Being a former Boston Celtic and now a Los Angeles Clipper, Paul Pierce—an L.A. native—didn't receive the warmest reception at Dodger Stadium. His ceremonial first pitch didn't help his cause. The Dodgers held "Clippers Night" on Tuesday night, and after signing with Lob City this summer, Pierce was given the opportunity to throw out the first pitch. Show More Summary
The Boston Celtics announced today that they have signed guards Terry Rozier and R.J. Hunter. Both players were selected in the first round of the Draft, and were therefore guaranteed to get signed to contracts. So, these signings are standard and were expected. Rozier was selected with the 16th overall pick in the 2015 NBA Draft. He [...]
The Boston Celtics announced today that they have re-signed forward Jae Crowder. “Jae epitomizes everything that we look for in a Celtic,” said Celtics President of Basketball Operations Danny Ainge. “His infectious energy on both ends of the court and his versatile skill set enabled him to win over both the coaching staff and our fan [...]
The Miami HEAT announced today that they have traded guard Zoran Dragic to the Boston Celtics, along with a 2020 second-round draft pick and cash considerations, in exchange for a protected 2019 draft pick. Dragic appeared in 16 games split between the Phoenix Suns and Miami Heat during the 2014-15 season and he averaged 1.8 points [...]
The Golden State Warriors have traded forward David Lee to the Boston Celtics in exchange for forward Gerald Wallace and guard Chris Babb, the team announced today. “On behalf of the entire Golden State Warriors organization, we thank David Lee for his contributions both on and off the court over the last five years,” said Warriors [...]
The Golden State Warriors have completed the trade sending two-time All-Star forward David Lee to the Boston Celtics for Gerald Wallace and Chris Babb, the teams said Monday.
The Miami Heat trimmed roster and payroll Monday, sending Shabazz Napier to the Orlando Magic and Zoran Dragic to the Boston Celtics.
Danny Ainge continued his Pokemon-like collection of guards Monday, as the Boston Celtics acquired guard Zoran Dragic from the Miami Heat in exchange for a protected second-round pick. ESPN's Dan Le Batard first reported the move. The selection going to Miami is "heavily protected," per ESPN's Brian Windhorst. Show More Summary
According to multiple reports, the Miami Heat have sent Zoran Dragic to the Boston Celtics in exchange for a future second-round draft pick. Zoran Dragic had been traded to Boston. The post Miami Heat Trade Zoran Dragic to the Boston Celtics appeared first on SLAMonline.
Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas lit up the Seattle Pro Am to the tune of 50 points, 11 rebounds and seven assists this weekend. Thomas was getting major buckets and The post Isaiah Thomas Drops 50 Points at Seattle Pro-Am (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
Boston Celtics point guard Isaiah Thomas just had wrist surgery in June, with a recovery timeline of two to four weeks from the time the procedure came to light July 12. After his performance this weekend at the Seattle Pro-Am, I'd say he's 100 percent healthy. Show More Summary
The Boston Celtics did not make a big splash this offseason but still made some notable moves this summer. David Lee and Amir Johnson are key acquisitions for the team. They should add some solid depth to the frontcourt. The C's drafted a pair of guards in the first round of the 2015 NBA draft in Terry Rozier and R.J. Show More Summary
LAS VEGAS — The Boston Celtics’ backcourt didn ’t need an upgrade this offseason. Marcus Smart, Avery Bradley, Isaiah Thomas and young prospects James Young and Phil Pressey already constitute a packed guard depth chart. That logjamShow More Summary
One of the biggest surprises of the 2015 NBA Draft came at pick No. 16, when the Boston Celtics selected Louisville guard Terry Rozier. Rozier, an undersized combo guard, was not expected to go until later in the first round according...Show More Summary
The Boston Celtics have signed rookie forward Jordan Mickey. Mickey, a 6’8” forward out of LSU, was selected with the 33rd overall pick in the 2015 NBA Draft. He appeared in five games for the Celtics during the Las Vegas Summer League and averaged 13.8 points on 52.9 percent shooting from the field, 9.6 rebounds, 1.0 [...]
Paul Pierce helped lead the Boston Celtics to an NBA championship in 2008, beating out the Lakers in the Finals.
Spurs rookie Shannon Scott sent the Spurs to the Summer League Semifinals with a game-winning, buzzer-beating floater against the Boston Celtics on Saturday. The post Spurs’ Shannon Scott Hits Game-Winning Floater at the Buzzer (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
Here’s ESPN Boston reporting some relatively good news. Not great news. Because it’s still about an injury. But news that Marcus Smart could have been in a lot worse shape than he is: Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart expressed relief Saturday that he dodged a more severe injury when he dislocated two fingers on his right hand Thursday [...]
For anyone who thought Terry Rozier's special sandwich—which was listed in his Louisville Cardinals player profile—wasn't real, here's proof that it's the real deal. The Boston Celtics rookie recently went on NBA TV's The Starters and showed the crew how to make his special sandwich. Show More Summary
This has not been an ideal summer for Boston Celtics guard James Young. He entered the offseason 20 pounds heavier than the day he was drafted. Stronger, faster, more focused and athletic. It understandably led to unreasonable expectations heading into Boston's participation in the Utah Jazz and Las Vegas Summer Leagues. Show More Summary