BOSTON Teams

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Celtics were disappointed last year when Al Horford didn't land an All-Star berth. Horford muscles his way to his fifth All-Star nod this year while leading the first-place Celtics in rebounding and assists. He's also just outside the NBA's top 10 in 3-point percentage.

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Legler says Horford is extremely versatile (0:44)
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Law weighs in on Brady vs. Belichick importance (0:30)
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Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Kyrie Irving makes the case for Al Horford as All-Star reserve while noting Celtics are on top of the East: "He's a big part of our team. ... He has my vote."

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Irving: Social media makes NBA drama '10 times worse' (0:52)
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Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Kyrie Irving on all the drama around the NBA: "The way you respond is the most important thing." Thinks social media adds to all the noise.

Lawrence Murray ESPN.com 

Boston Celtics shooting guard Jaylen Brown is at STAPLES Center for tonight's matchup between the Minnesota Timberwolves and LA Clippers. The Clippers host the Celtics here Wednesday.

Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer 

DT Ricky Jean Francois passes along the message from Bill Belichick to players: Have all Super Bowl logistics squared away by the time you return for practice on Wednesday.

Coley Harvey ESPN Staff Writer 

Doug Pederson, like so many others, badly wants what the Patriots have had: "Everybody in the league sort of envies their success, and rightfully so. They've been there, done that many times. And that's something every other team would love to have. It's impressive. It's well-respected and well-documented. But we're just going to prepare the same and block out the noise as best we can."