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PODCAST: Celtics Trade Deadline Special
Danny Ainge joins Abby Chin, Brian Scalabrine and A. Sherrod Blakely and discusses how close he came to pulling off a blockbuster deal.
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Highlights: Atlanta Hawks 114, Boston Celtics 98
Tempers flared between the Celtics and Hawks, but Atlanta was able to get the best of Boston as they get the victory in the TD Garden.
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Blakely: Bogut makes sense, but it comes down to chemistry
Anytime a new guy is added, it has potential to be a really good pick-up or a potentially catastrophic equation of subtraction by addition.
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Bradley on return to Celtics lineup: 'I wish I played a little bit more'
Despite the long layoff, Avery Bradley looked very much like the player that was playing at a near All-Star level prior to the injury.
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Isaiah Thomas on the end of his streak: 'I'll break it again'
Isaiah Thomas discusses the Boston Celtics struggles and the end of his streak in the loss to the Atlanta Hawks.
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Halftime stars, studs and duds: Hawks hold decisive edge on the boards
The return of Avery Bradley is a good thing for the Celtics, but it wasn’t enough for them to control the action in the first half against the Hawks
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Report: Celtics still 'very much' in the running for Bogut
The Celtics are reportedly "very much" in the running for Andrew Bogut who is "hoping to speak to a few Celtics players" to see how he might fit.
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Bradley (Achilles) returning to Celtics lineup vs. Hawks
Avery Bradley will return to the Celtics starting lineup tonight after having missed the previous 18 games with a right Achilles injury.
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Round three?
Isaiah Thomas and Dennis Schroder have had issues twice in the past. Will they continue tonight when the Celtics host the Hawks?
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Raptors, in pursuit of Celtics in playoff race, lose Lowry for perhaps rest of regular season
Kyle Lowry will undergo wrist surgery that may sideline him for the rest of the regulat season, dealing a blow to Toronto's chances of catching Boston.
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Schroder: 'Everybody heard' Thomas' trash talk
Atlanta Hawks point guard Dennis Schroder doubled down on his claims about Isaiah Thomas' trash talk and discussed how it affects the rivalry.
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WATCH: Celtics vs. Hawks
The C's host Atlanta at TD Garden. Watch on CSN or on CSNNE.com with the Celtics livestream, presented by McDonald's, on the NBC Sports App.
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Report: Rumored Celtic target Andrew Bogut to sign with Cavs
Andrew Bogut, reported to be on the Celtics' radar before and after the trade deadline, is apparently going to join the Cavaliers.
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Celtics-Hawks preview: Thomas 'not worried about' Schroder
When asked about Dennis Schroder, Isaiah Thomas had little to say about the Atlanta Hawks point guard.
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Shaughnessy: Why I'm not a fan of Celtics not trading at deadline
Dan Shaughnessy joins Sports Sunday and talks with Felger about why he hated the Boston Celtics not making any moves at the deadline.
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Highlights: Celtics 104, Pistons 98
Highlights from the Boston Celtics 104-98 win over the Detroit Pistons.
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Blakely: A thing of beauty
The Celtics begin looking like a team that knows it has to do more than just knock down 3s in an ugly, gritty win over the Pistons.
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Stars, studs and duds: Smart's rebound 'as big as there was'
One of the biggest plays in the Boston Celtics' 104-98 victory over the Detroit Pistons was – what else? – a rebound.
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Clutch plays down stretch help C's hold on for 104-98 win over Pistons
A 3-pointer by Jaylen Brown and a hustle play by Marcus Smart prove to be the difference for the Celtics as they hold on for a 104-98 win
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Halftime stars, studs and duds: Rough start for Horford
Celtics make getting Al Horford the ball a priority, but the four-time All-Star is simply not finishing off plays.
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Pistons to honor Hamilton, who had impact on several Celtics
Amir Johnson and James Young both say they learned lessons from ex-Pistons (and UConn) star Rip Hamilton, who's having his number retired tonight.
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WATCH: Celtics vs. Pistons
The C's play the Pistons in Detroit. Watch on CSN or on CSNNE.com with the Celtics livestream, presented by McDonald's, on the NBC Sports App.
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Celtics-Pistons preview: C's need to defend their top-four spot in East
The playoff picture's coming into focus, and the Celtics need wins over conference foes to secure home-court advantage in the first round.
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Boston Celtics swingman James Young gets his shot off against the Chicago Bulls.
Young getting on floor more for Celtics, including key fourth-quarter stints
James Young is trying to make the most of his opportunities with the Celtics, and it's paying off with critical minutes down the stretch.
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Toronto Raptors forward Serge Ibaka drives past the Boston Celtics' Al Horford (left) and Jaylen Brown.
Blakely: Raptors newcomers show Celtics what they're missing
For one night at least, Toronto's trade deadline acquisitions provide a painful reminder of what might have been for Celtics.
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Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas dives for a loose ball against the Utah Jazz.
