The Boston Celtics had an extra-long table lined up for their post-draft news conference Friday, a day after they picked six players.
The Boston Celtics are heading into NBA free agency looking to make a splash and bring in a legitimate star. There are a few different players that they could target, but bringing in a big man would be ideal. Danny Ainge has always been aggressive and that will not change this offseason. Show More Summary
The 2016 NBA draft would classify as chaotic if everybody didn't enter Thursday night expecting madness. Once the Boston Celtics selected Jaylen Brown with the No. 3 pick, all bets were off. Any mock drafts intact eventually went into flames from pick No. Show More Summary
Boston failed to make a big splash again, annoying an antsy fanbase looking for payoff for their many assets. But the Celtics still have the luxury of patience. The Boston Celtics have 12 players under contract from a 48-win team that posted a top-10 offense and a top-5 defense. Show More Summary
It won't make disgruntled Boston Celtics fans any happier, but the disappointing draft night that materialized Thursday was always a possibility. Boston, in theory, controlled the 2016 NBA draft. It had eight picks, the most any team has owned since the draft became a two-round affair in 1989, according to ESPN Stats & Info. Show More Summary
Heading into the 2016 NBA Draft the world appeared to be at the Boston Celtics' fingertips. They held the No. 3 pick, the No. 16 pick, the No. 23 picks and five second-round picks, including Nos. 31 and 35. Boston had more draft capital than anyone and was poised to use it to get a lot better. Show More Summary
The Notre Dame point guard fell far in the draft and will end up with Boston in the middle of the second round. With the No. 45 pick pick in the 2016 NBA Draft, the Boston Celtics have chosen Notre Dame's Demetrius Jackson, marking the second straight year a Fighting Irish point guard has gone in the draft after Jerian Grant was taken 19th in 2015. Show More Summary
Davis was considered a possible lottery pick, but slipped all the way out of the first round. With the No. 31 pick the 2016 NBA Draft, the Boston Celtics have selected Deyonta Davis. Davis was promptly traded to the Memphis Grizzlies, according to Yahoo! Sports. Show More Summary
The Boston Celtics sent a variety of shockwaves through the first round of Thursday’s NBA draft and left their fans with plenty of questions. But the biggest surprise they sprung was with the No. 16 pick, which they used on Frenchman Guerschon Yabusele, a 6-foot-8, 275-pound power forward largely expected to be stashed overseas for the immediate […]
Many consider the Boston Celtics one of the biggest losers of the 2016 NBA draft because the team landed No. 3, meaning Danny Ainge and the front office miss out on Ben Simmons and Brandon Ingram. It’s a fair assessment, but ignoresShow More Summary
The Celtics took the Croatian big man late in the first round. With the 23rd-overall pick in the 2016 NBA Draft, the Boston Celtics selected Ante Zizic, a traditional center standing 6'11 and hailing from Croatia. Zizic may not be well-known for casual fans, but he's been on the radar of NBA teams for years. Show More Summary
The Celtics shock by drafting the French big man. The Boston Celtics selected Guerschon Yabusele, a 20-year-old big man out of France, with the No. 16 overall pick in the 2016 NBA Draft on Thursday night. Yabusele wasn't expected to go this high but leaps over some bigger names to join No. Show More Summary
The NBA Draft can be filled with high and lows for all fans. This Boston Celtics pick was a low for our buddy here. To be fair, Celtics fans never seem to know who their team just drafted. What a disappointing evening for him. @rodger_sherman he went in with high hopes pic.twitter.com/Mt761E7frc — Yachty's Lawyer Pat (@david_jn1) June 24, 2016
The Los Angeles Lakers followed by selecting Duke’s Brandon Ingram, and the Boston Celtics made the first unexpected pick of the night: California forward Jaylen Brown at No. 3.
It was a minor surprise when the Boston Celtics selected wing Jaylen Brown out of Cal with the third overall pick of the NBA Draft Thursday night. Perhaps more surprising still for many basketball fans was hearing that Brown is entering...Show More Summary
The Boston Celtics added an intriguing young piece to their core in Thursday's NBA draft by selecting California forward Jaylen Brown with the No. 3 overall pick. Twitter had plenty to say about Boston's choice, which was the first wild-card...Show More Summary
With the Chicago Bulls shopping guard Jimmy Butler, per Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical, a source told K.C. Johnson of the Chicago Tribune on Thursday that the Boston Celtics have been in talks with the Bulls and have included guard...Show More Summary
The Boston Celtics have selected Jaylen Brown with the third pick in NBA draft.
The Boston Celtics and Chicago Bulls are reportedly discussing a trade centered around Jimmy Butler, according to the Chicago Tribune's K.C. Johnson, and Boston could ship Jae Crowder to the Windy City if the two sides strike a deal. Johnson reported Thursday night that Crowder "has been involved" in the trade talks. More to follow. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
Draft day is here, and the drama starts after the Lakers pick.