Jayson Tatum RUMORS & NEWS

  • Jayson Tatum Finds New Motivation from Olympic Experience

    The Undefeated "With a gold medal around his neck and an experience worth its weight, Boston Celtics star Jayson Tatum believes his time at the Olympics helped him grow into a more confident and elite player. “I just got to be better. I have to elevate my level from being one of the top 10 to..." October 13

  • Jaylen Brown Comments On Photo Of Him An Jayson Tatum As Teenagers In 2014

    Fadeaway World "Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown are most well known for being a star duo for the Boston Celtics. Both are players who have versatile games, being able to score and defend. They've gotten to the Eastern Conference Finals together twice already, and there's no question that they will be a..." October 08

  • Jaylen Brown blasts narrative that pushes him and Jayson Tatum apart

    Clutch Points "The Boston Celtics‘ title hopes now lie on the shoulders of Jaylen Brown and Jayson Tatum. No more Kemba Walker. The Kyrie Irving ship has sailed away a long time ago. Al Horford is no longer the star that he was years back. September 30

  • Bulls’ Zach LaVine Training With Jayson Tatum

    Heavy "The Chicago Bulls‘ Zach LaVine is expanding his reach, and it’s probably a little scary for some paranoid Windy City fans. He signed with Klutch Sports last month, has a few more endorsements, and he’s been working with an even higher profile of NBA stars since he..." September 24

  • What do Jaylen Brown and Jayson Tatum need to add to their game to make Boston a contender?

    Yahoo! Sports "It might seem like every time an opposing general manager stubs his toe, fans and analysts of the Boston Celtics alike start plotting a trade for the best player on their team to move the Celtics along in their goal of hanging their next banner. But..." September 23

  • Jayson Tatum flexes offseason transformation by ruthlessly bullying kids at basketball camp

    Clutch Points "Jayson Tatum’s shocking offseason transformation has been well documented. As a matter of fact, the Boston Celtics superstar might be getting a call from the NBA’s doping police anytime soon — if he hasn’t already. Tatum recently flexed his bulked-up..." September 11

  • Jayson Tatum hinting at change in his play style for next season

    Larry Brown Sports "Jayson Tatum already has one of the silkiest jumpshots in the NBA, but he may be focusing on a more complete style of play for the coming season. Tatum addressed reporters on Saturday, saying that he had bulked up this offseason. The 23-year-old also hinted at a change in his..." September 11

  • Jayson Tatum Gets Kobe Tribute Tattoo, '24' In Mambas

    TMZ "Jayson Tatum has become the latest NBA superstar to honor Kobe Bryant with a tribute tattoo ... and the Boston Celtics superstar's new artwork is AWESOME. The 23-year-old revealed the ink this week ... showing off two black mamba snakes on the inside of his knee..." August 31

  • Jayson Tatum Eying NBA Title After Winning Gold At Tokyo Olympics

    TMZ "NBA star Jayson Tatum is fresh off winning gold in Tokyo, but the Boston Celtics guard is hungry for more -- telling TMZ Sports he's gunning to add an NBA championship to his collection!!! The 2-time All-Star and All-NBAer was out in Beverly Hills fresh off..." August 22

  • Jayson Tatum Says LiAngelo Ball Deserves NBA Roster Spot

    TMZ "LiAngelo Ball is getting a co-sign from one of the NBA's top talents ... with Jayson Tatum telling TMZ Sports the Summer League standout is long overdue to have a spot in the league!! The 22-year-old showed out during his time playing in Vegas over the..." August 18

  • Jayson Tatum Hints at Javonte Green Joining Celtics

    Heavy "By the look of it, Jayson Tatum may be living his best life come next season. Not only does it appear as if the Boston Celtics could be real players in acquiring All-Star Bradley Beal from the Washington Wizards, but a fellow close friend of the 23-year-old phenom could soon..." July 25

  • Kyle Kuzma Thinks He Is Talented As Jayson Tatum

    The Sports Rush "An NBA insider says that Kyle Kuzma firmly believes he’s on the same level as Jayson Tatum and that he’s supremely confident in himself.  The Los Angeles Lakers lucked out in the latter half of the first round of the 2017 NBA Draft as they snagged college veteran,..." July 23

  • Celtics' Jayson Tatum Throws Shade at Ime Udoka After Practice Bout

    Heavy "Jaylen Brown is an All-Star and — without question — one of the best young players in the NBA, but the Boston Celtics are clearly Jayson Tatum’s squad. So Tatum’s relationship with team leadership is an important aspect of the Celtics’ efforts to build a..." July 23

