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Kemba Walker relishes his closer role

Kemba Walker relishes his closer role

On most nights someone has been able to take over, sometimes with Kemba Walker uncorking the kind of

“If you want to be special, then model after Kemba,” said Stevens.

“Because Kemba sits over there, thinks his night is done, gets put back in the game, drills three threes

It helps to know that Walker never had the opportunity to regularly finish off wins in Charlotte.

In terms of late-game shot-making, Brad Stevens wants his players to look at Kemba Walker’s focus.

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Gordon Hayward Intends To Play Monday Night After Going Through Celtics Shootaround

Gordon Hayward Intends To Play Monday Night After Going Through Celtics Shootaround

“Gordon is so smart and knows how to play the game, he’s so easy to play with,” said point guard Kemba

Walker.

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Clippers forward Moe Harkless for the defense, your honor

Clippers forward Moe Harkless for the defense, your honor

He’s checked Boston’s Kemba Walker, forcing three turnovers and limiting the 6-foot All-NBA performer

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7 notes and observations from the Celtics’ win over the Heat

7 notes and observations from the Celtics’ win over the Heat

After the game, Tatum, Jaylen Brown, and Kemba Walker all mentioned how vocal Ojeleye was on the defensive

because Walker is able to get rid of the ball smartly and quickly.

Walker finished with a team-high seven assists.

“But if they stop, then it’ll open up guys like Kemba and JT.”

Walker called Brown the “X-factor” of the team.

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Jaylen Brown scores 31 points in Celtics’ 112-93 victory over Heat

Jaylen Brown scores 31 points in Celtics’ 112-93 victory over Heat

BOSTON (AP) — Jaylen Brown scored a season-high 31 points, Kemba Walker had 28 and the Boston Celtics

Brown connected on a season-high six 3-pointers, and Walker had seven assists and four rebounds.

Walker had nine of the points and Tatum eight in the spree over the final 7:09, including two shots from

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Kemba Walker returns with 39 points, Celtics beat Brooklyn 121-110

Kemba Walker returns with 39 points, Celtics beat Brooklyn 121-110

. - NOVEMBER 27: Kemba Walker #8 of the Boston Celtics screams out in front of Marcus Smart #36 during

. - NOVEMBER 27: Kemba Walker #8 of the Boston Celtics falls into the lap of NBA photographer Brian Babineau

. - NOVEMBER 27: Brad Wanamaker #9, Jaylen Brown #7, Kemba Walker #8 and Daniel Theis #27 of the Boston

. - NOVEMBER 27: Kemba Walker #8 of the Boston Celtics rebounds away from Nicolas Claxton #33 of the

Kemba Walker came back from a five-day, neck-related absence to record his most prolific night as a Celtic

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Celtics arise in time to avoid loss to struggling Knicks

Celtics arise in time to avoid loss to struggling Knicks

“No question,” said Kemba Walker, who had 16 points on 6-for-18 shooting and 10 assists.

They 58 combined points were a relief to Walker.

“I’m loving it, especially when I’m not shooting the ball as well as I would like to,” Walker said.

As for the reason behind the club’s general downturn in play, Walker said, “I wish I could tell you.

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Knicks Let Second-Half Lead Get Away, Fall To Celtics

Knicks Let Second-Half Lead Get Away, Fall To Celtics

Kemba Walker had 15 points and 10 assists, Enes Kanter contributed 11 points and 11 rebounds, and Brad

pointer tied the score at 95-95, Brown followed with a steal and layup, Tatum hit a free throw, and Walker

Walker was the first Celtics player to reach double-digit assists this season.

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Danny Ainge taking blame for Kyrie Irving’s Celtics mess

Danny Ainge taking blame for Kyrie Irving’s Celtics mess

His Celtic replacement Kemba Walker, who had a scary-looking collision last week, is listed as probable

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Danny Ainge Takes Blame For Last Year's Celtics

Danny Ainge Takes Blame For Last Year's Celtics

It’s a lot different in Boston this season, with Kemba Walker now in place of Irving.

Ainge says that Kemba has brought a certain joy to the Celtics that wasn’t seen — at all — last season

“He’s winning games at a higher rate than he ever has, and you can see that joy,” Ainge said of Walker

Kemba was a great fit for us.”

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In his NBA debut, Tremont Waters once again shows he can play

In his NBA debut, Tremont Waters once again shows he can play

After starting point guard Kemba Walker sustained a neck sprain last Friday, the Celtics recalled Waters

Once Walker is available to return, Waters will likely return to Maine.

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Celtics team doctor shares an update on Kemba Walker

Celtics team doctor shares an update on Kemba Walker

The physician said Walker went through a “full cognitive review” Saturday and Sunday.

He said Walker “passed the cognitive test and also had a light workout and passed it again after that

Walker is expected to go through a full workout on Tuesday.

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Celtics Hold Off Kings 103-102 Despite Hield's 41 Points

Celtics Hold Off Kings 103-102 Despite Hield's 41 Points

Tony Schena said Kemba Walker (neck strain) didn’t suffer a serious injury in Friday’s collision with

The doctor said Walker didn’t have a concussion, but the team is going through the protocol. … C Daniel

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Tremont Waters gets a call-up

Tremont Waters gets a call-up

Prior to being called down from Maine for Monday’s game against Sacramento to fill Kemba Walker’s roster

Waters received a text from Celtics assistant Kara Lawson on Sunday, the day after Walker sprained his

We already had Tremont here yesterday in anticipation that Kemba would be a last-minute decision.”

Prior to being called down from Maine for Monday’s game against Sacramento to fill Kemba Walker’s roster

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Celtics Give Promising Updates On Kemba Walker, Gordon Hayward

Celtics Give Promising Updates On Kemba Walker, Gordon Hayward

BOSTON (CBS) — It’s very unlikely that Kemba Walker will suit up for the Boston Celtics on Monday night

But the news on the injured Celtics point guard isn’t as dire as many believed when Walker collapsed

As scary as it was to see Walker wheeled off the floor on a stretcher in Denver, the Celtics offered

road trip, it doesn’t sound like Walker will be sidelined for very long.

The news on Kemba Walker doesn't sound as dire as many initially feared.

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Kemba Walker dodges bullet, listed as questionable for Monday

Kemba Walker dodges bullet, listed as questionable for Monday

Everything considered, from the sight of Kemba Walker being strapped in a stretcher and rolled off the

Of all things, Brad Stevens hadn’t even been told that Walker was in concussion protocol by yesterday

Asked if Walker could play tonight, Stevens said, “Yeah. But I’d say doubtful.

Though Kemba Walker has been listed as doubtful with a sprained neck for Monday’s game against Sacramento

, his coaches and teammates got the sense that Walker had just dodged a potentially le…

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Brad Stevens feels for Cavaliers’ John Beilein

Brad Stevens feels for Cavaliers’ John Beilein

between his best five players and the rest of the rotation, with the core five being Jayson Tatum, Kemba

Walker, Jaylen Brown, Hayward and Marcus Smart.

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No surprise: Marcus Smart back from injury after just one game out

No surprise: Marcus Smart back from injury after just one game out

A while back, I asked Kemba Walker if, before he became a Celtic, he’d realized Smart was this big a

“No,” Walker said through a laugh. “Man, he’s crazy — in a great way, though.

