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Kawhi Leonard
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John Tomase
April 23, 2018 - 10:50 am
If the Spurs intend to move disgruntled superstar Kawhi Leonard this offseason, the Lakers are considered an attractive destination for the Los Angeles native. One problem -- coach Gregg Popovich has a rule when it comes to trading elite talent that could play right into the hands of the Celtics...
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Kawhi Leonard
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John Tomase
April 12, 2018 - 11:36 am
The Celtics need one more superstar to make a run at the Golden State Warriors. Could Kawhi Leonard be the answer? Dwyane Wade thinks so. The future Hall of Famer told Yahoo's Jordan Schultz he believes Leonard will be traded to the Celtics because of friction with his current team, the San Antonio...
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Rob Bradford
December 09, 2017 - 12:26 am
Here's how the Celtics lost ... A 40-year-old Manu Ginobili made a three-pointer with five seconds remaining, getting it off just inches away from the outstretched hand of Al Horford. Then, as he usually does, Celts coach Brad Stevens managed to get a clean look for his best player, Kyrie Irving,...
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Celtics coach Brad Stevens
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John Tomase
December 08, 2017 - 12:49 pm
What's the No. 1 dismissal we hear of NBA coaches? "It's about the players." Did Michael Jordan's coach matter? (Phil Jackson would argue yes.) Does LeBron's coach matter? (Ty Lue's critics would argue no.) The Warriors handed the keys to Luke Walton a couple of years ago and he won 24 straight...
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Rob Bradford
October 30, 2017 - 11:23 pm
Nobody in Boston sports history has earned more of the benefit of the doubt more than Bill Belichick. That's why, on nights like Monday when the Patriots coach trades away Jimmy Garoppolo for a fraction of the return most were anticipating, social media is remarkably unwavering in its understanding...
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July 11, 2016 - 6:45 am
There was no retirement tour for Tim Duncan, who called it quits on Monday in appropriately low-key fashion. The 15-time All-Star and five-time champion wrapped up a Hall of Fame career via an announcement on the team's official web site that didn't even include a quote. After 19 seasons, Tim...
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July 10, 2012 - 8:36 am
Boris Diaw has agreed to a two-year, $9.2 million deal to return to the Spurs, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports . The 30-year-old forward joined the Spurs midway through last season after a contract buyout with the Bobcats. He was a key contributor to the Spurs'€™ playoff run to...
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May 18, 2012 - 5:41 am
P atrick Gonzalez , the 12-year-old student suspended from Woodlake Hills Middle School in San Antonio for having an image of Matt Bonner shaved into his hair , received tickets from the Spurs for their Game 2 matchup Thursday night against -- who else -- the Clippers. Bonner, who is Gonzalez'€™...
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January 05, 2011 - 7:03 am
With a little more than three minutes left, and his team down 11 points in New York, San Antonio Gregg Popovich pulled his starters Tuesday night, effectively signaling, no mas . This was interesting for two reasons. First, NBA teams just don't do that, especially not in New York where the media...
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May 07, 2010 - 7:04 am
There was talk of injuries, non-injuries, guys missing practice, guys not getting MRIs. Oh, the things that can be reported on in a four-day period when there are no actual games to watch in the Celtics-Cavaliers series. Did there need to be this window between games? No, but that argument is for...
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