Avery Bradley RUMORS & NEWS

  • The Celtics' synergy can't handle losing Avery Bradley

    ESPN "Avery Bradley is not actually this good. He is uniquely important to Boston's specific collection of puzzle pieces, and the Celtics' Game 2 poop-fest in Atlanta laid it bare: for a team built on the synergy and ferocity of its depth, sometimes it only takes one injury for everything to..." April 20

  • Celtics' Bradley unlikely to return in Hawks series

    Boston Herald "Avery Bradley wouldn’t rule out his chances of returning in this Eastern Conference first-round series, but he also admitted he heard his right hamstring pop in the fourth quarter of the Celtics’ 102-101 loss to the Atlanta Hawks in Game 1. Bradley teammates seem to be dreading the injury more...." April 17

  • Avery Bradley exits Game 1 with hamstring strain, set for MRI on Sunday

    Mass Live "Standing against a back wall of the locker room, Avery Bradley called for assistance. Barely able to bend his leg, he had just limped across the floor. He waved a Boston Celtics staffer over to his side and sat down in a chair. "I need your help," Bradley said. In the wake of a regrettable,..." April 17

  • Report: Celtics' Avery Bradley 'unhappy' with contract situation

    CBS Sports "The Boston Celtics' decision to re-sign Avery Bradley to a four-year, $32 million deal in 2014 was actually a bit of a controversial one. At the time, Bradley was considered a defensive whiz, but a player whose physical style kept him on the shelf often, and wasn't a great offensive player. Then..." January 26

  • Avery Bradley Hires Rob Pelinka As New Agent

    Hoops Rumors "Avery Bradley has hired Landmark Sports agent Rob Pelinka, reports Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports. The Celtics combo guard had been with former NBA player Mitchell Butler of the Vanguard Sports Group and Dan Fegan of Relativity Sports. The move appears to have more to do with Bradley’s..." January 19

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    gary washburn @GwashburnGlobe

    Isaiah Thomas has a slight thumb sprain and is expected to play tomorrow. Avery Bradley (hip) is likely out the next two games. #Celtics

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    Boston Celtics @celtics

    #NEBHInjuryReport: Avery Bradley (bruised lower left leg) will not return to action tonight.

  • Avery Bradley: Second unit 'owns us right now'

    ESPN Boston "Boston Celtics guard Avery Bradley doesn't hide from what's been obvious through the team's first three games of the 2015-16 season: Boston's second-teamers are outplaying the first unit. Heck, it's happening in practice, too. But a starting 5 that features Bradley, Marcus Smart, Jae Crowder,..." November 04

  • Avery Bradley needs to solve chilly start

    Boston Herald "The Celtics’ best starts usually involve the same from Avery Bradley. But as the C’s offense grew progressively worse in yesterday’s 113-100 loss to Cleveland in Game 1 of the NBA first-round playoff series, there was a notable absence. Bradley hit one of his first six shots and never found..." April 20

  • Bradley good to go for Celtics in Game 1

    CSN New England "Avery Bradley, who missed Boston’s regular season finale with a bruised left quadriceps, will be ready to play in Game 1 of the Celtics' playoff series against Cleveland, which begins Sunday. Bradley said he was injured in the first half of a 95-93 victory over Toronto on Tuesday. “I kept..." April 17

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    Boston Celtics @celtics

    Avery Bradley has suffered a left quad contusion in tonight's game against Toronto and will not return.

  • Avery Bradley Explodes For 30 Points, Celtics Earn Crucial Win

    Boston Globe "Sunday night, Isaiah Thomas called his team's upcoming game against the Charlotte Hornets a must-win. On Monday night, Avery Bradley and the Celtics delivered on that promise. Boston's starting shooting guard erupted for a season-high 30 points, just two points short of his career-high, helping..." March 31

  • Celtics Received 1st Round Pick Trade Offers At Deadline For Avery Bradley

    Real GM Basketball "The Boston Celtics received offers from multiple teams at the trade deadline of low first round picks and expiring contracts for Avery Bradley. Bradley is on the first year of a new contract signed last offseason." March 31

  • Avery Bradley's contract will look like a bargain when it's all said and done

    Celtics Blog "Search on Google for "Avery Bradley overpay" and you'll be pummeled by articles claiming that the Boston Celtics overpaid to re-sign their 23-year-old guard to a four-year, $32 million contract extension. They're all dead wrong. With the rising salary cap and Bradley's ascending skills, the..." October 21

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    gary washburn @GwashburnGlobe

    Avery Bradley won't be an option at PG for the #Celtics. Brad Stevens said he wants to see him more at SG

  • Avery Bradley’s future with Celtics up in air

    Boston Herald "Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge recently had good reason to claim that he doesn’t have a list of priorities heading into what will be one of his busiest offseasons in the last 10 years. “Every player is priority,” Ainge said. Consider, for example, that half of the..." May 06

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    Sean Grande @SeanGrandePBP

    Avery Bradley (strained achilles) out until at least Wednesday.

