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Boston Celtics forward Marcus Morris and his twin brother Markieff of the Washington Wizards.
Marcus and Markieff Morris assault trial began on Monday
NBA players Marcus and Markieff Morris go on trial Monday on felony assault charges stemming from a beating outside a Phoenix recreation center
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30 teams in 30 days: Spurs remain in title conversation out West
Instead of taking a step back without Tim Duncan, the Spurs continued to do what they do – win a lot of games and scare the bejesus out of any and every team they saw in the playoffs.
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Kyrie Irving says he didn't owe LeBron James explanation for trade request
Irving said that while he has "nothing but love for Cleveland," he didn't need to explain himself to James before asking for a trade.
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30 teams in 30 days: Rockets get James Harden another star
Chris Paul will team with James Harden as the future Hall of Famer looks to get past the second round for the first time in his career. 
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30 teams in 30 days: Less payroll, more wins for Blazers?
It’s clear the Blazers believe less – as in payroll – is more in their quest to build off last season’s strong regular-season finish
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Kyrie Irving in NBA 2K18 trailer
First look at Kyrie playing for Celtics featured in NBA 2K18 trailer
NBA 2K18 tweeted a trailer on Saturday that features Kyrie Irving taking on the NBA's best while rocking his new Celtics uniform.
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Boston Celtics' coach Brad Stevens will stress defense, as usual.
Celtics to return to Newport to open training camp Sept 26-29
For the first time since 2013, the Celtics will hold their first three days of training camp at Salve Regina University in Newport, R.I.  
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30 teams in 30 days: Improved Nuggets face tough task in stacked division
The Denver Nuggets are better than they were last season when they just missed the playoffs. Still, getting past the rest of the tough Northwest Division will be a tall order.  
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'We hugged, talked . . . and it’s over with'
Paul Pierce knew, at some point, whatever issues he and his former Celtic teammates had with Ray Allen would have to be buried. And he took the first step in patching things up.
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Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas celebrates the Game 5 victory over the Chicago Bulls with teammate Al Horford (42).
Thomas jokes: I know how to play Horford
Isaiah Thomas comments on an Instagram post by Al Horford, giving a brief scouting report on the Celtics forward.
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30 teams in 30 days: Plan B for Jazz? Gobert the go-to guy
There's still some reason for optimism for the Utah Jazz in the post-Gordon Hayward Era: 7-foot-1 Rudy Gobert.  
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Celtics new alternate jersey revealed by NBA 2K18
NBA 2K18 offers a look at every NBA teams' new alternate jerseys, including a Celtics green-on-black model.  
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Paul Pierce drops 34 points vs. Ray Allen at celebrity game in China
Paul Pierce and Ray Allen faced off at a celebrity basketball game in China.
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New Boston Celtics Kyrie Irving (right), Gordon Hayward (center) and president of basketball operations Danny Ainge.
Now you see them, now you don't
The Celtics return just four players from a team that had the best record in the Eastern Conference, an unprecedented amount of turnover for a team so successful.
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30 teams in 30 days: New faces have T-Wolves poised to end playoff drought
They're no longer the Timberpups. With the additions of Jimmy Butler and Jeff Teague to a young, talented cast, look for Minnesota to reap postseason success.  
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30 teams in 30 days: Management makeover for Magic
After the worst five-year stretch in franchise history, the Orlando Magic have brought in veteran execs Jeff Weltman and John Hammond to lead a turnaround.
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'It upped the respect level I have for him'
The Warriors' Draymond Green admires Kyrie Irving for stepping out of LeBron James' shadow and trying to 'make it happen' with the Celtics.
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Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas.
IT makes clear his championship intentions for Cavs
Isaiah Thomas doesn't let a Twitter hater ruin his excitement over his appearance on the TV show, "Law and Order SVU."
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Irving, Hayward share Kobe Bryant connection
Kobe Bryant helping the Celtics? His advice to Kyrie Irving and Gordon Hayward has boosted both on their way to Boston.  
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30 teams in 30 days: Westbrook-George duo puts Thunder back into West mix
Adding Paul George to MVP Russell Westbrook, plus a solid supporting cast, should have the Oklahoma City Thunder back among the West's elite.  
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Ex-Celtics find jobs: Zeller in Brooklyn, Tony Allen in New Orleans
With NBA training camps approaching, two former Celtics find work: Tyler Zeller agrees to a deal with the Nets, and Tony Allen with the Pelicans.
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Allen says he doesn't have 'ill will' towards former C's teammates
Ray Allen says he never wanted to leave the Celtics, and makes it clear he doesn't have an issue with his former teammates. 
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Replacing Thomas and Crowder won't be easy
Statistically, the Celtics should be able to fill the void left by the trade of Isaiah Thomas and Jae Crowder. But replacing their toughness and determination will be a challenge.
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30 teams in 30 days: Booker, Jackson only reasons for optimism in Phoenix
Other than Devin Booker and Josh Jackson, Suns fans don't have much to be positive about heading into the new season.
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'Time to get the band back together'
The rift between Ray Allen and his former Celtics teammates is well-documented, but it appears Paul Pierce is ready to put it to rest.
