turner had 19 points, 12 assists and 10 rebounds, and the Boston Celtics beat the Brooklyn Nets 110-91 on Monday night to snap a three-game losing streak that had dropped them out of playoff position. Full Story

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Highway abuzz with millions of bees after big truck tips

LYNNWOOD, Wash. (AP) — A tractor-trailer carrying millions of honeybees overturned on a highway north of Seattle early Friday, scattering hives and sending white-suited beekeepers scrambling to save as many insects as they could. Full Story
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Robin Williams the posthumous star of '3 Still Standing'

TORONTO (AP) — Before the late Robin Williams enthralled television audiences on "Mork and Mindy," he already was a star on the 1970s stand-up comedy circuit — and by the '80s was a leading light for a new stand-up generation. Full Story