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Boston Celtics GM Danny Ainge addresses the media in 2016.
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May 02, 2019 - 12:04 pm
( WEEI ) -- Boston Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge suffered a mild heart attack in Milwaukee on Tuesday night, the team announced . Ainge received immediate medical attention and is expected to make a full recovery. He will return to Boston shortly and further updates will be...
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Al Horford and Jayson Tatum of the Boston Celtics contest a shot by the Milwaukee Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo during Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinals.
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April 29, 2019 - 10:07 am
BOSTON ( WEEI ) -- As we sit here basking in the glow of the hottest team in basketball -- a classification I believe is fair considering the Boston Celtics' sweep of the Indiana Pacers and Sunday's blowout over the top-seeded Milwaukee Bucks on their home court -- it seems like a productive...
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Boston Celtics great John Havlicek participates in a ceremony during a game in 2016.
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April 26, 2019 - 10:22 am
BOSTON ( WEEI ) -- Boston Celtics Hall of Famer John Havlicek has passed away at the age of 79, the team announced Thursday night. Havlicek played for 16 seasons with the Celtics, winning eight NBA championships. His teams were 8-0 in NBA Finals. It is with great sadness we have learned that...
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Kyrie Irving of the Boston Celtics shoots over the Indiana Pacers' Bojan Bogdanovich in the first round of the NBA playoffs.
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April 23, 2019 - 3:02 pm
BOSTON ( WEEI ) -- In the doldrums of winter, we took scores of reactionary callers -- pardon the redundancy -- who proclaimed they would rather see Terry Rozier or Marcus Smart start at point guard for the Boston Celtics instead of Kyrie Irving. It's safe to say most of those folks probably feel...
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Giannis Antetokounmpo of the Milwaukee Bucks dunks during an NBA game in 2019.
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April 11, 2019 - 2:34 pm
The NBA playoffs tip off on April 13 with four games, including the Golden State Warriors beginning their pursuit of a three-peat and a fourth title in five seasons against the Los Angeles Clippers in Round 1. More than in recent years, the most threatening challengers to the Warriors' supremacy...
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April 09, 2019 - 2:46 pm
BOSTON ( WEEI.com ) -- Kyrie Irving forced his way out of Cleveland because he says he was desperate to free himself from LeBron James' shadow. But two years later, the mercurial Boston Celtics guard might once again be interested in riding LeBron's coattails. Irving is expected to grant the Los...
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