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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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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 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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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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Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas drops 53 on the Washington Wizards in the playoffs.
VIDEO - Blakely: Brinks truck will be full, but not to rim for IT
A. Sherrod Blakely expects Isaiah Thomas to get a contract offer from the Boston Celtics similar to Kyle Lowry's
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Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas (4) .
Report: Thomas won't need hip surgery
According to the Boston Globe, the Celtics waited for swelling to go down before making the determination.
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Blakely: Just say no
As talented as Kyrie Irving is, the Celtics should resist the temptation to trade for him. Here's why.
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Four reasons why Celtics shouldn't trade for Kyrie Irving
As talented as Kyrie Irving is, the Celtics should resist the temptation to trade for him. Here's why.
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NBA's a global game, and Celts are all in
The NBA is becoming more of an international game, and the Celtics are a big part of that.
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BST Podcast: Should Celtics trade for Irving?
Michael Holley makes his argument on why he thinks Isaiah Thomas is a better basketball player than Kyrie Irving.
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New York Knicks guard Derrick Rose tries to get his shot off against the Memphis Grizzlies.
Report: Free agent Rose agrees to deal with Cavs
A person familiar with the decision says free agent Derrick Rose has agreed to sign with the Cleveland Cavaliers.
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VIDEO -- Tanguay: 'I would give up the farm' for Irving
Gary Tanguay and Mike Giardi discuss Kyrie Irving asking for a trade out of Cleveland and if the Celtics should make a run at him.
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Boston Celtics' Jae Crowder (left), Isaiah Thomas (center) and Marcus Smart.
Balancing big money and bargains
The Celtics, like other contenders, have max-salaried talent but augment it with contributions from younger players or inexpensive vets. 
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Hayward: 'Gut feeling' led him to Celtics
On a podcast with ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski, new Celtics forward Gordon Hayward talks about what led him to choose Boston.  
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Report: Celtics have called Cavaliers about potential Kyrie Irving trade
Kyrie Irving to the Celtics? It's not likely, but Boston has reportedly made a call about the 25-year-old point guard. 
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Thomsen: Think C's are still preparing for blockbuster trade
Ian Thomsen believes that Danny Ainge and the Celtics are still preparing for a blockbuster trade for when a superstar becomes available.
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VIDEO -- Watch Ainge's son posterize him
Danny Ainge's vertical doesn't appear to be what it once was. The proof? Watch Crew Ainge, Danny's son, got the better of his pops.
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Did LeBron leak Irving's trade request?
LeBron James may have escalated the drama over a potential Kyrie Irving trade.
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Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas (4) .
Thomas diligently studying film at midnight on Friday
Isaiah Thomas appears to be channeling the New England Patriots' "No days off" slogan.
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Boston Celtics forward Jaylen Brown in the Drive-By Dunk Challenge.
Jaylen Brown tweets his Drive-By Dunk Challenge
Celtics forward Jaylen Brown joined in the Drive-By Dunk Challenge and tweeted a video that captured his thunderous slam.  
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Washington Wizards guard John Wall drives against the Boston Celtics' Isaiah Thomas.
CSN MID-ATLANTIC: Wizards' starting five tops Celtics'
Apparently, they're not impressed with the Celtics' addition of Gordon Hayward in Washington.  
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Report: Blockbuster three-way trade would send Irving to Knicks, Anthony to Cavs
A three-way trade with the Cavs, Knicks and Suns would land Kyrie Irving in The Big Apple and Carmelo Anthony in Cleveland, Yahoo Sports reports.  
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New Celtic Marcus Morris has some advice for Kyrie Irving
Among the NBA players' Twitter reaction to Kyrie Irving's trade request was some advice from new Celtics forward Marcus Morris and perhaps some shade from teammate Kevin Love.  
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An early look at the Celtics' roster
The Celtics again have one too many guaranteed contracts heading into camp. A look at the current roster broken down into four primary positions. 
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VIDEO - Blakely: Timberwolves the most likely destination for Kyrie?
A. Sherrod Blakely explains why he thinks the Minnesota Timberwolves could be the most likely destination for Kyrie Irving.
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VIDEO - Blakely: Why Celtics getting Kyrie is highly unlikely
A. Sherrod Blakely gives his opinion on the reports that Kyrie Irving has asked to be traded, and why he does not see the Celtics being able to acquire him.
