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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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Josue Pavon
December 07, 2018 - 7:39 am
Kyrie Irving is starting to see changes in his team. The kind of attitude adjustment from his teammates that needed to be corrected, according to the Celtics' guard, if they plan to contend long-term. Boston, in the midst of a four-game winning streak following Thursday's 128-100 win over the...
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Erin Walsh
December 06, 2018 - 11:25 am
The Celtics are off to a rough start. With a record of 13-10 and currently sitting in sixth place in the Eastern Conference, have the Celtics believed the hype too much? Celtics budding star Jayson Tatum thinks so. Tatum was asked by Masslive.com what he believes is the cause to the early season...
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December 05, 2018 - 12:58 pm
Give Kyrie Irving and his teammates a ton of credit for swinging on by Boston Children's Hospital to visit with some of the patients. But another round of kudos has to go to one of the kids who got a chance to meet Irving. What started as a nice meet-and-greet turned into a playful, spirited debate...
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Rob Bradford
December 05, 2018 - 11:26 am
CAP CANA, Dominican Republic -- It was after the Celtics' loss to Portland that dropped them to 7-6 that Kyrie Irving surfaced perhaps the most uncomfortable quote of the young season. "You know, looking at this locker room, just me being in my eighth year and being a quote-unquote veteran, as well...
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John Tomase
December 05, 2018 - 11:12 am
The Celtics slow start, combined with Toronto racing out of the gates, has made Kawhi Leonard and the Raptors the runaway favorites in the Eastern Conference. At 20-5, Toronto owns the best record in the NBA. But one-time NBA champion Richard Jefferson doesn’t believe the Raptors will beat the...
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John Tomase
December 05, 2018 - 10:45 am
The Celtics haven’t looked like a championship team through the season’s first quarter, but perhaps they can take some inspiration from one of their oldest nemeses. Pat Riley battled the Celtics for titles as a player, coach, and executive, and in 2006, he led the Miami Heat to their first...
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John Tomase
December 03, 2018 - 11:13 am
Kyrie Irving told Gordon Hayward he needed to be more aggressive, and the Celtics forward delivered over the weekend in Minnesota, pouring in 30 points for the first time in green. With Hayward understandably struggling to find his footing barely a year after suffering a gruesome broken leg five...
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