Jaylen Brown

Kyrie Irving and Jaylen Brown of the Celtics.
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John Tomase
January 12, 2018 - 11:50 am
Jaylen Brown earned a lot of attention for a thoughtful interview with The Guardian before the Celtics played the 76ers in London. But after Thursday's win, Brown also showed his sense of humor by audibly sighing during Kyrie Irving's postgame interview and then whispering, "I'm sick of you,"...
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Ty Anderson
January 11, 2018 - 6:12 pm
The first half box score would have led you to believe that Joel Embiid and the Sixers were processing all over the Celtics in London. But it was never as bad as it looked when the Celtics at one point trailed the Sixers by 22 points, and nine after 24 minutes. So perhaps a second half domination...
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Alex Reimer
January 09, 2018 - 1:28 pm
Jaylen Brown’s commentary on race in America contradicts the shallow mindset that athletes should stick to sports. The 21-year-old forward’s analysis of today’s racial climate, and the role sports play in maintaining it, is complex and free of platitudes. It is worth listening to. In a recent...
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Kyrie Irving
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Josue Pavon
December 02, 2017 - 5:45 pm
Brad Stevens may have found his go-to starting lineup. The Celtics head coach insists he hasn't decided on a fixed starting five for the regular season. Through the first 25 games, Stevens has made tweaks to the his frontcourt, swapping big men Aron Baynes and Marcus Morris on a night-to-night...
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Rob Bradford
November 18, 2017 - 10:39 pm
After the Celtics' 15th win in a row, Tommy Heinsohn was being Tommy Heinsohn. "This guy is going to be a superstar," said the NBC Sports Boston analyst following the C's 110-99 win over the Hawks Saturday night. (For a complete recap, click here.) Tommy and hyperbole usually have a pretty strong...
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Lucy Burdge
November 17, 2017 - 7:21 am
Welcome to Friday’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 . FRIDAY’S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: NBA: Oklahoma City at San Antonio, 8 p.m. (ESPN) NBA: New Orleans at Denver, 10:30 p.m. (ESPN) NHL: NY Rangers at Columbus,...
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Rob Bradford
November 01, 2017 - 10:29 pm
Do you remember the days leading up to that 2016 NBA Draft? The Celtics were just starting to enter back into relevance while armed with the No. 3 overall pick. The names and possibilities were flying all over the place. Trade for Jahlil Okafor. Or how about really unloading the future for someone...
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Terry Rozier
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John Tomase
November 01, 2017 - 12:30 am
The Celtics picked up their 2018 options on Jaylen Brown and Terry Rozier on Tuesday, highlighting a crucial aspect of Danny Ainge's approach to team building -- there can only be high-priced veteran star-power if it's surrounded by cheap young complementary talent. Building an NBA roster is a...
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Terry Rozier and Marcus Smart have led the gang-rebounding effort for the Celtics.
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John Tomase
October 27, 2017 - 1:38 pm
Of all the things I didn't expect to say about the Celtics -- particularly after Gordon Hayward's season-ending injury -- the following might top the list. So far they've been an outstanding rebounding team. This was supposed to be an incurable Achilles heel even with Hayward. The Celtics basically...
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Ty Anderson
October 24, 2017 - 10:29 pm
Even though he’s stuck in a terrible situation as the centerpiece of a truly nightmarish organization, Knicks big man Kristaps Porzingis remains an incredible talent. The Celtics were interested in acquiring the youthful Porzingis, too, with names like Jaylen Brown and the 2017 No. 1 overall pick (...
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