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Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: April 13th-April 17th

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.

04/17/2015

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Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers: March 16th To March 20th

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.

03/20/2015

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Garnett To Play First Game Back In Minnesota Wednesday

Kevin Garnett will play his first game back as a Minnesota Timberwolf Wednesday night at the Target Center. Garnett spoke at his first Timberwolves press conference since 2007 Tuesday. He said he’s ready to contribute.

02/25/2015

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Martin’s Return Sparks Timberwolves Over Celtics, 110-98

Kevin Martin scored 21 points in his first game in more than two months and Gorgui Dieng added 16 points and 14 rebounds to lift the Minnesota Timberwolves to a 110-98 victory over the Boston Celtics on Wednesday night. Zach LaVine added 17 points and six assists and Martin scored nine straight points during a crucial stretch of the fourth quarter to help the Timberwolves (8-38) snap a 10-game losing streak at Target Center.

01/28/2015

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Celtics Start Post-Rondo Era With Win Over Wolves

Kelly Olynyk scored 21 points and the Boston Celtics showed crisp ball movement as they began the post-Rajon Rondo era with a 114-98 win over the struggling Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday night. One day after trading their star point guard to the Dallas Mavericks, the Celtics had six players score in double figures in their third straight victory, all against teams that have combined for just 17 wins this season.

12/19/2014

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Saunders Says Trade Talk Is At ‘Feeding Frenzy’

Minnesota Timberwolves President Flip Saunders says his phone hasn’t stopped ringing as the NBA draft approaches. Saunders is a popular man because it is well known that star forward Kevin Love is available for the right offer. Saunders says trade talks in general, not just for Love, are “at a feeding frenzy” two days before Thursday night’s draft.

06/24/2014

SEATTLE - MAY 7: Brian Williams #8 of the Denver Nuggets dunks against the Seattle SuperSonics during Game Five of the 1994 Western Conference Quarterfinals at Key Arena on May 7, 1994 in Seattle, Washington.

Top 5 NBA Playoff Moments

With the NBA Playoffs starting, we look back on the top moments in NBA Playoff history.

04/16/2014

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12-17-13 Mike Max Sports On The Morning News With Dave Lee

The Old Dutch HIGH SCHOOL TEAM IS ANNOUNCED….who is it? Listen to Mike Max….click the link to hear the podcast.

12/17/2013

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Celtics Beat The Timberwolves 101-97

Boston Celtics coach Brad Stevens suggested to forward Jared Sullinger that he might want to keep an eye on Kevin Love and try to learn whatever he could from the Timberwolves big man. For one quarter on Monday night, Sullinger schooled the Minnesota all-star. Sullinger had 15 points and six rebounds in the fourth, hitting a tie-breaking 3-pointer with 2:22 left and the Celtics held on to beat the Timberwolves 101-97.

12/17/2013

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Garnett On Wolves: ‘They’re Playing With A Lot Of Confidence’

Kevin Garnett has never lost to his former team. He’s 7-0 against the Timberwolves with four of those wins at Target Center, averaging 14.9 points and 10.3 rebounds in those games. “I played in this building before, for countless years,” Garnett said, before breaking into a smile and a chuckle. “I hope that I at least make a couple shots in this place.” Indeed, more than just a couple. A Garnett return is a good chance to break out the old highlight tape, and remember.

11/22/2013

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Love, Pekovic Power Wolves Over Celtics

kevin Love had 23 points and 12 rebounds and Nikola Pekovic had 20 points and 12 boards to lead the Minnesota Timberwolves to a 106-88 victory over the Boston Celtics on Saturday night. Kevin Martin scored 20 on 6-for-18 shooting and Dante Cunningham scored 12 off the bench to help Minnesota rebound from a tough loss in Denver the previous night. Avery Bradley scored 27 points and Vitor Faverani had nine points and 14 rebounds for the Celtics. But Jeff Green went 0 for 6 from the floor and Boston’s 22 turnovers led to 28 points for the Timberwolves.

