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Your Morning Dump… What to do with the young three-headed monster in our front court

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. “I watched our draft workouts, and the best workout I saw all summer was Kelly Olynyk putting on a shooting clinic hitting 3s,” team president Rich Gotham said. “We bring in all these guys, but we’ve got...
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Celtkicks: Spotted At Media Day

As a sneakerhead, my favorite part of Media Day is going through all the pics to see which kicks each player broke out. Well yesterday didn’t disappoint, as we saw a nice selection of shoes from Celts old and new. Via IG, we see Brandon Bass in what’s been his go to shoe, the Nike Zoom Soldier and new Celtic Marcus Thornton in the Air Jordan XI low “Nightshade”. I wonder...
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Your Morning Dump… Where the Celtics will pick up the pace this year

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. “I thought I was too gradual last year,” Stevens said after the Celtics’ first practice of the season on Tuesday. “We’re going to be a lot quicker in that but at the same time, at the appropriate time...
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Your Morning Dump… Where Ainge basically admitted Rondo’s getting a max contract

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. If there was one positive from the dual Rajon Rondo-Danny Ainge address Monday at Celtics media day, it was Ainge freely acknowledging Rondo’s market value when free agency begins next July. If there was any question...
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I could watch Emily Austen dribble in heels all night

The blue dress. The heels. The handle. I’m in love…
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Media Day Wrap-Up

Things already hopping at Celtics Media Day. pic.twitter.com/qAWXH9WBLj — Chris Forsberg (@ESPNForsberg) September 29, 2014 Today was our first official look at the Celtics for the 2014-2015 season and we saw a lot of interesting things happen at Media day. Leon Powe joins Front Office The Celtics announced that former Celtic Leon Powe will join the Front Office with his position...
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Evan Turner’s contract: 2 years, $3.2 million per

Celtics announced Evan Turner signing today, and I'm told it's a two-year deal for the taxpayer mid-level exception at $3.278M per season. — Jeff Zillgitt (@JeffZillgitt) September 29, 2014 A 2 year, $6.4 million contract isn’t going to sink any team’s salary cap, but I believe the Celtics overpaid Evan Turner. There really wasn’t a market for the guy. Aside from...
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Your Morning Dump..Where It’s Celtics Media Day

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. The eve of training camp is a station-to-station shuttle where Celtics players don their home white uniforms and bounce between media outlets while answering questions, reading promos, posing for pictures and often...
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Trampoline park workers say Rondo didn’t get hurt there

For what it’s worth, a pair of Altitude Trampoline Park employees now saying Rondo did not suffer injury there. pic.twitter.com/TpAc5Svokf — Ben Rohrbach (@brohrbach) September 28, 2014 While media blowhards like Kirk Minihane, Gary Tanguay and Adam Kaufaum spout conspiracy theories about Rajon Rondo’s injury, Ben Rohrbach has some actually news to report. Two employees at...
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Your Morning Dump…Where Marcus Smart has next

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. Smart noted before Rondo’s injury that the All-Star guard looked full-strength in regards to his knee. Smart noted: “He’s making cuts, stopping on a dime, knocking down shots, full-out sprints. You couldn’t...
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Your Morning Dump…Where Rondo’s injury may make him untradable (good)

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. The Celtics were unlikely to field a team capable of competing for a title, especially since they would like have to go through the revamped Cavs who have already been unofficially crowned the new NBA titans. But...
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Report: Rondo out six to eight weeks with a broken hand

Sources tell the Globe that Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo suffered a broken hand and had surgery today. Return timetable is unclear. — Baxter Holmes (@BaxterHolmes) September 26, 2014 Celtics say Rajon Rondo slipped at his home last night. Surgery was to repair a left metacarpal fracture. Official timetable 6-8 weeks. — Chris Mannix (@ChrisMannixSI) September 26, 2014 Despite...
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Your Morning Dump… Where the Keith Bogans era is over

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. The Celtics sent the long-since-excused Bogans and his bloated $5.3 million nonguaranteed contract, along with a pair of second-round picks they were never going to see (top-55 protected picks from Sacramento in...
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Throwback Thursday: T.A. smashes on New Jersey