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30 teams in 30 days: Fox leads new cast of characters in Sacramento
It’s a new season with a lot of new characters on a Kings roster that looks radically different than the one we saw at the end of last season.
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30 teams in 30 days: All eyes on Ball - and 2018 free agents - for Lakers
Rookie Lonzo Ball will generate excitement until the Lakers' pursuit of LeBron James and Paul George kicks into high gear.  
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Avery Bradley holds up his new Detroit Pistons jersey with coach Stan Van Gundy.
Avery Bradley says he wasn't surprised Celtics traded him
Unlike his former Celtics teammate Isaiah Thomas, who admitted he was somewhat shocked to be traded, Avery Bradley tells Bleacher Report he saw his own NBA change of address coming. 
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New Celtics forward Theis posterizes Diaw with dunk in Eurobasket game
German forward Daniel Theis posterized NBA forward Boris Diaw with a dunk on the way to scoring 22 points to lead Germany to an upset of France.
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Crowder saw writing on the wall with Celtics
After the Celtics drafted Jayson Tatum and signed Gordon Hayward, Jae Crowder saw the Celtics stacking wing players and is now happy to bring what he brought to Boston to Cleveland. 
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30 teams in 30 days: Don't call it a rebuild for Clippers (but it is)
The post-Chris Paul Era for Doc Rivers and the Clippers means a makeover around Blake Griffin and Danilo Gallinari and perhaps lowered expectations.  
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PODCAST: Doc Rivers with high praise for Celtics offseason, rebuild; Interviews with Isaiah Thomas and Brad Stevens
A. Sherrod Blakely and Kyle Draper discuss the Cavs introduction of Isaiah Thomas and Jae Crowder. Plus exclusive interviews with Isaiah Thomas, Brad Stevens and Doc Rivers.
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Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas.
Thomas: 'I’m going to get what I deserve'
As good as Isaiah Thomas has been, him getting that Brink's truck-like payday will hinge heavily on how quickly he returns to the floor
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30 teams in 30 days: Warriors remain in league of their own
The rest of the NBA will again be chasing Golden State, who've added to the league's best starters by bolstering their bench.
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Cavs: 'Not going to put a timetable' on Thomas' return
Cavs GM Koby Altman said he didn't want to turn it into the "Isaiah Thomas hip press conference", but of course his health remains the big question for the ex-Celtics guard.
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New Cleveland Cavaliers guard Isaiah Thomas (3) and Jae Crowder hold up their new jerseys.
Isaiah at Cavs' intro: 'Excited to play with the best player in the world'
Isaiah Thomas and Jae Crowder say all right things at their introduction as Cleveland Cavaliers.  
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Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving on the NBA 2K18 cover.
NBA 2K18 updates cover with Kyrie in Celtics uniform
As promised, 2K Games has updated its NBA 2K18 cover with Kyrie Irving in his new Celtics No. 11 uniform.  
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Smart: Losing Thomas 'still feels unreal'
Marcus Smart opens up about losing Isaiah Thomas to the Cavaliers, and bringing in Kyrie Irving.
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Boston Celtics forward Marcus Morris and his twin brother Markieff of the Washington Wizards.
Markieff and Marcus Morris assault case one step closer to trial
The multiple assault charges levied against Marcus and Markieff Morris moved one step closer towards going to trial.
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Stevens on Kyrie: 'I think he can really flourish in what we are doing'
Brad Stevens talks about newly acquired Kyrie Irving and how he will fit in with the Celtics.
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Stevens: Isaiah's impact on Boston was special
Celtics head coach Brad Stevens talks about Isaiah Thomas' Players' Tribune article and how special of a player he was for the city of Boston.
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Isaiah's Players' Tribune goodbye: 'It still hurts'
In a heartfelt farewell to the Hub on the Players' Tribune website, Isaiah Thomas writes about getting the news of the trade and how he "wanted to be the Celtics version of Brady and Ortiz."
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30 teams in 30 days: Too many departures will keep Hawks grounded
The Atlanta Hawks are a far cry from the team that three years ago had the best record in the East.   
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New Cleveland Cavaliers guard Isaiah Thomas shoots in his new team's gear.
Thomas, Crowder to be introduced as Cavaliers on Thursday
Former Celtics Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder and Ante Zizic will meet the media Thursday in Cleveland.  
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Isaiah tells how he found out about trade
Isaiah Thomas posts a video reflecting on the events that have transpired since the Celtics traded him to the Cavaliers for Kyrie Irving
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Lil B The Based God blesses Brown, Celts
Lil B, who is perhaps best known for cursing and blessing teams and athletes, posted for a photo with Jaylen Brown Tuesday afternoon, after which he officially gave Brown and the Celtics his blessing for the
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Celtics sign Jabari Bird to two-way contract
The Celtics have signed 2017 second-round draft pick Jabari Bird to a two-way contract.
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30 teams in 30 days: Hornets poised for bounce-back season
One of the bigger disappointments a year ago, the Hornets are poised to improve upon last season’s 36-win club and compete for a playoff spot.
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New Cleveland Cavaliers guard Isaiah Thomas poses with a fan in his Cavs hoodie.
Report: IT upset, but 'committed' to Cavs
Though Isaiah Thomas was upset to have been traded by the Celtics, he’s “fully committed” to playing for the Cleveland Cavaliers, Cleveland.com reports.
