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Scott Morrison Named Head Coach of Maine Red Claws

Scott Morrison Named Head Coach of Maine Red Claws

boston.com Updated Sep 17 (yesterday)
The Celtics promoted Scott Morrison to become the new head coach of the Maine Red Claws, the team's D-League affiliate.
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  • Report: Don’t Rule Out Oklahoma City Thunder Trading For Rajon …

    Report: Don’t Rule Out Oklahoma City Thunder Trading For Rajon Rondo

    dimemag.com Sep 15 (3 days ago)
    Rajon Rondo may or may not have made a trade request to the Boston Celtics, but it’s safe to say he wants out of Beantown regardless. And according to one national writer, the Oklahoma City Thunder are a realistic destination for the disgruntled Celtics…
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  • Ryan Anderson Cleared For Full Contact After April Neck Surgery

    Ryan Anderson Cleared For Full Contact After April Neck Surgery

    dimemag.com Sep 4
    Eight months after suffering a herniated disc in a nasty collision with the Boston Celtics’ Gerald Wallace and just five months removed from cervical spine surgery, New Orleans Pelicans forward Ryan Anderson has been cleared by doctors to resume full ba…
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  • Just How Disenchanted Are Celtics Fans With the Rebuild? Survey…

    Just How Disenchanted Are Celtics Fans With the Rebuild? Survey May Surprise You

    boston.com Sep 4
    New England sports fans aren't giving the Celtics as much attention as other local pro teams, but a recent survey indicates they remain confident in the overall direction of the franchise.
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  • Scouts Are Calling Marcus Smart 'The Next Great Perimeter Defen…

    Scouts Are Calling Marcus Smart 'The Next Great Perimeter Defender'

    boston.com Sep 3
    Celtics rookie Marcus Smart is earning some high praise from scouts around the league after a strong showing with the USA Select Team this summer.
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  • Celtics Summer League Standout Mike Moser Signs Overseas

    Celtics Summer League Standout Mike Moser Signs Overseas

    boston.com Sep 2
    Undrafted rookie and summer league standout Mike Moser elected to pass on a training camp invite from the Celtics by signing with a team in Lithuania.
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  • Report: Rondo & Agent Deny Making Trade Request

    Report: Rondo & Agent Deny Making Trade Request

    The news, by way of Jackie MacMullan on an unaired segment of ESPN’s “Around the Horn,” that Rajon Rondo had requested a trade from the Celtics before he becomes a free agent next summer, is being denied by Rondo and his agent, Bill Duffy, despite how c…
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  • Could Ray Allen Rejoin Doc Rivers in LaLa Land?

    Could Ray Allen Rejoin Doc Rivers in LaLa Land?

    boston.com Aug 30
    The NBA's all-time leading 3-point shooter might wind up reuniting with his former Celtics coach for a potential title run with the Clippers.
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  • Jeff Green Donates $1 Million to Georgetown Athletics

    Jeff Green Donates $1 Million to Georgetown Athletics

    Celtics forward Jeff Green celebrated his 28th birthday on Thursday in a unique way: with a $1 million gift to his alma mater.
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  • Celtics Individual Game Tickets To Go On Sale Wednesday

    Celtics Individual Game Tickets To Go On Sale Wednesday

    boston.com Aug 26
    Individual game tickets for the Boston Celtics' 2014-15 home schedule will go on sale Wednesday morning at 11 a.m.
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  • Celtics Aren’t Making Rajon Rondo Trade A Priority

    Celtics Aren’t Making Rajon Rondo Trade A Priority

    dimemag.com Aug 25
    The Boston Celtics are in the process of carving out more room to add players, and either trading Rajon Rondo or signing him to an extension aren’t high on their priority list, according to the Boston Globe‘s Gary Washburn. He appears destined for a fre…
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  • Celtics Add Rodney McGruder and Christian Watford to Training C…

    Celtics Add Rodney McGruder and Christian Watford to Training Camp Roster

    boston.com Aug 21
    The Celtics have reportedly agreed to terms with both Christian Watford and Rodney McGruder on one-year non-guaranteed deals.
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  • Deep Dive Into Schedule Shows No Rest For Celtics This Season

    Deep Dive Into Schedule Shows No Rest For Celtics This Season

    boston.com Aug 15
    The Celtics appear to have gotten the short end of the scheduling stick.
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  • 10 Games to Circle on the Celtics' 2014-15 Schedule

