The Celtics are officially 'play-in' bound after losing to the Cleveland Cavaliers 102-94 at Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse Wednesday night for their fourth straight loss.
Thursday, May 13, 2021
Wednesday, May 12, 2021
The injuries keep piling up for the Celtics, who have lost three in a row with three games to left before the end of the regular season. Boston will be without Kemba Walker, Robert Williams and Marcus Smart tonight against the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Barely 24 hours after news of Jaylen Brown being out for the season with a torn ligament in his left wrist, the Celtics found themselves in a unique situation, but couldn't capitalize -- falling to the Miami Heat at TD Garden 129-121 Tuesday night.
Tuesday, May 11, 2021
The Celtics got hit with a tough blow Monday night when they announced that Jaylen Brown would need season-ending surgery to repair a torn scapholunate ligament in his left wrist.
Monday, May 10, 2021
Celtics All-Star Jaylen Brown will miss the remainder of the season with a torn ligament in his left wrist, the team announced on Monday.
Sunday, May 9, 2021
With playoff implications on the line this past week, the Celtics have further complicated things for themselves after going 1-2 over the past three games.
Saturday, May 8, 2021
The Celtics dropped another crucial game Friday night in a 22-point blowout loss to the Chicago Bulls and further complicated their playoff positioning from sixth to seventh in a tight race in the Eastern Conference.
With playoff implications on the line, the Celtics began the night in sixth place before the Chicago Bulls kept their postseason hopes alive with a 121-99 blowout win Friday night.
Friday, May 7, 2021
With six games remaining, the Celtics are looking to avoid the 'Play-In Tournament' as they're neck and neck with the Miami Heat, who face each other twice in the next few days.
Thursday, May 6, 2021
It was the first wire-to-end blowout for the Celtics in a while, as they trounced the Orlando Magic at the Amway Center 132-96 Wednesday night.
Wednesday, May 5, 2021
The Celtics announced that Jaylen Brown (sprained right ankle), Tristan Thompson (left pectoral strain) and Romeo Langford (concussion protocol) are all out tonight against the Orlando.
Tuesday, May 4, 2021
Celtics coach Brad Stevens has been known to show trust in his younger players over the course of his tenure in Boston.
Evan Fournier discusses playing with lingering effects of COVID-19, says 'It's like I have a concussion'
Evan Fournier finally had the breakout performance he'd been waiting for since returning from a bout with COVID-19, in the Celtics' 129-119 loss to the Portland Trail Blazers.
Jayson Tatum welcomed the month of May by being named Eastern Conference Player of the Week for the third time this season.
Monday, May 3, 2021
Sunday, May 2, 2021
The cliché "it's not how you start, but how you finish" phrase sums up the Celtics this past week perfectly after it began with them getting blown out by the Charlotte Hornets and it ended with Jayson Tatum making history against the San Antonio Spurs.
Saturday, May 1, 2021
The Celtics wrapped up the month of April with a bang, as they pulled off an historic 32-point comeback to beat the San Antonio Spurs 143-140 in overtime at TD Garden Friday night.
Friday, April 30, 2021
We discuss if the Celtics can flip that proverbial switch come playoff time, especially if the roster is healthy, in order to make a deep run. Tune in below to Episode 260 of the Causeway Street Podcast, powered by BETOnline.AG.
Marcus Smart has had quite the season since missing significant time with a calf-strain and now you can add a one-game suspension by the NBA for "directing threatening language" towards a referee to the list of reasons for not being on the court.
Thursday, April 29, 2021
Once again TV play-by-play legend Mike Gorman didn't hold his tongue when it came to criticizing this season's Celtics roster.
Celtics 120, Hornets 111: Jaylen Brown's 20-point first quarter sets tone early to snap three-game skid
The Celtics snapped a three-game skid Wednesday night at TD Garden, beating the Charlotte Hornets 120-111 to avenge a loss from three days ago.
Wednesday, April 28, 2021
The NBA announced Marcus Smart has been suspended for one game after "directing threatening language towards a game official" during the Celtics' 119-115 loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder Tuesday night.
Thunder 119, Celtics 115: Jaylen Brown, Payton Pritchard can't lead rally in worst loss of the season
Just when it couldn't get any worse for the Celtics, they found a way to lose 119-115 at TD Garden to a Oklahoma City Thunder team that was riding a 14-game skid heading into Tuesday night.
Tuesday, April 27, 2021
After being listed as questionable on Monday's injury report, Robert Williams has officially been downgraded to out tonight against the Oklahoma City Thunder with a sore left knee.
Monday, April 26, 2021
Hornets 125, Celtics 104: Jaylen Brown, Kemba Walker return not enough to beat short-handed Charlotte
The Celtics once again proved to that early Sunday afternoon start times are just not their cup of tea after falling in a blowout to the shorthanded Charlotte Hornets 125-104 at the Spectrum Center.