Hardy: 'Celtics haven't reached that next level status'
Greg Hardy, Chris Mannix, and Glenn Ordway discuss what the Celtics should have done before the trade deadline, and what they need to do in the offseason in order to reach the next level in playoffs.
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Highlights: Raptors 107, Celtics 97
Watch the highlights of the Boston Celtics 107-97 loss to the Toronto Raptors
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Smart: 'We can’t just depend on Isaiah to save us'
Isaiah Thomas led the Celtics with 20 points, although only four – that’s almost seven below his league-leading average - come in the fourth quarter.
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Stars, studs and duds: Things get a bit heated between Celtics and Raptors
While no one would go so far as to say that the Celtics and the Raptors have a full-fledged rivalry, things got a bit testy on Friday.
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DeRozan has career-high 43, Raptors beat Celtics, 107-97
DeMar DeRozan scores a career-high 43 points and the Toronto Raptors rally from a 17-point deficit to beat the Boston Celtics, 107-97
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Mannix: Celtics going to be in best bargaining situation this summer
Chris Mannix helps break down what the Boston Celtics could do with all the cap space this offseason in hopes that they can build a championship team to compete next season.
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Halftime stars, studs and duds: Raptors missing Lowry in first half
Here are the stars, studs and duds from the first half which ended with the Boston Celtics ahead 55-45 over the Toronto Raptors.
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Olynyk staying active, hopes to continue recent success on boards
While rebounding is still the Celtics' greatest weakness, the recent play of Kelly Olynyk when it comes to the boards provides a glimmer of hop
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Grousbeck: Celtics want Thomas longterm, but would draft a point guard
The Celtics didn’t know when they traded a late first-round pick and Marcus Thornton for Isaiah Thomas that they were getting their next star player, but that 2015 trade deadline move has proven to be a plea
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Grousbeck: C's two stars away, so giving up everything for one 'didn't make sense'
Celtics CEO and co-owner Wyc Grousbeck joined Felger and Mazz Friday, defending Danny Ainge’s inactively at Thursday’s trade deadline. 
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Lederman: Keeping Marcus was a Smart move by Celtics
Marcus Smart is not only one of the most valuable Celtics, but he's a budding game-changer. Be glad the C's didn't part with him at the deadline.
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Grousbeck: Celtics tried to make a trade right until the end
Celtics co-owner Wyc Grousbeck spoke with Felger & Mazz about the Celtics standing pat at Thursday's NBA trade deadline.
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Avery Bradley remains out, says trade talk 'crossed my mind'
Avery Bradley's Achilles' injury will keep him out again for the Celtics tonight in Toronto and he admits trade rumors were on his mind as the deadline came and went. 
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Green to Pierce: You don't get farewell tour; Pierce to Green: You blew 3-1 lead
Draymond Green mocked Paul Pierce on the court Thursday. Paul Pierce responded in terrific fashion. 
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Ainge: 'Excited about Nets pick, cap space this summer'
Danny Ainge talks with Toucher and Rich about being patient and where the future of the Celtics stands after not making a big trade before yesterday's deadline.
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Ainge: 'Ante Zizic improved more than we thought in a short time'
Danny Ainge talks about Ante Zizic, who was drafted last year by the Celtics and has been playing in the top league in Turkey.
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Ainge: 'Guerschon Yabusele might play in Maine this year'
Danny Ainge talks to Toucher and Rich about how close he came to making a trade, and also likes where his team is. Additionally, he said '16 draft pick Guerschon Yabusele may play in the D-League.
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WATCH: Celtics vs. Raptors
The C's play the Raptors in Toronto. Watch on CSN or on CSNNE.com with the Celtics livestream, presented by McDonald's, on the NBC Sports App.
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Celtics-Raptors preview: Ibaka is 'capable of changing the game'
The Celtics face a revamped Toronto Raptors team that added a couple of notable players via trade, chief among them being Serge Ibaka.
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Bulpett: 'Now it's all on Danny Ainge' after making no trades
Steve Bulpett believes Danny Ainge needs to have a great draft, and sign great free agents this offseason in order for the Celtics to compete for a championship next year after making no trades.
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George on trade talks: 'Thought I’d be in the loop a little more'
Meeting with the media after practice on Thursday, Paul George sounded a bit frustrated about not being “in the loop” in regards to trade talks. 
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Chris Mannix: Competition around Celtics just got a lot better
Chris Mannix talks with Abby Chin about the teams in the East making moves at the trade deadline while the Boston Celtics stood pat.
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Minihane: Give Danny Ainge credit for not making a 'panic' deal
Kirk Minihane explains why he was glad Danny Ainge not making a panic deal just because the fan base was expecting a move.
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Ainge jokes with Magic: 'You're like Donald Trump and I'm Vladimir Putin'
Danny Ainge jokes about what it was like talking with Magic Johnson during the trade deadline process.
