#Boston Celtics

Brad Stevens (L) (Photo credit: Twitter/@celtics)

  • Brad Stevens has been promoted to the Celtic team’s President of Basketball Operations
  • Stevens used to be the basketball team's head coach 
  • This year ended this Tuesday night with a disappointing 36-36 record for the team

This was the 13th consecutive NBA fixture in which Steph Curry scored at least 25 points, the longest such streak by a Warriors player since Rick Barry did so in 17-straight games in the 1974-75 season. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@warriors)

  • The Golden State Warriors ended a two-game losing streak with a 106-114 win over the New York Knicks
  • Steph Curry scored 37 points and recorded six rebounds and assists each
  • Nearly 2,000 fans returned to the Madison Square Garden for the first time in 352 days 

NBA top scorer Bradley Beal scored a flurry of points.(Picture Credit:@unsplash)

  • The final score was 104-91 in the favour of the Wizards.
  • Beal scored seven points in Washington's 15-8 run to start the game
  • Washington lifted the lead as large as 101-76 and cruised to the finish

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Anthony Davis, rested during the Lakers' match against Detroit Pistons, scored 14 rebounds on Saturday. (Photo Credit: Instagram/@lakers)

  • Lakers' LeBron James ended the match with 21 points
  • Los Angeles Lakers had lost in the previous two matches
  • Portland Trail Blazers defeated Chicag Bulls by a score of 123-122 

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A total of 22 games have already been postponed this season, with 21 of them in January. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • Washington Wizards have had six games postponed this season, with two of them now rescheduled
  • Boston Celtics home game against the Toronto Raptors would be moved up to February 11
  • Detrot Pistons will host the New Orleans Pelicans on February 14

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The Knicks never trailed and led by as many as 37 before it was over. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@nyknicks)

  • New York Knicks held Boston Celtics to a season-low total in a 105-75 blowout win
  • Julius Randle scored 20 points with 12 rebounds and RJ Barrett added 19 points and 11 boards for the Knicks
  • Celtics All-Star guard Kemba Walker returned after missing the first 11 games with a left knee injury

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Testing and contact tracing among the Celtics left the team without eight players able to take the floor. (Photo Credit: Twitter/ @celtics)

  • It marked the fifth postponement of the three-week-old NBA season due to coronavirus issues
  • Originally set for Wednesday, it is the third Celtics fixture in four days to be wiped off the schedule
  • Washington Wizards too would be placing two unidentified players on the COVID-19 reserve list

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Dallas Mavericks have listed Jalen Brunson, Josh Richardson and Dorian Finney out due to COVID-19 protocols. (Photo credit: Twitter/@DallasMavericks)

  • The league would be meeting with the National Basketball Players Association on Monday
  • The Celtics had been reduced to the minimum eight players by virus issues
  • The 76ers were fined $25,000 on Monday for violating the league injury reporting rules

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This is the second NBA game of the season to be postponed because of coronavirus safety protocols. (Representational Image: Unsplash)

  • COVID-19 related safety protocols left Miami Heat with too few players available
  • The Heat's injury report listed Avery Bradley as out due to health and safety protocols
  • The Heat are next scheduled to play Tuesday and Thursday in Philadelphia

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Joel Embiid (right) scored 38 points in the Philadelphia 76ers' win over the Washington Wizards. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@sixers)

  • The 11 games of the night were played out mere hours after the violence at the US Capitol Building
  • Philadelphia 76ers defeated the Washington Wizards 141-136
  • Miami Heat beat the Boston Celtics 107-105