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Report: Cavs fielding numerous calls already for Brooklyn pick
Apparently, other NBA teams covet the draft pick the Celtics traded to the Cavaliers as much as the Cavs did, according to a Cleveland.com report.  
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30 teams in 30 days: Which Heat team shows up? Will Olynyk make a difference?
The Miami Heat recovered from a poor start and nearly made the playoffs last season. They bring back the same cast and add old friend Kelly Olynyk.  
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New Boston Celtics Kyrie Irving (right), Gordon Hayward (center) and president of basketball operations Danny Ainge.
Ainge: Newest Celts made 'huge sacrifices'
Gordon Hayward and Kyrie Irving left significant sums of money on the table to become Boston Celtics, a point that is not lost on Danny Ainge
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30 teams in 30 days: Can Wall, Wizards take the next step?
The Washington Wizards were among the big spenders this offseason, choosing to reward its own rather than try and lure high-level talent from other franchises.
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30 teams in 30 days: There's not a lot left in Chicago
Dwyane Wade isn't long for Chicago and the Bulls aren't long for playoff contention this season.   
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Elements in place, time for Irving, Hayward to let chemistry begin
At they join the remade Celtics, there’s no guarantee things click immediately for Kyrie Irving and Gordon Hayward. Getting on the same page is the first order of business.
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VIDEO: 1-on-1 interviews with Irving, Hayward and Ainge
Watch video of Kyle Draper and Brian Scalabrine's interviews with Kyrie Irving, Gordon Hayward and Danny Ainge
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30 teams in 30 days: Tough times on horizon for Pacers
Tougher times loom on the horizon for Indiana as the Pacers begin their rebuilding process without Paul George
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'One of my most difficult conversations'
In Danny Ainge’s line of work, tough talks with players are a given. But the worst came when Ainge had to tell Isaiah Thomas he'd been traded.
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Irving: It was 'awesome' playing with LeBron James
Kyrie Irving has heard the rumors that he and LeBron James didn't get along, but he had nothing but good things to say about James in his introductory Celtics press conference.
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CELTICS TALK PODCAST: Exclusive interviews with Kyrie Irving, Gordon Hayward and Danny Ainge
Following Friday's Celtics press conference, Kyle Draper and Brian Scalabrine sat down with Kyrie Irving, Gordon Hayward and Danny Ainge in exclusive interviews
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Hayward on Tom Brady: I'm still a Colts guy
Gordon Hayward was thrilled to get a welcome-to-Boston text from Tom Brady, but admits to Brian Scalabrine and Kyle Draper that he's still an Indianapolis Colts fan.
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New Boston Celtics Kyrie Irving (right), Gordon Hayward (center) and president of basketball operations Danny Ainge.
Ainge on Celtics' new acquisitions, Irving and Hayward, and departures
Watch as Danny Ainge welcomes his All-Star acquisitions, Kyrie Irving and Gordon Hayward, and talks about the players the Celtics gave up as well. 
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Ainge on his new acquisitions, Irving and Hayward, and departures
Watch as Danny Ainge welcomes his All-Star acquisitions, Kyrie Irving and Gordon Hayward, and talks about the players the Celtics gave up as well.
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Gordon Hayward (left) gets his new Boston Celtics jersey from Danny Ainge.
The best of Gordon Hayward's Celtics introduction
Watch as Gordon Hayward is introduced as a Boston Celtic as he tells the Boston media how the passion of the fans was a big factor in his decision to sign with the C's and more. 
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The best of Gordon Hayward's Celtics introduction
Watch as Gordon Hayward is introduced as a Boston Celtic as he tells the Boston media how the passion of the fans was a big factor in his decision to sign with the C's and more.
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Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving (right) shows his new jersey to his dad.
The best of Kyrie Irving's Celtics introduction
Watch as Kyrie Irving is introduced as a Boston Celtic and talks about how "awesomely surreal" it is to be joining "such an illustrious organization."
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The best of Kyrie Irving's Celtics introduction
Watch as Kyrie Irving is introduced as a Boston Celtic and talks about how "awesomely surreal" it is to be joining "such an illustrious organization."
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Report: Isaiah Thomas could be out until All-Star break
Isaiah Thomas' recovery from his hip injury could keep him out until the All-Star break, according to TheAthletic.com.  
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In their own words
Watch the best of Kyrie Irving and Gordon Hayward's introductory press conference as they meet the Boston media together for the first time since joining the Celtics. 
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Kyrie Irving, Gordon Hayward introduced as Celtics
Watch the best of Kyrie Irving and Gordon Hayward's introductory press conference as they meet the Boston media together for the first time since joining the Celtics.
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BOSTON SPORTS TONIGHT PODCAST: Will Irving fit in with C's?
A. Sherrod Blakely, Michael Holley and Tom Curran discuss the concerns they have with Kyrie Irving playing in Boston.
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Report: LeBron, Lue 'cooled' on Isaiah Thomas trade
LeBron James and head coach Tyronn Lue reportedly "cooled" on the idea of the Isaiah Thomas trade after they learned that IT could miss a significant amount of time next season.
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30 teams in 30 days: Can Drummond, Bradley bring Pistons back to playoffs?