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A Confident Jaylen Brown Blows Miami Heat A Kiss After Key 3-Pointer

A Confident Jaylen Brown Blows Miami Heat A Kiss After Key 3-Pointer

going he definitely gives us a lot more options — and he’s been playing well all year,” said guard Kemba

Walker, who had 28 points of his own to go with seven assists against the Heat.

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Brown Scores 31 Points In Celtics' 112-93 Victory Over Heat

Brown Scores 31 Points In Celtics' 112-93 Victory Over Heat

BOSTON (AP) — Jaylen Brown scored a season-high 31 points, Kemba Walker had 28 and the Boston Celtics

Brown connected on a season-high six 3-pointers, and Walker had seven assists and four rebounds.

Walker had nine of the points and Tatum eight in the spree over the final 7:09, including two shots from

Jaylen Brown scored a season-high 31 points, Kemba Walker had 28 and the Boston Celtics beat the Miami

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Checking in on the Celtics’ rookie class (yes, that includes Tacko Fall)

Checking in on the Celtics’ rookie class (yes, that includes Tacko Fall)

spectacular in his lone NBA appearance (Nov. 25 against the Kings, when we were still exhaling about Kemba

I don’t know if his future is with the Celtics with Walker and tough, improving Brad Wanamaker ahead

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Jayson Tatum, Jaylen Brown Lead Celtics To 113-104 Win Over Knicks

Jayson Tatum, Jaylen Brown Lead Celtics To 113-104 Win Over Knicks

Kemba Walker had 15 points and 10 assists, Enes Kanter contributed 11 points and 11 rebounds, and Brad

pointer tied the score at 95-95, Brown followed with a steal and layup, Tatum hit a free throw, and Walker

Walker was the first Celtics player to reach double-digit assists this season.

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Tremont Waters the latest Celtics rookie to grab minutes

Tremont Waters the latest Celtics rookie to grab minutes

Now that the Celtics have declared Kemba Walker probable to return in tonight’s game against Brooklyn

Kemba Walker’s return from a sprained neck incident, possible as soon as tonight against Brooklyn, will

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The Celtics are over Kyrie Irving and playing like a true contender

The Celtics are over Kyrie Irving and playing like a true contender

First, it set up Boston to ink Kemba Walker as a less spectacular, but steadier, replacement at point

“The Kemba pickup was huge,” said Doc Rivers, the coach who led Boston to its most recent NBA title and

The Walker-for-Irving exchange has allowed Tatum and Brown to feel greater ownership in Boston’s future

Read full article: The Celtics are over Kyrie Irving and pl...→
Celtics rely on depth, edge Sacramento Kings

Celtics rely on depth, edge Sacramento Kings

Playing without Kemba Walker (neck sprain), Gordon Hayward (broken hand) and Daniel Theis (illness),

encouraged in the fact that, even though Buddy did have a career game, with the circumstances with Kemba

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Celtics Team Doctor Says Kemba Walker Didn't Suffer Serious Injury

Celtics Team Doctor Says Kemba Walker Didn't Suffer Serious Injury

Schena said Walker had “numbness and tingling in his hands” immediately after the collision, which is

The physician said Walker went through a “full cognitive review” Saturday and Sunday.

He said Walker “passed the cognitive test and also had a light workout and passed it again after that

Walker is expected to go through a full workout on Tuesday.

Kemba Walker was on the bench for Monday night's game against the Sacramento Kings, the team's first

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Brad Stevens shares updates on Kemba Walker, Gordon Hayward

Brad Stevens shares updates on Kemba Walker, Gordon Hayward

Celtics point guard Kemba Walker is doubtful for Monday’s game against the Sacramento Kings, coach Brad

The fact that Walker is not ruled out is promising and surprising, given that he was stretchered off

In the second quarter, Walker collided with teammate Semi Ojeleye and crumpled to the ground, where he

Walker was then transported to the hospital via ambulance.

Walker was officially diagnosed with a neck sprain, according to the team.

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Kemba Walker Doubtful For Monday Game After Scary Injury Versus Nuggets

Kemba Walker Doubtful For Monday Game After Scary Injury Versus Nuggets

BOSTON (CBS) – All things considered, the news seems to be promising for Celtics guard Kemba Walker after

Walker ran into teammate Semi Ojeleye with his head down and immediately fell to the floor.

The Celtics said after the game Walker had concussion-like symptoms.

On Sunday, the team said Walker is doubtful Monday against the Kings.

Further evaluation showed Walker has a neck sprain.

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Here’s the latest on Kemba Walker after he was stretchered off the court

Here’s the latest on Kemba Walker after he was stretchered off the court

Let out a sigh of relief Celtics fans, it appears Kemba Walker will be OK.

#NEBHInjuryReport Following testing at a Denver hospital, Kemba Walker has been released to rejoin the

Prayers up for Kemba Walker 🙏🏾.

There are no reports on how much time Walker will miss, if any.

Walker was released from the hospital and will head back to Boston with the team.

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Hayward returns, Celtics slam Cavs, 110-88

Hayward returns, Celtics slam Cavs, 110-88

From Kemba Walker’s 22-point, five-trey performance — three of them consecutively in a game-sealing 11

Cleveland countered with a 6-0 flurry, only for Walker to bury three straight 3-pointers in an 11-2 run

The Celtics took a 53-40 halftime lead on a Walker trey with 30 seconds left, with Brown’s 14-point first

Walker answered, also from downtown, and after a three-point flurry from each side, and three missed

free throws and a charge into Theis from Thompson, Walker buried a 3-pointer with 30 seconds left for

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Celtics acquit themselves well before NBA judges

Celtics acquit themselves well before NBA judges

Western Conference scout told the Herald, “Absolutely you’re going to have a change in team attitude when Kemba

Walker replaces Kyrie Irving, but what you’re seeing now says more about the young guys getting their

Kemba isn’t really going to shut down a top point guard or anything, but he’s working out there.

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Tatum, Brown Help Celtics Beat Denver 108-95

Tatum, Brown Help Celtics Beat Denver 108-95

Kemba Walker scored 19 for the Celtics, who won for the fifth time in six games and improved to 9-0 at

The Celtics and Nuggets were back together for the first time since Nov. 22, when Walker had a head-to-torso

Walker was taken off on a stretcher, but he missed only one game with a neck injury.

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Brown Scores 31 in Boston Celtics’ Victory over Miami Heat

Brown Scores 31 in Boston Celtics’ Victory over Miami Heat

Brown scored a season-high 31 points, Kemba Walker had 28 and the Boston Celtics beat the Miami Heat

Brown connected on a season-high five 3-pointers, and Walker had seven assists and four rebounds with

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Jaylen Brown, Kemba Walker and Celtics send Miami packing

Jaylen Brown, Kemba Walker and Celtics send Miami packing

Brown had 24 points, to go along with another 22 from Walker after three quarters, and it was Carsen

Walker hit his fifth and sixth 3-pointers on the end of an 8-0 Celtics run for a 110-87 lead that put

The Celtics took a brief 40-39 lead, lost it on an Adabayo, and took it back again on a pair of Walker

The run now extended to 24-4, with Walker scoring again and Brown hitting a three from the corner.

