Jabari Bird

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  • Jabari Bird - G - Atlanta Hawks

    Jabari Bird will be waived by the Hawks after being traded from the Celtics.

    Bird was either dealt for a top-55 protected draft pick or cash, depending on which report out there you believe. Either way it's irrelevant as Boston made the deal to open up a roster spot so they can get active on the buyout market. Bird is facing extensive legal issues following disturbing charges this summer, including kidnapping, strangulation and domestic assault with a dangerous weapon, and may be facing the end of his NBA career.

    Source: Keith Smith on Twitter

  • Jabari Bird - G - Boston Celtics

    Jabari Bird said in a statement that he's stepping away from the Celtics indefinitely.

    Bird has some very serious and disturbing allegations lobbied against him. Expect a lengthy investigation and heavy discipline from the league if even part of the story is true.

    Source: Shams Charania on Twitter

  • Jabari Bird - G - Boston Celtics

    Jabari Bird is currently being held on $50,00 bail on charges of kidnapping, strangulation and domestic assault with a dangerous weapon.

    The Celtics released a statement and said that they are "deeply disturbed" by the allegations. They will help the league and local police with the investigation.

    Source: Gary Washburn on Twitter

  • Jabari Bird - G - Boston Celtics

    Jabari Bird was arrested in Boston on Friday night on assault charges after domestic incident.

    He is currently undergoing evaluations at a local hospital while under police custody. Chris Forsberg of ESPN writes that complaints will be sought against the suspect for assault, battery, strangulation and kidnapping. Nothing is imminent yet and more updates are sure to follow. The Celtics have released a statement that they are aware of the situation but refrained from commenting. Bird recently signed a two-year deal with Boston.

    Source: Anaridis Rodriguez on Twitter

  • Celtics 'closing in' on two-year deal with Jabari…

    [blurb-title player='Jabari Bird' team='BOS' pos='G'] [blurb-fact]Jabari Bird and the Celtics are reportedly close to finalizing a two-year deal.[/blurb-fact] [blurb-opinion]Bird was the No. 56 pick in last year's draft and ended up signing a two-way contract.…

    Jabari Bird double-doubles in win Thursday

    [blurb-title player='Jabari Bird' team='BOS' pos='G'] [blurb-fact]Jabari Bird put up 13 points, 10 rebounds, four assists and three steals in Thursday's win against the Knicks.[/blurb-fact] [blurb-opinion]Bird has been impressive on offense this summer but the Celtics…

    Jabari Bird scores 24 points in Saturday Summer…

    [blurb-title player='Jabari Bird' team='BOS' pos='G'] [blurb-fact]Jabari Bird scored 24 points on 9-of-17 shooting (6-of-6 FTs) with three rebounds and three steals over 32 minutes in Saturday's Summer League loss to the Nuggets. [/blurb-fact] [blurb-opinion]Bird looked…

    Celtics’ Ojeleye and Yabusele get 16 points apiece

    [blurb-title player='Semi Ojeleye' team='BOS' pos='F'] [blurb-fact]Semi Ojeleye scored 16 points (two 3s) and added two boards, two assists, a steal and a block in Friday's 95-89 win over the Sixers.[/blurb-fact] [blurb-opinion]The Celtics seem to have…

    Wolves and Sixers showing interest in Jabari Bird

    [blurb-title player='Jabari Bird' team='BOS' pos='G'] [blurb-fact]The Wolves and Sixers have indicated interest in RFA guard Jabari Bird.[/blurb-fact] [blurb-opinion]Bird was a second-round pick last season and didn't play much on a deep Celtics squad, even with…

  • Jabari Bird - SG - Boston Celtics

    Jabari Bird started in Wednesday's season finale with the Celtics resting multiple regulars and recorded seven points, seven rebounds, an assist and a steal in 29 minutes.

    Someone had to soak up minutes tonight. Bird played in only 13 games in his rookie campaign and was miles away from the fantasy radar.

  • Jabari Bird - SF - Boston Celtics

    Jabari Bird and Abdel Nader will both move into the starting lineup for Wednesday's game against the Nets.

    It sounds as though Jaylen Brown and Jayson Tatum are both resting tonight, opening up playing time for some other guys. Bird could be worth a look as a low-end DFS play but other than that there's not a ton of value here.

    Source: Sean Grande on Twitter

  • Jabari Bird - SG - Boston Celtics

    Jabari Bird logged 24 minutes in Friday's home win and delivered 15 points, three rebounds, three assists, a steal, a block and a 3-pointer while shooting 7-of-10 from the field.

    Bird either set or tied a career-high with all of those numbers. He got the extra run with the Celtics gutted and resting a couple guys tonight, so there's no need to react to this solid performance. We'd be shocked to see Bird in the rotation when the Celtics aren't giving guys the night off.

  • Jabari Bird - SG - Boston Celtics

    Jabari Bird will be available for Sunday’s game against the Pelicans.

    Bird has been dealing with back problems since January 10th, so it’s good to see him ready to roll again. The rookie has incredibly long odds at stumbling into fantasy value even given all of Boston’s injuries.

    Source: Taylor Snow on Twitter