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Herald  Murphy: Time to examine how Celtics will shape up next season
Buckley: Kyrie Irving must replace Isaiah Thomas the man too
Globe  Ray Allen expects every Celtics fan to be 'pissed off at the organization' after trading Isaiah Thomas
Isaiah Thomas’s father grasps that trades are part of the job
Celtics should be in a two-team race to NBA Finals
Paul Pierce thinks Cavaliers still team to beat in East
Ray Allen questions reaction to Celtics trading Isaiah Thomas
Here are some options for Celtics’ final roster spot

CelticsBlog  Celtics roundtable with CLNS Media: reactions to the Kyrie Irving-Isaiah Thomas trade
Farewell Isaiah Thomas and the lessons sports teach
Celtics Green  More Random Thoughts on the Isaiah Thomas Trade, Terry Rozier, and more
ESPN  Kevin Durant applauds Kyrie Irving for moving on to 'next chapter' with Boston Celtics
Celtics coach Brad Stevens says what Isaiah Thomas did in Boston was 'incredible'
Should the Celtics deal for Anthony Davis?
NBA -- Boston Celtics, Danny Ainge chasing greatness
NBA - What questions remain for Cavs after Kyrie Irving trade

Lex Nihil Novi  Celtics Add a Big Baby in Second Round
Do Celtics' fans really root for clothes?
The Sports Daily   LOCKED ON CELTICS: Crossover trade reaction with Locked On Cavs | Red's Army
CLNS Media  Title Odds Unchanged for Celtics and Cavaliers Following Kyrie Irving-Isaiah Thomas Trade  Tatum Talks Trade
Baynes Attends Battle of the Burger

CSNNE  Ray Allen shares Caron Butler's Instagram post ripping Boston Celtics for trading Isaiah Thomas
Kid asks Brad Stevens why 'he' traded Isaiah Thomas, his answer: 'That's a tough one'
Report: Andrew Bogut's camp had 'preliminary contact' with the Boston Celtics this week
Kevin Durant: Kyrie Irving a 'perfect fit' for Celtics
Art 19  August 24, 2017: Warriors worried about Celtics after trade for Kyrie?

NESN  Isaiah Thomas’ Ex-Celtics Teammates Dispute Report Guard Was Disliked
Why Kevin Durant Believes Kyrie Irving Is ‘Perfect Fit’ For Celtics
Al Horford Says Goodbye To Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder In Thoughtful Instagram Post
‘NBA 2K18’ Will Release Edition With Kyrie Irving In Celtics Uniform On Cover
Celtics Fan Responds To Isaiah Thomas Jersey Burners With Tribute Video
NBA Rumors: Carmelo Anthony Trade Talks With Rockets Are ‘Dormant’

WEEI  Kobe Bryant issues challenge to Isaiah Thomas
Kevin Durant defends Kyrie Irving, says Celtics have 'perfect' system for him
Isaiah Thomas offers first hint of feelings after being traded to Cavs
Unsurprisingly, Celtics all-time roster in NBA 2K18 is unstoppable   Boston Celtics Jayson Tatum on anything but basketball
Kyrie Irving trade: The Celtics could benefit long-term

CBS Sports  Isaiah Thomas Gives First Hint At Feelings On Celtics Trade
Kyrie Irving And His Celtics Jersey Will Be On NBA 2k18 Eventually
Young Fan Asks Brad Stevens Why Celtics Traded Isaiah Thomas
In wake of Cavaliers-Celtics deal, Kevin Durant says there is no loyalty in the NBA
Three-Man Weave: NBA summer blockbusters over? Which one is biggest?

Fanrag Sports  Celtics Should Use Last Roster Spot On Andrew Bogut
Kyrie Irving Could Reach Another Level With Celtics
Jimmy Butler Responds To Reported Dispute With Dwyane Wade
Did The Celtics Overpay For Kyrie Irving?
What Jae Crowder Brings To The Cavaliers

SB Nation  Watch Brad Stevens explain the Isaiah Thomas trade to a young Celtics fan
Ray Allen sees Celtics trading Isaiah Thomas as latest case of loyalty double standard
Kenny Smith reminds everyone that Isaiah Thomas is a human being
Leicester Post  Kyrie Irving Trade: Celtics refused to include Jayson Tatum
Yahoo  Anonymous Cavaliers player: I hoped Kyrie would have been traded somewhere he’d lead a team

Uproxx  LeBron, Ray Allen, And More Disliked How Boston Treated Isaiah Thomas
The Full Rosters For Every Franchises ‘NBA 2K18’ All-Time Team
Fansided  Are we certain the Boston Celtics have a master plan?
Kyrie Irving wants more. Will he get it from the Celtics?
NBC Sports  Report: NBA players believe Celtics did Isaiah Thomas wrong
Rudy Gobert retweets Isaiah Thomas’ Gordon Hayward recruitment after Kyrie Irving trade

The Sportster  Locker Room Issues Forced The Kyrie Irving Trade
Blog Talk Radio  #76 - Who won the Kyrie Irving trade? 08/25 by The NBA Podcast
Fear the Sword  Cleveland Cavaliers 5 vs. 5: The Kyrie Irving trade post mortem   Who is Ante Zizic and what will he bring to the Cavaliers? (video)
Cleveland Cavaliers and Kyrie Irving trade aftermath: Chris Fedor answers your questions

