Jayson Tatum

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Josue Pavon
November 12, 2018 - 7:20 am
For the first time this season, Kyrie Irving and Jayson Tatum each delivered exceptional offensive performances for the Celtics. Prior to Sunday night, both players had a few impressive games under their belts heading into the contest against the Trailblazers but had been unable to put it together...
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John Tomase
November 10, 2018 - 12:36 pm
Jayson Tatum worshipped Kobe Bryant as a kid, so when he got the chance to work with his idol this summer, how could he refuse? The Celtics can be forgiven for wishing he had. A month into Tatum’s sophomore campaign, the talented 20-year-old has regressed. When last season ended, he was Boston’s...
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Josue Pavon
October 21, 2018 - 10:00 am
The Celtics held off the Knicks at Madison Square Garden Saturday night for their second win in three tries, but it certainly didn't come easy. Jayson Tatum, who was masterful throughout his 24-point performance, found the bottom of the net on a fade-away jump shot that gave the Celtics a three-...
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Alex Reimer
October 17, 2018 - 9:20 am
Joel Embiid is one of the most intimidating forces in the NBA. The 7-foot center is dominant in the paint and often pulverizes the competition. But in the Celtics’ win over the Sixers Tuesday, the roles were reversed. Embiid was the one who got bullied. Boston won its season-opener against the...
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Josue Pavon
October 17, 2018 - 2:09 am
The start to the Celtics' 2018-19 season wasn't a pretty one. Kyrie Irving went scoreless in the first half, Jaylen Brown couldn't find his shot and neither could most of the Celtics starters, except for second-year forward Jayson Tatum -- he had himself a night. Tatum scored 20 points through...
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Al Horford and Jayson Tatum
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John Tomase
October 16, 2018 - 4:26 pm
The Washington Post just released its list of top 100 NBA players , and no team was better represented than the Boston Celtics. In a testament to the 1-through-12 depth that should be their hallmark this season, the Celtics placed a staggering eight players on the list, two more each than the two-...
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John Tomase
October 16, 2018 - 1:42 am
The Red Sox stand only seven wins from the World Series after an historic regular season. The Patriots just beat the "best" team in the AFC and might be Super Bowl favorites again because, my God, this run is never going to end. And yet for my money, the most exciting team in Boston hasn't even...
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Alex Reimer
October 11, 2018 - 12:53 pm
Jayson Tatum is mature beyond his years on the basketball court, and Wizards guard Bradley Beal helped get it all started. Tatum is on the cover of Slam Magazine's 2018 NBA preview , where he’s billed as one of the league's next great superstars. The article, “Jayson Tatum Was Sent to Destroy Your...
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Alex Reimer
October 01, 2018 - 10:52 am
It took just one alley-oop for Jayson Tatum to make Celtics fans salivate even more about the upcoming season than they already were. Early in Boston’s preseason contest against the Hornets Sunday, the second-year star flushed down a pass from Terry Rozier, finishing high above the rim on a fast-...
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Josue Pavon
September 24, 2018 - 7:20 pm
Jayson Tatum had a productive summer. After finishing his rookie season just minutes away from the NBA Finals, Tatum spent the summer determined to improve his physique. He instead got something even better -- the chance to work with his idol. Tatum received a lot of phone calls from potential...
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