NBA free agency

Celtics guard Terry Rozier and Hornets guard Kemba Walker
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Nick Friar
June 29, 2019 - 2:06 pm
Looks like the Hornets and Celtics might pull off a flip-flop at the point guard position. Only, the Celtics are expected to get a member of the 2019 All-NBA Third Team, Kemba Walker , while Charlotte may have Boston’s old backup point guard, Terry Rozier. According to Shams Charania of The...
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Trail Blazers center Enes Kanter
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Amin Touri
June 29, 2019 - 1:47 pm
With the Celtics reportedly set to lock up Kemba Walker once NBA free agency kicks off on Sunday, the team’s attention turns to the frontcourt. It had been reported Boston was interested in Enes Kanter , and it appears the C’s are looking at signing either the former Trail Blazers big man or Kevon...
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Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard and Warriors forward Kevin Durant
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Nick Friar
June 29, 2019 - 12:00 pm
Things could get very weird for Kyrie Irving soon. For a while now, it had been rumored he and Kevin Durant were thinking about teaming up together , likely in New York. Irving was rumored to favor the Nets , Durant the Knicks. It appears Durant is still interested in the Knicks, though if he goes...
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Terry Rozier
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Andy Hart
June 29, 2019 - 9:42 am
As the reports and rumors continue to connect the Celtics with would-be Hornets free agent Kemba Walker, Boston’s own restricted free agent Terry Rozier also apparently is drawing interest from a possible new team. According to the New York Post, Rozier and the Knicks have “mutual interest” in a...
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Celtics guard Kyrie Irving and Warriors forward Kevin Durant
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Nick Friar
June 28, 2019 - 10:36 pm
Kevin Durant has long been rumored as Kyrie Irving’s desired new partner as the two hit free agency. With Irving favoring the Nets, there have been rumors he’s tried to persuade Durant to pick Brooklyn over any other possible candidates. For Irving’s sake, he made need to do everything he can to...
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Lakers forward LeBron James and Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard
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Nick Friar
June 28, 2019 - 6:26 pm
While the Celtics appear to be ready to roll with Kemba Walker — instead of Kyrie Irving — for the foreseeable future, the rest of the Eastern Conference still has a few things to sort out. The Bucks have to work things out with Malcolm Brogden and Khris Middleton, though Marc Stein of the New York...
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76ers guard Ben Simmons and Celtics forward Al Horford
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Nick Friar
June 28, 2019 - 1:06 pm
Among the teams to first pop up as a potential landing spot for Celtics big man was Al Horford was Dallas. They have the cap space to sign him to the reported four-year, $112 million contract , though the Mavericks are saying they won’t offer Horford that type of deal. But it turns out the...
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Amin Touri
June 28, 2019 - 12:50 pm
In a Friday morning appearance on Mut & Callahan on WEEI, Sports Illustrated’s Chris Mannix gave some insight on the Celtics’ offseason, with the departures of Kyrie Irving and Al Horford and the potential signing of Kemba Walker, as Boston tries to replace its losses and remain a contender. “...
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Celtics guard Kyrie Irving and Hornets guard Kemba Walker
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Nick Friar
June 28, 2019 - 6:15 am
By signing Kemba Walker , the Celtics will get the star they need to remain competitive in the Eastern Conference. But the first thing I hear when it comes to Walker is, “Well, he’s not Kyrie Irving.” Absolutely. But that’s not entirely a bad thing. And — now this could just be me — didn’t most...
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Celtics wings Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown
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Nick Friar
June 28, 2019 - 5:15 am
One thing that’s popped up in the course of Kyrie Irving v. Kemba Walker now that latter is expected to replace the former is the “too many mouths to feed” problem that came up last season. Not sure why it’s coming up. It seems fairly obvious why this shouldn’t be a problem anymore. And this isn’t...
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