Danny Ainge

May 06, 2010 - 12:45 pm
WALTHAM -- The NBA fined Danny Ainge $25,000 for "creating an unauthorized distraction" during Game 2 on the Celtics-Cavs series. In other words, he threw a towel up in the air while J.J. Hickson was shooting free throws. The Celtics have been amused by this episode and Doc Rivers got in a few more...
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May 05, 2010 - 5:07 am
When he played, Celtics general manager Danny Ainge was known as a guy who would do anything to win. Apparently, he hasn't lost that edge. During Monday night's game in Cleveland, Ainge, sitting just to the side of the basket, threw a towel in the air in an attempt to distract J.J. Hickson, who was...
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April 28, 2010 - 1:19 pm
Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge joined The Big Show on Wednesday and talked about his team's playoff hopes. The Celtics looked strong in a first-round win over the Heat after struggling for much of the regular season. "I think that the inconsistency is more a state of mind,"...
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February 24, 2010 - 3:49 pm
Celtics president Danny Ainge was a guest on The Big Show Wednesday afternoon ( Click here to listen to the interview ) and he addressed the health of Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett , Nate Robinson's adjustment to the team and Ray Allen's resurgence. Following is a transcript. Are you expecting Paul...
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February 19, 2010 - 12:31 pm
Appearing a guest on The Big Show Friday afternoon, Danny Ainge indicated that the Celtics had discussions about acquiring Amar'e Stoudemire from Phoenix and Kevin Martin from Sacramento. "We did talk about getting Stoudemire," Ainge said. "I got a sense [Phoenix wasn't] getting the things they...
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February 10, 2010 - 12:24 pm
Danny Ainge joined Glenn Ordway and The Big Show to talk about trade rumors, Kevin Garnett's health, what he thought about while watching the Magic go on a 19-0 run and more trade rumors. There have been new trade rumors since the last time we talked. What about this Glen Davis to Charlotte rumor?...
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February 01, 2010 - 6:08 am
Sports Illustrated NBA writer Ian Thomsen made an appearance on the Dennis & Callahan show Monday morning to talk about the Celtics ' recent woes. He explored the team's current struggles, whether the Big Three still has the legs to mount a championship run, whether the team might consider a...
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January 27, 2010 - 12:24 pm
Celtics boss Danny Ainge joined Glenn Ordway and the gang on The Big Show Wednesday afternoon to talk about Glen Davis , Kevin Garnett's return, trade rumors and his long-term philosophy. On Glen Davis wanting to change his nickname: Did this upset you guys in the front office? Why would it upset...
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December 17, 2009 - 12:20 pm
Danny Ainge joined the Big Show for his weekly call. He talked to the guys about Rajon Rondo's maturation, Paul Pierce's growth and the plan for Glen Davis to return. Ainge also told the guys that the Celtics had internal discussions about Allen Iverson , but that the timing wasn't right. The team...
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November 24, 2009 - 5:28 pm
Philadelphia has been riddled with mediocrity all season. The Celtics are fighting with it right now. At 7:30 p.m., the Celtics (10-4) will play host to the 76ers (5-9) in a collision of two teams that have been struggling of late '€“ though Philly'€™s struggles suggest more far-reaching...
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