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Lucy Burdge
May 02, 2018 - 10:56 am
There were a number of low blows between players and fans during the Raptors-Cavaliers game on Tuesday and not only between Drake and Kendrick Perkins . Fans heckled Tristan Thompson while he shot free throws in the fourth quarter by chanting “Khloe.” This is, of course, in reference to Khloe...
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Lucy Burdge
May 02, 2018 - 5:31 am
Welcome to Wednesday’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 . WEDNESDAY’S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: MLB: Kansas City at Boston, 1:05 p.m. (NESN, WEEI-FM 93.7) MLB: Colorado at Chicago Cubs, 2 p.m. (MLB Network) MLB:...
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Josue Pavon
April 01, 2018 - 12:15 am
The streak continues. Celtics have now won six straight without All-Star point guard Kyrie Irving and their most impressive win came against the Eastern Conference-leading Raptors Saturday night at TD Garden. Boston sealed a 110-99 win behind an 18-5 game-ending run. The Celtics' defense held the...
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John Tomase
February 06, 2018 - 9:58 pm
Don't book those Finals flights just yet. The Celtics have competition in the Eastern Conference. With the surging C's and struggling Cavs dominating headlines and storylines this season, the Toronto Raptors have very quietly stayed the course. On Tuesday night, they smashed the Celtics, 111-91, to...
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Josue Pavon
November 12, 2017 - 9:07 pm
Very few NBA coaches can make do without their best player, never mind two of their best. But that's exactly what Brad Stevens is doing. If there's one thing we learned throughout the Celtics' 95-94 win over the Raptors, it's the fact that Stevens is the biggest reason why his team is this...
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Terry Rozier earned some late-fourth quarter minutes in comeback win against Raptors (Winslow Townson/USA Today)
February 01, 2017 - 7:22 pm
The unsung heroes set the stage. And then Isaiah Thomas, as he seems to do on a nightly basis, danced on it. Trailing by 18 points in a showdown with the Raptors for the second seed in the Eastern Conference, the Celtics closed the game on a monster 52-29 run behind 44 points from their All-Star...
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John Tomase
July 11, 2016 - 11:30 am
Once the Celtics signed big man Al Horford, they no longer had room for restricted free agent Jared Sullinger, so they renounced his qualifying offer. He didn't stay unemployed for long. According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo's The Vertical, Sullinger has agreed to a one-year, $6 million deal...
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Rajon Rondo couldn't lead the Celtics past the Raptors Wednesday night. (Getty Images)
November 05, 2014 - 5:07 pm
After an unsuccessful two-game trip to Texas, the Celtics returned home to the TD Garden on Wednesday to face off against the Raptors. Toronto came into Boston as the Atlantic Division favorite, sporting a record of 3-1 with its only loss coming on the road in Miami. The Raptors took a nail-biter...
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June 16, 2011 - 10:05 am
When the season ended the Celtics expected assistant Lawrence Frank to land one of the available head coaching jobs in the offseason. Frank was passed over by the Warriors and Rockets but is still in contention for two jobs. Frank has been identified as one of the finalists in Toronto, along with...
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January 02, 2011 - 3:31 pm
Rajon Rondo returned to the Celtics lineup after missing seven games with a severely sprained ankle, and while he wasn't in top form, he had a definite impact on the Celtics, who snapped out of their recent funk with a 93-79 victory over Toronto on Sunday night. ( Recap .) The Celtics outscored...
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