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Kyrie Irving insists he'll be ready for Boston Celtics camp

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Kyrie Irving isn’t in a position where he could play with USA Basketball this week at its minicamp. He made the trip to Las Vegas anyway. The way Irving sees it, if USA Basketball calls, you answer. So he was in the gym Thursday for the start of the two-day camp, watching and interacting with guys but not ...

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Boston Celtics' Marcus Smart 'ecstatic' to have summer in limbo over

BOSTON (AP) — There was a moment during the past month in which Marcus Smart wasn’t sure where he’d be playing basketball this upcoming season. A day after signing a four-year deal to remain in the only NBA jersey he’s ever played in, Smart said he’s focused on doing what he can to help the Celtics win their 18th championship. ”I’m ecstatic. This is ...

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Blue Jays hurt again by Bogaerts' bat, drop series at Boston

Xander Bogaerts homered in his first at-bat a day after hitting a walk-off grand slam and drove in two runs, leading the Boston Red Sox past the Toronto Blue Jays 5-2 on Sunday to enter the all-star break with their best record since 1949. Brock Holt also drove in two runs for the American League East-leading Red Sox (68-30), who ...

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Tre Boston: Safeties being disrespected in free agency

Tre Boston is without a job as training camps approach, and he’s not the only established safety who can say that. “It’s kinda rough, man,” the four-year veteran said Friday on SiriusXM NFL Radio. “They got us where they think they want us. For us, we have to communicate with each other so we don’t take this minimum wage.” Boston ...

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Boston Celtics' Kyrie Irving coy on possible reunion with LeBron James

BOSTON (AP) — Kyrie Irving is playing coy about the possibility of reuniting with his former Cleveland Cavaliers teammate LeBron James next season in Boston. The Celtics guard on Tuesday deferred when asked about the prospect of the team pursuing James this summer. The 33-year-old James has a player option to remain in Cleveland next season but could opt for ...

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