Friday, March 27, 2020
TD Garden employees laid off, plus the Tokyo Olympics postponed and more! We talk the latest NBA headlines during this COVID-19 pandemic. Tune in below to Episode 207 of the Causeway Street Podcast
Thursday, March 26, 2020
Enes Kanter could be easily looked at as a "journeyman" after playing for four different teams before landing in Boston last summer.
Wednesday, March 25, 2020
Delaware North, the company to owns and operates the TD Garden, announced Wednesday that 68-full-time workers would be laid-off, while 82 full-time associates would have their salaries reduced effective April 1.
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
While Marcus Smart announced last week that he had tested positive for COVID-19, the rest of his teammates and coaches have reportedly tested negative.
Monday, March 23, 2020
Celtics legend Paul Pierce, who played 15 seasons in Boston and is the franchise's second all-time leader in points scored, has clearly etched his legacy in stone.
Sunday, March 22, 2020
The late great Red Auerbach was known for acquiring All-Star players who were nearing the end of their careers.
Saturday, March 21, 2020
Marcus Smart is one of 14 members of the NBA to test positive for COVID-19, otherwise known as the coronavirus.
Friday, March 20, 2020
We salute the icon Tom Brady after 20 years in a Patriots uniform, as he's officially taking his talents to Tampa Bay. We discuss our favorite TB12 moments over the last two decades, plus talk NBA headlines during this COVID-19 pandemic. Tune in below to Episode 206!
Thursday, March 19, 2020
Marcus Smart has tested positive for the coronavirus (COVID-19), the Celtics guard confirmed the news via his Twitter account.
The NBA sent out a memo earlier today that starting on Friday, all 30 teams must close their practice and training facilities to players and staff until further notice.
Tuesday, March 17, 2020
Kevin Durant is among the four Brooklyn Nets players to test positive for the coronavirus (COVID-19).
Monday, March 16, 2020
The NBA season may not resume until mid to late June after the CDC (Center for Disease Control and Prevention) has recommended that events of 50 people or more be postponed or cancelled for the next eight weeks.
Sunday, March 15, 2020
We have heard many negative aspects of the NBA's decision to put the 2019-20 season on hiatus because of the coronavirus outbreak. But one major concern is the fact that even elite athletes, including professional basketball players, can become deconditioned in a very short period of time.
Saturday, March 14, 2020
We react to the NBA suspending the season due to Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert being the first player to test positive for the Coronavirus. We discuss the COVID-19 pandemic, the Celtics possibly being exposed and more! Tune in below to Episode 205 of the Causeway Street Podcast
Friday, March 13, 2020
In the middle of a global pandemic, the NBA has suspended their season for at least 30 days or until further notice, which ever comes first.
Thursday, March 12, 2020
The Celtics have released the following statement on Thursday after the NBA announced the suspension of it's games:
The NBA announced Wednesday night, that they are suspending all games until further notice following Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert testing positive for the coronavirus COVID-19.
Wednesday, March 11, 2020
On the heels of the Celtics much needed 114-111 win over the Indiana Pacers on the road Tuesday night, it was Daniel Theis who came up big, much like he has throughout various moments so far during the 2019-20 season.
When the Pacers erased a 16-point fourth-quarter deficit, Celtics head coach Brad Stevens relished the fact that his team -- for the third time in their last four games -- just blew another double-digit lead late in the second half.
Monday, March 9, 2020
Jaylen Brown will miss his fourth straight game with a right hamstring injury when the Celtics travel to face the Indiana Pacers Tuesday night.
Sunday, March 8, 2020
Thunder 105, Celtics 104: Dennis Schroder's late game heroics hands Boston fourth straight loss at home
The Celtics bad start to the month of March continued on Sunday afternoon when Dennis Schroder striped Kemba Walker and scored a layup with 8.5 seconds, to give the Oklahoma City Thunder a 105-104 win at TD Garden.
Saturday, March 7, 2020
Thursday, March 5, 2020
The NBA came down on Marcus Smart Thursday morning, slapping the Celtics guard with a $35,000 fine for his involvement in a postgame altercation, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.
