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Rob Bradford
June 15, 2019 - 6:52 pm
The dream of the Celtics' reeling in Anthony Davis is reportedly dead. According to ESPN.com's Adrian Wojnarowski, the Pelicans have agreed to a trade that will send Anthony Davis to the Lakers for Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram, Josh Hart and three first-round picks -- including the No. 4 overall in...
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Anthony Davis
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John Tomase
February 05, 2019 - 3:46 pm
The Lakers offered the Pelicans everyone not named LeBron James to get Anthony Davis and New Orleans said no. So now it looks like we're off to the summer to decide the future of the most coveted big man in the NBA. According to a report in the Los Angeles Times , the Lakers have withdrawn their...
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John Tomase
February 04, 2019 - 2:01 pm
Anthony Davis is making it abundantly clear he wants no part of playing for the Celtics. According to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski, the Pelicans big man has told New Orleans he'd be willing to long-term with the Lakers and Knicks, as well as a handful of other teams. The Celtics are not on his list...
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Kyrie Irving and Anthony Davis
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John Tomase
February 01, 2019 - 12:28 pm
Man, what a day for the Boston Celtics. First, Kyrie Irving very colorfully declared that his October commitment to the Celtics perhaps wasn't so binding after all. And then, right around the same time, The Athletic's Shams Charania, hit us with this: Sources @TheAthleticNBA @WatchStadium : The...
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John Tomase
January 30, 2019 - 11:34 am
Connecting the dots with Kyrie Irving is never straightforward. The enigmatic Celtics guard can be all over the map when it comes to leadership, playing with LeBron James, planetary contours, etc. … But the news that Anthony Davis wants out of New Orleans, preferably right now at this very second...
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Kyrie Irving and Anthony Davis
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John Tomase
January 28, 2019 - 10:07 am
Anthony Davis wants out, and his timing couldn't be worse for the Celtics. According to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski , Davis has informed the Pelicans that he does not plan to sign an extension and wants to be traded to a contender. The timing of the announcement suggests he'd that to happen by the...
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Kyrie Irving and Anthony Davis
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John Tomase
January 08, 2019 - 1:52 pm
A few months ago, a segment of Celtics fans wouldn't have dreamt of trading Jayson Tatum or Jaylen Brown to the Pelicans for All-Star center Anthony Davis. Now? Even Tatum admits it would probably be the right move. Appearing on the CLNS " Celtics Beat " podcast with Adam Kaufman, Celtics...
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Rob Bradford
December 18, 2018 - 11:20 am
The Anthony Davis to the Celtics rumors can't be killed. The latest round of rumblings comes from Adrian Wojnarowski's podcast with ESPN colleague Zach Lowe where the NBA insider reminded the world Danny Ainge really, really likes the New Orleans' All-Star center. "Boston has been hawking Anthony...
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Kyrie Irving and Anthony Davis
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John Tomase
November 27, 2018 - 12:19 pm
The Celtics got an up-close-and-personal look on Monday at Pelicans star Anthony Davis, who posted 27 points and 16 rebounds in Boston’s 124-107 victory. Considering some of Davis’s prior work – he torched the C’s for 45 and 16 last January – they’ll take his pedestrian 8-for-19 performance. The...
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Josue Pavon
November 27, 2018 - 7:08 am
Brad Stevens may have just discovered his most efficient starting lineup. Finding the right balance of offense and defense out of the starting unit has been a struggle for the Celtics this season. Stevens has had to tweak his starting five a lot throughout the first 21 games for a number of...
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