Jaylen Brown

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October 17, 2016 - 5:51 pm
The time remaining for the Celtics to tune up for the season is running thin — but they're already looking to be in midseason form. Playing the same Nets team they will see in nine days on opening night, the Celtics ran through Brooklyn 120-99. It only took 15 points for Isaiah Thomas to drop 19...
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Celtics guard Terry Rozier looks to take a step forward this year and crack head coach Brad Stevens' 10-man rotation. (Winslow Townson/USA Today Sports)
October 15, 2016 - 8:15 am
Prior to Thursday night's game, Celtics head coach Brad Stevens made an announcement that wasn't so much surprising, rather thought-provoking. "Ten (players) is what we usually play at the start of the season," Stevens said. "It could be eight to ten, nine to ten." "Anytime you can get to a solid...
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Mike Petraglia
October 06, 2016 - 7:45 am
 Terry Rozier has been saying it for a while: Jaylen Brown is eventually going to be a nightmare for the rest of the NBA. How bad of a dream is up to the rookie out of Cal. On Tuesday night, in 20 minutes, Brown was 4-of-9 from the field for eight points and four rebounds. It wasn't pretty at...
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Mike Petraglia
October 04, 2016 - 5:24 pm
 AMHERST --  The growth spurt officially is underway. With expectations sky high entering the preseason, the Celtics didn't disappoint Tuesday night, showing off a new-look roster that is loaded with offensive options and tenacious defense. Avery Bradley and Jae Crowder each scored 11 points in...
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Brad Stevens addresses reporters before Tuesday's preseason opener. (Mike Petraglia/WEEI.com)
Mike Petraglia
October 04, 2016 - 2:47 pm
AMHERST -- Brad Stevens finally is getting the chance to see what his new-look team can do against an opponent. Stevens knows full well that a preseason opener against the perpetually health-jinxed Sixers does not rise to the level of what his team will be in three weeks when they open the season...
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Jaylen Brown hopes to make a name for himself with the Celtics this season. (Nick Laham/Getty Images)
September 29, 2016 - 1:00 pm
The Celtics have had selected in the top three of the draft only three times since the 1960s, choosing Len Bias second in 1986, Chauncey Billups third in 1997 and Jaylen Brown third this year. Thus, it's fair to say there is some pressure surrounding the 19-year-old Brown to succeed. Speaking at...
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Al Horford
September 27, 2016 - 8:49 am
WALTHAM -- The Celtics had about 90 minutes to get a feel for each other, with their first of two practice sessions Tuesday. There was little impact, and "a lot of five-on-zero" said head coach Brad Stevens in describing the morning's events. Jaylen Brown, who admitted he got little sleep Monday...
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September 19, 2016 - 6:00 am
With Celtics training camp set to begin on Sept. 26 , WEEI.com presents a player-by-player breakdown of the roster. The Celtics have 20 players under contract but will have to cut the roster to 15 by the start of the season. JAYLEN BROWN 2015-16 season 34 games with University of California: 27.6...
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September 06, 2016 - 4:56 pm
Celtics rookie Jaylen Brown is gearing up for his NBA debut by working out with one of the best shooting guards in the league. Brown posted a video on Twitter of himself working out with Bulls All-Star Jimmy Butler over the weekend. The video shows the C's first-round pick running a leg drill with...
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Marcus Smart will look to fill Evan Turner's role on the Celtics this season. (Mark L. Baer/USA Today Sports)
August 26, 2016 - 6:11 am
One of the biggest questions the Celtics will have to answer at the start of the regular season is this: Who will emerge as the team's sixth man? In a two-year span, Evan Turner (now with the Trail Blazers) flourished as the Celtics' first option off the bench. He provided scoring and rebounding...
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