Opinion: Have the Celtics finally put their early-season struggles behind them?

As they have experienced season-long inconsistency and a recent winning streak, the Boston Celtics have traveled two parallel tracks. On one, they can usually rely on Jayson Tatum or Jaylen Brown as they've blossomed into All-Stars. In the Celtics’ 119-114 victory over the Golden State Warriors on Saturday at TD

LaMarcus Aldridge announced his retirement and NBA Twitter reacted

Only a few weeks after signing with the Brooklyn Nets, seven-time NBA All-Star LaMarcus Aldridge announced his retirement on social media. “My last game I played while dealing with an irregular heartbeat,” Aldridge wrote. “Later on that night, my rhythm got even worse which really worried me even more. The

Jamal Murray injury update: Nuggets star suffers torn left ACL vs. Warriors

UPDATE: The Nuggets announced Tuesday morning that Jamal Murray has suffered a torn left ACL and will be out indefinitely. ORIGINAL: The Nuggets may have lost much more than just one game against the Warriors. With less than a minute to go in Monday night’s contest between Denver and Golden State,

Brisbane’s Magnay waived by Pelicans

Brisbane boy Will Magnay has been waived by the New Orleans Pelicans, but he will stay in the US to pursue more NBA opportunities and prepare for Australia’s Tokyo Olympics campaign. Magnay’s career is in limbo after the Pelicans opted to waive his two-way contract to clear the way to

‘He’s Mr. Warrior’: What three all-time greats are saying about Steph Curry’s latest feat

Nick Friedell is the Chicago Bulls beat reporter for ESPN Chicago. Friedell is a graduate of the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University and joined ESPNChicago.com for its launch in April 2009. Even Stephen Curry can’t believe he’s on the verge of surpassing a record held by

Jayson Tatum leads Boston Celtics huge second half run to topple Denver Nuggets

Jayson Tatum had 28 points and 10 rebounds, Jaylen Brown finished with 20 points and eight rebounds and the visiting Boston Celtics rallied to beat the Denver Nuggets 105-87 on Sunday. Updated NBA standings WATCH: Sunday night’s best plays and performances Sunday night’s NBA results Boston Celtics 105 – 87