Anthony Davis

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Ryan Hannable
July 11, 2019 - 8:32 am
The Celtics reportedly were in on Anthony Davis as he wanted out of New Orleans, but obviously they weren't major factors since talks never got too serious. Speaking to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski on his podcast , Pelicans executive president of basketball operations David Griffin explained why the...
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Kawhi Leonard and Paul George
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Nick Friar
July 06, 2019 - 12:20 pm
Only in the NBA can an absolute Bananaland move like this happen. As most know by now, while many of us were asleep at 1:54 a.m. on the East Coast, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski dropped one of his patented bombs on the basketball world, only this was next-level. Because not only is Kawhi Leonard...
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Amin Touri
July 06, 2019 - 2:59 am
After weeks of speculation and six long days of waiting after NBA free agency opened on Sunday, Kawhi Leonard is signing with the Los Angeles Clippers. First reported by Chris Haynes of Yahoo, the news broke just before 2 a.m. Eastern time, as Leonard was the last major piece of a wild week of NBA...
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Hornets guard Kemba Walker
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Nick Friar
June 30, 2019 - 12:30 am
On June 24, it looked like the Celtics were left with their young core, Marcus Smart and Gordon Hayward. Kyrie Irving was leaving, so was Al Horford. Terry Rozier was the logical option to take over as the new starting point guard. The next day, the C’s are reportedly “stealth suitors” for Kemba...
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Memphis Grizzlies guard Mike Conley
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Nick Friar
June 18, 2019 - 4:05 pm
Add Mike Conley to the list of rumored contingency plans for the Celtics with Kyrie Irving likely leaving town. The Memphis Grizzlies point guard is under contract for two more seasons, though he does have an early termination option for 2020. But he’s probably not using that since he’ll rake in $...
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Pelicans guard Jrue Holiday
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Nick Friar
June 18, 2019 - 1:23 pm
Since it appears the Celtics will lose out on Kyrie Irving , the search for a new point guard becomes one of the team’s top priorities. And with Al Horford opting-out of the final year of his contract to either work out a more Celtics-friendly deal or move on from Boston, Danny Ainge will have a...
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Gabby Guerard
June 17, 2019 - 5:15 pm
Ever since the news that Anthony Davis was being traded to the Lakers dropped Saturday, it has been unclear what Boston had offered, and why it wasn’t enough to score the six-time All Star. Several reports pointed to the Celtics being unwilling to include Tatum in a proposed trade offer for Davis...
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Boston Celtics Terry Rozier, Al Horford, Kyrie Irving and Jayson Tatum
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Nick Friar
June 17, 2019 - 8:08 am
Between the reports of Kyrie Irving favoring the Nets over everyone else — or being “ prepared to sign with ” Brooklyn, however you want to phrase it — and another stating the Celtics are losing faith in his return , along with the Lakers winning the battle over Anthony Davis on Saturday, it doesn’...
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Celtics guard Kyrie Irving and forward Jayson Tatum
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Nick Friar
June 16, 2019 - 8:05 pm
Although it may seem fairly obvious the Celtics’ handling of the Anthony Davis trade talks with the Pelicans was impacted by what’s going on with Kyrie Irving — which Steve Bulpett of the Boston Herald is reporting — multiple reports that surfaced prior to Saturday’s deal indicated the opposite. As...
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Celtics forward Marcus Morris
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Nick Friar
June 16, 2019 - 5:41 pm
With Kyrie Irving and Anthony Davis garnering most of the Celtics attention as NBA free agency approaches, Marcus Morris’ future with the franchise has flown under the radar. The forward was one of the team’s best players in the first half of the season, though he came back down to earth in the...
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