    10 Games to Circle on the Celtics' 2014-15 Schedule

    boston.com Aug 13
    The NBA released the full regular season schedule on Wednesday evening. What are the 10 games to circle on the Celtics' schedule?
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  • Watch: Dzen on the Celtics Rebuild, and When the C's Might Trad…

    Watch: Dzen on the Celtics Rebuild, and When the C's Might Trade Rajon Rondo

    boston.com Aug 13
    CineSport's Noah Coslov and Boston.com's Gary Dzen talk about the Celtics roster plans, if they can sign an elite free agent in 2015 and when to expect Rajon Rondo to be traded.
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  • Brad Stevens Does ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, Nominates All Celti…

    Brad Stevens Does ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, Nominates All Celtics Fans For Challenge

    boston.com Aug 12
    Celtics head coach Brad Stevens became the latest Boston sports figure to take part in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on Tuesday and encouraged Celtics fans to follow his lead.
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  • Colton Iverson Signs with Spanish Team

    Colton Iverson Signs with Spanish Team

    boston.com Aug 12
    Colton Iverson, Boston's 2013 second round draft pick, will play next season in Spain instead of attempting to earn a spot on a crowded Celtics roster.
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  • Kings rookie Nik Stauskas sings Justin Bieber's 'Baby,' and Cel…

    Kings rookie Nik Stauskas sings Justin Bieber's 'Baby,' and Celtics' Marcus Smart loves it (Video)

    yahoo.com Aug 8
    While the impromptu dunk contest/shot-making competition was probably the highlight of last weekend's 2014 NBA Rookie Photo Shoot, the "Rookie Karaoke" performances prompted by Kazeem Famuyide of theSTASHED.com weren't very far behind. You can…
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  • Rajon Rondo Joins in on #IceBucketChallenge

    Rajon Rondo Joins in on #IceBucketChallenge

    boston.com Aug 7
    Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo joined the quest to raise money and awareness for ALS research Thursday.
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  • OK, the Kevin Love Dream is Dead But Rajon Rondo Must Remain

    OK, the Kevin Love Dream is Dead But Rajon Rondo Must Remain

    boston.com Aug 7
    Kevin Love may be off the market but that doesn't mean the Celtics should trade Rajon Rondo.
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  • Peers Vote Marcus Smart Best Rookie Defender

    Peers Vote Marcus Smart Best Rookie Defender

    boston.com Aug 6
    Celtics rookie Marcus Smart was voted best defender among rookies by his fellow first-year players.
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  • Celtics Release 2014 Preseason Schedule

    Celtics Release 2014 Preseason Schedule

    boston.com Aug 5
    The Celtics announced their eight-game preseason slate which features home games in Maine and Connecticut on Wednesday afternoon.
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  • Marcus Smart Shows Personality in Rookie Scavenger Hunt

    Marcus Smart Shows Personality in Rookie Scavenger Hunt

    boston.com Aug 5
    Celtics guard Marcus Smart had some fun at the NBA's recent rookie photo shoot.
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  • Celtics Center Vitor Faverani Arrested For Drunken Driving

    Celtics Center Vitor Faverani Arrested For Drunken Driving

    boston.com Aug 5
    Celtics center Vitor Faverani faces drunken driving charges.
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  • Video - Wizards Conjure Deal For Humphries 00:46

    Wizards Conjure Deal For Humphries

    Jul 15
    Kevin Pelton discusses the deal that will send Kris Humphries from the Celtics to the Wizards.
  • Video - Rockets' Next Option? 01:20

    Rockets' Next Option?

    Jul 14
    Marc Stein breaks down the next big name the Rockets will attempt to trade for since Chris Bosh returned to the Heat and the team chose not to match the Mavericks' offer sheet for Chandler Parsons.
  • Video - Smart, Celtics Top Magic 00:35

    Smart, Celtics Top Magic

    Jul 10
    Marcus Smart scored 19 points in the Celtics' 76-67 win over the Magic.
  • Video - Cavs Will Trade Jack To Clear Cap Space 01:00

    Cavs Will Trade Jack To Clear Cap Space

    Jul 9
    Marc Stein discusses Cleveland's decision to trade Jarrett Jack to the Brooklyn Nets as part of a three-team trade to create more salary-cap space.

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