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Ryan Hannable
June 12, 2019 - 4:02 pm
Here we go. According to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski , the Celtics and Lakers are engaged in trade talks with the Pelicans on Anthony Davis. The report adds the Lakers' No. 4 pick has been discussed, which would help the Pelicans acquire a star player in a multi-team deal. The Celtics currently have...
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Celtics center Aron Baynes
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Nick Friar
June 12, 2019 - 3:46 pm
Aron Baynes will remain with the Celtics for at least one more year with Shams Charania of the Athletic reporting on Wednesday the big man has exercised his player option for the 2019-20 season. The option is worth $5.9 million. Baynes had foot and ankle problems throughout 2018-19, but proved once...
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Ryan Hannable
June 12, 2019 - 12:17 pm
Kyrie Irving is setting himself up to leave Boston. According to Shams Charania of The Athletic , Irving is not opting into his $21.3 million deal for next season and will become a free agent eligible to sign a new contract with the Celtics or another team. The team has expected this ahead of the...
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NBA agent Rich Paul
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Nick Friar
June 12, 2019 - 11:35 am
In case it wasn’t already abundantly clear, Rich Paul left no room for speculation: Anthony Davis does not want to play for the Celtics long-term. Now dubbed “The King Maker” by Sports Illustrated, Davis’ agent told S.L. Price he’s given the Celtics fair warning about the situation. “They can trade...
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Gabby Guerard
June 11, 2019 - 6:58 pm
Jayson Tatum was frustrated by last season, both from a team and an individual standpoint. In speaking to Jeff Goodman on CLNS' Good N’ Plenty podcast , Tatum explained that he believes the lack of chemistry on the court was a main reason why the team underachieved last year. “At times, our...
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Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving
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Nick Friar
June 11, 2019 - 5:28 pm
Even if Kevin Durant is forced to sit out all of next season after the Achilles injury he suffered in Game 5 of the NBA Finals on Monday, he should still make $31.5 million. That’s because Durant still has a player option he can exercise to stick with the Warriors for 2019-20. Now, the injury can...
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Alex Reimer
June 11, 2019 - 12:41 pm
Kevin Durant’s Achilles injury could keep Kyrie Irving in Boston. It is undoubtedly crass to think of a potentially career-altering injury in those terms, but Durant’s status will likely impact NBA free agency more than any other variable this summer. He is the first big domino, and now, he may...
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New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis
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Nick Friar
June 11, 2019 - 9:48 am
When rumors about Anthony Davis wanting out of New Orleans first started to circulate in February, he supposedly had a set list of four teams he would consider signing with long-term: the Lakers, Knicks, Clippers, and Bucks. Then Davis said at NBA All-Star Weekend, “I never said Boston wasn’t on my...
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Gabby Guerard
June 10, 2019 - 6:41 pm
The Celtics have hosted a number players for pre-draft workouts recently, but none ended quite like Michigan's Charles Matthews', as the guard tore his ACL. Matthews’ agent Adam Pensack confirmed the injury to ESPN on Sunday, and said that the 22-year-old’s knee surgery will take place in his...
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Gabby Guerard
June 10, 2019 - 6:29 pm
USA Basketball released the 2019 USA Basketball Men’s National Team training camp roster Monday, and earning a spot is Boston Celtics forward Jayson Tatum. The 21-year-old is the youngest player to be selected this year. -- 20 players selected to attend USA Basketball Men’s National Team training...
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