Tacko Fall

Tacko Fall
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Nick Friar
August 22, 2019 - 3:59 pm
It may take more than a few hours to fly from Boston to Senegal, but Tacko Fall is getting the same “at home” feeling he has when he goes back to Africa as he tours around New England. The undrafted Celtics rookie recently took a trip to New Hampshire to visit Canobie Lake Park and stopped in...
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Tacko Fall, Celtics
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Gabby Guerard
August 13, 2019 - 1:14 pm
Tacko Fall became a Summer League sensation for the Celtics , with the crowd cheering the moment he stood up from the bench to enter the game. But just because Summer League is over, doesn’t mean the outpouring of love from Boston fans has ended for the 7-foot-6 center. Of all the players that have...
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Tacko Fall
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Nick Friar
August 07, 2019 - 2:36 pm
Tacko Fall was recently added to the Senegal national team’s training camp roster in preparation for the 2019 FIBA World Cup. After working with the team for roughly one week, the coaches decided on Fall’s future with the team, as well as the other 23 players working out. The towering big man was...
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Romeo Langford
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Gabby Guerard
August 02, 2019 - 2:35 pm
It's no secret Romeo Langford, the Celtics ’ top pick in the 2019 NBA Draft, injured his thumb playing for Indiana University last season. But what most don’t know is how his father’s influence at a young age helped shape the 6-foot-6 point guard into the player he is today – someone who played...
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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 Enes Kanter
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Nick Friar
July 29, 2019 - 11:28 am
Right now, the Bucks sit head and shoulder above everyone else in the Eastern Conference. No Kawhi Leonard in Toronto gives Milwaukee a significantly easier path to the NBA Finals. After the Bucks, the 76ers seem to be the favorite for second place in East. Mixed in the debate for third are the...
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Tacko Fall, Boston Celtics
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Gabby Guerard
July 26, 2019 - 12:00 pm
Although it's reportedly an Exhibit 10 deal and not something more permanent, the Celtics finally did something about Tacko Fall's situation on Thursday, signing him to a contract. However, there is still a long road ahead for the 7-foot-6 center. By signing an Exhibit 10 deal, the Dakar, Senegal...
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Tacko Fall, Boston Celtics
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Gabby Guerard
July 25, 2019 - 5:01 pm
When the Celtics announced that four roster moves had been made Thursday afternoon, there was one transaction that stole most of the attention. Boston has signed Tacko Fall. The team officially announced it has signed Tremont Waters and Max Strus to two-way contracts, in addition to signing Javonte...
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Tacko Fall
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Gabby Guerard
July 22, 2019 - 10:31 am
When UCF assistant coach Robbie Laing first met Tacko Fall, it was from the opposing end of the court as a Florida Atlantic University assistant coach at the time, but from that moment forward, he knew Fall wasn’t an ordinary basketball player. “I was just in awe sitting on the bench watching him...
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Tacko Fall
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Gabby Guerard
July 17, 2019 - 3:44 pm
At a staggering 7-foot-6, Tacko Fall was a Summer League sensation with the Celtics . Any time he got ready to sub-in, the crowd went wild. And when he went back to the bench, the arena would erupt in boos. But the fans weren’t the only ones who enjoyed watching Fall play. Celtics President of...
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