Josh Jackson

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Ty Anderson
June 23, 2017 - 1:29 am
Kansas Jayhawks star Josh Jackson blamed a failure to go through a pre-draft workout for the Celtics on the logistics. Those damned logistics, which were originally blamed on the short time between the C’s-Sixers trade and the NBA Draft, as it turns out, was actually just Jackson’s desire to not...
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Olivia Healy
June 22, 2017 - 2:06 pm
As part of WEEI.com's coverage of the 2017 NBA draft, here is who the experts have predicted the Celtics will take No. 3 overall. The Celtics have amassed four picks: 3, 37, 53, and 56. The draft will be held June 22 at Brooklyn's Barclays Center. Bleacher Report : Jayson Tatum, Duke NBA.com : Josh...
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Nick Neville
June 21, 2017 - 1:22 pm
When the Celtics traded away the No. 1 pick in Thursday’s upcoming NBA draft, it became clear that upper management did not view Markelle Fultz as the transformative, franchise-altering talent that many had pegged him to be. The debate for the past week has now centered around whom the Celtics are...
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Alex Reimer
June 21, 2017 - 1:05 pm
Kansas forward Josh Jackson still hasn't worked out for the Celtics, even though the NBA Draft is just one day away. Despite that, he says he would love to wear green. When speaking with reports Wednesday, Jackson said logistics prohibited him from working out for the Celtics, who acquired the No...
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Alex Reimer
June 20, 2017 - 4:57 pm
When the Celtics acquired the No. 3 pick in the NBA Draft last week, they were immediately linked to Kansas forward Josh Jackson. But it seems as if Celtics general manager Danny Ainge wants to keep his options open. According to ESPN’s Dave McMenamin , Jackson hasn’t worked out for the Celtics yet...
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Olivia Healy
June 20, 2017 - 11:24 am
The Celtics traded the No. 1 pick in the 2017 NBA draft to the Sixers for the No. 3 pick overall and a future first-rounder on Monday. In conversation for potential picks are Kansas forward Josh Jackson and Duke forward Jayson Tatum. Both prospects have similar repertoires and are favorites to be...
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Brooks Sutherland
June 19, 2017 - 12:40 pm
Lonzo Ball to the Lakers may finally be a foregone conclusion. Despite prior reports saying Los Angeles wasn’t sold on Ball because of his father, and he was " out of shape " in his pre-draft workout with his hometown franchise, ESPN NBA Insider Chad Ford is reporting Ball to the Lakers is "closer...
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Alex Reimer
June 16, 2017 - 12:19 pm
The Celtics have been linked to Washington point guard Markelle Fultz ever since they landed the No. 1 pick in the NBA Draft last month. Their marriage seemed increasingly inevitable in the ensuing weeks, when Fultz told ESPN he thinks he would "fit well" in Boston. But now, with the draft coming...
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WEEI
June 15, 2017 - 7:41 pm
Maybe Markelle Fultz isn't a lock to the Celtics after all. Speaking to ESPN's Chad Ford (Insider) , an anonymous general manager said he believes Kansas' Josh Jackson will go No. 1 overall. "I've picked [Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge's] brain for years," one GM told Ford...
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June 07, 2017 - 2:55 pm
As part of WEEI.com's coverage of the 2017 NBA draft, here is one in a series of profiles of prospective picks. The Celtics have amassed four picks: 1, 37, 53, and 56. The draft will be held just over two weeks away on June 22 at Brooklyn's Barclays Center. Josh Jackson Position: Small forward...
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