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Red Sox Triple-A affiliate Pawtucket will host “Kyrie Irving Night” on Thursday, with any fan wearing green or Boston Celtics garb receiving a free general admission ticket. Three months after meeting in the conference finals, the Cavs and Celtics completed an unprecedented swap of All-Star guards, sending Kyrie Irving to Boston and Isaiah Thomas to
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NORTHBRIDGE, Mass. — After hearing his name invoked as someone who might interest the Cleveland Cavaliers, Jayson Tatum initially feared he might be included in the trade package the Boston Celtics put together Tuesday to land Kyrie Irving. The Celtics have acquired Kyrie Irving from the Cavaliers for Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder, Ante Zizic and
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If Game 4 of the 2017 NBA Finals turns out to be Kyrie Irving’s last game in the city of Cleveland playing for the Cavaliers — after LeBron James’ return, you can’t really rule anything out, after all — it will be a tantalizing reminder of just what the Cleveland Cavaliers said goodbye to when
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8:34 PM ET Adrian WojnarowskiESPN After agent Bill Duffy negotiated a five-year, $148 million maximum contract extension for forward Andrew Wiggins with the Minnesota Timberwolves, it is unclear how quickly Wiggins will sign the deal after he filed papers to sever ties with his representation at BDA Sports. Minnesota management sent Duffy and Wiggins a
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Our summer forecast tips off with a look at what promises to be an entertaining season from NBA rookies. Lonzo Ball brings a wave of excitement to the Los Angeles Lakers, and the Philadelphia 76ers feature the past two No. 1 draft picks — Markelle Fultz and Ben Simmons — who are both eligible for
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Monday brought a little more excitement than the start of the work week typically would, with the first solar eclipse since 1979 taking place across the United States. The phenomenon began around 10:15 a.m. Pacific Time on the West Coast and ended around 2:50 p.m. Eastern Time on the Atlantic coast. Fourteen states — Oregon,
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Longtime Cleveland Cavaliers executive Trent Redden will join the LA Clippers‘ front-office staff as assistant general manager, league sources said on Monday. Redden was dismissed from the Cavaliers this spring along with lead executive David Griffin. Redden started his career as an intern with the Cavs 11 years ago and rose to senior vice president
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7:35 PM ET Adrian Wojnarowski Ramona Shelburne Close ESPN Senior Writer Senior writer for ESPN.com Spent seven years at the Los Angeles Daily News The possibility of impermissible contact between Los Angeles Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson and four-time All-Star Paul George is at the crux of an NBA probe into possible tampering,
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