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Perry Jones III
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I don't watch enough college ball as I probably should, but I do read a lot of draft profiles every June. And from my experience drafting successfully in the NBA is much easier than GM's make it out to be. Basically the easiest way to success is to draft the guys who fall in the draft. When a star like Pierce falls to #10 you snag him. When first round talents like DaJuan Blair, Big Baby, and Monta Ellis fall to the 2nd round it's a no brainer to draft them.Last year the no brainer pick for the Celtics was Marshon Brooks as he fell to the end of the 1st round. For some bizarre reason Ainge preferred reaching on an undersized big man in JaJuan Johnson. As I predicted last year, Brooks would flourish as a rookie and Johnson would eventually be used in a trade just to make salaries match. I knew this would happen, because I had seen it before. Back in 2008, a huge teenage big man named DeAndre Jordan fell to Danny Ainge at the end of the 1st round. Ainge instead took a huge...
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Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump.The more Doc Rivers sees Darko Milicic, the more he appreciates the talents of the Serbian center.Milicic had nine rebounds and four blocked shots in 19 minutes Sunday against Olimpia Milano. He also had three...
Rajon Rondo made the cover of Boston Common Magazine and they have a pretty lengthy interview and feature on him. Not sure if the author really knows their basketball as they allude to Ray Allen playing the same position as Rondo on the court, but the article does have some good quotes from Rondo.People can judge point guards by assessing passing, scoring, defense, and a slew of...
Boston Celtics guard Jason Terry turned the table on fans and asked them for their autographs. Terry, who won an NBA Championship when he played for the Dallas Mavericks, is used to star struck fans. He got some pretty funny reactions when he gave Bostonians a pen and paper. Check out the video:
Marvelous Marvin Hagler visited the locker room after our game in Milan tonight. Great win for the @celtics. Thx champ twitter.com/jasoncollins34…
— Jason Collins (@jasoncollins34) October 7, 2012
Very cool to see one of the baddest boxers of all-time hanging with the Celtics.
I met Marvin Hagler about 15 years ago in Montreal. He was very gracious to 6 drunk guys from New England...
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Here are some extended highlight videos from this weekend's games courtesy of keepRR from our Shout Box. The first two videos feature the standouts from the Celtics loss in Turkey Jeff Green and Jared Sullinger. The 3rd video features Rajon Rondo who had a pretty flawless performance in the Celtics win in Italy.Check out our video vault for more Celtics videos, mixes, and movies.
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Listen to internet radio with CLNSRadio on Blog Talk Radio During Monday’s Celtics Late Night Show time slot, Nick Gelso and Sean Bakke will be in the virtual studio kicking off the 2012-13 Boston Celtics season. CLNS Radio pledged to you that they’d be back with their post game show series. Well.. like it or [...]
The Celtics played their second preseason game of the season yesterday, this time in Milan against an Italian league team (their first contest was in Istanbul vs a squad from Turkey).
I’ll be the first to admit that you can’t really infer much based on observations of a couple preseason games in Europe against teams from leagues we know nothing about. As good as Jeff Green...
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Herald Celtics 103, Armani 75Style points for Rondo Italian fans get their Irish up for visitors Bulls newcomers impressed with Thibodeau Josh Smith, Lou Williams lead Hawks past Heat Warriors rout Lakers in exhibition game Celtics cruise to win in Milan Globe Lack of backup point guard concerns Doc Rivers as Celtics finish European tourCeltics 105, EA7 Milano 75 Celtics...
Many, many thanks to With Leather for happening upon this truly bizarre painting that recently surfaced on The NBA Dribbled Out Tumblr page. In it, Boston Celtics legend Larry Bird is depicted sipping on a milkshake while enjoying the company of Skeletor, the Masters of the Universe arch-villain and sworn nemesis of the most homoerotic cartoon [...]