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Boston Globe
Value is the key to Celtics' draft dramaThe Bulls would’ve eventually given up Jimmy Butler for Brandon Ingram. Danny A
Value is the key to Celtics' draft drama
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
The Bulls would’ve eventually given up Jimmy Butler for Brandon Ingram. Danny Ainge would’ve been the second coming of Red Auerbach. But in reality, Ainge got a little unlucky. He landed the third pick in a two-star draft. Still, a trade was... Read more
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Boston Globe
Isaiah Thomas on recruiting Kevin Durant: 'We definitely have a shot'Wednesday night. (Boston.com) Why the Celtics needed Ice Capades to add Bill R
Isaiah Thomas on recruiting Kevin Durant: 'We definitely have a shot'
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
Wednesday night. (Boston.com) Why the Celtics needed Ice Capades to add Bill Russell: In a single draft, Celtics coach Red Auerbach acquired three future Hall of Famers and created one of the most bizarre NBA legends of all time.... Read more
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Boston Globe
How Red Auerbach used the Ice Capades to add Bill Russell to the Celtics' best draft classIn a single draft, Celtics coach Red Auerbach acquired three future Hall of Fam
How Red Auerbach used the Ice Capades to add Bill Russell to the Celtics' best draft class
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
In a single draft, Celtics coach Red Auerbach acquired three future Hall of Famers and created one of the most bizarre NBA legends of all time. Out of the 1956 NBA draft sprung not merely an almost unbelievable story involving Bill Russell and the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Are Danny Ainge's assets treasure or trash?than the basketball equivalent of a fleece jacket when you use them? Fleecing
Are Danny Ainge's assets treasure or trash?
Boston Herald / Posted 5 days ago
than the basketball equivalent of a fleece jacket when you use them? Fleecing the opposition is always fun and something Red Auerbach turned into a science. Fleece jackets are nice, too, especially in late fall and early spring. But the Celtics... Read more
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Boston Herald
Has Danny Ainge collected a treasure or trash will all his draft picks?than the basketball equivalent of a fleece jacket when you use them? Fleecing
Has Danny Ainge collected a treasure or trash will all his draft picks?
Boston Herald / Posted 5 days ago
than the basketball equivalent of a fleece jacket when you use them? Fleecing the opposition is always fun and something Red Auerbach turned into a science. Fleece jackets are nice, too, especially in late fall and early spring. But the Celtics... Read more
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Boston Herald
Can Danny Ainge convert picks into progress?able to trade assets for a big NBA star. Back on that 2003 day Ainge was intro
Can Danny Ainge convert picks into progress?
Boston Herald / Posted 5 days ago
able to trade assets for a big NBA star. Back on that 2003 day Ainge was introduced to the media, an extremely satisfied Red Auerbach paused while trying to come up with a reason he felt this move was going to work. “He’s lucky,” said the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Has Ainge collected a treasure or trash will all his draft picks?than the basketball equivalent of a fleece jacket when you use them? Fleecing
Has Ainge collected a treasure or trash will all his draft picks?
