1. Terry Rozier on Celtics' Game 3 Loss: 'We Needed to Get Our Butts Whipped'

    Boston Celtics point guard Terry Rozier saw a silver lining in Saturday's 116-86 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals...

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  2. Brad Stevens Says Playing on Road Is No Excuse for Celtics' Poor Play in Game 3

    Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens didn't want to hear anyone using the excuse about playing on the road to explain his team's 116-86 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals...

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  3. Brad Stevens Jokes About Lakers After Kobe Bryant's Jayson Tatum Analysis

    Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens joked about Kobe Bryant offering analysis of star rookie Jayson Tatum. "You've gotta be careful taking (advice) from a Laker," Stevens told reporters prior to Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals...

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  4. Jayson Tatum Grateful for Kobe Bryant's Criticism: 'It's Helpful Information'

    Former NBA superstar Kobe Bryant analyzed the game of Boston Celtics rookie Jayson Tatum on his ESPN+ series Detail , and Tatum appreciated the feedback Bryant offered. "That was really cool for me...

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  5. Jaylen Brown, Marcus Smart Address Celtics Playoff Road Woes

    The Boston Celtics aren't sweating their 1-4 road record in the playoffs as the Eastern Conference Finals gets set to descend upon Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland...

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  6. Paul Pierce on Jayson Tatum Comparisons: 'He's a Superstar in the Making'

    Boston Celtics legend Paul Pierce paid rookie Jayson Tatum some major compliments Thursday. When asked about how Tatum compares to him when he was a young player, Pierce suggested to Chad Finn of Boston...

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  7. Marcus Morris on Ty Lue's 'Gooning' Comment: 'S--t, We're Doing What It Takes'

    Boston Celtics forward Marcus Morris agreed with Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue's assessment Tuesday that the C's are "gooning the game up" to get an upper hand in the series...

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  8. Marcus Smart Says JR Smith Is Known for Dirty Plays After Pushing Al Horford

    Marcus Smart called out JR Smith for his dirty play following the Boston Celtics ' 107-94 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers Tuesday, via Ben Golliver of Sports Illustrated : "That's a dirty shot," Smart explained, per Jeff Goodman of ESPN...

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  9. Al Horford's Sister: 'F--k You JR' After JR Smith Pushes Celtics Star in Midair

    A questionable play on the court Tuesday led to an angry response from Al Horford 's sister, Anna (warning: NSFW language) : In the fourth quarter of the Boston Celtics ...

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  10. Marcus Smart: Mother Wants Me Focused on Playoffs During Chemotherapy

    As his team battles for a spot in the NBA Finals, Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart will have to do his best to stay focused on basketball when he's on the court. ESPN...

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  11. Celtics Rumors: Latest Trade Reports Before 2018 NBA Draft Lottery

    The Boston Celtics have been one of the most aggressive teams in the NBA when it comes to acquiring talent in recent years. We could see a similar strategy this offseason regardless of how the rest of the playoffs shake out...

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  12. Brad Stevens Says Recent Praise Is 'Uncomfortable,' Credits Celtics Players

    Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens has his team ahead of LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers 1-0 in the Eastern Conference Finals despite losing Kyrie Irving , Gordon ...

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  13. Robert Parish: Celtics HC Brad Stevens 'Getting a Little Too Much Praise'

    Nobody's stock has risen higher during the 2018 NBA playoffs than Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens', but Celtics legend Robert Parish wondered if some are going a bit overboard in crediting Stevens for the team's success...

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  14. Marcus Smart on Jaylen Brown: He Talks a Lot of Trash, He Don't Care Who You Are

    The Boston Celtics did not appear to be intimidated by LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers on Sunday in Game 1 of the NBA Eastern Conference finals, beating them easily 108-83 behind Jaylen Brown's 23 points and eight rebounds...

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  15. Marcus Morris Credits Celtics 'Team Effort' in Holding LeBron James to 15 Points

    Boston Celtics forward Marcus Morris deflected praise after his team successfully stifled Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James en route to a 108-83 victory Sunday at TD Garden in the Eastern Conference Finals of the 2018 NBA playoffs...

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  16. Celtics Shut Down Underdog Narrative, Prove Matchup Nightmares for LeBron, Cavs

    Throughout the 2017-18 NBA season, the Boston Celtics have functioned as a better team than the Cleveland Cavaliers . That's an objective fact...

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  17. Jayson Tatum Reflects on Debut vs. LeBron: 'No Better Way to Start Your Career'

    Jayson Tatum has exceeded all possible expectations for his rookie season, helping lead the Boston Celtics to the conference finals despite the losses of Kyrie Irving and Gordon Hayward...

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  18. Brad Stevens' Blueprint to Slowing Down LeBron James in Cavs-Celtics East Finals

    One of today's greatest NBA minds will clash with the game's best overall player, as the Boston Celtics and Cleveland Cavaliers are set to battle for the third time in the past four postseasons...

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  19. Marcus Morris: I'm the Best at Defending LeBron James Besides Kawhi Leonard

    Boston Celtics forward Marcus Morris said Saturday the San Antonio Spurs ' Kawhi Leonard, a two-time NBA Defensive Player of the Year, is the only player more capable of defending Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James than himself...

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  20. Brad Stevens 'Non-Committal' on Celtics' Starting Lineup vs. LeBron James, Cavs

    As the Cleveland Cavaliers prepare for the Boston Celtics in the 2018 Eastern Conference Finals, they will have to do so without knowing who their opponent will send out on the court when the series tips off...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 8 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  21. Gordon Hayward 'Feeling Like an Athlete Again' After Surgery on Leg Injury

    As the Boston Celtics prepare to take on the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Eastern Conference Finals, they will do so without Gordon Hayward . The good news is that the All-Star is progressing in his rehab...

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  22. Jaylen Brown 'Super Excited' to Play LeBron James, Cavs in Conference Finals

    Boston Celtics shooting guard Jaylen Brown said Friday he's "super excited" for a second consecutive Eastern Conference Finals clash with LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

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  23. Joel Embiid Fouled, Marcus Smart Traveled on Final Play, Says NBA's L2M Report

    The NBA announced Thursday that officials missed two key calls against the Boston Celtics in the waning seconds of their 114-112 Game 5 win over the Philadelphia 76ers at TD Garden on Wednesday evening ...

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  24. Celtics Reportedly Upset Joel Embiid Didn't Shake Hands After 76ers Lost Game 5

    In the latest installment of NBA #PettyWarz, some members of the Boston Celtics are reportedly annoyed Joel Embiid did not shake hands with them before leaving the floor following Wednesday's Game 5 loss...

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  25. Terry Rozier: Knocking Ball Off Joel Embiid to Win Game 5 'A Championship Play'

    The Boston Celtics were nursing a two-point lead in the waning seconds of Wednesday's Game 5 in their second-round playoff series when it appeared as though Philadelphia 76ers All-Star ...

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