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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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Kyrie Irving and John Wall
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Josue Pavon
December 13, 2018 - 12:10 am
There are few players in the NBA as clutch as Kyrie Irving. It's a vital piece of his game that can't be taught and is rarely duplicated. Superstars either have it or they don't and when it comes to Irving's clutch gene it can make all the difference between winning and losing. It was Irving who...
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Alex Reimer
December 12, 2018 - 10:43 am
Jaylen Brown has played much better since he’s been placed on the bench. But the third-year forward is still struggling to adjust to his new role. In a wide-ranging interview with ESPN’s Jackie MacMullan , Brown expounds on his early season woes. After a breakout sophomore campaign, Brown was one...
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Erin Walsh
December 11, 2018 - 1:42 pm
Although some of the C’s key players are questionable, Kyrie Irving is likely to return Wednesday after missing Monday’s game against the Pelicans. Irving was not on Tuesdays injury report which is a good sign for the Celtics point guard. Meanwhile, Aron Baynes is questionable for Wednesday’s game...
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Anthony Davis
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Josue Pavon
December 11, 2018 - 9:53 am
Anthony Davis isn't leaving the Pelicans anytime soon. He's committed to the only team he's played for throughout his NBA career, but until he officially extends his contract to stick around long term, Celtics fans will continue to drool over the thought of seeing him in green-and-white and Monday...
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Alex Reimer
December 11, 2018 - 9:47 am
When Celtics fans showered Gordon Hayward with an ovation two years ago, ESPN commentator Bomani Jones insinuated it was because the star forward is white. “ YOU KNOW , AND I KNOW , WHY CELTICS FANS WERE CHEERING GORDON HAYWARD,” Jones shrieked . “Is there another arena in the whole country that...
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Josue Pavon
December 10, 2018 - 4:01 pm
The Celtics will likely be missing their three highest-paid players when they host the Pelicans on Monday night with a five-game winning streak on the line. Point guard Kyrie Irving will sit with a sore shoulder, while Al Horford (left knee) and Gordon Hayward (illness) are each doubtful. Add big...
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Josue Pavon
December 09, 2018 - 8:15 am
The Celtics have finally found their stride. This team is not only riding high on a five-game winning streak but the Celtics are crushing teams in the process -- which is exactly what they're supposed to do. If you're a champion contender, this is the norm. After topping the Cavaliers by 32 points...
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Josue Pavon
December 07, 2018 - 3:06 pm
When the news broke that Robert Williams III was going to miss his Maine Red Claws game Thursday night, many wondered whether or not the Celtics first-round pick had a legitimate reason for sitting out on such late notice. Turns out he had a really good excuse. Williams, who posted a video of his...
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