News and links about the Boston Celtics.

First shoe dropped?

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Flip Saunders has informed ESPN that he will coach the Minnesota Timberwolves next season. Kevin Love still wants out. Rondo hints at "big changes." Are these the fireworks we expected?

Rajon Rondo wants to stay in Boston

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Maybe Rondo didn't make a pitch in the 39 seconds he talked to Love at Fenway. But he certainly did (in a roundabout way) in the 9 and a half minutes that he talked to Boston reporters today.

Rajon Rondo has his own stats guy

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We all know that Rajon Rondo has a mind for numbers. Turns out that he has his own stats guy to give him advance stats.

Quick update on Colton Iverson

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Colton Iverson was drafted with a 2nd round pick last year (a pick that had to be purchased) and has been playing with a Turkish team all year.

Olynyk voted to 2nd team All Rookie team

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Granted, it wasn't the best rookie class so the pickings were pretty slim for these votes. But he developed over the course of the year and showed promise for more development in the future.

Lottery combinations

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The wizard of box scores himself Mike Zarren (Assistant General Manager of the Celtics) gave us all the lottery combinations that could win the Celtics a top 3 pick.

"Inclusion and equality"

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The Boston Celtics stand by Adam Silver's decision on Donald Sterling.

Fired GSW assistant coach added to Celtics' staff

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Per Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports, Darren Erman has been added to the Celtics' staff as director of NBA scouting.

Visual representation of Celtics lottery odds

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This is the best thing I've seen that really cements how likely it is that we get each of the picks. (Via Celtics.com)

Bayless on Sterling

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In response to a leaked recording of Clippers' owner Donald Sterling getting angry with his girlfriend for posting a photo with him on her Instagram account, Celtics free agent point guard took to...

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