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Al Jefferson Not Rushing Into Thoughts Of Late-Career Return To Boston

[nesn_embed service=springboard src=”http://cms.springboardplatform.com/embed_iframe/899/video/1488007/nesn003/nesn.com/10″%5DBOSTON — First LeBron James, then Kevin Garnett. Could Al Jefferson be the next player to come home?

The Charlotte Hornets big man wasn’t ready to contemplate such a possibility before taking on the Celtics — the team he began his NBA career with in 2004 — on Friday. 430 more words

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In Isaiah Thomas, Celtics Finally Have Found Much-Needed Closer

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BOSTON — The final possession of Celtics games earlier this season were a study in sloppiness.

Blown plays, subpar looks, questionable ball-handling and one ever-present question: Who would take the last shot? 588 more words

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Jae Crowder's Defense On Al Jefferson Turns Tide For Celtics Vs. Hornets

[nesn_embed service=springboard src=”http://cms.springboardplatform.com/embed_iframe/899/video/1487877/nesn003/nesn.com/10″%5DBOSTON — Jae Crowder’s play in the fourth quarter was anything but overlooked, but not all of the appreciation was directed at the right place. 563 more words

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Isaiah Thomas Goes Off Late Again As Celtics Rally To Sink Hornets

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If the Boston Celtics hope to make the playoffs this season, they’ll have to find a way to separate themselves from the logjam that currently exists around the Eastern Conference’s eighth seed. 523 more words

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Isaiah Thomas: NBA Should Review Borderline Technical Fouls On Spot

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The NBA on Friday rescinded the second technical foul that resulted in Isaiah Thomas being ejected from his Celtics debut last Sunday. 222 more words

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Kelly Olynyk Expected To Practice Saturday, Could Return Vs. Warriors

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The Boston Celtics finally could have their big man back this weekend.

Celtics coach Brad Stevens said before Friday’s game he hopes to have Kelly Olynyk back at practice Saturday and possibly back in the lineup for Sunday’s meeting with the Golden State Warriors. 163 more words

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Robb: Jerebko Showing Celtics He's More Than Just Trade Throw-In

BOSTON (CBS) – At first glance, the acquisitions of Jonas Jerebko and Luigi Datome from the Detroit Pistons at the trade deadline seemed to be a mere cost-cutting maneuver for the Celtics. 477 more words

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