With the annual Sloan Sports Analytics Conference winding down last weekend in Boston, now is the perfect time of year to talk about efficiency. It has long been documented in statistics that mid-range jump shots are bad, with numbers tending to favor three pointers and layups. The Celtics front office from the head of operations […]
For the last several years most general managers have realized that it is better to be the worst team in the league than to be an eight or seven seed. It’s always been that way, it just took a while for teams to realize that “tanking” for a better draft pick was a better long […]
ESPN has published there NBA Mock Draft 3.0 earlier today. The full Mock Draft can be viewed here, you need to be an ESPN Insider to view the entire article. The last mock draft had the Celtics taking Dante Exum. Now they are projected to take Jabari Parker at pick number 4. They also have the Celtics […]
Jared Sullinger has a unique strategy for stopping Steph Curry. Listen as Emily Austen of Celtics.com gives us some insight into the Celtics preparation for their game against the Golden State Warriors tomorrow night.
Have you heard about the new WWE network? It’s only the coolest thing ever and something every wrestling fan has dreamed of since the days of Hackenschmidt versus Gotch at the turn of the century. The WWE network, which was released this week, is a Netflix-like on-demand service from the WWE which contains every pay-per-view […]
The Boston Celtics have announced they have signed Chris Babb to a 10-day contract. Babb was with the Celtics in training camp and the pre-season. He recently has been playing with the Celtics D-League affiliate, the Maine Red Claws. Chris has knocked down a Red Claws’ team leading 77 3-pointers during the season. Babb could […]
The Boston Celtics have just reported on twitter that Gerald Wallace had an MRI, which revealed he has a torn meniscus. Brad Stevens says an MRI has revealed a torn meniscus for Gerald Wallace. Says Wallace had been playing with pain for some time.— Boston Celtics (@celtics) February 28, 2014 This means Wallace will miss […]