Brad Stevens

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John Tomase
April 17, 2018 - 12:22 pm
Celtics fans wouldn't trade Brad Stevens for anyone. But according to ESPN's Kevin Arnovitz, the view in NBA coaching circles is less fawning. Appearing on Zach Lowe's podcast , Arnovitz relayed a conversation he had with a member of a coaching staff wondering what all the fuss is about. Arnovitz...
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Josue Pavon
April 08, 2018 - 10:01 pm
After the Celtics' second unit squandered a 13-point fourth-quarter lead, Brad Stevens decided to let it ride and kept his bench lineup intact for the final six minutes of what had been a tie game. For the short-term, it didn't work out. Long-term? We will see. Abdel Nader, Shane Larkin, Semi...
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Alex Reimer
April 02, 2018 - 1:12 pm
Seemingly every week, Gordon Hayward releases a new video that shows him doing basketball-related activities. Then Brad Stevens downplays its significance. It’s an odd contrast. Last month, the Players’ Tribune published the first of several videos of Hayward rehabbing from the gruesome ankle...
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Alex Reimer
April 02, 2018 - 8:23 am
It took Marcus Morris a while to mesh with the Celtics. For starters, he missed roughly the first two weeks of the regular season, because he was on trial for assault. Then he struggled to mesh with Brad Stevens’ ball movement-heavy offense, further stagnating a slow bench unit. It looked like the...
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Josue Pavon
March 20, 2018 - 10:24 pm
While the injuries reports continue to pile up for the Celtics throughout the past week, the biggest bombshell broke Tuesday afternoon in regards to Kyrie Irving's knee. After a report was released that Irving's knee wasn't getting any better, many speculated that the All-Star point guard will need...
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Rob Bradford
February 19, 2018 - 2:04 pm
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- They could have been any of the other fathers and sons roaming the back fields at JetBlue Park. But they weren't. They were Celtics head coach Brad Stevens and his son, Brady. With the NBA in the midst of the All-Star break, Stevens chose to use his downtime to visit Red Sox...
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Josue Pavon
February 15, 2018 - 11:12 am
Celtics head coach Brad Stevens didn't hold back Wednesday night when analyzing his team's recent struggles. When asked if the All-Star break is coming at a good time for the Celtics, Stevens reminded reporters that every team has been playing games since October 17 and that there are no excuses...
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Celtics celebrate Al Horford's buzzer beater.
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John Tomase
February 14, 2018 - 12:18 pm
With all due respect to Philly's Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons, the Celtics are the NBA's real unicorns. They play in one of America's toughest sports towns, a place where fans and media renounce Bill Belichick over one questionable Super Bowl decision in eight tries, where the Red Sox win back-to-...
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Rob Bradford
January 24, 2018 - 8:44 am
It was just a few weeks ago, everything was going as planned for the Celtics. Not only was Brad Stevens' team rolling atop the Eastern Conference, but for an added bonus the Lakers -- who would have to give their first-round pick to the C's if they fell between No. 2-5 in the Draft Lottery -- were...
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Al Horford hugs Terry Rozier.
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John Tomase
December 29, 2017 - 1:35 am
My heart is black. My soul is empty. I despise kittens, loathe the royal wedding, and interrupt John Dennis out of pure malice. I am clearly a monster. And yet there is one thing I cannot hate. The Boston Celtics. If you watched Thursday's 99-98 victory over the Rockets, you must be with me. The...
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