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ClutchPoints 4 hours ago
Enes Kanter says a big reason he picked Celtics was because of message from Kemba Walker

Enes Kanter says a big reason he picked Celtics was because of message from Kemba Walker

It looks like Kemba Walker recruited Enes Kanter to the Boston Celtics this summer. Kanter, who signed a two-year, $9.7 million deal with the Celtics, says he got a phone call from Walker on general manager Danny Ainge’s phone which sealed the deal for him to join Boston. “One of the reasons I picked Boston […] The post Enes Kanter says a big reason he picked Celtics was because of message from Kemba Walker appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints 5 hours ago
Kemba Walker would’ve stayed with Hornets if he got a better 5-year offer

Kemba Walker would’ve stayed with Hornets if he got a better 5-year offer

Kemba Walker ended up signing a four-year, $141 million contract with the Boston Celtics at the onset of NBA free agency, as the Charlotte Hornets were not willing to offer the point guard the full max. But did the Hornets even have to offer Walker a $221 million max deal to get him to stay? […] The post Kemba Walker would’ve stayed with Hornets if he got a better 5-year offer appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Swarm and Sting 7 hours ago

Charlotte Hornets: Kemba leaving spotlights flawed financial philosophy

The departure of Kemba Walker in the 2019 free agency shows many flaws coming on the end of the Charlotte Hornets organization. Charlotte Hornets fans have had a tough 2019 free agency given the shocking departure of long time point guard Kemba Walker. Walker, who was drafted by Charlotte in 2011, was a consistent— often […] Charlotte Hornets: Kemba leaving spotlights flawed financial philosophy - Swarm and Sting - Swarm and Sting - A Charlotte Hornets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
ClutchPoints Jul 14, 2019
Carsen Edwards already showing big-time potential for the Celtics

Carsen Edwards already showing big-time potential for the Celtics

The 2019-20 Boston Celtics will look much different than they have in the last few seasons. With All-Stars Kyrie Irving and Al Horford gone, plus backup point guard Terry Rozier going to the Charlotte Hornets for Kemba Walker, Brad Stevens and Co. will have adjustments to make. Aside from Walker, much of the production will […] The post Carsen Edwards already showing big-time potential for the Celtics appeared first on ClutchPoints.
CelticsBlog Jul 13, 2019
Don’t count on Tacko Fall for Celtics’ final roster spot

Don’t count on Tacko Fall for Celtics’ final roster spot

Why Al Horford departed, a Kemba Walker interview and more with Jared Weiss. Al Horford’s blue stripes, shoes adorned his body. Those eyes don’t shine above a Celtics jersey anymore. As he praised Philadelphia, Elton Brand and the 76ers’ championship chances reality struck hard. He’s really gone. Why? Reports continue to tout the money Horford received. It’s largely backed by championship bonuses, but Horford could earn over $100-million over four seasons. Boston’s offer remains unknown. In his place, the situation has grown so desperate that fans are calling for Tacko Fall...
Inquisitr Jul 12, 2019
NBA Rumors: Terry Rozier ‘Not Far Behind’ Kyrie Irving, Still A Bargain For Hornets, Says Agent Aaron Turner

NBA Rumors: Terry Rozier ‘Not Far Behind’ Kyrie Irving, Still A Bargain For Hornets, Says Agent Aaron Turner

After a season filled with drama and frustrations with the Boston Celtics, Terry Rozier headed into the summer of 2019 with the goal of finding a team that could give him a starting role and a decent contract. Rozier succeeded to achieve both goals after the Boston Celtics agreed to send him to the Charlotte Hornets in a sign-and-trade deal involving Kemba Walker. Aside from being tasked to fill the void left by Walker, Rozier also got a three-year, $56.7 million deal from the Hornets.Click here to continue and read more...
CelticsBlog Jul 11, 2019
Boston Celtics daily links 7/11/19

Boston Celtics daily links 7/11/19

All the Celtics news you need in one convenient place. Herald Nets respond to Kyrie Irving’s past with an open mind policy Tacko Fall cuts through the frenzy to what’s important, his career Brad Stevens wishes Kyrie Irving and Al Horford well Celtics waive Guerschon Yabusele Carsen Edwards readies his deep shot for the next level Steve Clifford on coaching Kemba Walker: “One of the best experiences I’ve had” Globe Morning Sports Update: Brad Stevens said he ‘admires’ Tacko Fall Celtics waive Guerschon Yabusele Read Al Horford’s thank-you note to the Celtics Brad...
ClutchPoints Jul 10, 2019
Brad Stevens believes Celtics still appeal to top free agents after Kemba Walker signing

Brad Stevens believes Celtics still appeal to top free agents after Kemba Walker signing

Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens is convinced that his team will stay in a good position to attract top free agents similar to what happened this summer, when they were able to convince Kemba Walker to sign. The Celtics had a tumultuous year last season due to on-court inconsistencies and chemistry issues. Boston found […] The post Brad Stevens believes Celtics still appeal to top free agents after Kemba Walker signing appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Jul 10, 2019
Is Terry Rozier capable of being the franchise point guard the Hornets need him to be?