Marcus Smart once again displayed how important he is to this current Celtics roster, following the team's much needed 112-106 win over the Cavaliers in Cleveland on Wednesday night.
Coming off of Tuesday's disappointing loss to the Brooklyn Nets, the shorthanded Celtics bounced back with a win on the road against the Cavaliers but it was no easy task.
Wednesday, March 4, 2020
The Celtics will be without Jaylen Brown, who suffered a hamstring injury, for at least a week, according to coach Brad Stevens.
The Celtics turned in their most disappointing loss of the regular season in historic fashion Tuesday night at TD Garden.
Tuesday, March 3, 2020
Jayson Tatum's impressive month of February has been recognized by the NBA, as the Celtics forward was named Eastern Conference Player of the Month on Tuesday afternoon.
Many NBA analysts feel that the current 2019-20 Celtics roster lacks the depth to be a legitimate championship contender.
Monday, March 2, 2020
The wait for Kemba Walker to return post All-Star break may be finally coming to an end, as the guard has been made available to possibly play Tuesday when the Celtics host the Brooklyn Nets.
Sunday, March 1, 2020
The Celtics hadn't lost at TD Garden in the last seven tries before hosting the Houston Rockets on Saturday night
Saturday, February 29, 2020
Robert Williams will finally make his long awaited return to an NBA court when the Celtics host the Houston Rockets on Saturday night at TD Garden.
Thursday, February 27, 2020
The Celtics came into Vivint Smart Home Arena winners of 10 in their last 12, before beating the Jazz 114-103 Wednesday night to wrap up a four-game west road trip on a high note.
Wednesday, February 26, 2020
Kemba Walker will continue his extended days off, as the Celtics have ruled out their All-Star point guard for a fourth straight game with left knee soreness, when they face the Utah Jazz tonight.
As Jayson Tatum continues to transcend towards NBA stardom he's emerged as one of the league's most talented scorers while stunning his childhood idols in the process.
Monday, February 24, 2020
I am not broaching the idea of Danny Ainge bringing Isaiah Thomas back to Boston without having given the thought a lot of consideration.
In a national televised showdown between two of the biggest rivals in sports, the Celtics took the Lakers down to the wire at the Staples Center before coming up short in a 114-112 loss on Sunday afternoon.
Sunday, February 23, 2020
Should the Celtics be worried about Kemba Walker's sore left knee? We discuss with our resident Phoenix Suns' fan Tim Tunis on if the All-Star guard should take additional time off to heal up. Tune in below to Episode 204 of the Causeway Street Podcast
Kemba Walker will have to wait a little longer before he can contribute to the Celtics post All-Star break.
Saturday, February 22, 2020
The Celtics picked-up from where they left off prior to the All-Star break, with a 127-117 win over the Timberwolves on Friday night at the Target Center.
Friday, February 21, 2020
The Celtics will return from NBA All-Star Weekend unhealthy, as Kemba Walker will sit out at least for the first of the team's four-game west coast trip that begins Friday night in Minnesota.
Thursday, February 20, 2020
It's been an on-going debate since Ray Allen decided to take his talents to South Beach, Miami and the Heat back in the summer of 2012, if the former Celtics guard should get his number retired one day.
Wednesday, February 19, 2020
Celtics center Robert Williams has been out of action with a hip edema since December 6th, but he is scheduled to be back on the court very soon.
Tuesday, February 18, 2020
Jayson Tatum enjoyed his first NBA All-Star Game experience this past weekend, especially when it came to talking with his fellow All-Star teammate, Chris Paul.
Monday, February 17, 2020
Kemba Walker and Jayson Tatum got to show off their skills and represent the Celtics during the 2020 NBA All-Star Game on Sunday night. Despite Walker and Team LeBron losing 157-155 to Tatum and Team Giannis in Chicago, the game went down to the wire in a thriller down the stretch in a new format.
Sunday, February 16, 2020
Jayson Tatum was unsuccessful on defending his Skills Challenge title during NBA All-Star Saturday night at the United Center in Chicago.