1. Gordon Hayward Expected to Miss Season After Surgery on Ankle, Leg Injuries

    Boston Celtics forward Gordon Hayward is expected to miss the remainder of the 2017-18 NBA season after he underwent surgery Wednesday night to repair a dislocated ankle and fractured left tibia...

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  2. Ben Simmons Says 1st NBA Regular-Season Game Felt Like Playing NBA 2K

    Ben Simmons made his professional debut Wednesday night in the Philadelphia 76ers ' 120-115 loss to the Washington Wizards at Capital One Arena, and he told reporters after the ...

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  3. Jeremy Lin Suffers Apparent Knee Injury in Season Opener vs. Pacers

    Brooklyn Nets guard Jeremy Lin exited the team's game against the Indiana Pacers after suffering an apparent knee injury on a drive to the basket...

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  4. Gordon Hayward Addresses Celtics Fans Ahead of Home Opener

    A day after suffering a fractured tibia and dislocated ankle during the 2017-18 regular-season opener against the Cleveland Cavaliers at Quicken Loans Arena, Boston Celtics ...

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  5. Gordon Hayward to Undergo Surgery on Leg Injury Suffered vs. Cavaliers

    Boston Celtics coach Brad Stevens confirmed Gordon Hayward was diagnosed with an ankle dislocation and fractured tibia in his left leg and will need to undergo surgery after a scary fall in Tuesday's loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

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  6. Carmelo Anthony Says Phil Jackson Was Prepared to Trade Him for a 'Bag of Chips'

    Carmelo Anthony has been given a new lease on life after being traded to the Oklahoma City Thunder , but the 10-time All-Star is still not happy with the New York Knicks for how his time with the franchise came to an end...

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  7. Kobe Bryant Issues Support for Gordon Hayward After Injury in Instagram Post

    Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant posted a message of support for Boston Celtics forward Gordon Hayward after he suffered a gruesome ankle injury Tuesday night in the team's ...

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  8. Kyrie Irving on Gordon Hayward Injury: 'We All Got You Brother, No Matter What'

    Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving sent out a message of support for teammate Gordon Hayward on Instagram Wednesday following Hayward's gruesome injury during Tuesday's opening-night loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

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  9. Kyrie Irving: Gordon Hayward Will 'Fight Like Hell' After Ankle, Leg Injuries

    Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving said Gordon Hayward will "fight like hell" to return to the floor after suffering a fractured tibia and dislocation of his left ankle in Tuesday's season-opening loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

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  10. Brad Stevens on Gordon Hayward Injury: 'You Hurt for Him'

    Not only did the Boston Celtics lose Tuesday's season opener to the Cleveland Cavaliers , but they also lost Gordon Hayward to a gruesome ankle injury in the first quarter...

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  11. Gordon Hayward's Gruesome Ankle Injury Sparks Outpouring of Support on Twitter

    Boston Celtics forward Gordon Hayward 's first year with the Boston Celtics started in devastating fashion during Tuesday's season opener against the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

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  12. Boston's Kyrie Irving Booed Vociferously in First Return to Cleveland

    As expected, Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving received a cold welcome from Cleveland Cavaliers fans upon his first return to Quicken Loans Arena on Tuesday night...

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  13. Gordon Hayward Fractures Ankle, Leg vs. Cavaliers, Stretchered off Court

    Boston Celtics star Gordon Hayward was forced to leave Tuesday's season opener against the Cleveland Cavaliers at Quicken Loans Arena with a fractured left ankle less than six minutes into the game...

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  14. Danny Ainge on Isaiah Thomas Trade to Cavaliers: 'I Don't Know What We Owe Him'

    If the Boston Celtics eventually hope to repair their relationship with Isaiah Thomas, it may not happen until Danny Ainge departs...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 2 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  15. Kyrie Irving on Trade Request: Explaining Why 'Not What Real Grown-Ups Do'

    Kyrie Irving helped bring Cleveland its first championship in decades when he drilled the winning shot in Game 7 of the 2016 NBA Finals, but he is now a member of the Boston Celtics after a much-publicized trade request this offseason...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  16. Joel Embiid Calls 76ers Minutes Restriction 'F--king Bulls--t'

    Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid is not pleased with his minutes restriction to start the season, calling it "f--king bulls--t," according to Kyle Neubeck of PhillyVoice...

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  17. Marcus Smart, Celtics Fail to Agree Contract Extension, Guard to Become RFA

    Guard Marcus Smart 's time with the Boston Celtics could be limited after the two sides reportedly failed to reach an agreement on a contract extension Monday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  18. No. 1 Overall Draft Pick Markelle Fultz to Start Season on Bench for 76ers

    Markelle Fultz will begin his rookie season on the bench. Philadelphia 76ers coach Brett Brown told reporters the team plans on using the 2017 No. 1 overall draft pick with the second unit, citing his lack of work in the preseason...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 2 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  19. Emeka Okafor to Play for 76ers' G League Team in NBA Comeback Attempt

    ESPN.com's Ian Begley reported Saturday that veteran center Emeka Okafor has agreed to play for the Philadelphia 76ers ' G League affiliate in an effort to sign with an NBA team...

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  20. Paul Pierce Gets Wheelchair-Photo Cake for 40th Birthday

    Boston Celtics legend Paul Pierce celebrated his 40th birthday by commemorating one his more famous moments as a member of the franchise. On Friday, the former NBA player and current analyst for ESPN received a cake from his employer...

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  21. Power Ranking New York Knicks Roster Heading into 2017-18 Season

    If you haven't got your health, you haven't got anything but the 2017-18 New York Knicks roster. Already more banged-up than a Staten Island Ferry, the Knicks also have as many new ...

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  22. Reggie Miller Shares Kyrie Irving's Reaction to Celtics Trade

    Indiana Pacers legend Reggie Miller said he, along with former NBA stars Chris Webber and Nate Robinson, informed Kyrie Irving of his trade to the Boston Celtics while they filmed the Uncle Drew movie...

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  23. Knicks Rumors: Phil Jackson Stunned Free Agents with Lack of Preparation as GM

    Phil Jackson 's tenure as president of the New York Knicks from 2014-17 was a disaster on all fronts, including his reported inability to prepare for and communicate with free agents...

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  24. Joel Embiid on Nets: 'They Can't F--king Guard Me'

    It's only the preseason, but that didn't prevent Philadelphia 76ers big man Joel Embiid from talking trash during Wednesday's game versus the Brooklyn Nets at Nassau Coliseum in New York ...

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  25. Joel Embiid Goes Off for 22 Points, 7 Rebounds vs. Nets in Preseason Debut

    Preseason or no preseason, it's hard not to be impressed with Joel Embiid 's showing during the Philadelphia 76ers ' contest against the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday at Nassau Coliseum ...

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