Boston Celtics center Enes Kanter, whose highly publicized criticisms of Turkey's president have made him a wanted man in his former homeland and has led him to avoid playing overseas, on Saturday claimed he and a teammate were harassed at a Boston mosque.
Turning the page can be as simple as starting the first practice of a new season. That, at least, is how Brad Stevens immersed himself Tuesday, with a clean slate and the first step toward exorcising the ghosts of 2018-19.
PLYMOUTH, Mass. — Brad Stevens arrived at Old Sandwich Golf Club in the midst of Monday’s Shamrock Foundation outing and began greeting participants on the course. The Celtics coach was as sunny and warm as the afternoon, too, when he greeted media a while later.
Jayson Tatum isn’t just a major part of the Boston Celtics’ plans moving forward, he’s been crucial to both of the wins for the U.S. men’s national basketball team in the group stage of the FIBA World Cup. Losing him to an injury wouldn’t be catastrophic because of Team USA’s depth, but it w…
Xander Bogaerts, Rafael Devers and Christian Vazquez were all All-Star worthy when the original selections were being made. But as of Saturday afternoon, only Bogaerts, named as an injury replacement, was going.
On Saturday, the Los Angeles Lakers traded a massive haul for Anthony Davis, officially putting to death the Boston Celtics’ dreams of pairing Kyrie Irving and Davis, and likely putting an end unofficially to Irving’s time in Boston.