Tagged: ‘Avery Bradley’

How do the Boston Celtics built around an imperfect star?
August 15th, 2017 at 8:24 AM
***PHOTO1*** Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports When you're 5'9", the ceiling is layered thick with limitations. Get through the first barrier and there's a similar one just like it, but stronger. But even when you reach the heights that nobody else thought you would, sometimes you're...

Film study: a glimpse of what the Celtics could run with the new roster
August 2nd, 2017 at 12:20 PM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images The myth about positionless basketball is that you don't have to be great at anything. While a well rounded skill set certainly helps, elite talent will always find its way to the floor. Let's start with arguably Boston's best...

Jae Crowder and his relationship with Celtics fans
July 30th, 2017 at 1:53 PM
***PHOTO1*** Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports Jae Crowder has once again gotten into it with Twitter hatersâ??this time about his minutes next season. The Celtics forward never hesitates to clap back at people disrespecting him. Crowder's relationship with some (not all) Celtics fans is one...

NBA math, the value of versatility & where the whole could be greater than the sum of its parts in Boston
July 28th, 2017 at 1:39 PM
***PHOTO1*** Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports When Alex Kungu wrote an article earlier this month entitled, "do the Boston Celtics have too much versatility?", I laughed a little. He quickly qualified that hot take with a "nope," but it really got me thinking about the potential...

Gordon Hayward opens up on process of choosing the Celtics
July 24th, 2017 at 10:53 PM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Gene Sweeney Jr/Getty Images Gordon Hayward and his family emerged from the plane in the terminal in Boston. Fresh off a visit with the Miami Heat where he received a police escort swooping him off the runway to the hotel where meetings...