Saturday, September 30, 2017

Kyrie Irving praises Gordon Hayward, Brad Stevens on their 'unspoken language'

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 throws out first pitch at Red Sox game

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.

Causeway Street Podcast - Western Conferance Preview, Celtics Media Day + LeBron James

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 officially joins ESPN as NBA analyst

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

Jayson Tatum well aware of what the Celtics expect from him

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.

Monday, September 25, 2017

Kyrie Irving on conversations with LeBron James: 'It's not anybody else's business'

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.

Cavaliers expect Isaiah Thomas to be back by January

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

Causeway Street Podcast - Kyrie Irving on First Take + ESPN's Celtics rankings

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

Celtics announce Media Day & Training Camp schedule

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

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Gordon Hayward opens up about Isaiah Thomas selling him on Boston

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.

Monday, September 18, 2017

Kyrie Irving on speaking to LeBron James before trade request from Cavs: 'Why would I?'

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

Aggravated assault trial for Marcus & Markieff Morris to begin Monday

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 on Kyrie Irving: 'He’s going to be the guy'

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

Paul Pierce on Ray Allen: 'We’re going to be linked together for life, whether we like it or not'

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

Causeway Street Podcast - Exclusive Interview with Former Celtics Captain Antoine Walker

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

WATCH: Is Jayson Tatum is the most highly anticipated Celtics rookie since Reggie Lewis?

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

Causeway Street Podcast - Cavs introduce Isaiah Thomas & Jae Crowder

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

Cavaliers officially introduce Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder & Ante Zizic

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.

Marcus Smart reflects on personal change, Celtics roster

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.

Doc Rivers calls Celtics rebuild the best, 'maybe ever'

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

Isaiah Thomas talks about how Danny Ainge told him about the trade in latest Instagram post

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

Kyrie Irving hasn't spoken to LeBron James since being traded

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.

Gordon Hayward credits Brad Stevens as the first person to believe he could get to NBA

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

Causeway Street Podcast - Celtics introduce Kyrie Irving & Gordon Hayward

Celtics have officially introduced their two new All-Stars and we discuss Kyrie Irving and Gordon Hayward's introductory press conferance with the Boston media including some important quotes regarding Isaiah Thomas and Jae Crowder. Plus what's next for the Cavaliers moving forward, click below for Episode 98 of the Causeway Street Podcast

Friday, September 1, 2017

Kyrie Irving to join the Celtics: 'When Boston came knocking, I was answering'

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.

Report: Cavs' Isaiah Thomas could be out until All-Star break

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.