Thursday, April 30, 2020
Brad Stevens named member of advisory committee on how the NBA will restart season
NBA commissioner Adam Silver has assembled a committee in an attempt to salvage the current season -- that has been on hiatus since March 11, due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Wednesday, April 29, 2020
Jayson Tatum finally gets his own hoop
Tuesday, April 28, 2020
Report: NBA pushes to re-open practice facilities to May 8 at the earliest
The NBA has pushed back the reopening of some team's practice and training facilities to May 8 at the earliest, following the league needing additional time to make sure that it would be safe despite the current COVID-19 pandemic.
Monday, April 27, 2020
Tony Allen says it's time for Ray Allen and Kevin Garnett to end their feud
Tony Allen is the latest member of the 2007-08 championship Celtics team to voice his thoughts on the rift between Ray Allen and some of his former teammates and believes it's time to end the feud.
Saturday, April 25, 2020
Report: NBA training facilities to re-open May 1
NBA players will be allowed to return to team training and practice facilities starting May 1, if their local governments do not have a stay-at-home order that may be still in place as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Wednesday, April 22, 2020
Danny Ainge calls out Jayson Tatum for not having a hoop
Jayson Tatum continues to get flack on social media since admitting he hasn't touched a basketball in over a month, especially since the Celtics All-Star doesn't even own a hoop.
Tuesday, April 21, 2020
Causeway Street Podcast - Michael Jordan vs 86' Celtics, Scottie Pippen's contract
We react to Part 1 and 2 of ESPN's "The Last Dance" documentary, discussing Michael Jordan vs the 1986 Celtics, Scottie Pippen's contract and more. Plus, we talk NBA headlines, tune in below to Episode 209 of the Causeway Street Podcast
Monday, April 20, 2020
What Michael Jordan said to Danny Ainge during the 1986 NBA Playoffs
It's hard to imagine Danny Ainge costing his team a playoff series, but if you watched ESPN's "The Last Dance" documentary on Sunday night, that was nearly the case after Michael Jordan lost to the then Celtics guard during a golf outing.
Friday, April 17, 2020
NBA to withhold 25% of players' paycheck starting on May 15
The NBA and the National Basketball Players Association have agreed to a plan to withhold 25-percent of each player's salary, beginning on May 15.
Thursday, April 16, 2020
Bradley Beal on Paul Pierce: 'The biggest trash talker, probably the most disrespectful player I'd ever seen'
After 19-years in the NBA, Paul Pierce wasn't exactly everyone's favorite player around the league. While the Celtics legend was cocky, he became one of the most clutch scorers of all-time to back up his well known trash talking.
Tuesday, April 14, 2020
Will Kevin Garnett finally forgive Ray Allen?
Monday, April 13, 2020
Jayson Tatum says he hasn't touched a basketball since the Celtics last game
The Celtics haven't played a game since March 10th, which is exactly the last time Jayson Tatum picked up and shot a basketball.
Sunday, April 12, 2020
Gordon Hayward is aware of the 'mental and emotional part' of the NBA season being suspended
It's been just over a month since the NBA suspended its season due to Rudy Gobert testing positive for COVID-19.
Saturday, April 11, 2020
Why Bill Laimbeer of the Detroit Piston was the Celtics most hated opponent
It is no contest when it comes to the most-despised Celtics opponent of all time being Bill Laimbeer of the Detroit Pistons and no runner-ups are even close.
Thursday, April 9, 2020
Belittled by Red Auerbach as a player, Tommy Heinsohn became 'The Redhead' as a coach
Red Auerbach knew how to manage his troops when he coached the Celtics, but he also didn't hold back on criticizing some of them.
Wednesday, April 8, 2020
Kevin Garnett rips Glen Taylor, wants nothing to do with T-Wolves owner - including his jersey being retired
Kevin Garnett is the Timberwolves' best player in franchise history and it's not even close, but owner Glen Taylor wont' get a chance to thank KG for his 14 plus seasons in Minnesota anytime soon.
Tuesday, April 7, 2020
Jayson Tatum says NBA players want to resume season 'under the right circumstances'
With the NBA season still on hiatus with no real timetable on if and when it will resume due to the COVID-19 pandemic, All-Star Jayson Tatum has been keeping busy during the past few weeks.
Monday, April 6, 2020
Danny Ainge on when Kevin Garnett first arrived in Boston: 'He emphasized that it was all about the team'
It was nearly 13-years ago that Kevin Garnett was traded to the Celtics from the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Sunday, April 5, 2020
Causeway Street Podcast - NBA Top 25 Players Part I
We countdown 25 through 11 in part one of our annual NBA Top-25 Players Lists, tune in below to the hot takes and debates on this COVID-19 special edition of the Causeway Street Podcast
Saturday, April 4, 2020
Kevin Garnett reacts to Hall-of-Fame selection, playing on the Celtics with Paul Pierce
Kevin Garnett will officially be heading into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall-of-Fame, as part of the class of 2020.
Friday, April 3, 2020
Kevin Garnett to be inducted into Hall-of-Fame along with Kobe Bryant, Tim Duncan
Celtics legend Kevin Garnett is officially going into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall-of-Fame, according to Shams Charnia of The Athletic.
Thursday, April 2, 2020
Doc Rivers says he blames himself for failed Celtics Big-3 reunion
As the 2019-20 NBA season is still on hold due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it seemed like a great moment to take a trip down memory lane with former Celtics coach Doc Rivers.
Wednesday, April 1, 2020
Marcus Smart to donate his blood plasma to national COVID-19 research
Marcus Smart, who on Sunday night announced he is clear of COVID-19 after testing positive two weeks prior, plans to donate his blood plasma so it can be studied in hopes of finding treatment for the coronavirus.
Was Danny Ainge the most-despised player in the NBA?
Danny Ainge was a thin 6-foot-5 in the 1980's and looked like the president of your high school science club, but he never backed away from a fight or any type of confrontation. But unless you were a Celtics fan, you probably despised him.
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