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Hayward's wife posts (and deletes) picture of daughter in shamrock, "go green" shirt

Hayward's wife posts (and deletes) picture of daughter in shamrock, "go green" shirt

Thanks to Isaiah Thomas and Jimmy Garoppolo, we've learned how an emoji or an Instagram post can blow up the internet with trade speculation. 

Robyn Hayward, wife of free-agent-to-be Gordon Hayward, learned the power a simple photograph can have in a time when free agency rumors are ready to fly.

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On Sunday, Hayward posted an image of her daughter wearing a green shirt with a big shamrock and the words "Go Green" on it.

She ended up deleting the image.

Gordon Hayward has been a rumored target for the Celtics for some time now thanks to his connection with his former coach at Butler, Brad Stevens.

WATCH: Kyrie Irving shows off some vintage moves in All-Star Game

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WATCH: Kyrie Irving shows off some vintage moves in All-Star Game

Kyre Irving flirted with a triple-double (13 points, 9 rebounds, 6 assists) as a starter for Team LeBron in Sunday night's All-Star Game in Charlotte, as LeBron's team came back to beat Team Giannis 178-164 to close out the weekend's festivities.

Irving, who was held out of the Celtics' last two games before the All-Star break with knee concerns, didn't appear to look too bothered as he glided up and down the Spectrum Center floor.

There was this crafty up-and-under on the Nuggets' Nikola Jokic:

And when Team LeBron pulled ahead late, Irving lobbed one up for his former Cavaliers teammate in an alley-oop that recalled finer days in Cleveland:

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