Boston Herald / Posted 5 days ago
than the basketball equivalent of a fleece jacket when you use them? Fleecing the opposition is always fun and something Red Auerbach turned into a science. Fleece jackets are nice, too, especially in late fall and early spring. But the Celtics... Read more
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Boston Herald
Bushel of picks doesn’t seem to favor Celticsthan the basketball equivalent of a fleece jacket when you use them? Fleecing
Bushel of picks doesn’t seem to favor Celtics
Boston Herald / Posted 5 days ago
than the basketball equivalent of a fleece jacket when you use them? Fleecing the opposition is always fun and something Red Auerbach turned into a science. Fleece jackets are nice too, especially in late fall and early spring. But the Celtics... Read more
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Boston Herald
Celtics have mixed history when choosing earlyHe was still getting better every day, and that’s what you always saw from Kevi
Celtics have mixed history when choosing early
Boston Herald / Posted 7 days ago
He was still getting better every day, and that’s what you always saw from Kevin.” The wonderment was that team president Red Auerbach traded down to get McHale in one of the greatest draft heists ever. Golden State, originally No. 3, agreed to... Read more
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New York Post
Let me tell you how great my dad was — because he wouldn’tteams? Cousy/Sharman/KC and Sam Jones off the bench. Throw in Russell and Heins
Let me tell you how great my dad was — because he wouldn’t
New York Post / Posted 8 days ago
teams? Cousy/Sharman/KC and Sam Jones off the bench. Throw in Russell and Heinsohn. Add greatest all time coach/GM in Red Auerbach. P.S. I am a long-time Knicks fan. Vac: On lists like that, the Celtics are always going to get short shrift... Read more
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SportingNews
Cavaliers hope to pull off feat only 2 teams in NBA Finals history even attemptedquarter. Even in the game’s final minute, Boston was up 95-85. But the Lakers
Cavaliers hope to pull off feat only 2 teams in NBA Finals history even attempted
SportingNews / Posted 9 days ago
quarter. Even in the game’s final minute, Boston was up 95-85. But the Lakers stormed back behind Mr. Clutch and made Red Auerbach nearly gag on his victory cigar. West nailed a jumper. Stole the ball from Russell and then hit another jumper.... Read more
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The Providence Journal
Reynolds: NBA evolving right in front of our eyeswas when he was in high school, his amazing journey all ahead of him. Even then
Reynolds: NBA evolving right in front of our eyes
The Providence Journal / Posted 11 days ago
was when he was in high school, his amazing journey all ahead of him. Even then, you didn't have to be the reincarnation of Red Auerbach to see his incredible gifts for the game: his size, his strength, his skill set, the sense that at some level he... Read more
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NFL.com
10 Football Books You Must Readis the winner of the Super Bowl presented the Vince Lombardi Trophy? Lombardi r
10 Football Books You Must Read
NFL.com / Posted 12 days ago
is the winner of the Super Bowl presented the Vince Lombardi Trophy? Lombardi ranks with John Wooden, Red Auerbach, Knute Rockne and Bear Bryant as the most mythologized coaches in American history. The offensive coordinator on... Read more
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Boston Globe
Fast Forward: Terror attack in France, Led Zeppelin’s plagiarism caseGnome and the team honors the Special Olympics. Wednesday night celebrates both
Fast Forward: Terror attack in France, Led Zeppelin’s plagiarism case
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
Gnome and the team honors the Special Olympics. Wednesday night celebrates both the Boston Celtics and Jewish heritage (Red Auerbach would have loved it), and on Thursday afternoon, kids 14 and younger will get a Wally beach towel. If these... Read more
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Boston Globe
Fabulous finds in Falmouth: Before you hop on that Vineyard ferry, stop here. And here.(508-450-4111; www.quahogrepublic.com.) For the Cape’s best burger, try the jui
Fabulous finds in Falmouth: Before you hop on that Vineyard ferry, stop here. And here.