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Mannix: Celtics 'weren't very close at all' to getting George
Chris Mannix breaks down the Boston Celtics deciding to stand pat at the trade deadline, and how the C's were not very close at all to getting Paul George.
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Ainge on no trades at deadline: ‘Wasn’t for lack of trying’
President of basketball operations Danny Ainge continues to look at the big picture as the Boston Celtics move forward with their roster intact.
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Ainge: Adding players 'sometimes messes up your chemistry’
Danny Ainge explains why signing players who have been bought out can be a risky move for a team like the Boston Celtics.
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Thomas 'didn’t mean to shake the internet' with emojis
Isaiah Thomas had no idea that what he thought was a seemingly harmless tweet, would generate so much attention and speculation
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Ainge: 'I’m glad we didn’t do any deals that were bad deals'
Danny Ainge said the Celtics' lack of moves weren't for lack of trying, but that he's glad he didn't do anything harmful. 
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Ainge: 'Nothing that was good enough to do' at trade deadline
For the second straight season, the Celtics stood pat at the trade deadline. Afterwards, Danny Ainge explained why. 
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Blakely: Celtics make a healthy choice in standing pat at the deadline
With their injured players returning, it was easier for the Celtics to resist overpaying for a superstar at the NBA trade deadline.
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Blakely: Celtics make a healthy choice in standing pat at the deadline
With their injured players returning, it was easier for the Celtics to resist overpaying for a superstar at the NBA trade deadline.
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Avery Bradley returns to practice, but injury status remains uncertain
Avery Bradley was back on the practice floor after missing the Celtics' past 16 games, but it's unclear if he'll travel to Toronto for Friday night's game.
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Report: 76ers targeting potential trade for Avery Bradley
Avery Bradley's contract expires at the end of the 2017-18, which is the same time that Isaiah Thomas will be due for a new deal. 
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Blakely: Too much sense not to happen
Momentum may be building toward a Paul George-to-the-Celtics trade, and A. Sherrod Blakely says there's lot of reasons why it should happen.
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CSN PHILLY: 76ers send Noel to Dallas for package that includes Andrew Bogut
Andrew Bogut, who reportedly interests the Celtics, is now a 76er as he's included in a deal that sends Nerlens Noel to Dallas.
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Report: 76ers could flip Bogut to Celtics
After being shipped to Philadelphia in a deal for Nerlens Noel Thursday, Andrew Bogut figures to be traded again ahead of the 3 p.m. trade deadline.
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Wojnarowski: C's, Pacers talking Nets pick for George
Adrian Wojnarowski says the Celtics and Pacers have not yet reached agreement on a Paul George trade, but adds Boston is willing to include Brooklyn's 2017 first-round pick. 
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O'Connor: Zizic would go top-10 in 2017 draft
The Ringer's Kevin O'Connor joined Toucher and Rich Thursday to discuss the NBA trade deadline and the Celtics' assets. 
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The clock is ticking
It's NBA Trade Deadline Day. Keep checking in here, as The Pulse keeps you up to date with all the latest news and rumors.
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Chris Forsberg: Celtics have to take a risk at some point
Chris Forsberg reminds Celtics fans that even if nothing is done by the trade deadline, the Celtics have enough assets from last years draft, and possibly this years, to form a championship team.
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Chicago Bulls forward Jimmy Butler (left) and Indiana Pacers forward Paul George.
Maxwell on Celtics' assets: You know what George and Butler give you in NBA
Cedric Maxwell thinks it would be okay for the Boston Celtics to trade a Nets pick for either Paul George or Jimmy Butler because they're probably better now than whoever gets drafted.
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Felger: I'll understand if 'Trader Danny' doesn't do anything by trade deadline
Mike Felger claims he popularized the nickname 'Trader Danny' for Danny Ainge, he also says he understands if the Boston Celtics don't make a big trade if they can't get 'that guy'
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Five reasons why Celtics need to strike a deal at deadline
The Celtics can catapult themselves into a real contender if they make a blockbuster deal. Here's five reasons why they should make a move.
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Five reasons why Celtics need to strike a deal at deadline
The best way for the Celtics to catapult themselves into a real contender is to make a blockbuster deal. Here's five reasons why they should strike a deal.
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Blakely: Jae Crowder is more than 'just another guy' on Celtics
As the NBA trade deadline gets closer and closer, A. Sherrod Blakely helps shed some light as to why the Boston Celtics may be unwilling to part ways with Jae Crowder
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Dickerson: Why is it so crazy to think about C's eventually trading Thomas?
Greg Dickerson believes in the off-season the Boston Celtics should see what they could get for a trade involving All-Star Isaiah Thomas.
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Don't roll your eyes at the NBA's emoji tweets -- they're the best
Who cares if we're wasting our time trying to decipher Isaiah Thomas' tweets? It's the internet. 
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Chicago Bulls forward Jimmy Butler (left) and Indiana Pacers forward Paul George.
