Anthony Davis

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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Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving
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Nick Friar
June 11, 2019 - 5:28 pm
Even if Kevin Durant is forced to sit out all of next season after the Achilles injury he suffered in Game 5 of the NBA Finals on Monday, he should still make $31.5 million. That’s because Durant still has a player option he can exercise to stick with the Warriors for 2019-20. Now, the injury can...
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New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis
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Nick Friar
June 11, 2019 - 9:48 am
When rumors about Anthony Davis wanting out of New Orleans first started to circulate in February, he supposedly had a set list of four teams he would consider signing with long-term: the Lakers, Knicks, Clippers, and Bucks. Then Davis said at NBA All-Star Weekend, “I never said Boston wasn’t on my...
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Boston Celtics forward Jayson Tatum and Gordon Hayward
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Nick Friar
June 10, 2019 - 1:18 pm
Even before David Griffin was running the show in New Orleans, everyone knew it was going to take a lot for the Celtics, or anyone else, to land Anthony Davis. He’s one of the best players in the NBA, that’s how it works. However, the Pelicans’ asking price had been up in the air throughout the...
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Houston Rockets center Clint Capela and Boston Celtics Kyrie Irving
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Nick Friar
June 10, 2019 - 6:45 am
Although multiple reports indicate the Celtics will pursue a trade with the New Orleans Pelicans for Anthony Davis, a rumor has surfaced that Boston is looking at another big man. Steve Kyler of Basketball Insiders reports the Celtics have “engaged pretty seriously on Clint Capela.” The Rockets...
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New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis
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Nick Friar
June 07, 2019 - 8:52 pm
If you just can’t take the Kyrie Irving nonsense anymore, you’re in luck: Anthony Davis rumors are back in style. On the latest episode of Sports Illustrated’s podcast “ The Crossover ,” Chris Mannix said he’s under the impression the Celtics are “not going to take their foot off the gas when it...
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Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving
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Nick Friar
June 05, 2019 - 1:32 pm
Danny Ainge wants all the answers to the Kyrie Irving situation just like everyone else. But, like everyone else, he does not have them, which he expressed on Wednesday during his first media availability since suffering a minor heart attack in Milwaukee when the Celtics played the Bucks in the...
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