• World Series trophy attends Celtics home opener
    November 02,2013
    • Email Article
    •  
    •  Print Article
     
    BOSTON — Despite trading away all their top stars — and their coach — in the offseason, the Boston Celtics still know how to please a crowd.

    Boston Red Sox owners John Henry and Tom Werner brought the World Series trophy to center court before the Celtics’ home opener against the Milwaukee Bucks on Friday night. They got a huge cheer from the Boston fans still giddy over Wednesday night’s victory over the St. Louis Cardinals.

    The Celtics showed highlights from the World Series on the scoreboard while the Red Sox anthem “Tessie” blasted over the speakers.

    Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo then came out to welcome the fans — wearing a fake beard, also in tribute to the Red Sox. The trophy also attended the Boston Bruins’ game Thursday night.
    • Email Article
    •  
    •  Print Article
    2 Comments
    MORE IN Wire Sports
    OKLAHOMA CITY — The Thunder won’t say they have to win Game 6 against the Golden State Warriors... Full Story
    Thunder look to close out Warriors
    PARIS — For a decade, Rafael Nadal ruled Roland Garros the way no other man has dominated any... Full Story
    Nadal withdraws from French Open with injury
    INDIANAPOLIS — Dario Franchitti doesn’t remember the crash that ended his career three years ago ... Full Story
    IndyCar drivers find comfort in having strong safety team
    More Articles