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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
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Boston Celtics: What Should Be Their Starting 5?

Boston Celtics: What Should Be Their Starting 5? By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff… The Boston Celtics have a lot of young talent and some veterans, like Rajon Rondo and Jeff Green who they should be trying to trade, despite being their 2 best players (statistically). They have to embrace their young players, especially Marcus Smart, Jared Sullinger and Avery Bradley...
Via HoopStuff
3 days ago  |  Discuss

James Young officially ruled out of summer league play

James Young, the #17 overall pick in this year's draft, will not play in any of the Celtics' Orlando Pro Summer League games.  After missing Boston's first two contests due to a minor car accident last month, today Danny Ainge said that Young will be held out of action for the remainder of the week long event.  Via ESPN Boston's Chris Forseberg, Ainge said:He'...
Via Celtics Life
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Celtics Injury Update: James Young may miss this week due to strained neck

The Boston Celtics head into the Summer League following a dismal 25-win season, much of which can be attributed to a woeful offensive attack that was 26th in the NBA in scoring.  The Celtics drafted 18-year old James Young in the first round out of Kentucky, in hopes to provide a boost to the offense.  Young was projected higher than the 17th pick, but a neck injury he sustained...
Via Sports Injury Alert
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Your Morning Dump… Where James Young might miss the entire summer league

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. It seems more and more unlikely that Celtics fans will get to see rookie James Young in action before training camp. He attended the team’s practice Sunday at Edgewater High School, but only dribbled and watched...
Via Red's Army
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: James Young checks out the Red Sox at Fenway

Celtics rookie James Young took in the Sox game last night as he tries to acclimate himself to his new city. Young of course has been sidelined with a neck strain and the Celtics are not sure if he will play in the Summer League, which begins tomorrow. On a side note, I'm not sure why celebrities always pick the Monster Seats at Fenway. You're so far away from the action...
Via Celtics Life
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Jay Larranaga really excited about summer league defense, unsure if Young will practice

Larranaga really excited about defensive potential of summer league team. Says Babb, Johnson and Pressey have all impressed— Jay King (@ByJayKing) July 3, 2014Larranaga on Olynyk/Sully leadership: "It's leading by example... They've done a great job in that area. They're off to a good start."— Boston Celtics (@celtics) July 3, 2014Jay Larranaga not sure...
Via Celtics Life
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Celtics Draft Pick James Young Takes In Red Sox Game At Fenway (Video)

NBA rookies don’t have a whole lot of free time in the weeks immediately following the draft, but Boston Celtics first-round pick James Young was able to take a little break from basketball Wednesday night. Before the team heads to Orlando for the NBA summer league Friday, the No. 17 overall pick visited Fenway Park to watch the Boston Red Sox-Chicago Cubs game from the Green...
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Celtics Injury Update: James Young may miss summer league due to strained neck

The Boston Celtics struggled to a 25-win season in 2013-2014 season, much due to a woeful offensive attack that averaged only 96.2 points per game, 26th in the NBA.  Looking for a boost to the offense in the draft, the Celtics drafted 18-year old James Young in the first round out of Kentucky.  Young was projected higher than the 17th pick, but a neck injury he sustained in a car...
Via Sports Injury Alert
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Summer League Practice: Marcus Smart the point guard, James Young injured, Colton Iverson confident

Summer League is just around the corner. The Celtics kick it off this Saturday at 11 AM. Set those alarm clocks!We may not see James Young though. We will see Marcus Smart at point guard after all, though that could just be temporary for Summer League. Also, Colton Iverson says the roster spot is his for the taking. And also Phil Pressey says he's never been a loser in his life...
Via Celtics Life
28 days ago  |  Discuss
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