Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Danny Ainge on Jaylen Brown signing extension: 'He is a major part of our championship goals'

The Celtics and Jaylen Brown beat the clock on Monday when both sides reached an agreement on a four-year, $115 million extension just hours before the 6 p.m. deadline.

Monday, October 21, 2019

Report: Jaylen Brown, Celtics agree to 4-years, $115 million extension

Jaylen Brown and the Celtics have reportedly come to an agreement just ahead of Monday's 6 p.m. ET deadline. According to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski, Brown has agreed to a four-year, $115 million rookie-scale contract extension.

Sunday, October 20, 2019

Celtics waive Max Strus, Javonte Green likely to grab last roster spot

Less than a week after the Celtics turned Max Strus' two-way contract into a NBA deal, the team reportedly waived the 6-foot-6 forward on Saturday.

Saturday, October 19, 2019

Causeway Street Podcast - NBA 2019-20 Western Conference Preview

In our Western Conference preview, we ask if the Clippers are clear cut favorites or do the Rockets, Lakers and even the Warriors have something to say about that? We also discuss LeBron James backpedaling on his comments regarding China. Plus, talk league and Celtics' headlines. Tune in below to Episode 190 of the Causeway Street Podcast

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Carsen Edwards' thrilling night leads Celtics in preseason finale

Celtics rookie Carsen Edwards tied a franchise record in the Celtics' 118-95 preseason finale victory over the Cavaliers Tuesday night.

Monday, October 14, 2019

The stage is set for Jaylen Brown to have a promising season

Jaylen Brown is taking on a new role this year with the Celtics.

Causeway Street Podcast - Celtics preseason concerns at center + rookies

We're talking Celtics preseason concerns including frontcourt issues and which rookies will have significant roles this year. Plus, we discuss the NBA and China's current relationship, plus other league headlines and more. Tune in below to Episode 189 of the Causeway Street Podcast

Sunday, October 13, 2019

Friday, October 11, 2019

Celtics dominate Magic in preseason blowout

Heading into the coming 2019-2020 Celtics season, there is two main concerns. One is interior defense and the second is 3-point shooting.

Thursday, October 10, 2019

Al Horford believes Celtics wouldn't succeed 'If Kyrie Irving would have stayed' in Boston

For the first time since becoming a member of the Sixers, former Celtic Al Horford offered some perspective on what factored into his decision to head to the city of Brotherly Love.

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Brad Stevens reveals injuries, ideas for the Celtics' starting center position

Brad Stevens has a 'big' question mark looming over his starting lineup. It's one that isn't going to figure itself out anytime soon but the kind of problem that weeks of preseason basketball can certainly solve as the Celtics approach their second exhibition matchup.

Saturday, October 5, 2019

Causeway Street Podcast - Tom Westerholm on the 2019-20 Celtics

Tom Westerholm of MassLive.com joins us to chat about the 2019-20 Celtics. We talk Kemba Walker's leadership, Robert Williams III playing more minutes and even Tacko Fall making the roster. Plus, we discuss Kyrie Irving's comments regarding last season and more, tune in below to Episode 188 of the Causeway Street Podcast

Friday, October 4, 2019

Thursday, October 3, 2019

Celtics Training Camp: Enes Kanter, Tacko Fall making each other better

Enes Kanter has already found his favorite sparring buddy at Celtics training camp, and it's a player who may not be on Brad Stevens' roster by the start of the regular season.

Jim Calhoun excited for Kemba Walker's era with Celtics

Jim Calhoun visited the Auerbach Center Wednesday to watch the Celtics' second day of training camp. It was his annual check-in that he typically makes around this time of the year.

Sunday, September 29, 2019

NBA cracks down on listed height of its players

The NBA has decided to clamp down on the listed height of its players this season. The little guys have often been listed as taller than reality, while bigs over seven-feet have have sometimes insisted that they are shorter than what the numbers indicate.

Saturday, September 28, 2019

Causeway Street Podcast - All-Star Gordon Hayward, Jaylen Brown Extension?

Will Gordon Hayward be back to All-Star form this season and does Jaylen Brown get a contract extension before next month's deadline? We discuss, plus talk ESPN's 100 Best Players List to get you ready for Celtics Media Day. Tune in to Episode 187 of the Causeway Street Podcast below:

Thursday, September 26, 2019

Why Danny Ainge won't give Jaylen Brown a max contract extension

While the future looks bright for the Celtics with potential young stars Jaylen Brown and Jayson Tatum in the mix, there is no guarantee they'll remain in the fold.

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Gordon Hayward tells Celtics fans: 'I'm ready to be the player I came here to be'

If you've been following this NBA offseason, you know it's been unlike any other in recent memory when it comes to all the league's player movement and changes. But in Gordon Hayward's case it was a chance to have a full summer to workout for the first time in two years.

Jayson Tatum, Kemba Walker make ESPN's 50-11 'Best Players'

The Celtics can now say they have five players ranked on ESPN.com's 100 Best NBA Players list, after parts two and three were released on Tuesday and Wednesday respectively .

Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Could the Celtics acquire veteran Andre Iguodala?

The Celtics 15th-and-final roster spot remains open, and the addition of a battle-tested veteran to be added to that slot must be somewhere in Danny Ainge's mind.

Saturday, September 21, 2019

Causeway Street Podcast - Is it the end for Isaiah Thomas or a setback?

We discuss Isaiah Thomas' thumb injury and if this is the end for the former Celtics point guard or just another setback? Plus, we discuss Kobe Bryant and more NBA headlines on Episode 186 of the Causeway Street Podcast, tune in below.

Thursday, September 19, 2019

Enes Kanter says Gordon Hayward should 'start eyeing the All-Star Game'

Enes Kanter has had quite the eventful offseason and while training camp is just around the corner, the Celtics big man continues to talk about his new teammates every chance he gets.

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Report: Celtics sign forward Yante Maten to Exhibit 10 deal

The Celtics have reportedly signed forward Yante Maten to an Exhibit 10 contract, as the start of training camp is quickly approaching.

Saturday, September 14, 2019

Causeway Street Podcast - Team USA Men's Basketball in Trouble + SI's Top 100 NBA Players

Is Team USA Men's Basketball in trouble after the worst finish in the program's history at the year's FIBA World Cup? We discuss, plus talk about Sports Illustrated's Top-100 NBA Players list, league headlines and more. Tune in below to Episode 185 of the Causeway Street Podcast

Team USA close out FIBA World Cup with 87-74 win over Poland

In Team USA's final game of the 2019 FIBA World Cup, they wrapped up seventh place with an 87-74 win over Poland at Wukesong Sport Arena in Beijing, China.

Thursday, September 12, 2019

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Team USA falls to France 89-79 in FIBA World Cup Quarterfinals

Team USA came up short during their quest to win FIBA World Cup gold, as they fell to France 89-79 in the quarterfinals on Wednesday at the Dongguan Basketball Center in Dongguan, China.

Monday, September 9, 2019

Celtics trio of Kemba Walker, Marcus Smart, Jaylen Brown lift Team USA over Brazil 89-73

It was a close game for the first three quarters, but Kemba Walker, Marcus Smart and Jaylen Brown all made key contributions, as Team USA extended the lead in the final frame and it ended with an 89-73 victory for the USA over Brazil and a trip to the quarterfinals of the FIBA World Cup.

Sunday, September 8, 2019

Causeway Street Podcast - Should Celtics be concerned about Jayson Tatum's ankle injury?

We discuss if the Celtics are concerned with Jayson Tatum's ankle injury and should he even return to Team USA. Plus, we talk NBA headlines and more, tune in below to Episode 184 of the Causeway Street Podcast