Getting to the postseason would make this upcoming season a successful one for the Detroit Pistons.
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Kyrie says goodbye to Cleveland in social media posts
After the trade to the Celtics is finally completed, Kyrie Irving posts a farewell to Cleveland on Instagram and says "the journey continues."
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Lakers fined $500,000 by NBA for tampering with Paul George
The NBA announced that it has fined the Los Angeles Lakers $500,000 for violating the league’s anti-tampering rule when Magic Johnson spoke about Paul George on the "Jimmy Kimmel Show."
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Kyrie Irving in a Boston Celtics uniform.
After trade, oddsmakers have Celtics on top in East again
The over/under for Celtics' wins this season is 55 1/2, edging the Cleveland Cavaliers for No. 1 in the East, according to the betting site Bovada.   
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Blakely: Ainge blinked . . . with reason
You wouldn't expect Danny Ainge to cave into last-minute demands after a trade has been agreed upon. But to acquire a player like Kyrie Irving, you do things you wouldn't normally do.
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BEST OF BOSTON SPORTS TONIGHT PODCAST: Trade talk
The BST crew talks to CSN's A. Sherrod Blakely, The Ringer's Kevin O'Connor and NBA.com's Ian Thomsen about the finalization of the Celtics-Cavs trade.
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Isaiah Thomas (left) and Kyrie Irving.
Celtics release statement confirming completion of Irving/Thomas trade
The Celtics have released an official statement confirming the completion of the Kyrie Irving/Isaiah Thomas trade.
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Isaiah Thomas (left) and Kyrie Irving.
Celtics, Cavs reach agreement on Irving deal
The Celtics agree to send a 2020 second-round pick to Cleveland, ending the standoff with the Cavs and completing the trade that brings Kyrie Irving to Boston.
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Do the Celtics still have best package to trade for Davis?
Gary Tanguay, A. Sherrod Blakely, and Kyle Draper discuss the Zach Lowe article that said the Celtics still have their eyes trained on Anthony Davis.
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30 teams in 30 days: No Freak accident - Bucks could surprise
Behind an MVP candidate in Giannis Antetokounmpo, aka the Greek Freek, the Milwaukee Bucks could build off last season's playoff berth and be poised to make some noise in the East.  
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BST Podcast: C's, Cavs trying to find a solution to trade
Kyle Draper and A. Sherrod Blakely discuss the Adrian Wojnarowski report that the Boston Celtics and Cleveland Cavaliers are re-engaged in talks.
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30 teams in 30 days: Is this the last time Cavs will rely on LeBron?
Assuming the trade goes through, the Cavs have lost Kyrie but still have LeBron primed for what could be a farewell title run in Cleveland.  
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BOSTON SPORTS TONIGHT PODCAST: Why is Kyrie trade still in limbo?
Tom Giles, Kayce Smith, and DJ Bean discuss what is going on with the Kyrie Irving-Isaiah Thomas trade as it appears to still be in limbo. 
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Isaiah Thomas (left) and Kyrie Irving.
Haynes: Cavs may have planned this
ESPN's Chris Haynes says Cavs GM Koby Altman is 'a very shrewd guy' and he 'wouldn't be surprised' if he planned to raise objections to Isaiah Thomas' hip issues to try and get more out of the Celts.
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30 teams in 30 days: Nets starting to put pieces together
The centerpiece to the Brooklyn Nets' turnaround will be D’Angelo Russell who was acquired in a trade with the Los Angeles Lakers.
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Blakely: Too much to lose
The deal may not go down as originally announced, but neither the Celtics nor the Cavs can afford to walk away from their blockbuster trade.
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Blakely: Too much to lose
The deal may not go down as originally announced, but neither the Celtics nor the Cavs can afford to walk away from their blockbuster trade.
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Mannix: Celtics should 'take a flyer' on Andrew Bogut
On Sports Sunday, Chris Mannix says the Celtics should roll the dice and take a chance on Andrew Bogut since Aron Baynes is their only big man.
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Mannix: Celtics draw 'pretty definitive line'
Chris Mannix and A. Sherrod Blakely join Sports Sunday to discuss what is going on with the Celtics and Cavs deal being held up and if Boston is going to have to give up any more assets to Cleveland.
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30 teams in 30 days: Beginning of the Porzingis era
Regardless of whether Carmelo Anthony is on the roster, this season will mark the beginning of Kristaps Porzingis’ reign as the face of the Knicks.
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Kyrie Irving (left) and Isaiah Thomas.
Bean: Kyrie trade holdup makes the Cavs look even worse
It's been a rough offseason for Cleveland. Now the organization looks less competent than ever. 
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Reports: Cavs seek additional compensation, C's 'may take hard line stance'
According to Adrian Wojnarowski, the Cleveland Cavaliers are now looking for extra assets before the finalize the Kyrie Irving trade.
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Isaiah Thomas (left) and Kyrie Irving.
Blakely: Celtics including more in trade for Kyrie might be quickest solution
With the Isaiah-for-Kyrie trade in limbo, two sources say they believe a revised deal will eventually get worked out.  
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Isaiah Thomas (left) and Kyrie Irving.
Reports: Reworking, rather than rescinding, of Celtics-Cavs trade?
