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Kemba Walker
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Nick Friar
July 16, 2019 - 12:24 am
Not even 12 hours after the Madden NFL 20 ratings were released on Monday, NBA 2K20 revealed its Top-20 player ratings — because the Association couldn’t let the NFL control the news cycle for too long. While the Patriots had two players receive 90-plus ratings — Tom Brady (96) and Stephon Gilmore...
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Rajon Rondo and Avery Bradley
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Nick Friar
July 08, 2019 - 1:19 pm
If Rajon Rondo teaming up with LeBron James in 2018-19, then agreeing to re-sign with the Lakers for another two years wasn’t weird enough for you, it appears another former Celtics guard is looking to play with the King. Avery Bradley is expected to clear waivers on Monday and plans to sign a two-...
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Amin Touri
July 06, 2019 - 2:59 am
After weeks of speculation and six long days of waiting after NBA free agency opened on Sunday, Kawhi Leonard is signing with the Los Angeles Clippers. First reported by Chris Haynes of Yahoo, the news broke just before 2 a.m. Eastern time, as Leonard was the last major piece of a wild week of NBA...
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Celtics guard Kyrie Irving
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Nick Friar
June 29, 2019 - 6:28 pm
Kyrie Irving is not about to be outdone by his old team. Not long after a report indicated Kemba Walker and the Celtics are set to ink the deal as soon as possible on Sunday, another surfaced regarding the soon-to-be ex-Celtics point guard. According to ESPN ’s Adrian Wojnarowski, Irving and the...
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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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Lakers forward LeBron James and Celtics guard Kyrie Irving
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Nick Friar
June 16, 2019 - 11:49 am
When Kevin Durant tore his Achilles in Game 5 of the NBA Finals, it appeared the Nets remained the favorite to sign Kyrie Irving. It seemed like the Celtics had a slightly better chance at re-signing him, though it was still unlikely. Now it almost feels unfathomable with the Lakers making the move...
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NBA agent Rich Paul
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Nick Friar
June 12, 2019 - 11:35 am
In case it wasn’t already abundantly clear, Rich Paul left no room for speculation: Anthony Davis does not want to play for the Celtics long-term. Now dubbed “The King Maker” by Sports Illustrated, Davis’ agent told S.L. Price he’s given the Celtics fair warning about the situation. “They can trade...
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Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving
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Nick Friar
June 05, 2019 - 6:30 am
Soon, very soon, we will have the answer to, “Where in the world is Kyrie Irving going to play in 2019-20?” One day, it’s the Lakers. The next, it’s the Knicks. Of course, there are reports that indicate the Celtics are confident Irving will stick around, too. It’s an absolute fiasco. Again, this...
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Los Angeles Lakers great Kobe Bryant
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Nick Friar
May 28, 2019 - 7:23 pm
Just over a week ago, Magic Johnson expressed the Lakers would be able to land Kyrie Irving or Kawhi Leonard, whichever Los Angeles prefers. The primary reason: LeBron James. And it’s not simply because of James’ ability on the court. Johnson made a point of saying “Once you get in the room and you...
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Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving and Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James
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Nick Friar
May 25, 2019 - 8:53 am
A photoshopped picture of Kyrie Irving in a Lakers uniform set the NBA world on fire Friday all because LeBron James pushed the “like” button on Instagram. What a shocking turn of events! Who knew James liked the idea of reuniting with Irving? Oh, that’s right, it’s been pretty clear for a while —...
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