Theis’ conversion off a Walker feed gave the Celtics a 52-44 halftime lead.

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Celtics offensive rating takes hit with Gordon Hayward sidelined

Celtics offensive rating takes hit with Gordon Hayward sidelined

Added Kemba Walker, “Just having that extra guy — a guy that play in pick and roll, make plays, take

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Jayson Tatum, Jaylen Brown lead Celtics’ rally past Knicks

Jayson Tatum, Jaylen Brown lead Celtics’ rally past Knicks

Kemba Walker had 15 points and 10 assists, Enes Kanter contributed 11 points and 11 rebounds, and Brad

pointer tied the score at 95-95, Brown followed with a steal and layup, Tatum hit a free throw, and Walker

Walker was the first Celtics player to reach double-digit assists this season.

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Celtics List Kemba Walker As Probable For Wednesday Night's Game Vs. Nets

Celtics List Kemba Walker As Probable For Wednesday Night's Game Vs. Nets

BOSTON (CBS) — When Kemba Walker collapsed after colliding with teammate/brick wall Semi Ojeleye on Friday

The Celtics are listing Walker as probable for Wednesday night’s game against the Brooklyn Nets at TD

Walker hasn’t missed many games throughout his career, but the fact that he’ll potentially suit up less

Walker was motionless on the floor in Denver after he ran head-first into Ojeleye and had to be carted

When Kemba Walker collapsed after colliding with teammate/brick wall Semi Ojeleye on Friday night, the

Read full article: Celtics List Kemba Walker As Probable Fo...→
Danny Ainge on Celtics’ issues last season: ‘I do think it was my fault’

Danny Ainge on Celtics’ issues last season: ‘I do think it was my fault’

on what went wrong last year with Kyrie, how the front office pivoted to find an even better fit in Kemba

Walker, and how his time with Larry Bird & Kevin McHale affected his reaction to Gordon Hayward's latest

While Ainge wouldn’t throw Irving under the bus. he said that new Celtics guard Walker brings a sense

that are coming out in the Draft, point guards that are in free agency, players on our own roster and Kemba

Kemba was a great fit for us.”

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Lakers’ Anthony Davis braces for New Orleans return, gets ‘pointers’ from LeBron

Lakers’ Anthony Davis braces for New Orleans return, gets ‘pointers’ from LeBron

He’s watched the return of Kemba Walker to Charlotte, and he was interested to see how Boston would receive

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Love at peace, not worried about trade chatter

Love at peace, not worried about trade chatter

Boston guard Kemba Walker took a scary hit last week when he collided with teammate Semi Ojeleye during

The way Walker fell, and how he had to leave the game on a stretcher, understandably raised plenty of

Read full article: Love at peace, not worried about trade c...→
Tremont Waters called up for his NBA debut

Tremont Waters called up for his NBA debut

Called down as a short term replacement while Kemba Walker recovers from a sprained neck, Waters may

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Kemba Walker is fine — no kidding

Kemba Walker is fine — no kidding

Things are good with Kemba Walker. Room-for-humor good.

And Kemba tried.

Kemba always wants to play. He always wants to be out there. He loves to play.

Kemba, you know, he wants to play.

Things are good with Kemba Walker. Room-for-humor good.

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The Loop Ten: 11-25-19

The Loop Ten: 11-25-19

Gordon Sondland, Jimmie Johnson, Jacoby Ellsbury, Mark Walton, Jeffrey Epstein’s guards, Felipe Vazquez, Kemba

Walker, Myles Garrett, MInnesota VIkings, P.J.

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Gordon Hayward gets in some shooting

Gordon Hayward gets in some shooting

With Kemba Walker considered doubtful for tonight’s game against Sacramento, the Celtics have recalled

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Celtics get to face more adversity

Celtics get to face more adversity

On Friday morning, I was chatting with Kemba Walker about Gordon Hayward.

to that point, and while the club had clearly struggled in some spots and needed Hayward’s talents, Walker

A dozen hours later, the Celtics were staring down the prospect of being without Walker a while.

Walker was released from the hospital late Friday and rejoined the Celts at their hotel.

On Friday morning, I was chatting with Kemba Walker about Gordon Hayward.

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Kemba Walker relishes his closer role

Kemba Walker relishes his closer role

On most nights someone has been able to take over, sometimes with Kemba Walker uncorking the kind of

“If you want to be special, then model after Kemba,” said Stevens.

“Because Kemba sits over there, thinks his night is done, gets put back in the game, drills three threes

It helps to know that Walker never had the opportunity to regularly finish off wins in Charlotte.

In terms of late-game shot-making, Brad Stevens wants his players to look at Kemba Walker’s focus.

Read full article: Kemba Walker relishes his closer role...→
Hayward returns, Celtics slam Cavs, 110-88

Hayward returns, Celtics slam Cavs, 110-88

From Kemba Walker’s 22-point, five-trey performance — three of them consecutively in a game-sealing 11

Cleveland countered with a 6-0 flurry, only for Walker to bury three straight 3-pointers in an 11-2 run

The Celtics took a 53-40 halftime lead on a Walker trey with 30 seconds left, with Brown’s 14-point first

Walker answered, also from downtown, and after a three-point flurry from each side, and three missed

free throws and a charge into Theis from Thompson, Walker buried a 3-pointer with 30 seconds left for

Read full article: Hayward returns, Celtics slam Cavs, 110-...→
Brad Stevens feels for Cavaliers’ John Beilein

Brad Stevens feels for Cavaliers’ John Beilein

between his best five players and the rest of the rotation, with the core five being Jayson Tatum, Kemba

Walker, Jaylen Brown, Hayward and Marcus Smart.

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Clippers forward Moe Harkless for the defense, your honor

Clippers forward Moe Harkless for the defense, your honor

He’s checked Boston’s Kemba Walker, forcing three turnovers and limiting the 6-foot All-NBA performer

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Tatum, Brown Help Celtics Beat Denver 108-95

Tatum, Brown Help Celtics Beat Denver 108-95

Kemba Walker scored 19 for the Celtics, who won for the fifth time in six games and improved to 9-0 at

The Celtics and Nuggets were back together for the first time since Nov. 22, when Walker had a head-to-torso

Walker was taken off on a stretcher, but he missed only one game with a neck injury.

Read full article: Tatum, Brown Help Celtics Beat Denver 10...→
A Confident Jaylen Brown Blows Miami Heat A Kiss After Key 3-Pointer

A Confident Jaylen Brown Blows Miami Heat A Kiss After Key 3-Pointer

going he definitely gives us a lot more options — and he’s been playing well all year,” said guard Kemba

Walker, who had 28 points of his own to go with seven assists against the Heat.

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Jaylen Brown scores 31 points in Celtics’ 112-93 victory over Heat

Jaylen Brown scores 31 points in Celtics’ 112-93 victory over Heat

BOSTON (AP) — Jaylen Brown scored a season-high 31 points, Kemba Walker had 28 and the Boston Celtics

Brown connected on a season-high six 3-pointers, and Walker had seven assists and four rebounds.

