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Bulls GM Gar Forman Strongly Denies Ever Talking To Anyone Abou…

Bulls GM Gar Forman Strongly Denies Ever Talking To Anyone About A Jimmy Butler Trade

dimemag.com Updated Jun 24 (4 days ago)
Getty Image As big as the Serge Ibaka-to-the-Magic deal might be, perhaps the biggest story of the 2016 NBA Draft was the deal that didn’t get made: a Jimmy Butler trade for Kris Dunn, either at the Celtics’ third overall pick or the Timberwolves’ fifth…
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  • The Celtics' Draft Night Was A Whole Lot Of Nothing

    The Celtics' Draft Night Was A Whole Lot Of Nothing

    deadspin.com Jun 24 (4 days ago)
    I don’t pretend to know what kind of NBA careers the many players drafted by Boston last night will have (or won’t have). But it’s hard not to feel like the night was a disappointment for the Celtics, if only because they hoped to come away with an All-…
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  • Danny Ainge: 'Lot of discussion, no deals' for Celtic…

    Danny Ainge: 'Lot of discussion, no deals' for Celtics

    ESPN.com dimemag.com Jun 24 (4 days ago)
    Danny Ainge: 'Lot of discussion, no deals' for Celtics
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  • Twitter Had No Shortage Of Jokes About Rookie Guerschon Yabusel…

    Twitter Had No Shortage Of Jokes About Rookie Guerschon Yabusele’s Challenging Name

    dimemag.com Jun 23 (5 days ago)
    Getty Image With the 16th pick in Thursday night’s NBA Draft, the Boston Celtics selected French forward Guerschon Yabusele, which is a real person’s actual given name and which, of course, immediately set off a social media firestorm with jokes about t…
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  • Celtics Win Trade Between Nets And Pacers

    Celtics Win Trade Between Nets And Pacers

    deadspin.com Jun 23 (5 days ago)
    The Brooklyn Nets have gotten themselves into the pre-draft trade bonanza, reportedly sending forward Thaddeus Young to the Indiana Pacers in exchange for the 20th pick in tonight’s draft and a future second-round pick. To the Pacers I say, “So you just…
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  • As smoke clears on NBA draft day, Danny Ainge is stoking the fi…

    As smoke clears on NBA draft day, Danny Ainge is stoking the fire

    yahoo.com Jun 23 (5 days ago)
    Where there's smoke, there's Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge, but as the NBA draft approaches Thursday, it's looking more and more like he won't make fire rubbing picks together. It's long been Ainge's aim to remain as flexible as…
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  • ESPN Now: Chad Ford discusses the possibility of Philadelph……

    ESPN Now: Chad Ford discusses the possibility of Philadelph…

    ESPN.com Jun 23 (5 days ago)
    Chad Ford discusses the possibility of Philadelphia acquiring the No. 3 draft pick from the Celtics. But what if Boston decides to keep its pick?
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  • Philadelphia 76ers in hot pursuit of Boston Celtics' No. 3 pick

    Philadelphia 76ers in hot pursuit of Boston Celtics' No. 3 pick

    ESPN.com Jun 23 (5 days ago)
    The Philadelphia 76ers are trying to acquire the No. 3 pick of Thursday's NBA draft from the Boston Celtics, league sources tell ESPN's Marc Stein and Chad Ford.
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  • Isaiah Thomas Called Out ESPN’s Chad Ford For Saying The Celtic…

    Isaiah Thomas Called Out ESPN’s Chad Ford For Saying The Celtics Need An Upgrade At Point Guard

    dimemag.com Jun 22 (6 days ago)
    Getty Image Isaiah Thomas was an All-Star last year for the Boston Celtics. He’s coming off the best season of his career, and he’s still in his prime. The future seems fairly bright for Thomas, but there is one guy who is less sure about that. That wou…
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  • ESPN Now: ESPN's Chad Ford still has Ben Simmons and Brando……

    ESPN Now: ESPN's Chad Ford still has Ben Simmons and Brando…

    ESPN.com Jun 22 (6 days ago)
    ESPN's Chad Ford still has Ben Simmons and Brandon Ingram as the No. 1 and No. 2 picks respectively. He now has Kris Dunn going No. 3 to the Celtics, ...
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  • The Celtics’ Reported Attempts To Deal For Jimmy Butler, Gordon…

    The Celtics’ Reported Attempts To Deal For Jimmy Butler, Gordon Hayward And More Have Been Denied

    dimemag.com ESPN.com Jun 22 (6 days ago)
    Getty Image For all the moving pieces of this offseason, the team with possibly the most assets to play with has the most simple directive: The Boston Celtics need a star to be the offensive centerpiece of their young and versatile roster. They don’t lo…
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  • 2016 NBA Draft -- Boston Celtics' pick at No. 16 -- Guerschon Y…