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VIDEO - Blakely: Is trading LeBron the smarter move for Cavs?
A. Sherrod Blakely says that the smarter long-term play for the Cleveland Cavaliers is to trade Lebron James, given the recent Kyrie Irving reports.
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Atlantic Division snapshot: Scouting each team's offseason
The Celtics made the biggest move in adding Gordon Hayward, but here's a look at what they and their Atlantic Division rivals have done this summer.
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Atlantic Division snapshot: Scouting each team's offseason
The Celtics made the biggest move in adding Gordon Hayward, but here's a look at what they and their Atlantic Division rivals have done this summer.
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Report: Kyrie Irving recently requested trade from Cavaliers
It didn't take much to deduce the Cavaliers were having a rocky offseason, but it appears to be worse than anyone could have thought. 
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Bean: Nobody should ever compare Love Actually to the Warriors
Jemele Hill asked a question. Here's the answer. 
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Ray Allen to Celtics fans: ‘Get over it’
Allen emphatically responded to Instagram flack from Celtics fans by saying he's proud to have been a Celtic whether the team and fans like it or not. 
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VIDEO: 'Ridiculous' that NBA scout called Tatum selfish
A. Sherrod Blakely discusses the comments that a NBA scout made about Jayson Tatum that called the rookie a selfish player.
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PODCAST: Heinsohn on Hayward, Tatum and Pierce; Ainge not done?
Kyle Draper and A. Sherrod Blakely talk with Celtics legend Tommy Heinsohn on the team's busy offseason, and the retirement of Paul Pierce. Plus, is Danny Ainge done dealing?
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Larkin returning from Europe to sign with Celtics
The 18th pick in the 2013 draft, Larkin had stints with Dallas, New York and Brooklyn before playing last year in Spain.
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VIDEO - Mannix: If Rockets get Carmelo, LeBron could go to Houston
Chris Mannix says that if the Rockets get Carmelo Anthony, Houston could be a destination for LeBron James.
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Baynes confident he and Morris will provide physical play
The Pistons didn’t have nearly as much success as Aron Baynes or Marcus Morris would have wanted, but it certainly wasn’t due to their play on the floor together.
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Celtics take advantage of new rule, sign Kadeem Allen to two-way contract
Second-round pick Kadeem Allen will be able to play in Gatorade League (formerly the D-League) and also spend up to 45 days on the Celtics' roster.
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Blakely: Four takeaways from Jayson Tatum's summer
Jayson Tatum's Celtics career got off to a great start in the summer league. Here are four areas in which he excelled.  
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Blakely: Four takeaways from Jayson Tatum's summer
Jayson Tatum's Celtics career got off to a great start in the summer league. Here are four areas in which he excelled.
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Mannix: C's would need to back up the truck for Davis
Chris Mannix says the Celtics would need to put together the greatest trade package in NBA history to get Anthony Davis from the Pelicans.
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Celtics sign rookie forward Semi Ojeleye
The Boston Celtics announce that they have signed second-round pick Semi Ojeleye.
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Mannix, Beck: Davis-to-Celtics not that far-fetched
The New Orleans Pelicans'  continuing dysfunction - and the position the Celtics are in - make an Anthony Davis-to-Boston scenario a real possibility, say  Chris Mannix and Howard Beck on the Vertical Podcas
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NBA does away with 'home' and 'road' uniforms next season
The league has a new uniform deal with Nike that begins next season and is doing away with "home" and "road" uniforms. Each team will have four options to choose from.
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Haters name Jayson Tatum to All-Summer League second team
The teams, which were chosen by the haters, saw Lonzo Ball (Lakers), John Collins (Hawks), Josh Jackson (Suns), Dennis Smith Jr. (Mavericks) and Caleb Swanigan (Trail Blazers) make up the first squad.
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BOSTON SPORTS TONIGHT PODCAST: Where does Pierce rank among C's greats?
Paul Pierce signs a one-day contract to retire as a member of the Boston Celtics. Tom Curran, Michael Holley, and Tom Giles discuss where he ranks as an all-time Celtics great.
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Mannix: Paul Pierce is the third-best Celtic of all time
Mike Felger and Chris Mannix get into a debate as they disagree on where Paul Pierce ranks in the best players in Boston Celtics history
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Mannix: If Pelicans season goes awry I can see C's pursuing Davis
Chris Mannix explains why Anthony Davis going to the Boston Celtics may not be as crazy of an idea as people think.
