Jones: If not the Warriors, five with best chances are …

Picking the Golden State Warriors to win the 2019 NBA championship is akin to shooting fish in a barrel. Coach Steve Kerr’s Warriors, who have won back-to-back league titles and three in the last four seasons, are the overwhelming favorites to make it a threepeat, according to the most recent odds posted by Bovada Sportsbook. […]

Celtics’ Brown: ‘We’re getting to the Finals’

Now that LeBron James is no longer in the Eastern Conference, many consider the Boston Celtics the best team in the East and a lock to get to the NBA Finals. Celtics small forward Jaylen Brown agrees. “We’re getting to the Finals,” Brown said on the Pull Up Podcast with Portland Trail Blazers guard C.J. McCollum and Yahoo […]

Sixers, Celtics to tip off NBA season Oct. 16

A rivalry renewed? The NBA seems to think so, as the Philadelphia 76ers and Boston Celtics will tip off the 2018-19 season Oct. 16 at 8 p.m. EST in Boston, the league announced Wednesday afternoon. The game will be televised by TNT. The Sixers and Celtics are just part of an opening-night doubleheader, with Kevin […]

Celtics’ Stevens doesn’t plan on mentioning free agency to Irving

Boston Celtics star point guard Kyrie Irving can become an unrestricted free agent during the summer of 2019 if he declines his player option and will likely command a max contract if he enters the open market. Irving is set to make $20.1 million in 2018-19 and has already said he won’t sign a contract extension with […]

Celtics sign Dozier to two-way contract

Free agent shooting guard P.J. Dozier has agreed to a two-way contract with the Boston Celtics, according to a report from Sean Deveney of the Sporting News. Dozier is 6-foot-6 and went undrafted out of South Carolina in 2017. He appeared in two games with the Oklahoma City Thunder last season. Dozier is the second […]