Author: Grant Mitchell

Enes Kanter Changes Last Name to “Freedom” for Social Justice

Boston Celtics center Enes Kanter has officially changed his last name to Freedom in a continued pursuit of social justice.
Time in Turkey
Freedom’s announcement coincides with his pending American citizenship that is set to go through on Monday. Born in Switzerland but raised in Turkey, Freedom has been in numerous public feuds with the government in his native country that has prevented him from returning home.
The Turkish government, which has linked Freedom to a local armed terrorist group— a charge that he vehemently denies— is seeking his extradition so that he may be dealt with in their court of law.
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Which Former Celtics Should Return to TD Garden?

The Boston Celtics have been a team on the verge for a few years now— yet nothing has changed.
If anything, Boston is in a worse place than it was when the team that was built around Kyrie Irving made it to the Eastern Conference Finals without their headlining act. […]
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Celtics Take Three-Game Win Streak into Matchup With Brooklyn Nets

The Boston Celtics are currently enjoying their best patch of the young 2021-22 NBA season, riding a three-game win streak in which they have beaten the Los Angeles Lakers, Oklahoma City Thunder, and Houston Rockets. Now, they will have a chance to build even more momentum when they meet the Brooklyn Nets in the Boston Garden Wednesday evening.
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