Tag: Celtics

Ainge backs Celtics stars despite 'major funk'

11:39 AM ET When you think of teams with multiple All-Stars, you think of dominance — the Jazz, the Lakers, the Nets. The Celtics have two All-Stars in Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown, but after Wednesday night’s blowout loss to the Hawks, Boston is in last place in the Atlantic Division. Team president Danny Ainge…

The Celtics rebound in Game 3 of NBA East final with Hayward back

ORLANDO, FLA.—Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra did what he could when it came to a warning. “This game is going to be different,” he told his players in the locker room prior to Saturday night’s Game 3 of the Eastern Conference final, “is going to feel different than the first two.” ESPN captured his words.…

Celtic’s Christie being investigated for alleged genital grab against Rangers

LONDON — Celtic midfielder Ryan Christie risks a two-match ban after allegedly trying to grab Rangers’ Colombian striker Alfredo Morelos by the genitals in Sunday’s Old Firm clash between the Glasgow sides. The Scottish Football Association issued a fast track notice of complaint on Tuesday against the Scotland international for allegedly committing a sending off…