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Rob Bradford
July 07, 2019 - 8:23 pm
The Celtics have found themselves toward the middle of the pack when it comes to those teams Las Vegas believes can win the NBA championship. It's a far fall from a year ago. That prediction is obviously a product of Kyrie Irving and Al Horford leaving town. But Paul Pierce doesn't believe the...
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Kemba Walker
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Andy Hart
July 06, 2019 - 11:20 am
Los Angeles shocked the sports world Friday night and it wasn’t just thanks to the Clippers signing of free agent star Kawhi Leonard. Apparently the former Raptor and Spur was a package deal, one that included his new home squad in L.A. trading for fellow superstar Paul George. While many expected...
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Alex Reimer
May 22, 2019 - 1:41 pm
ESPN’s new president is taking a victory lap after submitting to bad faith critics and the $14 billion NFL. At the height of the Kaepernick controversy, right-wing snowflakes who were offended about people on their sports channel defending black players’ rights to protest police brutality created...
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Josue Pavon
May 05, 2019 - 4:02 pm
Marcus Smart may return to the Celtics sooner than anyone anticipated. He spoke to the media Sunday afternoon at the Auerbach Center, following team practice, and said he's hopeful he'll be able to play Monday night in Game 4 against the Bucks. "I've been cleared yesterday," Smart said. "We didn't...
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Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill
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Alex Reimer
April 26, 2019 - 11:27 am
Roughly five hours after a harrowing audio tape had leaked of Tyreek Hill threatening his fiancee when she accused him of breaking their toddler’s arm, the Titans selected defensive tackle Jeffery Simmons with the No. 19 overall pick in the NFL Draft. Simmons, an unanimous first-round selection,...
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Josue Pavon
April 20, 2019 - 11:02 am
INDIANAPOLIS -- When the Celtics' 2018-19 regular season commenced last September the excitement of seeing Brad Stevens' starting lineup at full strength outweighed the likelihood of a trying season that was eventually bestowed upon the four-year head coach. It didn't work out the way Stevens...
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Kyrie Irving
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Alex Reimer
March 08, 2019 - 11:40 am
Kyrie Irving’s one-sided war against the media continued this week with a hypocritical soliloquy on how he doesn’t play basketball for fame or fortune. "I didn’t really come into this game for there to be cameras in my face, be famous, be a celebrity, so it’s a little hard for me,” he told...
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Josue Pavon
March 07, 2019 - 6:07 am
SACRAMENTO, CA -- It was another big night for Gordon Hayward in another win for the Celtics. This time it wasn't a 30-point night for the veteran but rather a game-winner that put away the Kings in a 111-109 win at Sacramento. Boston had to fight for this one, as the Kings never let up as the...
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Josue Pavon
February 22, 2019 - 2:55 am
If the Celtics are going to make a deep playoff run this year, they're going to have to do it the hard way -- on the road. Following their loss against the Bucks Thursday night, the Celtics are now 6.5 games behind Milwaukee for first place and surrendered the season series after dropping a one-...
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Josue Pavon
January 19, 2019 - 4:06 am
It's time for Kyrie Irving to let his game do all the talking. After a tumultuous week that was jam-packed with ugly losses, blame games and stunning revelations, the Celtics have refocused themselves to winning basketball games. We've seen the good, the bad and the ugly this week and it all...
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