Danny Ainge

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Alex Reimer
November 13, 2018 - 11:19 am
It’s been a rough start to the season for the Celtics. They dropped four of five games on the West Coast and look rudderless through the early portion of their schedule. The situation is so dire, NBA champion and Olympic gold medalist Kyrie Irving is calling for the team to acquire a “14-year...
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Danny Ainge
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John Tomase
November 13, 2018 - 10:51 am
There’s a disaster scenario unfolding for the Celtics, and it has nothing to do with their 1-4 West Coast road trip or slide towards .500. It’s their future draft picks. Remember those fever dreams about replenishing a loaded roster with top-three picks from Sacramento this year and Memphis in 2021...
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John Tomase
October 16, 2018 - 1:42 am
The Red Sox stand only seven wins from the World Series after an historic regular season. The Patriots just beat the "best" team in the AFC and might be Super Bowl favorites again because, my God, this run is never going to end. And yet for my money, the most exciting team in Boston hasn't even...
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Josue Pavon
September 26, 2018 - 8:35 pm
Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge made it clear at training camp on Wednesday that he isn't concerned about Kyrie Irving's impending free agency. Instead, he's looking forward to simply seeing his All-Star point guard return to form this season. Irving was a key catalyst for...
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John Tomase
August 28, 2018 - 8:18 am
If you're wondering exactly when Gordon Hayward and Kyrie Irving will be healthy enough to play without restriction, Danny Ainge has some surprisingly good news: how about right now? Speaking to ESPN's Chris Forsberg on Monday, Ainge said that Hayward and Irving are ready to go, nearly a month...
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John Tomase
August 21, 2018 - 10:52 am
Celtics coach Brad Stevens conducted a lengthy sit-down with Bill Burt of the Eagle-Tribune, which is well worth your time . One section stood out: Stevens' first interactions with Danny Ainge when he was in the process of being hired by the Celtics. It turns out Stevens conducted most of his...
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John Tomase
August 20, 2018 - 1:41 pm
There's a generation of Celtics fans who have no idea what a nuisance and pest Danny Ainge used to be as a player. Allow this video of him playing one-on-one against Kevin McHale in 1986 fill in some of the blanks. Shared by CelticsLife.com , the 70-second clip provides a nice window into the Ainge...
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Alex Reimer
August 15, 2018 - 12:13 pm
Danny Ainge doesn’t appear to be impressed with Terry Rozier’s latest hype video. Rozier, fresh off taking it to John Wall in a pickup game with other NBA players, posted a series of offensive highlights on Twitter Tuesday. The 50-second video features Rozier bursting into the hole and hitting...
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Isaiah Thomas
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Connor Donahue
July 25, 2018 - 12:55 pm
"If the opportunity is there, I would just like to let you know that I'd love to come back." That's what Isaiah Thomas told Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge on the possibility of coming back to the C’s this offseason. The problem is, there’s a chance not everyone wanted him...
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Cameron Kerry
July 25, 2018 - 11:36 am
The Celtics were persistent in their pursuit of Kawhi Leonard last season. That continued through the offseason until the Spurs sent the superstar to the Celtics' division rival, the Raptors. While the Celtics refused to include any of the team's starting five in the deal, Danny Ainge was willing...
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