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Josue Pavon
January 15, 2019 - 1:34 pm
BROOKLYN -- Kyrie Irving's criticism of his team following the Celtics' loss to the Magic Saturday struck a cord with one of his teammates. Although he plans on never questioning his team ever again, Irving's comments certainly resonated with Jaylen Brown, who alluded to what Irving had to say when...
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Josue Pavon
January 15, 2019 - 4:20 am
BROOKLYN – When the news of Kyrie Irving and Marcus Smart broke Monday morning, Brad Stevens knew he was going to have a thin back court heading into the Celtics' matchup against the Nets. However, what he couldn't foresee was essentially missing half of his rotation. There were guys that were...
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Josue Pavon
January 14, 2019 - 1:16 pm
BROOKLYN – When Kyrie Irving requested a trade from Cleveland in 2017, he was sent to Boston – a place that most people considered was an ideal situation for him. It not only gave him an opportunity to lead a team while being the focal point of the offense, but it was also a chance to mentor...
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Josue Pavon
January 14, 2019 - 11:56 am
BROOKLYN – The Celtics will be thin in their back court when they take on the Nets Monday night in Brooklyn. Coming off back-to-back losses in Miami and Orlando, Boston will look to grab its first and last win of its three-game road trip and will have to do it without Kyrie Irving (right quad) and...
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Josue Pavon
January 13, 2019 - 4:10 am
ORLANDO – Kyrie Irving wanted to have the final say in regulation of Saturday's game against the Magic. With the game on the line, he couldn't hide his emotions after Gordon Hayward made an inbound pass to Jayson Tatum for a game-tying fade away jump shot that bounced off the back of the rim as...
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Josue Pavon
January 11, 2019 - 1:09 pm
Celtics rookie Robert Williams is far from a finished product. The athletic big has the potential to become an every day NBA rim protector but still has a lot to learn. He's raw. But he's made his presence felt in a minimal role for the Celtics at times when his team needed him to make an impact...
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John Tomase
January 11, 2019 - 11:18 am
Charles Barkley believes it's time for the Celtics to make a trade. The NBA Hall of Famer and TNT analyst broke down what has ailed the team during halftime of Thursday's 115-99 loss in Miami that saw Marcus Morris and Jaylen Brown briefly scuffle on the bench. "They're not going to win the way...
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January 11, 2019 - 10:04 am
MIAMI – Kyrie Irving couldn't shake off the frustration of Thursday night's loss against the Heat minutes after the final buzzer. It bothered him so much that he figured the best thing for him to do was to get some shots up in an effort to lessen the pain of dropping a 16-point loss against the...
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Josue Pavon
January 10, 2019 - 11:37 pm
MIAMI – Before the Heat pulled ahead by 26 points in the second half of their 115-99 win over Boston, tempers flared on the Celtics bench during the first timeout of the second quarter. Miami was in the beginning stages of reaching its largest lead of the night when Celtics forward Marcus Morris...
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Josue Pavon
January 10, 2019 - 2:59 am
The Celtics' offense has come a long way from what it was at the start of the regular season. For the first time this year, Brad Stevens is seeing his offense produce at a consistently high level without relying on Kyrie Irving's ability to put the team on his back. Suddenly, those days are a thing...
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