Morning, NBA fans!
Big game tonight, as the Boston Celtics return to the scene of the crime and try to steal another victory over the defending-champion Miami Heat. Clearly, this team is far different than the one that stunned the Heat back in November, but still, it sure would be nice to catch the Heat off guard again, wouldn’t it?!?
Okay – let’s get to the links!
There was a healthy slate of games that took place on Martin Luther King Day. Get your scores and recaps for all ten games here. [NBA.com]
No set of links would be complete without your Morning Shootaround! [NBA]
Today’s Daily Dime proves that there’s at least one team in the East who the Western Conference should fear. [ESPN]
New week, new Power Rankings! [Sports Illustrated]
In anticipation of tonight’s game with the Heat, check out this piece on how Miami is making things harder than they need to be. [Bleacher Report]
And your Boston Celtics link of the day discusses how Rajon Rondo’s injury has made him more keen on treating his body right. [Masslive.com]
Enjoy the reads, and keep checking in with us today as we prepare for the game and the latest trade rumors!