If the Celtics don't make a deal before the trade deadline it's because they're building for more than just the final two months of this season.
2017 ScheduleAll times ET
- 12/30W 117-114
- 1/3W 115-104
- 1/6W 110-106
- 1/7W 117-108
- 1/10L 114-106
- 1/11W 117-108
- 1/13W 103-101
- 1/16W 108-98
- 1/18L 117-106
- 1/21L 127-123
- 1/24L 123-108
- 1/25W 120-109
- 1/27W 128-98
- 1/28W 112-108
- 1/30W 113-109
- 2/1W 109-104
- 2/3W 113-107
- 2/5W 107-102
- 2/8L 108-92
- 2/9W 120-111
- 2/11W 112-104
- 2/13W 111-98
- 2/15W 116-108
- 2/16L 104-103
- 2/24h:mm a z, US/Eastern
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The guys hope Magic Johnson is better running the Lakers than he is at running his Twitter account, plus why trading Boogie was good for the Kings and life advice.
Brian Windhorst, Tom Haberstroh, Big Wos, Tim MacMahon, Tim Bontemps, Sam Amick and Baxter Holmes on the Lakers, DeMarcus and possible trade scenarios before the deadline.
Jorge Sedano, Kevin Pelton and Amin Elhassan discuss the likelihood of the Celtics finding a trade partner in the Bulls or Clippers and what it would take to get a deal done.
The guys wonder if Magic Johnson will be better running the Lakers than he is on twitter, plus Zach Lowe on NBA trade rumors and life advice.
As the trade deadline nears, it appears the Celtics once again are looking to acquire a superstar, but who could it be?
Nets' BPI projections good news for Celts
With an NBA-worst 9-47 record, Brooklyn is getting the highest odds to secure a top-three pick in this year's draft from BPI. The Celtics, who can swap for the pick, will gladly take that.
Fans are growing impatient as Boston sits on its treasure trove. The Celtics have zeroed in on Jimmy Butler and Paul George, but will they make a move by Thursday's 3 p.m. trade deadline?
Do Celtics have a shot at the title?
Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle thinks Boston can make it to the Finals, but how about winning it all? BPI doesn't seem to think the Celts have a chance just yet.
What really happened during trade talks between the Kings and Lakers? Plus, Amin Elhassan gives details to the DeMarcus Cousins' trade deal and the likelihood Blake Griffin will go to Boston.
The Celtics can send the most valuable pick in the draft to the Bulls -- with a twist. Kevin Pelton spells out Boston's options in a Jimmy Butler trade.
Chad Ford updates his mock for the 2017 NBA draft after deadline deals, with new teams for top prospects such as Markelle Fultz, Lonzo Ball, Dennis Smith and more.
Superstar heading to Boston? Playful tweets from Boston players have fans anticipating monster deal as NBA trade deadline approaches.
In a one-time offer, Marc Stein calls upon you, the loyal Power Rankings fan, to provide the arguments for this week's assessments.
Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer
Isaiah Thomas has Celtics Nation on high alert after tweeting an eyes-wide-open emoji. The last time he did that: Right before the Celtics signed Al Horford in July.
Before the NBA's second half begins, SportsNation looks ahead to ask: Who will make the playoffs? And who can challenge the Warriors and Cavaliers? Vote now!
Adam Reisinger ESPN.com
File this under "only at All-Star Weekend": Celtics coach Brad Stevens and Rev. Jesse Jackson were on the same commercial flight leaving New Orleans to return to Boston today. No word on whether they discussed the Celtics missing out on trading for DeMarcus Cousins.
As the NBA heads into the second half, who are your picks for MVP, Rookie of the Year and Coach of the Year?
The Celtics stayed out of the fray to acquire DeMarcus Cousins, choosing to continue on their path of building around draft picks and character fits.
Brian Windhorst, Tom Haberstroh, Kevin Pelton, Justin Verrier and Tim Bontemps break down the trade between the Kings and the Pelicans.
Chicago Bulls guard Jimmy Butler says trade rumors don't bother him.