Walker had nine of the points and Tatum eight in the spree over the final 7:09, including two shots from

Read full article: Jaylen Brown scores 31 points in Celtics...→
Jaylen Brown, Kemba Walker and Celtics send Miami packing

Jaylen Brown, Kemba Walker and Celtics send Miami packing

Brown had 24 points, to go along with another 22 from Walker after three quarters, and it was Carsen

Walker hit his fifth and sixth 3-pointers on the end of an 8-0 Celtics run for a 110-87 lead that put

The Celtics took a brief 40-39 lead, lost it on an Adabayo, and took it back again on a pair of Walker

The run now extended to 24-4, with Walker scoring again and Brown hitting a three from the corner.

Theis’ conversion off a Walker feed gave the Celtics a 52-44 halftime lead.

Read full article: Jaylen Brown, Kemba Walker and Celtics s...→
Checking in on the Celtics’ rookie class (yes, that includes Tacko Fall)

Checking in on the Celtics’ rookie class (yes, that includes Tacko Fall)

spectacular in his lone NBA appearance (Nov. 25 against the Kings, when we were still exhaling about Kemba

I don’t know if his future is with the Celtics with Walker and tough, improving Brad Wanamaker ahead

Read full article: Checking in on the Celtics’ rookie class...→
Celtics arise in time to avoid loss to struggling Knicks

Celtics arise in time to avoid loss to struggling Knicks

“No question,” said Kemba Walker, who had 16 points on 6-for-18 shooting and 10 assists.

They 58 combined points were a relief to Walker.

“I’m loving it, especially when I’m not shooting the ball as well as I would like to,” Walker said.

As for the reason behind the club’s general downturn in play, Walker said, “I wish I could tell you.

Read full article: Celtics arise in time to avoid loss to s...→
Jayson Tatum, Jaylen Brown lead Celtics’ rally past Knicks

Jayson Tatum, Jaylen Brown lead Celtics’ rally past Knicks

Kemba Walker had 15 points and 10 assists, Enes Kanter contributed 11 points and 11 rebounds, and Brad

pointer tied the score at 95-95, Brown followed with a steal and layup, Tatum hit a free throw, and Walker

Walker was the first Celtics player to reach double-digit assists this season.

Read full article: Jayson Tatum, Jaylen Brown lead Celtics’...→
Danny Ainge taking blame for Kyrie Irving’s Celtics mess

Danny Ainge taking blame for Kyrie Irving’s Celtics mess

His Celtic replacement Kemba Walker, who had a scary-looking collision last week, is listed as probable

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Danny Ainge on Celtics’ issues last season: ‘I do think it was my fault’

Danny Ainge on Celtics’ issues last season: ‘I do think it was my fault’

on what went wrong last year with Kyrie, how the front office pivoted to find an even better fit in Kemba

Walker, and how his time with Larry Bird & Kevin McHale affected his reaction to Gordon Hayward's latest

While Ainge wouldn’t throw Irving under the bus. he said that new Celtics guard Walker brings a sense

that are coming out in the Draft, point guards that are in free agency, players on our own roster and Kemba

Kemba was a great fit for us.”

Read full article: Danny Ainge on Celtics’ issues last seas...→
The Celtics are over Kyrie Irving and playing like a true contender

The Celtics are over Kyrie Irving and playing like a true contender

First, it set up Boston to ink Kemba Walker as a less spectacular, but steadier, replacement at point

“The Kemba pickup was huge,” said Doc Rivers, the coach who led Boston to its most recent NBA title and

The Walker-for-Irving exchange has allowed Tatum and Brown to feel greater ownership in Boston’s future

Read full article: The Celtics are over Kyrie Irving and pl...→
In his NBA debut, Tremont Waters once again shows he can play

In his NBA debut, Tremont Waters once again shows he can play

After starting point guard Kemba Walker sustained a neck sprain last Friday, the Celtics recalled Waters

Once Walker is available to return, Waters will likely return to Maine.

Read full article: In his NBA debut, Tremont Waters once ag...→
Love at peace, not worried about trade chatter

Love at peace, not worried about trade chatter

Boston guard Kemba Walker took a scary hit last week when he collided with teammate Semi Ojeleye during

The way Walker fell, and how he had to leave the game on a stretcher, understandably raised plenty of

Read full article: Love at peace, not worried about trade c...→
Celtics rely on depth, edge Sacramento Kings

Celtics rely on depth, edge Sacramento Kings

Playing without Kemba Walker (neck sprain), Gordon Hayward (broken hand) and Daniel Theis (illness),

encouraged in the fact that, even though Buddy did have a career game, with the circumstances with Kemba

Read full article: Celtics rely on depth, edge Sacramento K...→
Celtics Hold Off Kings 103-102 Despite Hield's 41 Points

Celtics Hold Off Kings 103-102 Despite Hield's 41 Points

Tony Schena said Kemba Walker (neck strain) didn’t suffer a serious injury in Friday’s collision with

The doctor said Walker didn’t have a concussion, but the team is going through the protocol. … C Daniel

Read full article: Celtics Hold Off Kings 103-102 Despite H...→
Kemba Walker is fine — no kidding

Kemba Walker is fine — no kidding

Things are good with Kemba Walker. Room-for-humor good.

And Kemba tried.

Kemba always wants to play. He always wants to be out there. He loves to play.

Kemba, you know, he wants to play.

Things are good with Kemba Walker. Room-for-humor good.

Read full article: Kemba Walker is fine — no kidding...→
Celtics Give Promising Updates On Kemba Walker, Gordon Hayward

Celtics Give Promising Updates On Kemba Walker, Gordon Hayward

BOSTON (CBS) — It’s very unlikely that Kemba Walker will suit up for the Boston Celtics on Monday night

But the news on the injured Celtics point guard isn’t as dire as many believed when Walker collapsed

As scary as it was to see Walker wheeled off the floor on a stretcher in Denver, the Celtics offered

road trip, it doesn’t sound like Walker will be sidelined for very long.

The news on Kemba Walker doesn't sound as dire as many initially feared.

Read full article: Celtics Give Promising Updates On Kemba ...→
Gordon Hayward gets in some shooting

Gordon Hayward gets in some shooting

With Kemba Walker considered doubtful for tonight’s game against Sacramento, the Celtics have recalled

Read full article: Gordon Hayward gets in some shooting...→
Kemba Walker Doubtful For Monday Game After Scary Injury Versus Nuggets

Kemba Walker Doubtful For Monday Game After Scary Injury Versus Nuggets

BOSTON (CBS) – All things considered, the news seems to be promising for Celtics guard Kemba Walker after

Walker ran into teammate Semi Ojeleye with his head down and immediately fell to the floor.

The Celtics said after the game Walker had concussion-like symptoms.

On Sunday, the team said Walker is doubtful Monday against the Kings.

Further evaluation showed Walker has a neck sprain.

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Gordon Hayward Intends To Play Monday Night After Going Through Celtics Shootaround

Gordon Hayward Intends To Play Monday Night After Going Through Celtics Shootaround

“Gordon is so smart and knows how to play the game, he’s so easy to play with,” said point guard Kemba

Walker.