Boston Globe / Posted 17 days ago
(508-450-4111; www.quahogrepublic.com.) For the Cape’s best burger, try the juicy half-pounder ($12) at Red’s (named after Red Auerbach) at the Sea Crest Beach Hotel (508-540-9400; www.seacrestbeachhotel.com), a local fave. Bidwell recommends the... Read more
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New England Sports Network
Relive The 1986 Celtics’ Incredible Season 30 Years After NBA Title Victoryand competitiveness. After a crushing loss to the rival Los Angeles Lakers in t
Relive The 1986 Celtics’ Incredible Season 30 Years After NBA Title Victory
New England Sports Network / Posted 19 days ago
and competitiveness. After a crushing loss to the rival Los Angeles Lakers in the 1985 NBA Finals, legendary owner Red Auerbach acquired Walton from the Los Angeles Clippers in a now-famous trade, adding a former league MVP to a superteam... Read more
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Boston Herald
82-80 still looks like right call for these Red Soxit yet again: When the outfielders cap off each victory with their “Hit Dem Fol
82-80 still looks like right call for these Red Sox
Boston Herald / Posted 20 days ago
it yet again: When the outfielders cap off each victory with their “Hit Dem Folks” thing, it’s the modern-day equivalent of Red Auerbach lighting up his cigar. (As an aside, I asked Hall of Famer Jim Rice on Sunday if he ever could have imagined... Read more
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ESPN
Lapchick: How my friend Muhammad Ali brought people togetherI marched against the Vietnam War and for civil rights. I was with my father, J
Lapchick: How my friend Muhammad Ali brought people together
ESPN / Posted 20 days ago
I marched against the Vietnam War and for civil rights. I was with my father, Joe Lapchick, who along with Celtics legend Red Auerbach worked summers at Kutsher's Hotel and Country Club in Monticello, New York. My dad helped integrate the NBA as... Read more
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Boston Herald
Steve Buckley: Ugly fall could await Red Soxit yet again: When the outfielders cap off each victory with their “Hit Dem Fol
Steve Buckley: Ugly fall could await Red Sox
Boston Herald / Posted 20 days ago
it yet again: When the outfielders cap off each victory with their “Hit Dem Folks” thing, it’s the modern-day equivalent of Red Auerbach lighting up his cigar. (As an aside, I asked Hall of Famer Jim Rice on Sunday if he ever could have imagined... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
That time Muhammad Ali recited an impromptu poem at a Maryland basketball eventup the ballroom,'” Potts said. A year after UCLA coach John Wooden was the gue
That time Muhammad Ali recited an impromptu poem at a Maryland basketball event
Baltimore Sun / Posted 21 days ago
up the ballroom,'” Potts said. A year after UCLA coach John Wooden was the guest speaker – other speakers had included Red Auerbach, Adolph Rupp and Oscar Robertson – Ali would be the speaker for the 1976 postseason banquet. “What blew my mind... Read more
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HITC Sport
Eddie Jones airport bag search the latest case of trouble in transitWimbledon used to force their opponents to take cold showers and subject them t
Eddie Jones airport bag search the latest case of trouble in transit
HITC Sport / Posted 23 days ago
Wimbledon used to force their opponents to take cold showers and subject them to obnoxious music. At the Boston Celtics Red Auerbach – coach between 1950 and 1966 and so successful the NBA’s coach of the year award wasn’t just given to him, it... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Garceau: 6 Of The Most 'Untouchable' RecordsBoston Celtics 8 straight NBA Titles: Bill Russell and friends made it look too
Garceau: 6 Of The Most 'Untouchable' Records
CBS Baltimore / Posted 24 days ago
Boston Celtics 8 straight NBA Titles: Bill Russell and friends made it look too easy with 8 straight from 1959-1966. Coach Red Auerbach became a chain- smoker lighting up victory cigars on the Celtics bench when he felt his team had clinched... Read more
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Boston Herald
Celtics: 'Red (Auerbach) would be very happy' with Danny Ainge nowWALTHAM -- Celtics owner Steve Pagliuca and fellow managing partner Wyc Grousbe
Celtics: 'Red (Auerbach) would be very happy' with Danny Ainge now
Boston Herald / Posted 25 days ago
WALTHAM -- Celtics owner Steve Pagliuca and fellow managing partner Wyc Grousbeck made sure to include the late Red Auerbach, who hired Danny Ainge into the front office, in the conversation when the contract extensions for Ainge and coach Brad... Read more
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Wired News
Three Ideas for Remaking the Three-Point Shotfrom the basket at the top of the key, tapering to 22 feet at the baseline. Onc
Three Ideas for Remaking the Three-Point Shot
Wired News / Posted 25 days ago
from the basket at the top of the key, tapering to 22 feet at the baseline. Once considered a gimmick (Boston Celtics coach Red Auerbach hated the idea until he drafted a young sharpshooter named Larry Bird), the three has become an integral part of... Read more

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