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Report: Robert Williams expected to return from injury by Christmas

The big man could be ready to roll soon, but the Celtics are being cautious.

Jayson Tatum (ankle) questionable for Celtics-Mavericks showdown

The Celtics MVP candidate landed awkwardly on DeMar DeRozan's foot on Monday

The return of the Marcus

Smart comes back after a two-game absence dealing with a sore ankle.

Jaylen Brown: it’s time for “larger conversation” about Kyrie Irving’s suspension

When asked Tuesday, Brown expressed discomfort about the terms of Irving’s suspension and his extended time away from the Nets.

Malcolm Brogdon out with hamstring soreness against Nuggets

Brogdon has not played more than 56 games in each of the last three seasons.

Joe Mazzulla emphasizes Celtics’ recent defensive improvements: ‘defense is something that comes with time’

After early struggles, the Celtics are showing improvements on the defensive end.

Brooklyn Nets set to hire Ime Udoka after firing Steve Nash

After the Nets and Steve Nash agreed to part ways today, Boston’s head coach was first among rumored candidates.

NBA rescinds Joe Mazzulla’s second technical and ejection in Celtics’ loss to Bulls

Mazzulla will no longer be fined for the altercation.

Grant Williams suspended one game after bumping referee

Williams will sit out, without pay, when the Celtics face the Cavaliers on Friday.

Al Horford out against Magic

The 36-year-old will get a day off on the back end of a back-to-back.

‘He was a true champion’: Celtics honor Bill Russell before season opener

"Our gratitude is endless."

Joe Mazzulla: “every day is a statement”

The Celtics head coach spoke to reporters after Monday’s practice and ahead of Opening Night vs. the 76ers.

Mr. 15: Justin Jackson gets his shot

After a 10-day contract last season and an invite to Summer League and training camp, the five-year vet grabbed the Celtics final roster spot.

Noah Vonleh ‘excited’ about making Celtics roster, says ‘everybody is still locked in’

The Massachusetts big man is ready to make an impact for his hometown team.

Unofficial Celtics City Edition jerseys hit social media

This year’s version is inspired by Bill Russell.

Everybody loves and trusts Marcus Smart

Both Joe Mazzulla and Malcolm Brogdon stressed their admiration for their starting point guard.

Opportunity knocks for Sam Hauser

With an off-season injury to a key free agent signing, the sharpshooter has a chance to crack the rotation of a contender.

Danilo Gallinari on ACL recovery plan: ‘I want to stay close to the team’

The path ahead won’t be easy, but Gallinari is committed to the Celtics despite what could be a season-long injury.

Virginia head coach Tony Bennett praises Malcolm Brogdon and Sam Hauser

Bennett spoke highly of his former players.

Mazzulla: Luke Kornet was a ‘full go’ at practice

After dealing with an ankle injury for the past few weeks, Luke Kornet has gotten back in action at Celtics practice.

Celtics waive Luka Šamanić

He'll join the G-League squad in Maine.

Al Horford believes Celtics’ chemistry from last year’s run has ‘carried over’

"When we got back this season, it’s kind of like buddies. You get back to school, everybody’s back hanging out together."

Marcus Smart discusses Draymond Green-Jordan Poole fight: ‘It happens’

The Celtics point guard, with a history of his own, said compared Green’s punch to a family altercation.

Luke Kornet returns to practice

After missing most of training camp with a sprained ankle, the Celtics big man is back.

Vonleh: ‘I’m just going to try to go in every day and be consistent’

After spending last year abroad, the hometown kid is making a case to stay in Boston.

Grant Williams ‘locked in’ on season, letting agents deal with contract extension

The 23-year-old forward is letting his agents worry about the business side of things while he focuses on the floor.

JD Davison learning from Marcus Smart

The reigning Defensive Player of the Year has become a mentor to the second rounder.

Joe Mazzulla on Robert Williams: “He’s in a great mind frame”

The Celtics interim head coach offered updates on Robert Williams and Luke Kornet after the team’s practice on Tuesday.

Blake Griffin discusses new role with Celtics, his journey to Boston, and playing Joe Mazzulla in college

The 12-year veteran is looking for a chance to play for a championship.

Report: Celtics seeking permission to speak with Clippers assistant Jay Larranaga

Larranaga spent nine years in Boston, including seven as Brad Stevens’ lead assistant.

Brown: ‘I’m excited to start the journey’

After an offseason that included trade rumors for Kevin Durant and a change in head coach, #7 enters his seventh season in the best shape of his career.

Robert Williams on knee surgery: ‘We’re going to get it right this time’

The Celtics big man discussed his injury for the first time since his surgery.

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