Rudy Gobert

Vincent Poirier
USA Today Sports
Nick Friar
October 02, 2019 - 5:53 am
For all the question marks surrounding the Celtics at training camp, Vincent Poirier might be the greatest unknown of them all. He’s played in the NBA Summer League a couple times, but never played professionally in America outside of those opportunities. The French import played for Baskonia in...
Read More
Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart
USA Today Sports
Nick Friar
May 22, 2019 - 4:06 pm
It took longer than Celtics fans probably would’ve liked, but Marcus Smart has finally earned recognition from the rest of the NBA for his defensive prowess, being named to the NBA All-Defensive First Team for the first time in his five-year career. Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo, guard Eric...
Read More
Kyrie Irving
David Butler II/USA Today Sports
John Tomase
December 15, 2017 - 10:48 pm
Two teams missed Gordon Hayward on Friday night, but one of them really, really missed him. Had last summer worked out just a little differently, Hayward would've been wearing No. 20 for the visiting Jazz. His decision to leave Utah was wrenching, but he believed Boston represented the next step in...
Read More
Chris Nicoli/USA Today Sports
John Hand
July 12, 2017 - 10:29 am
When a free agent signs with a new team you can almost always guarantee people will be upset. Following Gordon Hayward agreeing to sign with Celtics last week, several videos surfaced on social media with Utah fans burning Hayward’s Jazz jersey. Now, Jazz center Rudy Gobert is opening up about...
Read More
Brad Stevens
January 03, 2017 - 2:15 pm
Before taking on the Jazz at TD Garden, coach Brad Stevens discussed how inconsistent the Celtics have been on the defensive end this season and why it's important for him to make the proper adjustments going forward. The Celtics will certainly have their hands full on Tuesday, facing one of the...
Read More
June 26, 2013 - 1:52 am
As part of WEEI.com'€™s coverage of the 2013 NBA draft, here is one in a series of profiles of players who could be available to the Celtics when they make their lone selection at No. 16. RUDY GOBERT Position:  Center Team:  Cholet Basket (France) Age:  20 Height:  7-foot-2 Weight:  238...
Read More