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Paul Pierce signs 1-day contract, retires as a Celtic
Ten-time All-Star -- and Celtics legend -- Paul Pierce signs a one-day contract with Boston on Monday in order to retire as a Celtic.
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Report: LeBron James 'frustrated' with Cavaliers' offseason
A report from USA Today says the four-time NBA MVP is 'concerned about the Cavaliers’ offseason' as free agency awaits him next summer.
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Pagliuca: Celtics willing to pay luxury taxes if it means championship contender
The Celtics managing partner told The Boston Herald the team will spend, but it won't do so frivolously.
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Maxwell on Thomas: 'I don’t see him going anyplace else'
Cedric Maxwell discusses the possibility of Isaiah Thomas getting a max deal from the C's and whether he could get a max deal from another team.
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Reports: Celtics to waive Jackson, sign Ojeleye to four-year deal
The Celtics are expected to make a couple roster moves, waiving point guard Demetrius Jackson and signing rookie forward Semi Ojeleye to a four-year deal.
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Chicago Bulls point guard Rajon Rondo is out for Game 6 tonight against the Boston Celtics.
Report: Rondo joins Pelicans on one-year deal
Rajon Rondo has agreed to a one-year deal with the New Orleans Pelicans, per The Vertical.
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Tomase: Can't count the Celtics out against the Cavaliers
John Tomase explains how the addition of Gordon Hayward brings the Boston Celtics back in close competition with the Cleveland Cavaliers
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What are the biggest blunders in Boston sports history?
Marc Bertrand and Bob Ryan rank their top 5 worst signings and trades in Boston sports history.
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BOSTON SPORTS TONIGHT PODCAST: Celtics introduce Hayward
We hear from Danny Ainge and Gordon Hayward about the free agent officially signing with the Celtics.
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Buy or Sell: Celtics shouldn't have given No. 20 to Hayward
Trenni, Bertrand, and Bob Ryan discuss if they have any issue about the Boston Celtics giving out Ray Allen's number 20 to Gordon Hayward.
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Jayson Tatum likely changing to No. 0
Tatum sent a tweet suggesting he'll switch to his college number, which was freed up by the Avery Bradley trade. 
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Hayward: Players' Tribune holding up announcement 'completely false'
Hours after Danny Ainge explained a bizarre Fourth of July for the Celtics, Gordon Hayward gave his side of the story.
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Ainge thought Hayward's relationship with Stevens may have hurt C's chances
Though Gordon Hayward's positive relationship with Brad Stevens brought him to Boston, Danny Ainge would have understood if it steered him away. 
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Report: Celtics and guard Abdel Nader agree to 4-year, $6 million deal
The Celtics and guard Abdel Nader have agreed on a four-year, $6 million rookie deal, Yahoo’s The Vertical reports.
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Celtics give Ray Allen's No. 20 to Gordon Hayward
The Gordon Hayward era has begun. The Celtics-might-not-love-Ray-Allen-so-much-anymore era continues. 
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Ainge said he was worried C's missed out on Hayward after agent denied initial report
Many spent the Fourth of July thinking the initial report that Gordon Hayward had agreed to join the Celtics was wrong, but did the C's? 
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Celtics officially announce Gordon Hayward signing
It's official. The Celtics announce the signing of free agent Gordon Hayward. 
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Celtics waive Mickey as they clear cap room to officially sign Hayward
As expected, the Celtics have officially waived forward Jordan Mickey as they free up salary-cap space to officially sign and introduce Gordon Hayward.  
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CELTICS TALK PODCAST: Has Boston become a free-agent destination?
Abby Chin, Cedric Maxwell and Chris Forsberg to talk about Gordon Hayward's decision to join the Celtics and if Isaiah Thomas is a max player
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What will Baynes and Morris bring to the Celtics?
Abby Chin, Cedric Maxwell and Chris Forsberg talk about the addition of Aron Baynes and Marcus Morris to the Boston Celtics roster.
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Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas.
Maxwell: Time for Celtics to 'cash in' and pay Isaiah Thomas
Cedric Maxwell and Chris Forsberg join Abby Chin to chat about whether or not Isaiah Thomas is a max player.
