Boston Celtics

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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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Evan Marinofsky
December 26, 2018 - 4:50 pm
Kyrie Irving's 40-point outburst against the Philadelphia 76ers on Christmas day was just enough to give the Boston Celtics a 121-114 overtime win. For the Celtics, it was the biggest gift they could ask for. An extra Christmas gift for C's fans was Skip Bayless' assessment of the performance on...
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WEEI
December 18, 2018 - 5:30 pm
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Alex Reimer
December 12, 2018 - 10:43 am
Jaylen Brown has played much better since he’s been placed on the bench. But the third-year forward is still struggling to adjust to his new role. In a wide-ranging interview with ESPN’s Jackie MacMullan , Brown expounds on his early season woes. After a breakout sophomore campaign, Brown was one...
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Erin Walsh
December 11, 2018 - 1:42 pm
Although some of the C’s key players are questionable, Kyrie Irving is likely to return Wednesday after missing Monday’s game against the Pelicans. Irving was not on Tuesdays injury report which is a good sign for the Celtics point guard. Meanwhile, Aron Baynes is questionable for Wednesday’s game...
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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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Erin Walsh
December 06, 2018 - 11:25 am
The Celtics are off to a rough start. With a record of 13-10 and currently sitting in sixth place in the Eastern Conference, have the Celtics believed the hype too much? Celtics budding star Jayson Tatum thinks so. Tatum was asked by Masslive.com what he believes is the cause to the early season...
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