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Doc Rivers talks about new Celtics guard Jordan Crawford

Doc Rivers talks about new Celtics guard Jordan Crawford

boston.com nba.com yahoo.com ESPN.com Updated Feb 21, 2013
The Celtics coach expressed concern over Jordan Crawford's confidence.
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  • James Harden’s 46 vs. Kyrie Irving’s 35: Who ya got? (VIDEOS)

    James Harden’s 46 vs. Kyrie Irving’s 35: Who ya got? (VIDEOS)

    yahoo.com Feb 21, 2013
    The NBA's 11-game Wednesday night slate was headlined by the first meeting of the Los Angeles Lakers and Boston Celtics following the death of longtime Lakers owner Dr. Jerry Buss, but it was highlighted by a pair of sensational performances by ascendin…
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  • Recent Celtics trades at the deadline

    Recent Celtics trades at the deadline

    boston.com CNNSI.com Feb 21, 2013
    For some perspective on this year, here are the trade deadline deals the Celtics have made recently.
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  • Spend A Minute Listening To This Maniac Lakers Fan Scream At Ke…

    Spend A Minute Listening To This Maniac Lakers Fan Scream At Kevin Garnett

    deadspin.com Feb 21, 2013
    "Kevin, Kevin, Kevin!" he shouts. He finds that he enjoys shouting the word, so he does it again, "KevinKevinKevinKevin!" He slows it down, just to see what that might sound like, "Kevin!-Kevin!-KEVVINNNN!" Yes, that was nice. He stops. Perhaps he has
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  • Lakers honor late owner Dr. Jerry Buss in pregame ceremony befo…

    Lakers honor late owner Dr. Jerry Buss in pregame ceremony before beating rival Celtics (VIDEO)

    yahoo.com Feb 21, 2013
    Before the Los Angeles Lakers took on their longtime rivals, the Boston Celtics, on Wednesday night, the team celebrated the life and legacy of late owner Dr. Jerry Buss, who died Monday at age 80 as a result of kidney failure after being hospitalized. …
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  • Countdown To The Deadline

    Countdown To The Deadline

    CNNSI.com Feb 21, 2013
    Deadline day has finally arrived. Where will the Hawks ship Josh Smith? Will Boston opt to stand pat? Find all the latest news, rumors and analysis here as we live blog the trade deadline.
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  • James Harden Gets Revenge On OKC; Lakers Destroy The Celtics

    James Harden Gets Revenge On OKC; Lakers Destroy The Celtics

    dimemag.com Feb 21, 2013
    When Houston traded for James Harden, they were hoping, maybe even believing that they were getting a star. But we’re not sure anyone thought they were getting this. In Houston’s wild 122-119 comeback win over the Thunder, Harden not only had a defini
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  • Atlanta ready to move Smith; more trade chatter

    Atlanta ready to move Smith; more trade chatter

    CNNSI.com Feb 21, 2013
    The latest trade chatter leading into Thursday afternoon's deadline...
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  • Video - Hypothetical NBA Trades 02:51

    Hypothetical NBA Trades

    Feb 21
    Bill Simmons fires up the NBA Trade Machine for some deadline deals.
  • Video - No Big Trades For Celtics 02:08

    No Big Trades For Celtics

    Feb 21
    Chris Broussard and Flip Saunders discuss why the Celtics didn't trade any of their big-name players.

Sports Columnists

  • O'Neal won't seek buyout, to remain with Suns

    Feb 21
    After the passing of the NBA trade deadline Thursday and a post-deadline meeting with team officials, Phoenix Suns center Jermaine O'Neal told ESPN that he is staying with the Suns as opposed to seeking a buyout of his contract
  • Hawks don't trade Smith, pull off minor deal

    Feb 21
    The Atlanta Hawks investigated offers for Josh Smith for several weeks but ultimately decided not to make a deal.
  • Eric Maynor traded from Oklahoma City Thunder to Portland Trail Blazers

    Feb 21
    The Oklahoma City Thunder have traded backup point guard Eric Maynor to the Portland Trail Blazers, sources told ESPN.com. The Thunder will receive a $2.2 million trade exception in return for Maynor.
  • Orlando Magic trade J.J. Redick to Milwaukee Bucks, according to sources

    Feb 21
    The Milwaukee Bucks and Orlando Magic have agreed to a trade that will send J.J. Redick, Gustavo Ayon and Ish Smith to the Bucks in return for Tobias Harris, Beno Udrih and Doron Lamb, league sources told ESPN.com.