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Forsberg: Hayward signing speaks to value of Brad Stevens
Abby Chin, Cedric Maxwell and Chris Forsberg break down what has made Boston a destination for free agents
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Avery Bradley holds up his new Detroit Pistons jersey with coach Stan Van Gundy.
Strange sight as Avery Bradley is introduced as Detroit Piston
It will take some getting used to of course, but Celtics fans, and the rest of the NBA, got their first look at Avery Bradley as a member of the Detroit Pistons on Thursday.
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Brown, Tatum out of Celtics summer league game vs. Warriors
Jaylen Brown (quad bruise) and Jayson Tatum (right patella tendonitis) won't play in the Celtics summer league game tonight vs. the Golden State Warriors in Las Vegas.
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Report: Pelicans close to one-year deal with Rondo
A day after reports surfaced the Lakers were interested in former Rajon Rondo, it appears the New Orleans Pelicans are close to signing the former Celtics point guard, according to ESPN.  
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Jaylen Brown to play in NBA Africa Game Aug. 5 in Johannesburg
Jaylen Brown of the Celtics will be part of an NBA contingent traveling to Africa to play in the league’s second game on the continent, an exhibition contest on Aug. 5 in Johannesburg, South Africa.  
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Reports: Celtics to play Sixers in London Jan. 11
The Celtics will play a regular-season game against the Philadelphia 76ers in London on Jan. 11, according to multiple reports.
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Report: Jerebko agrees to two-year deal with Jazz
After three seasons with the Celtics, Jonas Jerebko is headed to Utah to join the Jazz.
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What is holding up Hayward deal being finalized?
Abby Chin and Tom Giles discuss Gordon Hayward not being introduced yet and what could be holding up the deal.
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Results from CSN's Sporty Awards
The Early Edition crew passed out The Sporty Awards on Wednesday. Check out the results here.
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Celtics among Sporting News’ NBA free agency ‘winners’
A couple of days after Sports Illustrated gave the Celtics a “C” grade for their offseason, The Sporting News has declared the C’s one of the winners of NBA free agency. 
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Reports: NBA to change rules on timeouts, move up trade deadline
In an effort to speed up games, the NBA is changing rules on timeouts, ESPN reports. Also, the league will move the trade deadline to Feb. 8, The Vertical reports.  
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Doc Rivers says he’d have quit coaching if he didn’t win title with 2008 Celtics
Ex-Celtics coach Doc Rivers, now coach of the Clippers, in an interview with ESPN’s The Undefeated, looks back at his time in Boston as the 10th anniversary of the NBA title season approaches.  
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Gobert says he didn’t like the way Hayward handled exit from Jazz
Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert tells ESPN he’s happy for Gordon Hayward but says of his former teammate leaving Utah for Boston, “just the way he handled it, that’s the thing I didn’t like.”  
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Chicago Bulls point guard Rajon Rondo is out for Game 6 tonight against the Boston Celtics.
Report: Lakers interested in signing Rondo
Ex-Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo could be joining their longtime rival, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Rondo met with Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson on Tuesday.   
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Report: Jaylen Brown could be out for rest of summer league
The Celtics are taking a cautious approach with Jaylen Brown, who injured his thigh Tuesday. He could be shut down for the rest of summer league, MassLive.com reports.  
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Ranking each league's Twitter experience
Twitter is a great source for breaking news, GIFs, memes and references many people might not get. Which league's experience is best? 
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Tatum puts up 15 points; Brown leaves with injury in win over 76ers
Jayson Tatum and Jabari Bird stepped up for the Boston Celtics after they lost Jaylen Brown to a non-serious thigh bruise.
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Will Tatum Summer League play translate into the season?
John Feinstein joins Arbella Early Edition to give his reviews from what he has seen from the top 3 picks in the NBA draft during summer league.
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Indiana Pacers forward Paul George was traded to the Oklahoma City Thunder.
Paul George: Lakers rumors have 'definitely been overstated'
Paul George tells Sports Illustrated that his love for the Lakers has been "overstated" and that if the Thunder reach the conference finals, "I'd be dumb to want to leave."
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Putting Jayson Tatum's Summer League performance in context with recent years
Many Celtics youngsters have done well in Summer League and then done little in the regular season, but none of them were as good as Jayson Tatum.
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BST Podcast: Will Celtics bring out Brink’s trucks for IT?
