Anthony Davis

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Ty Anderson
July 17, 2017 - 8:17 pm
On paper, the Celtics look done. But in reality, C’s president Danny Ainge is never done. Especially when it comes to his pursuit of the Pelicans’ Anthony Davis, who remains the centerpiece an almost Bigfoot hunter-esque chase for Ainge, even after signing Gordon Hayward to a max deal and seemingly...
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Isaiah Thomas
January 07, 2017 - 5:14 pm
The Celtics continue to live by the 3. It's been their m.o. lately and made a difference in their 117-108 victory over the Pelicans. The C's have now won four consecutive games, including 10 of their last 12. Luckily for the Celtics, they have been living well from deep. Throughout their last four...
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Mike Petraglia
March 20, 2013 - 7:22 pm
Doc Rivers has been here before, and has had way too much experience this year in trying to rip his team a new one after blowing a double-digit lead and losing to an inferior opponent. As a matter of fact, the Celtics did exactly that against the same lowly Hornets team they lost to at the Garden...
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Mike Petraglia
March 20, 2013 - 6:35 pm
Anthony Davis - the No. 1 overall pick in the NBA draft last June - tipped in the go-ahead basket with 0.3 seconds left in the fourth quarter to allow the Hornets to nip the Celtics , 87-86, Wednesday night in New Orleans. The Hornets were able to sweep the season series with the Celtics this...
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January 16, 2013 - 7:33 pm
From one athletic freak out of Chicago's South Side to another, Kevin Garnett had high praise for Anthony Davis . "That kid is long," the aging Celtics superstar said of the Hornets rookie. "He makes me look like a midget, man. I was nothing like him. He's a freak of nature. This kid's going to be...
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July 24, 2012 - 2:02 pm
The Hornets signed their two first round picks on Tuesday, finalizing the contracts for first-overall pick Anthony Davis and 10th-overall pick Austin Rivers . The deals are formalities though, as the values of their rookie contracts are outlined by the collective bargaining agreement. Davis signed...
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July 02, 2012 - 4:34 pm
No. 1 overall NBA draft pick Anthony Davis may have been in consideration for the Olympic team in London later this month, but an ankle injury could force him to sit out . Davis, along with Blake Griffin and Lamar Odom , was supposed to travel to Las Vegas for a workout in front of Team USA coach...
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June 26, 2012 - 2:39 am
Welcome to Tuesday's Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . TUESDAY'S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: MLB: Blue Jays at Red Sox , 7:10 p.m. (NESN; WEEI) MLB: Tigers at Rangers, 8:05 p.m. (MLB Network) Tennis: Wimbledon , 7 a...
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June 14, 2012 - 5:12 pm
As part of WEEI.com's coverage of the 2012 NBA draft, we are profiling all players considered likely candidates to be drafted June 28. The Celtics own three picks: 21, 22 (from the Thunder in the Kendrick Perkins trade) and 51 . A NTHONY DAVIS Position : Power forward School: Kentucky Age: 19...
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May 30, 2012 - 5:11 pm
The bouncing balls went the Hornets' way at the lottery Wednesday night, as they landed the No. 1 overall pick in the NBA draft. The best player available is widely considered to be Kentucky standout Anthony Davis . The Hornets moved up from the fourth spot, where they had a 13.7 percent chance to...
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