1. Isaiah Thomas Says Celtics Aren't Scared of Cavaliers Despite Game 1 Loss

    Isaiah Thomas , fresh off a 117-104 trouncing at the hands of the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals, said on Thursday the Boston Celtics aren't about to start panicking...

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  2. Celtics Rumors: Boston Reportedly 'Really Focused' on Gordon Hayward

    Gordon Hayward will be a free agent this summer, and buzz regarding a reunion with Brad Stevens is starting to ramp up...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 8 days ago 43,836 reads 0 comments

  3. Rings or the Max? Free Agency's Best Point Guard Can't Have Both

    Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan are close. Their approach to free agency is not. When DeRozan became a free agent last summer, the behind-the-scenes buzz had him staying put with ...

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  4. Isaiah Thomas Says Celtics Will Ensure Game 2 Is Different After Loss vs. Cavs

    The Cleveland Cavaliers throttled the Boston Celtics 117-104 in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Wednesday night at TD Garden, but Isaiah Thomas vowed after the loss to right the ship moving forward...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 8 days ago 30,533 reads 0 comments

  5. The Full 48 Podcast: 76ers Coach Brett Brown Didn't Want Lakers' 2017 Pick

    The Philadelphia 76ers could soon be overflowing with star-level talent after landing yet another top-three pick in Tuesday's 2017 NBA draft lottery, the fourth consecutive year they've done so...

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  6. Paul Pierce Says Celtics Should Trade No. 1 Pick in 2017 NBA Draft

    Less than 24 hours after inadvertently helping the Boston Celtics land the No. 1 overall selection in the 2017 NBA draft, Paul Pierce said he wants his former team to move the pick...

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  7. An NBA Lottery Mega-Party with the Weirdest Fans in the League

    It is four hours before the NBA draft lottery, and the parking lot behind Xfinity Live!—a massive dining and entertainment space in the heart of South Philadelphia's Sports Complex—is already home to dozens of tailgaters...

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  8. LaVar Ball Hopes Celtics Don't Draft Lonzo, Says Markelle Fultz Is the Best

    LaVar Ball was magnanimous in his praise of Markelle Fultz, but he may have had an ulterior motive. In an interview Wednesday on FS1's Undisputed , Ball called Fultz "the perfect ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 9 days ago 3,804 reads 0 comments

  9. Knicks Rumors: Latest Reports Following 2017 NBA Draft Lottery

    A sense of dread surrounds the New York Knicks . There are few better ways to put it. Team president Phil Jackson's relationship with Carmelo Anthony isn't the best right now...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 9 days ago 13,454 reads 0 comments

  10. Celtics Co-Owner Wyc Grousbeck Coy About Lonzo Ball to TMZ After Draft Lottery

    Boston Celtics co-owner Wyc Grousbeck confirmed UCLA point guard Lonzo Ball is one of the players under consideration after the team won the 2017 NBA draft lottery Tuesday night...

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  11. Isaiah Thomas' Sons Have Been the Real MVPs of the NBA Playoffs

    Isaiah Thomas has been one of the biggest talking points of the 2016-17 NBA season with his breakout performance as a 5'9" point guard and a lethal scorer. But there are two shorter guys taking over the conversation...

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  12. Guide to Boston Celtics Upsetting Cavaliers in Eastern Conference Finals

    Ending the Cleveland Cavaliers ' title defense isn't an easy task, but that's the next challenge for Isaiah Thomas and the Boston Celtics ...

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  13. Phil Jackson Says Knicks Are Good at What They Do, Confident in No. 8 Draft Pick

    New York Knicks president Phil Jackson didn't seem too concerned his team landed the No. 8 pick in Tuesday's draft lottery. "Our opportunity (at) seven could have been 10, so eight we'll live with," Jackson said, per Ian Begley of ESPN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 days ago 12,180 reads 0 comments

  14. Celtics' Patience Rewarded by Getting No. 1 Pick in NBA Draft, Says Danny Ainge

    The Boston Celtics are sitting pretty in the present as they prepare for the Eastern Conference Finals and the future after landing the No. 1 pick in Tuesday's draft lottery...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 days ago 5,407 reads 0 comments

  15. Boston Celtics Hold All the Cards This Offseason Following NBA Draft Lottery

    NEW YORK — Surely he was joking. But also, perhaps Steve Pagliuca ought to give the idea some actual thought, even if his team is scheduled to host Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Wednesday night...

    Yaron Weitzman Written by Yaron Weitzman about 9 days ago 70,248 reads 0 comments

  16. Joel Embiid Says 76ers Will Win Next Year, Discusses Jayson Tatum, Josh Jackson

    Joel Embiid represented the Philadelphia 76ers on the dais Tuesday night at the NBA draft lottery, and the big man exuded optimism after his squad exercised swap rights with the Sacramento Kings to snare the No...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 9 days ago 25,091 reads 0 comments

  17. Danny Ainge Says Celtics' No. 1 Pick Hasn't Been Narrowed Down to 1 or 2 Players

    With the Boston Celtics winning the 2017 NBA draft lottery, general manager Danny Ainge can begin to narrow the team's focus for the first overall pick...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 9 days ago 10,806 reads 0 comments

  18. Paul Pierce Jokingly Takes Credit for Celtics Landing Top Pick in 2017 NBA Draft

    Boston Celtics legend Paul Pierce provided his old team with one more gift as he heads into retirement. The Celtics won the No...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 days ago 30,291 reads 0 comments

  19. Sam Hinkie Banner Raised at NBA Draft Lottery Party in Philadelphia

    Sam Hinkie may no longer be with the Philadelphia 76ers , but he'll forever live in the hearts of the league's most ardent process trusters...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 days ago 26,423 reads 0 comments

  20. Twitter Reacts to Kelly Olynyk's Remarkable Game 7 Performance vs. Wizards

    The Boston Celtics advanced to the Eastern Conference Finals by beating the Washington Wizards , 115-101, in Monday night's Game 7. Kelly Olynyk emerged as the unlikely hero, scoring 26 points in 28 minutes off the bench...

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  21. Celtics Beat Wizards and Improve to 19-4 in Game 7s at Home

    Fact: The Celtics beat the Wizards 115-105 on Monday night improving to 19-4 in Game 7s at home and advancing to their first Eastern Conference Finals since 2012...

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  22. Celtics Rumors: Latest Reports Before 2017 NBA Draft Lottery

    It must be nearing the NBA draft because the Boston Celtics are one of the hottest commodities on the rumors market yet again...

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  23. Eastern Conference Finals Berth Vindicates Celtics' Quiet Trade Deadline

    In beating the Washington Wizards 115-105 on Monday night, the Boston Celtics earned so much more than an Eastern Conference Finals bid...

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  24. Brad Stevens Discusses Celtics vs. Cavaliers Series After Game 7 Win vs. Wizards

    Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens knows his team will be underdogs against the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Eastern Conference Finals, but he's looking forward to facing off with the defending champions...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 10 days ago 7,663 reads 0 comments

  25. Isaiah Thomas, Kelly Olynyk Talk Celtics' Game 7 Win vs. Wizards in NBA Playoffs

    The Boston Celtics advanced to the Eastern Conference Finals Monday with a 115-105 victory over the Washington Wizards in Game 7 of their second-round series...

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