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Boston Celtics Daily Links 7/30/16

All the Celtics news you need in one convenient place. Herald  Wade excited to join hometown Bulls Judge refuses to dismiss sex suit against Derrick Rose Globe  Doc Rivers wants to make it possible for Paul Pierce to retire a CelticThe activist athlete revivedThe Raptors’ focus this offseason? Take care of their ownCeltics release exhibition scheduleCelticsBlog  Answering the deep Celtics offseason mailbag questions Lex Nihil Novi  Pistons Visit BostonCeltics Lose Nail BiterRed's Army  Jaylen Brown in the lab Your Morning Dump… Where Jaylen Brown’s Working on His "Growth...
CelticsBlog Jul 29, 2016

Boston Celtics Daily Links 7/29/16

All the Celtics news you need in one convenient place. Globe  NBA Commissioner: All-Star move just businessCeltics release exhibition scheduleCelticsBlog  Boston Celtics Preseason Schedule ReleasedDoc rejects Blake Griffin rumorsDoc Rivers would allow Paul Pierce to retire with Boston Celtics Gerald Green could be Brad Stevens’ next great Celtics reclamationESPN   Boston Celtics spice up preseason schedule vs. Charlotte Hornets Doc Rivers -- Plans in place for Paul Pierce to retire as Celtic if he chooses to step awayNBA: Summer Forecast, best newcomer Durant or HorfordNBA: 2016...
CelticsBlog Jul 28, 2016

Doc Rivers would allow Paul Pierce to retire with Boston Celtics

If Paul Pierce is ready to call it a career, the last jersey he wears should be green. Paul Pierce should retire as a member of the Boston Celtics. That’s a sentiment shared by many fans here in New England, but his current coach seems to agree. Speaking on an episode of The Vertical Podcast with Adrian Wojnarowski, Doc Rivers revealed that if Pierce does indeed decide to call it a career, he would allow the Celtics legend to sign a one-day contract with the franchise that drafted him so that he could retire in green. “If Paul decides to retire then we’re going to make sure that...

Report: Paul Pierce probably wants to come back and play for Clippers, but still thinking it over

The Los Angeles Clippers still have Paul Pierce under contract. Not many minutes for him, but he has a roster spot. Pierce probably wants come back but is thinking it all over, according to Brad Turner of the Los Angeles Times. Paul Pierce is planning on returning to the Clippers for the 2016-17 season, his []

Saints sign Hakeem Nicks

Hakeem Nicks is heading to New Orleans. The veteran receiver is signing with the Saints, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports. Nicks worked out for the Saints in May, but theres been little talk about him since then. New Orleans has a very young and inexperienced receiving corps, so Nicks may provide some veteran leadership. But

Mike Wallace didn’t pass Ravens conditioning test

The Ravens havent officially signed tackle Jake Long yet because he wasnt able to pass a physical and hes not the only member of the team whose fitness was found to be lacking as the team gets set for training camp. The team announced Wednesday that wide receiver Mike Wallace, who signed with the team

With Peters re-signed, ‘Canes ready to snap playoff drought

Bills goal is similar to ours. We think were right there.

Kevin Williams signing one-day contract to retire with Vikings

Defensive tackle Kevin Williams is headed back to the Vikings, but he wont be part of their defensive line rotation in 2016. The Vikings announced Wednesday that Williams will sign a one-day contract with the team in order to retire as a member of the club that drafted him in the first round of the

Andrea Bargnani signing in Spain

Andrea Bargnani said he wouldve played for free to prove himself with the Nets last season. That would have been about the right price. Bargnani suffered through a miserable season full of injury, poor individual playand losing. Brooklyn eventually bought him out. Now, the entire NBA might be finished with theformer No. 1 pick. []

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Clips Nation Jul 26, 2016

Paul Pierce Will Play in the 2016-2017 Season (Says One Source)

Per Brad Turner of the LA Times, Paul Pierce has announced that he will return to the Clippers for the 2016-2017 NBA season. Paul Pierce is planning on returning to the Clippers for the 2016-17 season, his 19th in the NBA, per source. — Brad Turner (@BA_Turner) July 27, 2016 Paul Pierce was expected back on the Clippers, especially after the way free agency panned out. He will probably play a less prominent role than he did a season ago, as the Clippers have several players in line for minutes ahead of him at the power forward position, and any thought of playing him at small...
Clips Nation Jul 9, 2016

Clippers Off-Season 2016: Paul Pierce Leaning Towards Return

According to Ben Bolch of the LA Times, Paul Pierce could be leaning towards a return. Paul Pierce's retirement saga has dragged on for quite some time now, and today we finally got an indication of what his decision will be: stay. Nothing official, but person close to Paul Pierce says he intends to play next season. — Ben Bolch (@latbbolch) July 9, 2016 It's always hard to have too much of a kneejerk reaction to this, because you never want to be rude to someone who is on their way out.  There's also some chance, however small, that Pierce can work on his body or his shot and come...
Clips Nation Jul 8, 2016

Is Doc Still Looking For a Backup Point Guard?

A report came out on twitter that Doc Rivers is still interested in signing a veteran point guard to backup Chris Paul. Unfortunately, the Clippers roster is now full. Here are a few ways Doc could create a roster spot space for his backup of choice. With the signing of Marreese Speights, the Clippers now have 15 potential players on their roster. This counts Branden Dawson, whose contract is unguaranteed for next season, and the two second round rookies this year, David Michineau and Diamond Stone, who technically haven't signed contracts. Also among the 15: veteran Paul Pierce, who still...
Posting and Toasting Jul 4, 2016

Joakim Noah's eternal hatred of Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce makes him a true Knick

Certain traditions are sacred at MSG. Today, the 4th of July, is a day for America. It's a day to celebrate what makes America great, and to practice the traditions of our illustrious forefathers. In other words, today is a day for hating on Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce. Movingscreen McGoo and his pet turtle may no longer play on the same team, or have much impact on the league, but they still stand for everything this country is against: hating foreigners, pretending to be crippled during the Finals, and being beloved by Boston sports fans in general. Fortunately, there is one man in the...

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