Robert Williams

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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Nick Friar
June 07, 2019 - 8:52 pm
If you just can’t take the Kyrie Irving nonsense anymore, you’re in luck: Anthony Davis rumors are back in style. On the latest episode of Sports Illustrated’s podcast “ The Crossover ,” Chris Mannix said he’s under the impression the Celtics are “not going to take their foot off the gas when it...
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Torey Krug
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Ryan Hannable
May 29, 2019 - 2:12 pm
One of the bigger moments in the Bruins' Game 1 Stanley Cup win was Torey Krug and David Perron getting into a wrestling match on one end of the ice and then Krug getting up with his helmet off and laying a big hit on Robert Williams in the opposite zone. Speaking with Ben Frederickson of the St...
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Josue Pavon
January 11, 2019 - 1:09 pm
Celtics rookie Robert Williams is far from a finished product. The athletic big has the potential to become an every day NBA rim protector but still has a lot to learn. He's raw. But he's made his presence felt in a minimal role for the Celtics at times when his team needed him to make an impact...
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Josue Pavon
December 20, 2018 - 6:53 am
Brad Stevens once again has his work cut out for himself. After spending the first 30 games of the regular season carving out roles for his key guys, Stevens now has to find a way to make up for the production lost in his frontcourt. The loss of Aron Baynes, who suffered a broken hand in the...
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Kyrie Irving
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John Tomase
December 16, 2018 - 1:30 pm
Five things we learned during the Celtics' eight-game winning streak, which ended on Saturday night in Detroit on the second night of a back-to-back … 1. Less is more I'll admit it -- I didn't really see the problem of having too many good players when the season started. If the Celtics could reach...
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Josue Pavon
December 15, 2018 - 10:29 am
From the moment the Sixers selected Landry Shamet with the No. 26 pick in the 2018 NBA Draft, the Celtics felt they had a late first-round steal. Danny Ainge didn't expect the 6-foot-10 product of Texas A&M to be available for him at No. 27. He thought Robert Williams would be off the board by...
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