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Daniel Theis
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Gabby Guerard
July 16, 2019 - 11:29 am
The Celtics have been very active with roster changes this offseason, and it’s not over yet. According to Yahoo Sport’s Keith Smith , Boston rescinded Daniel Theis’ qualifying offer, making him an unrestricted free agent Monday. Just two weeks ago, Theis had agreed to a two-year, $10 million deal...
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Boston Celtics NBA Summer League
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Gabby Guerard
July 15, 2019 - 4:22 pm
Although the Celtics have a young lineup for next season, oddsmakers predict the team will still have a solid standing by the season's end. Odds Shark gives Boston the third-best odds (-550) to reach the NBA Eastern Conference playoffs in 2019-20, tied with the Pacers. Though the two teams ahead of...
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Robert Williams
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Gabby Guerard
July 15, 2019 - 3:46 pm
Trading Aron Baynes to the Suns and losing Al Horford to the 76ers in free agency left the Celtics with a gap in their frontcourt. Among those who plan to help fill the void in 2019-20 is Robert Williams, who had the benefit of working with both big men last season. Williams, the 27th overall pick...
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Grant Williams
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Gabby Guerard
July 15, 2019 - 11:25 am
The Celtics rookies have already won over many Boston fans, but with Summer League coming to a close last Saturday, it means the 2019-20 NBA season is right around the corner. Before that unfolds, it’s time for the rookies to select their official jersey numbers. Grant Williams was originally given...
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Rob Bradford
July 12, 2019 - 11:20 am
The father of Celtics draft pick Tremont Waters was found dead in a West Haven, Conn. hotel room Thursday. Ed Waters was 49. According to the Stamford Advocate, Ed Waters was unresponsive when found on the floor of the Super 8 Motel after police were called to the scene after a report of a sick and...
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Grayson Allen
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Ryan Hannable
July 12, 2019 - 9:55 am
Grayson Allen was at it again Thursday night when he was ejected after picking up two flagrant fouls against the Celtics in the NBA Summer League, both coming against Grant Williams. GRAYSON ALLEN WILDING LMAOOOOOO ---- pic.twitter.com/BXWYSXIeYp — Chris Montano (@gswchris) July 12, 2019 Williams...
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Amin Touri
July 11, 2019 - 7:53 pm
After initially committing to sign a deal with the Spurs, former Celtics forward Marcus Morris re-opened his free agency and is now heading to New York on a one-year, $15 million deal, according to The Athletic's Shams Charania. Forward Marcus Morris plans to sign a one-year, $15M deal with the New...
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Ryan Hannable
July 11, 2019 - 7:19 pm
Jaylen Brown is still on is rookie deal and he hasn't heard from the Celtics in regards to a potential extension. "I haven’t heard from them,” Brown told Brian Robb of the Boston Sports Journal . “The ball is in their court.” The Celtics rarely offer contracts to players coming off their rookie...
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Danny Ainge
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Ryan Hannable
July 11, 2019 - 4:11 pm
The Celtics have been pretty active this offseason with the departures of Al Horford, Kyrie Irving and more, but then adding players like Kemba Walker and Enes Kanter. And they may not be done. According to Adam Himmelsbach of the Boston Globe , the team could fill the 15th roster spot created by...
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Kobe Bryant, Bill Russell at ESPYs
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Gabby Guerard
July 11, 2019 - 10:53 am
Celtics Hall of Famer Bill Russell was honored at the ESPY Awards Wednesday night in what proved to be a powerful moment. Russell, who received the Arthur Ashe Courage Award, did not speak upon receiving the honor. But, Kobe Bryant’s touching tribute said all there was to say. The former Laker...
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