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Celtics acquit themselves well before NBA judges

Celtics acquit themselves well before NBA judges

Western Conference scout told the Herald, “Absolutely you’re going to have a change in team attitude when Kemba

Walker replaces Kyrie Irving, but what you’re seeing now says more about the young guys getting their

Kemba isn’t really going to shut down a top point guard or anything, but he’s working out there.

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No surprise: Marcus Smart back from injury after just one game out

No surprise: Marcus Smart back from injury after just one game out

A while back, I asked Kemba Walker if, before he became a Celtic, he’d realized Smart was this big a

“No,” Walker said through a laugh. “Man, he’s crazy — in a great way, though.

Read full article: No surprise: Marcus Smart back from inju...→
7 notes and observations from the Celtics’ win over the Heat

7 notes and observations from the Celtics’ win over the Heat

After the game, Tatum, Jaylen Brown, and Kemba Walker all mentioned how vocal Ojeleye was on the defensive

because Walker is able to get rid of the ball smartly and quickly.

Walker finished with a team-high seven assists.

“But if they stop, then it’ll open up guys like Kemba and JT.”

Walker called Brown the “X-factor” of the team.

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Brown Scores 31 in Boston Celtics’ Victory over Miami Heat

Brown Scores 31 in Boston Celtics’ Victory over Miami Heat

Brown scored a season-high 31 points, Kemba Walker had 28 and the Boston Celtics beat the Miami Heat

Brown connected on a season-high five 3-pointers, and Walker had seven assists and four rebounds with

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Brown Scores 31 Points In Celtics' 112-93 Victory Over Heat

Brown Scores 31 Points In Celtics' 112-93 Victory Over Heat

BOSTON (AP) — Jaylen Brown scored a season-high 31 points, Kemba Walker had 28 and the Boston Celtics

Brown connected on a season-high six 3-pointers, and Walker had seven assists and four rebounds.

Walker had nine of the points and Tatum eight in the spree over the final 7:09, including two shots from

Jaylen Brown scored a season-high 31 points, Kemba Walker had 28 and the Boston Celtics beat the Miami

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Kemba Walker returns with 39 points, Celtics beat Brooklyn 121-110

Kemba Walker returns with 39 points, Celtics beat Brooklyn 121-110

. - NOVEMBER 27: Kemba Walker #8 of the Boston Celtics screams out in front of Marcus Smart #36 during

. - NOVEMBER 27: Kemba Walker #8 of the Boston Celtics falls into the lap of NBA photographer Brian Babineau

. - NOVEMBER 27: Brad Wanamaker #9, Jaylen Brown #7, Kemba Walker #8 and Daniel Theis #27 of the Boston

. - NOVEMBER 27: Kemba Walker #8 of the Boston Celtics rebounds away from Nicolas Claxton #33 of the

Kemba Walker came back from a five-day, neck-related absence to record his most prolific night as a Celtic

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Celtics offensive rating takes hit with Gordon Hayward sidelined

Celtics offensive rating takes hit with Gordon Hayward sidelined

Added Kemba Walker, “Just having that extra guy — a guy that play in pick and roll, make plays, take

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Jayson Tatum, Jaylen Brown Lead Celtics To 113-104 Win Over Knicks

Jayson Tatum, Jaylen Brown Lead Celtics To 113-104 Win Over Knicks

Kemba Walker had 15 points and 10 assists, Enes Kanter contributed 11 points and 11 rebounds, and Brad

pointer tied the score at 95-95, Brown followed with a steal and layup, Tatum hit a free throw, and Walker

Walker was the first Celtics player to reach double-digit assists this season.

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Knicks Let Second-Half Lead Get Away, Fall To Celtics

Knicks Let Second-Half Lead Get Away, Fall To Celtics

Kemba Walker had 15 points and 10 assists, Enes Kanter contributed 11 points and 11 rebounds, and Brad

pointer tied the score at 95-95, Brown followed with a steal and layup, Tatum hit a free throw, and Walker

Walker was the first Celtics player to reach double-digit assists this season.

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Celtics List Kemba Walker As Probable For Wednesday Night's Game Vs. Nets

Celtics List Kemba Walker As Probable For Wednesday Night's Game Vs. Nets

BOSTON (CBS) — When Kemba Walker collapsed after colliding with teammate/brick wall Semi Ojeleye on Friday

The Celtics are listing Walker as probable for Wednesday night’s game against the Brooklyn Nets at TD

Walker hasn’t missed many games throughout his career, but the fact that he’ll potentially suit up less

Walker was motionless on the floor in Denver after he ran head-first into Ojeleye and had to be carted

When Kemba Walker collapsed after colliding with teammate/brick wall Semi Ojeleye on Friday night, the

Read full article: Celtics List Kemba Walker As Probable Fo...→
Tremont Waters the latest Celtics rookie to grab minutes

Tremont Waters the latest Celtics rookie to grab minutes

Now that the Celtics have declared Kemba Walker probable to return in tonight’s game against Brooklyn

Kemba Walker’s return from a sprained neck incident, possible as soon as tonight against Brooklyn, will

Read full article: Tremont Waters the latest Celtics rookie...→
Danny Ainge Takes Blame For Last Year's Celtics

Danny Ainge Takes Blame For Last Year's Celtics

It’s a lot different in Boston this season, with Kemba Walker now in place of Irving.

Ainge says that Kemba has brought a certain joy to the Celtics that wasn’t seen — at all — last season

“He’s winning games at a higher rate than he ever has, and you can see that joy,” Ainge said of Walker

Kemba was a great fit for us.”

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Lakers’ Anthony Davis braces for New Orleans return, gets ‘pointers’ from LeBron

Lakers’ Anthony Davis braces for New Orleans return, gets ‘pointers’ from LeBron

He’s watched the return of Kemba Walker to Charlotte, and he was interested to see how Boston would receive

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Celtics team doctor shares an update on Kemba Walker

Celtics team doctor shares an update on Kemba Walker

The physician said Walker went through a “full cognitive review” Saturday and Sunday.

He said Walker “passed the cognitive test and also had a light workout and passed it again after that

Walker is expected to go through a full workout on Tuesday.

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Tremont Waters called up for his NBA debut

Tremont Waters called up for his NBA debut

Called down as a short term replacement while Kemba Walker recovers from a sprained neck, Waters may

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Celtics Team Doctor Says Kemba Walker Didn't Suffer Serious Injury

Celtics Team Doctor Says Kemba Walker Didn't Suffer Serious Injury

Schena said Walker had “numbness and tingling in his hands” immediately after the collision, which is

The physician said Walker went through a “full cognitive review” Saturday and Sunday.

He said Walker “passed the cognitive test and also had a light workout and passed it again after that

Walker is expected to go through a full workout on Tuesday.

Kemba Walker was on the bench for Monday night's game against the Sacramento Kings, the team's first

Read full article: Celtics Team Doctor Says Kemba Walker Di...→
Tremont Waters gets a call-up

Tremont Waters gets a call-up

Prior to being called down from Maine for Monday’s game against Sacramento to fill Kemba Walker’s roster

Waters received a text from Celtics assistant Kara Lawson on Sunday, the day after Walker sprained his

We already had Tremont here yesterday in anticipation that Kemba would be a last-minute decision.”

