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Celtics’ Danny Ainge takes savage shot at Payton Pritchard’s dancing skills

Celtics’ Danny Ainge takes savage shot at Payton Pritchard’s dancing skills

Over the early part of the season, Boston Celtics rookie Payton Pritchard has emerged as one of the most promising young guards in the NBA. As it turns out, however, the 22-year-old isn’t a very good dancer. Just ask Celtics president Danny Ainge. A couple of viral videos of Pritchard dancing around in his younger […] The post Celtics’ Danny Ainge takes savage shot at Payton Pritchard’s dancing skills appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Hoops Habit Jan 11, 2021

Boston Celtics: A closer look at rookie standout Payton Pritchard

The Boston Celtics were initially criticized for selecting Payton Pritchard with their 26th pick, but he quickly became a fan favorite. So who is he? The Boston Celtics‘ first-round pick, Payton Pritchard, has already exceeded almost all expectations. The Oregon legend was relatively overlooked in the draft. Also, being 22 (and turning 23 before Jayson […] Boston Celtics: A closer look at rookie standout Payton Pritchard - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
CelticsBlog Jan 9, 2021
Boston Celtics daily links 1/9/21

Boston Celtics daily links 1/9/21

Payton Pritchard vs Wizards 1/8/21 | Photo by Brian Babineau/NBAE via All the Celtics news you need in one convenient place. Herald Celtics top Wizards for fourth straight win Globe Stars rise to occasion as Celtics survive scare, hold on to knock off Wizards Tacko Fall, gentle giant, excels in his first meaningful minutes for the shorthanded Celtics Celtics’ Jayson Tatum to enter COVID-19 quarantine, will miss 10-14 days, per report In the early going, Raptors have hit a road block Celtics Green Comments from the Other Side - Wizards 1/9/21 CelticsBlog ...
CelticsBlog Jan 8, 2021
Tacko Fall energizes 116-107 Celtics win over the Wizards

Tacko Fall energizes 116-107 Celtics win over the Wizards

David Butler II-USA TODAY Sports Tacko Fall flushed back a crucial put back in the fourth quarter and held down the paint with the Celtics front court depleted by COVID-19. Payton Pritchard and Jaylen Brown followed with game-saving threes that halted a 28-point Wizards comeback attempt that reached within four. Kobe Bryant and LeBron James. Paul Pierce lining up Dirk Nowitski. Steve Nash and Jason Kidd facing off at the point. Jayson Tatum and Bradley Beal’s battles may go down in the same breath as those legendary battles. As Tatum and Beal ascend to All NBA form...
CelticsBlog Jan 8, 2021
Pritchard hype train derails Miami’s hope of a comeback win

Pritchard hype train derails Miami’s hope of a comeback win

Photo by Michael Reaves/ The young rookie looks calm and ready. It’s your ninth game in the NBA, and the hype train has already left the station. Debates about your nickname are raging across social media. Then, in a game where you’ve struggled to score against one of the best teams in the Eastern Conference, you come up with the game-winning play with a shade over a second left on the clock. Welcome to the world of Payton Pritchard. 8 Mile, P-rabbit, Fast PP - whatever you call him, the young rookie has made an enormous impact on the early season Celtics....
CelticsBlog Jan 7, 2021
A long day at the end of a long trip finishes with a win: 10 Takeaways from Celtics/Heat

A long day at the end of a long trip finishes with a win: 10 Takeaways from Celtics/Heat

Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports Payton Pritchard beat the buzzer to send Boston home on a three-game win streak 1. For a moment, it was unclear if the Boston Celtics and Miami Heat would even play on Wednesday night. Brad Stevens said postgame that he was unsure as late as 30 minutes before tip-off. Ultimately, the Celtics and Heat players issued a joint statement explaining their decision to play, while highlighting the continued fight for equality in the United States of America. 2. As for the game, the Celtics were again led by Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown. They...
ClutchPoints Jan 7, 2021
Video: Shirtless Payton Pritchard makes another appearance, courtesy of Celtics teammate Tristan Thompson

Video: Shirtless Payton Pritchard makes another appearance, courtesy of Celtics teammate Tristan Thompson

Payton Pritchard has already become something of a cult hero for the Boston Celtics early in the season with his contributions at point guard. After having an embarrassing video of himself released earlier this week by Jaylen Brown, another shirtless video of Pritchard dancing was posted by Tristan Thompson following Wednesday’s victory over the Miami […] The post Video: Shirtless Payton Pritchard makes another appearance, courtesy of Celtics teammate Tristan Thompson appeared first on ClutchPoints.
NESN.com Jan 7, 2021

