Found March 25, 2014 on Pro Sports Daily:
PLAYERS: Jerryd Bayless
TEAMS: Boston Celtics
Celtics guard Jerryd Bayless, who is taking part in a Boys & Girls Club charity event sponsored by Nesquick (details below), answered questions for on the adjustment from college to the NBA for this year’s top draft prospects and on a difficult Celtics season. Question: You went to Arizona. Who you got in the NCAA Tournament now that we know the Sweet 16? Hopefully Arizona does it. I have a lot of ties with that program. It’s great seeing them do well, so hoping they do. There’s been a lot of talk this weekend about the top prospects for the NBA Draft not performing well in the NCAA Tournament. What’s the biggest difference between playing in college and the NBA? Just the realization that it’s not the same anymore. You’re jumping into a business. Everybody thinks its going to be the same as college or high school, but you have to treat it like a business. How did you handle the adjustment? Just continue to work. You can kind of get lackadaisical, playing so many...

How the hell did the Celtics convince Rondo to be a color analyst?

Comcast SportsNet today announced that Celtics’ point guard Rajon Rondo, as well as Celtics President of Basketball Operations Danny Ainge and former Celtic Chris Herren, will join the network as guest on-air color commentators for upcoming out-of-town Celtics telecasts. Rondo will join Comcast SportsNet play-by-play commentator Mike Gorman on-air on Monday, March 31st as the...

Rajon Rondo will do color commentary for Monday's Celtics game

Admit it. Lately, you've been finding it harder and harder to come up with reasons to watch these Celtics miserably flail out in the tail end of the regular season. Its ok.Thankfully though, CSNNE hears your inner turmoil and has a couple of things up their sleeves to bring some excitement back to Celtics games.Starting point guard Rajon Rondo doing color commentary...

Boston Celtics post 1-3 record this week, defeat Heat

The Boston Celtics’ past week of basketball has been poor, but beneficial to the franchise. They went 1-3 on the week and now are 23-47, tied for the 4th worst record in the NBA. Let’s take an in-depth look at the 4 games they played this week. On Sunday, March 16th, the Celtics traveled to New Orleans to face the Pelicans. This game was an overtime thriller and is probably considered...

Green Kick Of The Week ft. Avery Bradley’s No Mercy’s

The 2013-14 season for the Celtics is winding down. Whilst their record isn’t pretty, there have been plenty of positives. The return of Rajon Rondo and the emergence of Jared Sullinger and Kelly Olynyk have been some of my personal highlights. Another highlight has been watching Avery Bradley find his shooting stroke. He has been especially terrific in the last week. His game...

Rondo to serve as TV commentator on Celtics game

BOSTON — Rajon Rondo will sit in for Tom Heinsohn on Monday, but he won’t take over Heinsohn’s role as the chief berator of referees. At least, not to the same extent, Boston Celtics coach Brad Stevens hopes. “I don’t know that that would be taken as well for a current player to be so critical,” Stevens said with a half-smile. “Mike (Gorman) will, I’m sure, director...

Video: Celtics get some extra practice in during 4 day layoff

In years past a four day layoff would have been exactly what the doctor ordered. Paul Pierce, and Kevin Garnett would have gotten much needed rest. Doc would have taken a mini trip to Orlando, and Rondo would have played connect four until five in the morning. Now we live in a different time. The Celtics did take the weekend off, but they hit the practice floor the past two days...

Brad Stevens: NBA Timeout Rule Adds Excitement To End Of Close Games

WALTHAM, Mass. — At various times throughout his first season as an NBA coach, Brad Stevens has been struck by some of the differences between this game and the one played at the college level, where he spent his first 13 years as a coach. There’s the obvious differences, like the longer format, from 40 to 48 minutes, and the extra foul each player gets before disqualification...

Walter McCarty wants to be the head coach at Boston College

From Steve Bulpett of The Boston Herald:The list of candidates for the head basketball coach’s position at Boston College includes Walter McCarty, the Herald has learned. And the Celtics assistant coach acknowledged yesterday he is intent on exploring the possibility. “I’m very interested,” said McCarty, who spent 71⁄2 years as a player for the Celts. “I want to be highly...

Brad Stevens: Walter McCarty Would Do ‘Great Job’ As Boston College Coach

WALTHAM, Mass. — Brad Stevens doesn’t entirely like to thought of losing a member of his coaching staff, but as someone who left a posh position at Butler University to coach the Boston Celtics, he certainly understands. Stevens seemed mildly surprised when asked before practice Tuesday for his thoughts on Celtics assistant Walter McCarty coaching at Boston College. The Eagles...

Celtics Ticket Giveaway Contest

The Celtics square off with the Bobcats April 11th at the TD Garden. Our partners, TiqIQ, will be giving away ticket credit good for 2 seats to the game. Follow the directions below to enter the contest. The more steps you participate in, the more entries you will receive. Contest will end April 7th at 7 P.M. Winner announced April 8th. Thanks and good luck!

Your Morning Dump…Where Sully is proving Stephen A. Smith wrong

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 Jared Sullinger knows what it’s like when fortunes rise and fall during the NCAA tournament. The second-year Celtics forward went 5-for-19 from the floor on the way to 13 points in his last college game, an Ohio...

Recap: Another #HardFoughtLoss

If you’re looking for things that make everyone sorta happy, then games like tonight will do it:  Big game from your star, solid games from young role players, good performance from a key part of the future, and a hard-fought loss that doesn’t hurt your lottery standings.  Everyone kinda wins… except for the Celtics.  They lost. Rajon Rondo single-handedly kept the Celtics...

Boston G Rondo leaves game with cut on head

BOSTON (AP) Boston guard Rajon Rondo left the Celtics' game against Toronto after getting cut on his forehead.

Game #71 Recap: Ross, Lowry lead Toronto Raptors past Boston Celtics

Toronto Raptors 99, Boston Celtics 90 Terrence Ross and Kyle Lowry led the Toronto Raptors’ offensive charge in Wednesday night’s game at the TD Garden in Boston, and both saved their best effort for the final two minutes. Holding on to a three-point lead late in the game, Lowry came off a screen and knocked down a 3-pointer from the center of the court, making it 96-90 with...

Brad Stevens on Rajon Rondo the Commentator, Walter McCarty the Coach and DeMar Derozan the Dominant Scorer

BOSTON - Rajon Rondo has been known to be less than garrulous with the media, but when the Celtics visit the Chicago Bulls this Monday, he'll be one of them. CSNNE and the Celtics announced Wednesday that Rondo will be a guest commentator for a quarter during the March 31st second leg of a home-and-home with Chicago. Coach Brad Stevens expects Rondo's debut as a commentator...
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