Prior to being called down from Maine for Monday’s game against Sacramento to fill Kemba Walker’s roster

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The Loop Ten: 11-25-19

The Loop Ten: 11-25-19

Gordon Sondland, Jimmie Johnson, Jacoby Ellsbury, Mark Walton, Jeffrey Epstein’s guards, Felipe Vazquez, Kemba

Walker, Myles Garrett, MInnesota VIkings, P.J.

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Brad Stevens shares updates on Kemba Walker, Gordon Hayward

Brad Stevens shares updates on Kemba Walker, Gordon Hayward

Celtics point guard Kemba Walker is doubtful for Monday’s game against the Sacramento Kings, coach Brad

The fact that Walker is not ruled out is promising and surprising, given that he was stretchered off

In the second quarter, Walker collided with teammate Semi Ojeleye and crumpled to the ground, where he

Walker was then transported to the hospital via ambulance.

Walker was officially diagnosed with a neck sprain, according to the team.

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Kemba Walker dodges bullet, listed as questionable for Monday

Kemba Walker dodges bullet, listed as questionable for Monday

Everything considered, from the sight of Kemba Walker being strapped in a stretcher and rolled off the

Of all things, Brad Stevens hadn’t even been told that Walker was in concussion protocol by yesterday

Asked if Walker could play tonight, Stevens said, “Yeah. But I’d say doubtful.

Though Kemba Walker has been listed as doubtful with a sprained neck for Monday’s game against Sacramento

, his coaches and teammates got the sense that Walker had just dodged a potentially le…

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Celtics get to face more adversity

Celtics get to face more adversity

On Friday morning, I was chatting with Kemba Walker about Gordon Hayward.

to that point, and while the club had clearly struggled in some spots and needed Hayward’s talents, Walker

A dozen hours later, the Celtics were staring down the prospect of being without Walker a while.

Walker was released from the hospital late Friday and rejoined the Celts at their hotel.

On Friday morning, I was chatting with Kemba Walker about Gordon Hayward.

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Here’s the latest on Kemba Walker after he was stretchered off the court

Here’s the latest on Kemba Walker after he was stretchered off the court

Let out a sigh of relief Celtics fans, it appears Kemba Walker will be OK.

#NEBHInjuryReport Following testing at a Denver hospital, Kemba Walker has been released to rejoin the

Prayers up for Kemba Walker 🙏🏾.

There are no reports on how much time Walker will miss, if any.

Walker was released from the hospital and will head back to Boston with the team.

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Kemba Walker relishes his closer role

Kemba Walker relishes his closer role

On most nights someone has been able to take over, sometimes with Kemba Walker uncorking the kind of

“If you want to be special, then model after Kemba,” said Stevens.

“Because Kemba sits over there, thinks his night is done, gets put back in the game, drills three threes

It helps to know that Walker never had the opportunity to regularly finish off wins in Charlotte.

In terms of late-game shot-making, Brad Stevens wants his players to look at Kemba Walker’s focus.

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Hayward returns, Celtics slam Cavs, 110-88

Hayward returns, Celtics slam Cavs, 110-88

From Kemba Walker’s 22-point, five-trey performance — three of them consecutively in a game-sealing 11

Cleveland countered with a 6-0 flurry, only for Walker to bury three straight 3-pointers in an 11-2 run

The Celtics took a 53-40 halftime lead on a Walker trey with 30 seconds left, with Brown’s 14-point first

Walker answered, also from downtown, and after a three-point flurry from each side, and three missed

free throws and a charge into Theis from Thompson, Walker buried a 3-pointer with 30 seconds left for

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Gordon Hayward Intends To Play Monday Night After Going Through Celtics Shootaround

Gordon Hayward Intends To Play Monday Night After Going Through Celtics Shootaround

“Gordon is so smart and knows how to play the game, he’s so easy to play with,” said point guard Kemba

Walker.

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Brad Stevens feels for Cavaliers’ John Beilein

Brad Stevens feels for Cavaliers’ John Beilein

between his best five players and the rest of the rotation, with the core five being Jayson Tatum, Kemba

Walker, Jaylen Brown, Hayward and Marcus Smart.

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Celtics acquit themselves well before NBA judges

Celtics acquit themselves well before NBA judges

Western Conference scout told the Herald, “Absolutely you’re going to have a change in team attitude when Kemba

Walker replaces Kyrie Irving, but what you’re seeing now says more about the young guys getting their

Kemba isn’t really going to shut down a top point guard or anything, but he’s working out there.

Read full article: Celtics acquit themselves well before NB...→
Clippers forward Moe Harkless for the defense, your honor

Clippers forward Moe Harkless for the defense, your honor

He’s checked Boston’s Kemba Walker, forcing three turnovers and limiting the 6-foot All-NBA performer

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No surprise: Marcus Smart back from injury after just one game out

No surprise: Marcus Smart back from injury after just one game out

A while back, I asked Kemba Walker if, before he became a Celtic, he’d realized Smart was this big a

“No,” Walker said through a laugh. “Man, he’s crazy — in a great way, though.

Read full article: No surprise: Marcus Smart back from inju...→
Tatum, Brown Help Celtics Beat Denver 108-95

Tatum, Brown Help Celtics Beat Denver 108-95

Kemba Walker scored 19 for the Celtics, who won for the fifth time in six games and improved to 9-0 at

The Celtics and Nuggets were back together for the first time since Nov. 22, when Walker had a head-to-torso

Walker was taken off on a stretcher, but he missed only one game with a neck injury.

Read full article: Tatum, Brown Help Celtics Beat Denver 10...→
7 notes and observations from the Celtics’ win over the Heat

7 notes and observations from the Celtics’ win over the Heat

After the game, Tatum, Jaylen Brown, and Kemba Walker all mentioned how vocal Ojeleye was on the defensive

because Walker is able to get rid of the ball smartly and quickly.

Walker finished with a team-high seven assists.

“But if they stop, then it’ll open up guys like Kemba and JT.”

Walker called Brown the “X-factor” of the team.

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A Confident Jaylen Brown Blows Miami Heat A Kiss After Key 3-Pointer

A Confident Jaylen Brown Blows Miami Heat A Kiss After Key 3-Pointer

going he definitely gives us a lot more options — and he’s been playing well all year,” said guard Kemba

Walker, who had 28 points of his own to go with seven assists against the Heat.

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Brown Scores 31 in Boston Celtics’ Victory over Miami Heat

Brown Scores 31 in Boston Celtics’ Victory over Miami Heat

Brown scored a season-high 31 points, Kemba Walker had 28 and the Boston Celtics beat the Miami Heat

Brown connected on a season-high five 3-pointers, and Walker had seven assists and four rebounds with

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Jaylen Brown scores 31 points in Celtics’ 112-93 victory over Heat

Jaylen Brown scores 31 points in Celtics’ 112-93 victory over Heat

BOSTON (AP) — Jaylen Brown scored a season-high 31 points, Kemba Walker had 28 and the Boston Celtics

Brown connected on a season-high six 3-pointers, and Walker had seven assists and four rebounds.

