Jaylen Brown

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Alex Reimer
May 14, 2018 - 10:27 am
The Celtics blew out the Cavaliers in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals Sunday with stifling defense on LeBron James and hustle. A sequence of plays in the first quarter that began with Al Horford forcing James into an ugly baseline jumper and ended with Jaylen Brown coasting to the rim...
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Jaylen Brown
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John Tomase
May 13, 2018 - 10:05 pm
"He'd better be alert, because if he's not, I'm going to get it going. You've got to make him work on both sides of the ball. Usually he's guarding the least-offensive threat on the floor, so if he's guarding me, I'm going to make him pay." -- Jaylen Brown to the Boston Globe's Adam Himmelsbach...
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Jayson Tatum
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John Tomase
May 10, 2018 - 1:56 am
Brad Stevens leaned against the wall and let himself slide to the floor. Tucked mostly out of sight in a hallway behind the TD Garden interview room, the Celtics coach sipped a bottle of water and chatted with his son and a team official while waiting for Sixers coach Brett Brown to finish...
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Kevin Love hugs LeBron James
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John Tomase
May 08, 2018 - 11:10 am
There's only one question that matters this morning, and it's not how the Celtics account for T.J. McConnell or if the officials will again crib from the Tim Donaghy handbook. It's how to stop the runaway locomotive emblazoned with a gold and wine No. 23 barreling towards Boston. Nothing against...
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Jaylen Brown
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John Tomase
May 04, 2018 - 9:10 am
If the Celtics are smart, they'll hire the Verizon guy to deliver a message to Joel Embiid and the Sixers before Game 5, if there is a Game 5: Can you hear me now? Though no one mentioned him directly by name, the C's definitely had Embiid's slight at the TD Garden fans on their mind during...
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Marcus Smart
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John Tomase
May 03, 2018 - 11:17 pm
The delirium that gripped TD Garden for the final six minutes of the first half on Thursday felt like something out of a disaster movie when the comet misses the earth and civilization is saved. Down 22 and doing nothing on either end of the floor, the Celtics embarked on the kind of run that...
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Josue Pavon
May 02, 2018 - 5:34 pm
Jaylen Brown's return for Game 2 doesn't look promising. According to Celtics coach Brad Stevens, Brown is considered doubtful. Despite Brown's confidence Tuesday -- when he guaranteed A. Sherrod Blakely of NBC Sports Boston he would make his return Thursday night at TD Garden -- team officials are...
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Jaylen Brown
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John Tomase
May 01, 2018 - 10:58 am
Jaylen Brown knows he should probably be out for a couple of weeks after suffering a Grade 1 sprain of his hamstring in Game 7 against the Bucks. But it's the playoffs, so Brown had a guarantee for Celtics after Monday night's 117-101 win over the Sixers in Game 1 of the conference semifinals. "I'...
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Jaylen Brown
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John Tomase
April 29, 2018 - 12:35 pm
Jaylen Brown is doubtful for Game 1 against the Sixers on Monday after suffering a Grade 1 hamstring strain in the clinching win over the Bucks on Saturday night. "He still has some soreness," Celtics coach Brad Stevens told reporters at practice on Sunday. "Didn't try to do anythign that I know of...
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Al Horford
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John Tomase
April 28, 2018 - 10:25 pm
Look up and down the Celtics roster, and you'd be forgiven for wondering if half the team is old enough to drink, drive, or vote. The C's entered the playoff as the fifth-youngest team in the league, thanks to promising stars like Jayson Tatum (20) and Jaylen Brown (21), who can still remember high...
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