Monday, August 31, 2020
The Celtics wings and guards have gotten plenty of attention during the course of the 2019-20 season. But after a 112-94 blowout win in Game 1 over the Raptors, Boston's bigs should finally get some love too.
Sunday, August 30, 2020
The Celtics and Raptors had not played in a week following the individual sweeps of their respective first round series, before Boston led wire-to-wire to cruise past Toronto 112-94 in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinals on Sunday afternoon.
Saturday, August 29, 2020
Celtics guard Jaylen Brown was reportedly one of the few players that stood up for the Milwaukee Bucks, who decided to boycott their game on Wednesday afternoon, despite not letting other teams know about their plan prior.
Friday, August 28, 2020
Jaylen Brown continues to demonstrate great leadership on and off the court, as he's using his platform in the fight for systemic change.
We discuss the NBA boycott of playoff games and what it means for players to use their platform in the fight against social injustice in hope of systemic change. Plus, we have a conversation about our experiences with racism and more. Tune in below to a special edition of Causeway Street.
Thursday, August 27, 2020
Game 1 of the Celtics-Raptors second-round series has been officially postponed, the league announced.
Wednesday, August 26, 2020
The Celtics and Raptors have engaged and continue to discuss the possibility of boycotting Game 1 of their second round series, which is scheduled to tip-off Thursday night.
Celtics guard Jaylen Brown opened up his video media availability on Tuesday with addressing the shooting of Jacob Blake by a Kenosha, Wisconsin police officer.
Tuesday, August 25, 2020
Celtics forward Javonte Green has left the NBA bubble and is expected to miss 2-3 weeks after undergoing a procedure on his right knee to repair a small meniscal tear, the team announced Tuesday.
Anna Horford checks in to discuss her brother Al Horford and his fit with the 76ers this season, coach Brett Brown and the negativity from Philly fans. Plus, we talk about the Celtics vs. the Toronto Raptors. Tune in below to Episode 225 of the Causeway Street Podcast.
Monday, August 24, 2020
Celtics to face Raptors in second round, Kyle Lowry's status unceratin for Game 1 after sprained ankle
The Celtics will officially face the NBA champion Toronto Raptors in the Eastern Conference semifinals.
On Sunday, what would have been the late Kobe Bryant's 42nd birthday, Jayson Tatum honored his mentor and favorite basketball player.
Sunday, August 23, 2020
All-Star guard Kemba Walker is heading to the second round of the NBA playoffs for the first time in his nine year career, as the Celtics completed a four-game sweep of the Philadelphia 76ers with a 110-106 win on Sunday.
Celtics coach Brad Stevens announced early Sunday afternoon that forward Gordon Hayward has left the NBA 'bubble,' after suffering a Grade III right ankle sprain late in Game 1 of their first round series against the Philadelphia 76ers.
Saturday, August 22, 2020
We discuss if the Celtics bench can hold it down following Gordon Hayward's ankle injury, which will have him sidelined four weeks. Plus, we talk NBA Playoffs, headlines and more! Tune in below to Episode 224 of the Causeway Street Podcast.
Friday, August 21, 2020
The Celtics used a 10-0 run to hold off and beat the Philadelphia 76ers 102-94 in Game 3 on Friday night.
For those who had their reservations on whether Jayson Tatum was a superstar or not prior to the NBA shutdown, after what he's done to the Philadelphia 76ers so far in the playoffs should help clear any remaining doubts that this 22-year old Celtics forward has arrived.
Thursday, August 20, 2020
When news broke that Gordon Hayward would be out approximately four weeks with a Grade III right ankle sprain, many wondered who off the Celtics bench would step up.
Wednesday, August 19, 2020
It seemed like another day at the office for All-Star Jayson Tatum, who lead the Celtics to a 128-101 Game 2 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night.
The Celtics were healthy in the NBA 'bubble' for one of the few times this season before forward Gordon Hayward went down with an ankle injury that will sideline him for approximately four weeks.