Five reasons standing pat may be Celtics' best move
With the trade deadline near, it's looking as if the Celtics roster won't change significantly. Here's why no move may be the best move.
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Chicago Bulls forward Jimmy Butler (left) and Indiana Pacers forward Paul George.
Five reasons standing pat may be Celtics' best move
It's looking as if the Boston Celtics roster won't significantly change after the deadline, here's why no move may be the best move.
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Report: Pacers taking offers for Paul George
The Celtics are the only team named as a trade suitor for Paul George in Adrian Wojnarowski's report.
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Boston Celtics forward Jae Crowder (left) and the Chicago Bulls' Jimmy Butler.
Report: Crowder the sticking point to Butler-to-Celtics deal
The C's unwillingness to part with Jae Crowder, and the Bulls insistence on getting him, is reportedly holding up a Jimmy Butler-to-Boston deal.
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Mike Gorman: '60-70% chance Celtics don't make a trade'
Mike Gorman handicaps the chances that Danny Ainge is able to make a trade, and also that the C's are in a great position being one of the top teams in the East plus a chance for the #1 pick.
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Gorman: 'I'd be very hesitant to trade Jae Crowder for anyone'
Mike Gorman talks with Toucher and Rich about the players on the Celtics that could be involved in a blockbuster trade for Jimmy Butler or someone else, and his desire to not include Jae Crowder.
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Gorman: 'Andrew Bogut seems like the most likely trade for Celtics'
For all the talk about Jimmy Butler and Paul George and other big names, Mike Gorman thinks Andrew Bogut may be the Celtics' only move.
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Report: Bulls tell teams they won't trade Jimmy Butler
According to ESPN, the Bulls say 'just about everyone on our roster is available, but Jimmy Butler is not'.
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Bulpett: Ainge 'really protective' of ability to go to free agency this summer
Steve Bulpett joins Mike Felger to weigh in on the NBA trade deadline and the lack of moves made by Danny Ainge and the Boston Celtics thus far.
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Drummond: 'I can change my profile if I want to'
While fans and media are talking about emojis, Andre Drummond does his best to splash cold water on trade talk linking him to the Celtics.
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Thomsen: Danny Ainge has 'really been pushing it' for trades
Will Boston fans be comfortable if the Celtics don't make a move before the trade deadline and again are waiting for free agency in the summer? Ian Thomsen, Marc Bertrand and Mike Giardi discuss.
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Bertrand: Fear is C's will stand pat at trade deadline
Marc Bertrand joins Mike Giardi to discuss if Danny Ainge and the Celtics will make a big trade before Thursday's deadline, and if DeMarcus Cousins was the only good option.
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Thomsen: 'Drummond is the dark horse' in Celtics trade rumors
Ian Thomsen adds his thoughts on potential Celtics trade rumors and who he believes the C's need to target before the trade deadline.
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Lowe: Wouldn't be shocked if C's move Bradley
In Tuesday's podcast, ESPN's Zach Lowe discussed the idea of the C's dealing the Nets pick and who else they could trade. 
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Report: Ainge wouldn't trade Nets pick for Butler, but would for George
The New York Daily News quotes two NBA executives who think Paul George could be the 'sleeper' as a Celtic acquisition at the NBA trade deadline.
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Magic Johnson named Lakers president of basketball ops, Kupchak fired
Magic Johnson was named the Los Angeles Lakers' president of basketball operations after longtime Lakers GM Mitch Kupchak and vice president of basketball ops Jim Buss were fired, the team announced.
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Drummond to C's: Do the eyes have it?
Andre Drummond doubles down on Isaiah Thomas' eyeball emojis and makes some other Twitter moves that spark Drummond-to-Boston talk.
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Biggest NBA trade deadline deals since 2000
Will the Celtics or anyone else pull off a move that tops Sunday's DeMarcus Cousins trade? Here's a look back at some big deadline deals.
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Biggest NBA trade deadline deals since 2000
Will the Celtics or anyone else pull off a move that tops Sunday's DeMarcus Cousins trade? Here's a look back at some big trade-deadline deals.
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Report: Celtics 'expected' to talk to Mavs about deal for Bogut
Andrew Bogut, a 32-year-old center, could help solve the Celtics' rebounding woes, but a deal would hinge on other moves Boston can make.
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Welsh: C's already over-achieving without a 'superstar'
Chris Forsberg and Tim Welsh talk with Tom Giles about the Celtics and Cousins being traded to the Pelicans.
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Twitter reacts to Thomas' cryptic emoji tweet
With days until the NBA trade deadline, Twitter may have overreacted to Isaiah Thomas' tweet featuring eyeball emoji.
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What Celtics have to offer in potential trade
Here’s a look at what the Celtics have to offer as part of a potential trade, broken down between draft picks and the rights to players.
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Maxwell: C's don't have personnel to handle Cousins
Mike Giardi talks with Cedric Maxwell and Dan Shaughnessy about DeMarcus Cousins.
