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CelticsBlog 15 hours ago
Boston Celtics daily links 10/15/19

Boston Celtics daily links 10/15/19

Jayson Tatum vs Hornets 10/6/19 | Photo by Brian Babineau/NBAE via All the Celtics news you need in one convenient place. Herald Celtics’ Daniel Theis bracing for big test from bigger opponents Globe Hornets coach James Borrego on Terry Rozier: ‘I expect Terry to lead’ USA Today LeBron James’ Morey, China comments prompt Enes Kanter response CelticsBlog Celtics rookies continuing to impress Brad Stevens Report: Celtics pick up options on Jayson Tatum and Robert Williams Celtics regulars to miss preseason finale Who should start at center for the Boston...
ClutchPoints 16 hours ago
Brad Stevens explains why nearly all of Boston’s important players didn’t make trip to Cleveland

Brad Stevens explains why nearly all of Boston’s important players didn’t make trip to Cleveland

The Boston Celtics are going to be extremely shorthanded for Tuesday night’s preseason matchup against the Cavs. In fact, several Celtics players didn’t make the trip to Cleveland at all, as Brad Stevens has given them the night off. According to a report from Spencer Davies of BBallInsiders, Jayson Tatum, Jaylen Brown, Marcus Smart, Enes […] The post Brad Stevens explains why nearly all of Boston’s important players didn’t make trip to Cleveland appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Oct 14, 2019
Celtics exercise options on Jayson Tatum, Robert Williams

Celtics exercise options on Jayson Tatum, Robert Williams

The Boston Celtics have exercised options on Jayson Tatum and Robert Williams, according to multiple reports. Shams Charania of The Athletic and Stadium broke the news on Tatum, while Keith Smith of Yahoo Sports relayed the Williams tidbit: The Boston Celtics have exercised forward Jayson Tatums $9.9M fourth-year team option, league sources tell @TheAthleticNBA @Stadium. […] The post Celtics exercise options on Jayson Tatum, Robert Williams appeared first on ClutchPoints.
CelticsBlog Oct 14, 2019
Report: Celtics pick up options on Jayson Tatum and Robert Williams

Report: Celtics pick up options on Jayson Tatum and Robert Williams

Photo by Brian Babineau/NBAE via Tatum and Williams will be sticking around Boston a little while longer. All signs point to the Boston Celtics making Jayson Tatum a focal point of the team not only for this season, but the future as well. According to The Athletic’s Shams Charania, who sited league sources, the Celtics picked up Tatum’s $9.9 million fourth-year team option Monday. The Boston Celtics have exercised forward Jayson Tatum's $9.9M fourth-year team option, league sources tell @TheAthleticNBA @Stadium. Critical third season coming for Tatum.— Shams Charania...
CelticsBlog Oct 14, 2019
Boston Celtics daily links 10/14/19

Boston Celtics daily links 10/14/19

Jayson Tatum vs Cavaliers 10/13/19 | Photo by Brian Babineau/NBAE via All the Celtics news you need in one convenient place. Herald Celtics will depend on a little EuroLeague maturity Tacko Fall’s course set, converted to two-way contract with Celtics Boston Celtics legends facing their mortality Celtics win third straight in exhibition, 118-72, over Cleveland Celtics’ Vincent Poirier no stranger to fighting for attention Celtics’ Tacko Fall warms to idea of a winter in New England Globe Celtics convert Tacko Fall to a two-way contract Celtics, Zion Williamson remain...
CelticsBlog Oct 14, 2019
Tatum (illness) out for preseason finale

Tatum (illness) out for preseason finale

Photo by Kathryn Riley/ The 3-0 Boston Celtics will be missing an offensive focal point in the last game before the regular season. Jayson Tatum has had a great preseason so far, demonstrating his scoring and ability to affect the game without scoring at different intervals throughout Boston’s perfect 3-0 start. The Boston Celtics have one preseason game left against the Cleveland Cavaliers, but they’ll have to do it without Tatum: #NEBHInjuryReport Jayson Tatum (illness) did not practice today and will not travel with the team to Cleveland.— Boston Celtics (@celtics) October 14,...
Inquisitr Oct 14, 2019
NBA Rumors: Jaylen Brown Could ‘Play His Way Into A Max Deal’ This Season, Eastern Conference GM Predicts

NBA Rumors: Jaylen Brown Could ‘Play His Way Into A Max Deal’ This Season, Eastern Conference GM Predicts

As it seems, Jaylen Brown might only be the third offensive option at best on a Boston Celtics team that features Kemba Walker and Jayson Tatum. However, one NBA executive reportedly believes that the 22-year-old wingman just might play well enough in the 2019-20 season to merit a maximum contract offer, provided he chooses not to sign the contract extension he is eligible for. Citing a recent report from Frank Urbina of HoopsHype, Bleacher Report wrote that one Eastern Conference general manager has high hopes for Brown’s prospects in free agency next summer. The former No. 3 overall...
Lakers Nation Oct 13, 2019
Jayson Tatum: Kobe Bryant ‘Didn’t Teach Me Anything Bad’ Amid ESPN’s De-Kobe-Ing Article

