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Relive Gerald Green’s Dazzling NBA Dunk Contest Win 10 Years Ago Today

Gerald Green has carved out a nice little role this season as a bench contributor for the Boston Celtics. But a decade ago, Green was nothing short of a headline-grabber. The 6-foot-7 forward burst onto the scene in 2005 as a superbly athletic rookie for the Celtics. And while he never developed into an elite scorer, there was one thing he could do better than few others: dunk. The...
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Celtics G Bradley, F Brown out with injuries

CHICAGO (AP) Boston guard Avery Bradley and rookie forward Jaylen Brown have been ruled out for the Celtics' final game before the All-Star break due to injuries. Gerald Green also is questionable for Thursday night's game at Chicago with a bruised left heel. Bradley hasn't played in a month because of a sore right Achilles. He is averaging 17.7 points in 36 games this season...
Via Associated Press
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Thomas, Olynyk lead Celtics past Jazz 112-104

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) Isaiah Thomas scored 29 points and Kelly Olynyk added 19 to help the Boston Celtics defeat the Utah Jazz 112-104 on Saturday night for their ninth win in their last 10 games. Gerald Green and Al Horford each added 16 points, and Horford also had eight rebounds. The Celtics (35-19) swept the season series with Utah after beating the Jazz 115-104 on Jan. 3....
Via Associated Press
11 days ago  |  Discuss

30-Year-Old Celtics Guard Gerald Green Proves He Still Has Incredible Hops With Awesome Alley-Oop Jam

It has been nearly a decade since Gerald Green executed his most famous dunk. He blew out a candle on a cupcake while dunking at the 2008 NBA Dunk Contest. [youtube video="DYIgGyDkTQQ" /] Since then, Green has become an NBA journeyman, jumping from team to team and even playing in Russia for two seasons. Now 30 years old, the Boston Celtics guard proved in Tuesday night's game...
Via Stack
January 11, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: Gerald Green on his Standing Ovation with 19 Pts off the Bench in Win vs Grizzlies

Gerald Green's full post game press conference following the Boston Celtics' 113-103 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies. Filmed and produced by Kyle George for CLNS Radio.
Via YouTube
December 27, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Gerald Green on his crucial play in #Celtics #NBAXMas day win over #Knicks

Gerald Green spoke about getting his rare opportunity to shine as he kick started a 17-2 Celtics run in the second quarter in the Celtics' Christmas Day win over the Knicks. CLNS' Celtics coverage is powered by Blue Apron! Become a chef in your own kitchen by making delicious Blue Apron meals. Get 3 free meals and free shipping when you sign up at
Via YouTube
December 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Gerald Green gets shamrock braided into hair

After spending last season with the Heat, Gerald Green is back with the team who drafted him back in 2008, the Celtics. To mark his return, he got a remarkable hairstyle. Prior to Boston’s season opener against the Nets, Green arrived to TD Garden with a shamrock braided into his hair. Guys, Gerald Green's hair. — Tom Westerholm (@Tom_NBA) October...
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 26, 2016  |  Discuss

Gerald Green Shows Celtic Pride Ahead Of Debut With Incredible Haircut

BOSTON — Gerald Green, fittingly enough, knows a thing or two about being green. The veteran swingman signed with the Celtics this offseason, marking his second stint with the team after he spent his first two NBA seasons in Boston. Green will make his (second) Celtics debut Wednesday night at TD Garden against the Brooklyn Nets, and he’s understandably pretty excited to get...
October 26, 2016  |  Discuss

Gerald Green Says Heat Are First Team to Believe in His Defense

It’s no secret that Gerald Green has made a conscious effort to improve his defense this season. While the swingman has been known for scoring throughout his NBA career, it’s been his defense that has caught his teammates’ attention early on this season. The statistics back up the notion that Green has improved on the defensive end. The 29-year-old stressed that confidence...
Via Heat Nation
December 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Miami Heat: Gerald Green Hopes to Stay Long Term in Miami

Gerald Green has played for eight different teams in his nine seasons in the NBA. Despite being an athletic swingman capable of playing both the small forward and shooting guard position, Green has yet to find an NBA city that he can call “home.” The 29-year-old hopes that he can call Miami his home for the long term by improving what is perceived as his weakness—defense:...
Via Heat Nation
December 08, 2015  |  Discuss

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