Monday, May 31, 2021
Kyrie Irving got the last laugh on Sunday night when Game 4 was all said and done, as the Celtics fell to the Brooklyn Nets 141-126 and trail their best-of-7 series 3-1.
Sunday, May 30, 2021
The Celtics may be without Kemba Walker and Robert Williams on Sunday night, as they look to even their best-of-7 series at two games a piece against the Brooklyn Nets.
Saturday, May 29, 2021
It was an emotional few days with the topic of conversations were surrounding racism in the city of Boston ahead of the Celtics hosting the Brooklyn Nets in Game 3.
Celtics 125, Nets 119: Jayson Tatum sets career playoff high of 50 in Game 3 win, [BKN leads series, 2-1]
Jayson Tatum played like his life depended on it or at least with the motivation of not wanting his team to fall into a 0-3 hole, as the Celtics beat the Brooklyn Nets 125-119 in Game 3 Friday night.
Friday, May 28, 2021
On the heels of Kyrie Irving's comments earlier this week about Celtics fans yelling racist remarks, Marcus Smart let reporters know that he's heard racial slurs from the crowd at TD Garden before.
With the Celtics trailing the Brooklyn Nets 0-2 in their best-of-7 first round matchup, Jayson Tatum (eye) and Kemba Walker (bone bruise) are both expected to play Friday night in Game 3.
We discuss what to expect from All-Star Jayson Tatum plus, Kyrie Irving's comments about Celtics fan, as this best-of-7 first round series shifts to the TD Garden with Boston trailing 0-2. Tune in below to Episode 264 of the Causeway Street Podcast, powered by BETOnline.AG.
Thursday, May 27, 2021
Celtics All-Star Jayson Tatum hasn't had the best of series when it comes to this current first round matchup against the Brooklyn Nets, as Boston is trailing 0-2.
Wednesday, May 26, 2021
It has been a long time coming for the clash between Celtics fans and Kyrie Irving, since the All-Star took his talents to Brooklyn in the summer of 2019 as a free agent.
It was as ugly as a loss can get in the playoffs, as the Celtics now trail 0-2 in this first round best-of-7 series after falling to the Brooklyn Nets 130-108 in Game 2 Tuesday night at the Barclays Center.
Tuesday, May 25, 2021
We preview Game 2 and what type of adjustments the Celtics need to make against the Nets. Plus we make our predictions for the rest of the playoffs and end of the season awards. Tune in below to Episode 263 of the Causeway Street Podcast, powered by BETOnline.AG.
Ahead of Tuesday night's Game 2 matchup against the Brooklyn Nets, former Celtics legend Cedric Maxwell made an appearance on 98.5 The Sports Hub's "Toucher and Rich" this morning.
Monday, May 24, 2021
Despite a nagging turf toe injury, Celtics big man Robert Williams had quite an impact in Game 1, dominating the Brooklyn Nets on both ends of the floor.
Sunday, May 23, 2021
Nets 104, Celtics 93: Kevin Durant spoils Robert Williams' historic night in Game 1 [BKN leads series 1-0]
The Celtics missed a golden opportunity to steal Game 1 at the Barclays Center, as they fell to the Brooklyn Nets 104-93 and trail this best-of-7 opening round series 0-1.
Saturday, May 22, 2021
It's been a long season for Celtics forward Jayson Tatum, who's had to battle COVID and keep his team afloat, while still experiencing lingering effects.
It has been an interesting 2020-21 season for the Celtics, as some sense of normalcy is coming back to the city of Boston just in time for the playoffs.
Friday, May 21, 2021
Led by Jayson Tatum's 50-point performance in the Play-In game against the Washington Wizards Tuesday night, the Celtics earned a first-round matchup with the Brooklyn Nets, who have championship expectations led by their "Big-3."
We discuss Jayson Tatum's performance in the Play-In game to put the Celtics into the playoffs for the seventh straight season. Plus, preview this No. 2 vs No. 7 first round matchup with the Brooklyn Nets. Tune in below to Episode 262 of the Causeway Street Podcast, powered by BETOnline.AG.
The Celtics are coming off the heals of winning their play-in tournament game against the Washington Wizards 118-100 to clinch the seven seed to now face the Brooklyn Nets in the first round.
Thursday, May 20, 2021
The Celtics clinched the seventh seed after beating the Washington Wizards 118-100 in the play-in tournament on Tuesday night at TD Garden.
Jayson Tatum scored 23 of his 50 points in the third quarter of the Celtics win of the "Play-In" game over the Washington Wizards on Tuesday night.
Wednesday, May 19, 2021
Celtics 118, Wizards 100: Jayson Tatum explodes for 50 in Play-In, C's clinch playoff berth as No.7 seed
Jayson Tatum gave the Celtics new life, as they beat the Washington Wizards 118-100 in the Play-In game Tuesday night at TD Garden to clinch a playoff berth at the No. 7 seed.
Tuesday, May 18, 2021
The Celtics chose to rest six players in Sunday's season finale against the New York Knicks, but don't expect coach Brad Stevens to be that shorthanded again come the "Play-In Tournament."
Battling through a season filled with injuries, COVID-19 protocols, and defensive struggles, the Celtics' regular season is officially in the books. Falling to the No.7 seed in the East at 36-36, they'll face the No. 8 Washington Wizards (34-38) in the Play-In Tournament Tuesday night.
Monday, May 17, 2021
Paul Pierce headlines Hall-of-Fame class of 2021 with Bill Russell, Celtics TV announcer Mike Gorman
Paul Pierce will officially become the last of the Celtics new "Big-3" to be inducted into the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame, after being named a finalist earlier this year.
With the Celtics already securing the No. 7 seed in the Eastern Conference "Play-In Tournament," the New York Knicks took advantage of Boston resting their best players in a 96-92 win at Madison Square Garden Sunday afternoon to officially clinch the No. 4 seed in their regular season finale.
Sunday, May 16, 2021
Kevin Garnett only knew one way to play for over two decades and that was to leave it all out on the floor.
Saturday, May 15, 2021
Jayson Tatum led the shorthanded Celtics in a 124-108 blowout win over the Minnesota Timberwolves Saturday afternoon at the Target Center.
Paul Pierce reportedly will be the next Celtics legend to officially be inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.
All-Star Jayson Tatum has experienced quite an interesting NBA season from his bout with COVID-19, a 60-point game and now having to fight for a playoff berth.
Friday, May 14, 2021
As Jaylen Brown is out for the season to repair a torn ligament in his left wrist, is this it for the 2020-21 Celtics? Can they survive the "Play-In Tournament" and actually win a round in in the playoffs? Tune in below to Episode 261 of the Causeway Street Podcast, powered by BETOnline.AG.
It has been a rough week for the Celtics, who have officially clinching the No. 7 seed after falling to the Cleveland Cavaliers Wednesday night for their fourth straight loss.
Thursday, May 13, 2021
While the Celtics were in the middle of losing to the Cleveland Cavaliers on Wednesday night, All-Star Jaylen Brown posted a picture on social media of his arm and cast in a sling.
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.
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.