With the Isaiah Thomas-Kyrie Irving blockbuster trade in jeopardy, a reworking of the deal - rather than rescinding it - could be in the works, according to multiple reports.  
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Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas drops 53 on the Washington Wizards in the playoffs.
Report: Cavs still evaluating Thomas' injured hip and weighing options
Isaiah Thomas underwent his physical on Friday and now the Cavaliers are reportedly evaluating his injured hip and "weighing options."
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Isiah Thomas on Isaiah Thomas trade: 'I think it really hurt him'
Isiah Thomas says the deal has been "a punch in the gut" for Isaiah Thomas, and it will take time for him to trust again.
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30 teams in 30 days: Sixers tired of being the punchline
It’s pretty clear by the moves they made this offseason, the Philadelphia 76ers are tired of being a league-wide punchline for putrid play.
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Report: Andrew Bogut's camp had 'preliminary contact' with Celtics this week
Could center Andrew Bogut be a veteran option for the Celtics? He reached out to the C's this week, according to a Boston Globe report.   
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Kid asks Brad Stevens why 'he' traded Isaiah, his answer: 'That's a tough one'
At an appearance at the Basketball Hall of Fame, Celtics coach Brad Stevens is asked by a young fan why "he" traded Isaiah Thomas.  
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BOSTON SPORTS TONIGHT PODCAST: Are Warriors worried about Celtics?
Michael Holley and Kayce Smith discuss if the Warriors have any reason to be concerned about the Celtics after acquiring Kyrie Irving
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Ray Allen: If it's 'just business' for teams, why should players be loyal?
Ray Allen shared Caron Butler's Instagram post about the Isaiah Thomas and added a little commentary.
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Ratto: Warriors look at Celtics as improved, but not yet close
Ray Ratto joins Arbella Early Edition to give us the Bay Area's perspective on the Boston Celtics trading for Kyrie Irving.
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Bulpett: Celtics owe huge debt of gratitude to Isaiah Thomas
Steve Bulpett sums up why the Boston Celtics would not be where they are without Isaiah Thomas.
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30 teams in 30 days: Raptors opt to bring the band back
At a time when most teams are looking to bring in new blood, the Toronto Raptors instead opt to bring the band back together.
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Durant: Kyrie a 'perfect fit' for Celtics
Kevin Durant thinks Kyrie Irving and the Celtics will be 'perfect' for each other, but doesn't sound particularly scared about it.
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Isaiah Thomas, Rajon Rondo on NBA 2K18 All-Celtics team
NBA 2K18 released its rosters for every NBA team’s 'all-time' squads. Obviously, the Celtics are loaded.
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Jae Crowder's mother died the night of his trade from Celtics to Cavs
A trade from the Celtics to the Cavs was not even close to the most devastating news that Jae Crowder received on Tuesday.  
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CELTICS TALK PODCAST: Fireworks in August - ESPN's Chris Haynes on the Kyrie trade
In this week's emergency episode, Chris Haynes of ESPN talks about the blockbuster trade with  A. Sherrod Blakely and Kyle Draper. 
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Kyrie Irving in a Boston Celtics uniform.
Kyrie Irving to wear No. 11 with Celtics, his old high school number
With the No. 2 he wore for the Cleveland Cavaliers unavailable with the Celtics, Kyrie Irving has chosen to go with No. 11, the number he wore in high school
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Bean: Just shut up about the kid burning Isaiah's jersey
I'm pretty sure the kid was joking. And maybe, just maybe, we're taking this all a little too seriously. 
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The Cleveland Cavaliers' Isaiah Thomas (left) and Kobe Bryant.
Kobe challenges Isaiah to make the All-NBA first team
Isaiah Thomas, just traded by the Celtics to the Cavs, has been provided some motivation to raise his game in Cleveland by Kobe Bryant.
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Horford sends thanks to Isaiah and Crowder
Chris Broussard is going to hate this. 
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Bean: It all started with the Sixers trade
Had Danny Ainge not made the surprising swap with Philadelphia before the draft, there's a good chance the Celtics wouldn't have Kyrie Irving today.
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Blakely: Celtics may need time to jell
The gritty, gutty Celtics have been replaced by a team expected to be among the NBA's elite. It'll happen, but may take some time.  
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BST PODCAST: What grade would you give the Celtics trade for Kyrie Irving?
Grading the Kyrie Irving trade, how Irving will fit in the Celtics system, and more.
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Pawtucket Red Sox to host 'Kyrie Irving Night,' featuring LeBron dunk tank
The Pawtucket Red Sox will host "Kyrie Irving Night" on Thursday to celebrate the star point guard being traded to the Celtics.
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Are Tatum and Brown ready to step up for the Celtics?
Bob Ryan joins A. Sherrod Blakely and Kyle Draper to discuss whether Jaylen Brown and Jayson Tatum are ready to step up for the Celtics.
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Bill Livingston criticizes Kyrie Irving for leaving Cleveland
Bill Livingston of the Cleveland Plain explains why he chose to criticize Kyrie Irving for wanting to get out of Cleveland.
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Grousbeck: Irving is 'a transcendent player'
Celtics co-owner Wyc Grousbeck spoke about the Kyrie Irving trade on Wednesday at a Topping Off Ceremony for the Auerbach Center at New Balance World Headquarters.
