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Brad Stevens’ off-season moves were due to fear of ‘getting caught’

Kristaps Porzingis and Jrue Holiday have all paid dividends so far.

Xavier Tillman and Jaden Springer make Celtics debuts

Xavier Tillman and Jaden Springer returned from injury after the All-Star break and only appeared in the closing minutes of the Celtics’ win over the Bulls on Thursday.

Jaylen Brown would do the Slam Dunk Contest again

Jaylen Brown laughed off criticism of his dunk competition performance and said he has more in the tank for a potentail Round Two.

Must Cs: Luke Kornet dabs his way to big night in Celtics win over Bulls

When the Celtics big man makes a highlight play, he makes sure to let the people know.

Derrick White on Celtics’ team philosophy: ‘if someone’s got it going, we’re gonna keep going to them’

Boston has a starting five of All-Stars, but more importantly, none of them care about being the star of the show.

Former Celtic Scot Pollard is recovering after a successful heart transplant

The former NBA champion is recovering after a heart transplant.

Celtics looking to bring the All-Star Game back to Boston in 2029

The Boston Celtics would like to bring the 2029 All-Star game back to it’s inaugural home.

Jayson Tatum to make debut as on-air analyst at All-Star weekend

Jayson Tatum will be a guest for the 3-point competition.

Fun isn’t a distraction for the Celtics, it’s an important part of their basketball identity

Fun shouldn’t be mutually exclusive with perfection.

Joe Mazzulla on Jordan Walsh: “I like the way he’s approached the defensive side of the ball”

In the Celtics dominant 136-84 victory against the Brooklyn Nets, rookie Jordan Walsh saw his career minutes peak at 18.

Jayson Tatum doesn’t want to chase huge scoring numbers — he wants to win

The Celtics star is focused on the bigger picture.

Jayson Tatum partners with SoFi to help single-parent families create generational wealth

Tatum joined CBS Mornings on Tuesday to discuss the initiative.

Tony Snell is not giving up on getting back to the NBA: “Imma keep going until I get it.”

In his second season with the Maine Celtics, Tony Snell has become a veteran leader and defensive-minded role player who has one unwavering goal: getting back to the NBA and unlocking health insurance for his two kids with autism.

Hunting (mid)season: Celtics use size and speed to beat Wizards

With the All-Star break on the horizon, Boston stays sharp against lottery-level competition.

The pre-All-Star slog is natural, but Celtics are finding lessons in the messes

Boston may be looking ahead to the break, but they’re still finding ways to learn. Even when it’s ugly.

Celtics had eyes on Jaden Springer since 2021 NBA Draft: ‘He’s a guy that we believe in’

Boston’s trade for Springer at the deadline was anything but a rash decision.

Celtics trade for Jaden Springer from 76ers, send Dalano Banton to Trail Blazers

Brad Stevens makes moves on the edges of the roster.

Kristaps Porzingis hits dagger three to close out Hawks

The Latvian star spoke on his big night and the addition of Xavier Tillman to the Celtics roster.

Celtics reflect on Lamar Stevens trade: “Everybody loved Lamar” 

The 26-year-old forward never got much run, but was an integral member of the locker room and a leader of the Stay Ready bench unit.

Jrue Holiday ruled out tonight vs. Atlanta

The Celtics point guard will not suit up against the Atlanta Hawks due to an elbow sprain.

Celtics trade deadline plans must include more than roster-first mindset

Boston’s league-best record goes beyond the hardwood, and their trade decisions need to as well.

Marcus Smart’s emotional homecoming in his own words: “Thank you guys. I love you guys forever.”

In his first return to the TD Garden since being traded to the Memphis Grizzlies, Marcus Smart shared his love for Celtics fans, the city of Boston, and his feelings on the trade eight months after the stunning move.

Jaylen Brown interested in Slam Dunk Contest

The Athletic’s Shams Charania reported that Brown is "seriously considering" competing in All-Star Saturday Night.

Last night’s Hero Among Us was a familiar face: Marcus Smart

The Celtics recognized Marcus Smart’s extensive off-court contributions in by recognizing him as part of the "Hero Among Us" program in yesterday’s win against the Grizzlies.

Marcus Smart’s Boston return highlighted by fan love, cemented by teammates’ respect

The former Celtic drew cheers from the crowd and admiration from his ex-teammates on Sunday night.

Celtics honor Marcus Smart with emotional tribute

The Celtics welcomed Love and Trust back to Boston with a video and a standing ovation

Jayson Tatum on the Celtics’ struggles against the Lakers: “Just a bad week at work.” 

Joe Mazzulla and the Celtics stars expressed their disappointment with a loss to the undermanned Lakers, but also noted that stretches of bad basketball happen.

Celtics flop vs. undermanned Lakers marks only true brand of unacceptable loss

Failing to execute is frustrating, but pallatable. Failing to try is unacceptable.

Celtics star Jaylen Brown named to 2024 NBA All-Star Game

This marks Brown’s third selection.

Derrick White, Svi Mykhailiuk battle in salad-making competition as part of YMCA nutrition event

The Boston Celtics and Sun Life partnered to host a "Fit to Win" nutrition event with kids at the Dorchester YMCA.

Kristaps Porzingis on Joe Mazzulla ‘entitlement’ comments: “I couldn’t agree more”

After returning from injury in Boston’s win over Indiana, Kristaps Porzingis weighed in on Joe Mazzulla’s comments on the Celtics ‘entitlement’ narrative.

Celtics embrace adversity, weather Pacers’ comeback: ‘We’ve got to be battle-tested’

The Celtics, despite blowing a 20-point lead, defeated the Pacers 129-124 and earned a big win, just like Joe Mazzulla wanted.

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