Fiddlin’ and Diddlin’ Daily Links 10/18

Boston Herald   Jason Collins stands tall for Celtics
Timberwolves star Kevin Love out 6-8 weeks, broken hand
Mark Cuban not too concerned about Dirk Nowitzki’s knee
Globe  Barbosa is added by Celtics
Celtics Green  Celtics Sign Leandro Barbosa
The End of Pre-Game Rituals?
Preview: Celtics (1-4) at Nets (3-0) 10/18
Celtics Life  The Other Guys
What the Hell Happened To…Kedrick Brown?
Leandro Barbosa: The Brazilian Blur in Boston
My Ginger Hero is back!

CelticsBlog  Free throw attempts are up and that matters
Quick scouting report on Leandro Barbosa
Celtics sign Leandro Barbosa
Celtics crowded backcourt a work in progress
Celtic Thunder  Stern Targets OKC Pregame Ritual?
ESPN  A Worthy comparison for Green?
Follow the captain’s lead
Rookies get business class
Source: C’s sign Barbosa
Rapid Reaction: C’s sign Barbosa
Roster Reset: Barbosa takes a spot
Joseph giving it his all
Delays ahead? C’s & the 90-second clock
A look at Rick Carlisle’s unique relationship with Delonte West

Lex Nihil Novi  2007-08 is not the Only Blueprint for Success
C’s Win 11th Straight
Brazilian Blur Preferable to a Couple of D-Leaguers
Go Ahead, Choose Your Number from Toronto
Barbosa Snubs Nash, Lakers
Indy Cornrows Extols the Virtues of the Brazilian Blur (hint — he likes to run)
Barbosa Explodes for 26 in Game 7 Clincher against the Fakers
Playing Time Should be Interesting Once Bradley Gets Healthy
Suffering from Darko Withdrawal?
Celtic Nation  Barbosa, Baby!
Overdrive
Hell Yes
A ritmo di samba: Leandro Barbosa firma per i Celtics.

CLNS Radio  Celtics Locker Room Video: Jet Terry Tells CLNS He’s Ready to Lead
Boston Celtics Sign Guard Leandro Barbosa
Barbosa, Melo connect Celtics to Boston’s Brazilian community
Red’s Army  Hey look at who’s still Paul Pierce
Who is Leandro Barbosa?
Your Morning Dump… There’s a rumbling around the league that the Celtics could be really, really good
Celtics.com  Game Preview: Celtics at Nets (preseason)
CSNNE  Rivers thinks outside the box with self-ejection
Rondo is odds-on favorite to lead NBA in assists
Collins keeping himself ready to go for Celtics
Barbosa reaches agreement with Celtics
Celtics add second Brazilian-born player in Barbosa

Wakeup Call: Clock’s ticking on your powder toss, LeBron
NESN   Keyon Dooling Says Rajon Rondo Is ‘Most Underappreciated Leader’ in NBA
Report: Leandro Barbosa Signs One-Year Deal with Boston Celtics
Celtics Hub  Celtics Sign Leandro Barbosa

Celtics Town  Celtics shore up guard rotation with Barbosa
Green Street   Irish Coffee: Jason Terry, Courtney Lee still searching for magic potion in Celtics’ backcourt chemistry experiment
Celtics add Leandro Barbosa to backcourt mix
Celtics Title Town  Celtics Morning Joe: Green wants to be his own man
NBA Morning Stack: Love out for two months, and pregame routines cut down
What are Celtic fans thinking: Barbosa signing
Hangtime Blogs  LeBron Embraces The Skyhook
Handshakes On The Clock?
Sports Illustrated  Celtics open camp believing veterans can lead them to another title
NY Daily News  Kevin Garnett and Boston Celtics are taking Brooklyn Nets’ rebuilding project seriously
Our Sports Central  Red Claws to Pick 4th in 2012 NBAdl Draft

Gloucester Times  Crunch Time
WEEI  Paul Pierce: If KG retired, I would have probably left Boston
Celtics 24/7  Jeff Green: 2013 Hopes
Enterprise News  Celtics add veteran guard Leandro Barbosa
Progress report on additions to Celtics’ rotation
Bleacher Report  4 Ways Rajon Rondo Will Prove He’s a Bona Fide NBA Superstar
Leandro Barbosa Won’t Fill Point Guard Void for Boston Celtics
What the Leandro Barbosa Signing Means for the Boston Celtics
Sportsnet.ca  Canadian Joseph closer to making Celtics
WSJ  Pregame routines going on the clock
CBS Sports   Green Enjoys Garden Return, But Eyes Improvement In Game
Syracuse.com    Green Enjoys Garden Return, But Eyes Improvement In Game