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Jun 9, 2017

Jazz reportedly worried about both Heat, Celtics’ pursuit of Gordon Hayward

Many expect Gordon Hayward to opt out of his contract with the Jazz for next season and join forces with his former Butler coach Brad Stevens, but according to ESPN, the Heat may also have a shot at signing him. Earlier this week, Jazz coach Quin Snyder told Adrian Wojnarowski he believes Utah’s position is an […]
Jun 9, 2017

Kelly Olynyk not worried about future with Celtics

Kelly Olynyk is set to become a restricted free agent this summer, and he understands the Celtics have tough decisions in front of them if they hope to sign a top free agent, such as Gordon Hayward. Regardless of what his future may hold, Olynyk let it be known it doesn’t worry him. “It is what it is,” Olynyk […]
Jun 9, 2017

Could Celtics target any European players in this year’s NBA draft?

Last year the Celtics drafted power forward Guerschon Yabusele of France as the No. 16 overall pick, therefore the possibility of a European player coming to Boston isn’t completely out of the question. Most of these desirable European players are projected to be selected late in the first round unless these players slip under the radar […]
Jun 9, 2017

Report: Markelle Fultz to work out with Kings on Sunday

While it was reported that top prospect Markelle Fultz’s recent workout with the Celtics would be his only one, it appears there may be another team courting the University of Washington product. According to the Sacramento Bee, Fultz will be working out with the Kings, who own the fifth and 10th picks in the upcoming June […]
Jun 8, 2017

NBA draft prospect profile: Duke small forward Jayson Tatum

As part of WEEI.com’s coverage of the 2017 NBA draft, here is one in a series of profiles of prospective picks. The Celtics have amassed four picks: 1, 37, 53, and 56. The draft will be held exactly two weeks from today on June 22 at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center. Jayson Tatum Position: Small forward Hometown: St. Louis, […]
Jun 7, 2017

Markelle Fultz concludes Boston visit with Brad Stevens film session

Considered to be the consensus No. 1 pick by many NBA front office executives and scouts alike, 19-year-old Markelle Fultz concluded his visit to Boston with a lengthy film session with coach Brad Stevens. The Celtics, who own that coveted pick in the upcoming NBA draft, spent the past two days wooing Fultz and having […]
Jun 7, 2017

NBA Draft Prospect Profile: Kansas small forward Josh Jackson

As part of WEEI.com’s coverage of the 2017 NBA draft, here is one in a series of profiles of prospective picks. The Celtics have amassed four picks: 1, 37, 53, and 56. The draft will be held just over two weeks away on June 22 at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center. Josh Jackson Position: Small forward Hometown: […]
Jun 7, 2017

Jazz coach Quin Snyder talks possibility of Gordon Hayward returning to Utah

Many Celtics fans have already penciled free agent to be Gordon Hayward into the C’s starting lineup for next season, but before Hayward is wearing green, the organization has to actually sign him. The Jazz don’t appear to have given up hope of re-signing the forward. “I think first of all there has to be a […]
Jun 6, 2017

b.good offers Markelle Fultz free food for life in exchange for NBA title

The Celtics may have fielded some offers for the 2017 No. 1 overall pick, which is expected to be used to selected Washington guard Markelle Fultz, but it might be hard to beat the offer thrown his way by local burger chain b.good.  With confirmation that Fultz is officially in Boston thanks to this photo […]
Jun 5, 2017

One NBA mock draft has Celtics trading No. 1 pick to Pacers for Paul George

Compete now or build for the future. This is the question at the forefront of the minds of many Celtics fans, and the question Danny Ainge will soon have to answer. In a recent mock draft, CBS’s Reid Forgrave thinks he has the answer, trading the No. 1 overall for Pacers forward Paul George, and thereby trying […]
Jun 5, 2017

NBA draft prospect profile: Kentucky point guard De’Aaron Fox

As part of WEEI.com’s coverage of the 2017 NBA draft, here is one in a series of profiles of prospective picks. The Celtics have amassed four picks: 1, 37, 53, and 56. The draft will be held June 22 at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center. De’Aaron Fox Position: Point Guard Hometown: Houston, Texas College: Kentucky Age: 19 Height: 6-foot-4 Weight: 169 pounds Wingspan: 6-foot-6 […]
Jun 4, 2017

Report: Markelle Fultz will meet with Celtics Monday

It looks increasingly inevitable that the Celtics will select guard Markelle Fultz from Washington with the No. 1 overall pick in the NBA Draft later this month.  ESPN’s Jeff Goodman reports Fultz will meet with Boston Monday and workout for the team on Tuesday. Last week, Fultz, 19, revealed his desire to join the C’s.  “I want to […]
Jun 1, 2017

Catching up with Celtics 2016 No. 16 overall pick Guerschon Yabusele

Guerschon Yabusele was selected by the Celtics as the No. 16 pick of the 2016 NBA draft and the forward might be ready to make his way onto the Celtics’ roster. The 6-foot 8-inch, 260-pound power forward from France has come to be known as the “Dancing Bear” for his quick feet despite his large […]
Jun 1, 2017

Here are the Celtics’ links to the NBA finals

Although the Celtics’ season ended last Thursday, ties to the organization still exist among the two teams in the NBA finals — the Warriors and Cavaliers. Warriors Ron Adams: Former Celtics assistant coach in 2013-2014.  Kevin Durant: In 2016 during free agency, he met with Celtics and Tom Brady. Stephen Curry: Had his bachelor party […]
Jun 1, 2017

Danny Ainge: Celtics ‘fielding phone calls’ for No. 1 overall pick

Celtics fans want to know what Danny Ainge is going to do with the No. 1 overall pick and after speaking with the Boston Globe on Tuesday, it doesn’t appear the Celtics have made a decision on what they want to do, either. “The only thing we know for certain is we have the No. 1 […]