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Celtics guard Marcus Smart
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Nick Friar
June 25, 2019 - 1:56 pm
Kyrie Irving and Al Horford may be on their way out of Boston, but Marcus Smart won’t hold that against them. Even with rumors circulating about Irving’s displeasure last season, Smart has been in communication with the star guard to check in on his well-being. None of the things they’ve discussed...
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Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge and guard Kyrie Irving
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Nick Friar
June 22, 2019 - 11:08 am
Now that Aron Baynes is gone and both Al Horford and Kyrie Irving are expected to leave town once NBA free agency kicks off on June 30, questions about where things went wrong for the Celtics have started to pop up again. Baynes being traded is fairly cut and dry. Horford’s situation at least seems...
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Celtics guard Jaylen Brown
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Nick Friar
June 19, 2019 - 3:33 pm
Given the current situation, a team asking the Celtics about Jaylen Brown’s availability would seem like one of the more ridiculous things to happen to this point in the very young NBA offseason. But, based on the report from Adam Himmelsbach of the Boston Globe , there may, in fact, be teams who...
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Boston Celtics Terry Rozier, Al Horford, Kyrie Irving and Jayson Tatum
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Nick Friar
June 17, 2019 - 8:08 am
Between the reports of Kyrie Irving favoring the Nets over everyone else — or being “ prepared to sign with ” Brooklyn, however you want to phrase it — and another stating the Celtics are losing faith in his return , along with the Lakers winning the battle over Anthony Davis on Saturday, it doesn’...
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Celtics forward Jayson Tatum
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Nick Friar
June 15, 2019 - 7:18 pm
Well, for the Celtics fans who wanted nothing to do with the idea of Anthony Davis in Boston, you got your wish on Saturday. Davis is now a member of the Los Angeles Lakers, according to Adrian Wojnarowski . And it seems the driving force behind Davis landing in Los Angeles and not Boston was the...
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Celtics Kyrie Irving, Jaylen Brown and Jayson Tatum
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Nick Friar
June 14, 2019 - 2:50 pm
Anyone who followed the Celtics for five minutes in 2018-19 shouldn’t be surprised by news that Kyrie Irving had a less than ideal relationship with his younger teammates. Jayson Tatum recently expressed the Celtics, in fact, did get along. Problem was, the chemistry was only solid off the court...
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Boston Celtics forward Jayson Tatum and Gordon Hayward
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Nick Friar
June 10, 2019 - 1:18 pm
Even before David Griffin was running the show in New Orleans, everyone knew it was going to take a lot for the Celtics, or anyone else, to land Anthony Davis. He’s one of the best players in the NBA, that’s how it works. However, the Pelicans’ asking price had been up in the air throughout the...
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Celtics forward Jaylen Brown and Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard
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Nick Friar
June 08, 2019 - 9:15 am
When the Spurs were looking to move Kawhi Leonard after his rather odd 2017-18 season, the Celtics made a bid, according to Zach Lowe of ESPN. Last summer, Lowe reported the offer included draft picks, but no significant, proven NBA talent. Because, as Adrian Wojnarowski reported at the time, the...
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New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis
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Nick Friar
June 07, 2019 - 8:52 pm
If you just can’t take the Kyrie Irving nonsense anymore, you’re in luck: Anthony Davis rumors are back in style. On the latest episode of Sports Illustrated’s podcast “ The Crossover ,” Chris Mannix said he’s under the impression the Celtics are “not going to take their foot off the gas when it...
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Gabby Guerard
June 06, 2019 - 7:03 pm
Celtics forward Jaylen Brown is probably used to getting tips from the vets to better his game, having entered the NBA at just 20 years old. With his third season in the books, it looks like the now 22-year-old is still doing just that – only this time, not in Boston. On Tuesday, Brown posted a...
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