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Report: Okafor trade still in 'consideration' for C's
Jahlil Okafor isn't out of the picture for the Boston Celtics.
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Report: C's express deep trade interest in Tucker
The Boston Celtics are lining up a consolation prize in P.J. Tucker if they are unable to land Bulls guard Jimmy Butler.
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Divac: Kings had better offer for Cousins two days ago
Many have wondered whether Sunday's deal was the best the Kings could do when trading DeMarcus Cousins. Vlade Divac shockingly admitted it wasn't. 
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The Celtics' trade deadline moves since 2008
The NBA trade deadline is days away. If past is prologue, what can we expect from the C's based on what they've done over the last 10 years?
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Thomas says NBA 2K wouldn't accept Cousins trade . . . and that's true
The Kings have been mocked heavily for the DeMarcus Cousins trade. Former King Isaiah Thomas weighed in on Monday. 
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Blakely: Celtics made the right choice in not pursuing Cousins
There's a reason the Kings accepted (far) less than full value for DeMarcus Cousins: The baggage he carries is deadly. And that's why the Celtics were wise not to pursue him.
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Blakely: Pelicans form arguably the best frontcourt with Cousins-Davis
A. Sherrod Blakely breaks down the DeMarcus Cousins trade to the New Orleans Pelicans
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All-Stars, studs and duds: Westbrook's reign as MVP comes to an end
Russell Westbrook's  reign as the All-Star Game's MVP came to an end after having won the award the previous two years.
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Stevens: Coaching NBA All-Star game a special opportunity
A. Sherrod Blakely goes one-on-one with Brad Stevens after he coaches his first NBA All-Star Game.
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Kings trade Cousins to Pelicans for Hield, Evans, Galloway and draft picks
Cousins is off the market after the Kings trade him to the Pelicans for Tyreke Evans, Buddy Hield, Langston Galloway and two draft picks
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Report: Celtics not one of the teams that tried to acquire Cousins
The Kings have agreed to trade Cousins to the Pelicans, and the Celtics were reportedly not one of the teams who tried to acquire the All-Star center.
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Davis' 52 points breaks Chamberlain's All-Star record, West beats East, 192-182
Lay-ups, and wide open dunks reign supreme during the All-Star Game, with the West beating the East, 192-182
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Blakely: If C's make a deal, it'll be a blockbuster
The Celtics are once again seemingly at the epicenter of most trade discussions, and sources all agree they're looking for a blockbuster -- like for Jimmy Butler -- that'll 'make them a lot better.'
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Woj: Celtics are perfect suitor for Jimmy Butler trade
Yahoo! NBA insider Adrian Wojnarowski says the Celtics and Bulls "are two teams that have exactly what the other wants."
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Forbes ranks C's as 5th-most valuable NBA franchise
Forbes has ranked the Boston Celtics as the fifth-most valuable NBA franchise at $2.2 billion.
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Butler reunion at All-Star weekend
Former Butler star Gordon Hayward and coach Brad Stevens are making their first All-Star game apearances together.
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Glen Robinson wins All-Star dunk contest
Glenn Robinson III is the NBA's new dunk king, with an assist to Indiana teammate Paul George, the Pacers' mascot and a Pacers cheerleader.
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Webber, Massimino among the Hall of Fame finalists
 Chris Webber and Rollie Massimino are one step from the Hall of Fame.
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Thomas on Skills Challenge loss: 'I guess it wasn’t the fourth quarter'
Isaiah Thomas' Skills Challenge loss, which came in the semis to Utah’s Gordon Hayward, came about because of his’ inability to knock down a 3-pointer.
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Will Isaiah be King in the Fourth at All-Star Game?
If Isaiah Thomas has his way, he'll dominate the fourth quarter of the All-Star Game the same way he has in the regular season. Right, Brad Stevens?
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Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas (left) and Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry
How is Isaiah Thomas just like Steph Curry? Confidence
"He’s like Steph Curry in that regard," says Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr of Isaiah Thomas. "He thinks every shot is going in."
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Kerr: Celtics 'well positioned for the future'
Golden State Warriors and NBA West All-Stars coach Steve Kerr heaps praise on the Celtics and sees them only getting better.
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Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart's controversial foul of the Chicago Bulls' Jimmy Butler in the final seconds Feb. 16.
NBA Two-Minute Report backs refs: Smart fouled Butler
The NBA's Two-Minute Report backs the officials who ruled Marcus Smart's light tap of Jimmy Butler's elbow in the final seconds of the Celtics' one-point loss to the Bulls was a foul.  
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Celtics are No. 5 on Forbes' NBA franchise value rankings
The Celtics are the fifth-most valuable NBA franchise in Forbes' annual rankings at $2.2 billion.  
