Celtics rumors

June 05, 2017 - 3:52 pm
As part of WEEI.com's coverage of the 2017 NBA draft, here is one in a series of profiles of prospective picks. The Celtics have amassed four picks: 1, 37, 53, and 56. The draft will be held June 22 at Brooklyn's Barclays Center. De’Aaron Fox Position: Â Point Guard Hometown: Â Houston, Texas...
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Andrew Bogut
John Tomase
February 28, 2017 - 3:51 pm
In the end, Andrew Bogut ended up exactly where we expected him. According to the Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski , the free-agent big man will sign with the defending champion Cleveland Cavaliers this weekend. The 76ers acquired him from the Mavericks at the trade deadline and then bought him out on...
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Andrew Bogut
John Tomase
February 27, 2017 - 7:07 pm
Don't send Andrew Bogut to Cleveland just yet. According to the Boston Globe, the free agent center has narrowed his list of preferred destinations to five or six teams, and the Celtics are one of them. Bogut was waived by the 76ers on Monday after being acquired from the Mavericks at Thursday's...
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Danny Ainge
John Tomase
February 23, 2017 - 11:05 am
Danny Ainge tried, but he's not in a rush to give away Brooklyn picks, and he likes his team. Those were the messages from the Celtics boss to reporters after Thursday's trade deadline passed without Ainge making a deal. "We had a lot of conversations about things that we could do to improve our...
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John Tomase
February 23, 2017 - 9:52 am
Adrian Wojnarowski says the Paul George deal is dead, so that's the end of that. The host of The Vertical podcast just tweeted the Pacers star isn't going anywhere. Indiana has passed on trade offers for Paul George and All-Star forward will remain with the Pacers, league sources tell @TheVertical...
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John Tomase
February 23, 2017 - 9:45 am
Well this should throw some water on those Paul George rumors. According to USA Today's Sam Amick, George wants to either win a title in Indiana or head home to join the Lakers when he hits free agency after next season. I repeat: Paul George - barring a title chance in Indy - is hell-bent on...
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John Tomase
February 23, 2017 - 8:33 am
OK, now the rumor mill is getting good. According to ESPN's Brian Windhorst, the Pacers are calling around trying to clear roster spots. Why, you ask? Pacers involved in talks with teams potentially to clear roster spots, sources say. Teams suspect might be related to Celtics talks — Brian...
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Isaiah Thomas
John Tomase
February 23, 2017 - 8:06 am
Speaking to reporters at Celtics practice Thursday, guard Isaiah Thomas laughed off the controversy surrounding his eyeball and hourglass emojis, which had Celtics fans trying to discern meaning with the trade deadline rapidly approaching. Thomas explained to reporters ( including the ProJo's Scott...
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Andrew Bogut
John Tomase
February 23, 2017 - 7:32 am
According to multiple reports, the Dallas Mavericks have traded center Andrew Bogut to the Philadelphia 76ers for Nerlens Noel, but this by no means closes the door on Bogut coming to Boston. According to ESPN , the Sixers are looking to find "a landing spot" for Bogut in another trade before...
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Grizzlies forward JaMychal Green (0) dunks on Suns forward P.J. Tucker. Both are Celtics trade targets. (Justin Ford/USA Today Sports)
John Tomase
February 23, 2017 - 5:37 am
Tucked within this Steven Bulpett story on potential Celtics trade targets with Thursday's 3 p.m. deadline rapidly approaching is a new name -- Memphis forward JaMychal Green. The 6-foot-9 Alabama product would fill a number of rotational needs for the Celtics. He's considered an above-average...
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