Gordon Hayward

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Vincent Gallo
June 19, 2018 - 9:58 am
Celtics wing Gordon Hayward is on schedule to be fully medically cleared by August, according to Brad Stevens in an interview with the Boston Globe . “All success,’’ head coach Brad Stevens said. “Everything is good and pointed toward being back exactly where he was — hopefully pain-free, because...
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Gordon Hayward is consoled.
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June 18, 2018 - 1:32 pm
Kyrie Irving says he's still sick about it. It's the play that ended Gordon Hayward's season, and the one for which Irving shoulders some of the blame. Speaking on the Bill Simmons podcast , Irving detailed the play that seemed to torpedo the Celtics' season, only to end up galvanizing it -- the...
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John Tomase
June 18, 2018 - 10:02 am
Trading Isaiah Thomas last summer suggested there was no bridge Danny Ainge wouldn't cross -- and then reduce to rubble -- to improve his team. The King in the Fourth captivated fans, made the Celtics relevant, and led an improbable run to the conference finals. He did so while playing through the...
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John Tomase
June 12, 2018 - 11:07 am
Kyrie Irving sounds genuinely excited to play with Gordon Hayward this fall, but we still have little idea for his plans once he hits free agency next summer. Those were the two main takeaways from Irving's interview with Boston Sports Journal (subscription required). "I'm just excited to see what...
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LeBron James and Jayson Tatum
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John Tomase
May 28, 2018 - 1:36 am
The last echoes of the final buzzer dissipated to silence and fans decked in green exited with barely a murmur. LeBron James had just clinched his eighth straight trip to the NBA Finals, but before celebrating in the quiet TD Garden, he scanned the parquet floor. He was looking for Jayson Tatum...
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TD Garden
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John Tomase
May 23, 2018 - 10:07 am
The Celtics might be the only conference finalists in NBA history whose fans kinda want to get this over with, because they can't wait for next year. The C's sit just two wins away from the NBA Finals, and all we can think about is what they'll look like in the fall with a healthy Kyrie Irving and...
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Al Horford and Jayson Tatum
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John Tomase
May 07, 2018 - 10:44 am
Danny Ainge has conditioned Celtics fans never to settle for the team in front of them when the one that's going to hang Banner 18 could be just around the corner. Maybe Kawhi Leonard is the missing piece. Maybe it's Anthony Davis, though that now feels particularly like fantasy. Maybe it's...
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Lucy Burdge
April 06, 2018 - 4:21 pm
The Celtics’ injury bug has extended from the players themselves to their pets. Gordon Hayward’s dog, Bubbie, is scheduled to have ACL surgery on Friday, Hayward and his wife, Robin, announced . Gordon Hayward’s dog to have ACL surgery today. pic.twitter.com/UDgTBN0EqP — Boston.com Celtics News (@...
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Alex Reimer
April 02, 2018 - 1:12 pm
Seemingly every week, Gordon Hayward releases a new video that shows him doing basketball-related activities. Then Brad Stevens downplays its significance. It’s an odd contrast. Last month, the Players’ Tribune published the first of several videos of Hayward rehabbing from the gruesome ankle...
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Alex Reimer
March 26, 2018 - 3:10 pm
Gordon Hayward continues to tease his return. The Celtics forward published another video Monday tracking his rehab. The first video , which featured Hayward doing shooting drills, was released earlier this month. In the latest 35-second film, Hayward is picking up small balls with his toes, and...
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