Sunday, May 31, 2020
Celtics issue statement on protests around the U.S.
Enes Kanter, Marcus Smart take part in Boston protests related to the death of George Floyd
Celtics players Marcus Smart, Enes Kanter and Vincent Poirier joined the peaceful protests in Boston late Sunday afternoon related to the death of George Floyd.
Jaylen Brown drives 15 hours from Boston to lead protest in Atlanta
Saturday, May 30, 2020
Causeway Street Podcast - Could NBA return bring a new playoff format?
We discuss a few NBA return scenarios and playoff formats, as Adam Silver continues to decide on a plan to restart the season in July and at Disney World, as the most likely remote destination. Tune in below to Episode 212 of the Causeway Street Podcast
Brian Windhorst: Jayson Tatum will 'most likely' get max contract from Celtics this offseason
Forward Jayson Tatum is eligible for a rookie extension this offseason and the Celtics are expected to offer a max-contract to their All-Star.
Report: NBA board of governors expected to approve Adam Sliver's restart plan
The NBA board of governors is planning to vote on Thursday, with league owners expected to approve commissioner Adam Silver's plan to restart the season in Orlando, Florida.
Friday, May 29, 2020
Massachusetts pro teams can reopen their practice facilities
Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker says the state's five professional sports teams can reopen their practice facilities beginning June 6.
Class of 2020 Basketball Hall-of-Fame induction ceremony pushed to Spring of 2021
The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall-of-Fame has officially pushed this year's induction ceremony to 2021, because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Thursday, May 28, 2020
NBA reportedly considering World Cup-style, group stage playoff format
With all signs pointing towards the NBA season resuming and Disney World in Orlando being the likely destination, the only question that remains is if the league will jump straight to the playoffs when they restart.
Wednesday, May 27, 2020
Report: NBA looking at possible new 16-team playoff format
The NBA season is heading towards a potential return, which also means a new playoff format could follow.
Tuesday, May 26, 2020
NBPA's Michele Roberts says 'it's been two and a half months of, 'What if?''
National Basketball Players Association executive director Michele Roberts said its been "overwhelming" and "they really want to play" when it comes to finishing the NBA season.
Monday, May 25, 2020
Report: Basketball Hall-of-Fame considering delayed induction for class of 2020
One of the most anticipated classes in Naismith Basketball Hall-of-Fame history could have to wait for induction, due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Sunday, May 24, 2020
NBA entering talks to finish season at Disney's ESPN World Wide Sports Complex
After a two and a half month suspension, the NBA has taking the first step to potentially resume its season by entering talks with Disney World in Orlando -- as a remote location to play games.
Saturday, May 23, 2020
Grant Williams on living with Kemba Walker: 'He's one of the best human beings I've met'
Celtics rookie Grant Williams and All-Star teammate Kemba Walker have been living together during quarantine due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Friday, May 22, 2020
Report: Teams asking NBA if they can travel directly to remote sites
While the NBA season is reportedly in process of resuming within the next two months, teams are asking to report directly to the proposed remote location.
Thursday, May 21, 2020
NBA season could reportedly return in mid-July
It appears that the NBA season could have potential return dates for the first time since being on hiatus as of March 11, due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
Paul Pierce says LeBron James is not in his Top-5 NBA players all-time list
Paul Pierce has spoken and once again the Celtics legend is trending on social media over another controversial debate.
Tuesday, May 19, 2020
Brad Stevens on resuming the NBA season: 'We'd love to be back on the court'
While the NBA season is still on hiatus due to COVID-19, Brad Stevens and the rest of the Celtics continue to play the waiting game.
Monday, May 18, 2020
OTD: Paul Pierce, Celtics outduel LeBron James, Cavaliers in Game 7 classic
It was one of the many chapters in the saga that was the Paul Pierce vs LeBron James rivalry that lasted well over a decade.
Sunday, May 17, 2020
Jaylen Brown says OKC coach Billy Donovan told him he would only last three-years in the NBA
Jaylen Brown has never been short on motivation these days, as he was in the middle of a breakout year, when the COVID-19 pandemic suspended the NBA season.
Saturday, May 16, 2020
Doc Rivers says 'now it's my job' to reunite Kevin Garnett, Ray Allen
If you're keeping score over the past month or so, Doc Rivers has become the third member of the 2007-08 Celtics championship team to grant an interview with Cedric Maxwell.
Friday, May 15, 2020
Danny Ainge hopes to reopen the Celtics practice facility next week
In the midst of this current COVID-19 pandemic, Celtics president of basketball operations hopes to reopen the Red Auerbach Center to his players next week.
Thursday, May 14, 2020
Jaylen Brown on if the NBA season will resume: 'A lot of guys want to play'
The NBA has given fans some optimism over the past 24 hours on if a decision will be made to resume the 2019-20 season.
Wednesday, May 13, 2020
Report: NBA owners, executives optimistic about season resuming
The NBA has put plans into motion on resuming the 2019-20 season following the league's board of governors' phone call with commissioner Adam Silver on Tuesday.
Tuesday, May 12, 2020
Jayson Tatum wanted to be drafted by the Phoenix Suns back in 2017
A pre-draft visit with the Phoenix Suns left quite an impression on Jayson Tatum, that the former Duke forward wasn't planning on going to a workout with Boston back in 2017.
Monday, May 11, 2020
Kyrie Irving wants Kemba Walker in a 1-on-1 challenge: 'I want that matchup'
Sunday, May 10, 2020
Causeway Street Podcast - NBA Top-25 Players List Part II
It's Part II of our annual countdown, as we reveal who are the Top-10 NBA players right now. We debate if Jayson Tatum has officially arrived as one of the league's 10 best and why James Harden may never be higher than fifth. Tune in below to Episode 211 of the Causeway Street Podcast
Tuesday, May 5, 2020
OTD: Celtics fall to the Orlando Magic in final game at legendary Boston Garden
It was a staple of the city for decades, as Celtics fans would pack the legendary Boston Garden for home playoff games, making it a nightmare for any opposing team.
Sunday, May 3, 2020
Celtics handed Michael Jordan, 'The Last Dance' Bulls their first loss
For one night, it appeared that the Rick Pitino Era was off to a great start, as the Celtics beat the defending NBA champion Chicago Bulls on opening night of the 1997-98 season.
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Friday, May 1, 2020
Causeway Street - Michael Jordan vs Isiah Thomas + Dennis Rodman's role
We discuss Part 3 & 4 of The Last Dance, as we debate Michael Jordan vs the Detroit Pistons or LeBron James vs the Celtics. Plus, we talk Dennis Rodman's role with the Bulls and why Isiah Thomas is still an asshole. Tune in below to Episode 210 of the Causeway Street Podcast
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