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Rob Bradford
December 17, 2017 - 12:04 am
Right now, Jayson Tatum wouldn't win Rookie of the Year. Ben Simmons or Donovan Mitchell are currently sitting as the favorites, with Kyle Kuzma and Lauri Markkanen also in the mix. But think about where the Celtics would be if they gave into the temptation of drafting the likes of Markelle Fultz,...
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Josue Pavon
December 14, 2017 - 12:39 am
If the Celtics are going to finish their toughest stretch of the season -- 12 games in 18 days -- with a stellar record, it's going to take more than Kyrie Irving scoring over 30 points a night. Heading into Wednesday night's game, the Celtics were already off to an iffy start. They kicked things...
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Alex Reimer
December 13, 2017 - 12:01 pm
Injured Celtics star Gordon Hayward may no longer need his walking boot less than two months after fracturing his ankle on opening night. In a recent interview with Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski on SiriusXM, Celtics head coach Brad Stevens said Hayward is ecstatic about the pace of his recovery. "The...
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John Tomase
December 12, 2017 - 12:10 am
It turns out there's a limit to the losses the Celtics can withstand and his name is Kyrie Irving. The Celtics visited the Bulls on Tuesday to complete a back-to-back that started with a win in Detroit on Sunday. They did so without Irving, their leading scorer and best player, who missed the game...
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John Tomase
December 11, 2017 - 8:24 pm
Celtics guard Kyrie Irving will miss Monday's game against the Bulls with a sore quad. The Celtics are playing their second game in as many nights after beating the Pistons on Sunday. Irving was uncharacteristically quiet in that one, scoring 16 points on 4-of-12 shooting. He has missed only one...
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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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Ty Anderson
December 06, 2017 - 10:41 pm
There’s one thing you can without fail count on happening in today’s NBA: Similar to the way great teams find ways to win even when in improbable circumstances, garbage teams will always find a way to be a garbage team when it matters most. And the Mavericks, a team that came to Boston with a West-...
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