Boston Celtics

Isaiah Thomas' lessons for the Celtics on energy, adaption & survival

Survival is all about being able and willing to adapt to changing circumstances - and no one does that better than Isaiah Thomas. And no group seems to do it worse than our present Celtics team. I just received my signed Celtics jersey back from Isaiah as he had promised, and that inspired this article.My...

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1 day ago, Celtics Life, Boston Celtics

Boston is a bad team 74 games in & have no one to blame but themselves

Dear 2018-19 Boston Celtics.I am writing you this out of gratitude. It took me some time to figure out this is your way of letting me down gently, but I finally understand. Why prolong the inevitable?This team isn't winning a championship. It legitimately might not win a series in the postseason. To...

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1 day ago, Celtics Life, Boston Celtics

It's been rough, but this is how we deal with it

We know. We feel it too. The Celtics are throwing away huge leads, showing a clear lack of unity and doing their best to discredit all of us that believed they had one foot back in the Eastern Conference Finals when the season began. Much like the team’s gross, trick-or-treat inconsistency throughout...

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1 day ago, Celtics Life, Boston Celtics

Marcus Morris can’t figure out what’s wrong with Celtics

The Boston Celtics cannot seem to gain any momentum as they limp into the playoffs, and their players are running out of explanations for what might be wrong with the team. After the Celtics were dismantled at home by the San Antonio Spurs on Sunday night, Marcus Morris was asked about losing a fourth...

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1 day ago, Yardbarker, Boston Celtics

How to enjoy the Celtics for the next two weeks

Boston has made it really miserable to tune in for a good majority of the season. One time when I was in college, I think I had failed a quiz or something because of a ridiculous reason that lead to me being agitated. In turn, this lead to one of my more chill friends at the time looking at me while...

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1 day ago, CelticsBlog, Boston Celtics

Frontcourt depth could become a problem for the Celtics

In last night’s home loss to the Spurs, the Celtics’ lack of frontcourt depth was a big problem without Al Horford. It was another concerning night for the Boston Celtics as they fell to the San Antonio Spurs 115-96. It was the worst home loss of the season and only sparked more questions for this...

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1 day ago, CelticsBlog, Boston Celtics

Eye on the Draft: Breaking down the "next great NBA point guard" Ja Morant

Odds aren't strong Ja Morant could be wearing Celtics green next season, but there's a chanceThe Celtics currently only have a 1.9% chance of getting a draft pick in the 2-4 range via the Kings, but if they did get lucky Ja Morant would definitely be atop Danny Ainge list. Coach Nick breaks down Morant's...

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1 day ago, Celtics Life, Boston Celtics

Three Things to Know: Celtics project confidence after fourth straight loss… should they?

Three Things to Know: Celtics project confidence after fourth straight loss… should they?

"I never worry about how we'll respond... We have a lot of great guys in this locker room and they are committed to winning."

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1 day ago, NBC Sports, Boston Celtics

Philadelphia 76ers: Biggest threat is Toronto Raptors, not Boston Celtics

The Philadelphia 76ers are in the midst of what is the most wide-open Eastern Conference since 2010. This year, the Milwaukee Bucks, Toronto Raptors and Boston Celtics will all have a bone to pick with the Sixers in their conference title quest. If the Pacers had Victor Oladipo, they would be right in...

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1 day ago, The Sixer Sense, Philadelphia 76ers, Boston Celtics, Toronto Raptors

Greg Monroe or Thomas Robinson for final Celtics roster slot?

Greg Monroe is back with the Celtics - at least for 10 days. In his first game with Boston since signing his 10-day deal, Greg was on the floor for the final three minutes of the losing effort against the Spurs. He notched four points, two rebounds and one assist.Danny Ainge has a decision to make on...

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1 day ago, Celtics Life, Boston Celtics

Inside the Celtics Locker Room: A long wait for the same rhetoric (videos)

Celtics drop their 4th consecutive game and the scripted answers continue... TD GARDEN — The Boston Celtics players and coaches spent an extra hour in the locker room following their woeful loss to the Spurs. Broken record? Another team meeting? Mike Petraglia, Jimmy Toscano and Josue Pavon try to make...

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1 day ago, CelticsBlog, Boston Celtics

Not a great weekend in New England sports: Takeaways from Celtics/Spurs

Red Sox Opening Day is Thursday! Sometimes the sports calendar aligns to give you a great weekend. Sometimes that great weekend turns to junk. Let’s run through what was ultimately an awful weekend of sports for New England. 1. Thursday afternoon - The NCAA Tournament tips off! It features only two New...

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1 day ago, CelticsBlog, Boston Celtics, San Antonio Spurs

The 48 points LaMarcus Aldridge dropped on Boston place him in elite company

Aldridge continues to amaze. Another game, another career night for LaMarcus Aldridge. With the Spurs in desperate need of a win to stop a two-game skid that has placed them in sole possession of the 8th seed (for now), the Spurs rode their All Star for a relatively comfortable win over the struggling...

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1 day ago, Pounding The Rock, San Antonio Spurs, Boston Celtics

Brad Stevens considers changing starting lineup “every day”

Would you change the Celtics starting lineup? Once again, Brad Stevens sounds just as frustrated and bewildered by the Celtics struggles as the rest of us. Unlike us, he has the ability to make changes that may (or may not) influence positive change. Per the Athletic: Asked directly about the Celtics’...

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1 day ago, CelticsBlog, Boston Celtics

Celtics stay positive despite blowout to Spurs and four-game losing streak

Boston may not be physically healthy right now, but the team seems to have turned the page on their locker room issues that plagued them earlier in the season. What a difference a week makes. After a barnstorming trip through California and coming home and taking care of the Kings and Hawks, the Celtics...

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1 day ago, CelticsBlog, Boston Celtics, San Antonio Spurs

Kyrie Irving After Celtics Loss: 'Winning's Hard. Team Environments Are Hard'

Another loss for the Boston Celtics has Kyrie Irving realizing that the NBA is not easy. The point guard discussed his problems after Sunday's 115-96 loss to the San Antonio ...

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1 day ago, Bleacher Report, Boston Celtics

Dejounte Murray decked out in warm ups in Boston

Still recovering for an ACL, but the timeline is looking good A great piece by Jeff McDonald for the Express-News highlights the progress of Dejounte Murray is making on his road to recovery. Although the defensive stalwart is not expected to return this season, he was seen in Spurs warm up gear kicking...

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1 day ago, Pounding The Rock, San Antonio Spurs, Boston Celtics

Celtics projecting confidence as losses pile up

Despite dropping their fourth game in a row and falling to two games behind the Pacers for home-court advantage in the first round, the Celtics are convinced that when the playoffs begin, they'll be just fine.

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1 day ago, ESPN, Boston Celtics

Video: Kyrie Irving and Gordon Hayward talk Gronk retirement news

While Kyrie Irving had a chance to let the Rob Gronkowski retirement news settle in, Gordon Hayward was caught off guard by the question. Watch as two of the faces of the Celtics discuss the retirement of one of the faces of the New England Patriots. Your browser does not support iframes.Related: BREAKING:...

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1 day ago, Celtics Life, Boston Celtics

Must watch video: Jeremy Lamb with the buzzer beater of the year in Toronto

As the Celtics stumble to the finish of the regular season, the Raptors were looking like they might take over the Eastern Conference top spot from the Bucks. But Milwaukee has won their last two while Toronto just lost their second in a row in dramatic fashion to say the least. Have a watch.The win...

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1 day ago, Celtics Life, Boston Celtics, Toronto Raptors

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