Hoops Rumors  Five Notable Big Men Still Available In Free Agency
Waiting for Next Year  Forecasting Net Losses
Press Herald  Sports Digest: Red Claws make a trade, announce schedule
Chowder and Champions  Boston Celtics: Hurricane Kyrie blows Into The Hub
Boston Celtics: Remaining free agents that can help in 2017

ABS-CBN Sports  LOOK: NBA 2K18 releases all-time team rosters
Valley of the Suns Is it possible that PHX could land the Brooklyn pick?
Newsweek  Is LeBron James Unhappy About Isaiah Thomas? He Has Only Tweeted About Kyrie Irving Since Trade
Sportsblog  3 teams I think that could compete with the Golden State Warriors this season
USA Today   Mookie Betts shocked that Celtics traded his friend, Isaiah Thomas
The Isaiah Thomas trade appeared to remind Ray Allen of his own Celtics breakup

Fade Away World  Top 5 Strongest Teams In The Eastern Conference
The Celtics Gave Up On Their Loyal Star
Gloucester Times  Pros and cons to Celtics' blockbuster trade
G League  Maine Red Claws Acquire Rights to Bryce Cotton in Three-Team Trade
Union Leader  Mike Shalin's Working Press: Thomas trade generates bizarre reactions

Audio Boom  Fireworks in August - Celtics blockbuster trade for Kyrie Irving; guest Chris Haynes from ESPN
YouTube  (1356) Aron Baynes Judges Boston's Best Burger
Basketball Insiders  NBA AM: Brown, Tatum Biggest Winners From Celtics' Blockbuster
Jayson Tatum: 'Didn't Know if I Was Going to Get Traded'
NBA PM: What NBA Rule Should Be Changed?

Cavs Nation  A thank you letter to Kyrie Irving, for everything and from every Cavalier fan
Clutch Points  Celtics news: Al Horford gratitude Jae Crowder Isaiah Thomas trade Cavs  GameTime: Mike Fratello Telestrates Cavs and Celtics Offense
GameTime: LeBron's 5th Kia MVP or Kyrie's 1st
Medina Gazette  Doubting Thomas? Celtics may regret giving up on star guard; he's been proving people wrong all his life

Clips Nation   Clippers Retrospective: It was Time for Paul Pierce to Retire
Bleacher Report  Did Kyrie Trade Convince LeBron to Stay in Cleveland? NBA Execs Doubtful
Re-Ranking Top 10 NBA Title Contenders Post-Kyrie Trade  Why the Kyrie Irving-Isaiah Thomas Trade Is the Best Thing That Could Have Happened to LeBron James and the Cavs
Dispatch  Rob Oller | Kyrie Irving deal left me talking to myself

Mass Live  Boston Celtics rookie Semi Ojeleye: The Celtics' organization is sad to see Isaiah Thomas go
Kevin Durant thinks Kyrie Irving will thrive with Boston Celtics: 'He's a 6-foot-3 Isaiah Thomas'
Brad Stevens on Kyrie Irving, Isaiah Thomas trade: Pursuing upper layers of NBA has emotional cost
NY Post  Jimmy Butler gives a peek inside Bulls’ dysfunction
King James Gospel  The Cleveland Cavaliers Got A Rotational Gem In Jae Crowder

Fox Sports  Kyrie Irving traded to the Celtics for Isaiah Thomas -- FS1 crew weighs in
Nothin But Nets How the Brooklyn Nets can bring more parity to the Eastern Conference
Forbes  How Kyrie Irving-Isaiah Thomas Swap Impacts Golden State Warriors
The Ringer  NBA Players Are Coming to Isaiah Thomas’s Defense
"It’s No Loyalty. It’s Business."

SF Chronicle  Irving for Thomas: The aftershocks continue
Daily Trojan  Day's Den: Irving deal highlights Celtics' ambition
Gaming Illumaughty  NBA 2K18 to get secondary cover after Kyrie Irving Trade
Slam Online  Kevin Durant: 'I Can Really Appreciate What Kyrie Irving Did'
The Score  Ginobili re-signs with Spurs on reported 2-year, $5M deal

BBall Breakdown  Did The Celtics Cash In For The Right Price?
Grizzly Bear Blues  The Effects of the Kyrie Irving Trade
The Sports Daily  Lonzo Ball is the X-Factor for the Los Angeles Lakers  The Boston Celtics are Gambling on a Budding Supernova in Kyrie Irving
Blazers Edge  What the Blazers Can Learn From the Irving/Thomas Trade

Hardwood Houdini   Boston Celtics Asking Too Much from Brad Stevens
Boston Celtics Better Off Now of for the Future?
Boston Celtics All Time NBA 2K Roster Breakdown  Best NBA Players 2017: Top 10 Best NBA Players Ever
Hoops Habit  How blockbuster Cavaliers-Celtics trade affects Milwaukee Bucks

Cavaliers 24/7   Kyrie Irving trade could have major impact on LeBron's future
Business Insider  NBA and TNT have hit the jackpot with Kyrie Irving-Isaiah Thomas trade
Complex  Who Won the Kyrie Irving-Isaiah Thomas Trade? We All Did.  Hall of Fame reveals 2017 enshrinement ceremony presenters
Manila Times  Trader Danny gets robbed
Seattle PI  How The NBA Took Over The Summer

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