Tagged: ‘Doc Rivers’

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...

Celtics vs. Lakers ranks as greatest North American pro sports team rivalry
February 8th, 2017 at 10:57 AM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images With the renewal of the storied and fierce Celtics vs. Lakers rivalry last weekend, it seems a good time to rank and review the greatest championship series rivalries of North American pro team sports. Throughout this article, we'll explore the storied...

Former Boston Celtics Coach Doc Rivers Dealing with New Type of Adversity Following Donald Sterling’s Alleged Remarks
April 26th, 2014 at 6:12 PM
Playoff teams are supposed to deal with adversity, it's the nature of the beast. Road games in hostile environments, the bright media spotlight, players trying to be the "hero," or buzzer-beater losses. ***PHOTO1*** If Doc Rivers was asked if he ever thought he'd wake up to hear comments like Donald Sterling's about...

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...