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    Boston Celtics @celtics

    Avery Bradley says he hopes to play tonight against Washington but says that his status will not be decided until later tonight.

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    A. Sherrod Blakely @SherrodbCSN

    #Celtics Avery Bradley (right Achilles strain) out tonight vs #Wizards. #Celticstalk

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    Ben Rohrbach @brohrbach

    Ainge: "We have every intention of having Avery Bradley with us in the future."

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    A. Sherrod Blakely @SherrodbCSN

    Rajon Rondo and Avery Bradley will start tonight for the #Celtics against the #Heat. #celticstalk

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    Baxter Holmes @BaxterHolmes

    Brad Stevens says that Avery Bradley will play tonight & that Rondo won't play on tail end of back-to-back sets for the rest of the season.

  • Bradley, Faverani don't travel with Celtics

    CSN New England "The Celtics will be a bit short-handed when they face the Suns on Wednesday, and it has nothing to do with the upcoming trade deadline. Both Avery Bradley (ankle) and Vitor Faverani (knee) did not travel with the team for their four-game West coast trip which kicks off against the..." February 19

  • Celtics GM Ainge wants first rounders for Green, Bradley

    CBS Sports "On Boston sports radio Wednesday, SI.com reported that Celtics GM Danny Ainge wants a king's ransom for his players in trade offers, including asking for first-round picks in exchange for Jeff Green and Avery Bradley. From WEEI: ”??I've had conversations with a couple of different general..." February 12

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    Boston Celtics @celtics

    Stevens says Bradley and Rondo should play tonight but Rondo won't play in a back-to-back; out tomorrow. Faverani is not available tonight.

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    A. Sherrod Blakely @SherrodbCSN

    #Celtics Rajon Rondo (rest) and Avery Bradley (ankle) out tonight vs #kings

  • Ankle bothering Celtics' Bradley again

    CSN New England "The ankle injury that sidelined Avery Bradley for five games is once again an issue for the Celtics guard. Although he was one of five double-digit scorers in Boston's 114-108 victory over Philadelphia on Wednesday, Bradley was limited to just 26 minutes. After the game, Bradley said the..." February 06

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    A. Sherrod Blakely @SherrodbCSN

    #Celtics Avery Bradley practiced today, expects to play Sunday vs #Magic.

  • C's expected to get Bradley back Sunday

    CSN New England "The Celtics could use a little help - OK, they could use a lot of help - in improving their defense. Help appears to be on the way in the form of Avery Bradley, who is expected back the game Sunday against Orlando. "I don't see any reason why right now why he wouldn't play on Sunday,"..." January 30

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    gary washburn @GwashburnGlobe

    Avery Bradley is getting close to returning but won't play tonight #celtics

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    gary washburn @GwashburnGlobe

    NBA source said Avery Bradley will miss a "couple of weeks" with sprained right ankle. Time off also allows AB to heal sore rt hand #celtics

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    gary washburn @GwashburnGlobe

    Avery Bradley just sprained his ankle and is headed to the locker room #celtics

  • Celtics Avery Bradley excelling off the ball

    Celtics Blog "Imagine that. Avery Bradley is better as an off guard than a point guard. Who saw that coming? Oh yeah, everyone. The worst kept secret in the NBA was that Avery Bradley is not, and will not ever be, a point guard. He's the best guard on the roster and he can handle the ball reasonably well,..." November 09

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    gary washburn @GwashNBAGlobe

    #celtics and Avery Bradley unable to agree to framework of 4-year deal, according to source. he will be a restricted free agent next summer

  • Ainge says C's have talked extension with Bradley

    CSN New England "Team president Danny Ainge speaking prior to the Celtics Shamrock Foundation's annual gala said he has had talks this month with Avery Bradley's representatives about extending the 6-foot-2 guard's contract. Ainge declined to address where those talks stand now but all indications are that both..." October 25

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    A. Sherrod Blakely @SherrodbCSN

    Avery Bradley has his left hand wrapped. Said it happened earlier in training camp and won't keep him out of the lineup vs #knicks

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    Scott Souza @scott_souza

    #Celtics guard Avery Bradley said he played exclusively point guard during today's first workout.