ESPN's Chris Forsberg‏ joined Boston Sports Tonight and explained to Kyle Draper, Michael Holley and Kaycee Smith why he believes that Isaiah Thomas is a max player.
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Ainge's blackboard: Who will be Celtics starting 5?
We do our best to figure out what the Celtics starting five will be and who will be the final five on the floor to end the game.
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C’s get a ‘C’ in Sports Illustrated offseason grades
Danny Ainge’s bevy of offseason moves the past two weeks earn a “C” grade from SI’s Andrew Sharp.  
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Brown, Tatum, Ojeleye move C's toward becoming more position-less
The newest Celtics’ versatility has ratcheted up their efforts to keep up with the NBA trend of playing position-less basketball.   
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Jaylen Brown to host 'Welcome to the NBA' party for Summer League players
Markelle Fultz and Lonzo Ball are among those expected to attend Brown's event in Las Vegas. 
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Ante Zizic: 'I expect a little bit more from myself'
Ante Zizic’s strong game is among the many factors that contributed to Boston’s 70-64 win over Portland
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Stars, studs and duds: Tatum should be in running for Summer League MVP
Jayson Tatum turned in yet another strong performance for the Boston Celtics, tallying 11 points and seven rebounds.
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Maxwell: Tatum's shot reminds me of Garnett
Cedric Maxwell joins Sports Sunday with Kyle Draper to discuss his early thoughts on Jayson Tatum's performances in the Summer League games.
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C's sign center Aron Baynes to one-year deal
The Celtics have added some much-needed muscle to their frontcourt with the signing of free agent center Aron Baynes to a one-year deal worth $4.3 million.
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Fultz to miss rest of Summer League
Markelle Fultz will miss the remainder of Summer League after suffering a sprained ankle Saturday night.
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Rivers, Thibodeau expect smooth adjustment to Boston for Hayward
Doc Rivers and Tom Thibodeau have no doubt in Gordon Hayward's ability to adjust to Boston.
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Tatum shines in Celtics' 86-81 win over Ball, Lakers
Celtics get another impressive performance from Jayson Tatum who leads them to a 86-81 win over the Los Angeles Lakers.
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Jamal Crawford agrees to two-year deal with Timberwolves
Jamal Crawford reached agreement with the Minnesota Timberwolves on a two-year deal Saturday
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Rozier aware he needs to step up with departure of 'great mentor' Bradley
Avery Bradley’s departure likely means a more prominent role for Terry Rozier who will be entering his third NBA season
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Rockets sign Harden to largest extension in NBA history: 4 years, $168M
The Houston Rockets have signed James Harden to a four-year contract extension which will run through the 2022-23 season. It's estimated to be worth $168 million. 
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Report: August trial could impact Marcus Morris' availability to Celtics
Newly acquired Celtics forward Marcus Morris faces a criminal trial set to begin Aug. 21 for an assault charge in Arizona, according to a Sports Illustrated report.  
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Report: Ainge hints at more Celtics moves - 'We're not comfortable yet'
"We're not comfortable yet," Danny Ainge tells the Boston Herald. Celtics "still going to search things out..."   
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BOSTON SPORTS TONIGHT PODCAST: Is Isaiah Thomas a 'max guy?'
A. Sherrod Blakely checks in from Las Vegas to talk about Isaiah Thomas’ upcoming free agency and whether he’ll see the 'Brinks truck ' and max contract he wants. 
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Mannix: Bradley is the 'most underrated player in all of basketball'
Chris Mannix reacts to how much the loss of Avery Bradley will hurt the Boston Celtics next season.
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1-on-1 with Thomas: Max contract, Bradley, Hayward
A. Sherrod Blakely talks one-on-one with Isaiah Thomas about the Avery Bradley trade, addition of Gordon Hayward and if he believes he deserves a max contract
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Thomas on Bradley trade: 'It hurt to have to see him go'
As tough as it was for Isaiah Thomas to see one of his best friends traded, he realizes just how significant adding Gordon Hayward will be
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Thomas: 'They know they've got to bring the Brinks truck'
Isaiah Thomas has seen the contracts passed out to free agents, and believes he is due a max contract when he hits free agency 
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Will the Hayward-Crowder dynamic be a problem for C's?
Cedric Maxwell gives his opinion on whether or not the Gordon Hayward-Jae Crowder dynamic will be a problem for the Boston Celtics this season.
