Fiddlin and Diddlin Daily Links 11/1

Herald  Opener not good start
Clippers in play for Ray Allen in free agency
C’s break down season-opening loss
Lakers drop 2nd straight, fall to Blazers 116-106
Spencer Hawes’ double-double lifts 76ers past Denver 84-75
Globe  Globe 10.0 – Do the Celtics need time to jell?
Celtics need to get it together defensively
Last shots from Celtics-Heat opener

Celtics Green  Paul Pierce Loves Halloween
Another Ref Rant
Swagger – The Good Old Days
Celtics Life  Today’s letter, Celtics fans, is ‘P’ as in pick-and-roll
Takeaways from Celtics-Heat
The perplexing dilemma of Jeff Green
Civil Rights leaders are actually complaining that the Timberwolves are too white
Brazilian blur impresses Doc in debut
CelticsBlog  The Celtics defense needs to impove
Jeff Green’s very bad day against the Heat
Time to move on from the game 1 Miami Heat drama
Celtic Thunder  Perk is Having None of This

ESPN Video: Was KG’s snub of Allen justified?
Green’s a beat behind
JET soars in Sixth Man predictions
Boston Celtics forward Jeff Green vows to play with more heart after loss to Miami Heat

Voices: Is Rajon Rondo a dirty player?
Lex Nihil Novi  A Good Ass-Kicking can be Educational
Celtics Edge Maravich and Atlanta Hawks (72-73)
Matt Harpring and Jazz Too Much for Garnett, Wolves (03-04)
Fakers are Still the Fakers
Celtic Nation  Count Snubula
Tweaking Needed
Ying and Yang
Fantasy Basketball – 10/30
Sharp Captain

CLNS Radio  The Battle of the Broadcasters: Tommy Heinsohn vs Gary Tanguay
Bold Fantasy Basketball Predictions

Win a Bill Russell Autographed basketball from CLNS & CelticsBlog
Red’s Army  Bigger punk: Rajon Rondo or Dwyane Wade?
Photo gallery: Celtics-Heat NBA Opening Night
More proof that Doc Rivers is simply a hell of a human being
Your Morning Dump… Where Legler has no problem with Rondo’s hard foul on Wade
CSNNE  Garnett distracted from Rondo, Allen spat
Was Garnett right to ignore Allen?
Knicks-Nets game postponed as New York recovers from Sandy
What we saw isn’t what we’ll get with Green
Bass ‘terrific’ in season opener against Heat
Ryan: Allen-Garnett exchange ‘predictable’

NESN   Ray Allen’s ‘Peace Offering’ to Kevin Garnett Won’t Be Enough to Stop Bad Blood Between Celtics, Heat
Vote: Are You on Kevin Garnett or Ray Allen’s Side?
Delonte West Begs for Job Via Twitter, Cites Bleacher Report as Reference
Celtics Hub  Bench Bigs Questions
Celtics Town Jeff Green knows he has to be better
Defense isn’t likely to be a problem for the Boston Celtics all year
Petulant child or not, I still love Kevin Garnett
Green Street   Poll: What exactly did Tuesday night in Miami prove?
Leandro Barbosa gives Doc Rivers a ‘feel-good’ moment in loss
Box and 1: Inside Celtics, Heat and ‘punk plays’
Mass Live  Kevin Garnett’s tortilla comes to mind as Boston Celtics look for chemistry following opening loss to Miami Heat
Celtics Title Town  Celtics Morning Joe: Green not satisfied
C’s Playbook: Game 1 @ Miami
The Celtics will fix their defensive issues

Hangtime Blogs  For Chicago To Win, It Has To Get Grimy
SI.com James Harden signs five-year deal with Houston Rockets
Delonte West uses Twitter to lay out his NBA résumé
WEEI   How will the Celtics hold up during the season
Brian Windhorst, ESPN.com, on the Garnett-Allen relationship
STL Sports Minute  Wiber: Kevin Garnett’s competitive fire is refreshing -
News Sentinel  Mad Ants target Purdue great JaJuan Johnson
Dimemag  Was Rajon Rondo’s Clothesline Of Dwyane Wade A Dirty Foul?
CBS Sports  Round One in Celtics-Heat is a sign of bare-knuckle battles to come
Terry Not Happy With ‘Bad Performance’ Against Heat
Thomsen On Toucher & Rich: Newcomers ‘Not Celtics Yet’
Sporting News  Minnesota Timberwolves are too white? Argument doesn’t stack up