Zach Peloquin joins us to discuss the Celtics' sweep of the Nets and we preview their second-round series against the Milwaukee Bucks. Plus, we talk NBA headlines and more! Tune in below to Episode 296 of the Causeway Street Podcast, powered by BETOnline.AG.
Saturday, April 30, 2022
Friday, April 29, 2022
The Celtics are keeping a close eye on two of its starters ahead of their second-round matchup against the Milwaukee Bucks, which will tip-off at 1:00 ET Sunday afternoon.
Thursday, April 28, 2022
The Milwaukee Bucks will reportedly be without Khris Middleton for the entire second-round against the Celtics after suffering a Grade 2 MCL sprain in his left knee, according to The Athletic's Shams Charania.
The Celtics will face the Milwaukee Bucks in the second round of the Eastern Conference Playoffs, after the reigning NBA champs closed out their best-of-7 series against the Chicago Bulls Wednesday night 4-1.
Wednesday, April 27, 2022
The Celtics are the first team to eliminate their first-round opponent in the 2021-22 NBA playoffs and the only roster to do it in a four-game sweep by dispatching the Brooklyn Nets Monday night.
Tuesday, April 26, 2022
The Celtics led wire-to-wire to beat the Brooklyn Nets 116-112 in Game 4 Monday night at Barclays Center to complete the series sweep and move on to the Eastern Conference semi-finals.
Monday, April 25, 2022
With the Brooklyn Nets on the brink of elimination, don't count Ben Simmons to come and lend his services, as the veteran point guard has officially been ruled out for Game 4.
After being sidelined for nearly a month, Robert Williams made his return from a partially torn meniscus in Game 3 ahead of his original 4-6 week timetable.
Sunday, April 24, 2022
The Celtics first playoff game on the road went just as the previous two did at home, as they beat the Brooklyn Nets 109-103 in Game 3 at Barclays Center Saturday night to take a commanding 3-0 best-of-7 series lead.
Saturday, April 23, 2022
We discuss how the Celtics have shut down Kevin Durant, as this series shifts to Brooklyn. Plus, the Kyrie Irving effect and will Robert Williams and Nets guard Ben Simmons return. Tune in below to Episode 295 of the Causeway Street Podcast, powered by BETOnline.AG.
Friday, April 22, 2022
The Celtics could get a huge boost come Saturday, as Robert Williams intends to return for Game 3 and play limited minutes against the Nets, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.
Ben Simmons is set to make his debut with the Brooklyn Nets in Game 4 against the Celtics come Monday night, barring any setbacks, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.
Kyrie Irving had a different tone following the Celtics 17-point comeback in Game 2 to beat the Brooklyn Nets 114-107 and take a 2-0 first-round series lead.
Thursday, April 21, 2022
The Celtics found another way to come out on top following a 17-point comeback to beat the Brooklyn Nets 114-107 in Game 2 at TD Garden Wednesday night and take a 2-0 best-of-7 series lead.
Wednesday, April 20, 2022
The Brooklyn Nets gave an update on Ben Simmons' status Wednesday, as he continues "progressing and moving forward," according to ESPN's Nick Friedell.
Tuesday, April 19, 2022
The NBA has fined Brooklyn Nets All-Star Kyrie Irving $50,000 -- the maximum allowed by the league -- for gestures and comments made towards Celtics fans in Game 1 of the first-round best-of-7 series.
The NBA announced Monday night that Marcus Smart has taken home 2021-22 Defensive Player of the Year honors.
Monday, April 18, 2022
Jayson Tatum on TD Garden crowd after Game 1 winner at the buzzer: 'probably the loudest I've heard it'
Jayson Tatum was all smiles on Easter Sunday after hitting his first career game-winner at the buzzer, as the Celtics beat the Brooklyn Nets 115-114 to take a 1-0 best-of-7 series lead.
Celtics 115, Nets 114: Jayson Tatum hits buzzer-beating layup to steal Game 1 [BOS leads series 1-0]
It was a wild finish Sunday afternoon at TD Garden, as Jayson Tatum hit a layup as time expired for the Celtics to escape with 115-114 Game 1 victory over the Brooklyn Nets and take a 1-0 lead in their first-round best-of-7 playoff series.
Saturday, April 16, 2022
Bradley Beal continues to endorse his good friend Jayson Tatum as the future face of the NBA, despite admitting his bias.
Friday, April 15, 2022
It was nearly a year ago when Kyrie Irving stomped on Lucky the leprechaun at center court in front over of 17,200-plus fans at TD Garden, as the Brooklyn Nets ultimately eliminated the Celtics from the playoffs.
Thursday, April 14, 2022
The Celtics and Brooklyn Nets are set to tip-off their Eastern Conference first-round playoff series on Sunday afternoon at 3:30 ET.
The Celtics could have Robert Williams back sooner rather than later, according to a report by Adrian Wojnarowski.
Wednesday, April 13, 2022
We discuss the Celtics clinching the No. 2 seed in the East following their turnaround, as they're set to face the Brooklyn Nets in a first-round matchup. Plus, we talk NBA headlines and more, tune in below to Episode 294 of the Causeway Street Podcast, powered by BETOnline.AG.
The Celtics officially know who awaits them in the first-round of the 2022 NBA Playoffs, as the Brooklyn Nets (44-38) clinched the seventh seed in the East with a 115-108 play-in win over the Cleveland Cavaliers Tuesday night.
Tuesday, April 12, 2022
Ime Udoka has been named Eastern Conference Coach of the Month for March/April, after winning the award in February, the NBA announced Tuesday afternoon.
Monday, April 11, 2022
The Celtics beat the Memphis Grizzlies 139-110 in their season finale Sunday night at FedEx Forum to officially clinch the No. 2 spot in the East.
Sunday, April 10, 2022
The Celtics announced Sunday morning the signing of forward Juwan Morgan just in time for the playoffs.
Saturday, April 9, 2022
Al Horford is one less player the Celtics have to worry about if they potentially have to face the Toronto Raptors in the first-round of the playoffs.
Friday, April 8, 2022
If you haven't heard by now, Marcus Smart is one of if not a lead candidate for this season's Defensive Player of the Year honors.
The Celtics missed a golden opportunity to hold on to the No. 2 spot in the East following a 127-121 loss to the Milwaukee Bucks at Fiserv Forum Thursday night.
Thursday, April 7, 2022
The Celtics will be without three starters Thursday when they face the Milwaukee Bucks on a second night of a back-to-back in a pivotal game for Eastern Conference seeding.
The Celtics crossed an important milestone Wednesday night after cruising past the Chicago Bulls 117-94 at the United Center for their 50th victory of the season.
Wednesday, April 6, 2022
The Celtics don't expect to have Robert Williams back at any point during the first-round of the playoffs after suffering a partial meniscus tear in his left knee 10 days ago.
Sunday, April 3, 2022
Robert Williams says surgery to repair a partially torn meniscus in his left knee went well, as he remains optimistic that a return during the playoffs is very much possible.
Saturday, April 2, 2022
The Celtics held off the Indiana Pacers Friday night at TD Garden in a 128-123 victory to snap a two-game skid.