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Nov 25

Celtics cruise to 118-103 victory over Magic

The Boston Celtics blasted out to a 28-point lead in their highest-scoring first half of the season, putting in 73 before the break and holding on for a 118-103 victory over the Orlando Magic

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Nov 25

Derrick Rose leaves Cavaliers to handle ‘personal matter’

Point guard Derrick Rose leaves the Cavaliers to attend to a personal matter, a team spokesman said Friday

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Nov 23

Celtics’ 16-game win streak ends with loss to Heat

Goran Dragic scored 27 points, Dion Waiters had 26 with a pair of big 3-pointers in the final minutes and the Miami Heat held on to beat Boston 104-98, snapping the Celtics’ 16-game winning streak

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Nov 22

The Celtics’ streak looks to get more difficult

If Kyrie Irving is to be believed, the Boston Celtics are keeping up their astounding 16-game winning streak simply by listening to their coaches, sticking to their game plan and not giving in to the idea that huge scoring runs are necessary to thrive …

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Nov 22

The Celtics can’t shoot but can’t lose, either

Boston has the best record in the NBA and a 16-game winning streak, yet its shooting ranks among the worst in the league

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Nov 22

When will the Celtics’ winning streak end?

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 a…

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Nov 22

Ray Allen tells Orlando court he was ‘catfished’

Retired NBA star Ray Allen tells Orlando court he was ‘catfished’

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Nov 21

If only we got to watch Kyrie Irving play ball every day …

Irving’s performance through his first 17 games with the Celtics is a satisfying reminder of what an A-list NBA superstar looks like.

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Nov 21

Kyrie Irving explains how his ‘truth’ impacts his relationship with fans

Kyrie Irving wants fans to know something. While at a Thanksgiving meal with 15 families from Boston Centers for Youth & Families (BCYF), a Celtics staffer asked Irving to describe what it’s like to have a platform like his. The point guard s…

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Nov 21

Here’s what Brad Stevens is saying about the Celtics’ winning streak

The Celtics’ coach is keeping things in perspective.

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Nov 21

Kyrie Irving scores 47; Celtics beat Mavs in OT for 16th straight win

Kyrie Irving scored 10 of his season-high 47 points in overtime as the Boston Celtics rallied once again from a double-digit deficit to beat the Dallas Mavericks 110-102 to extend their winning streak to 16 games

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Nov 20

Aron Baynes noted a sweet cultural difference between Australia and Boston

The Celtics got into the holiday spirit last week with a Thanksgiving meal at Boston’s Top of the Hub Skywalk, where seven players and four assistant coaches joined 15 families from the Boston Centers for Youth & Families for a traditional fe…

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Nov 20

President Trump tweets about Marshawn Lynch after Patriots-Raiders

“Next time NFL should suspend him for remainder of season.”

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Nov 20

How Jaylen Brown’s defense is making up for the loss of Avery Bradley

COMMENTARY There was a common opinion of the Boston Celtics coming into this season. Danny Ainge’s overhaul of the team seemed to set the Celtics up for some potential long-term success if certain moves panned out, but trading away two of their best de…

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Nov 20

What you need to know about the Celtics’ winning streak

The Celtics even made Charles Barkley break a promise.

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Nov 19

Brad Stevens explained the crux of his coaching style

“I think that you can really coach people, and be even more constructively critical, if you’ve shown that you’re invested in them as a person.”

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Nov 19

Celtics rally for 15th straight win

Kyrie Irving scored 30 points, Jaylen Brown added a career-high 27 and the Boston Celtics won their 15th straight game with a 110-99 victory over the Atlanta Hawks

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Nov 18

Danny Ainge recalls Bobby Doerr as a caring mentor

The two formed a bond when Ainge was a rookie with the Blue Jays and Doerr his hitting coach.

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Nov 18

Celtics co-owner shares the ‘inside story’ behind hiring Brad Stevens

April is a long ways away, but Celtics head coach Brad Stevens already seems to be dominating the NBA Coach of the Year discussion. Stevens — who finished fourth in the award’s results last season — has led the Celtics to not only the best record…

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Nov 17

Dreaming of Celtics-Warriors in the finals? That might come true

Yes, it’s only November, but Thursday’s showdown sure was a tantalizing preview of what could be in June.

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