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James Young has Brad Stevens excited about his upcoming year

Celtic fans and Celtic media have been pumping the tires on the James Young bandwagon plenty the last few weeks, with constant references to his bulked up physique and his dedication to hard work in the offseason. While all signs do indicate Young is coming into this season with focus and dedication, when you continue to see and hear about it in all Celtics coverage, you may start...
Via Celtics Life
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Aldridge proposes Smart, Young for Noel, Covington deal

TNT’s David Aldridge offers up a dozen off-season moves, one of which is a deal between the Celtics and Sixers: 9. The 76ers should trade Nerlens Noel and Robert Covington to Boston for Marcus Smart and James Young An easy, need-based deal for both teams, who doubled up on what they’d done in last year’s Draft with this year’s Draft picks. The Sixers went for Jahlil Okafor...
Via Red's Army
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Celtics’ Brad Stevens excited about James Young’s future

Brad Penner-USA TODAY SportsJames Young was drafted by the Boston Celtics with the 17th overall pick in the 2014 NBA Draft, but he didn’t play very much last year for them. It was a season of development for him, and head coach Brad Stevens is excited about his future after seeing how far he’s come. That is a good sign for Boston, and Young has to be happy to hear the compliments...
Via Sports-Glory
16 days ago  |  Discuss

James Young adds 15 pounds of muscle, three inches to vertical leap

James Young's reputation as a hard worker wasn't rock solid last season, when went back and forth between the D-League and Boston Celtics, hardly ever getting minutes on the professional level. It caused several to doubt if he has what it takes, mentally and physically, to succeed in the pros. Well, Young is silencing all his doubters this offseason, spending nearly every waking...
Via Fox Sports
16 days ago  |  Discuss

James Young looking to make impression in sophomore campaign

James Young did not have the rookie year that he expected. A preseason car accident left him with whiplash that resulted in him missing last years summer league, a pulled hamstring caused him to miss much of training camp, and a separated shoulder suffered in December while playing for the C's D-League affiliate in Maine forced him to miss some of the regular season. Those factors...
Via Celtics Life
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Your Morning Dump… Where James Young has an important 20 days coming up

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big story line. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. Is this an important summer for young guys like James Young? Stevens: “Everybody’s got their own bullet points, four or five things. We’ve covered those at the exit meetings. If you put enough thought in...
Via Red's Army
June 03, 2015  |  Discuss

James Young ready for breakout sophomore season

James Young's rookie season was like stop-and-go traffic, plagued by various injuries that began with a pre-draft car accident that negatively affected his stock, allowing the Boston Celtics to snag him with the 17th overall pick.The Celtics are extremely happy with where he's at heading into next year, and the feeling around the organization is that the 19-year-old would be a lottery...
Via Fox Sports
May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Celtics’ James Young Bears Uncanny Resemblance To Tupac Shakur (Photo)

James Young is from Flint, Mich., but he might have “California Love.” Boston Celtics fans were abuzz on Twitter on Tuesday morning after someone pointed out that Young, the rookie swingman out of Kentucky, bears a resemblance to deceased rapper Tupac Shakur. This led to the 19-year-old sharpshooter being dubbed “3Pac.” @celticsblog #3Pac— Stefano...
January 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Your Morning Dump..Where James Young is good to go

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. Celtics first rounder James Young has reportedly been cleared to play after experiencing concussion-like symptoms from a car crash in June before the NBA Draft, according to an interview the former Kentucky star...
Via Red's Army
August 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Celtkicks: James Young sports fresh cut & the Air Jordan 5LAB3

James Young showed up to Coach Cal’s ProCamp with a fresh haircut and a fresh pair of the Air Jordan 5LAB3. The shoe, part of Jordan Brand’s “Elements” collection features an ultra cool reflective upper that looks stunning in the right light. While speaking with the media this morning, Young was asked if his new haircut was a “Celtics requirement” to which he replied...
Via Red's Army
July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

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