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Reports: Jamal Crawford bought out by Hawks
Jamal Crawford has been bought out by the Atlanta Hawks, according to multiple reports.
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CELTICS TALK PODCAST: Hayward's impact and Bradley trade
A. Sherrod Blakely and Kyle Draper discuss Gordon Hayward's impact on the Celtics and the Avery Bradley trade
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Five reasons why the Avery Bradley trade is a win for the Celtics
Celtics fans will miss Avery Bradley, but this trade had to be done and will be to Boston’s benefit in the long run.  
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Five reasons why the Avery Bradley trade is a win for the Celtics
Celtics fans will miss Avery Bradley, but this trade had to be done and will be to Boston’s benefit in the long run.
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Report: Pacers GM shoots down rumored Celtics offers for Paul George
Pacers GM Kevin Pritchard quips the Celtics offered Larry Bird's rights for Paul George and says rumors of what the C's offered are 5 percent correct, the Indianapolis Star reports.
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Kelly Olynyk thanks Boston as he leaves for Heat
Kelly Olynyk is leaving Boston on good terms. 
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New Boston Celtics free agent acquisition Gordon Hayward suit shopping in Boston.
Press conference prep? Hayward makes the rounds in Boston
New Celtics free agent acquisition Gordon Hayward was back in town Thursday and appeared to be getting ready for his introductory press conference.  
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Report: 'Celtics have no intention of trading Crowder'
After days of speculation that Jae Crowder would be dealt, comes a Boston Globe report that the Celtics have no intention of trading him. 
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Celtics trade Bradley to Pistons
The shoe has dropped: To clear cap space for Gordon Hayward, the Celtics sent Avery Bradley to Detroit for power forward Marcus Morris.
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Stars, studs, duds: Tatum, Exum battle for spotlight
Jayson Tatum turns in his second straight double-double in the Utah Summer League, but Dante Exum leads a comeback that carries the Jazz over the Celtics.
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Hayward acquisition looms over Jazz's Summer League win over C's
Just another summer league game right? Nope. Not even a little bit. 
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Report: Sign-and-trade talks halt; Celtics shopping Crowder, Bradley, Smart
The Boston Celtics are pursuing all options to clear cap space. And, for now, they're looking beyond a sign-and-trade with the Jazz.
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Jazz fans rip into Hayward with 'Coward' signs during Summer League
Utah Jazz fans hold up signs showing their displeasure with Gordon Hayward, who will soon join the Boston Celtics.
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Brown: Using Summer League to prove a point
Jaylen Brown talks with Abby Chin about what he  is trying to improve this season and why he wanted to play in the Summer League again this year.
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Report: Olynyk, Heat agree to 4-year, $50 million deal
Kelly Olynyk and the Miami Heat have agreed to a 4-year, $50 million deal, according ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.
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Jazz fans may have cool greeting for C's
During the Utah Summer League slate of games, it’s no surprise that the most vocal games are the ones involving the hometown Utah Jazz. 
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Tanguay: Antetokounmpo could be new pipe dream for Celtics
With Woj reporting that teams are starting to plot to acquire Giannis Antetokounmpo, Gary Tanguay says if the Celtics can't get Anthony Davis, the Greek Freak would be the new pipe dream.
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Report: Crawford would consider C's if bought out
Jamal Crawford and the Atlanta Hawks are discussing a buyout. If that transaction goes through, the guard would consider joining the Boston Celtics.
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Trade winds are blowing
As C's explore a number of potential moves to clear cap space for Gordon Hayward, the Utah sign-and-trade looks like the best option.
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Boston Celtics guard Terry Rozier on the bench.
Terry Rozier posts 'Here today, gone tomorrow' on Snapchat
Is Terry Rozier on his way out of town? 
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Should Celtics retire Ray Allen's No. 20 or give it to Gordon Hayward?
Gordon Hayward has worn No. 20 his entire NBA career. The only way he’ll be able to continue that in Boston is if the C’s allow him to take Ray Allen’s old number.
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It's close
According to the Boston Herald, the Celtics and Jazz have nearly completed a sign-and-trade that will send Jae Crowder to Utah for Gordon Hayward. 
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Report: Knicks interested in trading for Marcus Smart
The New York Post notes that the Celtics have shopped Marcus Smart, with the Knicks among the teams interested in a trade. 
