Saturday, March 30, 2019
BROOKLYN -- Marcus Morris isn't worried about his team's recent struggles. Not even in the slightest.
Kyrie Irving appeared disinterested in discussing the topic of racism among black athletes in Boston, following a 114-112 win over the Pacers Friday night. For the Celtics point guard, the topic of racism in America goes far beyond the basketball court or the city he plays for.
Friday, March 29, 2019
When the Celtics dropped of four of five games following a relatively successful west coast road trip, Brad Stevens knew it was time for a change.
Head coach Brad Stevens was asked about the team officials' statement regarding an incident where Warriors center DeMarcus Cousins was called a racial slur by young Celtics fan TD Garden back in January.
Thursday, March 28, 2019
It's been a good week so far for the Celtics, who clinched a postseason berth for the fifth straight season (out of six) under Brad Stevens, after a win over the Cavaliers, combined with a Pistons loss to the Nuggets on Tuesday night.
On Tuesday night, the Celtics officially clinched a postseason berth for the fifth straight year under Brad Stevens. Their win over the Cleveland Cavaliers, combined with the Detroit Pistons loss against the Denver Nuggets, will make it Boston's 11th playoff appearance in 12 seasons.
Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Celtics forward Jayson Tatum bounced back from his shooting funk with an impressive performance against the Cavs Tuesday night in Cleveland.
Monday, March 25, 2019
The news of New England Patriots tight-end Rob Gronkowski's retirement made its way into the Celtics locker room, following Sunday night's 115-96 blowout loss against the Spurs.
Sunday, March 24, 2019
For the second time during this tumultuous 2018-19 campaign, the Celtics allowed an opposing player to score nearly 50 points, as they fell to the Spurs at home 115-96 for their fourth straight loss.
Saturday, March 23, 2019
According to The Athletic's Shams Charania, the Celtics are signing center Greg Monroe to a 10-day contract.
Following the Celtics loss to the Sixers and with 10 games remanning in the regular season, should fans be concerned about playoffs matchups? We discuss, tune in below to Episode 163 of the Causeway Street Podcast
Friday, March 22, 2019
On Thursday the NBA fined Marcus Smart $50,000 for shoving Joel Embiid during the Celtics' 118-115 loss to the 76ers Wednesday night.
Thursday, March 21, 2019
Wednesday, March 20, 2019
With hopes of competing for an NBA title, the Sixers have spent the entire regular season tweaking its roster.
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
On a cold brisk and windy December night in Boston, with the temperature in the single-digits, it was Isaiah Thomas who was closing out his 2016 by lighting up the Miami Heat at TD Garden.
Monday, March 18, 2019
Sunday, March 17, 2019
Saturday, March 16, 2019
Kyrie Irving was one assist shy of a second straight triple-double, as the Celtics fended off a late Hawks charge in the fourth quarter to win 129-120 at TD Garden.
Friday, March 15, 2019
Thursday, March 14, 2019
The Celtics were pushed to their limits by the run and gun Sacramento Kings for the second time in eight days. Kyrie Irving pulled out a triple-double from his bag of tricks on Thursday night in a 126-120 win at TD Garden.
With the Celtics still battling for positioning in the East with 14 games left in the regular season, will seeding ultimately decide their fate? Zach Peloquin joins us to discuss Kyrie Irving's new found attitude and the team's 3-1 California road trip. Tune in below to enjoy Episode 162.
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Jayson Tatum is expected to return against the Kings after sitting out in the Celtics loss to the Clippers on Monday night. The forward didn't suit up due to a right sore shoulder that stemmed from the team's blowout win over the Golden State Warriors.
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Kyrie Irving on confrontations with the media: 'I’ve made a lot of mistakes that I take full responsibility for'
The Celtics wrapped up their four-game California road trip to go 3-1, which concluded with a blowout loss to the Clippers on Monday night.
During the team's three wins it was evident that there was more pep in everyone's step, especially in the locker room and during practice, a far cry of everyone's mood a week ago.
Monday, March 11, 2019
The Celtics announced Monday afternoon that forward Jayson Tatum will be out for the team's matchup against the Los Angeles Clippers due to right shoulder soreness.
Sunday, March 10, 2019
The Celtics have won three in a row after beating the Lakers 120-107 on Saturday night. It seems that the team is finally on the same page and their 1-5 start following the All-Star break is well in the rearview mirror.
Saturday, March 9, 2019
The Celtics haven't been the same team since last Sunday's plane ride to California. The infamous commute has all of a sudden changed the team's attitude, focus and has forced them to re-commit to winning basketball.
Kyrie Irving (left thigh contusion) will make his return against the Lakers, after sitting out in the Celtics win over the Kings Wednesday night.
Celtics wing Jaylen Brown made an appearance on ESPN's The Jump on Friday afternoon ahead of the Celtics matchup against the Lakers.
Thursday, March 7, 2019
Wednesday, March 6, 2019
OAKLAND -- Is this finally the turning point for the 2018-19 Celtics?
Feels like we've asked ourselves this question at least eight times this year, but this time it's different. The Celtics not only blew the champion Warriors off their own floor, they bullied them, stole their lunch money and snatched away any hopes of making an enormous comeback.
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO -- Celtics head coach Brad Stevens understands the kind of pressure Kyrie Irving is under.
The Celtics are fully healthy for the first time since the beginning of the 2018-19 campaign, which was not the case just a season ago. Looking at this current roster, one would ask shouldn't this fully loaded, talented team be better than their 38-26 record?
The Celtics are 1-5 since the All-Star break and are about to begin a four-game road trip in California, which three of the four teams they will face has already beaten them this season.
Kyrie Irving on the media: 'I get tired of this stuff just like everybody else, it’s a constant battle'
Kyrie Irving was not in the best of moods on Sunday, especially following the Celtics 115-104 loss to the Rockets at TD Garden.
Monday, March 4, 2019
The Celtics fell into a 28-point hole against the Rockets on Sunday afternoon, on their way to a 115-104 loss at TD Garden. Second year forward Semi Ojeleye had seen enough as he tore into his teammates during a timeout to begin the second half.
Sunday, March 3, 2019
It's time for Brad Stevens to finally make a change.
After dropping five of their last six games, the Celtics need a shakeup. Whether that means a change to the starting lineup or player rotation, Stevens needs to find a way to maximize talent in order for Boston to gain momentum before the start of the postseason.
Saturday, March 2, 2019
The Celtics have announced that center Aron Baynes' status has been upgraded to questionable ahead of Sunday's home game against the Houston Rockets.
Jayson Tatum was one of seven Celtics players to finish scoring in double-figures, as Boston beat the Wizards 107-96 to snap a four-game losing streak on Friday.
Friday, March 1, 2019
Celtics forward Marcus Morris has been one of the team's most important players this season.
His numbers certainly indicate that notion but one thing about Morris that you won't necessarily find in the box score is what he's meant to the 2018-19 Celtics from as leader.