The Celtics regular season opener is now less than a week away, and with Rajon Rondo’s status still up in the air, Marcus Smart could be in line to do something pretty special. Brad Stevens named Smart the starter today if Rondo is unable to go. Marcus Smart will start at point guard on Opening […]
The Celtics hit the practice floor today in preparation of their preseason finale against the Nets tomorrow night. Of note, James Young went through the full practice, and is expected to play tomorrow. Video via Celtics.com
With the regular season quickly approaching, I think it’s time to take a look who could be the most underrated contributor for the Celtics coming into this season, Kelly Olynyk. Olynyk is a 23 year old forward/center out of Gonzaga where he tore up the competition during his Redshirt Junior year of college, and that […]
The “Joel Anthony Era” in Boston has ended. After half a season with the Celtics, Danny Ainge has moved the seldom-used big man to the Detroit Pistons in exchange for guard Will Bynum. Filed to ESPN: Celtics are finalizing deal to send Joel Anthony to the Pistons in exchange for Will Bynum, according to league […]
The Celtics lost at the buzzer to the Toronto Raptors in Maine last night despite a late comeback. Check out the highlights here.
Sometimes people say that less is more. The NBA will be experimenting with a new game format for Sunday’s preseason contest between the Celtics and the Nets this Sunday. Instead of the traditional 48-minute game with 12-minute quarters, this game will last 44 minutes and will be divided up into 11-minute quarters. Adam Silver has […]
Four games into the preseason the Celtics have a 2-2 record, not that it matters but it’s nice to see the team being competitive and winning games. Throughout the four games I’ve had several thoughts about how this upcoming season is going to progress, and to be honest, this looks like a playoff team. So […]