Boston Celtics Daily Links 12/1

Herald Nothing soft about C’s
NBA roundup: Thunder hold off Jazz 104-96, sweep homestand
Courtney Lee lights spark as C’s pound Portland
David Stern fine Spurs thoughts from Doc Rivers
Doc Rivers will point in-house to spell guard
Celts cruise without Rondo, top Blazers 96-78
Globe Final, Celtics 96-Trailblazers 78
Jeff Green leads Celtics over Trail Blazers with 19 points
Danny Ainge said he’s confident that Rajon Rondo will learn from his latest suspension
Rondo-less Celtics cruise to victory over Trail Blazers

Celtics Green Comments from the Other Side – Blazers 11/30
Preview and Official Report – Celtics (9-7) at Bucks (7-7) 12/1
Don’t Covet Thy Neighbor’s Players
Putting Out The Blaze
Underrated Stat of the Night
Red Claws Drop Home Opener to D-Fenders 97-94 (video)
The Best of Tommy – Blazers 11/30
CelticsBlog Celtics’ Rivers reacts to Stern’s ridiculous $250,000 fine of Spurs
Celtics Postgame Show vs Blazers, on-demand!
Three at the Buzzer: Rondo-less Celtics Blowout Blazers, 96-78
The Garden Report: Jeff Green Flies and Celtics Beat Blazers
Celtics final score: Boston rips Portland 96-78
Celtic Thunder Comments from the Other Side – OKC/Jazz 11/30

ESPN Rivers on Spurs’ fine: ‘I don’t like it’
Rapid Reaction: Celtics 96, Blazers 78
Green: ‘I’ve got to continue to attack’
Assists all around for C’s
Forsberg: C’s squash ‘soft’ talk
Do manageable minutes matter?
W2W4: Celtics vs. Bucks (Game 17 of 82)
Boston Celtics squash Doc Rivers’ “soft” talk by blowing out Portland
Lex Nihil Novi Grampa Celtic Talks 72-73, 85-86, and 07-08
The Two Best Basketball Players Ever?
Celtics Continue Mastery Over Portland Under Doc Rivers
KG: Ain’t Done Yet

Celtic Nation C’s Bounce Back
Regular Season Game-16: Portland Trail Blazers @ Boston Celtics 78-96.
In Sync
Red’s Army LaMarcus Aldridge on KG: “…he couldn’t punk me”
Recap: No Rondo? No problem..
Your Morning Dump… Where the Celtics have to get their culture right
Jeff Green Unveils the Jordan Brand Aero Flight
Taking Stock: Celtics – Trailblazers
CSNNE Ainge: I’ve spoken to Rondo about suspensions
Ainge: C’s can solve rebounding woes internally

Mailbag: Rondo suspension was ‘overkill’
Celtics blaze Portland, 96-78
For Pavlovic, fond memories of Boston
Bench delivers first-rate performance for Celtics
Celtics prove they’re still a defensive power
Garnett: We have to be tough
Green settling into roles for Celtics
Comcast Business Edge Postgame Report
Lee wears many hats against Blazers
Progress report: Sullinger makes the grade
Joseph learning patience, maturity with Celtics
Celtics-Bucks preview: Keep the defense going
Felger: ‘I would take anyone in the NHL over KG in a fight’

NESN Celtics Live Blog: Jeff Green Scores 19 Points to Lead C’s to Easy Victory Over Portland 96-78
Courtney Lee, Celtics Respond to Doc Rivers Calling Them Soft By Routing Blazers
Jason Terry Is ‘Fun’ Player Who Doc Rivers Thinks Everyone Should Have Opportunity to Coach
Doc Rivers on Resting Celtics Players: ‘We’ll Do It When We Want to Do It’
Celtics Hub Gino! Celtics 96, Blazers 78
Celtics Town Rondo is still a good basketball player
No Rondo? No problem: Celtics cruise past Blazers 96-78
Courtney Lee tweets fake 911 message calling about missing jump shot
Green Street Irish Coffee: Kevin Garnett’s Secret Santa
Doc Rivers really feels for Gregg Popovich and the $250,000 fine
Fast Break: No Rajon Rondo, no problem; Celtics smoke Blazers
Kevin Garnett doesn’t like to be called soft
Courtney Lee: Doc Rivers ‘can continue to call us soft … if it wakes us up’
Doc Rivers: ‘We’ve got a long way to go but we’re getting better’
Kris Joseph sees Red Claws as Celtics opportunity

Celtics Title Town Celtics Morning Joe: The Celtics have best defensive performance of the season
C’s answer the soft label
Rondology: Shades of Leadership
Hangtime Blogs The Questions David Stern Must Answer
LaRue Martin, Antoine Walker Show Value Of, Need For NBRPA
SI.com Gregg Popovich: Media reaction to benching of several San Antonio Spurs starters
Van Gundy slams Stern over Spurs fine
Rivers backs Popovich after Stern fines Spurs
Press Herald Steve Solloway: Fans win, even when Claws lose
Red Claws come close in home opener
CBC.CA Raptors coach credits Mickael Pietrus for bringing ‘juice’ to new team

MetroWest Daily News Celtics Notebook: Depth to be tested
Telegram Boston Celtics prove Doc Rivers wrong
9News Celtics make a stop at Milwaukee
NY Times Are the Celtics Losing Their Defensive Identity?
Opposing Views What’s Going on with the Boston Celtics?
WLVZ 2 Red Claws drop home opener
WEEI Doc: ‘We’ve got to get our culture right’
Blazers Edge Blazers Suffer Letdown, Meltdown vs. Celtics
Menafn NBA D-League: Red Claws light up Expo, but lose home-opener
Yahoo The 10-man rotation, starring the very, very loyal Rajon Rondo | Ball Don’t Lie
Fox Sports Boston Celtics must decide if Rajon Rondo is worth the trouble
Lucid Sports Fan Crazy night at the Garden, and my take on the end of “the streak”
Slate David Stern punishes Gregg Popovich for being smart.