Anthony Davis

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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Lakers forward LeBron James and Celtics guard Kyrie Irving
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Nick Friar
June 16, 2019 - 11:49 am
When Kevin Durant tore his Achilles in Game 5 of the NBA Finals, it appeared the Nets remained the favorite to sign Kyrie Irving. It seemed like the Celtics had a slightly better chance at re-signing him, though it was still unlikely. Now it almost feels unfathomable with the Lakers making the move...
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Celtics forward Jayson Tatum
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Nick Friar
June 15, 2019 - 7:18 pm
Well, for the Celtics fans who wanted nothing to do with the idea of Anthony Davis in Boston, you got your wish on Saturday. Davis is now a member of the Los Angeles Lakers, according to Adrian Wojnarowski . And it seems the driving force behind Davis landing in Los Angeles and not Boston was the...
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Rob Bradford
June 15, 2019 - 6:52 pm
The dream of the Celtics' reeling in Anthony Davis is reportedly dead. According to ESPN.com's Adrian Wojnarowski, the Pelicans have agreed to a trade that will send Anthony Davis to the Lakers for Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram, Josh Hart and three first-round picks -- including the No. 4 overall in...
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Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving
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Nick Friar
June 14, 2019 - 5:42 pm
All signs continue to point pretty much anywhere but Boston when it comes to Kyrie Irving’s future, with multiple reports indicating he’ll end up in Brooklyn. Adam Himmelsbach of the Boston Globe added to the litany of “ Kyrie is leaving ” reports on Friday, citing multiple league sources have...
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Celtics Kyrie Irving, Jaylen Brown and Jayson Tatum
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Nick Friar
June 14, 2019 - 2:50 pm
Anyone who followed the Celtics for five minutes in 2018-19 shouldn’t be surprised by news that Kyrie Irving had a less than ideal relationship with his younger teammates. Jayson Tatum recently expressed the Celtics, in fact, did get along. Problem was, the chemistry was only solid off the court...
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Celtics owner Wyc Grousbeck
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Nick Friar
June 14, 2019 - 1:45 pm
Apparently, there’s at least one person in the Celtics organization who feels similarly to Danny Ainge when it comes to taking risks in NBA free agency and on the trade market. Ainge spoke about the matter recently , stating, “There’s always risk in making deals. We’re not afraid of risk.” Well,...
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Kyrie Irving and John Wall
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Andy Hart
June 14, 2019 - 12:54 pm
Sometimes one-offs are all you need. Whether it’s movie-making, baby-making or making a run at a sports championship, there are times when things just come together perfectly, likely and sometimes hopefully never to be repeated. The phrase “one-and-done” is most commonly associated with elite...
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Ryan Hannable
June 12, 2019 - 4:02 pm
Here we go. According to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski , the Celtics and Lakers are engaged in trade talks with the Pelicans on Anthony Davis. The report adds the Lakers' No. 4 pick has been discussed, which would help the Pelicans acquire a star player in a multi-team deal. The Celtics currently have...
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NBA agent Rich Paul
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Nick Friar
June 12, 2019 - 11:35 am
In case it wasn’t already abundantly clear, Rich Paul left no room for speculation: Anthony Davis does not want to play for the Celtics long-term. Now dubbed “The King Maker” by Sports Illustrated, Davis’ agent told S.L. Price he’s given the Celtics fair warning about the situation. “They can trade...
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