    2016 NBA Draft -- Boston Celtics' pick at No. 16 -- Guerschon Yabusele, France power forward

    ESPN.com Jun 21
    The Boston Celtics selected France forward Guerschon Yabusele with the No. 16 overall pick of the 2016 NBA draft on Thursday night.
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  • Jahlil Okafor Could Be Headed To The Celtics For The No. 3 Pick…

    Jahlil Okafor Could Be Headed To The Celtics For The No. 3 Pick In The Draft

    dimemag.com Jun 20
    USA TODAY Sports Jahlil Okafor’s first season with the Philadelphia 76ers went pretty poorly. After winning the national title with perennial powerhouse Duke, Okafor joined a historically pitiful roster and struggled to adjust to both the basketball and…
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  • Draft tiers (Insider)

    Draft tiers (Insider)

    ESPN.com Jun 17
    After Ben Simmons and Brandon Ingram are likely to be selected first and second, the Celtics may be choosing from Chad Ford's talented group of Tier 3...
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  • Let's make a deal: Could Celtics pry Jimmy Butler from Bul…

    Let's make a deal: Could Celtics pry Jimmy Butler from Bulls?

    ESPN.com Jun 16
    Let's make a deal: Could Celtics pry Jimmy Butler from Bulls?
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  • Deep draft projection could help pick-heavy Celtics

    Deep draft projection could help pick-heavy Celtics

    ESPN.com Jun 12
    Deep draft projection could help pick-heavy Celtics
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  • Jamal Murray at Celtics workout: 'I'm the best player…

    Jamal Murray at Celtics workout: 'I'm the best player in the draft'

    ESPN.com Jun 8
    Jamal Murray at Celtics workout: 'I'm the best player in the draft'
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  • If Kevin Durant Signs With The Boston Celtics He Can Have All T…

    If Kevin Durant Signs With The Boston Celtics He Can Have All The Crab Legs He Wants

    dimemag.com Jun 8
    Getty Image Kevin Durant is a free agent, and there are 29 fan bases who are hoping their team can lure Durant away from the Oklahoma City Thunder. While most NBA teams are likely to at least make a run at KD (because you never know what might happen), …
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  • Evan ‘Midrange’ Turner Wants Armchair Analysts To Shut Up About…

    Evan ‘Midrange’ Turner Wants Armchair Analysts To Shut Up About What They Don’t Know

    dimemag.com Jun 7
    USA TODAY Sports Do you have a DeLorean? No? Well, no worries: Evan Turner does. The Boston Celtics wingman says he can see into the future of the NBA, and it may not look the way you’d expect it to. “The future is in the mid-range,” Turner said in a re…
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  • Why Brad Stevens Will Likely Throw Up On National TV If His Cel…

    Why Brad Stevens Will Likely Throw Up On National TV If His Celtics Win The Title

    USA TODAY Sports You know what sports championship celebrations always have? Smiling. Hugging. Pure joy. You know what sports championship celebrations never have? Projectile vomiting. Folks, if the Boston Celtics win a championship with Brad Stevens as…
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  • Celtics were not going to let Brad Stevens reach free agency

    Celtics were not going to let Brad Stevens reach free agency

    Celtics were not going to let Brad Stevens reach free agency
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  • A Patriots Player Plans On Recruiting Kevin Durant To The Celti…

    A Patriots Player Plans On Recruiting Kevin Durant To The Celtics

    dimemag.com May 29
    Getty Image The list of teams that want to try and sign Kevin Durant this summer is really, really long. From the Oklahoma City Thunder to the Golden State Warriors to the San Antonio Spurs, no one knows which team is going to pull in the former NBA MVP…
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  • Celtics can't spell 'recruitment' without IT

    Celtics can't spell 'recruitment' without IT

    ESPN.com May 18
    Celtics can't spell 'recruitment' without IT
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  • Ford's Mock Draft 7.0 (Insider)

    Ford's Mock Draft 7.0 (Insider)

    ESPN.com May 17
    Chad Ford believes the Bulls will go big in this summer's NBA draft. According to his latest mock draft, Michigan State's 6-foot-11 Deyonta Davis will...
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  • Video - Not-So-Smart Ejection 01:29

    Not-So-Smart Ejection

    Mar 20
    Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart was ejected from the game for flagrantly punching Spurs forward Matt Bonner below the belt.
  • Video - Spurs Rout Celtics 00:49

    Spurs Rout Celtics

    Mar 20
    Five Spurs scored in double figures in San Antonio's 101-89 win over Boston.
  • Video - Westbrook, Thunder Snap Celtics' Streak 01:10

    Westbrook, Thunder Snap Celtics' Streak

    Mar 18
    Russell Westbrook scored 36 points and collected 10 assists as the Thunder snapped the Celtics' five-game win streak with a 122-118 victory.
  • Video - Celtics Win Fifth Straight 00:58

    Celtics Win Fifth Straight

    Mar 16
    Tyler Zeller and Avery Bradley combined for 46 points in the Celtics' 108-89 win over the 76ers.