Tagged: ‘Doc Rivers’

How Avery Bradley beat Jimmy Butler
April 28th, 2017 at 10:34 AM
***PHOTO1*** Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports Avery Bradley is a little unnerving. His steely gaze is ever-watchful when he's on the court taking in everything around him. His attention is unbroken and his glare unblinking as he maintains the calm demeanor and steady focus of a...

Let’s Hear it for these Boston Celtics
April 15th, 2017 at 1:23 PM
***PHOTO1*** With the regular season over and the playoffs starting today, let's take a moment to appreciate the 2016/17 Boston Celtics. The Boston Celtics were expected to be good this season but admittedly, not this good. After last season's second consecutive first round playoffs exit, the offseason would determine how Boston would...

Hoping for a Ray of Light
March 29th, 2017 at 9:33 AM
***PHOTO1*** The 2008 Boston Celtics Championship squad is reuniting for an anniversary celebration but there's no love for "Judas" Shuttlesworth. This is no longer news but it's still news. It's still news in the sense that it is quite baffling. Just in case you haven't heard, here's the news again. Rajon Rondo...

Reviewing the 2016 draft (way too early)
March 16th, 2017 at 8:06 AM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images The 2016 NBA Draft was just 9 months ago, which is way, way too soon to evaluate under any circumstances. However, we do have some data points to start formulating some opinions on the quality of that draft. The Celtics headed...

The Boston Celtics’ Too Little Too Late All Stars
March 12th, 2017 at 11:17 AM
***PHOTO1*** Several stars and Hall of Famers have joined the Celtics in hopes of adding to Boston folklore, leading to a mix bag of results. The Boston Celtics are the NBA's most storied franchise. Winning a league best 17 titles carries a certain prestige that is attractive to most NBA players. Being a part of that...