CELTICS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Fan Friday: Ben Vallis

It’s time for Red’s Army “Fan Friday,” the weekly feature that introduces you to Celtics fans from all around the globe. If you’d like to nominate someone to be featured – including yourself – please email us at Redsarmy.com@gmail.com. Provide the person’s contact info and some brief details about the fan’s background as a member of Celtics Nation. This week we...
Via Red's Army
50 minutes ago

Trade Deadline Recap: Ainge Still Waiting, Patiently, To Use Picks

Another NBA Trade Deadline came and went, and once again, the Celtics were unable to supply the fanbase the “fireworks” they promised so long ago. Many fans have deemed the team’s inability to package valuable picks with valuable players for a “superstar” to be a failure. But that isn’t to say that the Celtics actually failed. Without being in the actual war room, we...
Via Red's Army
1 hour ago

Danny Ainge's patience is a virtue for Celtics

COMMENTARY Imagine Danny Ainge on the 18th green at some swanky New England country club, staring down a 20-foot putt to set a new course record. Wearing khakis, a green polo and a Celtics visor, he’s studying this double break with every ounce of brain power–on all fours with his chin scraping the ground. Finally, […]
Via Boston.com
1 hour ago

The Boston Celtics Need Health as the Trade Deadline Passes

As the Celtics return to action after a quiet trade deadline, all Boston can hope for is to stay healthy. For this year’s trade deadline, rumors were swirling around the Boston Celtics. Jimmy Butler, Paul George, and Andre Drummond were the big name players that Boston was linked to, but ultimately there wasn’t a deal […] The Boston Celtics Need Health as the Trade Deadline...
Via Hardwood Houdini
1 hour ago

Are you satisfied with how the trade deadline went for the Celtics?

Debate the answer with Chad Finn and Boston sports fans at The Sports Q.
Via Boston.com
7 hours ago

The (mostly) boring history of the Celtics at the trade deadline

If you feel a little miffed by the lack of movement involving the Boston Celtics' roster, it's probably no consolation to hear today's (lack of) events are not exactly out of the ordinary, true or not. In fact, the Celtics, historically speaking, have been one of the league's least exciting teams on the day of the NBA trade deadline since Larry Bird was an obstacle to other teams...
Via Celtics Life
16 hours ago

Paul George and Jimmy Butler Fail to Fit Into Boston Celtics' NBA Trade Deadline Plans

[News] Paul George and Jimmy Butler Fail to Materialize for Boston Celtics at NBA's Trade Deadline | Celtics Prepare for Much Anticipated Matchup Friday Against Revamped Toronto Raptors
Via CLNS Radio
19 hours ago

Celtics Hold on to War Chest at Trade Deadline

Matt and Jonathan Ignal break down the major implications of Boston failing to make a deal for Jimmy Butler and Paul George, as well as not picking up any minor pieces to assist with the playoff run. Follow us on Twitter: @CLNSRoundtable
Via CLNS Radio
20 hours ago

Danny Ainge opens up about why Celtics didn’t make a trade before deadline

After weeks of speculation that the Boston Celtics would acquire a superstar at the trade deadline, Thursday came and went with the Celtics doing absolutely nothing, not even a small trade for depth.Boston’s roster remains as is, which isn’t necessarily a bad thing. After all, the Celtics are in second place in the Eastern Conference, so they must be doing something right.But...
Via The Sports Daily
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Here's why the Pacers didn't trade Paul George

Paul George was one of the bigger names that had potential to change teams in advance of Thursday's NBA trade deadline, but after listening to several offers, the Pacers decided to stand pat. The Celtics were the ones most likely to acquire George in any deal that might have gotten done, but Indiana's asking price of several rotation players and Brooklyn's unprotected 2017 first...
Via FOX Sports
21 hours ago

Celtics rumors: Woj says Pacers won’t trade Paul George, so looks like that deal is dead

Adrian Wojnarowski says the Paul George deal is dead, so that’s the end of that. The host of The Vertical podcast just tweeted the Pacers star isn’t going anywhere. Based on Woj’s impeccable track record, that would appear to be it. Now the question is if the Celtics can pull off a minor deal to help the margins of their roster, particularly in the rebounding department. Oh...
Via Green Street
21 hours ago

Dan O’Shea: Boston is Better off Leaving Paul George Alone

This is a guest post from The Unbalanced. A sports blog dedicated to producing analysis and commentary pieces across all sports, including politics and culture. Below is a piece by Dan O’Shea(@theoshow34) looking at why Boston is better off without Paul George. People have been waiting for the Celtics to make a big splash at […] Dan O’Shea: Boston is Better off Leaving Paul...
Via Hardwood Houdini
22 hours ago

Celtics Rumors: Are Pacers attempting to clear roster spots so they can send Paul George to Boston?

