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Herald   Celtics make big choices
Doc Rivers set for new rival, his son Austin
C’s stars pass wisdom on to picks
Celtics aren’t backing off Jared Sullinger
Doc Rivers sees potential value in Fab Melo
Celtics draft capsules: Jared Sullinger, Fab Melo and Kris Joseph
Fabricio Paulino de Melo: just call him Fab!
Globe  Jared Sullinger highlights, statistics
Fab Melo highlights, statistics
Celtics select Syracuse's Kris Joseph with 51st pick in NBA Draft
Danny Ainge talks Kevin Garnett; says Jared Sullinger has disc issues
Promising future starts now -
Bigger is better
Kevin Garnett can lead the transition
Grade the Celtics' draft


CelticsGreen  KG And The Decision
Celtics Pick Sullinger, Melo, and Joseph
CelticsLife  LeBron tweets about Ray Allen joining the Heat
LeBron tweets Sullinger: "I can't stand u being in that uniform"
What really is a "draft bust"?
Video: Doc Rivers talks draft, having to coach against Austin
Celtics Go With Size, Ignore Risk
Danny Ainge discusses his 2012 draft picks
Sullinger excited to be a Celtic: "It's a blessing, I can't wait"
What Is Next?
CelticsBlog  Additional Thoughts On The Sullinger and Melo Picks
Now Celtics Turn Attention To Free Agency
O.J. Mayo Becomes Unrestricted Free Agent
ESPN   Rapid reaction: Sullinger, Melo
Sound bites on Sullinger, Melo
Joseph faces uphill battle for roster spot
Ainge: Time will tell on draft picks
C's roll dice, come up bigs
'Cuse nation? Chandler welcomes C's picks
Report Card: Doc Rivers
Doc's a parent first, a coach second
Ford's draft grade for Celtics: B
Motivated Sullinger: 'It's time to work'
'Cuse nation? Chandler welcomes C's picks
Boston Celtics gamble on Jared Sullinger, Fab Melo in 2012 NBA draft
Hawks resisting interest in Smith for now
CLNS Radio  Risky business: Boston Celtics draft Jared Sullinger, Fab Melo in round 1
Red's Army  Sullinger and Melo’s Celtics Draft Kicks
Rumor: Celtics offering Bass for OJ Mayo
Video: Sullinger & family’s reaction to being drafted
With addition of Melo and Sullinger, Garnett’s return essential
Celtics.,com  Celtics Select Sullinger, Melo, Joseph
Reward Outweighs Risk With Sullinger
Celtics Place Large Orders on Draft Night
CSNNE  Celtics take gambles, add size with questionable players
Celtics pleased with youthful size in first round
Celtics draft picks take to Twitter in celebration
Thomsen: Celtics doctors 'tough group to get by'
Fast Facts: Celtics go back to 'Cuse, pick Joseph at No. 51
Ainge on Garnett: 'He's our number one option'
Heinsohn: Sullinger is a perfect fit for what Danny wanted
Welsh: Sullinger has a long way to go on defense
Welsh: Melo has improved
Austin Rivers finds a friend in New Orleans
Ainge speaks highly of Sullinger, Melo
When it comes to NBA-level defense, Melo not yet the man
A scouting report on Celtics' Syracuse draftees
Syracuse's Jones, Melo ready to start Boston careers
Draft in rearview, Celtics now focus on free agents
Felger & Mazz: Does KG owe it to C's to tutor the rookies?
Draft to the future
Sullinger 'ready to dominate' in Celtics uniform
NESN  Report: Celtics Eyeing Trade For Hawks Forward Josh Smith
Celtics Select Jared Sullinger, Fab Melo in First Round of 2012 NBA Draft
Celtics Draft Syracuse Forward Kris Joseph With Second-Round Pick in 2012 NBA Draft
Jared Sullinger's Medical Concerns Mostly Overblown in Eyes of Celtics
Celtics' Decision Not to Trade Draft Picks Pays Off With Selection of Two Quality Players
Doc Rivers Focused on Positives After Celtics Fail to Land Son Austin
Report: Suns Serious Contenders to Pursue Ray Allen
Vote: Will Jared Sullinger or Fab Melo Have a Better NBA Career?
