Boston Celtics

Brad Marchand, Patrice Bergeron
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Alex Reimer
June 06, 2019 - 1:31 pm
It would be incorrect to uniformly declare we are sick and tired of winning. On a local level, our sports teams’ annual championship chases still draw very high ratings, with the Patriots’ numbers even surpassing what they were at the start of the new millennium. But that is the exception, and not...
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NBA draft prospect Ty Jerome
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Nick Friar
June 03, 2019 - 12:01 pm
As the 2019 NBA draft draws near, the Celtics are getting a closer look at a few prospects. The C’s are hosting two draft workouts at the Auerbach Center this week, one on Monday and another on Tuesday. Monday’s workout features six players: Admiral Schofield, Tennessee Jordan Bone, Tennessee Ty...
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Alex Reimer
May 30, 2019 - 2:48 pm
Few athletes have demonstrated more courage in taking social stands than Bill Russell, and the Celtics legend will be honored appropriately at the ESPY Awards this summer. ESPN announced Thursday the 11-time NBA champion will receive the Arthur Ashe Courage Award, which is given to socially...
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Alex Reimer
May 22, 2019 - 10:00 am
The Celtics will likely spend the next six weeks plotting how they can retain their superstar, Kyrie Irving, and land another one, Anthony Davis, in order to make the Finals run they were supposed to this season. General manager Danny Ainge must get creative, outlaying maximum contract offers and...
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Zdeno Chara and Jake DeBrusk
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Alex Reimer
May 21, 2019 - 2:43 pm
While leadership is intangible, Zdeno Chara personified the quality in just a few sentences Monday. When asked about the age discrepancy on the Bruins –– Chara is 42, whereas defenseman Charlie McAvoy is half of his age –– Boston’s captain emphasized the importance of respect between teammates in...
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Penn State guard Josh Reaves
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Nick Friar
May 20, 2019 - 11:36 am
As much as the Celtics’ three first-round draft picks have and will continue to garner most of the attention leading up to the 2019 NBA Draft, the Celtics also have a second-round pick. Ryan Gomes had been Boston’s closest thing to a second-round success story since the turn of the century until...
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Evan Marinofsky
May 20, 2019 - 6:15 am
It wasn't supposed to be this way. This time last year, the Celtics were fresh off coming within a game of the NBA Finals without stars Kyrie Irving and Gordon Hayward. When those two guys came back, the Celtics were slated to run over the East en route to challenging the Warriors in the Finals...
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Alex Reimer
May 17, 2019 - 10:41 am
Danny Ainge is recovering from his heart attack and anxious to get back to work, according to Austin Ainge, who doubles as the team’s director of player personnel and Danny’s son. In an interview with the Boston Globe’s Adam Himmelsbach , Austin Ainge expresses amazement at his father’s speedy...
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Robert Kraft
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Alex Reimer
May 15, 2019 - 3:28 pm
At the onset of the Robert Kraft case, most journalists took the authorities at their word. It was a big mistake, leading to misrepresentations and rather incredible exaggerations. Within days of the charges being announced, the New York Times came out with an investigative piece about the sex...
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Oct 19, 2018; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Boston Celtics guard Terry Rozier (12) looks on against the Toronto Raptors at Scotiabank Arena. The Raptors beat the Celtics 113-101. Mandatory Credit: Tom Szczerbowski-USA TODAY Sports
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Alex Reimer
May 15, 2019 - 11:59 am
Terry Rozier appears to be delusional. He talks like he earned the starting point guard position last year, failing to mention he only played those minutes because Kyrie Irving was sidelined with a knee injury. The fourth-year guard complains Gordon Hayward touched the ball too much this season,...
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