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Murray, Hield, lead World past US, 150-141 in Rising Stars
Jamal Murray has 36 points and 11 assists as the World squad beats the U.S. 150-141 on Friday night
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Stevens: Don't anticipate a ton of change by trade deadline
Kyle Draper goes one on one with Brad Stevens to talk about the Celtics season and the upcoming trade deadline before All-Star Weekend.
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Forsberg: 'No way' Celtics makes big splash at deadline
Amanda Pflugrad, Chris Forsberg and Abby Chin talk about the NBA trade deadline and possible deals for the Boston Celtics
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Ryan: DeMarcus Cousins is 'the dream answer' for the Celtics
Bob Ryan and Lou Merloni discuss Boston Celtics trade rumors including Jimmy Butler, DeMarcus Cousins and the Brooklyn Nets pick
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Thomas: Controversial loss to Bulls 'hurts as a competitor'
The Boston Celtics' loss to the Chicago Bulls still doesn’t sit right with Isaiah Thomas.
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Thomas plans on recruiting at All-Star Game, but won't reveal his targets
Isaiah Thomas will be spreading the Boston Celtics' Green and White gospel all weekend long at the All-Star Game.
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Thomas: 'They've never seen a small guy' win MVP
Isaiah Thomas said he wants to be the NBA's MVP not just for himself, but for "all the little people out there."
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Steve Kyler: "If Celtics are patient with trade assets, they can set themselves up for a decade"
In this clip from this week's "Celtics Talk Podcast", Steve Kyler of Basketball Insiders says that if the Celtics are patient with what to do with their assets, they can set themselves up for a decade.
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Is Jahlil Okafor still on the Celtics radar?
With a week to go until the NBA trade deadline, A. Sherrod Blakely and Kyle Draper break down the rumors and what to expect Danny Ainge to do. 
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Blakely: It's all good
The Celts are understandably furious about a questionable call that cost them Thursday's game in Chicago, but their big picture is still bright.
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Thomas scores 20+ points in 41 consecutive games, a new C's franchise record
Isaiah Thomas has set a Celtics franchise record by scoring 20+ points in 41 consecutive games.
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Stars, studs and duds: 'Bad call' costs Celtics in loss to Bulls
As disappointed as the Celtics are with the loss, they know there’s nothing they can do about it other than use it as added motivation going forward
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Thomas: 'A bad call cost us the game. . . that's horrible'
Hear from Celtics Isaiah Thomas and Marcus Smart, and Bulls Jimmy Butler reactions on the costly called foul from the Celtics 104-103 loss to the Bulls.
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Butler: ‘A foul is a foul. . . He hit my elbow, i don’t care what nobody says’
Jimmy Butler says that Marcus Smart did foul him with .9 seconds remaining in the Boston Celtics' loss to the Chicago Bulls
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Controversial call on Smart proves costly in Celtics 104-103 loss to Bulls
Jimmy Butler makes two free throws with 0.9 seconds left to lift the Chicago Bulls to a 104-103 victory over the Boston Celtics on Thursday night.
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3 points with Dr. Ben Shields: Analytics behind ‘Trader’ Danny Ainge
Dr. Ben Shields Ph.D. breaks down the analytics behind Danny Ainge’s history when it comes to trades and why he’s been able to have success.
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Halftime stars, studs and duds: Butler keeps Bulls within striking distance
Celtics take a 58-52 lead into the half against Chicago, doing enough at both ends of the floor to keep a decent amount of distance between themselves and the Bulls.
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Which Celtics assets are most valuable at deadline?
A. Sherrod Blakely and Kyle Draper discuss which Boston Celtics player is the most valuable heading into the trade deadline.
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Grousbeck: No looming contract issue with Isaiah Thomas
Wyc Grousbeck says there's no issue now, nor a looming issue, with Isaiah Thomas and his contract
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Grousbeck: Enough assets to get good player without trading Brooklyn pick
Wyc Grousbeck says the Boston Celtics anticipate the best offers to come in at noon on the day of the trade deadline
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Big Baby: Doc overrated, 'lucky as hell' with Celtics
The former Celtics big man says Doc Rivers needed direction from Danny Ainge and 'lucked' into all the success he had in Boston.
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Could Boston Celtics forward Jae Crowder (left) be included in a deal for the Chicago Bulls' Jimmy Butler (right).
Celtics-Bulls preview: Looking to stay on roll into break
Having won 11 of 12, the Celtics close out the pre-All-Star break schedule in Chicago, where there's plenty of speculation about how Jimmy Butler would look in green.
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Ainge: Nobody wants to play against Marcus Smart
With Marcus Smart turning in sound offensive performances to complement his defensive play, Danny Ainge explained why the 2014 sixth overall pick is one of the more popular Celtics players.
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Mannix: Vulnerability of the Cavs has been overblown
Chris Mannix talks with Toucher and Rich about the recent conversations that the Celtics should look to make a big move because the Cavs seem vulnerable.
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Chris Mannix: Will Isaiah Thomas sign contract extension for less than max?
