Sunday Basketball Notes | Gary Washburn

Season in Boston paid off for Kris Humphries

Kris Humphries thrived in one season under Brad Stevens.

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Humphries expanded his shooting range, improved his passing, and showed he could defend centers.

Celtics will open season at home vs. Nets Oct. 29

The schedule includes just one nationally televised game, and will see LeBron James and the Cavaliers visit on Nov. 14.

Doc Rivers relieved as Clippers sale goes through

The $2 billion transaction ends Donald Sterling’s run after 33 years as owner of the franchise.

Past Celtics games

2008: The last Celtics championship

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Celtics finished off Lakers for team’s 17th NBA title

Look back in the Boston Globe archives at coverage of the Celtics’ first championship in 22 years.