Saturday, August 31, 2019
We're answering your Celtics and NBA questions, plus talking league headlines and more. Tune in below to Episode 183 of Causeway Street Podcast, in our first mailbag session.
Friday, August 30, 2019
It was in the spring of 2015 that I heard the Boston Globe's Bob Ryan emphatically state he would personally pick up DeMarcus Cousins at the airport if Danny Ainge worked a trade for him. Cousins was with the Sacramento Kings at the time, and Ryan was among many others that wanted the star center in Boston.
Thursday, August 29, 2019
Gordon Hayward is entering his third year with the Celtics, the first healthy offseason in Boston since signing a max-deal.
Wednesday, August 28, 2019
Monday, August 26, 2019
On Monday Team USA took their talent to Sydney, Australia where they bounced back to beat Canada 84-68 at the Qudos Bank Arena, in the final exhibition game ahead of the FIBA World Cup.
Saturday, August 24, 2019
Team USA Coach Gregg Popovich has made the final cut to the roster that will head for China in FIBA World Cup competition. Kyle Kuzma was the final casualty, leaving the team reportedly because of an ankle injury.
Australia got their revenge on Saturday morning after beating Team USA 98-94 in front of their home crowd of over 52,000 at Melbourne's Marvel Stadium.
We debate the Celtics All-Decade Team of the 2010's, our starting five, top three off the bench and one wild card spot. Plus, we talk Team USA and NBA headlines, tune in below to Episode 182 of the Causeway Street Podcast.
Friday, August 23, 2019
Daniel Theis continued to impress in FIBA competition with Germany's 89-70 victory over Tunisia. The Celtics big man collected 10 points, eight rebounds and four blocks in the win.
Thursday, August 22, 2019
Celtics All-Star point guard Kemba Walker and Team USA didn't disappoint the over 51,000 fans in attendance at Marvel Stadium in Melbourne, as the red, white and blue beat Australia 102-86 Thursday morning.
Tuesday, August 20, 2019
While the Celtics may have taken a step back on paper as far as talent, it doesn't mean that it will show on the court this year, according to advanced analytics.
There are a few things I am concerned about with 2019-20 Celtics roster, as the regular season is just two moths away.
Monday, August 19, 2019
The Celtics are taking a shot on undrafted 7'6" rookie center Tacko Fall come training camp in September.
Saturday, August 17, 2019
Marcus Smart remains on Team USA roster, says he's '100-percent confident' he'll play in FIBA World Cup
Gregg Popovich will need to cut just one more player from his current Team USA roster, and many analysts feel that Marcus Smart will be a casualty because of his calf injury.
Team USA wrapped up another week of training camp with a 90-81 exhibition win over rival Spain on Friday night at the Honda Center in Anaheim, California.
Friday, August 16, 2019
The NBA has released it's 2019-20 regular season schedule, as we breakdown some key Celtics matchups to look forward to this year. Plus, we discuss Team USA training camp and headlines from around the league. Tune in below to Episode 181 of the Causeway Street Podcast
Team USA will head to Australia on Saturday following their friendly against Spain's entry in the FIBA World Cup Friday night.
Thursday, August 15, 2019
Many reports suggested that Kyrie Irving was already on his way out of Boston in the coming weeks prior to the start of NBA free agency, while this lead most to believe that the next logical step for the Celtics would be to re-sign unrestricted free agent Terry Rozier, who always wanted a starting job.
Wednesday, August 14, 2019
How could anyone forget the talent the 2018-19 Celtics had, mixed with the expectations that were never met, when it comes to arguably the best roster in the Brad Stevens era.
Monday, August 12, 2019
The 2019-20 NBA regular season schedule has officially been released and the Celtics will play 10 out of their first 16 games away from the TD Garden.
Sunday, August 11, 2019
Saturday, August 10, 2019
Team USA's training camp wrapped up in Las Vegas on Friday night with a Blue vs White intrasquad scrimmage at T-Mobile Arena, where the USA Basketball Men's National Team beat the Select Team 97-78.
Friday, August 9, 2019
The Celtics officially released their preseason schedule on Friday, as fans will get a glimpse of the 2019-20 roster beginning at the TD Garden.
Thursday, August 8, 2019
While the Celtics players that were invited to Team USA's training camp have been asked about the disappointment of a season that was the 2018-19 campaign, one thing is clear, they are ready to move on.
Wednesday, August 7, 2019
Marcus Smart sat out of Team USA's practice on Wednesday with a sore left calf and will not participate the remainder of training camp in Las Vegas, according to Marc Stein.
While the 2018-19 Celtics didn't reach expectations, Kemba Walker is more than aware of what lies ahead this upcoming season.
Tuesday, August 6, 2019
Celtics guard Marcus Smart did not practice on Tuesday with Team USA after removing himself from morning workouts in Las Vegas due to a sore left ankle.
While many NBA superstars decided to skip the opportunity to represent their country during Team USA’s training camp, guard Kemba Walker and his three Celtics teammates were honored to step up in their absence.
Monday, August 5, 2019
The four Celtics players who will compete for 12 spots on Team USA's roster, that'll head to the FIBA World Cup in China arrived for training camp in Las Vegas Sunday with the rest of those invited.
We discuss Carmelo Anthony's exclusive one-on-one with Stephen A. Smith, and will he play in the NBA this season? Plus, why the Celtics are sill defending Kyrie Irving and we talk headlines around the league. Tune in below to Episode 180 of the Causeway Street Podcast
Saturday, August 3, 2019
The 2019-20 Celtics will look very different after the departures of Kyrie Irving, Al Horford, Marcus Morris and Terry Rozier during the offseason.
Friday, August 2, 2019
Mark your calendars, as the Brooklyn Nets are coming to the TD Garden on the Eve of Kyrie Irving's favorite holiday.
Thursday, August 1, 2019
While Kyrie Irving was preparing to sign with the Brooklyn Nets in free agency because he was 'unhappy' in Boston, apparently it was Jayson Tatum who was helping out in the recruitment of Kemba Walker to the Celtics