Green Street

USA Today Sports
Josue Pavon
December 19, 2018 - 11:28 am
When Kyrie Irving shared his flat-earth theory two years ago, he never thought it would be a conversation that may very well become a footnote to his legacy as the "NBA player who believed the world is flat." For plenty of people, that will be the case when his career is all said and done. For...
Read More
Kevin Durant
Kyle Terada/USA Today Sports
John Tomase
December 18, 2018 - 1:17 pm
Larry Bird wasn't going to stay in an appropriate 33rd place on the NBA's all-time scoring list forever. Not with Kevin Durant still in his prime. The Warriors star overtook Bird with 21 points on Monday night and then said he was, "giddy like a little kid" after someone texted to tell him whom he...
Read More
USA Today Sports
Rob Bradford
December 18, 2018 - 11:20 am
The Anthony Davis to the Celtics rumors can't be killed. The latest round of rumblings comes from Adrian Wojnarowski's podcast with ESPN colleague Zach Lowe where the NBA insider reminded the world Danny Ainge really, really likes the New Orleans' All-Star center. "Boston has been hawking Anthony...
Read More
Kyrie Irving
Jim Fuller/USA Today Sports
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...
Read More
USA Today Sports
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...
Read More
Kyrie Irving and John Wall
Geoff Burke/USA Today Sports
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...
Read More
Winslow Townson/USA Today Sports
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...
Read More
Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports
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...
Read More
Anthony Davis
Greg M. Cooper/USA Today Sports
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...
Read More
Greg M. Cooper/USA Today Sports
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...
Read More

Pages