Tacko Fall

Tacko Fall
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Nick Friar
October 13, 2019 - 2:20 pm
Tacko Fall's Exhibit 10 contract with the Boston Celtics is turning into a two-way deal.
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Nick Friar
October 13, 2019 - 1:01 pm
The Celtics may be able to keep Tacko Fall around, while still giving him reps in the G League. Boston is signing Max Strus to a two-year NBA deal, according to Shams Charania of The Athletic. The Boston Celtics are signing two-way guard Max Strus to a two-year NBA deal, with a partial guarantee...
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Carsen Edwards
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Nick Friar
October 06, 2019 - 8:35 pm
It took a while, but the “We want Tacko!” chants eventually paid off for Celtics fans when the fourth quarter rolled around and Tacko Fall finally entered the game. First, it was the tip-slam. Tacko with the putback jam! pic.twitter.com/Khc38bTVtH — Boston Celtics (@celtics) October 7, 2019 Then...
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Tacko Fall
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Nick Friar
October 06, 2019 - 6:31 pm
Now that the Celtics have a 7-foot-7 big man in Tacko Fall, the NBA just had to re-measure all of its players prior to the 2019-20 season. In the course of re-measuring everyone, the NBA decided to list players’ heights without shoes on, having previously measured them with shoes on. Fall is still...
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Romeo Langford
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Nick Friar
October 02, 2019 - 3:37 pm
First, Romeo Langford’s right thumb was the problem. He had surgically repaired prior to the Celtics drafting him after tearing a tendon during his freshman year at Indiana. Now, it’s his groin. Langford told Tom Westerholm of MassLive he tweaked it. Gordon Hayward was asked about the rookie’s play...
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Nick Friar
October 01, 2019 - 2:44 pm
The NBA’s re-measurements of all its players have yet to come out, so Enes Kanter is still listed at 6-foot-11. It’s hard to imagine he’ll be below 6-foot-10, if he doesn’t still measure in at his currently listed height. Point is, Kanter is tall by anyone’s standard. Yet, somehow, during the first...
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Enes Kanter
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Nick Friar
September 30, 2019 - 3:36 pm
It’s hard to decide which Celtic had the best Media Day entrance. The door frame leading into the press conference room had to be at least a foot and a half too short for Tacko Fall. Jaylen Brown revealed his new haircut in person for the first time. But the unofficial award probably goes to Enes...
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Lucy Burdge
September 25, 2019 - 5:10 pm
Welcome to Thursday’s Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . THURSDAY’S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: MLB: Red Sox at Rangers, 2:05 p.m. (NESN, WEEI) AROUND THE WEB: -- Nate Ebner tweeted out a video on Wednesday to pump...
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Romeo Langford
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Nick Friar
September 23, 2019 - 4:22 pm
Romeo Langford was the lone Celtics rookie who did not participate in the 2019 Summer League after undergoing surgery to repair the torn ligament in his right thumb. He said his hand was “ basically ” back to normal at the start of August. Although the Celtics haven’t specified precisely when he...
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Tacko Fall
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Nick Friar
September 13, 2019 - 4:13 pm
Despite all the excitement surrounding Tacko Fall, he is in a position where he needs to prove himself to the Celtics, perhaps more than anyone affiliated with the team. After going undrafted, he wasted no time surprising everyone, including the team, with his mobility on the floor. And he’s...
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