Ray Allen leaning toward joining Cavaliers

LeBron James has been lobbying the former Celtics guard to join the resurrected Cleveland franchise.

Evan Turner took on a decreased role with the Pacers after being traded from the Sixers last season. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

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ON BASKETBALL

What does Evan Turner bring to the Celtics?

The Celtics must find ways to put Turner in the best position to use his unusual offensive skill set.

Doc Rivers says he’ll quit Clippers if Donald Sterling remains owner

Los Angeles Clippers interim CEO Richard Parsons revealed the coach’s intention during court testimony Tuesday.

One version of the new Celtics logo the team will begin using this season.

Celtics to debut new alternate logo

The “Lucky Alternate” pays homage to the early 1960s illustration created by Celtics patriarch Red Auerbach’s brother, Zang.

Sunday basketball notes

Lionel Hollins appears a good fit to coach Nets

Hollins is experienced enough to inherit a group of veterans determined to win immediately.

ON BASKETBALL

New Cavaliers coach David Blatt is used to pressure

David Blatt, who is from Framingham, now is charged with guiding the league’s most dominant player, LeBron James.

Past Celtics games

2008: The last Celtics championship

Special Section

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.