The 7 best trades the Boston Celtics have made under Danny Ainge

They call him “Trader Dan” because, within the first year of Danny Ainge being put in charge of basketball operations for the Boston Celtics, he had jettisoned Antoine Walker, Tony Delk, Tony Battie, Eric Williams, Kedrick Brown and coach Jim O’Brien. Ainge put an end to an era of Celtics basketball that included a trip to the 2002 Eastern Conference …

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Kevin Durant had the perfect comeback for a trash-talking fan on Twitter

Kevin Durant and the Golden State Warriors celebrated their NBA championship with a parade on Thursday, and while all that was happening, Durant did what no professional athlete should ever do: He read the mentions. Durant, of course, left the Thunder for the Warriors after falling to Golden State in the 2016 Western Conference Finals. NBA fans haven’t stopped criticizing …

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Why LeBron James skipped the press conference after NBA Finals Game 2 loss

Having a “podium game” usually is an honor in the NBA playoffs. But LeBron James has had enough of the press conference scene. NBA just announced that LeBron James is not coming to the podium post-game. — Rachel Nichols (@Rachel__Nichols) June 5, 2017 That might sound like an angry player blowing off the media, especially after his Cleveland Cavaliers lost …

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