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Tatum on Duke reunion with Irving: 'Just as surprised as everyone else'
Celtics draft pick Jayson Tatum was shocked, along with the rest of the NBA world, by the trade that sent fellow ex-Dookie Kyrie Irving to Boston.
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No place better than Boston for Kyrie
Here's why the Celtics the best landing spot for Kyrie Irving to escape LeBron's shadow and become the focal point of a perennial NBA title contender.
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Bean: The unlikeliest of heroes
Whenever this golden age in Boston sports ends, Isaiah Thomas will be an afterthought. But he shouldn't.
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Five reasons why the Celtics are the best fit for Kyrie Irving
Here's why the Celtics the best landing spot for Kyrie Irving to escape LeBron's shadow and become the focal point of a perennial NBA title contender.
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Game changers
Prior to the blockbuster Celtics-Cavs trade, NBA 2K18 had Kyrie Irving on its cover in a Cleveland uniform. 2K Games says Irving will still be on the cover, but as a Celtic . . .
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BST Podcast: How will Irving fit into C's system?
A. Sherrod Blakely and Kyle Draper break down how Kyrie Irving will fit in Boston’s system.
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Winners and losers of the Kyrie Irving trade
Fireworks at last! The Celtics get the superstar they needed -- Kyrie Irving -- but at a steep cost. Here are the winners and losers of the Irving-for-Isaiah Thomas-and-others trade.
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LeBron lauds Irving: 'What a ride it was'
LeBron James has nothing but kind words to say about Kyrie Irving after Irving's trade to the Celtics.
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Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas during the Celtics' Game 6 loss to the Washington Wizards
Ainge: IT's hip may cause 'a little bit of delay' at season's start
Danny Ainge considered several factors before ultimately deciding that the Boston Celtics were better off trading away Isaiah Thomas to Cleveland for Kyrie Irving.
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Winners and losers of the Kyrie Irving trade
Fireworks at last! The Celtics get the superstar they needed -- Kyrie Irving -- but at a steep cost. Here are the winners and losers of the Irving-for-Isaiah Thomas-and-others trade.
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Cleveland Cavaliers fans cheer on Kyrie Irving.
Cleveland trade reaction: More inevitable than disappointing
It's the destination (why Boston?), not the deal, that has Cleveland fans and media left wondering what might have been after the Kyrie Irving-Isaiah Thomas trade.
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Mark your calendars
It won't be long before the Celtics and Cavs face off following their blockbuster trade: Opening Night, in fact. Here are the dates Boston and Cleveland will meet next season.
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Bean: Bless the Cavaliers and Celtics for making this trade
We're used to arms races in professional sports. Instead, two rivals dealt with each other to stun the NBA.
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Blakely: Another heist for Celtics
That the Celtics acquired Kyrie Irving without giving up Jayson Tatum makes this as impressive a deal as the one they pulled off with Brooklyn in 2013.
Breaking down C's roster after blockbuster
An offseason of change -- trades for Kyrie Irving and Marcus Morris, the signings of Gordon Hayward and Aron Baynes -- has shaken up the Celtics' roster. Here's how it looks at the moment.
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Kyrie Irving (left) and Isaiah Thomas.
Twitter reaction to trade ranges from shock to ridiculous
The mega-deal that brings Kyrie Irving to the Celtics in exchange for Isaiah Thomas and more going to the Cavs ranged from shock from NBA players to some ridiculous memes. 
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Blakely: Another heist for Celtics
That the Celtics acquired Kyrie Irving without giving up Jayson Tatum makes this as impressive a deal as the one they pulled off with Brooklyn in 2013.
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Bertrand: I question Kyrie Irving's 'sports character'
Marc Bertrand says that he is not sure what to expect from Kyrie Irving on a day-to-day basis if he is traded to the Celtics.
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Will getting Isaiah make LeBron want to stay in Cleveland?
Ian Thomsen discusses whether the Celtics trading Isaiah Thomas to the Cavaliers will make LeBron want to stay.
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Report: It's done
The Celtics get the superstar they've been seeking, acquiring Kyrie Irving from the Cavs for Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder, Ante Zizic and the 2018 Brooklyn pick.  
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Survey: Tatum likely to have best career
The Celtics' top draft choice, Jayson Tatum, receives high marks in the recent NBA.com rookie survey.
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BOSTON SPORTS TONIGHT PODCAST: Time to worry about Thomas' hip?
A. Sherrod Blakely discusses his concerns about Isaiah Thomas’ hip injury, and the scan Isaiah will go through in September, with the BST crew.
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Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas (4) .
Ainge: Tests to check Isaiah's recovery
Danny Ainge tells CSNNE.com that the tests have more to do with re-affirming that Isaiah Thomas remains on a good track, health-wise.
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Boston Celtics forward Marcus Morris and his twin brother Markieff of the Washington Wizards.
Markieff and Marcus Morris court date set for August 28
Markieff and Marcus Morris, each facing a pair of aggravated assault charges stemming from an incident in 2015, will have their day in court on August 28.
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Blakely: Five poised for breakout seasons
Most of the these guys won't be in the All-Star conversation. But each has shown signs of being significantly better than they've been so far.
