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Shocker: Celtics bench Amir Johnson in favor of Gerald Green

The Boston Celtics need to change things up in order get back in their first-round playoff series against the Chicago Bulls. The east’s top seed lost the first two games of the series, both at home, and are now looking at a must win Friday night in Chicago.In an attempt to light a fire under his team, Celtics head coach Brad Stevens announced hours before tip off that Gerald Green...
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WATCH: Amir Johnson on Injuring Ankle vs Magic

Amir Johnson's postgame press conference following the Boston Celtics 117-116 victory over the Orlando Magic. Get a free trial set from Harry’s for free. That includes a razor handle of your choice, five-blade cartridge, and shaving gel. To redeem your free trial offer, go to right now. Get a $20 rebate off your first SeatGeek ticket purchase. Download...
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WATCH: Amir Johnson on being second best wide open three-point shooting center in the NBA

Amir Johnson's full postgame press conference following the Boston Celtics 112-108 victory over the Miami Heat. Get a free trial set from Harry’s for free. That includes a razor handle of your choice, five-blade cartridge, and shaving gel. To redeem your free trial offer, go to right now. Get a $20 rebate off your first SeatGeek ticket purchase. Download...
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March 26, 2017  |  Discuss

Kyrie Irving destroys Celtics defense with sick Eurostep

No task is too big for Kyrie Irving.Irving attacked the rim and was met by Amir Johnson, but that didn’t stop him from scoring.Uncle Drew used a sick Eurostep move to blow by him, and he, of course, finished off the play with a layup.Kyrie made this look easy.
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March 01, 2017  |  Discuss

Amir Johnson rocks Larry Bird socks before game vs. Nets

The Boston Celtics had it going both on and off the court Wednesday night in Brooklyn. The Celtics took care of business against the Nets at Barclays Center, riding Isaiah Thomas and Avery Bradley’s combined 45 points to a 111-92 win that capped a perfect 3-0 road trip. The good vibes apparently started well before tip-off, as big man Amir Johnson set the tone by sporting a fantastic...
November 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Amir Johnson Predicts ‘A Lot’ Of Trash Talk With Ex-Raptors Teammates

WALTHAM, Mass. — Amir Johnson won’t have to wait long to get a shot at his former team. The Boston Celtics host the Toronto Raptors on Friday night, the team Johnson spent the previous six seasons with before leaving for Boston in free agency this summer. The 28-year-old veteran obviously became very close with his Raptors teammates during his time in Toronto. But now that he’s...
October 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Amir Johnson Confident He’ll Fit In With Celtics: Fans ‘Will Definitely Love Me’

WALTHAM, Mass. — Amir Johnson has yet to play a game in a Boston Celtics uniform, but he’s already envisioning himself becoming a fan favorite. “For me, I’m easy to adjust to,” Johnson said Monday after being introduced alongside Boston’s other offseason additions. “I feel like the fans in Boston will definitely love me. Just my style of play, my personality, just like...
July 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Amir Johnson’s Stint In Boston Won’t Be His First Time As Celtic (Photos)

Amir Johnson apparently has been a Celtic since 1996. The former Toronto Raptors forward joined the Boston Celtics earlier this month on a two-year, $24 million contract, but it won’t be the first time he’s played in green. Johnson shared a couple of Throwback Thursday photos on Instagram, showing off his time with the California Celtics as an adorable 5-foot-4, 100-pound...
July 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Toronto Raptors: Who should go next season?

Part II of the two part series: what in the world are the Toronto Raptors going to do with their roster this offseason? In case you missed yesterday’s discussion on players I believe the Raptors front office would be wise to bring back, check it out here. For my money, it’s always easier to pass judgment on a player(s) who shouldn’t be a part of a given team because that...
May 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Raptors Amir Johnson Visits Ronald McDonald House Hamilton

The Toronto Raptors Amir Johnson took the construction obstructed Gardiner Expressway, Queen Elizabeth Highway and the 403 to Hamilton on Wednesday afternoon to visit Ronald McDonald House Hamilton (RMHH) in support of the Meals That Heal program. Johnson talked about why he visited RMHH and how much he enjoys making other people happy. (audio from Johnson and the RMHH CEO and a...
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May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

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