Is Terry Rozier capable of being the franchise point guard the Hornets need him to be?

The Charlotte Hornets acquired Terry Rozier in a sign-and-trade that sent franchise guard Kemba Walker to the Boston Celtics, marking the dawn of a new era in Charlotte. Walker entered the league in 2011 and had spent his entire career with the Hornets organization. But when it became clear Charlotte was not willing to offer […] The post Is Terry Rozier capable of being the franchise point guard the Hornets need him to be? appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Jul 10, 2019
Brad Stevens raves about Kemba Walker, excited All-Star came to Celtics

Brad Stevens raves about Kemba Walker, excited All-Star came to Celtics

While speaking to reporters at Summer League in Las Vegas, Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens had nothing but good things to say about the team’s new starting point guard, All-Star Kemba Walker. Walker will be replacing Kyrie Irving in Boston. Stevens is thrilled Walker decided to come to the Celtics and is excited to […] The post Brad Stevens raves about Kemba Walker, excited All-Star came to Celtics appeared first on ClutchPoints.
CelticsBlog Jul 10, 2019
The Kemba Walker era officially begins with his new Celtics Nike jersey!

The Kemba Walker era officially begins with his new Celtics Nike jersey!

There’s a lot to love about Kemba Walker in a Boston Celtics jersey. The Kemba Walker era has begun in Boston! Kemba might not be the star point guard that we expected to be leading the Celtics at this time a year ago, but he just might be the star point guard we need. After a troubling season plagued by chemistry concerns, Kemba Walker walks in with a resume that includes multiple Sportsmanship Awards. He is universally loved by everyone in the league. He has leadership qualities to spare and a megawatt smile. Oh yeah, and he can also play a little too. Last season he averaged 25.6...
CelticsBlog Jul 9, 2019
Celtics in the age of player empowerment

Celtics in the age of player empowerment

Would Boston have taken Kevin Durant with an achilles tear to keep Kyrie Irving if all went well last year? The Celtics rely on a culture, history of winning and strong management as their draw. In three out of four seasons it scored Al Horford, Gordon Hayward and Kemba Walker. An unprecedented wave of player movement followed this summer, featuring Anthony Davis, Paul George and Kevin Durant all teaming up with friends in whatever situation fit. The bumbling Lakers, the long-hapless Clippers and a Nets franchise that was never previously a destination scored the top fish on the market....
CelticsBlog Jul 9, 2019
Boston Celtics daily links 7/9/19

Boston Celtics daily links 7/9/19

All the Celtics news you need in one convenient place. Herald Celtics have questions, but so does rest of East Terry Rozier excited to start, be leader in Charlotte Globe Paul Pierce weighed in on Kemba Walker and an ‘aging’ Al Horford Celtics prospect Tacko Fall might be the most entertaining guy in Las Vegas right now Get to know Celtics prospect Tacko Fall: The Las Vegas Summer League sensation Celtics Green Random Thoughts as Summer League Goes On CelticsBlog Celtics Summer squad rolls along in 89-72 win over Cavaliers, improves to 2-0 The brilliance of Grant Williams...
ClutchPoints Jul 9, 2019
Hornets’ James Borrego thinks Terry Rozier is ‘ready for the next step’

Hornets’ James Borrego thinks Terry Rozier is ‘ready for the next step’

Shortly after he became an official member of the Charlotte Hornets, Terry Rozier made a bold statement, saying that he has long been ready to take his game to the next level. He’s set to fill the shoes left by All-Star guard Kemba Walker, who joined his former team, the Boston Celtics. Rozier only averaged […] The post Hornets’ James Borrego thinks Terry Rozier is ‘ready for the next step’ appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Jul 9, 2019
Hornets HC James Borrego believes Terry Rozier has ‘leadership qualities’

Hornets HC James Borrego believes Terry Rozier has ‘leadership qualities’

After the departure of star guard Kemba Walker to the Boston Celtics, the Charlotte Hornets have entered full rebuild mode. One player that they are depending on to lead their young roster is point guard Terry Rozier, who arrives in Charlotte with a chip on his shoulder and a lot to prove. Rozier already has […] The post Hornets HC James Borrego believes Terry Rozier has ‘leadership qualities’ appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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