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Tom Brady stopped his workout to watch Kyrie Irving’s Celtics highlights

Thursday, April 18th, 2019

Tom Brady stopped his workout to watch Kyrie Irving's Celtics highlights originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com There's no offseason in Boston's busy sports landscape. So, if Tom Brady wants to follow his contemporaries, he has to do a little multi-tasking. That's what the New England Patriots quarterback opted for Thursday morning, tweeting out a video of him watching highlights of the Boston Celtics' first-round Game 2 win over the Indiana Pacers during a workout session.

Robert Kraft, Sony Michel representing Patriots at Celtics-Pacers Game 1

Sunday, April 14th, 2019

Robert Kraft, Sony Michel representing Patriots at Celtics-Pacers Game 1 originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft and many of the team's players attend Boston Celtics games throughout the NBA season, and Sunday's first-round NBA playoff Game 1 at TD Garden was no different. Kraft was spotted chatting with Celtics owner Wyc Grousbeck before the C's took on the Indiana Pacers. Kraft also received a huge ovation from Celtics fans during the game.

Watch Julian Edelman, Kyrie Irving share moment at Celtics-Lakers game

Saturday, March 9th, 2019

originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com Kyrie Irving wasn't the only Boston athlete rocking a No. Celtics jersey at Staples Center on Saturday night. New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman showed up to Saturday's Celtics-Lakers game rocking his customized C's jersey.

Robert Kraft is at the NBA All-Star game with Mike Rubin

Sunday, February 17th, 2019

Robert Kraft is at the NBA All-Star game with Mike Rubin originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com As Celtics guard Kyrie Irving gets set to start for Team LeBron in the 2019 NBA, Robert Kraft appears to be in attendance with his friend Mike Rubin. Rubin is a co-owner of the 76ers, New Jersey Devils and an executive chairman for Fanatics, among other companies. He and Kraft have been friends for years, most notably when they both visited Meek Mill in prison and became outspoken on the United States' criminal justice system.

Tom Brady lauds Isaiah Thomas’ “persistence” after Nuggets debut

Thursday, February 14th, 2019

Isaiah Thomas has been gone from Boston for nearly two years. The day after Thomas returned from hip surgery to make his Denver Nuggets debut, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady tagged the former Boston Celtics guard on his Instagram story Thursday with an inspiring message. "Persistence defined," Brady wrote of Thomas' long road to recovery after a hip injury limited him to just 32 games over the last one-and-a-half seasons.

Count the rings: Bill Belichick, LeBron James cross paths at Celtics game

Friday, February 8th, 2019

Count the rings: Bill Belichick, LeBron James cross paths at Celtics game originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com To say there was star power at TD Garden on Thursday night would be an understatement. Head coach Bill Belichick and several New England Patriots players, fresh off their Super Bowl LIII victory, took in the Boston Celtics' primetime matchup with the Los Angeles Lakers. And while Rajon Rondo spoiled Boston's party, that didn't stop Belichick from seeking out Lakers star LeBron James after the game.

Celtics can learn a thing or two from how the Pats put their championship run together

Monday, February 4th, 2019

Yes, we're talking about the Super Bowl XLIII champion Patriots, a team that the Celtics can certainly learn a thing or two from when it comes to winning big. MORE SUPER BOWL - Defense and Edelman shine to bring Patriots sixth title One of the first lessons for success involves finding something that works and sticking with it over and over until it doesn't work anymore. We saw that play out in New England's 13-3 Super Bowl win over the Los Angeles Rams.

Tom Brady shows love for Celtics, Red Sox, and Bruins

Thursday, January 31st, 2019

Tom Brady shows love for Celtics, Red Sox, and Bruins originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com Tom Brady has enjoyed both being a part of Boston sports history and getting to witness it from afar. During Brady's press conference on Thursday, the Patriots quarterback talked about what it's been like to watch the Red Sox, Celtics, and Bruins success throughout his last 19 years in New England. Brady: These games bring back memories of being underdogs every game "I've been in Boston for the last 19 years I've just - you know, you follow all these teams," Brady said.

Watch Robert Kraft, Patriots stars get big ovation at Celtics-Warriors

Saturday, January 26th, 2019

The New England Patriots don't head to Atlanta until Sunday, and a few are making good use of their final night in Boston. Patriots owner Robert Kraft and several Pats players -- defensive backs Duron Harmon, Stephon Gilmore, Devin McCourty and Jason McCourty and running backs Sony Michel and James White -- were in the TD Garden crowd Saturday night for the Boston Celtics' showdown with the Golden State Warriors. And the local fans gave them a warm welcome.

Why Pelicans’ handling of Anthony Davis could open door for Celtics

Friday, January 4th, 2019

Why Pelicans' handling of Anthony Davis could open door for Celtics originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com For all the Anthony Davis trade chatter, the ball still is in the New Orleans Pelicans' court. After all, Davis is under contract through the 2019-20 season, and the Pelicans are expected to offer him a supermax contract extension this offseason. The 25-year-old also has insisted publicly he's committed to New Orleans through the end of his contract, at the very least.