Danny Ainge

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Ryan Hannable
May 02, 2019 - 4:55 pm
Early Thursday afternoon, the Celtics announced president of basketball operations Danny Ainge suffered a mild heart attack while in Milwaukee. The 60-year-old is expected to return to Boston shortly and make a full recovery. Speaking to reporters at Celtics practice, players who spoke said they...
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Ryan Hannable
May 02, 2019 - 12:17 pm
According to the Celtics , president of basketball operations Danny Ainge suffered a mild heart attack in Milwaukee on Tuesday night. Ainge received immediate medical attention and is expected to make a full recovery. He will return to Boston shortly and further updates will be provided as...
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John Tomase
March 02, 2019 - 12:37 pm
In the wake of Anthony Davis's perceived hostility towards the idea of signing a long-term deal in Boston, speculation has centered around the team's treatment of guard Isaiah Thomas. Davis's dad was quoted as being skeptical of Boston's loyalty to players, given that Celtics boss Danny Ainge...
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Mike Cratty
February 28, 2019 - 2:08 pm
The Celtics have hit another rut, losing their last four games and prompting more debate and questions about their season going forward. Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge joined Dale & Keefe on Thursday to talk about what’s going on with the team. One of the bigger talking...
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February 07, 2019 - 8:12 am
By MATEO AYCARDI With a few hours remaining until the NBA trade deadline, contenders have let their true colors shine as teams prepare for the war that is the NBA Playoffs. Philadelphia has acquired a borderline All-Star in Tobias Harris to advance their dreams of a title, and others such as the...
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Anthony Davis
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John Tomase
February 05, 2019 - 10:30 am
Among the many facets of American life ruined by social media is the ability to see the big picture. We spend our days pelted by tiny hailstones of news, opinion, and outrage that never seem to equal an actual storm. Rarely is information presented cohesively and thoroughly, because the 24-hour...
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John Tomase
February 04, 2019 - 2:01 pm
Anthony Davis is making it abundantly clear he wants no part of playing for the Celtics. According to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski, the Pelicans big man has told New Orleans he'd be willing to long-term with the Lakers and Knicks, as well as a handful of other teams. The Celtics are not on his list...
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From left: Celtics Kevin Garnett, Rajon Rondo, Paul Pierce, Danny Ainge
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John Tomase
February 02, 2019 - 11:12 am
The name connotes swashbuckling respect, but its problematic nature was laid bare on Friday night by the father of NBA superstar Anthony Davis. I'm talking about "Trader Danny." Celtics boss Danny Ainge long ago proved he'll do whatever it takes to construct a contender. He won a title in 2008...
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John Tomase
December 05, 2018 - 10:45 am
The Celtics haven’t looked like a championship team through the season’s first quarter, but perhaps they can take some inspiration from one of their oldest nemeses. Pat Riley battled the Celtics for titles as a player, coach, and executive, and in 2006, he led the Miami Heat to their first...
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Alex Reimer
November 29, 2018 - 2:02 pm
Kyrie Irving said the Celtics could use a 14- or 15-year veteran on their squad. Enter 15-year vet and beloved ex-Green Teamer, Kendrick Perkins. At the T.D. Garden Sports Museum annual gala Wednesday, where Perkins was there to introduce honoree Paul Pierce, the big man told NBC Sports Boston he’s...
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