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Boston Celtics daily links 10/22/19

Boston Celtics daily links 10/22/19

Tacko Fall vs Sixers 7/6/19 | Photo by Bart Young/NBAE via All the Celtics news you need in one convenient place. Herald Celtics’ Jaylen Brown agrees to contract extension; Javonte Green looking forward Globe Jaylen Brown’s fund-raiser draws almost entire Celtics roster, plus Donnie Wahlberg Marcus Morris says Kyrie Irving’s status attributed to Celtics’ tension Jaylen Brown agrees to four-year contract extension with Celtics What to look for in the NBA: Who’s up, who’s down, and more Parity in the NBA means no favorites to win the title Carsen Edwards has always...
CelticsBlog 4 hours ago
Kemba Walker’s best performances of 2018-19

Kemba Walker’s best performances of 2018-19

Raj Mehta-USA TODAY Sports Let’s take a moment to appreciate that the Celtics’ new star guard is really good at basketball. Friends, a fresh, new season of Boston Celtics basketball is bearing down upon us. Seemingly freed of the toxic locker room environment that plagued last season’s ill-fated squad and fresh off an undefeated preseason, that “new team smell” is in the air, and it smells pretty good. The Celtics were as cautious as most teams tend to be in the preseason, so apart from some assertive offensive play from Jayson Tatum and some hints of improved athleticism from...
CelticsBlog 7 hours ago
Jaylen Brown’s extension was a must for the Celtics

Jaylen Brown’s extension was a must for the Celtics

Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports Jaylen Brown gets his deal and inks a 4-year, $115 million deal. The Boston Celtics backed up the Brinks truck and gave Jaylen Brown the 4-year, $115 extension he was looking for. Reports were that Jaylen Brown and his camp were hoping for a big number, and, at the end of the day, they got just that. Brown will be the first player coming off a rookie contract that the Celtics signed to an extension since Rajon Rondo in 2009. After the dust settled a bit, it was clear that the reactions across the league were quite mixed. Inside the Boston media circle,...
ClutchPoints 13 hours ago
Jayson Tatum, Isaiah Thomas react to Jaylen Brown’s Celtics extension

Jayson Tatum, Isaiah Thomas react to Jaylen Brown’s Celtics extension

Jaylen Brown just agreed to a hefty four-year, $115 million contract extension with the Boston Celtics. When news broke out, Jayson Tatum and Isaiah Thomas immediately congratulated their good friend. Through his Instagram story, Tatum congratulated Brown and noted that dinner will be on him next time.   Thomas, who was teammates with Brown when […] The post Jayson Tatum, Isaiah Thomas react to Jaylen Brown’s Celtics extension appeared first on ClutchPoints.
CelticsBlog 15 hours ago
Celtics health report as regular season opener approaches

Celtics health report as regular season opener approaches

Photo by Brian Babineau/NBAE via With Wednesday’s regular season opener on the horizon, a handful of Celtics spent Monday’s practice on the mend. Gordon Hayward missed practice sick and Robert Williams continues to progress through the league’s concussion protocol and could be cleared for contact on Tuesday. The team will travel tomorrow to Philadelphia to take on the 76ers and it’s unclear if all members of the team will make the trip. Along with Hayward and Timelord, Tacko Fall is still out after also getting hit in the head at practice. He’ll continue to navigate the...