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Poll: Which Team Will Win Northwest Division?

5 monthes ago   |   By Hoops Rumors

There may not be an NBA division more top-heavy than the Atlantic , where the Celtics, Raptors, and Sixers are all projected to win more than 50 games in 2018/19. However, the Atlantic also features the Nets and Knicks, who are widely expected to finish in the lottery.
In terms of top-to-bottom talent, the Northwest has a stronger case to be considered the NBA's best division. Last season, four Northwest teams made the playoffs and a fifth missed the postseason by a single game. The five clubs finished the regular season separated by just three games, racking up between 46 and 49 wins...
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Paul Pierce Doesn't Seem Confident Kyrie Irving Will Stay With Celtics

5 monthes ago   |   By NESN

If you're a Boston Celtics fan worried about whether Kyrie Irving will re-sign with the C's, then you probably shouldn't turn to Paul Pierce for comfort.
Irving is scheduled to become a free agent next offseason, and already there are rumors of the star point guard preparing to leave Boston for the New York Knicks, among others. Boston Sports Journal's Brian Robb recently asked Pierce whether he thought Irving really would leave the young, loaded Celtics, and Pierce's answer wasn't exactly reassuring.
“You know what? It's hard to really get a read on the players these days. There are so...
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Paul Pierce: Celtics Will Win a Title ‘This Year' With Sacrifice

Paul Pierce: Celtics Will Win a Title ‘This Year' With Sacrifice

5 monthes ago   |   By SLAMonline

Paul Pierce thinks the Boston Celtics can win the NBA title “this year” if they're willing to sacrifice for one another.
Pierce says “the talent is definitely there.”
I talked to paulpierce34 about the Celtics' championship ambitions this season, Kyrie Irving's contract situation, and what he'd tell the team before Game 7 with a trip to the Finals on the line. pic.twitter.com/jQ7V2SlHVk
- Mark Dunphy August 13, 2018
The Truth adds that Kyrie Irving ‘s looming free agency won't be a distraction for the C's.
Per Boston Globe :
“You have to sacrifice if you are truly committed to trying to...
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