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Jul 24

During his first Boston experience, Gordon Hayward says he could feel the city’s ‘intensity’

“The Celtic lore, to me, is special because how invested the fans are.”

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Jul 24

Gordon Hayward recalls 4 difficult days of free agency

Hayward thought the Heat’s pitch would be tough to beat. Then he visited Boston.

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Jul 24

Should the Celtics try to acquire Kyrie Irving?

Welcome to Boston.com’s Sports Q, our daily conversation, initiated by you and moderated by Chad Finn, about a compelling topic in Boston sports. Here’s how it works: You submit questions to Chad through Twitter, Facebook, email, his Friday chat, and any other outlet you prefer. He’ll pick one each day (except for Saturday) to answer, then we’ll take the discussion to the […]

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Jul 24

Ray Allen deleted a comment telling Celtics fans to ‘get over it’

Retired NBA All-Star Ray Allen celebrated his 42nd birthday on Thursday with his family at Foxwoods Resort Casino. Mi familia!!! “How can we not talk about family when family’s all we got”. You don’t have to be blood related to be family!!! Thank you to my family for being my family and always taking care […]

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Jul 24

Danny Ainge got furiously dunked on by his son

He was a good sport about it.

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Jul 23

Isaiah Thomas is advocating for an unemployed ex-teammate

“Somebody gotta pick him up.”

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Jul 23

Watch Jaylen Brown throw down a jam on some unsuspecting hoopers

The Celtics forward did it for the #DriveByDunkChallenge.

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Jul 23

Behind the popularity and growth of the Las Vegas Summer League

For the first time in 2017 every game was nationally televised.

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Jul 22

Celtics fans will be happy to see how Isaiah Thomas spent his Friday night

The NBA’s season-opening game isn’t until mid-October, but Isaiah Thomas is already prepping for the Celtics’ next championship run. The point guard’s wife posted an Instagram story early Saturday morning of the pair hanging out. While she wanted to watch a movie, Thomas had a different type of screening in mind: game film. Time-stamped at […]

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Jul 22

Marcus Morris had a priceless reaction to Kyrie Irving’s trade request

On Friday, Kyrie Irving rocked the NBA when ESPN revealed that the Cavaliers guard requested to be traded in a recent meeting with team owner Dan Gilbert. The 25-year-old reportedly gave Cleveland a quartet of preferable destinations: New York, Miami, San Antonio, and Minnesota. In case Irving actually gets his wish, new Celtics forward Marcus Morris made his […]

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Jul 20

Paul Pierce dropped some truth bombs in ‘Two Truths and a Lie’

With a nickname like “The Truth,” it should come as no surprise that Paul Pierce is exceptionally skilled at the game, “Two Truths and a Lie.” In an appearance on ESPN’s The Jump, Pierce and retired NBA player Stephen Jackson engaged in a friendly round of the classic ice-breaker. How it works is fairly simple. […]

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Jul 20

New Celtics center Aron Baynes is wasting no time digging into Boston’s food scene

Aron Baynes may have a fervent (and well-documented) affinity for barbecue, but the newly signed Celtics center apparently has yet to find any in Boston. Despite an influx of responses from his Twitter call-out for BBQ recommendations, Baynes revealed in his introductory press conference on Wednesday that he actually has gravitated towards sampling lobster rolls […]

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Jul 20

Danny Ainge likens son’s congressional campaign to his ’83 brawl with Tree Rollins

As a guard for the Boston Celtics in the 80’s, Danny Ainge had a never-back-down approach to the game. As a father of six in 2017, Ainge wants his son Tanner to embody those same qualities throughout his congressional campaign. In the race to replace Republican Jason Chaffetz, Tanner Ainge is looking to become one […]

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Jul 20

Brian Scalabrine expertly trolled himself on Instagram

“Counting on a historic night.”

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Jul 20

Marcus Morris’ favorite player will endear him to Celtics fans

Even though his twin brother was involved in an intense series against the Celtics in the 2017 playoffs, new addition Marcus Morris wants fans to know he’s pleased to be in Boston. Morris, who was brought to the Celtics by way of a trade from earlier in July, described why he loves his new team […]

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Jul 19

Marcus Morris, Aron Baynes plan to add toughness to Celtics frontcourt

The two additions, both former Pistons, spoke about their new team on Wednesday.

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Jul 19

New Celtic Aron Baynes got a late introduction to basketball

The Celtics introduced Aron Baynes on Wednesday, and the Australian forward shared a notable fact with a group of kids attending a Celtics summer camp. Unlike the vast majority of his American counterparts, Baynes didn’t start playing basketball until he was in high school. Addressing the campers after signing his contract, Baynes explained some of […]

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Jul 19

2017 NBA offseason winners and losers: The Celtics, the Knicks and everyone in between

So now is a good time to look back at what has happened and see who the winners and losers were from this NBA offseason, one that’s had plenty of player movement, intrigue and drama.

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Jul 19

Paul Pierce couldn’t come back to Boston without visiting this famous eatery

After signing his final contract with the Celtics at their Waltham practice facility, Paul Pierce stopped by another familiar place in the city from his time in Boston. President of Union Oyster House Joe Milano hadn’t seen Pierce in nearly five years, but the restaurant executive said he was “delighted” when the NBA veteran unexpectedly dropped […]

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Jul 18

Here’s what we know about the Marcus Morris assault case

Marcus Morris, who the Celtics received in return for Avery Bradley, has a lot to offer on the court. The durable 6-foot-9 forward offers the team size, decent three-point shooting, and a proven defensive record against arguably the league’s most unstoppable player. But Morris also arrives in Boston with potential off-court baggage, stemming from accusations […]

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