Jayson Tatum: Kobe Bryant ‘Didn’t Teach Me Anything Bad’ Amid ESPN’s De-Kobe-Ing Article

Even though Kobe Bryant retired following the 2015-16 NBA season, Kobe Bryant has remained close to the game he...
ClutchPoints Oct 13, 2019
Celtics’ Kemba Walker back in the lineup after missing last game with a sore knee

Celtics’ Kemba Walker back in the lineup after missing last game with a sore knee

Boston Celtics point guard Kemba Walker will play in Sunday’s preseason matchup against the Cleveland Cavaliers after missing the team’s last contest with a knee issue, according to ESPN’s Tim Bontemps: Brad Stevens says Kemba Walker (knee) is going to play today against the Cavs, and will start with Jaylen Brown, Jayson Tatum, Gordon Hayward […] The post Celtics’ Kemba Walker back in the lineup after missing last game with a sore knee appeared first on ClutchPoints.
CelticsBlog Oct 12, 2019
Boston Celtics daily links 10/12/19

Boston Celtics daily links 10/12/19

Gordon Hayward vs Bucks 5/8/19 | Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports All the Celtics news you need in one convenient place. Herald Defense, Langford and Tacko highlight Celtics preseason win over Magic Globe Jayson Tatum: Kobe Bryant ‘didn’t teach me bad habits’ With Tacko Fall’s popularity and upside, Celtics have a big decision ahead Observations from Celtics’ 25-point exhibition win in Orlando NBA not looking so fearless in face of China controversy Celtics Green Comments from the Other Side - Magic 10/11/19 CelticsBlog Marcus Smart keeps working on improved 3-point...
CelticsBlog Oct 12, 2019
Ten takeaways from Boston’s blowout win in Orlando

Ten takeaways from Boston’s blowout win in Orlando

Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports The Celtics dominated the Magic from the jump and never backed off. 1. Jayson Tatum’s shot selection looks much improved. He’s either driving the ball or taking open three-pointers. After the game he said he won’t stop taking mid-range shots and that Kobe Bryant didn’t teach him bad habits. But whether it is conscious or not, Tatum looks like he’s taking better shots. He just makes it look so easy pic.twitter.com/Tx26Ks89U3— Boston Celtics (@celtics) October 11, 2019 2. Brad Stevens and multiple Celtics said that Marcus Smart’s shooting...
ClutchPoints Oct 12, 2019
Celtics’ Jayson Tatum defends Kobe Bryant amid criticisms of his 2018-19 performance

Celtics’ Jayson Tatum defends Kobe Bryant amid criticisms of his 2018-19 performance

Boston Celtics rising star Jayson Tatum is rebuffing the criticisms thrown at him and Kobe Bryant. To recall, the 21-year-old forward had an offseason workout with Bryant in 2018, but he failed to take the next step in his development the following season as the Celtics struggled. Now, in a recent story by Tim Bontemps […] The post Celtics’ Jayson Tatum defends Kobe Bryant amid criticisms of his 2018-19 performance appeared first on ClutchPoints.
CelticsBlog Oct 10, 2019
Boston Celtics daily links 10/10/19

Boston Celtics daily links 10/10/19

Jayson Tatum vs Bucks 5/8/19 | Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports All the Celtics news you need in one convenient place. Herald Enes Kanter’s father goes on trial in Turkey Brad Stevens sees Jayson Tatum with a “different assertiveness” Al Horford finds hope in Philly after Celtics crash Globe Larry Bird listed LeBron James among his favorite NBA players Al Horford talked about free agency, Kyrie Irving, and why he left Boston Overlooked no more, ‘superhuman’ Javonte Green is charging toward Celtics roster Business with China has ramifications. Did the NBA know what it was...
ClutchPoints Oct 9, 2019
Brad Stevens says 2019 Celtics training camp has been Jayson Tatum’s best ‘by far’

Brad Stevens says 2019 Celtics training camp has been Jayson Tatum’s best ‘by far’

Boston Celtics swingman Jayson Tatum is entering the ever-important Year 3 in his career, and head coach Brad Stevens has liked what he has seen from Tatum during training camp. Stevens told Tim Bontemps of ESPN that Tatum has been assertive throughout the course of camp, and that his improvements in focused areas speaks to […] The post Brad Stevens says 2019 Celtics training camp has been Jayson Tatum’s best ‘by far’ appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Oct 9, 2019
Celtics’ Kemba Walker claims Jayson Tatum ‘is going to be a star’

Celtics’ Kemba Walker claims Jayson Tatum ‘is going to be a star’

Boston Celtics point guard Kemba Walker has no doubt small forward Jayson Tatum “is going to be a star” in the NBA. With All-Stars Kyrie Irving and Al Horford gone, the Celtics are going to be expecting a lot more from Tatum this season. The talented swingman is ready for a bigger role in Boston, […] The post Celtics’ Kemba Walker claims Jayson Tatum ‘is going to be a star’ appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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