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Celtics vs. Warriors: Boston can still be NBA champions, but it's going to have to show us something

NBA offseason winners and losers: Celtics add to championship formula; Hawks, Blazers prioritize defense

We’re on our third day of the NBA free agency period and a lot has gone down. A lot of big contracts have been handed out, and a lot of smaller ones that could pay big dividends. Significant trades have also been made. We’ll slowly be factoring in draft results as we flesh out the …

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Kevin Durant trade rumors: Should Celtics enter sweepstakes?

Kevin Durant trade rumors: Should Celtics enter sweepstakes?

BOSTON — In the opening hours of free agency the Celtics, NBA Finalists for the first time in more than a decade last season, watched the competition get better. They watched the 76ers add P.J. Tucker and Danuel House while moving towards a more team friendly deal with James Harden. They eyeballed the Bucks adding …

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Malcolm Brogdon on trade from Pacers to Celtics: 'I'm looking to win a championship'

Malcolm Brogdon on trade from Pacers to Celtics: ‘I’m looking to win a championship’

As the NBA’s free agency frenzy swirled at warp speed Thursday, Malcolm Brogdon’s name remained just below the radar. But behind closed doors, Brogdon was starting to get the feeling he could be traded to the Boston Celtics. Then Friday morning, he finally got the word: The Indiana Pacers are sending Brogdon to the Celtics …

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Sources: Celtics get Brogdon in trade with Pacers

Sources: Celtics get Brogdon in trade with Pacers

1:55 PM ET Tim BontempsESPN The Boston Celtics acquired Malcolm Brogdon from the Indiana Pacers on Friday, sources told ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, delivering the kind of playmaking point guard that president of basketball operations Brad Stevens and coach Ime Udoka believed they needed to elevate the franchise as a championship contender. The Pacers are getting …

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Marcus Smart on sleepless nights, lessons learned, and how the Celtics can take the final step - The Boston Globe

Marcus Smart on sleepless nights, lessons learned, and how the Celtics can take the final step – The Boston Globe

He said he thinks about what might have been different if center Robert Williams hadn’t torn his meniscus in late March, an injury that left Williams hobbled throughout the postseason. He thinks about what might have been different if he hadn’t sprained his ankle in Game 3 of the conference finals against the Heat, an …

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Utah Jazz select Will Hardy, former Spurs and Celtics assistant, to be their next head coach

Utah Jazz select Will Hardy, former Spurs and Celtics assistant, to be their next head coach

The 34-year-old is reportedly finalizing a 5-year deal with the Jazz (Rick Bowmer | AP) Will Hardy during an NBA summer league game in 2015. Hardy accepted an offer to become the new coach of the Utah Jazz on Tuesday, June 28, 2022.   | June 28, 2022, 7:31 p.m. | Updated: 9:36 p.m. The Utah …

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9 things to know about JD Davison, Celtics' 'very young, very explosive' draft pick

9 things to know about JD Davison, Celtics’ ‘very young, very explosive’ draft pick

Celtics “Tonight was about finding someone that we could invest in, that we could put a lot of time into.” The Celtics took Alabama guard JD Davison with the No. 53 pick in Thursday’s draft. AP Photo/Denis Poroy Here are nine things to know about JD Davison, the Celtics‘ newest draft pick. 1. Early Thursday …

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Sorry, Celtics fans: Boston not hosting outdoor watch party for Game 3

Sorry, Celtics fans: Boston not hosting outdoor watch party for Game 3

Good morning Celtics fans and what better place to start our morning than *** place called bird park. Alright, so this is Francis William Bird park. But let’s affectionately call it Larry Bird Park today, we’re not coming to you from french lick indiana. This is Walpole massachusetts. But let’s talk about the concept of …

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