Walker had nine of the points and Tatum eight in the spree over the final 7:09, including two shots from

Read full article: Jaylen Brown scores 31 points in Celtics...→
Brown Scores 31 Points In Celtics' 112-93 Victory Over Heat

Brown Scores 31 Points In Celtics' 112-93 Victory Over Heat

BOSTON (AP) — Jaylen Brown scored a season-high 31 points, Kemba Walker had 28 and the Boston Celtics

Brown connected on a season-high six 3-pointers, and Walker had seven assists and four rebounds.

Walker had nine of the points and Tatum eight in the spree over the final 7:09, including two shots from

Jaylen Brown scored a season-high 31 points, Kemba Walker had 28 and the Boston Celtics beat the Miami

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Jaylen Brown, Kemba Walker and Celtics send Miami packing

Jaylen Brown, Kemba Walker and Celtics send Miami packing

Brown had 24 points, to go along with another 22 from Walker after three quarters, and it was Carsen

Walker hit his fifth and sixth 3-pointers on the end of an 8-0 Celtics run for a 110-87 lead that put

The Celtics took a brief 40-39 lead, lost it on an Adabayo, and took it back again on a pair of Walker

The run now extended to 24-4, with Walker scoring again and Brown hitting a three from the corner.

Theis’ conversion off a Walker feed gave the Celtics a 52-44 halftime lead.

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Kemba Walker returns with 39 points, Celtics beat Brooklyn 121-110

Kemba Walker returns with 39 points, Celtics beat Brooklyn 121-110

. - NOVEMBER 27: Kemba Walker #8 of the Boston Celtics screams out in front of Marcus Smart #36 during

. - NOVEMBER 27: Kemba Walker #8 of the Boston Celtics falls into the lap of NBA photographer Brian Babineau

. - NOVEMBER 27: Brad Wanamaker #9, Jaylen Brown #7, Kemba Walker #8 and Daniel Theis #27 of the Boston

. - NOVEMBER 27: Kemba Walker #8 of the Boston Celtics rebounds away from Nicolas Claxton #33 of the

Kemba Walker came back from a five-day, neck-related absence to record his most prolific night as a Celtic

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Checking in on the Celtics’ rookie class (yes, that includes Tacko Fall)

Checking in on the Celtics’ rookie class (yes, that includes Tacko Fall)

spectacular in his lone NBA appearance (Nov. 25 against the Kings, when we were still exhaling about Kemba

I don’t know if his future is with the Celtics with Walker and tough, improving Brad Wanamaker ahead

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Celtics offensive rating takes hit with Gordon Hayward sidelined

Celtics offensive rating takes hit with Gordon Hayward sidelined

Added Kemba Walker, “Just having that extra guy — a guy that play in pick and roll, make plays, take

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Celtics arise in time to avoid loss to struggling Knicks

Celtics arise in time to avoid loss to struggling Knicks

“No question,” said Kemba Walker, who had 16 points on 6-for-18 shooting and 10 assists.

They 58 combined points were a relief to Walker.

“I’m loving it, especially when I’m not shooting the ball as well as I would like to,” Walker said.

As for the reason behind the club’s general downturn in play, Walker said, “I wish I could tell you.

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Jayson Tatum, Jaylen Brown Lead Celtics To 113-104 Win Over Knicks

Jayson Tatum, Jaylen Brown Lead Celtics To 113-104 Win Over Knicks

Kemba Walker had 15 points and 10 assists, Enes Kanter contributed 11 points and 11 rebounds, and Brad

pointer tied the score at 95-95, Brown followed with a steal and layup, Tatum hit a free throw, and Walker

Walker was the first Celtics player to reach double-digit assists this season.

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Jayson Tatum, Jaylen Brown lead Celtics’ rally past Knicks

Jayson Tatum, Jaylen Brown lead Celtics’ rally past Knicks

Kemba Walker had 15 points and 10 assists, Enes Kanter contributed 11 points and 11 rebounds, and Brad

pointer tied the score at 95-95, Brown followed with a steal and layup, Tatum hit a free throw, and Walker

Walker was the first Celtics player to reach double-digit assists this season.

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Knicks Let Second-Half Lead Get Away, Fall To Celtics

Knicks Let Second-Half Lead Get Away, Fall To Celtics

Kemba Walker had 15 points and 10 assists, Enes Kanter contributed 11 points and 11 rebounds, and Brad

pointer tied the score at 95-95, Brown followed with a steal and layup, Tatum hit a free throw, and Walker

Walker was the first Celtics player to reach double-digit assists this season.

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Celtics List Kemba Walker As Probable For Wednesday Night's Game Vs. Nets

Celtics List Kemba Walker As Probable For Wednesday Night's Game Vs. Nets

BOSTON (CBS) — When Kemba Walker collapsed after colliding with teammate/brick wall Semi Ojeleye on Friday

The Celtics are listing Walker as probable for Wednesday night’s game against the Brooklyn Nets at TD

Walker hasn’t missed many games throughout his career, but the fact that he’ll potentially suit up less

Walker was motionless on the floor in Denver after he ran head-first into Ojeleye and had to be carted

When Kemba Walker collapsed after colliding with teammate/brick wall Semi Ojeleye on Friday night, the

Read full article: Celtics List Kemba Walker As Probable Fo...→
Danny Ainge taking blame for Kyrie Irving’s Celtics mess

Danny Ainge taking blame for Kyrie Irving’s Celtics mess

His Celtic replacement Kemba Walker, who had a scary-looking collision last week, is listed as probable

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Tremont Waters the latest Celtics rookie to grab minutes

Tremont Waters the latest Celtics rookie to grab minutes

Now that the Celtics have declared Kemba Walker probable to return in tonight’s game against Brooklyn

Kemba Walker’s return from a sprained neck incident, possible as soon as tonight against Brooklyn, will

Read full article: Tremont Waters the latest Celtics rookie...→
Danny Ainge on Celtics’ issues last season: ‘I do think it was my fault’

Danny Ainge on Celtics’ issues last season: ‘I do think it was my fault’

on what went wrong last year with Kyrie, how the front office pivoted to find an even better fit in Kemba

Walker, and how his time with Larry Bird & Kevin McHale affected his reaction to Gordon Hayward's latest

While Ainge wouldn’t throw Irving under the bus. he said that new Celtics guard Walker brings a sense

that are coming out in the Draft, point guards that are in free agency, players on our own roster and Kemba

Kemba was a great fit for us.”

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Danny Ainge Takes Blame For Last Year's Celtics

Danny Ainge Takes Blame For Last Year's Celtics

It’s a lot different in Boston this season, with Kemba Walker now in place of Irving.

Ainge says that Kemba has brought a certain joy to the Celtics that wasn’t seen — at all — last season

“He’s winning games at a higher rate than he ever has, and you can see that joy,” Ainge said of Walker

Kemba was a great fit for us.”

