Boston Celtics

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Alex Reimer
February 18, 2019 - 1:04 pm
At the risk of sounding like a curmudgeon, all of this Kyrie-LeBron stuff is really starting to get annoying. Irving is toying with the fans he once promised he would re-sign with the Celtics. That’s not cool. Despite missing the last two-and-a-half games with a knee injury, Irving suited up for...
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John Tomase
February 17, 2019 - 9:50 pm
Jayson Tatum won the Skills Competition on Saturday night and then he made a bold prediction: the Celtics are going to win it all this year. Speaking to ESPN , Tatum did not mince words. "We're going to win the Finals this year," he said. "Feb. 16, Jayson Tatum said we're going to win the Finals...
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John Tomase
February 17, 2019 - 8:44 am
Jayson Tatum knows the Anthony Davis rumors will feature his name, front and center, until the situation with the Pelicans big man is resolved. But he also knows this: there's nowhere he'd rather be than Boston. Speaking to Sage Steele of ESPN at the All-Star Game, Tatum made his feelings for...
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Alex Reimer
February 15, 2019 - 1:39 pm
The Celtics’ efforts to land Anthony Davis this summer may have gotten a little more complicated. According to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski , the Pelicans fired general manager Dell Demps Friday. The organization reportedly wants a new person to oversee the Davis situation, which is the most critical...
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Alex Reimer
February 15, 2019 - 10:24 am
It’s understandable why some Celtics fans want to spew venom towards Kyrie Irving. The dazzling point guard appeared to publicly retract his preseason promise of re-signing here, telling reporters earlier this month he doesn’t owe “anybody bleep” months before his pending free agency. On top of...
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Alex Reimer
February 01, 2019 - 10:10 am
Anthony Davis’ trade request may have excited basketball fans from Los Angeles to Boston. But Charles Barkley thinks it’s bad for the game. On TNT Thursday, Barkley went off on Davis for publicly pleading to get out of New Orleans, and perhaps try to force his way out before the trade deadline on...
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Alex Reimer
January 30, 2019 - 10:04 am
When Kyrie Irving first arrived in Boston, he said he was determined to leave LeBron James’ shadow. Not only did he need to grow as a basketball player, but he yearned for some sort of higher personal development, which he claimed was only possible to accomplish on his own. But now, less than two...
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Alex Reimer
January 15, 2019 - 10:46 am
The Nets beat the Celtics Monday for the first time since January 2016. But the fans at the Barclays Center may have delivered the most jarring moment of the evening for Green Team Nation. Early in the fourth quarter of Brooklyn’s 109-102 victory, which was only that close thanks to a late-game...
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Evan Marinofsky
January 12, 2019 - 4:03 pm
Fresh off a four-game win streak, the Boston Celtics laid an egg Thursday night, losing to the Miami Heat 115-99. Even worse, the Celtics had more drama, as Marcus Morris was seen pushing Jaylen Brown during a timeout . It's been no secret that the Celtics haven't been without their fair share of...
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Alex Reimer
January 03, 2019 - 2:58 pm
LeBron James’ decision to call himself the "GOAT" –– that’s Greatest of All-Time for those who are blissfully unaware of such fun acronyms –– did not sit well with Celtics legend Kevin McHale. In a recent interview with NBA TV, McHale said LeBron’s proclamation doesn’t show enough respect for the...
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