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Josue Pavon
March 15, 2019 - 10:24 am
This is part two of a three-part series centered on Celtics forward Marcus Morris' career and role with the 2018-19 Celtics Celtics assistant coach Jerome Allen is walking down the hall of Madison Square Garden, precisely one hour before tip-off. He starts to speed up, and then looks back. "Damn, I...
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Josue Pavon
March 15, 2019 - 3:24 am
The 2018-19 season hasn't been easy for Celtics guard Jaylen Brown. From losing his starting job to being the subject of public ridicule, Brown has endured a trying year. A lower back injury kept him out for three straight games back in November, and by the time he returned Brad Stevens had elected...
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Alex Reimer
March 14, 2019 - 11:46 am
Jayson Tatum says he understands why Russell Westbrook fired back at the Jazz fan who was allegedly hurling vulgar insults at him. On Wednesday, the young Celtics star said he thinks players should be allowed to defend themselves against vehement verbal attacks. "People always expect us to turn the...
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March 12, 2019 - 2:52 pm
Kyrie Irving has been pretty outspoken the last few weeks about the way the media has handled his impending free agency, especially with All-Star weekend. In a recent interview with Yahoo! Sports , Irving apologized. “The way I’ve handled things, it hasn’t been perfect,” Irving said. “I’ve made a...
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Josue Pavon
March 12, 2019 - 11:12 am
(This is part one of a three-part feature series centered on Celtics forward Marcus Morris' career and role with the 2018-19 Celtics.) For the first time in his career, Marcus Morris was on the verge of reaching the NBA Finals. The undermanned Celtics had pushed LeBron James and the Cavaliers to...
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Alex Reimer
March 12, 2019 - 9:55 am
When iconic CBS anchor Walter Cronkite turned against the war in Vietnam, President Lyndon B. Johnson infamously said he had lost America. The same logic applies to me and Stephen A. Smith’s latest musings about Gordon Hayward receiving preferential treatment in Boston due to his race. As devout...
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Josue Pavon
March 12, 2019 - 3:12 am
Now is the time to see what the Celtics are truly made of. The short-lived California winning streak was fun while it lasted prior to Monday night's game against the Clippers. However, Los Angeles had its own streak to take care of, along with playoff implications as they stretched its winning...
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John Tomase
March 11, 2019 - 5:15 pm
Paul Pierce had to learn how to lead during his Celtics career, which is why he recognizes the struggles of Kyrie Irving. Speaking to the Boston Herald on Monday , Pierce expressed skepticism over the Celtics' improved play recently, and circled back to Irving as a force for unity or destruction,...
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Jim Hackett
March 11, 2019 - 10:08 am
This is the first in a multi-part series… There has been around the clock conversation the last couple of weeks surrounding the underwhelming Celtics and specifically the increasingly malcontented Kyrie Irving, some of which started right here last week . Outside of a couple of brilliant...
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Josue Pavon
March 10, 2019 - 3:18 am
The Celtics haven't been the same team since last Sunday's plane ride to California. The now-famous commute has all of a sudden changed the team's attitude, focus and has forced them to re-commit to playing winning basketball. Although it essentially takes all of Brad Stevens' guys to be on the...
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