Brendan O'Hare

  • joined Nov 27, 2011
  • last login Aug 16, 2012
  • posts 27
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I also write about the NFL as a Featured Columnist for Bleacher Report, and I've written for Gawker TV and The Post Game. I kind of run my own sports/pop culture site, PineRiders, but we've seen better days. I also have an unhealthy obsession with hip-hop.

Follow me on Twitter: @brendohare

A Fan Of...

  • MLB New York Yankees
  • NBA Boston Celtics
  • NFL Pittsburgh Steelers
  • NHL New York Rangers
User Blog

Remembering the Big 3 Era


The Big 3 era is basically over. A look at what it all meant.

Fly On the Wall: Doc Rivers Addresses the Minutes Situation


The Celtics starters have been playing a lot. But how much is too much, Doc Rivers?

The Eternal Unpredictability of the 2011-12 Boston Celtics


No one knows how the Celtics are going to play on a given night. A look at the excitement and excruciation that comes from this.

The Moments and Decisions That Made Up the 2011-12 Celtics Regular Season


The Celtics regular season was a tale of two halves. Here are the moments and decisions that made it up.

Fly On the Wall: A Conversation Between Ray Allen and Avery Bradley


What does Ray Allen really think about his move to the bench? A hypothetical conversation between Allen and his replacement, Avery Bradley.

Huh: The Ancient, Obsolete Celtics Are Now Primed For a Playoff Run


After last night's win against the Heat, the Celtics now seem set to do damage in the playoffs. How did this happen?

Kevin Garnett Is Getting Along With the Celtics' Young Players, But At What Cost?


Kevin Garnett is getting along well with the younger players on the Celtics. But at what cost?

What Probably Happened Inside the Celtics' Locker Room Yesterday


Want to know what the Celtics' locker room was like following Sunday's victory? This will do.

Attention World: Kevin Garnett Is Underrated


It's weird to say, but Kevin Garnett is really underrated. We have the data to prove it.

5 Observations From Celtics vs. Lakers


Sunday's Celtics vs. Lakers game was a microcosm of the Celtics' season. Here are five observations.

Rajon Rondo: High Maintenance NBA Superstar


Rajon Rondo has been called high maintenance and stubborn. But what makes him different from other NBA players?

Mavericks Vs. Celtics Preview: Five Questions With A CelticsBlog Writer


SB Nation Dallas interviewed one of our writers about tonight's Mavericks/Celtics game. This was the outcome.

Where Did Greg Stiemsma Go?


Greg Stiemsma has seen his playing time decreased. How did this happen?

Figuring Out Where Paul Pierce Fits In With the Other Greats of His Era


Paul Pierce doesn't play like the typical superstar. But he deserves to mentioned with the greats of his era.

Exploring Paul Pierce's Peculiar Yet Popular Twitter Feed


What makes Paul Pierce's Twitter feed stand out? An analyzation of a quietly maniacal feed.

Here Are Some Ways to Lighten Up the Celtics Season


The Celtics season has been gloom so far. Here are some ways to lighten it up.

Chris Wilcox to Miss Time With Left Calf Strain


"Just when it appears Chris Wilcox is beginning to carve out a role with the Celtics, he gets hurt. It happened again Friday night when he left the 88-79 loss to the Bulls at TD Garden with a left calf strain. He will miss at least three games, robbing the team of a useful big man off the bench."

Rajon Rondo IS the Boston Celtics Right Now. But Is That a Good Thing?


Rajon Rondo is the Boston Celtics right now. But is that a good thing?

Greg Stiemsma, Race, and the Making Of a Cult Hero


Greg Stiemsma has become a cult hero during his brief stint in Boston, but why? Does it center around race or his basketball playing abilities?

The Good, The Bad, And The Confusing From Last Night


The Boston Celtics and Miami Heat played in a game last night where it was hard to draw conclusions from. But did we find at least some things out?

Kevin Garnett Put His Hands to Bill Walker, and A Future Problem May Arise


Naturally, as one is inclined to do when Christmas is ruined, Garnett tried to take out his frustration out on the person who caused the despair.

Spike Lee had this to tweet: "Hopefully KG Will Respect The Birth Of Jesus Today And Refrain From...


Spike Lee had this to tweet: "Hopefully KG Will Respect The Birth Of Jesus Today And Refrain From Sprewing Profanities In My Direction." Not sure what "sprewing" means (it's not like he's an Oscar-nominated screenwriter or anything), but I don't see KG letting a thing like "Christmas" get in the way of making Lee's life a living hell. H/t to Ziller


The Boston Celtics Christmas List


I am not sure why the members of the Boston Celtics would make a Christmas list, as most probably have enough money to buy Ethiopia. I see Christmas lists as more than just a outline of what...

Celtics Lose Two Unique Individuals


Big Baby and Delonte West were different, and that's why I'll miss them.


The Celtics "Last Shot": Is It For Real This Time?

Doc Rivers began this season's first practice by proclaiming something so inherently depressing, that it made me question my previous sensational desire to have the NBA return. "I was very honest...


Attempting to Figure Out the Cause of the Rondo-Personality Rumor

In spite of the Celtics assuring Rajon Rondo's agent that he is "their guy", and basically saying that he should ignore the biggest story in the NBA currently, I am weary of that proclamation due...


The Delonte West Lockout Timeline

Delonte West is not like you or me. Somehow, he manages to not relate to his fellow NBA players, a portion of society removed from the rest of us, a distorted utopia where you think West could at...

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