Fiddlin’ & Diddlin’ – Daily Links 8/14

Herald   LeBron James duplicates Michael Jordan at Olympics
Rockets sign Carlos Delfino
76ers’ Bynum heading to Germany for knee treatment
Lakers sign Jodie Meeks
Globe Globe sports columnist Bob Ryan says goodbye after 44 years
Rivers: Collins should be next coach for Team USA
Celtics Green  Danny’s Vision and Vindication
A Few Monday Morning Random Thoughts

Celtic Thunder  Seeing Perk Kick Wade in the Head Never Gets Old
Celtics Life  Avery Bradley on why he’s such a dominant defender
The Cold Hard Truth about D-Howard to the Lakers
Boston wants Scal back; White Mamba still looking to play in NBA
CelticsBlog  Because of the Celtics
Chris Andersen Getting Offers From “NBA Teams”
Carlos Delfino Signs With Rockets
ESPN   Summer Forecast: Focus on Lee
Lex Nihil Novi  Johnny Most Calls the End of a Double OT Game from 1987
Isiah Thomas Helped Kick Off the KG Era in Boston
Jury Still Out on Parish
Celtic Nation  Lakers Poised to Catch Celtics at 17?
SQ12#13 The “What If” Rookie Game (Part 2)
SQ12#14 The “What If” Rookie Game (Part 3)
CLNS Radio  Chris Wilcox NOW LIVE on CLNS Radio
Avery Bradley’s Breakout Season: 2011-2012
Red’s Army  Your Morning Dump… The Carlos Delfino pipe dream is over
GreenLight Madness: #5 Seed vs #28 Seed
CSNNE  Wakeup call: Derek Lowe, Yankee; Metta World Peace, sex-crazed vampire
NESN  Test Your Celtics Knowledge With NESN Trivia (Video)
Brian Scalabrine Still Wants to Play in NBA After Not Getting Invited Back by Bulls
Dwight Howard Trade Serves as Reminder that Magic Screwed Up by Firing Stan Van Gundy
Celtics Town Top Games of 2011-2012: #5
Roster Countdown: 9. Chris Wilcox
Green Street  Why Kris Joseph deserves the 15th Celtics roster spot (Part Two)
Mass Live  Brian Scalabrine doesn’t want to retire yet, says you ‘have to be an idiot’ to mock him
Celtics Title Town  Celtics Morning Joe: KG’s antics welcome
Best of the 60′s: Tommy couldn’t handle coaching Russell
KG Versus Series: KG takes on Tommy Heinsohn
Kevin Garnett KG Anything’s Possible
Hangtime Blog  Just How Healthy Is Dwight Howard?
USA Basketball: Popovich, Rivers, And Four More Coaching Candidates
Just How Healthy Is Andrew Bynum?
SB Nation   Recurring Dwightmare: 4 NBA Stars Who Could Hold Their Teams Hostage
There’s More To Brian Scalabrine Than Red Hair And Rock Star Sex Appeal
SI.com  Michael Jordan failing by not helping Pop Herring, his old coach
Inside Hoops  Another basketball court shooting, this time in Brooklyn :InsideHoops
Dimemag  The U.S. Is Golden Once Again; Coach K Bows Out Perfectly
Bleacher Report  Miami Heat: Top Eastern Conference Threats to Team’s Chances at Repeating
|Boston Celtics: Are the C’s Still the Favorite to Win the Atlantic Division?
How Dwight Howard to Lakers Impacts Other NBA Title Contenders
7 Reasons Rajon Rondo Will Be in the 2012-13 MVP Conversation
Breaking Down Why Jason Terry-Courtney Lee Is an Upgrade over Ray Allen
All Ball Blog  Jason Terry Is Pushing His Luck With The Whole Championship Trophy Tattoos
Hoopsworld  Will Any Team Sign Brian Scalabrine?
NBA PM: The Orlando Magic’s Master Plan
Slam Online  Brian Scalabrine is Not Ready to Retire
Orlando Sentinel  Pictures: Dwight Howard and Shaquille O’Neal through the years
Pro Basketball Talk  Avery Bradley said Kevin Garnett helped keep him going
Andrew Bynum to go to Germany for knee procedure on reportedly healthy knees
Orlando admits what became obvious: It’s about the draft
Yahoo  76ers Get Themselves Closer to Nets’ Level Than Celtics: A Fan’s Analysis
I Am a GM   Brian Scalabrine goes after all of the haters: “You are an idiot to think I’m a joke”
Metta World Peace says that he’s “possibly” the best defensive wing player in NBA history
Hardwood Houdini  Where Will Most Of The Celtics Points Come From This Season?
WEEI  Report: Sixers center Andrew Bynum to have non-invasive knee procedure
Fox Sports   Terry setting Celtics up for title run?
Syracuse.com  The Jim Boeheim Olympic Report: Spain’s grit makes the Americans’ gold medal shine brighter
Washington Post  Taurasi plans to go for 4th gold in Rio, would join elite group of US basketball players
Sheridan Hoops  Changing Olympics basketball to 23-and-under: Don’t do it, Commissioner Stern
CBS Sports  Owner says Bulls won’t rush Derrick Rose back