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Celtics' Kyrie Irving wears NY Times 'truth' shirt after game

Boston Celtics star Kyrie Irving wore a t-shirt touting a New York Times slogan about “truth” after a game on Thursday night. The shirt reads: “Truth: It’s more important now than ever.”


Celtics surrender season series against Bucks

If the Celtics are going to make a deep playoff run this year, they're going to have to do it the hard way -- on the road. Following their loss against the Bucks Thursday night, the Celtics are now 6.5 games behind Milwaukee for first place and surrendered the season series after dropping a one-poin


Antetokounmpo scores 30 points, Bucks beat Celtics 98-97

MILWAUKEE — Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 12 of his 30 points in the fourth quarter, Khris Middleton hit a 3-pointer in the closing seconds and the NBA-leading Milwaukee Bucks held off the Boston Celtics 98-97 on Thursday night.


Gordon Hayward is back, and other Boston Celtics vs. Chicago Bulls pregame notes

Gordon Hayward’s newborn daughter turned his All-Star break into a stay-cation, so the Celtics wing decided to make the most of it and get more work in at the team’s practice facility. He’s been slowly coming around and has put together his first consistent stretch of good play this season, so this


Boston won’t sign a free agent

After deciding against getting its feet wet in the recently-concluded trade deadline frenzy, it appears that the Boston Celtics will continue to remain inactive in the buyout market.


Celtics’ Al Horford says Kyrie Irving ‘helped a lot’ for his resurgence

Al Horford is finally starting to look like the player who led the injury-depleted Boston Celtics to within a single victory of the NBA Finals last spring. Why? The veteran center is now healthier than he’s been at any other point this season and Kyrie Irving is encouraging him to be aggressive.


Celtics' Gordon Hayward Could Miss Next Game After Twisting Ankle During Workout

Gordon Hayward's trying season with the Celtics just doesn't seem like it's going to get back on track for the NBA veteran. Head coach Brad Stevens said that ​Hayward twisted his ankle during a workout session and he could miss Boston's next game.


Gordon Hayward (ankle) active on Saturday for Boston

Boston Celtics guard/forward Gordon Hayward will play on Saturday against the Chicago Bulls. Hayward missed Thursday's return from the All-Star Break with an ankle ailment, but he'll suit up just two days later.


Live Coverage: Celtics at Bulls, 8:30 p.m. — Hayward to return from ankle injury

WHO: Celtics (37-22) vs. Bulls (15-44) WHEN: 8:30 EST.


Rick Pitino Says Clearing Cap Space, Gambling on Lottery Is 'Only Way Out For Knicks'

When Rick Pitino took over the Boston Celtics in 1997, he had high hopes that his team would land Tim Duncan with the No. 1 overall pick. The Celtics had the highest odds at No. 1 at 36.3 percent.


Marcus Smart signing saved the Celtics’ season

Marcus Smart inked a four-year, $52-million deal with the Boston Celtics last summer, inciting some like Sports Illustrated’s Jeremy Woo to declare it a “coup of a contract.” Smart attracted little market leverage against Boston beyond feigned interest from the Kings, unbacked by an offer sheet.


Bulls vs. Celtics game preview, injury report, lineups

Bulls go for an actual win streak tonight, with last night’s win over the Magic (albeit a bit lucky) providing the rare two victories in a row. They face the mercurial Celtics, ‘led’ (quotes approved by Bill Simmons) by Kyrie Irving to a somewhat flat 5th seed so far. They started their post all sta


NBA scores, highlights: Bucks best Celtics while LeBron rallies Lakers past Harden and Rockets

Following a thrilling All-Star Weekend that saw Team LeBron overcome a 20-point deficit against Team Giannis in the All-Star Game, real NBA action is finally back after a one-week layoff.


Celtics vs. Bucks L2M Report Confirms 3 Missed Calls on Game's Final Play

The Milwaukee Bucks beat the Boston Celtics, 98-97, on Thursday night but not without controversy. The NBA's Last Two Minute Report released on Friday outlined three non-calls on the final play with 3.5 seconds left in the game that should have been called fouls.


Celtics star Kyrie Irving says his knee is healthy after All-Star Game

After posting 13 points, nine rebounds, and six assists in Sunday night’s All-Star game, Boston Celtics point guard Kyrie Irving spoke to members of the media about the status of his strained right knee. The former Duke standout missed six of Boston’s 11 games before the break, but it sounds like he


Celtics’ Gordon Hayward questionable vs. Bucks after twisting ankle

Boston Celtics forward Gordon Hayward is officially being listed as questionable for Thursday night’s matchup against the Milwaukee Bucks. According to a report from Keith Smith of Yahoo Sports and RealGM, the 28-year-old twisted his non-surgically repaired ankle in a workout on Tuesday:


Kyrie Irving has no comment on Anthony Davis adding Celtics to list

Despite the ton of newsworthy activity that went down on All-Star Weekend, New Orleans Pelicans superstar Anthony Davis and his trade saga remained one of the hottest topics. Davis recently hinted that the Boston Celtics are actually part of his list of teams he would prefer to be traded to this sum


Boston Celtics at Chicago Bulls Betting Pick 02/23/19

The Chicago Bulls (15-44) will be at home in the United Center when they go head-to-head with the Boston Celtics (37-22). Boston is an 11.5-point favorite on the opening line, while the game’s Over/Under (O/U) opened at 221 points. Action gets underway at 8 p.m. ET on Saturday, February 23, 2019, an


Anthony Davis Trade Rumors: Lakers Remain Top Option While Celtics Aren’t Long-Term Destination

With the trade deadline passing and Anthony Davis having not been dealt to the Los Angeles Lakers or elsewhere, the next few months should be filled with plenty of speculation as the New Orleans Pelicans mull over their options.


Report: Anthony Davis still doesn't see Boston as "a long term destination"

Report: Anthony Davis still doesn't see Boston as "a long term destination" originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com. Anthony Davis has been all over the map when it comes to talking about his future plans.