Tuesday, June 30, 2020
The NBA and National Basketball Players Association are reportedly planning to paint "Black Lives Matter" on the court inside both sidelines in all three arenas at Disney World's ESPN World Wide of Sports Complex.
Monday, June 29, 2020
While the NBA is still just over a month away from resuming the 2019-20 season, Celtics guard Marcus Smart spent some of his downtime on social media over the weekend.
Sunday, June 28, 2020
When the NBA eventually resumes its season at the Disney World "bubble" in Orlando next month, players will be able to customize their jerseys.
Saturday, June 27, 2020
We discuss the Celtics newly released eight-game schedule, plus insider Brandon "Scoop B" Robinson joins us to talk about the NBA restart in Orlando and who are the favorites to win the 22-team format. Tune in below to Episode 216 of the Causeway Street Podcast!
Friday, June 26, 2020
The NBA on Friday night revealed its full schedule of games as part of their restart plan in the Disney World "bubble" next month.
Thursday, June 25, 2020
Former Celtics big men Kendrick Perkins and Ryan Hollins, now both turned ESPN NBA analysts, each had a different stance on Kyrie Irving wanting to boycott the restart of the 2019-20 season in the middle of nationwide protests for racial injustice and police brutality.
Wednesday, June 24, 2020
Indiana Pacers guard Malcolm Brogdon has tested positive for COVID-19, according to a statement he released on Wednesday afternoon.
Los Angeles Lakers guard Avery Bradley has opted out of playing in Orlando during the NBA's resumption of the 2019-20 season.
Tuesday, June 23, 2020
Denver Nuggets All-Star center Nikola Jokic tested positive for COVID-19 in Serbia and his return to the United States has been delayed, sources told ESPN.
There won't be a long NBA offseason following the conclusion of the 2019-20 campaign, as Game 7 of the Finals could be as late as Oct. 13.
Monday, June 22, 2020
Kendrick Perkins responds to Kevin Durant calling him a "sell out" after what was said about Kyrie Irving's plan to boycott the restart. Plus, should the NBA season resume in Orlando, despite COVID-19 cases rising in the state of Florida? Tune in below to Episode 215 of the Causeway Street Podcast
Sunday, June 21, 2020
Saturday, June 20, 2020
Enes Kanter raves about Jayson Tatum, says Daniel Theis has 'amazed' him most during Celtics workouts
While the Celtics are slowly preparing for the restart of the 2019-20 season in Orlando next month, center Enes Kanter has offered a positive scouting report from the Auerbach Center so far.
Friday, June 19, 2020
Kendrick Perkins has responded to Kevin Durant calling him a "sell out" on Insagram this week, following the former Celtics big man's opinion regarding Kyrie Irving wanting to boycott the NBA season.
Thursday, June 18, 2020
The Maine Red Claws announced Thursday that Celtics point guard Tremont Waters has been named the 2020 NBA's G-League Rookie of the Year.
Wednesday, June 17, 2020
Celtics legend Bill Russell is living proof of a long-time civil rights activist that has seen it all and then some, when it comes to how black lives have been mistreated in the United States.
There is a growing group of NBA players that remain unsure if they are committing to the league's return-to-play plan at Disney World next month in Orlando, Florida.
Tuesday, June 16, 2020
Kyrie Irving speaking out against the NBA's return-to-play plan has sparked plenty of conversation over the past few days on how the league will proceed.
Monday, June 15, 2020
While Kyrie Irving is leading the charge against the NBA, we discuss if basketball should be used as the ultimate platform to take a stand against racial injustice and police brutality. Tune in below to Episode 214 of the Causeway Street Podcast
Sunday, June 14, 2020
While the NBA season is still scheduled to restart, despite veterans like Kyrie Irving opposing the league's plan, a group of young stars are looking to be covered for the risks that come with months of inactivity.
Saturday, June 13, 2020
While many players have raised concerns about the NBA's return-to-play plan, apparently former Celtics All-Star point Kyrie Irving is leading the charge.
Friday, June 12, 2020
The NBA has changed its scheduled timeline to restart the 2019-20 season next month at Disney World in Orlando, Florida.
The 2019-20 season may still not have ended yet for Celtics rookies Tacko Fall and Tremont Waters under a new NBA loophole.
Thursday, June 11, 2020
The NBA and National Basketball Players Association are agreeing on a plan to allow players to stay home and not travel to Orlando next month without consequences, according to ESPN.
Wednesday, June 10, 2020
NBC Sports Boston's Brain Scalabrine was on WEEI Sports Radio Monday to discuss the return of the NBA season and the Celtics chances to go deep into the playoffs.
Tuesday, June 9, 2020
The return of the NBA season next month means only eight regular season games will be played before the 2020 playoffs tip-off.
Monday, June 8, 2020
While the NBA has reopened most of their practice facilities prior to last week's league approval of a return-to-play plan, the Celtics have been taking advantage of the opportunity to put some shots up.
Sunday, June 7, 2020
Having already proposed the renaming of Christopher Columbus Park in Boston after Celtics-great, Bill Russell, here's why will I advocate strongly for the NBA logo to bear his likeness.
Saturday, June 6, 2020
The Celtics and 21 NBA teams are heading to Disney World in Orlando, Florida, after the league approved a return-to-play plan on Thursday afternoon.
Friday, June 5, 2020
Basketball is officially back for the Celtics, as the NBA approved a 22-team return-to-play plan on Thursday afternoon.
The NBA season is back after a 22-team format was approved on Thursday to begin July 31 at Disney World. How will playoff basketball look like without home court advantage and the crowd factor? Tune in below to Episode 213 of the Causeway Street Podcast
Thursday, June 4, 2020
The NBA board of governors voted early Thursday afternoon and approved a 22-team format to restart the 2019-20 season on July 31 in Orlando, Florida.
Wednesday, June 3, 2020
The NBA's board of governors is reportedly expected to approve Adam Silver's plan on a 22-team format to resume the season in Orlando, Florida, according to league sources.
Tuesday, June 2, 2020
The National Basketball Coaches Association has established a committee on racial injustice and reform in NBA cities, following recent events of "police brutality, racial profiling and the weaponization of racism."
Monday, June 1, 2020
Former Celtics great Bill Russell walked around with a chip on his shoulder, as he also played basketball with that same attitude.
NBA commissioner Adam Silver sent a memo to the NBA office employees on Sunday night following protests around the United States over the weekend.