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Revisiting the Gordon Hayward to Boston Celtics Conversation
May 15th, 2014 at 9:59 AM
"Gordon Hayward to Boston"  was a hot topic during the season, which makes sense considering the Brad Stevens connection. The Boston Celtics need a scorer badly, and Gordon Hayward could potentially be that guy. ***PHOTO1*** Bleacher Report broke down the top five free agents the Celtics should pursue this summer. Hayward was...

Revisiting the Second Half of the Last Ten NBA Drafts. Danny Ainge Will Have Some Talent to Choose from, He Just Needs to Find It
May 13th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
The Boston Celtics will have a choice to make with the 17th pick in the NBA Draft this June. A lot has been made of the lottery pick that will be announced on May 20, but that 17th pick is already set in stone.  We took a quick look back at...

Four Teams That Could Be Interested in Avery Bradley During Free Agency
May 10th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** Avery Bradley is garnering a lot of discussion since the end of the Boston Celtics' season. The shooting guard, entering restricted free agency this summer, could have a few suitors if the Celtics allow him to test the waters. Bradley turned down a four-year $24 million dollar offer this winter,...

Where Does Boston Celtic Avery Bradley Stand Among His Shooting Guard Peers as He Seeks a New Contract
May 7th, 2014 at 1:07 PM
After a 25-57 year, anything can happen to the Boston Celtics roster. Trades, free agency, and the draft promise to alter the look of the fourth worst team in the NBA last year.  ***PHOTO1*** Avery Bradley is one of those players that could be on the way out, he is a restricted...

Could the Boston Celtics and Oklahoma City Thunder Swap Russell Westbrook and Rajon Rondo This Summer?
May 1st, 2014 at 7:42 AM
***PHOTO1*** It's been a slow hard few weeks without any Boston Celtics basketball to watch. The playoffs have been highly entertaining, but without the Celtics playing it just is not the same.  The challenge is finding things to continue to write about, so we'll continue to write about possible players Danny Ainge could...

Could Dion Waiters Fit in with the Boston Celtics
April 29th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The Boston Celtics need to look in many different places in order to put together a team that can get back into the playoffs, gain experience, and win an 18th banner. While the slew of draft picks are wonderful, some of this building might have to come from trades. ***PHOTO1*** Last week...

Boston Celtics’ Bright Spots from the 2013-14 Season: Avery Bradley’s Offense
April 19th, 2014 at 12:46 PM
***PHOTO1*** Avery Bradley's offense was always the question mark. The All-NBA defensive talent needed to close the gap between his defensive prowess and his offensive ability. The 2013-14 season, while still hampered with injury for Bradley, was a step in the correct offensive direction. Some people have said that Bradley's shooting returned...

Playing Around with the NBA Draft Lottery Outcomes for the Boston Celtics
April 13th, 2014 at 12:40 PM
***PHOTO1*** ESPN has a draft lottery machine and we decided to play around with it. You should too, here's the link. We played the game 10 times and wrote down the picks the Celtics won. They have a 8.8% chance at winning the lottery currently. In our 10 clicks on the lottery game...

The Boston Celtics Await the NBA Draft Lottery and Other Important Dates This Off-season
April 8th, 2014 at 9:53 AM
The Boston Celtics season is at the point where dates, countdowns, and college players are more important than the games themselves.  ***PHOTO1*** May 20 is the first big date for the future of the Celtics. The ping pong balls will fall where they may, and the Celtics will know exactly where they...

The Boston Celtics Need to Finish the Season with Six More Losses: Fans Don’t Remember Bad Finishes to Regular Seasons
April 5th, 2014 at 5:15 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Boston Celtics have six games remaining in their 2013-14 campaign. They should lose them all, they have nothing to gain from any victories at this point. The season is over, their chance at improving is pretty much gone, there are no true moral victories on the schedule either. They...