  • Jayson Tatum was ‘shocked’ by Celtics’ front office changes

    Boston "When it was announced that Brad Stevens would replace Danny Ainge as the Celtics’ president of basketball operations in June, it shocked several people in the basketball world. It also shocked one of their star players. Jayson Tatum admitted to the Boston..." July 19

  • Bradley Beal's Comments On Jayson Tatum Spark Major Celtics Trade Rumors

    The Athletic "Jayson Tatum used to ride home from school in Bradley Beal’s mother’s car. A seventh-grade Tatum grew familiar with Besta Beal’s red, two-door Challenger. The trip was easy. Beal, then a high school senior, lived only five minutes down the road from Tatum..." July 08

  • Jayson Tatum Honoring Kobe Bryant With No. 10 At The Olympics

    Fadeaway World "Jayson Tatum developed an incredible relationship with Kobe Bryant, learning a lot from the Black Mamba. The Boston Celtics young star is ready to defend Team USA in the upcoming Summer Olympic Games and honor the Los Angeles Lakers late icon.  JT will don No. 10 in the..." July 07

  • Jayson Tatum’s Discussion With Damian Lillard Fuels Trade Speculation

    Heavy "Star players stay scheming when it comes to mustering up possibilities of one day joining forces on the NBA hardwood. Arguably never more so than when the Olympics come rolling around. For example, the seeds of what would become the Miami Heat’s “Big Three”..." July 01

  • Jayson Tatum blasts All-NBA snub that cost him $33,000,000

    Clutch Points "Boston Celtics star Jayson Tatum is not exactly the type of guy who has a ton of things to say to the media. This dude usually keeps his head down and he does what he does best — play some elite-level basketball. However, Tatum could not help but sound off on the..." June 28

  • New coach Ime Udoka vows to push Boston Celtics stars Jayson Tatum, Jaylen Brown and Marcus Smart

    ESPN "New Boston Celtics coach Ime Udoka said Monday that he's excited to get the chance to work with the team's young stars, forwards Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown, and to push them as hard as he can so they can get even better than they already..." June 28

  • Celtics’ main requirement for Jayson Tatum, Jaylen Brown’s next coach

    The Athletic "Even after trading Kemba Walker, the Celtics are in the beginning stages of a critical offseason. Here are 12 thoughts on what could come next for them.   1. A long list of teams have coaching vacancies, but the Celtics job should be an attractive..." June 22

  • Brad Stevens says Boston Celtics made Kemba Walker-Al Horford trade to help stars Jayson Tatum, Jaylen Brown

    ESPN "Boston Celtics president of basketball operations Brad Stevens said Monday that every move he makes in his new role -- including trading Kemba Walker and a first-round draft pick to the Oklahoma City Thunder for Al Horford -- will be made with one goal in..." June 21

  • NBA Insider On How Celtics' Recent Moves Could Lead To A Jayson Tatum Exit

    Fadeaway World "The Boston Celtics are starting a new era with Brad Stevens as their GM. The former coach took over after Danny Ainge left the team, and he's already making moves this offseason.  The C's are still looking for a new head coach, but they started working on their roster for..." June 20

  • 5 reasons Rick Carlisle is the perfect coach for Jayson Tatum, Celtics

    Clutch Points "Shocking news broke on Thursday when Rick Carlisle, the coach of the Dallas Mavericks for 13 seasons, resigned. This is the second piece of breaking news coming out of Dallas in consecutive days. The Mavericks’ general manager Donnie Nelson was fired Wednesday...." June 18

  • Were Jayson Tatum, Donovan Mitchell Really Snubbed out of $33 Million?

    Bleacher Report "The NBA announced its three All-NBA teams on Tuesday, and the results proved costly for a couple young players who were in the mix. Within minutes of the breaking news, Jayson Tatum and Donovan Mitchell started trending on Twitter. Both were omitted from the..." June 16

  • Celtics' Jayson Tatum Reportedly Commits to Play for Team USA at Tokyo Olympics

    Bleacher Report "Team USA is starting to take shape as the Americans look ahead to the men's basketball competition in the Tokyo Olympics. On Tuesday, Chris Haynes of Yahoo Sports reported Boston Celtics forward Jayson Tatum will be part of the team. Read More - June 15