11/16/2013

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Love Leads Timberwolves Past Celtics In Preseason

Kevin Love had 22 points and nine rebounds to lead the Minnesota Timberwolves to a 104-89 preseason win against the Boston Celtics on Sunday.

10/20/2013

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Basketball Still Runs Through Troy Bell’s Blood

Troy Bell has seen it all in his basketball career. From Holy Angels High School to Boston College, to a first-round pick in the NBA to a career overseas. Because of that, he has perspective and an appreciation for where he’s been. Bell is spending the summer sharpening his game in the Howard Pulley summer league before he returns to his now hometown team in Italy.

08/03/2013

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Celtics Ready For Emotional Return Home

The Boston Celtics will play at the TD Garden for the first time Friday night since the events of the Boston Marathon.

04/26/2013

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Chandler, Knicks Expect Celtics To ‘Play With Pride’ In Emotional Return To Boston

The Celtics need a pick-me-up after losing the opening two games of their first-round playoff series against the Knicks. The city of Boston could use one, too, after a traumatic two weeks of bombings and manhunts and grieving.

04/26/2013

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Carmelo Anthony To Win NBA Scoring Title; Superstar Shifts Focus To Celtics

With more than 50 wins for the New York Knicks and more than 27 points per game for himself, the numbers back Melo up. The Knicks won a division title, and Anthony will add the scoring title after the regular season ends Wednesday.

04/17/2013

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Pekovic Hammers Celtics In Minnesota’s 110-100 Win

Nikola Pekovic bruised and battered the overmatched Boston front line for 29 points to lead the Minnesota Timberwolves to a 110-100 victory over the Celtics on Monday night.

04/01/2013

Celtics forward Paul Pierce reacts after making a basket in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals against the Philadelphia 76ers. (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Celtics Pierce Won’t Play Wolves For ‘Personal Reasons’

Boston Celtics forward Paul Pierce did not travel with the team for Monday’s game against Minnesota due to what the team called personal reasons.

04/01/2013

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Garnett And Celtics Beat T-Wolves 104-94

Kevin Garnett scored 18 points, grabbed 10 rebounds and remained unbeaten against his former team as the Boston Celtics beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 104-94 on Wednesday night in Rajon Rondo’s return from a two-game suspension.

12/05/2012

Paul Pierce #34 of the Boston Celtics and Kevin Garnett #5 of the Boston Celtics congratulate each other in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Finals between the Boston Celtics and the Miami Heat during the 2012 NBA Playoffs. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

To Celtics, Game 6 Is A Game 7

It’s a spot that not many believed they would be in, but the Boston Celtics are just one win away from the NBA Finals.

06/07/2012

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Young Heat Fan Yells ‘Good Effort!’ To Miami Players, Becomes Internet Sensation

These days, even the tiniest thing can quickly turn into an Internet phenomenon.

06/06/2012

Celtics Ray Allen, Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett, Brandon Bass and Rajon Rondo huddle up during Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals agianst the Miami Heat. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

After Game 4 Victory, Celtics Ready For ‘Good Old, Classic Bar Fight’

The Boston Celtics nearly let Game 4 slip away, but held on to tie the Eastern Conference Finals at 2-2 as they head back to Miami for Tuesday night’s Game 5.

06/04/2012

Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals against the Miami Heat. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Rondo Calls Out Heat At Halftime

Before the Celtics took Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals Sunday night, evening the series at two games apiece, point guard Rajon Rondo took a shot at the Miami Heat.

06/04/2012

Celtics forward Paul Pierce and Miami Heat forward LeBron James during the Eastern Conference Finals. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Watching James Foul Out ‘Gratifying’ For Pierce

The Boston Celtics and Miami Heat needed overtime to decide Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals, but each of the teams had star players watching the deciding minutes from the bench.

06/04/2012

Injured Miami forward Chris Bosh watches Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals against the Celtics in Boston. (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Report: Chris Bosh To Return For Game 5

It is looking like Miami Heat Big 3 will be intact for Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals Tuesday night.

06/04/2012

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