Thursday, January 31, 2019
Jayson Tatum is doing his best to not get caught up in the rumors surrounding the Celtics and Pelicans All-Star Anthony Davis.
Wednesday, January 30, 2019
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Monday, January 28, 2019
The Celtics put together one of their best defensive performances of the season Monday night at TD Garden.
While Anthony Davis has decided to make it interesting less than two weeks away from the NBA trade deadline, making a request for the New Orleans Pelicans to move him, the Celtics apparently are not on a short list of possible destination for the All-Star center.
Pelicans All-Star forward Anthony Davis will reportedly not sign an extension and has asked to be traded, according to his agent Rich Paul of Klutch Sports.
Sunday, January 27, 2019
The Celtics have come a long way from where they were at the start of the regular season. But there’s still plenty of work to be done.
When it comes to facing the top teams the league has to offer, the Celtics bring their A-game. They welcome all challengers, and when it came to going toe-to-toe against the champion Warriors, the Celtics turned in one of their best performance of the year.
Saturday, January 26, 2019
The Celtics entered Saturday night winners of 10 straight at TD Garden, the longest home streak of any team in the NBA this season, before coming up short in a 115-111 loss to the Golden State Warriors.
Boston's marquee matchup against the Warriors Saturday isn't just another game on the schedule for the Celtics.
Will the Celtics see the Warriors back at the TD Garden in June for the NBA Finals? We discuss one of the season's most anticipated games, plus what it means for Boston going forward. Tune in below to Episode 156 of the Causeway Street Podcast:
Friday, January 25, 2019
Wednesday, January 23, 2019
The Memphis Grizzlies will reportedly begin to entertain trade offers for All-Star Marc Gasol and Mike Conley, with the league's trade deadline just two weeks away.
Monday, January 21, 2019
Celtics All-Star point guard Kyrie Irving has never been applauded for his defensive prowess. It was actually the biggest knock on his game when he was dealt to Boston.
The NBA has fined Celtics guard Marcus Smart $35,000 for his actions on Saturday night against the Atlanta Hawks, following being ejected.
Sunday, January 20, 2019
Every championship-caliber team needs a Marcus Smart.
A gritty, hard-nosed defender who does the dirty work and doesn't take crap from anyone.
Saturday, January 19, 2019
With 46 games under their belt and six games behind the first place Bucks, the Celtics have their work cut out for themselves between now and the end of the regular season.
We discuss the week of Kyrie Irving, where he admitted to calling LeBron James after putting his Celtics teammates on blast and then apologizing for those comments. What does this say about Irving being a leader? Plus a breakdown of the bounce back win over the Raptors and what went wrong on Boston's recent road trip, tune in below to Episode 155 of the Causeway Street Podcast:
Friday, January 18, 2019
It's time for Kyrie Irving to let his game do all the talking.
After a tumultuous week that was jam-packed with ugly losses, blame games and stunning revelations, the Celtics have refocused themselves to winning basketball games.
It's been quite a week for Kyrie Irving, who leads all Eastern Conference guards in this year's All-Star voting, while also making headlines for his questionable comments.
Thursday, January 17, 2019
Wednesday, January 16, 2019
The Celtics might have a healthy roster for the first time in a few months, as center Aron Baynes (hand) has been listed to questionable for Wednesday's nationally televised game against the Toronto Raptors.
Tuesday, January 15, 2019
BROOKLYN – Kyrie Irving's criticism of his team following the Celtics' loss to the Magic Saturday may have struck a cord with one of his teammates.
Monday, January 14, 2019
BROOKLYN – When the news of Kyrie Irving and Marcus Smart broke Monday morning, Brad Stevens knew he was going to have a thin back court heading into the Celtics' matchup against the Nets.
BROOKLYN – When Kyrie Irving requested a trade from Cleveland in 2017, he was sent to Boston – a place that most people considered was an ideal situation for him.
BROOKLYN – The Celtics will be thin in their back court when they take on the Nets Monday night at the Barclays Center.
Saturday, January 12, 2019
ORLANDO - Kyrie Irving wanted to have the final say in regulation of Saturday's game against the Magic before the Celtics 105-103 loss at the Amway Center.
Celtics coach Brad Stevens believes Marcus Smart is not getting talked about enough when it comes to the Marcus Morris and Jaylen Brown dust up on the Boston bench during Thursday night's loss in Miami.
Friday, January 11, 2019
MIAMI – Before the Heat pulled ahead by 26 points in the second half of their 115-99 win over Boston, tempers flared on the Celtics bench during the first timeout of the second quarter.
Thursday, January 10, 2019
Heat 115, Celtics 99: Miami snaps four-game winning streak, Kyrie Irving has a post game shooting session
MIAMI – Kyrie Irving couldn't shake off the frustration of Thursday night's loss against the Heat minutes after the final buzzer.
The Celtics officially announced the signing of guard RJ Hunter on Thursday via social media ahead of the team's matchup against the Miami Heat.
Wednesday, January 9, 2019
According to Priority Sports management, the Celtics and RJ Hunter have agreed on a reunion via a two-way contract. The former 28th pick in the 2015 NBA Draft is returning to Boston and the team that originally drafted him.
Tuesday, January 8, 2019
When Brad Stevens concludes each and every practice session, not every member of the Celtics immediately hits the showers.
Monday, January 7, 2019
Marcus Smart continues to bring the best out of his team. He came out on fire to start, hitting three treys to keep pace with the Nets as the Celtics eventually cruised to a 116-96 win.
The Celtics are expected to have both Kyrie Irving (eye) and Marcus Morris (neck) back in the lineup on Monday night when they host the Brooklyn Nets at the TD Garden.
Saturday, January 5, 2019
Future Hall-of-Famer Dirk Nowitzki may have played his final game at TD Garden Friday night.
Friday, January 4, 2019
Thursday, January 3, 2019
The Celtics will be without Kyrie Irving for at least one more game, after the team announced that the All-Star had been ruled out with eye inflammation for Friday night when the Dallas Mavericks visit the TD Garden.
Since the start of the regular season, Gordon Hayward has shown flashes of greatness for the Celtics. But finding consistency has been his biggest issue.
Wednesday, January 2, 2019
The Celtics will commence 2019 without their All-Star Kyrie Irving when they host the Minnesota Timberwolves tonight at the TD Garden.
Tuesday, January 1, 2019
The success of Brad Stevens' teams have always been predicated on great defense.
It's typically the backbone of why nearly every season throughout Stevens' tenure in Boston the Celtics have exceeded expectations.