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Blakely: Jayson Tatum impressive once again vs Spurs
A. Sherrod Blakely breaks down Jayson Tatum's 23 points and 10 rebounds for Spurs.
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BOSTON SPORTS TONIGHT PODCAST: Mannix says Gasol 'fits the bill' for C's
The Boston Celtics clearly weren't done when they added All-Star forward Gordon Hayward on Tuesday. They were immediately in the news with rumors of trade interest for Marc Gasol.
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Stars, studs, duds: Tatum shows atypically ideal skills for rookie
Jayson Tatum's pace was atypically ideal for a rookie in the Boston Celtics’ 81-70 summer league loss to the San Antonio Spurs on Wednesday. 
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Mannix thinks C's should inquire about McGee
Chris Mannix explains why it makes sense for the Celtics to look into JaVale McGee.
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Mannix: Why a sign-and-trade makes sense for Celtics
Chris Mannix explains why the sign-and-trade for Gordon Hayward and Jae Crowder makes sense for the Celtics.
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Report: C's, Jazz entertaining sign-and-trade involving Hayward, Crowder
The Boston Celtics and the Utah Jazz are considering a sign-and-trade, which would send Gordon Hayward to the Celtics and Jae Crowder to Utah.
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Source: C's have 'to unload' Crowder, Bradley or Smart
The Boston Celtics have to "to unload one of" Jae Crowder, Avery Bradley or Marcus Smart, a league source texted CSNNE.
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What's the next move for Celtics?
Kyle Draper and Brian Scalabrine discuss who could be coming and who needs to go now that the Celtics have signed Gordon Hayward.
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Report: Pacers among those interested in Olynyk as a free agent
Less than 24 hours after the Celtics pulled their qualifying offer to Kelly Olynyk, allowing him to become an unrestricted free agent, he's drawing plenty of interest from other teams, Sam Amick of USA Today
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Top 10 free agent signings in Boston sports history
For the second straight offseason, the Celtics have landed a top free agent, but will Gordon Hayward go down as one of Boston's best free-agent signings ever? Here's his competition.  
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Boston Celtics forward Jaylen Brown tries to block the shot of the Utah Jazz' Gordon Hayward.
Jaylen Brown part of Celtics' Hayward recruiting effort
Asked to be at the practice facility by team officials, Jaylen Brown met with Gordon Hayward on his recruiting visit to Boston on Sunday. 
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Beetle: Hayward will be so good he'll make Horford look bad
Bertrand and Hardy discuss what the Hayward signing could mean for a Celtics-Cavaliers Eastern Conference finals series.
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Beetle: Signing Hayward was a 'Brad Stevens power move'
Bertrand and Hardy dissect the reasons why Hayward decided to sign with the Celtics.
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Center Marc Gasol of the Memphis Grizzlies.
Mannix: Marc Gasol a possible Celtics trade target
As the Celtics revamp their roster in the wake of the Gordon Hayward signing, they could be looking to add Marc Gasol from the Memphis Grizzlies at center.  
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Destination: Boston
For years, it was thought no premier free agents would sign with the C's. But Gordon Hayward and Al Horford show that's not so. Here's five reasons why.
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Destination: Boston
For years, it was thought no premier free agents would sign with the C's. But Gordon Hayward and Al Horford show that's not so. Here's five reasons why.
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CSN MID-ATLANTIC: Wizards plan to match Nets' offer to Otto Porter
Brooklyn signs the Wizards' Otto Porter to a four-year offer sheet worth $106 million, but -- in good news for Celtics fans, who want the Nets' first-round pick next year to be as high as it was this year --
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Bosh, sidelined for last year by blood clots, officially waived by Heat
Chris Bosh's time with the Miami Heat is officially over.
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Five factors for signing Hayward
Were these five of the reasons Gordon Hayward chose to sign with the Celtics?
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Thomas, Horford, Jazz and others react to Hayward signing with Celtics
The Utah Jazz tweeted (and deleted) an image of Rudy Gobert after the Gordon Hayward signing became official
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C's need to make a few roster moves to make room for Hayward
There’s a bit – make that quite a bit – of roster cleansing the Celtics must first do in order to make sure they have enough salary cap space to sign Gordon Hayward.
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CSN BAY AREA: Kings add free agents Zach Randolph, George Hill
The Sacramento Kings agreed to terms with free agents Zach Randolph and George Hill on Tuesday.  
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