Chris Mannix talks with Toucher and Rich about the contract future of Isaiah Thomas. IT has a year left on his deal, but is eligible to renegotiate a new contract this offseason.
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Ainge on 'winning' a lot of recent trades
Danny Ainge talks about some of the trades he has made in the past few years that have definitely been 'wins' for the Celtics.
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Ainge: 'Not interested in a rental'
Danny Ainge talks with Toucher and Rich about the interest level in the Brooklyn pick, and what type of player they might be looking at with the trade deadline approaching.
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Forsberg: Marcus Smart should be untouchable when Celtics talk trade
Chris Forsberg of ESPNBoston.com says Marcus Smart has become a 'difference-maker' and should be on the Celtics' untouchable list in trade talks.
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Bradley hoping to return in first game after All-Star break
The right Achilles injury suffered by Avery Bradley will keep the 6-foot-2 guard sidelined until shortly after the All-Star break. 
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Stars, studs and duds: Marcus Smart powers C's with well-rounded performance
In the fourth quarter, Marcus Smart went head-first, WWF-style for an almost-loose ball that was briefly in the hands of Nik Stauskas.
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Smart helps D tighten up against 76ers in win
Marcus Smart's career-high eight steals helped the Celtics close out a pesky 76ers team in the fourth quarter.
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Halftime stars, studs and duds for Celtics vs. 76ers
It was an unpredictable half for the Boston Celtics on Wednesday night as they went into the half tied at 61 with the Philadelphia 76ers.
Okafor reacts to odd sequence of events amid trade rumors
Jahlil Okafor has been through a strange few days with the Philadelphia 76ers. But he'll be on the court against the Boston Celtics.
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Source: C's weren't willing to re-sign Ibaka after season had they traded for him
According to an NBA source, the Celtics didn't trade for Serge Ibaka because they didn't want to re-sign him when he became a free agent.
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Julien receives five-year deal from Canadiens worth at least $20 million
Claude Julien wasn't planning to coach anywhere for the rest of the season, but the Canadiens made him an offer he couldn't refuse.
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In new video, Pierce predicted his Boston finale nearly perfectly
In a Players' Tribune video, Paul Pierce predicted his dramatic last basket in Boston and produces another homage to the city where it all began.
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WATCH: Celtics vs. Sixers
The C's host the 76ers. Watch on CSN or on CSNNE.com with the Celtics livestream, presented by McDonald's, on the NBC Sports App.
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Mike Gorman on Jimmy Butler/Paul George Celtics trade rumors
Mike Gorman talks with Toucher and Rich about what to expect from the Celtics in the next week before the NBA trade deadline.
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Celtics-Sixers preview: C's focused on the present
The Celtics must continue to play with a focus on their opponent and not their opponent’s record or who might be missing in action.
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Do the Celtics have a 'legitimate chance' to get to NBA Finals?
Our Early Edition crew discusses Rick Carlisle saying that the Boston Celtics "have legitimate chance to get to the Finals'
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Blakely: How has balance of power in the East changed?
A. Sherrod Blakely joins SNC to discuss Ibaka going to Toronto, and Kevin Love dealing with an injury and whether it impacts the balance of power in the East.
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Draper: C's should 'go for it now' with Cavs 'ripe for the picking' in East
With the loss of Kevin Love, and the way the Celtics have been playing lately, Kyle Draper believes the Celtics have a chance to grab the number 1 spot away from the Cavaliers in the Eastern Conference.
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Report: NBA GM believes Bulls would accept 'Godfather offer' for Butler
According to a report, one NBA general manager believes the Bulls would accept a "Godfather offer" for Jimmy Butler.
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Blakely: An unnecessary move?
Orlando's preferred trading partner for Serge Ibaka was always Toronto, not Boston. But -- if they're healthy -- the Celtics may not need him.
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Report: Celtics passed on giving up Rozier in potential Ibaka deal
In a move that could impact the East playoff race, the Raptors are about to acquire Serge Ibaka. The Celtics reportedly backed out of an Ibaka deal because of a reluctance to part with Terry Rozier.
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Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas drives past Dirk Nowitzki of the Dallas Mavericks.
Five takeaways: Make it 10 of 11 as Celtics roll out of Dallas
The Celtics' 10-1 stretch, including a win Monday night in Dallas, has been fueled by an "in-the-moment" mindset.  
Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas drives past Dirk Nowitzki of the Dallas Mavericks.
Five takeaways: C's roll out of Dallas on 10-1 run
The Celtics' 10-1 stretch, including a win Monday night in Dallas, has been fueled by an "in-the-moment" mindset.
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Kevin Love Cavaliers
Eastern Conference playoff race: Love out six weeks; Raptors to acquire Ibaka
The Celtics may have a chance to catch the Cavaliers for the top spot in the Eastern Conference, but they’ll have company. 
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Rick Carlisle says Celtics have 'legitimate chance' to reach NBA Finals
Rick Carlisle's postgame comments may have seemed like hyperbole, but he doubled down on his vision of the Celtics as a title contender Tuesday morning.
