Saturday, September 30, 2017
After three days in Newport, Rhode Island for the start of training camp, Celtics point guard Kyrie Irving has already taken away one thing from this past week; Gordon Hayward and Brad Steven have picked up right where they left off seven years ago.
Friday, September 29, 2017
Gordon Hayward made his Red Sox debut at Fenway Park on Thursday night, before they took on the Houston Astros. Just kidding, the Celtics All-Star only threw out the first pitch prior to the game.
We discuss the trade of Carmelo Anthony to the OKC Thunder, as Zach Peloquin joins us to preview the rest of the Western Conference. Who will challenge the mighty Warriors? Plus we also talk about Celtics Media Day and LeBron James' comments on Trump and his former teammate Kyrie Irving. Tune in to Episode 102 of the Causeway Street Podcast below:
Thursday, September 28, 2017
Paul Pierce has officially signed on with the worldwide leader ESPN as an on screen NBA analyst. The former Celtics captain sounded excited about his new chapter post-retirement in a press-release through the network.
Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Jason Tatum has yet to play his first NBA game, but has already gotten the approval of his Celtics teammates well before the start of 2017-18 season.
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
The Celtics have announced their 20-player training camp schedule as they begin to prepare for the 2017-18 campaign in Newport, Rhode Island.
Monday, September 25, 2017
Whether Kyrie Irving truly believes if the earth is flat or not, the newest Celtics All-Star has most sports fans' attention in Boston every time he's opened his mouth over the last month.
Former Celtics point guard Isaiah Thomas could make his debut in a Cavaliers uniform by the end of the calendar year.
Saturday, September 23, 2017
We discuss Kyrie Irving's appearance on First Take. What was the Celtics All-Star trying to say, or not say when it came to the Cavaliers and LeBron James. Plus we debate about ESPN and their NBA rankings as it relates to Celtics players. We also talk headlines around the league and more on Episode 101 of the Causeway Street Podcast, tune in below
The 2017-18 NBA season is quickly approaching as the Celtics have released their Media Day and Training Camp schedule, which begins on Monday, Sept. 25.
Friday, September 22, 2017
With less than two weeks left before the start of the Celtics preseason, Jayson Tatum has already made Kyrie Irving a believer.
Thursday, September 21, 2017
Gordon Hayward was really looking forward to playing alongside Isaiah Thomas this season. If it weren't for the All-Star guard's recruitment this past July, there's a good chance Hayward would not have chosen Boston, according to the newest Celtics swingman.
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
According to ESPN's Basketball Power Index (BPI), the Celtics have the best odds of knocking off the champion Warriors next season.
Monday, September 18, 2017
Don't expect Kyrie Irving to apologize to LeBron James anytime soon, in fact, he doesn't think he owes his former teammate an explanation for wanting out of Cleveland.
Sunday, September 17, 2017
The aggravated assault trial is set to begin on Monday for the Morris Twins -- Celtics forward Marcus and the Wizards' Markieff -- in Phoenix and is expected to last 10-days, following the selection of an eight-man jury panel last week.
Saturday, September 16, 2017
Paul Pierce knows a thing or two about being 'the guy' in a sports town like Boston. The former captain believes newly acquired Celtics All-Star Kyrie Irving is ready to step up and win now in green.
Friday, September 15, 2017
It was a long time coming when Paul Pierce posted a picture with ex-teammate Ray Allen last week on social media with the hash tag reading 'Time to bury hatchet,' something Celtics fans never thought they'd see again.
Thursday, September 14, 2017
We talked to former Celtics captain, 3x All-Star and NBA Champion Antoine Walker, who recently had some things to say about Celtics GM Danny Ainge. 'Toine weighed in on the Kyrie Irving for Isaiah Thomas trade and the double standard that exists in today's NBA. He also spoke about his relationship with Michael Jordan and Paul Pierce, among others. Tune in to our exclusive interview as Walker breaks some news, while talking about his days in Boston on Causeway Street's 100th Episode.
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
High expectations for Jayson Tatum, who may be the most highly anticipated rookie to join an established Celtics team since Reggie Lewis.
Ray Allen reflects on sour relationship with the Celtics: 'If the team did what they needed to do to keep me, I still would have been there'
Although there's a good chance the rift between Ray Allen and his former Celtics teammates may be coming to an end soon, Allen still has a lot to say about the events that led to his 2012 departure from Boston.
Saturday, September 9, 2017
We discuss the Cavaliers introductory press conferance of Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder and Ante Zizic. We also talk about Thomas' letter to the city of Boston in the Players Tribune and debate about the double standard when it comes to the lack of loyalty in today's NBA. Tune in below as we also preview our guest for next week's 100th episode
Thursday, September 7, 2017
If it hadn't hit you yet that Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder and Ante Zizic are now members of the Cavaliers, Thursday's press conference where the former Celtics trio were officially introduced to the Cleveland media is just another reminder of how crazy the NBA's offseason has been.
While Danny Ainge was busy making many changes to the Celtics roster this offseason, Marcus Smart decided to make a few changes of his own.
In the summer of 2013, the new 'Big-3' era was over in Boston after Ray Allen was celebrating a championship with LeBron James and the Heat. Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett were traded to the Nets, while Rajon Rondo recovered from a torn ACL. Doc Rivers did not want to stick around for a second Celtics rebuild, electing to coach the 'win now' Clippers, along with a general manager title and roster control.
Wednesday, September 6, 2017
Cleveland's new All-Star point guard Isaiah Thomas addressed how he found out he was traded from the Celtics for the first time in an Instagram video he posted late Tuesday night.
Monday, September 4, 2017
Ainge on speaking to Isaiah Thomas before trade: 'One of the most difficult conversations I've ever had'
Although Danny Ainge managed to trade for one of the league's top superstar point guards in Kyrie Irving, pulling the trigger on the deal meant making one of the most difficult phone calls Ainge has ever had to make.
Sunday, September 3, 2017
Halfway through Kyrie Irving and Gordon Hayward's introductory press conference, it almost felt like Irving was going to somehow walk away from the podium without being asked a single question about his relationship with LeBron James.
It's been nearly a decade since the last time Gordon Hayward was able to call Brad Stevens his head coach. At Friday's press conference, Hayward reminded Stevens that he hasn't forgotten the influence he had on him during their days at Butler.
Saturday, September 2, 2017
Friday, September 1, 2017
For Kyrie Irving, joining the Celtics was a no-brainer. It was an opportunity for a fresh start to play for a storied-franchise that is positioned to compete for a championship with him as its leader.
After coming to an agreement with the Celtics, it took over a week for the Cavaliers to eventually pull the trigger on the biggest trade of the offseason, involving Isaiah Thomas and Kyrie Irving.