  • Bradley focused as bigger role on C's nears

    CSN New England "Avery Bradley isn't one for many words but he made his message clear on Boston Celtics Media Day -- he is zoned in on basketball. Following an offseason in which he lost his mother and became a father the soft-spoken guard concentrated on his life on the court not away from it. "I've just..." October 01

  • Brad Stevens says Avery Bradley’s on point

    Boston Herald "In the wake of Danny Ainge’s comments that Rajon Rondo may not be back until December new Celtics coach Brad Stevens thinks he has an in-house candidate to fill the star point guard’s shoes. Stevens said Avery Bradley may indeed see the bulk of the point guard duties until Rondo finds his way..." September 27

  • Bradley may miss camp's start after mother's death

    CSN New England "The Boston Celtics may begin training camp without its starting backcourt from last season. Four-time All-Star point guard Rajon Rondo is still on the mend from a torn right ACL injury that was surgically repaired in February and his backcourt mate Avery Bradley is also questionable due to the..." September 19

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    A. Sherrod Blakely @SherrodbCSN

    Sources say Avery Bradley is dealing with a family matter right now and it has nothing to do with him health-wise. #pray4bradleyfamily

  • Beefed up Bradley ready for new season

    ESPN Boston "Beefed up Boston Celtics guard Avery Bradley said he's taking full advantage of his first true NBA offseason and despite a summer of changes for his team the fourth-year guard gushed with anticipation about the upcoming season. Bradley who has spent much of the summer out of the public eye..." August 27

  • Avery Bradley’s defensive prowess gains notice

    Boston Herald "As far back as last year, when Rajon Rondo was named to the NBA’s all-defensive second team for the second time — he was a first-teamer in 2010 and ’11 — the Celtics point guard wasn’t even considered the best defensive guard on his own team. That informal honor belonged to Avery Bradley, who..." May 14

  • Rejuvenated Avery Bradley ignites rally

    Boston Herald "It was as if something had clicked in Avery Bradley’s head and body at the same time. The player that was deemed as “The Savior” on the defensive end at the beginning of the season looked lost in the first five games, and the first three quarters last night, of this first-round series with the..." May 04

  • Defensive responsibilities slow Avery Bradley

    Boston Herald "Rarely has there been a bigger strain on Avery Bradley’s responsibilities. As the Celtics guard has chased Raymond Felton and J.R. Smith across the floor — the former largely in vain — his offensive numbers have continued to suffer. Bradley has averaged 6.5 points on 11-for-30 shooting (37..." April 30

  • Avery Bradley must tone it down

    Boston Globe "Wednesday was one of those nights when we’re reminded Avery Bradley is 22 years old and in his third year in the NBA. As one of the best on-ball defenders in the NBA, his importance to the Celtics is unquestioned, and Doc Rivers was banking that he would provide resistance to Brooklyn..." April 11

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    Sean Grande @

    What you're waiting for; Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce return tonight. Avery Bradley will play. Bass and Green join them in the starting 5.

  • Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce back at practice, Avery Bradley (collarbone) sits

    WEEI Boston "Just over 12 hours after a humbling loss to the Cavaliers at the Garden, the Celtics got a boost at practice in Waltham when Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce returned from separate foot injuries. Garnett has missed the last eight games due to inflammation from bone spurs in his left ankle. The..." April 06

  • Bradley bruises collarbone, hopes to face Wiz

    CSN New England "Avery Bradley gave Boston Celtics fans an injury scare when he left the game in the fourth quarter with what turned out to be a bruised left collarbone. After undergoing season-ending double-shoulder surgery last year, the pain of being elbowed by Kyrie Irving was unsettling for Bradley and..." April 06

  • This is good: Avery Bradley breaks out

    Boston Herald "The Celtics lost their seventh game in the last nine last night, but there was a bright spot in the 110-100 defeat to the Timberwolves. Avery Bradley broke out of his offensive funk with 19 points, the total he had in the last four games combined. The third-year guard shot 28.9 percent from the..." April 02