• Two NBA Insiders Identify This NBA Star As Potential Celtics Trade Target

    1 month ago - By NESN

    NESN Logo
    Sign In
    Thanks to last week's Kemba Walker trade , the Celtics now have an easier bath to adding a third star (one better and healthier than Walker, anyway) to a roster that already features Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown.
    But who could Boston even target?
    When asked that very question Monday night on NBC Sports Boston, NBA insiders Chris Mannix and Jared Weiss both identified the same player: Portland Trail Blazers guard CJ McCollum.
    Ben Simmons Trade Feels Inevitable; Should Celtics Consider 76ers Star?
    Mannix: “I should first say, from what I've been told, CJ McCollum has been...
    Read more ...

     

  • Celtics Rumors: Kemba Walker Was ‘Heartbroken' About Trade To Thunder

    Celtics Rumors: Kemba Walker Was ‘Heartbroken' About Trade To Thunder

    1 month ago - By NESN

    NESN Logo
    Sign In
    Kemba Walker now is a member of the Oklahoma City Thunder, and it appears he is a little down about that development.
    The Boston Celtics this past Friday traded Walker and a first-round pick to the Thunder for Al Horford and Moses Brown.
    According to The Athletic's Jared Weiss , Walker was “heartbroken” about the move.
    “According to sources Walker was “heartbroken” over the trade, particularly because of his strong relationships with his teammates.
    Now, it's worth mentioning that there were reports prior to the trade that Walker wanted out of Boston, and shortly after the...
    Read more ...

     

  • What Celtics See In Moses Brown, Acquired In Kemba Walker Trade

    1 month ago - By NESN

    NESN Logo
    Sign In
    Brad Stevens and the Boston Celtics know just how valuable of a contributor Moses Brown can be.
    They were on the receiving end of it earlier this year.
    Brown was included by the Oklahoma City Thunder in the trade that sent Al Horford to the Celtics in exchange for Kemba Walker. Horford and Walker were the obvious headliners of the trade, but Brown is a noteworthy inclusion too.
    The Celtics in the Stevens era , generally have gotten manipulated on the boards. Such things tend to happen when running guys like Amir Johnson and Grant Williams out as the lone big men on the...
    Read more ...