Sunday, April 25, 2021
We discuss the Celtics not being healthy at a crucial time of the season, especially with Jaylen Brown (shoulder) and Robert Williams' (knee) injuries that could potentially mean the Play-In Tournament. Tune in below to Episode 259 of the Causeway Street Podcast, powered by BETOnline.AG.
The Celtics six-game win streak came to an end, but Kemba Walker has shown signs of regaining his All-Star form this past week.
Saturday, April 24, 2021
It has been a tough couple of days for Jayson Tatum since learning about the tragic death of Terrence Clarke on Thursday.
Evan Fournier made his return to the Celtics' lineup Friday night in the team's 109-104 loss against the Brooklyn Nets on the road.
The shorthanded Celtics came into the Barclays Center winning seven of their last nine games before getting beat by the Brooklyn Nets 109-104 Friday night.
Friday, April 23, 2021
The sports world is still in shock over the passing of former guard for the Wildcats Terrence Clarke, who was killed in a car accident in Los Angeles Thursday afternoon.
Despite an encouraging 99-86 victory over the Suns Thursday night at TD Garden, the Celtics and the city of Boston were delivered some devastating news after the game. Following a workout, Terrence Clarke was pronounced dead after being involved in a car crash in Los Angeles just hours prior.
Thursday, April 22, 2021
Jaylen Brown could end up on the injury report for his second stint in less than a week for the Celtics just as the team was on the verge of getting healthy.
Danny Ainge gave an update on the Celtics' COVID-19 vaccination status during his weekly radio appearance on 98.5 The Sports Hub.
Wednesday, April 21, 2021
The playoff picture in the Eastern Conference is as tight as it has ever been with 13 games remaining for the Celtics in the regular season.
Tuesday, April 20, 2021
To say Jabari Parker is excited to be a Celtic is an understatement, after playing a total of 27 minutes for the Sacramento Kings this season in three total games.
Bulls 102, Celtics 96: Jaylen Brown's efficient shooting, Tatum's triple-double not enough to overtake Chicago
Riding a season-high six-game win streak, the Celtics welcomed Daniel Theis back to Boston in a disappointing 102-96 loss to the Chicago Bulls at TD Garden Monday night.
Monday, April 19, 2021
Jayson Tatum and the Celtics are on a roll sweeping the week at 4-0 and beating the Golden State Warriors at TD Garden for their sixth straight win and grab sole possession of the fourth seed.
Sunday, April 18, 2021
It was a shootout between All-Star Jayson Tatum and superstar Steph Curry in a primetime matchup of the two hottest teams in the NBA, but it was the Celtics that held on to a 119-114 win over the Golden State Warriors Saturday night at TD Garden.
Saturday, April 17, 2021
Jaylen Brown may have to sit out tonight when the Celtics host the Golden State Warriors at TD Garden due to a non-COVID related illness.
The Celtics have signed free agent veteran forward Jabari Parker, per Shams Charania of The Athletic that first reported the move Friday night.
Friday, April 16, 2021
The Celtics barely escaped the Staples Center with a 121-113 win over the Los Angeles Lakers Thursday night after blowing most of their 27-point lead.
It wasn't the prettiest of fourth quarters, as the Celtics blew most of their 27-point lead before some of the starters had to come back in the final 1:50 to hold off the Los Angeles Lakers, 121-113 at Staples Center Thursday night.
Thursday, April 15, 2021
Are the Celtics finally hitting their stride at the right time? We discuss Jayson Tatum's recent stretch, the vibe of the starting five and how the roster's new attitude is rubbing off on Brad Stevens. Tune in below to Episode 258 of the Causeway Street Podcast, powered by BETOnline.AG.
Jayson Tatum and the Celtics may have turned a corner on the season after former champion Kendrick Perkins called out the All-Star forward following a disappointing loss to the Philadelphia 76ers last week.
Wednesday, April 14, 2021
Jayson Tatum continues to deal with the after effects of testing positive for COVID-19 over three months ago and according to the Celtics All-Star, he's been using an inhaler prior to games.
Celtics 116, Trail Blazers 115: Jayson Tatum's second half scoring holds off Portland for fourth straight win
Combining for 81 points over his last two games, Jayson Tatum once again caught fire in the second half to push the Celtics to a much-needed 116-115 win over the Portland Trail Blazers Tuesday night.
Tuesday, April 13, 2021
Enes Kanter spent only one season with the Celtics, but he still keeps an eye on his former teammates whenever possible.
Monday, April 12, 2021
The Celtics are enjoying a three-game winning streak and they have Jayson Tatum to thank after pulling off a few comeback victories over the last seven days.