Marcus Morris

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Ryan Hannable
April 05, 2019 - 3:42 pm
The Celtics could get one of their leaders back for Friday's game against the Pacers. While Jaylen Brown has once again been ruled out, Marcus Morris has been upgraded from out to questionable for Friday's matchup in Indianapolis. This will be Brown's third straight game missed with a back injury...
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Ryan Hannable
April 03, 2019 - 1:12 pm
It appears the Celtics will be without a few of their key players in Miami Wednesday night against the Heat. Speaking to reporters Wednesday morning , Brad Stevens said Jaylen Brown was not at shoot-around because he was at the team hotel trying to loosen his back. “His back stiffened up again,” he...
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Josue Pavon
March 30, 2019 - 10:47 pm
BROOKLYN -- Marcus Morris isn't worried about his team's recent struggles. Not even in the slightest. After losing to the Nets by 14 points in a game where the Celtics trailed their opponent by double digits throughout the second half while trying to dig themselves out of a 19-point hole, Morris'...
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Josue Pavon
March 29, 2019 - 11:08 am
(Third in a series on the rise of Celtics forward Marcus Morris from North Philadelphia to the NBA). Success didn't come easily for Marcus Morris. Even for first-round draft picks, a long-lasting NBA career isn't guaranteed. The pressure of being a pro athlete takes a toll, especially while trying...
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Josue Pavon
March 15, 2019 - 10:24 am
This is part two of a three-part series centered on Celtics forward Marcus Morris' career and role with the 2018-19 Celtics Celtics assistant coach Jerome Allen is walking down the hall of Madison Square Garden, precisely one hour before tip-off. He starts to speed up, and then looks back. "Damn, I...
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Josue Pavon
March 12, 2019 - 11:12 am
(This is part one of a three-part feature series centered on Celtics forward Marcus Morris' career and role with the 2018-19 Celtics.) For the first time in his career, Marcus Morris was on the verge of reaching the NBA Finals. The undermanned Celtics had pushed LeBron James and the Cavaliers to...
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Josue Pavon
March 02, 2019 - 8:20 am
Celtics forward Marcus Morris has been one of the team's most important players this season. His numbers certainly indicate that notion but one thing about Morris that you won't necessarily find in the box score is what he's meant to the 2018-19 Celtics as leader. The seven-year veteran's...
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Josue Pavon
February 13, 2019 - 6:20 am
Marcus Morris had fun Tuesday night. He said so following a much-needed win over the Sixers in what was the Celtics' first game since Morris called his team out just three days prior, and the rest of his teammates had plenty of fun as well. After topping Philly 112-109, the Kyrie Irving-less...
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Rob Bradford
February 11, 2019 - 2:03 pm
The loss was one thing, the comments from Marcus Morris after were another. Morris' declaration following the Celtics' defeat at the hands of the Clippers Saturday night helped punctuate what appears to be a dysfunctional C's roster. (To read all of the forward's quotes after his team blew a 28-...
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Josue Pavon
February 10, 2019 - 2:25 am
Marcus Morris believes what happened Saturday night between the Celtics and Clippers was unacceptable. He's willing to do whatever it takes for his team to be where it needs to be in order to compete for a championship but has had a lot weighing on his mind. Following the Celtics' 123-112 loss,...
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