1. Brad Stevens: Al Horford 'Outstanding' Despite Poor Stats in Game 6

    Al Horford only scored six points in the Boston Celtics ' 109-99 Game 6 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday night, but head coach Brad Stevens isn't reading into the center's pedestrian numbers...

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  2. Marcus Smart: Celtics Face a 'Dogfight' in Game 7 vs. Cavaliers

    Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart said Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers is "not going to be pretty" after the Cavs' 109-99 victory Friday night forced the deciding game...

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  3. Paul Pierce: Jayson Tatum Will Be 1 of the 'Great Players' in Celtics History

    Boston Celtics legend Paul Pierce said on Thursday that Celtics rookie small forward Jayson Tatum can join him as one of the best players in the storied franchise's history...

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  4. JJ Redick Says Jaylen Brown Apologized for Calling Him a 'B---h' During a Game

    JJ Redick quickly defused a situation with Jaylen Brown during a game between the Philadelphia 76ers and Boston Celtics in London back in January...

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  5. Jayson Tatum Passes Wilt Chamberlain, Magic Johnson in Rookie Playoff Scoring

    Jayson Tatum continues to make his mark on the 2018 NBA playoffs, moving up the list of the most impactful rookies in NBA history: The Boston Celtics star averaged 13...

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  6. Brad Stevens: It's 'Killing' Kyrie Irving to Miss Playoffs with Knee Injury

    As his Boston Celtics battle with his former team in the 2018 Eastern Conference Finals, Kyrie Irving has to sit back and watch from the sideline. And it hasn't been easy for him...

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  7. Brad Stevens: Doesn't Get Better Than Best 2 out of 3 to Reach NBA Finals

    Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens is looking ahead rather than dwelling on the fact that his team has thrown away a 2-0 series lead in the 2018 Eastern Conference Finals...

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  8. Marcus Morris, Jaylen Brown Talk Game 3 Woes, Ready to 'Fight' in Game 4 vs Cavs

    Boston Celtics forwards Marcus Morris and Jaylen Brown don't expect their team to repeat its disappointing Game 3 performance when the Eastern Conference Finals resume Monday...

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  9. Celtics News: Shane Larkin Does Contact Drills During Shoulder Injury Rehab

    Boston Celtics point guard Shane Larkin and assistant coach Jay Larranaga ran through contact drills as Larkin recovers from a shoulder injury...

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  10. Marcus Morris Says He Did a 'S--t Job' Guarding LeBron James in Game 3 Loss

    Boston Celtics forward Marcus Morris shouldered some of the responsibility for his team's 116-86 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers in Saturday's Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals at Quicken Loans Arena...

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  11. Terry Rozier on Celtics' Game 3 Loss: 'We Needed to Get Our Butts Whipped'

    Boston Celtics point guard Terry Rozier saw a silver lining in Saturday's 116-86 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  12. Brad Stevens Says Playing on Road Is No Excuse for Celtics' Poor Play in Game 3

    Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens didn't want to hear anyone using the excuse about playing on the road to explain his team's 116-86 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals...

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  13. Brad Stevens Jokes About Lakers After Kobe Bryant's Jayson Tatum Analysis

    Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens joked about Kobe Bryant offering analysis of star rookie Jayson Tatum. "You've gotta be careful taking (advice) from a Laker," Stevens told reporters prior to Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals...

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  14. Jayson Tatum Grateful for Kobe Bryant's Criticism: 'It's Helpful Information'

    Former NBA superstar Kobe Bryant analyzed the game of Boston Celtics rookie Jayson Tatum on his ESPN+ series Detail , and Tatum appreciated the feedback Bryant offered. "That was really cool for me...

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  15. Jaylen Brown, Marcus Smart Address Celtics Playoff Road Woes

    The Boston Celtics aren't sweating their 1-4 road record in the playoffs as the Eastern Conference Finals gets set to descend upon Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  16. Paul Pierce on Jayson Tatum Comparisons: 'He's a Superstar in the Making'

    Boston Celtics legend Paul Pierce paid rookie Jayson Tatum some major compliments Thursday. When asked about how Tatum compares to him when he was a young player, Pierce suggested to Chad Finn of Boston...

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  17. Marcus Morris on Ty Lue's 'Gooning' Comment: 'S--t, We're Doing What It Takes'

    Boston Celtics forward Marcus Morris agreed with Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue's assessment Tuesday that the C's are "gooning the game up" to get an upper hand in the series...

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  18. Marcus Smart Says JR Smith Is Known for Dirty Plays After Pushing Al Horford

    Marcus Smart called out JR Smith for his dirty play following the Boston Celtics ' 107-94 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers Tuesday, via Ben Golliver of Sports Illustrated : "That's a dirty shot," Smart explained, per Jeff Goodman of ESPN...

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  19. Al Horford's Sister: 'F--k You JR' After JR Smith Pushes Celtics Star in Midair

    A questionable play on the court Tuesday led to an angry response from Al Horford 's sister, Anna (warning: NSFW language) : In the fourth quarter of the Boston Celtics ...

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  20. Marcus Smart: Mother Wants Me Focused on Playoffs During Chemotherapy

    As his team battles for a spot in the NBA Finals, Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart will have to do his best to stay focused on basketball when he's on the court. ESPN...

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  21. Celtics Rumors: Latest Trade Reports Before 2018 NBA Draft Lottery

    The Boston Celtics have been one of the most aggressive teams in the NBA when it comes to acquiring talent in recent years. We could see a similar strategy this offseason regardless of how the rest of the playoffs shake out...

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  22. Brad Stevens Says Recent Praise Is 'Uncomfortable,' Credits Celtics Players

    Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens has his team ahead of LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers 1-0 in the Eastern Conference Finals despite losing Kyrie Irving , Gordon ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 13 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  23. Robert Parish: Celtics HC Brad Stevens 'Getting a Little Too Much Praise'

    Nobody's stock has risen higher during the 2018 NBA playoffs than Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens', but Celtics legend Robert Parish wondered if some are going a bit overboard in crediting Stevens for the team's success...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 13 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  24. Marcus Smart on Jaylen Brown: He Talks a Lot of Trash, He Don't Care Who You Are

    The Boston Celtics did not appear to be intimidated by LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers on Sunday in Game 1 of the NBA Eastern Conference finals, beating them easily 108-83 behind Jaylen Brown's 23 points and eight rebounds...

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  25. Marcus Morris Credits Celtics 'Team Effort' in Holding LeBron James to 15 Points

    Boston Celtics forward Marcus Morris deflected praise after his team successfully stifled Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James en route to a 108-83 victory Sunday at TD Garden in the Eastern Conference Finals of the 2018 NBA playoffs...

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