  • 2 Kemba Walker trades to get Jayson Tatum a superstar teammate

    Clutch Points "It’s safe to say that after two seasons, Kemba Walker’s stint with the Boston Celtics hasn’t yielded ideal results. It’s an unfortunate situation, really. The Celtics both have Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown on the rise as legitimate stars. They’re..." June 10

  • Kevin Durant Praises 'Elite' Jayson Tatum: 'It Was An Honor To Play Against Him'

    Bleacher Report "The Brooklyn Nets defeated the Boston Celtics in five games during the first-round matchup, but Jayson Tatum still impressed his opponents. Nets star Kevin Durant gave high praise to Tatum when he discussed the series: Durant put Tatum in the conversation of the best players..." June 05

  • Jayson Tatum has opportunity to grow through Celtics’ adversity

    The Athletic "During the final minute of the Celtics season, Jayson Tatum walked over to help pick teammate Tristan Thompson off the court. Boston’s 123-109 Game 5 loss to the Nets had no suspense left. The moment carried no real significance except to mark the end of..." June 02

  • Deuce Tatum Watching His Dad Jayson Tatum During The Playoffs Is Really Amazing

    Fadeaway World "Jayson Tatum and his son Deuce have a really good connection. The toddler is always with his father when he plays games and the Boston Celtics young star doesn't miss a chance to play with the kid and make him smile.  We've seen several images of the player and his son..." May 31

  • Jayson Tatum fires at Michael Jordan, LeBron James, Kobe Bryant doubters

    Clutch Points "Boston Celtics star Jayson Tatum has a message for those questioning the greatness of Michael Jordan, LeBron James and Kobe Bryant: think again. In an interview on Million Dollaz Worth of Game podcast (via SportsCenter), Tatum admitted that Jordan, James and Bryant..." May 31

  • Celtics Vet Tristian Thompson Throws Down Big Game 4 Challenge for Jayson Tatum vs. Nets

    Heavy "Tristan Thompson was like the rest of us, impressed by what Celtics star Jayson Tatum accomplished in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference playoffs. Tatum put up 50 points on the Nets, topping the 41 points from Kevin Durant and 39 from James Harden, leading Boston to an..." May 30

  • What Jayson Tatum’s 50 burger means for Boston

    Clutch Points "With all the stars featured in this first round series between the Boston Celtics and the Brooklyn Nets, Jayson Tatum shone the brightest in Game 3. Tatum dropped his second 50-piece chicken-nugget burger in the postseason (play-in included) to lift the Celtics to a season-saving..." May 29

  • Nets’ James Harden gives 14-word response after Game 3 loss vs Jayson Tatum, Celtics

    Clutch Points "The Brooklyn Nets lost Game 3 against the Boston Celtics thanks largely to a terrific, 50-point performance from Jayson Tatum. The Nets still hold a 2-1 series lead and have looked the part of an NBA champion. After the game, James Harden gave a very humbling..." May 29

  • Jayson Tatum: 'I'm good' for Game 3 after recovering from eye injury

    The Score "Boston Celtics star Jayson Tatum will play Friday against the Brooklyn Nets despite suffering an eye injury during Tuesday's Game 2 defeat. Tatum participated in practice Thursday, telling reporters afterward, "I'm good. I'm ready for..." May 27

  • Jayson Tatum’s injury status ahead of must-win Game 3 vs Nets

    Clutch Points "There’s no denying that Jayson Tatum is banged up right now. The Boston Celticsstar reportedly came into Game 2 nursing a hamstring injury, during which he took another knock. With the C’s now down 2-0 against the mighty Brooklyn Nets, Boston will need their superstar..." May 26

  • Inside Jayson Tatum’s journey to become a complete offense

    The Athletic "Another season, another transformation for Jayson Tatum. One of the league’s great prodigies has become an offense unto himself this year, carrying the struggling Celtics to the playoffs through possibly the most torrid season in Boston in over a decade. Tatum has become a..." May 24

  • Jayson Tatum Says Series Against Kevin Durant Is ‘Full Circle’ Moment

    Heavy "The Brooklyn Nets will kick off their opening-round playoff series against the Boston Celtics on Saturday night. The Celtics may already be down an All-Star in Jaylen Brown who is out for the playoffs after having season-ending wrist surgery, but they still have an instant..." May 21

  • Kevin Durant reveals his true thoughts about Celtics star Jayson Tatum

    Clutch Points "The Brooklyn Nets may be heading into their first-round matchup with the Boston Celtics as the clear favorites, but Kevin Durant knows that Jayson Tatum is capable of doing some serious damage in the series. Ahead of Game 1 on Saturday, Durant spoke on..." May 21

