Jabari Bird

Jabari Bird
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John Tomase
February 07, 2019 - 3:48 pm
The Celtics cleared a roster spot at Thursday's NBA trade deadline by sending guard Jabari Bird, sidelined all season after a domestic violence arrest in September, to the Atlanta Hawks, who plan to waive him, per multiple reports. The deal, reported by the Boston Globe , will likely be for nothing...
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Lucy Burdge
January 31, 2019 - 2:15 pm
Jabari Bird appeared in court on Wednesday and pleaded not guilty to two new charges stemming from his domestic violence incident with his girlfriend last year. Bird appeared in Brighton Municipal Court to enter his plea to charges of witness intimidation and threatening to commit a crime. Court...
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Lucy Burdge
December 19, 2018 - 5:47 am
Welcome to Wednesday’s Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . WEDNESDAY’S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: NBA: San Antonio at Orlando, 7 p.m. (NBATV) NBA: Phoenix at Boston, 7:30 p.m. (NBATV, NBCSB) NBA: Oklahoma City at...
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Alex Reimer
September 14, 2018 - 1:24 pm
It will likely be a while before the Celtics make a decision on Jabari Bird. More dark details about Bird’s domestic violence charge were revealed Thursday at the guard’s arraignment in Brighton. Prosecutors say Bird’s girlfriend told police he choked her roughly a dozen times during an argument...
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Alex Reimer
September 13, 2018 - 1:31 pm
More dark details have emerged about Celtics guard Jabari Bird’s domestic violence charge. Bird’s girlfriend told police he choked her roughly a dozen times during an argument Friday while kicking her and holding her against her will, according to prosecutors . The woman said Bird’s physical...
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Josue Pavon
September 12, 2018 - 9:39 am
While Jabari Bird's future in Boston hangs in the balance, the Celtics worked out guard Marcus Georges-Hunt Tuesday. According to Jay King of The Athletic, Georges-Hunt could replace Bird's spot on the team's 15-man roster. He played in 42 games last season as a member of the Timberwolves, while...
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Lucy Burdge
September 08, 2018 - 8:29 am
Celtics guard Jabari Bird was reportedly arrested on Friday night in Brighton on charges of assault. It was reported Bird was in custody at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital and the Boston Police Department’s domestic violence unit is involved. BREAKING: Sources tell @CherylFiandaca #Celtics Shooting Guard...
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Vincent Gallo
July 26, 2018 - 1:47 pm
The Celtics have signed restricted free agent Jabari Bird to a two-year deal worth a combined $3 million, according to multiple reports. Bird, a 2017 second-round pick, had been on a two-way deal with the team during a rookie campaign where he played in 13 total games. He averaged 3.0 points, 1.5...
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Olivia Healy
June 29, 2017 - 9:14 pm
The Celtics left the 2017 NBA draft last week with Jayson Tatum at No. 3 overall, Semi Ojeleye at No. 37 overall, Kadeem Allen at No. 53 overall and Jabari Bird at No. 56 overall. Bird is a 6-foot 6-inch senior shooting guard from Cal who averaged 14.3 points and 4.7 rebounds during the 2016-17...
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Ty Anderson
June 23, 2017 - 12:54 am
It was 41 years ago that California’s Carl Bird, though he never played an NBA game, was drafted by the Golden State Warriors in the fourth round of the 1976 NBA Draft. But now a California Bird of a different generation will try to make his NBA dream a reality, as his son, California shooting...
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