Monday’s Mashup: Julian Edelman, Kyrie Irving share embrace before Celtics-Lakers game

Lucy Burdge
March 10, 2019 - 2:53 pm

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NBA: Charlotte at Houston, 8 p.m. (NBATV)
NBA: Boston at LA Clippers, 10:30 p.m. (NBATV, NBCSB)
NHL: San Jose at Minnesota, 8 p.m. (NBCSN)


-- Julian Edelman was in the building for the Celtics’ win over the Lakers on Saturday and he shared a special moment with Kyrie Irving before the game.

Edelman wore his custom No. 11 Celtics jersey given to him by the team, which he first wore during a press conference in October. The Patriots later gave Irving his own custom No. 11 jersey.

Edelman also caught up with the Celtics’ training staff, as he worked out at the team’s facility when he was recovering from his ACL tear last year.

-- Two of the biggest abbreviated names are set to join together as one.

The A-Rod/J-Lo wedding is imminent after Alex Rodriguez proposed to Jennifer Lopez this weekend and she said yes.

The engagement was announced by the couple on social media on Saturday with a picture of the huge ring on Lopez’s finger.


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she said yes ♥️

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The emerald-cut diamond is estimated to be worth at least $1 million.

QUOTE OF THE DAY: "Everyone ate it. There were no leftovers." -- Joe Kelly, on the Cajun food he was making for his teammates when he hurt his back



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