Gordon Hayward

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John Tomase
December 03, 2018 - 11:13 am
Kyrie Irving told Gordon Hayward he needed to be more aggressive, and the Celtics forward delivered over the weekend in Minnesota, pouring in 30 points for the first time in green. With Hayward understandably struggling to find his footing barely a year after suffering a gruesome broken leg five...
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Josue Pavon
December 02, 2018 - 6:44 am
Would it be the worst thing in the world if Gordon Hayward became the Celtics' new sixth man of the year? Forget about how much money he makes, the sole All-Star selection and the fact that he dropped 30 points Saturday night against the Timberwolves, because aside from Hayward's season-best...
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Lucy Burdge
December 01, 2018 - 10:42 am
Kyrie Irving is a fountain of quotes and he had some deep thoughts on Friday night about Gordon Hayward. Irving recently told Hayward he has to be more aggressive at a recent practice and said he did so because the two teammates have a connection. “Yeah, I mean we’re born on the same day,” Irving...
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WEEI
November 29, 2018 - 3:42 pm
It has been a frustrating return to action for Celtics forward Gordon Hayward, as he and the Celtics have struggled to open the 2018-19 season. Speaking after practice on Thursday, Kyrie Irving shared what he believes Hayward's biggest issue is. “Honestly, I think that he's passing a little too...
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John Tomase
November 26, 2018 - 11:56 am
The list of Celtics who have met or exceeded expectations this season is depressingly short: Kyrie Irving, Marcus Smart, Marcus Morris. The list of Celtics who have failed to do so is depressingly long: everybody else. That said, some disappointments are more disappointing than others. And after a...
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WEEI
November 17, 2018 - 3:31 pm
Brad Stevens has been universally praised for his work as head coach of the Celtics over the past few years. But this go-round is a bit different. On the latest Banner 18 Podcast hosts Patrick Gilroy and Josue Pavon look at the challenges facing Stevens, who entered Saturday night having guided his...
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Jaylen Brown
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Josue Pavon
November 15, 2018 - 12:31 am
Two struggling members of Brad Stevens’ starting five found reasons for optimism on Wednesday night. Gordon Hayward started miserably for more than two quarters before delivering some of his best basketball of the season with the second unit. Meanwhile, guard Jaylen Brown looked confident and...
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Jaylen Brown
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John Tomase
November 14, 2018 - 1:19 pm
Watching the Celtics fall behind by 16 a night before mounting furiously futile rallies on a 1-4 West coast trip made it clear that change is needed. At this point last year, without Gordon Hayward, the Celtics were 11-2. Now they’re 7-6 and middle of the pack in the Eastern Conference. There are...
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Caris LeVert
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John Tomase
November 13, 2018 - 3:35 pm
On impact, the injury looked every bit as bad as one Celtics fans won’t soon forget. But the good news for Nets guard Caris LeVert is that he won’t require surgery and might actually return this season. Either way, Gordon Hayward will be there for him if he needs it. A year after Hayward’s Celtics...
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Gordon Hayward
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Josue Pavon
November 12, 2018 - 2:10 pm
It's time for Brad Stevens to start making changes. After a mediocre start to the season punctuated by a 1-4 road trip that ended with a loss in Portland on Sunday, the Celtics (7-6) are on the verge of becoming a .500 team. Their formula -- fall behind by double digits and then crawl back – is not...
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