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TORONTO - Marcus Smart scored 21 points, Al Horford had 17 points and 11 rebounds and the Boston Celtics beat the short-handed Toronto Raptors, 109-97, on Sunday night (Monday, Manila time) to snap a two-game losing streak.Josh Richardson scored ...
Nov 29, 2021
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BOSTON - Jayson Tatum scored 33 points, Dennis Schroder had 29 and the Boston Celtics beat the Oklahoma City Thunder, 111-105, on Saturday night (Sunday, Manila time).Al Horford added 10 points, 11 rebounds and seven assists for Boston, which won for ...
Nov 21, 2021
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BOSTON - The Boston Celtics say center Al Horford has tested positive for COVID-19.Horford is currently in isolation and didn't travel with the team for its two-game exhibition road trip to Florida, which includes games in Orlando on ...
Oct 13, 2021
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BOSTON - The Celtics traded point guard Kemba Walker to Oklahoma City for forward Al Horford, a person with knowledge of the deal told The Associated Press on Friday.It is the first major move since Brad Stevens moved from the Boston bench ...
Jun 18, 2021
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PHILADELPHIA - The Philadelphia 76ers are moving on from Al Horford and will trade him and a protected future first-round pick to Oklahoma City in a major draft-night trade.A person with direct knowledge of the trade told The Associated Press ...
Nov 19, 2020
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PHILADELPHIA - A year ago against Toronto, four bounces of the basketball finished the 76ers. This season, four straight playoff losses ended Philly's season and sent the Sixers to the brink of a serious shakeup.Brett Brown has but a slim chance ...
Aug 24, 2020
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PHILADELPHIA - James Ennis III hit a 3 and dropped for three pushups, and Tobias Harris scored 26 points to lead the Philadelphia 76ers to a 103-94 win over the Utah Jazz on Monday night.Al Horford scored 17 points to help ...
Dec 3, 2019
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PHILADELPHIA - Joel Embiid had 18 points and nine rebounds, Al Horford scored 15 points and the Philadelphia 76ers snapped a three-game losing streak with a 114-106 win over the Charlotte Hornets on Sunday (Monday, Manila time).Furkan Korkmaz scored 17 ...
Nov 11, 2019
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CAMDEN, N.J. - Al Horford took a seat at one of the three tables needed to fit six players, an owner and a general manager and admired the Philadelphia skyline in the distance."This view gets me excited," Horford said. "This view ...
Jul 13, 2019
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BOSTON - A person familiar with the decision tells The Associated Press that Boston Celtics center Al Horford will decline his player option for next season and become an unrestricted free agent.The person spoke to the AP on the condition of anonymity ...
Jun 19, 2019
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BOSTON - Expectations overflowed prior to the season for a Boston Celtics team expected to ascend to the top of an Eastern Conference without LeBron James.The season will be remembered for how poorly Boston did fulfilling its potential following false starts, some ...
May 10, 2019
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MILWAUKEE - Al Horford stood his ground as Giannis Antetokounmpo charged his way.Antetokounmpo, the Milwaukee Bucks' MVP candidate, desperately wanted to provide a spark and cut into a second-half lead against Horford's Boston Celtics in the opener of ...
Apr 29, 2019
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MILWAUKEE - Kyrie Irving had 26 points and 11 assists, Al Horford added 20 points and 11 rebounds, and Boston cruised past Milwaukee, 112-90, in the opener of their second-round playoff series on Sunday (Monday, Manila time).Jaylen Brown chipped in ...
Apr 29, 2019
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SACRAMENTO - Instead of dwelling on his mistake that let Sacramento tie the game in the closing seconds, Gordon Hayward made it moot.Hayward made up for a costly foul by hitting a tiebreaking shot with 2 seconds to play that helped the ...
Mar 7, 2019
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BOSTON - Kyrie Irving had 13 points and 12 assists, Al Horford scored 18 points and the Boston Celtics beat the Washington Wizards, 107-96, on Friday night (Saturday, Manila time) to snap a four-game losing streak.Marcus Morris added 17 points ...
Mar 2, 2019
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PHILADELPHIA - Gordon Hayward scored 26 points, including a go-ahead 3-pointer with 1:50 remaining, and the Boston Celtics beat the Philadelphia 76ers, 112-109, on Tuesday night (Wednesday, Manila time).Al Horford had 23 and Jayson Tatum scored 20 and ...
Feb 13, 2019
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BOSTON - Kyrie Irving had 26 points and 10 assists, Al Horford added 16 points and 12 rebounds and the Boston Celtics beat the Miami Heat, 107-99, on Monday (Tuesday, Manila time) for their fourth straight victory.Irving has had 20 or ...
Jan 22, 2019
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BOSTON - Kyrie Irving hit a foul-line fadeaway to give Boston the lead, then hit a 31-foot 3-pointer to finish with 27 points and lead the Celtics past the Eastern Conference-leading Toronto Raptors, 117-108, on Wednesday night (Thursday, ...
Jan 17, 2019
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MEMPHIS, Tennessee - Kyrie Irving didn't get off to a very good start, so he and the Boston Celtics made sure to finish with a flurry.Irving scored 22 of his 26 points in the second half, Al Horford converted a ...
Dec 30, 2018
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MEMPHIS, Tennessee - Kyrie Irving had 26 points and 13 assists, Al Horford added 18 points, including a pair of key 3-pointers in the closing 1:32, and the Boston Celtics rallied for a 112-103 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on ...
Dec 30, 2018
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JR Smith came under fire for his hard push on Al Horford in Game Two of the Cleveland-Boston series on Tuesday night (Wednesday, Manila time), but the Cavs guard insisted he meant no harm.Tempers flared with 3:49 to play ...
May 16, 2018
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