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Highlights: Boston Celtics 111, Dallas Mavericks 98
Eric Frede recaps the Boston Celtics 111-98 victory over the Dallas Mavericks
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Smart was 'back home, feeling good' while delivering a big game vs. Mavs
Marcus Smart delivers in a big way when he’s in familiar surroundings such as Oklahoma City (he played at Oklahoma State) and Dallas (he grew up in nearby Flower Mound, Texas).
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Thomas 'not really bothered' when Mavs target him in mismatches
Teams will try and physically wear Isaiah Thomas down by forcing to exert more energy while defending a bigger player. He said it doesn’t bother him at all.
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On target
The Celtics keep taking 'em and making 'em from 3-point range, and the result is another victory to close out a successful road trip.
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Chris Mannix: Next few weeks 'critical' for Celtics
Chris Mannix explains why the next few weeks are so important for the Boston Celtics.
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Celtics close out road trip with 111-98 win over Mavericks
Boston’s 111-98 win over Dallas on Monday is an impressive way to extend the Celtics’ winning streak to three in a row.
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Halftime stars, studs and duds: Mavs no match for Thomas in first half
Boston Celtics look like a revived, refreshed bunch as they took a 61-50 lead into the half at Dallas.
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Crowder returns to C's lineup, Brown (hip flexor) out until after All-Star break
Jae Crowder back after missing two games because of health issues involving his family. But Jaylen Brown (hip flexor) won’t return until sometime after the All-Star break
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Beyond the numbers: 'Resilient' Celtics keep 'fighting and fighting'
Boston comes into Monday's game, the finale in their four-game West coast trip, having won 16 road games this season
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CSN Insiders NBA Notebook: Okafor trade coming soon?
There’s lots of trade talk that’s bubbling over into what should be some interesting deals between now and the Feb. 23 trade deadline.
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Jaylen Brown (hip) out until after All-Star break
Brown strained his right hip during the first half of the Celtics’ win over the Jazz Saturday night in Utah.
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WATCH: Celtics vs. Mavs
The C's play the Mavs in Dallas Watch on CSN or on CSNNE.com with the Celtics livestream, presented by McDonald's, on the NBC Sports App.
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Celtics-Mavs preview: Both teams feeling good about their play
As bad as the Dallas Mavericks (22-32) have been this season, they’re actually one of the hottest teams in the NBA right now
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Boston Celtics swingman James Young scored a season-high 10 points against the Utah Jazz.
Staying ready pays off for Young, who boosts Celtics off bench
James Young had totaled only 26 points all season before his 10-point night off the bench helped lift the Celtics in Utah.  
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Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas dives for a loose ball against the Utah Jazz.
Five takeaways: Celtics pitch complete game vs. Jazz
The Celtics delivered one of their most complete performances of the season in a 112-104 victory at Utah on Saturday night.
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Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas dives for a loose ball against the Utah Jazz.
Five takeaways: Celtics pitch complete game vs. Jazz
The Celtics delivered one of their most complete performances of the season in a 112-104 victory at Utah on Saturday night.
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Highlights: Celtics 112, Jazz 104
The Celtics go on the road to Utah and pull off a win without Jae Crowder or Avery Bradley.
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NBA reacts to passing of former Celtics draft pick Fab Melo
Members of the NBA family takes to social media to talk about the passing of Fab Melo
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Stars, studs and duds: Green a major catalyst off Celtics bench
Here are the stars, studs and duds from the Boston Celtics’ 112-104 win over the Utah Jazz.
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Thomas, Olynyk lead Celtics past Jazz, 112-104
Isaiah Thomas scores 29 points and Kelly Olynyk adds 19 to help the Boston Celtics defeat the Utah Jazz, 112-104
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Halftime stars, studs and duds: Green stands out off Celtics bench
Gerald Green stands out with 14 points on 6-for-7 shooting in just under 15 minutes of court time
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Thomas' plan vs. 7-foot-1 Gobert? 'Just attack him'
The 115 points scored by Boston was the most allowed by the Jazz this season, a point total fueled in large part by the play of Isaiah Thomas.
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Former Celtics first-round pick Fab Melo passes away at 26
Former Boston Celtics first-round draft pick Fab Melo has passed away at the age of 26.
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Crowder (family reasons) out vs. Jazz; Bradley (Achilles) to miss remainder of road trip
The Boston Celtics will be without Jae Crowder for the second straight game, head coach Brad Stevens announces prior to Saturday's game against the Utah Jazz.
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WATCH: Celtics vs. Jazz
The C's play the Jazz in Utah. Watch on CSN or on CSNNE.com with the Celtics livestream, presented by McDonald's, on the NBC Sports App.
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Celtics-Jazz preview: Boston's electric offense faces Utah's top-ranked D
Utah's stingy defense could pose a problem for the Celtics' high-scoring offense.
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