Category: ‘2012 NBA Draft’

Boston Celtics Rookie Watch – Expectations for Fab Melo
August 26th, 2012 at 8:14 PM
While most Boston Celtic followers were thrilled to get Jared Sullinger with the 21st overall pick of this spring's draft, Boston's selection of Syracuse center Fab Melo one pick later garnered significantly more debate. As Grantland's Bill Simmons pointed out, the Celtics got the pick they used to select Melo from...

Boston Celtics Rookie Watch – What to Expect from Jared Sullinger This Year
August 22nd, 2012 at 11:41 AM
No one had a problem with the Boston Celtics selecting Jared Sullinger with the 21st overall pick of the draft this June. The former Ohio State star was widely considered to be the best player left on the board when the Celtics were selecting and also one of the most NBA...

Boston Celtics Go Big on Draft Night, Select Jared Sullinger and Fab Melo at 21 and 22
June 29th, 2012 at 6:18 PM
Everyone around the NBA knew that the Boston Celtics needed help in the front court, whether Kevin Garnett decides to return or not. Thursday night they got some by selecting Ohio State forward Jared Sullinger and Syracuse center Fab Melo with the 21st and 22nd picks in the 2012 NBA draft. The...