Brad Stevens Praised Washington Wizards Backcourt Tandem of John Wall and Bradley Beal
April 2nd, 2014 at 1:48 PM
***PHOTO1*** Avery Bradley and Rajon Rondo: are they the building blocks of a championship backcourt? The question has popped up numerous times this year. Injuries have made it nearly impossible to see the two coalesce in any meaningful way. They have shared the floor for 257 minutes and have a -32....

A Look Ahead at the Boston Celtics Schedule This Week Along with Some Thoughts on Avery Bradley and Rajon Rondo
April 1st, 2014 at 10:00 AM
This week we turn the calendar one final time during the 2013-14 Boston Celtics regular season schedule.  Let's take a quick look at what the first week in April has in store for the Celtics. ***PHOTO1*** Who are the Celtics playing this week? Wednesday @ Washington Wizards Season series: 1-1 Friday vs. Philadelphia 76ers Season series: 1-1 Saturday...

Boston Celtics’ Field Goal Percentage is Dropping Fast All Over the Floor
March 19th, 2014 at 10:49 AM
On December 8, 2013 we broke some shooting stats for the Boston Celtics after 21 games of their season in an article called Boston Celtics Shooting Very Successfully on Mid-Range Shots, a Lost Art in the NBA. ***PHOTO1*** They were 9-12 and leading the Atlantic Division and playing some decent basketball. They...

The Boston Celtics Have Proven Their Inability to Finish Games Off: a Look at Their Clutch Stats from This Season
March 16th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
Kris Humphries and Brad Stevens were the most vocal members of the Boston Celtics following their disappointing finish against the Phoenix Suns on Friday night. Stevens said the team didn't play with any poise. Humphries tossed his towel and left the court early. It was not a good way to...

Looking at the Week Ahead for the Boston Celtics
March 11th, 2014 at 6:47 AM
The Boston Celtics are rolling. They have tallied two wins in a row as they head into their four games this week. ***PHOTO1*** Let's look ahead with a few questions. 1) Who are the Celtics playing this week? Tuesday AT Indiana Pacers 7:00 PM  Season Series: 0-3 Wednesday New York Knicks 7:30 PM Season Series: 2-1 Friday Phoenix...

Some Quick Injury Updates on the Boston Celtics
March 4th, 2014 at 2:24 PM
ESPN's Chris Forsberg gave an update on the some Boston Celtics' injuries. Here is the link. Olynyk Returns to Practice for Ailing C's ***PHOTO1*** Olynyk gave his toe injury a test run on Tuesday morning. Olynyk has not played since February 24. He will have his toe re evaluated on Wednesday morning before the game against the...

Looking Ahead at the Boston Celtics’ Light Schedule This Week
March 4th, 2014 at 11:54 AM
The Boston Celtics have a small respite before getting back to work on Wednesday evening against the Golden State Warriors. Let’s take a look at the week ahead, who the opponents are, and what to keep an eye on. ***PHOTO1*** Who are the Celtics playing this week? Wednesday: Golden State Previous Meeting: 99-97 loss on...

What to Look for in the Final 21 Games of the Season for the Boston Celtics
March 2nd, 2014 at 9:46 AM
The Boston Celtics are 75% of the way through their 2013-14 campaign. In some ways it feels like the end cannot come soon enough. However, these final 21 games will hopefully answer some questions. So we thought we would come up with a few things that the Celtics can get out...

Catching up on Some Boston Celtics News
February 8th, 2014 at 6:00 PM
The Boston Celtics have been pretty busy recently, winning three straight games, signing a player to a new contract this week (no, it wasn't Rajon Rondo), and dealing with some nagging soreness. Let's quickly hit on these topics and more. ***PHOTO1*** Chris Johnson earned a new contract that will potentially make him an...

Boston Celtics Get Best Rajon Rondo Performance in Victory Over Orlando Magic
February 2nd, 2014 at 4:52 PM
Jared Sullinger brushed off his bad January and kicked off February in style. Rajon Rondo recorded his first double-double since his return. Avery Bradley played like he had never really been gone. Sunday afternoon was a good day for the Boston Celtics. They recorded their 16th win of the season through...