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Celtics guard Marcus Smart
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Nick Friar
July 22, 2019 - 6:50 pm
Hopefully, the rest of the world is ready for a taste of Marcus Smart. Because they’re very close to getting a good look at the Celtics guard in this year’s FIBA World Cup. Not long after a report indicated Smart and Jaylen Brown were among those who could receive an invite to Team USA’s training...
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Celtics Jaylen Brown and Marcus Smart
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Nick Friar
July 22, 2019 - 3:34 pm
On Monday, Tobias Harris and Bradley Beal became the most recent players to withdraw from the Team USA training camp, following Anthony Davis, James Harden, CJ McCollum, and Eric Gordon’s lead. Among those players who still plan to attend the camp on August 5 in preparation for the 18th FIBA World...
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Gabby Guerard
July 19, 2019 - 8:57 am
At Kemba Walker and Enes Kanter’s introductory press conference, Danny Ainge said they were the Celtics ’ “ Plan A .” That makes sense for Walker, because Kyie Irving made it clear right from the start that he wanted out of Boston. But what about bringing in Enes Kanter and losing Al Horford? It...
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Ryan Hannable
July 11, 2019 - 7:19 pm
Jaylen Brown is still on is rookie deal and he hasn't heard from the Celtics in regards to a potential extension. "I haven’t heard from them,” Brown told Brian Robb of the Boston Sports Journal . “The ball is in their court.” The Celtics rarely offer contracts to players coming off their rookie...
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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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