Payton Pritchard Had Purest Reaction After Game-Winning Layup For Celtics

Payton Pritchard quickly is becoming a fan-favorite, and only further cemented himself into Celtics fans’ hearts Wednesday night. Boston’s rookie guard hit the game-winning put-back layup — seemingly out of nowhere — with 0.02 seconds left in the C’s 107-105 win over the Miami Heat at AmericanAirlines Arena. But Pritchard’s reaction, which was nothing short […] The post Payton Pritchard Had Purest Reaction After Game-Winning Layup For Celtics appeared first on NESN.com.
ClutchPoints Jan 6, 2021
VIDEO: Payton Pritchard’s nervous reaction immediately after game-winner vs. Heat

VIDEO: Payton Pritchard’s nervous reaction immediately after game-winner vs. Heat

Boston Celtics rookie Payton Pritchard came up big for his squad on Wednesday. He scored a game-winning put-back to lift the Cs over the defending Eastern Conference champs in the Miami Heat. Despite his heroics, though, the 22-year-old showed a bit of nerves in his post-game interview. The broadcast asked Pritchard to comment on the […] The post VIDEO: Payton Pritchard’s nervous reaction immediately after game-winner vs. Heat appeared first on ClutchPoints.
NESN.com Jan 6, 2021

Tristan Thompson Perfectly Depicts Celtics Fans Moods With Payton Pritchard Instagram

Payton Pritchard quickly is becoming a fan-favorite in Boston, and that trend continued Wednesday night. The Celtics guard buried the game-winning bucket out of nowhere to give Boston the last-second 107-105 win over the Miami Heat at AmericanAirlines Arena. After the game, Tristan Thompson took to Instagram to post a hilarious video of Pritchard on […] The post Tristan Thompson Perfectly Depicts Celtics Fans Moods With Payton Pritchard Instagram appeared first on NESN.com.
NESN.com Jan 6, 2021

Looks Like Bruins’ David Pastrnak Is Big Fan Of Celtics’ Payton Pritchard

Payton Pritchard put a much-needed smile on Celtics’ fans faces Wednesday night, including a big Boston sports favorite. Yes, it appears David Pastrnak is aboard the Pritchard hype train, as evidenced by his latest Instagram story. The Boston Bruins star gave the Celtics rookie a quick shoutout following his game-winning basket against the Miami Heat. […] The post Looks Like Bruins’ David Pastrnak Is Big Fan Of Celtics’ Payton Pritchard appeared first on NESN.com.
NESN.com Jan 6, 2021

Watch Celtics’ Payton Pritchard Score Game-Winning Basket Vs. Heat

Payton Pritchard is something else. The Celtics rookie has made himself useful plenty of times during Boston’s first nine games of the season. And he did so again Wednesday night. Pritchard was in the right place at the right time in the final seconds against the Miami Heat, collecting a rebound after a missed shot […] The post Watch Celtics’ Payton Pritchard Score Game-Winning Basket Vs. Heat appeared first on NESN.com.
NESN.com Jan 6, 2021

Celtics Wrap: Payton Pritchard Banks Game-Winner Vs. Heat

The Boston Celtics certainly had this matchup circled on their calendar. Wednesday’s rematch against Miami was an opportunity to get revenge after the Heat sent the Celtics packing from the NBA bubble, beating them in the Eastern Conference Finals and ending their season. But by the time warmups came around, it probably was a little […] The post Celtics Wrap: Payton Pritchard Banks Game-Winner Vs. Heat appeared first on NESN.com.
CelticsBlog Jan 6, 2021
Celtics get ECF revenge, beat the Heat 107-105 behind Payton Pritchard game-winner

Celtics get ECF revenge, beat the Heat 107-105 behind Payton Pritchard game-winner

Photo by Michael Reaves/ It wasn’t pretty, but they managed to get it done. I’m not about to rewrite my whole recap, so I’ll just add this spoiler warning – FASTPP GAME-WINNER WITH 0.2 SECONDS LEFT!! The Boston Celtics faced off against the Miami Heat for the first time since the 2020 Eastern Conference Finals, and despite cooling off significantly after a hot start, the Cs prevailed 107-105 behind a strong outing from Jayson Tatum, who posted 27 points. Jimmy Butler had his best output for the Heat, leading the way with 26 points and 8 rebounds. Very nice...
CelticsBlog Jan 6, 2021
Boston Celtics daily links 1/6/21

Boston Celtics daily links 1/6/21

Jayson Tatum vs Raptors 1/4/21 | Photo by Scott Audette/NBAE via All the Celtics news you need in one convenient place. Globe Payton Pritchard did something only Larry Bird had done as a Celtics rookie 3 simple things Jayson Tatum is doing as an improved Celtics playmaker Boston Celtics’ Payton Pritchard offers a big offensive boost Observations from a blowout: A surge led by Jayson Tatum got the Celtics on track for a rout of the Raptors The Raptors are a far cry from the team that pushed the Celtics to seven games in the playoffs For the first time since...

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