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Kemba Walker
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Nick Friar
January 27, 2020 - 6:30 am
The Celtics and other teams played their games on Sunday, but everyone was thinking about Kobe Bryant and his daughter.
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Javonte Green takes flight in Orlando
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Nick Friar
January 25, 2020 - 6:30 am
Somehow, the Celtics won by double-digits on Friday without two of their best players. Maybe it's worthwhile to give them both an extra day off.
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Jayson Tatum walks off the court after his big night
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Nick Friar
January 12, 2020 - 6:45 am
Jayson Tatum logged the first 40-point game of his NBA career on Saturday. It's one of multiple All-Star-worthy performances he's had in 2019-20.
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Alex Reimer
February 15, 2019 - 1:39 pm
The Celtics’ efforts to land Anthony Davis this summer may have gotten a little more complicated. According to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski , the Pelicans fired general manager Dell Demps Friday. The organization reportedly wants a new person to oversee the Davis situation, which is the most critical...
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Alex Reimer
December 11, 2018 - 9:47 am
When Celtics fans showered Gordon Hayward with an ovation two years ago, ESPN commentator Bomani Jones insinuated it was because the star forward is white. “ YOU KNOW , AND I KNOW , WHY CELTICS FANS WERE CHEERING GORDON HAYWARD,” Jones shrieked . “Is there another arena in the whole country that...
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Alex Reimer
May 02, 2018 - 11:23 am
Playoff Rondo is back, and he’s full of pettiness and double-doubles. Rajon Rondo has been a strong contributor to the Pelicans this postseason, averaging 12.7 points, 12.7 assists and 7.5 rebounds per game. New Orleans swept the Blazers in the first-round of the playoffs, earning a second-round...
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Anthony Davis
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John Tomase
December 19, 2017 - 11:55 am
For years, we heard how badly Danny Ainge wanted Gordon Hayward, and when the All-Star swingman finally hit free agency, the Celtics got their man. The chatter on Kyrie Irving wasn't as insistent, but it existed, with the Celtics considered a potential landing spot for the championship guard when...
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Mike Petraglia
April 07, 2016 - 5:05 am
WEEI.com's Mike Petraglia and Josue Pavon explain how the Celtics were able to hold on for an important 104-97 win over the Pelicans on Wednesday night at TD Garden. The Pelicans didn't have young superstar Anthony Davis and point guard Jrue Holiday but still managed to erase a pair of double-digit...
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Evan Turner
Mike Petraglia
April 06, 2016 - 3:48 pm
Evan Turner continues to make progress from the injury to his left eye suffered in Sunday's win over the Lakers in Los Angeles. Celtics coach Brad Stevens announced before Wednesday's game with the Pelicans at TD Garden that the guard has been cleared to do some work in practice on Thursday,...
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Mike Petraglia
April 05, 2016 - 10:41 am
 WALTHAM -- Brad Stevens feels the Celtics and Evan Turner might have caught a big break. The eye poke to the guard's left eye Sunday night in Los Angeles resulted in just an abrasion, and Turner might be able to return Friday night against the Bucks at TD Garden. Still, after a long red-eye...
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