It was January 13th, 2010. After a tough loss at home to the Hawks, the Celtics were 26-10 and headed to New Jersey to play the struggling Nets. Boston took out all of their frustration on Jersey, jumping out to a 71-34 lead at halftime, and finishing with a 111-87 drubbing of the Nets. Seven guys scored in double figures. One of them, Tony Allen, (11 pts) had a memorable dunk. About...
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Enemy Chatter: Mario Chalmers is definitely a chip for Rajon Rondo

We often wonder what opposing teams, their beat reporters and bloggers are saying about the Celtics. Here’s a look at some enemy chatter from Sacramento. Q: A Rajon Rondo-Dwyane Wade backcourt would be a game changer for the team. Mario Chalmers is definitely a chip, but finding other chips for a doable deal is problematic. Let’s see if Riley can somehow work his magic without...
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Your Morning Dump… What does Eric Bledsoe’s $70 million contract mean for Rondo?

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. After nearly three months of free agency, with apparently little to no progress being made on negotiations in which the two sides were reportedly apart by over $30 million, a deal has finally been agreed upon that...
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Your Morning Dump… Where Danny Ainge passed on temptation this summer

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump “It’s challenging because there’s always things that you think you might be able to do to get a tiny bit better, but our goals are much bigger than that,” said Ainge. “We want to hang banners in Boston...
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C’s stand by Rondo, and no one’s calling about him anyway

The Celtics held a media briefing today and talked fairly extensively about basically the only topic that is worth focusing on… Rajon Rondo’s future with the team.  Here’s a sampling of what was said. #Celtics president Danny Ainge asked if he still gets trade calls on Rajon Rondo: “No.” — Scott Souza (@scott_souza) September 23, 2014 Grousbeck repeated that he ...
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Your Morning Dump..Where Boston Is Ranked On U25 Talent

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. Players: Chris Babb (24), Avery Bradley (23), Chris Johnson (24), Kelly Olynyk(23), Phil Pressey (23), Marcus Smart (20), Jared Sullinger (22), James Young(19), Tyler Zeller (24) The Celtics’ youth movement has...
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Your Morning Dump… Where Ainge wants Rondo back (but…)

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump “The truthful answer is I really don’t know,” Ainge insisted. “I have no intention. I’m not trying to trade Rondo, but because he’s a free agent this summer, he assured me that he wants to stay in Boston...
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Your Morning Dump… Where a huge hole in the middle is Zeller’s big opportunity

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump The Celtics have a sizable hole at center, with Kris Humphries gone to Washington andVitor Faverani the team’s most viable big man after a shaky rookie season. Boston coachBradStevens used various combinations...
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Happy Birthday Red

Happy Birthday to the late, great Arnold “Red” Auerbach. Our site’s namesake would have been 97 today. His spirit and legacy however live on through the Boston Celtics, their die hard fans and the many people he touched over the course of his life. So take a moment to remember Red today-whether it’s lighting up a cigar, or donning some Celtics green. Here’s one of my favorite...
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Your Morning Dump… Where we take an early look at the Celtics rotation

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump.  I think we all agree that the Celtics’ top eight players heading into training camp will be Rondo, Bradley and Green joined by Kelly Olynyk, Jared Sullinger, Tyler Zeller, Evan Turner (whenever he signs, which...
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Evan Turner to wear #11 for Boston?

I’m not exactly sure where this picture was taken or when, but guessing it’s for some sort of ad/promotion. But it clearly shows Evan Turner wearing a Celtics uniform, the jersey emblazoned with #11. It appears to be taken in a high school gym somewhere. Seems odd to me that Turner could rock the C’s official uni without being signed yet, but it definitely does not appear Photoshopped...
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Your Morning Dump…Where Jeff Green wants to be a leader

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. You can’t really put a timetable on the rebuilding process,” said Green. “As long as you continue to get better each day — going to practice and just get better — that’s what it’s going to take for...
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