Daniel Theis

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Nick Friar
September 30, 2019 - 6:42 pm
“Fresh start.” Jayson Tatum said it. So did Semi Ojeleye. Marcus Smart and Gordon Hayward brought the phrase up, as well. It seems that’s how they all view the 2019-20 season. In a way, focusing so much on a new beginning can be counterproductive. Thinking about starting over means you’re aware of...
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Daniel Theis
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Nick Friar
September 03, 2019 - 8:29 am
Daniel Theis may have put up better numbers against the Dominican Republic on Tuesday than he did against France on Sunday, but he still left something to be desired in Germany’s 70-68 loss. Theis finished with the same number of fouls (four) as he did against France, but he was able to spread...
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Vincent Poirier
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Nick Friar
September 01, 2019 - 10:55 am
Vincent Poirier may have put up the better offensive numbers and helped France knock off Germany, 78-74, but Daniel Theis had a big moment against his new Celtics teammate. Dennis Schroder found Theis with a lob in the fourth quarter, setting up for a slam and posterizing Poirier in the process...
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Daniel Theis
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Nick Friar
August 31, 2019 - 11:33 pm
Team USA is littered with Celtics — Kemba Walker, Marcus Smart, Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown — but there are a couple others participating in the 2019 FIBA World Cup. Daniel Theis is playing for Germany with the Thunder’s Dennis Schroder. Newly acquired Vincent Poirier is featured on France’s...
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Robert Williams and Daniel Theis
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Nick Friar
August 09, 2019 - 2:14 pm
When it became clear Kyrie Irving was leaving Boston for Brooklyn, Al Horford’s presence on the roster didn’t seem necessary. The Celtics weren’t about to contend for a title and going younger made more sense. Then Danny Ainge courted Kemba Walker and Horford departing for Philadelphia turned into...
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Vincent Poirier
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Gabby Guerard
July 29, 2019 - 11:35 am
While Enes Kanter and Tacko Fall have received the majority of the attention among the Celtics ' new big men, there’s another post player Boston feels good about. According to Yahoo Sports’ Ben Rohrbach , the “Celtics are high on Vincent Poirier,” noting his athleticism and rebounding abilities...
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Gabby Guerard
July 19, 2019 - 8:57 am
At Kemba Walker and Enes Kanter’s introductory press conference, Danny Ainge said they were the Celtics ’ “ Plan A .” That makes sense for Walker, because Kyie Irving made it clear right from the start that he wanted out of Boston. But what about bringing in Enes Kanter and losing Al Horford? It...
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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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Celtics forward Daniel Theis
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Nick Friar
July 02, 2019 - 2:37 pm
The Celtics may be done shaping out their frontcourt. While Robert Williams and Grant Williams are practicing for the NBA Summer League (along with Guerschon Yabusele), Boston agreed to a deal with Enes Kanter on Monday and they reportedly agreed to one with Vincent Poirier on Tuesday. And now it...
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Enes Kanter
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Nick Friar
July 01, 2019 - 2:33 pm
Multiple reports indicate the Celtics have agreed to a deal with Enes Kanter. Shams Charania of The Athletic was the first to report the deal, which states it’s a two-year worth $10 million. Jeff Goodman of Stadium is reporting Kanter has a player option for the second year. Keith Smith of Yahoo...
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