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Daniel Theis
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Nick Friar
October 14, 2019 - 3:00 pm
Through two preseason games, Daniel Theis has shown what he's capable of on the defensive end.
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Carsen Edwards
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Nick Friar
October 13, 2019 - 5:24 pm
The Celtics starters barely broke a sweat against the Cavaliers in Sunday’s 118-72 win. Kemba Walker (12 points), Jaylen Brown (10) and Daniel Theis (10) were three of the five Celtics to finish in double figures. All three of Walker’s field goals came from beyond the arc. He also scored three from...
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Vincent Poirier
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Nick Friar
October 09, 2019 - 9:38 am
Interior defense was not one of the Celtics’ areas of strength in Sunday’s preseason game against the Hornets. Charlotte had far too many easy looks in the paint when Boston’s starters and top reserves were in the game. Part of the problem was their pick-and-roll defense, which Brad Stevens...
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Romeo Langford
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Nick Friar
October 08, 2019 - 1:48 pm
Robert Williams tweaked his groin during the Celtics’ pre-practice work on Tuesday. He received MRI, but the Celtics aren’t concerned. “(Team doctors) didn’t think it was anything big,” Brad Stevens said. “He wasn’t going full speed or anything when it happened.” There were a few Celtics who did go...
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Robert Williams
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Nick Friar
October 04, 2019 - 8:00 am
Two Celtics averaged a team-high 1.3 blocks per game in 2018-19. One of those two logged 29 minutes a night in the 68 games he played. The same individual now plays for the 76ers. Yes, it’s Al Horford. The other only appeared in 32 games and averaged 8.8 minutes. Which means his blocks per 36...
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Robert Williams
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Nick Friar
October 01, 2019 - 5:13 pm
The Celtics took a huge hit defensively when they lost Al Horford in the offseason. Not to mention Aron Baynes, who they shipped to Phoneix. Enes Kanter should provide a significant lift on the defensive glass, but he isn’t as reliable when it comes to the other responsibilities on that end of the...
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Robert Williams and Daniel Theis
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Nick Friar
August 09, 2019 - 2:14 pm
When it became clear Kyrie Irving was leaving Boston for Brooklyn, Al Horford’s presence on the roster didn’t seem necessary. The Celtics weren’t about to contend for a title and going younger made more sense. Then Danny Ainge courted Kemba Walker and Horford departing for Philadelphia turned into...
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Vincent Poirier
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Gabby Guerard
July 29, 2019 - 11:35 am
While Enes Kanter and Tacko Fall have received the majority of the attention among the Celtics ' new big men, there’s another post player Boston feels good about. According to Yahoo Sports’ Ben Rohrbach , the “Celtics are high on Vincent Poirier,” noting his athleticism and rebounding abilities...
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Celtics center Robert Williams
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Nick Friar
July 12, 2019 - 7:00 am
The Celtics managed to knock off the previously undefeated Grizzlies Summer League team 113-87 on Thursday. The two teams will face one another again on Saturday at 4:30 p.m. in the 2019 NBA Summer League Playoffs. Here are three takeaways from Boston’s fourth consecutive win: Robert Williams has...
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Celtics center Robert Williams
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Nick Friar
July 01, 2019 - 1:41 pm
The Celtics have officially decided on the group that will represent the organization in the NBA Summer League when things get rolling in Las Vegas after the Fourth of July. Among those on the roster are all of the Celtics 2019 draft picks (Romeo Langford, Grant Williams, Carsen Edwards and Tremont...
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