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ClutchPoints Jul 17, 2019
Boston tried to do sign-and-trades with Kyrie Irving, Al Horford, but Nets, Sixers wanted too much draft compensation

Boston tried to do sign-and-trades with Kyrie Irving, Al Horford, but Nets, Sixers wanted too much draft compensation

The Boston Celtics lost both Kyrie Irving and Al Horford in free agency, which was something that they didn’t want to happen. But when it was apparent that both players were not re-signing, the Cs tried to convince their new teams to do sign-and-trades. Unfortunately for Boston, the Brooklyn Nets and the Philadelphia 76ers’ asking […] The post Boston tried to do sign-and-trades with Kyrie Irving, Al Horford, but Nets, Sixers wanted too much draft compensation appeared first on ClutchPoints.
CelticsBlog Jul 18, 2019
Grant Williams taking on the role of Al Horford

Grant Williams taking on the role of Al Horford

Photo by Ethan Miller/ The loss of Al Horford could be a huge opportunity for Grant Williams to come in and make a big time impact immediately. By now, we all should know the impact Al Horford had on this Celtics team for the past three years. Off the court, he was the glue guy and calming presence who kept the team together when they needed a level head to push them through a season. On the court, he consistently put up solid numbers, but they were always overshadowed by others in the box score. Many people looked past him, but Horford was one of the most vital players on the Celtics...
ClutchPoints Jul 17, 2019
Celtics news: Danny Ainge not sure Al Horford leaves Boston if he knew Kemba Walker was coming

Celtics news: Danny Ainge not sure Al Horford leaves Boston if he knew Kemba Walker was coming

Boston Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge doesn’t know if All-Star big man Al Horford would have stayed with the franchise had he known Kemba Walker was going to come to Boston. Horford signed with rival Philadelphia 76ers after opting out of his 2019-20 player option with the Celtics. Horford probably had an idea […] The post Celtics news: Danny Ainge not sure Al Horford leaves Boston if he knew Kemba Walker was coming appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Jul 18, 2019
Report: Celtics were ‘really upset’ with tampering around Al Horford

Report: Celtics were ‘really upset’ with tampering around Al Horford

The Boston Celtics were reportedly really upset with the tampering around big man Al Horford, according to Brian Windhorst of ESPN. Horford signed a four-year, $109 million contract with the Philadelphia 76ers. The All-Star big man declined his $30.1 million player option with the Celtics. The Celtics weren’t reportedly thrilled with how Horford’s free agency […] The post Report: Celtics were ‘really upset’ with tampering around Al Horford appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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