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Houston Rockets center Clint Capela and Boston Celtics Kyrie Irving
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Nick Friar
June 10, 2019 - 6:45 am
Although multiple reports indicate the Celtics will pursue a trade with the New Orleans Pelicans for Anthony Davis, a rumor has surfaced that Boston is looking at another big man. Steve Kyler of Basketball Insiders reports the Celtics have “engaged pretty seriously on Clint Capela.” The Rockets...
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UNC wing Nassir Little
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Nick Friar
June 08, 2019 - 9:44 am
On Wednesday, Danny Ainge said the Celtics are going to look at close to 100 players before the 2019 NBA Draft. Boston was coming off of back -to- back days in which it had hosted a total of 12 players — Nickeil Alexander-Walker, Tyler Herro and Kevin Porter Jr. most notable among them. Apparently...
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Boston Celtics Terry Rozier
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Gabby Guerard
June 05, 2019 - 3:37 pm
After the Celtics lost to the Bucks in the Eastern Conference Semifinals, Terry Rozier wasted no time in voicing his frustrations about the season. Even after the comments he made across several of ESPN’s shows back on May 14, Danny Ainge can envision a scenario where Rozier comes back to Boston. “...
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Boston Celtics coach Brad Stevens
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Nick Friar
June 05, 2019 - 3:13 pm
Prior to the start of the 2018-19 season, the Celtics looked like the “can’t-miss” team. They were dripping with talent. Then that abundance of talent somehow became a problem. And it was hard to believe at first, given this was almost the same exact group that made it to Game 7 of the Eastern...
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Boston Cetlics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge
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Gabby Guerard
June 05, 2019 - 2:09 pm
After experiencing Danny Ainge second ‘mild’ heart attack in Milwaukee, the Boston Celtics president of basketball operations says he is doing well — even amidst the stressful Kyrie Irving situation. “I feel great. Yeah, I feel good. It’s an exciting time of year,” Ainge said. When the incident...
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Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving
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Nick Friar
June 05, 2019 - 1:32 pm
Danny Ainge wants all the answers to the Kyrie Irving situation just like everyone else. But, like everyone else, he does not have them, which he expressed on Wednesday during his first media availability since suffering a minor heart attack in Milwaukee when the Celtics played the Bucks in the...
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Alex Reimer
May 17, 2019 - 10:41 am
Danny Ainge is recovering from his heart attack and anxious to get back to work, according to Austin Ainge, who doubles as the team’s director of player personnel and Danny’s son. In an interview with the Boston Globe’s Adam Himmelsbach , Austin Ainge expresses amazement at his father’s speedy...
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Boston Celtics guard Terry Rozier
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Nick Friar
May 16, 2019 - 12:53 pm
So I read the column by WEEI.com’s own Alex Reimer in defense of Terry Rozier yesterday. Of course, the headline, “Terry Rozier’s delusion is perfectly natural” caught my attention first. If this was written satirically I’d understand, but I don’t think that was the case. When I actually read the...
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Ryan Hannable
May 15, 2019 - 11:39 am
The NBA draft lottery is over and the Celtics came away feeling pretty good. With New Orleans getting the No. 1 pick, they don't have to worry about the Knicks or Lakers getting that selection and then trading it for Anthony Davis. Why does this matter? Because the Celtics potentially could be...
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Rob Bradford
May 14, 2019 - 8:25 am
Jeff Goodman makes no bones about it: Kyrie Irving was an issue with the Celtics this past season. Appearing on the Mut & Callahan Show Tuesday morning Goodman -- The Stadium's Basketball Insider -- offered pointed insight as to what the dynamic looked like with Irving trying to guide the...
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