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Larry's legend lives on, 25 years after retiring
Twenty-five years ago today, Larry Bird retired. Here's a look back at some of the highlights of a legendary career.
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Larry's legend lives on, 25 years after retiring
Twenty-five years ago today, Larry Bird retired. Here's a look back at some of the highlights of a legendary career.
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Former Boston Celtics captain Paul Pierce.
Celtics to retire Pierce's No. 34 Feb. 11 vs. Cavs
The Celtics announced that they will retire former captain Paul Pierce's No. 34 jersey Feb. 11 when they play the Cleveland Cavaliers at TD Garden.  
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Report: Ex-Celtics forward Jordan Mickey finalizing deal with Heat
Former Celtics forward Jordan Mickey, cut by Boston earlier this summer, is about to sign a $1.5 million deal with the Miami Heat, The Vertical reports.
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Five new faces who could be in NBA MVP chase
A. Sherrod Blakely looks at five players who have never finished among the top-five for the league's MVP award, but may find themselves in the MVP chase by the end of the season
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Five new faces who could be in NBA MVP chase
A. Sherrod Blakely looks at five players who have never finished among the top-five for the league's MVP award, but may find themselves in the chase
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Gordon Hayward is his new Boston Celtics uniform via Instagram.
Hayward dons his Celtics uniform in Instagram post
After a summer full of Photoshops of Gordon Hayward rocking the Celtics green No. 20 jersey, he finally donned the real thing and posted a shot of him in his new work clothes on Instagram.  
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Celtics to retire Paul Pierce's No. 34 this season
In a surprise to no one, Paul Pierce will have his number retired by the Celtics sometime this season, C's co-owner Steve Pagliuca tells the Boston Globe.   
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Second-round steals in the 2017 NBA draft.
Five candidates to be a second-round steal
Second-round pick Malcolm Brogdon was rookie of the year and second-rounder Draymond Green is a key part of the NBA champs. Who among this year's second-rounders has that kind of potential?
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Second-round steals in the 2017 NBA draft.
Five candidates to be an NBA second-round steal
Second-round pick Malcolm Brogdon was rookie of the year and second-rounder Draymond Green is a key part of the NBA champs. Who among this year's second-rounders has that kind of potential?
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Report: LeBron James '100 percent leaving' Cavaliers after this season
LeBron James' eventual departure from Cleveland for a second time has seemed inevitable for a while.
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Brad Stevens plays Ms. Pac-Man every game day
The Celtics coach tells the Indy Star he plays 10-15 minutes of the video game as a break from watching game video.
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Tanguay: Celtics should trade Tatum for Irving
If it takes Jayson Tatum to get Kyrie Irving, then what the hell is Danny Ainge waiting for?
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Report: C's have expressed interest in Irving, but no offer made
According to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski, the Celtics have not made a formal offer to Kyrie Irving.
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Blakely on Celtics: They'll be challenged early on the road
A. Sherrod Blakely and Kyle Draper break down and give their thoughts on the release of the Celtics schedule for the 2017-2018 season.
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2017-18 Celtics schedule: The road starts early
The Celtics will open the 2017-18 season with four of their first five games, and 7 of their first 11, away from TD Garden.
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Ten highlights on Celtics' 2017-18 schedule
The opener at Cleveland, Christmas at home, and Avery Bradley's return to the Garden are just some of the marquee games on the Celtics' schedule.
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Ten highlights of Celtics' 2017-18 schedule
The opener at Cleveland, Christmas at home, and Avery Bradley's return to the Garden are just some of the marquee games on the schedule.
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Boston Celtics forward Marcus Morris and his twin brother Markieff of the Washington Wizards.
Markieff Morris: Even with Marcus in Boston 'we don't like those guys'
Markieff Morris says that while the Wizards' rivalry with the Celtics may soften a bit with his brother Marcus now in Boston, 'we don't like those guys and they don't like us.'  
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Bean: NBA 2K18 haters not kind to Tatum
The Celtics passed on Josh Jackson to take Jayson Tatum at No. 3. 
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Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas guards Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James.
C's open at Cleveland, host Wizards on Christmas
The NBA released its opening night and Christmas schedule and the Celtics open Oct. 17 at Cleveland and host the Washington Wizards on Christmas Day.
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Celtics heading to London for regular-season game vs. Sixers
NBA London Game 2018 between Boston and Philadelphia will be played at The O2 on Thursday, Jan. 11.
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SI: Celtics' Tatum is 'most likely to succeed' NBA rookie
Sports Illustrated was passing out the superlatives for the NBA rookie class and Celtics' forward Jayson Tatum is their "most likely to succeed."
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Anthony Davis: 'Craziest question was if I'm going to Boston'
Despite trade rumors surrounding him throughout the offseason, Pelicans star Anthony Davis says he is happy with his current situation in New Orleans.
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BEST OF BST PODCAST: Celtics on Kyrie Irving's trade list?
The BST crew on the Cavs GM saying the Celtics are among the teams Kyrie Irving would accept a trade to, what Jay Cutler brings to the Dolphins, Vince Wilfork's retirement, the surging Red Sox and more. 
