Found October 26, 2013 on Red's Army:
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.  “My back’s OK,” said Faverani. “I practiced today, just one day rest, I think it’s good. The MRI is clear, it’s clean.” Faverani is expected to get treatment over the weekend and said he’ll be ready to go again on Monday when the team reconvenes after a weekend off. ESPN Boston Wallace, whose right foot is encased in a walking boot to help heal a sore ankle, and to allow the full effect of a cortisone shot to take hold, doesn’t sound particularly worried. He wore the contraption and watched last night, but expects to take part in a full practice Monday. “It’s good,” Wallace said, looking down at the boot. “I just want to get out of this boot. I don’t really have to wear it. I’m going to keep the stress off my ankle until the shot can get it comfortable. That was the only shot. I sprained my ankle the first gam

Boston Celtics Need Patience With Brad Stevens

It's literally days until the Boston Celtics open their 2013-2014 season, and head coach Brad Stevens looks ready to go. The collective expectations of pundits, fans, and neutrals are low. Yet at the same time, no one really knows how the new-look C's will present themselves. Will they be looking to compete in every game, or will they make trades and increase their chances...

Your Morning Dump… Where the Celtics will be full speed ahead by Monday

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. “You’d like it to be October 1 and never change,” he said after yesterday’s session. “You realize that that’s not always the case. So for us as we get through the end of this week and get more crisp...

Celtics Waive Guard Chris Babb, Three Others in Roster Cutdown

The Celtics trimmed their roster down to just 14 players on Saturday, making some tough decisions ahead of next week’s regular-season opener. Forwards Damen Bell-Holter and DeShawn Sims and guards Chris Babb and Kammron Taylor were waived by the Celtics on Saturday, getting them down below the 15-man roster allotted for the regular season. Each of those players could stick with...

Your Morning Dump… Where Danny Ainge has some decisions to make

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.  In the fourth year of his rookie pact, Bradley is eligible for an extension before an Oct. 31 deadline, otherwise he will be a restricted free agent next summer. Asked last month about the likelihood of an extension...

Sullinger aims to move beyond "up and down" preseason

This past Wednesday night, the Boston Celtics grabbed their second win of the preseason over the Brooklyn Nets. Celtics sophomore, Jared Sullinger, enjoyed seeing his team win, albeit from home as flu-like symptoms kept him out of the game. "I was in the bed the whole time," Sullinger said, adding, "just trying to hold in all the food that I had the night before...

Celtics Minute with Emily Austen for 10/25

The Celtics get a chance to dress up and show off their finery.   They all look very nice but  I vote Brad Stevens and his wife as the best dressed. I love that his green tie matches her dress. Nice touch. [Discuss on CG Forums!]

Of Jeff Green the shooting guard

(I know I’m writing about Jeff Green yet again, but bear with me. The fad will pass soon enough.) Like all other fellow Celtic fans, the glut of forwards and combo guards on the team has been obvious since the off-season. To me, it seems like coach Stevens is evening the distribution in the pre-Rondo-return era by: Putting Bradley, Crawford and Pressey into the point guard roles...

Celtics Negotiating Contract Extension With Avery Bradley

Danny Ainge had said he did not expect the Boston Celtics to engage in contract extension talks with Avery Bradley until next offseason, but the general manager says the two sides are now negotiating. Ainge declined to comment beyond saying the Celtics are discussing a deal with Bradley's representatives. Bradley will become a restricted free agent next summer if a deal is not...

Practice Update for 10/25

Rondo loves to get behind the camera The Celtics held a dual practice today before planning to take Saturday and Sunday off. They had what Coach Stevens described as a very physical and competitive practice followed by an open practice for season ticket holders. Between the two practices, Emily Austen caught up with Jared Sullinger for the 1 on 1 interview above. Vitor Faverani...

Now Celtics' centerpiece, Rajon Rondo easing into relationship with new coach Brad Stevens

It’s particularly early here in the Celtics’ on-the-fly rebuild, but the status of the program can be summed up by the two guys who sat at the podium for postgame press conferences on Wednesday evening — 37-year-old coach Brad Stevens and rehabbing point guard Rajon Rondo . Stevens had just watched his team complete an eyesore of a preseason with a win over Brooklyn that brought...

Report: Bill Sharman, Celtics’ First Great Shooter and Groundbreaking Coach, Dies at 87

Basketball fans in Boston and Los Angeles had reason to mourn Friday at news of the passing of Bill Sharman, a pivotal figure in the rise of both cities’ NBA franchises. Sharman died Friday at his home in Redondo Beach, Calif., his wife, Joyce, told The Los Angeles Times. He was 87. When Bill Russell joined the Celtics in 1956, the team had two of the NBA’s biggest superstars...

RIP Bill Sharman, former Celtics star passes away at 87

Hall of Famer and Celtic great Bill Sharman passed away today. He was 87 years old and recently suffered a stroke. Sharman is in the hall of fame as a player for the Celtics. He was also placed in the Hall of Fame as a coach for San Francisco and the Lakers. Sharman actually got the Lakers their first championship. Via:

Pop loves to poke fun at Sager too

It seemed like anytime the Celtics played on TNT. It was KG's chance to poke fun at Sager, and his infamous ugly as $%iT suits. Now it's Greg Popovich's turn to shell out some laughter on Graig Sagers behalf. Coach Pop had his best Allen Iverson impression, by changing "were talking practice",with "in the preseason",over and over again. Follow Shawn...

Phil Pressey, Gerald Wallace Spearheading Celtics’ Unselfish Ball Movement

For the last half-decade, the Celtics were held up as a paragon of unselfish virtue. Under Doc Rivers, with Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett leading the way alongside Ray Allen — yes, he had a hand in all that success, too, no matter what you might say — the Celtics did not care who scored the points or got the glory, so long as the job got done. Their selflessness delivered a championship...
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.