  • Danny Ainge Reveals His Prediction on Celtics Star Jayson Tatums' Career Trajectory

    Heavy "In spite of everything that has gone down with the Boston Celtics this year — COVID-19 infections, injuries, underperformance and more losses than anyone would have predicted — good vibes are back in Beantown. Jayson Tatum just dropped another 50-piece. Of..." May 20

  • Jayson Tatum Should Average 30 Shots a Game Against Nets

    The Big Lead "The Boston Celtics will play the Brooklyn Nets in the first round of the 2021 NBA playoffs. This became official after Boston beat the Washington Wizards in the play-in tournament last night by the score of 118-110. The biggest reason they did so? The play..." May 19

  • Jayson Tatum’s hilarious reaction to Kevin McHale photo with son Deuce

    Clutch Points "One is adored by millions of Boston Celtics fans around the world, and the other is Kevin McHale. Jayson Tatum’s son Deuce and Celtics living legend Kevin McHale posed for a photo together, which the St. Louis native posted on his Twitter account. The 23-year-old..." May 16

  • Max Kellerman: Celtics Can't Win Title With Jayson Tatum, Jaylen Brown as Best Players

    The Big Lead "The Boston Celtics' no-good, very bad 2020-21 season took another massive blow on Monday with the news that Jaylen Brown is out for the season with a torn ligament in his left wrist. Any title hopes that gained steam after the team appeared in the Eastern Conference Finals..." May 11

  • Jayson Tatums' Meteoric Rise Fueled by Chik-fil-A?

    Heavy "As good as Boston Celtics star Jayson Tatum has been this season — he is putting up career-best numbers in a number of statistical categories — the 2020 All-NBA selection has reached new heights recently. Over the weekend, Tatum logged a new career-high by..." May 06

  • Celtics' Jaylen Brown, Jayson Tatum not seriously injured in on-court collision

    The Score "Jaylen Brown and Jayson Tatum aren't seriously injured after colliding late in the Boston Celtics' loss to the Portland Trail Blazers on Sunday and leaving the game. Brown will sit out versus the Orlando Magic on Wednesday due to a sprained ankle..." May 04

  • Celtics' Jaylen Brown, Jayson Tatum exit after late-game collision

    The Athletic "Celtics guard/forward Jaylen Brown and teammate Jayson Tatum both left the court after a collision with each other, late in the fourth quarter of Boston's 129-119 loss to the Portland Trail Blazers on Sunday. Brown and Tatum's right ankles got caught on each other, and both..." May 03

  • Jayson Tatum's career-high 60 points leads Celtics to epic comeback vs. Spurs

    The Score "After trailing the San Antonio Spurs by as many as 32 points in the first half, the Boston Celtics came back to win 143-140 in overtime - thanks in large part to a 60-point night from star forward Jayson Tatum. Not only did Tatum's output surpass his..." May 01

  • Jayson Tatum's Emotional Revelation After 60-PT Outburst

    Fadeaway World "Jayson Tatum had a great Friday night, dropping 60 points on the San Antonio Spurs, leading the Boston Celtics' 32-point comeback over the Texans, doing something that nobody else did in franchise history.  The young player is the first Celtics to record multiple 50-point..." May 01

  • Jaylen Brown On Jayson Tatum: "That Boy Is Destined For Greatness."

    Fadeaway World "Jayson Tatum is one of the most exciting players in the league today, and many have compared his shot-making ability to the late Kobe Bryant. The two have even worked out together, and it seems as though Jayson Tatum looks to be one of the next great small forwards in this league. Overall,..." May 01

  • Jayson Tatum reveals favorite teammate to play with – and it’s not Jaylen Brown

    Clutch Points "Boston Celtics All-Stars Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown are pretty tight on and off the court. Following the Celtics’ 120-11 win over the Charlotte Hornets at TD Garden on Wednesday, Tatum was asked who is his favorite teammate to play with. Brown should have been..." April 29

  • Jayson Tatum, Kemba Walker Will Not Play for Celtics vs. Thunder Due to Injuries

    Bleacher Report "The Boston Celtics will be without Jayson Tatum (left ankle impingement) and Kemba Walker (left side strain) when they take on the Oklahoma City Thunder on Tuesday night. Walker exited Sunday's loss to the Charlotte Hornets after..." April 26