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Ainge: Cavs moves don't impact C's
Danny Ainge, appearing on the Dan Patrick Show, said the Celtics aren't reacting to what the Cavs do this offseason.  
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Will contract talk become a distraction for Isaiah Thomas?
With Isaiah Thomas saying multiple times that the Celtics will need to 'back up the Brinks truck' to sign him, Trenni and Draper discuss if the contract talk with become a distraction.
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Ex-Cavs GM: Celts on Kyrie Irving's list
Recently dismissed Cavs GM David Griffin twice referenced Boston as one of Kyrie Irving's preferred destinations in an ESPN appearance.
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Celtics announce preseason schedule, will face 76ers twice
 The call by NBA players and coaches for a shorter preseason slate of games has been answered.  Usually a seven or eight-game affair, the Boston Celtics’ four-game preseason schedule begins Oct. 2 at the...
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Boston Red Sox right fielder Mookie Betts gives Boston Celtics guard Mookie Betts an autographed pair of shoes.
Mookie Betts gives Isaiah Thomas a pair of autographed shoes
Mookie Betts stopped by Isaiah Thomas' basketball camp at BU on Saturday with a gift of an autographed pair of shoes.  
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Blakely: A very early look at potential Western Conference All-Stars
Free agency has altered the balance of power in each conference in the NBA. Would that mean for an already stacked Western Conference All-Star team?
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Blakely: A very early look at potential Western Conference All-Stars
Free agency has altered the balance of power in each conference in the NBA. Would that mean for an already stacked Western Conference All-Star team?
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Nader knows defense needs to improve to stick with C's
An All-Star and rookie of the year with the Maine Red Claws, Abdel Nader knows his role if he wants a long-term future with the Celtics
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Isaiah Thomas: 'The hip is great...I should be ready by camp'
Isaiah Thomas tells the Boston Herald his injured his has responded to rest and rehab and he should be ready for training camp.  
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Danny Ainge dunk tank
Want to dunk Danny Ainge? Head to Utah Monday
Danny Ainge has come up with a unique fund-raiser for his son Tanner's election campaign in Utah.  
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Boston Celtics forward Jaylen Brown drives to the hoop against Bismack Biyombo in the NBA Africa Game.
Jaylen Brown leads Team World to victory in NBA Africa Game
Celtics forward Jaylen Brown was the leading scorer for Team World as his 15 points led the group of NBA stars over Team Africa 108-97 in the second NBA Africa Game Saturday in Johannesburg, South Africa.
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PODCAST: Did the Celtics fleece the Sixers?
Jayson Tatum says the Celtics were going to pick him all along. Abby Chin and DJ Bean chat with Poole about how accurate those claim may be. They also grade the Celtics off-season moves. 
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Tatum: Celtics were taking me at No. 1 all along
Third overall pick Jayson Tatum thinks that Philly didn't need to trade up to get Markelle Fultz. 
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Report: Doc Rivers stripped of Clippers team presidency, will remain coach
Doc Rivers will focus solely on his primary duty as coach of the Clippers, "freeing him of front office responsibilities," owner Steve Ballmer tells ESPN.  
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Sneak peak
Thanks to the team at NBA 2K, everyone got a glimpse at how the video game version of Gordon Hayward looks in a Celtics uniform.
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Blakely: A very early look at potential Eastern Conference All-Stars
Free agency has altered the balance of power in each conference in the NBA. Would that mean a new-look Eastern Conference All-Star team?
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Brown 'couldn’t stop smiling' after arriving in South Africa
The folks in South Africa are likely to get an up-close look at Jaylen Brown in a Team Africa vs Team World game to be played in Johannesburg, South Africa
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Blakely: A very early look at potential Eastern Conference All-Stars
Free agency has altered the balance of power in each conference in the NBA. Would that mean a new-look Eastern Conference All-Star team?
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Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas drops 53 on the Washington Wizards in the playoffs.
Ainge responds to Thomas' Brink's truck slides
Thomas, who will be a free agent after this season, showed off the custom footwear on Instagram this week. 
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Top potential 2018 NBA draft pick Marvin Bagley III.
Suddenly on the radar?
Marvin Bagley III is attempting to re-classify himself and play college basketball this season rather than another year of high school. The Celtics, and the rest of the NBA, are paying attention.  
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Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas (4) .
Isaiah Thomas sports custom Brink's truck slides
Thomas clearly isn't changing his tune about his next contract demands. 
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Blakely: Tenth anniversary of a banner deal
It was on July 31, 2007 that the Celtics pulled off the blockbuster of all blockbusters at the time, acquiring Kevin Garnett from Minnesota.
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Blakely: The best NBA offseason moves
A. Sherrod Blakely looks at 10 players who changed teams this offseason that will be looked upon to deliver in a big way for their new team
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Top 10 NBA offseason additions
A. Sherrod Blakely looks at 10 players who changed teams this offseason that will be looked upon to deliver in a big way for their new team
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Pierce responds to Jennings' decision to sign in China
In May, Brandon Jennings took a shot at Paul Pierce’s retirement. On Friday, Pierce responded to Jennings' next career move.
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Woj: C's haven't yet made offer for Irving
Six teams have made proposals for Kyrie Irving, but Adrian Wojnarowski reports it's 'unclear how aggressive' the Celtics will get.
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