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The greatest NBA 6th Men, from McHale to Sweet Lou

At the end of every NBA season, there are a plethora of players vying for the Sixth Man of the Year award, awarded to the...

Warriors remain overwhelming NBA title favorites

The NBA Playoffs will start Saturday with eight teams getting the postseason slate going. This comes after an eventful regular year that saw as many...

NBA Playoffs: Top storyline for each first-round series

Most playoff teams had already locked up spots as the NBA's regular-season closed Wednesday evening. But by virtue of some amazing comebacks and tantalizing plays,...
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Celtics’ Marcus Smart to miss time to oblique injury, per report

The Boston Celtics have received some rather troublesome news as they prepare for their first-round playoff series against the Indiana Pacers, starting this coming weekend....

Kyrie Irving seems to question his own professionalism amid Celtics’ drama

The Boston Celtics are already locked into the fourth seed in the Eastern Conference Playoffs and will take on the Indiana Pacers this coming weekend....

Kyrie Irving to give Lakers free agent meeting, per report

It’s no longer a pipe dream. There’s now a chance that LeBron James and Kyrie Irving link up in Los Angeles as Lakers teammates.

Did the Celtics just tamper with Anthony Davis on Twitter?

The NBA has been a stickler when it comes to tampering in recent years. Just ask Magic Johnson and the Los Angeles Lakers about this....

Kyrie Irving gifts shoes, jersey to young Celtics fan

Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving is a man of the people. Just don’t tell that to the Cleveland Cavaliers and their fans.

Danny Ainge doesn’t believe Celtics can ‘flip a switch’

The Boston Celtics will head into Friday's game as the fifth seed in the Eastern Conference — one game behind the Indiana Pacers for home-court...

Returning to Cleveland means nothing for Celtics’ Kyrie Irving

Kyrie Irving let it be known how he felt about the Cleveland Cavaliers following his trade to the Celtics prior to the start of last...

10 worst value contracts in the NBA

As the NBA prepares for a summer that promises to see money thrown around at a record clip, we're left wondering how some of the...

NBA fines Marcus Smart $50,000 for shoving Joel Embiid, per report

Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart is known for being one tough defender. After providing his Celtics counterpart with an elbow to...
Joel Embiid

Joel Embiid, Terry Rozier trade barbs after Sixers’ big win over Celtics

The Philadelphia 76ers made a big statement on Wednesday night with a win over the Boston Celtics -- a team that had been dominating this series in recent years. After the game, Joel Embiid and Terry Rozier made some statements of their own.

Win over the Celtics was the statement these Sixers needed

The Philadelphia 76ers were built to play basketball deep into May. General manager Elton Brand adding Jimmy Butler and Tobias Harris in separate in-season trades...
Joel Embiid

WATCH: Marcus Smart ejected for showing Joel Embiid

The Philadelphia 76ers entered Wednesday's game against the rival Boston Celtics hoping to avoid a season sweep. It led to Sixers head coach Brett Brown...

Sixers’ Brett Brown placing a lot of importance on Celtics game

The Philadelphia 76ers are looking to avoid a season sweep at the hands of the conference rival Boston Celtics Wednesday night.
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Kyrie Irving ‘definitely’ taking games off before playoffs

The Boston Celtics are comfortably settled into the middle of the Eastern Conference with less than a month remaining in the regular season. Looking ahead to the playoffs, Kyrie Irving has made it clear he fully intends to take it easy before the postseason battles take place.

WATCH: Celtics pay tribute to former star Isaiah Thomas

The Boston Celtics might be looking to bring home another title this coming June with the likes of Kyrie Irving and Jayson Tatum leading the charge. However, the...

Charles Barkley: Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving aren’t tough enough to play in New York

It's been widely rumored that the New York Knicks could land Kevin Durant and/or Kyrie Irving over the summer during NBA free agency. But according to Charles...

WATCH: Celtics’ Gordon Hayward beats Kings with last-second shot

Fresh off scoring 30 points in a blowout win over the Golden State Warriors Tuesday night, Boston Celtics forward Gordon Hayward was back at it in California's...

Celtics star Kyrie Irving sidelined to thigh injury

Fresh off a blowout win over the defending champion Golden State Warriors, star Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving will miss Wednesday’s game against the Sacramento Kings with...

WATCH: Jayson Tatum rejects Kevin Durant in transition

It’s not too often that you’re going to see Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant get rejected at the rim. It’s even more rare to see said...

WATCH: Jaylen Brown rocks Warriors with monster jam

The struggling Boston Celtics enjoyed nice first half against the Golden State Warriors. Jaylen Brown provided one of the big highlights. Playing back in the Bay Area, the...

10 NBA players facing the most pressure down the stretch

The final five weeks of the NBA regular season and the playoffs are going to be both action packed and drama filled. More so than any other...