Anthony Davis

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Alex Reimer
December 11, 2018 - 9:47 am
When Celtics fans showered Gordon Hayward with an ovation two years ago, ESPN commentator Bomani Jones insinuated it was because the star forward is white. “ YOU KNOW , AND I KNOW , WHY CELTICS FANS WERE CHEERING GORDON HAYWARD,” Jones shrieked . “Is there another arena in the whole country that...
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Kyrie Irving and Anthony Davis
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John Tomase
November 27, 2018 - 12:19 pm
The Celtics got an up-close-and-personal look on Monday at Pelicans star Anthony Davis, who posted 27 points and 16 rebounds in Boston’s 124-107 victory. Considering some of Davis’s prior work – he torched the C’s for 45 and 16 last January – they’ll take his pedestrian 8-for-19 performance. The...
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Lucy Burdge
November 23, 2018 - 4:21 pm
So you’re saying there’s a chance? Anthony Davis is reportedly open to a trade with the Celtics, should the opportunity arise. According to a report by Chris Sheridan, Davis is considering a few teams as potential landing spots and the Celtics are in the mix for the Pelicans star. He is also...
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Alex Reimer
October 05, 2018 - 12:22 pm
It’s time to start stoking up the Anthony Davis-to-Boston chatter again. With Kyrie Irving verbally committing to the Celtics, anything is possible. The Celtics have been linked to Davis over the last couple of years, given their plethora of draft capital. But to this point, Davis has stayed in New...
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The Celtics bench is dejected.
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John Tomase
March 18, 2018 - 11:08 pm
It's nights like these that make Celtics fans dream of Anthony Davis. The Brow was everywhere in The Pelicans' 108-89 victory on Sunday. He scored 34 points, grabbed 11 rebounds, dominated on the defensive end and was far and away the best player on the floor. That's becoming a regular occurrence...
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John Tomase
February 23, 2018 - 10:02 am
Superstar big man Anthony Davis isn't exactly getting antsy in New Orleans, not with the Pelicans in the hunt for a Western Conference playoff berth even after the loss of DeMarcus Cousins. But his patience won't last forever, and for that he may have former Celtics champion Kevin Garnett to thank...
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Kyrie Irving hugs LeBron James.
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John Tomase
January 26, 2018 - 10:24 am
The LeBron James-Kyrie Irving relationship has been dissected quite a bit since the August trade that sent the All-Star point guard to the Celtics. But when it came time to select NBA All-Star rosters, James didn't hesitate to select Irving to his team. In the process, he reunited Cleveland's...
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Josue Pavon
January 17, 2018 - 1:01 am
When the Celtics successfully erased two 10-point deficits in the second half and pulled ahead by five points in the final minutes of regulation, it felt like the making of another come from behind win. Only this time, the New Orleans tandem of Anthony Davis and DeMarcus Cousins got the best of the...
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Lucy Burdge
January 16, 2018 - 12:58 pm
Anthony Davis is in town with the Pelicans to face the Celtics Tuesday night and clearly did not want to answer questions about rumors he could be traded to Boston. During the media availability Tuesday morning, Davis deflected and denied when it came to questions about going to the Celtics...
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Anthony Davis
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John Tomase
December 19, 2017 - 11:55 am
For years, we heard how badly Danny Ainge wanted Gordon Hayward, and when the All-Star swingman finally hit free agency, the Celtics got their man. The chatter on Kyrie Irving wasn't as insistent, but it existed, with the Celtics considered a potential landing spot for the championship guard when...
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