Tuesday, August 18, 2020
Celtics forward Gordon Hayward will be out four weeks with a Grade 3 right ankle sprain suffered in the team's 109-101 Game 1 win over the Philadelphia 76ers on Monday night.
Monday, August 17, 2020
Celtics 109, 76ers 101: Jayson Tatum, Jaylen Brown combine for 61 points in Game 1 [BOS leads series 1-0]
Sunday, August 16, 2020
Kemba Walker is excited to be back in the playoffs, as the Celtics are set to face the Philadelphia 76ers in the first round of a best-of-7 series.
Saturday, August 15, 2020
Celtics rookie Romeo Langford suffered a wrist injury in the team's 96-90 loss to the Washington Wizards on Thursday night.
Friday, August 14, 2020
We preview the Celtics vs Sixers series, the rest of the NBA first round matchups, possible upsets and more. Tune in below to our playoff edition of the Causeway Street Podcast, Episode 223.
Thursday, August 13, 2020
The Celtics concluded their regular season with the third best record in the East and have a date with their rival the Philadelphia 76ers (sixth seed) in the opening round of the NBA playoffs.
The Celtics came in winners of four in a row before falling to the Washington Wizards 96-90 to wrap up their seeding games.
Wednesday, August 12, 2020
The 2020 NBA playoff bracket is set in the Eastern Conference and the Celtics know who they'll face in the first round.
The Celtics have signed coach Brad Stevens to a contract extension, the team announced on Wednesday.
Tuesday, August 11, 2020
Jayson Tatum continued his impressive shooting on Tuesday night, as the Celtics beat the Memphis Grizzlies 122-107 for their fourth straight win in Orlando.
Monday, August 10, 2020
Jaylen Brown continued to focus on social justice issues, following the Celtics' 122-119 overtime win over the Orlando Magic on Sunday night.
Sunday, August 9, 2020
Gordon Hayward and Jayson Tatum made sure to force overtime then both took over, as the Celtics squeaked out a 122-119 win over the Orlando on Sunday.
The NBA released their end of the year award finalists Saturday and no Celtics player or even coach Brad Stevens made the list.
Saturday, August 8, 2020
The Celtics made a statement against arguably the best team in the NBA 'bubble' with a 120-100 win over the defending champion Toronto Raptors Friday night.
Friday, August 7, 2020
We recap the Celtics' seeding games played so far in the Disney World 'bubble,' including the good, the bad and if Robert Williams can become a regular rotation option for Brad Stevens. Plus, we talk NBA headlines and more. Tune in below to Episode 222 of the Causeway Street Podcast.
All-Star guard Kemba Walker nearly signed with the New York Knicks before ultimately choosing the Celtics last summer.
Thursday, August 6, 2020
Brad Stevens called out his team on their lackluster defense throughout the NBA restart and the Celtics responded with a 149-115 blowout of the Brooklyn Nets Wednesday night.
Wednesday, August 5, 2020
Celtics coach Brad Stevens says 'defense has to improve from what it's been in the first three games'
Celtics coach Brad Stevens has been less than impressed with his team's defense through their first three seeding games in the NBA restart.
Tuesday, August 4, 2020
The Celtics once again fell into a double-digit hole for the second time in the Orlando bubble, as the Miami Heat made a statement without their star Jimmy Butler in a 112-106 loss Tuesday.
The Celtics have been pretty clear on where they stand when it comes to systemic racism and police brutality since arriving in the NBA 'bubble' nearly a month ago.
Monday, August 3, 2020
Jaylen Brown continued to use his platform to keep systemic racism at the forefront, following the Celtics' 128-124 win over the Portland Trail Blazers on Sunday.
Sunday, August 2, 2020
It didn't take long for Jayson Tatum to snap out of a poor shooting performance, as the Celtics bounced back to beat the Portland Trail Blazers 128-124 on Sunday night.
Saturday, August 1, 2020
Marcus Smart finds himself in the middle of another controversial call that a referee made, but this time it was one that was overturned.