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Brad Stevens is looking for his first win over the Spurs (Troy Taormina/USA Today Sports)
December 14, 2016 - 2:46 pm
After back-to-back losses to the Raptors and Thunder, the Celtics' schedule doesn't get any easier as the C's are in San Antonio to take on the second-best team in the league without their best player. Without Isaiah Thomas (groin), the Celtics will face a tall task of pulling off an upset on...
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Gregg Popovich yells at his players during the first half against the Celtics at TD Garden. (Winslow Townson/USA Today Sports)
Mike Petraglia
November 26, 2016 - 1:36 am
In Philadelphia, they "trust the process." In Boston, where they are light years ahead in the NBA galaxy, it's not the process but the system that matters. And Brad Stevens has two mentors that have set the standard in two professional sports. This past spring, Belichick was the guest of the...
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Tony Parker fires up jumpers pregame Friday at TD Garden. (Mike Petraglia/WEEI.com)
Mike Petraglia
November 25, 2016 - 7:53 am
It was pretty obvious what Brad Stevens was most thankful for on Thursday. For the first time this season, his team is fully healthy and the result has been a spike in the win column. For the last three games, Stevens has been able to fill out a starting lineup consisting of Avery Bradley, Isaiah...
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Brad Stevens shows his laser focus during media day. (David Butler II/USA Today Sports)
Mike Petraglia
September 27, 2016 - 5:51 am
WALTHAM -- Brad Stevens knows there's a ton of work to be done between now and the beginning of April. That's why he laughs when he's asked about what his expectations are for making the playoffs and advancing this season. Entering his fourth season, Stevens has taken his team from 25 to 40 to 48...
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January 23, 2015 - 3:07 am
Welcome to Friday's Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . FRIDAY'S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: NBA: Celtics at Nuggets, 9 p.m. (CSNNE) NBA: Bulls at Mavericks, 8 p.m. (ESPN) College basketball : VCU at Saint Louis, 7 p...
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