OK, now the rumor mill is getting good. According to ESPN’s Brian Windhorst, the Pacers are calling around trying to clear roster spots. Why, you ask? Note the language: teams “suspect” the flurry of activity “might” be related to Celtics talks. That’s by no means definitive, but with Woj already reporting that the C’s are willing to include this year’s Nets pick...
Via Green Street
23 hours ago

With 90 minutes to go, Paul George to the Celtics rumors are starting to get very real

Lots of mixed signals coming out, but after the Celtics agreed to put the Nets pick in play, it appears that talks between Danny and Larry have gone from the exploratory route to this could really happen. We'll keep you updated.Related: Report: Paul George will only commit to Indiana, Lakers long-term; UPDATE: Boston has reportedly increased its offer to include a Nets pick
Via Celtics Life
23 hours ago

Isaiah Thomas has funny explanation for emojis

All it took was one emoji tweeted by Isaiah Thomas to send the Internet into a frenzy. And now the Boston Celtics guards is explaining the meaning behind his tweet.Thomas sent out a tweet on Monday evening that contained just one emoji of eyes looking at something. NBA fans went nuts over the emoji tweet, thinking it signified the Celtics were making a trade.Nothing materialized...
Via Larry Brown Sports
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Pacers, Celtics discussing Paul George trade

The Indiana Pacers have been gauging the trade market for Paul George, and it seems like the team with the most interest is the Boston Celtics.According to Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical, the Celtics have been reluctant to include the first-round pick they have from the Brooklyn Nets in trade talks, but Boston GM Danny Ainge could be warming up to the idea. Any trade the Celtics...
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Isaiah Thomas continues to troll over trade rumors

If we can say one thing about Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas, it’s this. He knows how to get people going with a simple emoji tweet.Only two days after getting everyone buzzing with a one-emoji tweet, Thomas has done it again. What could he mean by this? Is he saying that things are moving too slow? Is he somehow trying to trick the Celtics or some other organization into...
Via Sportsnaut
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Brad Stevens reportedly impressed All-Stars with video montage

Boston Celtics coach Brad Stevens and his staff were in charge of the Eastern Conference All-Stars this year, and the group is said to have made a very good impression on some of the NBA’s most talented players.The Celtics coaching staff reportedly showed a video before the game on Sunday that featured all 12 Eastern Conference All-Stars from their younger playing years through...
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Celtics focused on Jimmy Butler amid Cousins trade news

The Boston Celtics, given the Sunday’s NBA blockbuster, appear to be sitting on the sideline at the moment.The New Orleans Pelicans reportedly acquired DeMarcus Cousins from the Sacramento Kings late Sunday night for a price that certainly didn’t seem very steep at all. New Orleans sent back a package that included 2016 first-round selection Buddy Hield, a 2017 first-round pick...
Via NESN.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Butler to Celtics talk will loom over All-Star week

Forget about the Carmelo Anthony trade rumors. According to one report, Jimmy Butler is the hottest name on the NBA’s trade market right now, and he could be headed to the Boston Celtics before the deadline on Feb. 23rd.Talking about the trade deadline on his Woj Report Saturday night, Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical said Butler to Boston rumors “will loom over the entire...
Via Sportsnaut
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Isaiah Thomas couldn't sleep after meeting Michael Jordan

Michael Jordan has the power to fuel anyone’s hoop dreams, even battle-hardened NBA veterans like Isaiah Thomas.The Celtics star met Jordan for the first time Friday in New Orleans, and the experience is one he won’t soon forget. Thomas giddily told The Boston Globe’s Gary Washburn about the effect Jordan’s compliments had on him.“Michael Jordan, I met Michael Jordan,...
Via NESN.com
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Isaiah Thomas tells official bad call was ‘f—ing horrible’

The Celtics suffered arguably their most brutal loss of the season on Thursday night when Jimmy Butler sank two free throws with 0.9 seconds remaining to win the game, 104-103.Marcus Smart was whistled for a questionable foul on Butler, which really didn’t look to be a foul. And how an official calls one that late to decide a game just shows how big of a role judgement plays as...
Via The Sports Daily
7 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Dario Saric on Tough Loss for Philadelphia 76ers vs Boston Celtics

Dario Saric's full postgame press conference following the Boston Celtics 116-108 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers. Visit http://www.ziprecruiter.com/sportsfan to post to more than 200 job sites for FREE. Visit http://www.blueapron.com/gardenreport and for 3 free meals + free shipping. Get the CLNS Radio App on your mobile device! Click Here: www.clnsradio.com/iosFREE www.clnsradio...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Jae Crowder on Marcus Smart Playing His Best Basketball

Jae Crowder's full postgame press conference following the Boston Celtics 116-108 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers. Visit http://www.ziprecruiter.com/sportsfan to post to more than 200 job sites for FREE. Visit http://www.blueapron.com/gardenreport and for 3 free meals + free shipping. Get the CLNS Radio App on your mobile device! Click Here: www.clnsradio.com/iosFREE www.clnsradio...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Brad Stevens on Marcus Smart's Improved Play on Both Ends of the Court

Brad Stevens' full postgame press conference following the Boston Celtics 116-108 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers. Visit http://www.ziprecruiter.com/sportsfan to post to more than 200 job sites for FREE. Visit http://www.blueapron.com/gardenreport and for 3 free meals + free shipping. Get the CLNS Radio App on your mobile device! Click Here: www.clnsradio.com/iosFREE www.clnsradio...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss
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