• Celtics ‘Moving In Right Direction' Expect To Face Magic On Friday

    11 days ago - By NESN

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    The Boston Celtics probably will be able to scratch their basketball itch soon.
    Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge told 98.5 The Sports Hub on Thursday the team expects to be able to face the Orlando Magic on Friday at TD Garden. Celtics players still must undergo COVID-19 tests, but Ainge is hoping at least eight of them will test negative, allowing the game to go ahead.
    “I think that our players are all doing well,” Ainge said, per The Associated Press. “We have some that are in contact tracing also. All of our players are doing well, and it looks like we're...
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  • Ainge: Asking price for Harden was too high for Celtics

    Ainge: Asking price for Harden was too high for Celtics

    11 days ago - By TheScore

    The Boston Celtics did, in fact, check in with the Houston Rockets about a trade for James Harden , Celtics president Danny Ainge revealed Thursday on 98.5 The Sports Hub's "Toucher and Rich." However, the team balked at Houston's asking price for the malcontent guard. "We had numerous talks but the price really wasn't changing," Ainge said. "The price was really high for us and it was just something we didn't want to do. "I'm not sure there was anybody - even the people within our organization that respected him and wanted him more. But I think unanimously we decided it wasn't the time...
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