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Danny Ainge Hints At Celtics’ Trade Deadline Plan: Not Seeking ‘Rent-A-Player’
February 16th, 2017 at 1:03 PM
***PHOTO1*** Share this: Surprise, surprise: The Boston Celtics once again are in the thick of NBA trade deadline talks. The Celtics are in pretty good shape ahead of the league's Feb. 23 deadline, sitting second in the Eastern Conference despite the absences of Avery Bradley and Jaylen Brown. They...

Glen Davis Roasts Doc Rivers, Says Ex-Celtics Coach Was ‘Lucky As Hell’ In 2008
February 16th, 2017 at 1:03 PM
***PHOTO1*** Share this: Glen Davis apparently has a serious bone to pick with Doc Rivers. The free agent forward, who played for Rivers on the Los Angeles Clippers and Boston Celtics, appeared on Chris Broussard's "In the Zone" podcast Thursday to discuss his former coach. "Big Baby" didn't pull any...

Isaiah Thomas Didn’t Want To Go To Celtics But Now Calls Opportunity ‘Unbelievable’
February 16th, 2017 at 11:04 AM
***PHOTO1*** Share this: Isaiah Thomas' early scouting report on Boston wasn't great. The Phoenix Suns traded the point guard to the Celtics at the 2015 trade deadline, and Thomas admitted in a recent interview with The Undefeated that he had some reservations about going to Boston. Thomas wanted to...

Ainge: Celtics Not Looking For Rent-A-Player Or Band-Aid Trade
February 16th, 2017 at 11:02 AM
***PHOTO1*** BOSTON (CBS) â?? The Celtics are one of the hottest teams in the NBA as next Thursday's trade deadline approaches, but that hasn't changed Danny Ainge's approach. The C's have won 11 of 12 and sit just 2.5 games back of the Cleveland Cavaliers for the top spot in the...

How Marcus Smart has made Avery Bradley expendable at the trade deadline
February 16th, 2017 at 10:48 AM
***PHOTO1*** Marcus Smart competes for the ball against Philadelphia 76ers guard Nik Stauskas (11) late in the game at TD Garden. (David Butler II/USA Today Sports) Danny Ainge watched this week as the Raptors made a big push to re-claim their position atop the Eastern Conference with Cleveland when they...