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Mut and Keefe are back together and talking about the surprising deal between the Sacramento Kings and New orleans Pelicans that sent DeMarcus Cousins to the Pelicans for much less than the expected asking price. Now that the market has been set, how will this affect what moves the Celtics think about making?
An epic battle royale between Holley and Keefe, who are completely on the opposite side of the fence concerning Demarcus Cousins. These guys have never agreed on this player, and today after the trade they finally had it out.
regard. And that gives you a chance to improve." As Ainge said, individually, plenty of Celtics did improve. Avery Bradley added a jump shot. Rajon Rondo and Jared Sullinger returned from major surgeries to nearly average double-doubles
Still, Bayless is shooting 44 percent from 3 after the break, including a handful of 20-point performances in Avery Bradley ’s absence, and Humphries has averaged 16.6 points and 10.3 boards per 36 minutes over that same stretch. We
Wednesday night (what a hero, huh?), soup to nuts -- saw Rajon Rondo play his best game in almost a year, saw Avery Bradley outplay Dwyane Wade , plus good stuff from Brandon Bass and (in spots) Jeff Green and Jared Sullinger. Celtics 101
The Celtics will answer few questions in the final 13 games, but Danny Ainge must solve one: Are Rajon Rondo and Avery Bradley the starting backcourt of the future? “I think that’s the key question,” admitted Celtics coach Brad Stevens . If Wednesday
Sullinger is a double-double machine but would find space on his own to score and rebound without a star point guard. Avery Bradley remains the team's best on-ball defender, with or without Rondo. Chris Paul is surrounded by Blake Griffin and
averaging a paltry 4.8 rebounds per game, and his 7.5 rebounds per 36 minutes puts him right in line with Celtics Avery Bradley (7.1) and Al Horford (7.2). Neither is Okafor a rim protector (1.1 blocks per game) or floor spacer (1-for-6 on 3-pointers
with 2:30 left for a 99-98 lead. His two free throws with 1:56 put the Celtics up, 101-98. As expected, Avery Bradley missed his 16th straight game with a sore right Achilles while Jaylen Brown sat out his third straight game with a sore
Avery Bradley really wants to get back to playing. But the Celtics want him 100 percent when the games really matter in April and May. To that
After a defensive stop, Crowder nailed another three, putting the Celtics up, 105-92, with just 3:38 left. Avery Bradley missed his 14th straight game (and 18th in 19) with a strained Achilles while Jaylen Brown missed the game right hip flexor
fourth quarter to give the Celtics the lead for good. Boston improves to 34-19 while Portland falls to 23-31. With Avery Bradley (Achilles) and Jae Crowder (family illness) unavailable, Marcus Smart and Gerald Green stepped up while Isaiah Thomas