Celtics Address Need for Size While More or Less Drafting 'Best Available' Players
Fab Melo Brings Far More Unknowns to Celtics Than Jared Sullinger
Michael Jordan, Bill Russell Among Top 10 Franchise-Changing Draft Picks in NBA History
Celtics Hub  Green Men! Celtics Select Jared Sullinger & Fab Melo
Doc Dishes On First Round Picks
Orange Again: Celtics Select Kris Joseph In Second Round
Danny Ainge Talks About Sullinger, Melo and Joseph
Report: Phoenix Has Strong Interest in Ray Allen
Celtics Town  Boston Celtics draft relatively quiet, risky, and maybe productive
On Jared Sullinger, my latest man crush
In which I try talking myself into Fab Melo
Celtic Nation Analysis – Jared Sullinger
Ainge Rolls with Melo
Ainge Committed?
Rivers the Hornets’ answer at PG?
Kris Joseph at 51
Celtics Draft Reaction – by LordRC
Green Street  Danny Ainge on Kevin Garnett: ‘Don’t really have any conclusions’
2012-13 Celtics free agent options at small forward
Grizzlies to make OJ Mayo an unrestricted free agent
NBA Point Forward  The drafting habits of embattled GMs
Free Agency 2012: Top power forwards
Hangtime Blogs  Miami In The Plans For Ray Allen?
Enterprise News CELTICS NOTEBOOK: Austin Rivers will face father as a member of the Hornets
NBA Draft is the first step for Boston Celtics this offseason
BDA Sports  Celtics JaJuan Johnson Should Be A Factor for Boston Next Season
The Ozone  Sullinger Will Make it in NBA
Grantland  Is Jared Sullinger the Steal of the Draft?
Land Grant Jared Sullinger Is Going To Make Ol' Dudes Look Stupid Tonight
Big East Coast Bias  2012 NBA Draft: Boston Celtics Select Syracuse Center Fab Melo With 22nd Pick
Sporting News  NBA Draft 2012: Assessing the winners and losers
Peppen Ain't Easy  NBA Draft: How Far Will Jared Sullinger Fall?
NBA Draft.net   2012 NBA Draft Grades
USA Today  NBA draft grades: Pick-by-pick analysis
CBS Sports  Instant Grades: 2012 NBA Draft Round 1
Opposing Views   2012 NBA Draft Winners and Losers: Team-by-Team Grades
SBNation   2012 NBA Draft: Kris Joseph Of SU Selected 51st Overall By Boston Celtics
NBA Draft 2012: Greetings From The Prudential Center In Newark
CNY Central   Two former Syracuse Orange basketball stars taken by Boston in 2012 NBA Draft
Bleacher Report Doc Rivers and Danny Ainge: Basketball Fathers on NBA Draft Night
Slam Online  Boston Celtics Reportedly Interested in Trading for OJ Mayo
SI.com  Report: Boston Celtics interested in trade for Memphis Grizzlies’ O.J. Mayo
WEEI   In Jared Sullinger, C's gamble is worth risk
Sean Grande talks about the future of the Celtics
Sun Sentinel  Celtics get younger size in Sagemont grad Fab Melo
Taunton Gazette  Boston Celtics take Sullinger with 21st pick of NBA draft
Telegram  Celtics select Jared Sullinger, Fab Melo in NBA Draft
Yahoo   Suns will pursue Celtics' Ray Allen
Arizona Sports  Ray Allen to Phoenix Suns?
Washington Post  NBA coaches Doc Rivers, Doug Collins to serve as basketball analysts for NBC during Olympics
Orlando Sentinel  Orlando Magic forward Earl Clark declines his player option for 2012-13
ProJo  Draft could be game-changer for Celtics
WSJ   NBA referee operations VP Johnson to resign
iamagm  COMEDY Steve Nash & Jared Dudley perform a parody of "Star Wars"
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