Anthony Davis

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Ryan Hannable
May 15, 2019 - 11:39 am
The NBA draft lottery is over and the Celtics came away feeling pretty good. With New Orleans getting the No. 1 pick, they don't have to worry about the Knicks or Lakers getting that selection and then trading it for Anthony Davis. Why does this matter? Because the Celtics potentially could be...
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Alex Reimer
May 13, 2019 - 10:35 am
Conventional wisdom says the Celtics would be foolish to acquire Anthony Davis without Kyrie Irving. The disgruntled All-Star is entering the final year of his deal and seemingly desires to play with LeBron James or another superstar. Davis’ own father said this year he doesn’t want his son playing...
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Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving
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Nick Friar
May 07, 2019 - 11:36 am
There have been plenty of moments this season where it felt like the 2018-19 season was Kyrie Irving’s last in Boston. Yet, there were stretches that made seem like he’d stick around. Irving’s “who cares?” comment may have been the final nail in the coffin. I truthfully think his response to the...
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John Tomase
February 22, 2019 - 10:22 am
If Jayson Tatum wants to remain a Celtic for life, and Boston fans want to see Kyrie Irving in green beyond June, then the task over the next four months is pretty simple: win it all. No pressure. The Celtics' day of reckoning fast approaches with seemingly no way out of this current mess of a...
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Alex Reimer
February 18, 2019 - 1:04 pm
At the risk of sounding like a curmudgeon, all of this Kyrie-LeBron stuff is really starting to get annoying. Irving is toying with the fans he once promised he would re-sign with the Celtics. That’s not cool. Despite missing the last two-and-a-half games with a knee injury, Irving suited up for...
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John Tomase
February 17, 2019 - 8:44 am
Jayson Tatum knows the Anthony Davis rumors will feature his name, front and center, until the situation with the Pelicans big man is resolved. But he also knows this: there's nowhere he'd rather be than Boston. Speaking to Sage Steele of ESPN at the All-Star Game, Tatum made his feelings for...
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Rob Bradford
February 16, 2019 - 1:01 pm
Celtics fans got some good news Saturday. After it was originally reported that New Orleans star center Anthony Davis had left the Celtics off the list of teams he would be open to signing a long-term contract with, Davis offered a different message during media availability at All-Star Weekend. He...
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Alex Reimer
February 15, 2019 - 1:39 pm
The Celtics’ efforts to land Anthony Davis this summer may have gotten a little more complicated. According to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski , the Pelicans fired general manager Dell Demps Friday. The organization reportedly wants a new person to oversee the Davis situation, which is the most critical...
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Lucy Burdge
February 15, 2019 - 8:34 am
The NBA trade deadline has come and gone but the drama that resulted is still unfolding. Anthony Davis was the center of said drama, along with his agent, Rich Paul, who tried unsuccessfully to force a Davis trade from New Orleans to Los Angeles to join LeBron James, another of his clients. When...
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Kyrie Irving
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John Tomase
February 07, 2019 - 11:01 am
There has been a flurry of activity in advance of Thursday's 3 p.m. NBA trade deadline. Here are some thoughts on a handful of moves that affect the Celtics, particularly when it comes to the top two seeds. The Bucks (Nikola Mirotic) and Raptors (Marc Gasol) just improved, while the Celtics once...
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