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The Celtics are over Kyrie Irving and playing like a true contender

The Celtics are over Kyrie Irving and playing like a true contender

First, it set up Boston to ink Kemba Walker as a less spectacular, but steadier, replacement at point

“The Kemba pickup was huge,” said Doc Rivers, the coach who led Boston to its most recent NBA title and

The Walker-for-Irving exchange has allowed Tatum and Brown to feel greater ownership in Boston’s future

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Lakers’ Anthony Davis braces for New Orleans return, gets ‘pointers’ from LeBron

Lakers’ Anthony Davis braces for New Orleans return, gets ‘pointers’ from LeBron

He’s watched the return of Kemba Walker to Charlotte, and he was interested to see how Boston would receive

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In his NBA debut, Tremont Waters once again shows he can play

In his NBA debut, Tremont Waters once again shows he can play

After starting point guard Kemba Walker sustained a neck sprain last Friday, the Celtics recalled Waters

Once Walker is available to return, Waters will likely return to Maine.

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Love at peace, not worried about trade chatter

Love at peace, not worried about trade chatter

Boston guard Kemba Walker took a scary hit last week when he collided with teammate Semi Ojeleye during

The way Walker fell, and how he had to leave the game on a stretcher, understandably raised plenty of

Read full article: Love at peace, not worried about trade c...→
Celtics team doctor shares an update on Kemba Walker

Celtics team doctor shares an update on Kemba Walker

The physician said Walker went through a “full cognitive review” Saturday and Sunday.

He said Walker “passed the cognitive test and also had a light workout and passed it again after that

Walker is expected to go through a full workout on Tuesday.

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Celtics rely on depth, edge Sacramento Kings

Celtics rely on depth, edge Sacramento Kings

Playing without Kemba Walker (neck sprain), Gordon Hayward (broken hand) and Daniel Theis (illness),

encouraged in the fact that, even though Buddy did have a career game, with the circumstances with Kemba

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Tremont Waters called up for his NBA debut

Tremont Waters called up for his NBA debut

Called down as a short term replacement while Kemba Walker recovers from a sprained neck, Waters may

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Celtics Hold Off Kings 103-102 Despite Hield's 41 Points

Celtics Hold Off Kings 103-102 Despite Hield's 41 Points

Tony Schena said Kemba Walker (neck strain) didn’t suffer a serious injury in Friday’s collision with

The doctor said Walker didn’t have a concussion, but the team is going through the protocol. … C Daniel

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Celtics Team Doctor Says Kemba Walker Didn't Suffer Serious Injury

Celtics Team Doctor Says Kemba Walker Didn't Suffer Serious Injury

Schena said Walker had “numbness and tingling in his hands” immediately after the collision, which is

The physician said Walker went through a “full cognitive review” Saturday and Sunday.

He said Walker “passed the cognitive test and also had a light workout and passed it again after that

Walker is expected to go through a full workout on Tuesday.

Kemba Walker was on the bench for Monday night's game against the Sacramento Kings, the team's first

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Kemba Walker is fine — no kidding

Kemba Walker is fine — no kidding

Things are good with Kemba Walker. Room-for-humor good.

And Kemba tried.

Kemba always wants to play. He always wants to be out there. He loves to play.

Kemba, you know, he wants to play.

Things are good with Kemba Walker. Room-for-humor good.

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Tremont Waters gets a call-up

Tremont Waters gets a call-up

Prior to being called down from Maine for Monday’s game against Sacramento to fill Kemba Walker’s roster

Waters received a text from Celtics assistant Kara Lawson on Sunday, the day after Walker sprained his

We already had Tremont here yesterday in anticipation that Kemba would be a last-minute decision.”

Prior to being called down from Maine for Monday’s game against Sacramento to fill Kemba Walker’s roster

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The Loop Ten: 11-25-19

The Loop Ten: 11-25-19

Gordon Sondland, Jimmie Johnson, Jacoby Ellsbury, Mark Walton, Jeffrey Epstein’s guards, Felipe Vazquez, Kemba

Walker, Myles Garrett, MInnesota VIkings, P.J.

Read full article: The Loop Ten: 11-25-19...→
Celtics Give Promising Updates On Kemba Walker, Gordon Hayward

Celtics Give Promising Updates On Kemba Walker, Gordon Hayward

BOSTON (CBS) — It’s very unlikely that Kemba Walker will suit up for the Boston Celtics on Monday night

But the news on the injured Celtics point guard isn’t as dire as many believed when Walker collapsed

As scary as it was to see Walker wheeled off the floor on a stretcher in Denver, the Celtics offered

road trip, it doesn’t sound like Walker will be sidelined for very long.

The news on Kemba Walker doesn't sound as dire as many initially feared.

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Brad Stevens shares updates on Kemba Walker, Gordon Hayward

Brad Stevens shares updates on Kemba Walker, Gordon Hayward

Celtics point guard Kemba Walker is doubtful for Monday’s game against the Sacramento Kings, coach Brad

The fact that Walker is not ruled out is promising and surprising, given that he was stretchered off

In the second quarter, Walker collided with teammate Semi Ojeleye and crumpled to the ground, where he

Walker was then transported to the hospital via ambulance.

Walker was officially diagnosed with a neck sprain, according to the team.

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Gordon Hayward gets in some shooting

Gordon Hayward gets in some shooting

With Kemba Walker considered doubtful for tonight’s game against Sacramento, the Celtics have recalled

Read full article: Gordon Hayward gets in some shooting...→
Kemba Walker dodges bullet, listed as questionable for Monday

Kemba Walker dodges bullet, listed as questionable for Monday

Everything considered, from the sight of Kemba Walker being strapped in a stretcher and rolled off the

Of all things, Brad Stevens hadn’t even been told that Walker was in concussion protocol by yesterday

Asked if Walker could play tonight, Stevens said, “Yeah. But I’d say doubtful.

Though Kemba Walker has been listed as doubtful with a sprained neck for Monday’s game against Sacramento

, his coaches and teammates got the sense that Walker had just dodged a potentially le…

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Kemba Walker Doubtful For Monday Game After Scary Injury Versus Nuggets

Kemba Walker Doubtful For Monday Game After Scary Injury Versus Nuggets

BOSTON (CBS) – All things considered, the news seems to be promising for Celtics guard Kemba Walker after

Walker ran into teammate Semi Ojeleye with his head down and immediately fell to the floor.

The Celtics said after the game Walker had concussion-like symptoms.

On Sunday, the team said Walker is doubtful Monday against the Kings.

Further evaluation showed Walker has a neck sprain.

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Celtics get to face more adversity

Celtics get to face more adversity

On Friday morning, I was chatting with Kemba Walker about Gordon Hayward.

to that point, and while the club had clearly struggled in some spots and needed Hayward’s talents, Walker

A dozen hours later, the Celtics were staring down the prospect of being without Walker a while.

Walker was released from the hospital late Friday and rejoined the Celts at their hotel.

On Friday morning, I was chatting with Kemba Walker about Gordon Hayward.

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Here’s the latest on Kemba Walker after he was stretchered off the court

Here’s the latest on Kemba Walker after he was stretchered off the court

Let out a sigh of relief Celtics fans, it appears Kemba Walker will be OK.

#NEBHInjuryReport Following testing at a Denver hospital, Kemba Walker has been released to rejoin the

Prayers up for Kemba Walker 🙏🏾.

There are no reports on how much time Walker will miss, if any.

Walker was released from the hospital and will head back to Boston with the team.

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