The new Yardbarker app is here! Install on your iPhone, iPad or Android device. You can also find us in Google Newsstand.


Ron Adams: Celtics had 'difficult personalities' two years ago

Ron Adams served as a defensive specialist beside Brad Stevens two years ago. The long-time assistant stabilized a growing unit and helped the Boston Celtics' first-year coach learn the ropes of the NBA. After one season, Adams left for greener pasture with the Golden State Warriors, a team that's just a few wins shy of taking the 2014-15 title. Here's what Adams recently told the...
Via Fox Sports
June 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Ron Adams: Celtics’ 2013-14 Roster Had ‘Difficult Personalities To Coach’

Brad Stevens has received a lot of praise for the coaching job he’s done with the Boston Celtics since taking over the team before the 2013-14 NBA season. Helping to guide the Celtics to a playoff berth this season — something many people didn’t think was possible given the team’s ongoing rebuild — was an impressive accomplishment for Stevens. That said, leading the team...
June 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Ron Adams’ Departure Suggests Celtics In Good Hands With Brad Stevens

Ron Adams is leaving the Boston Celtics, and his departure is certainly a loss. The highly respected lead assistant was a perfect match for head coach Brad Stevens, an NBA rookie who only needed the slightest bit of guidance on the dos and don’ts on the pro sideline. You know, like not answering your phone in the middle of a summer league game. Things like that. After one season...
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Assistant Ron Adams Leaves Celtics, Heads To Golden State

Boston Celtics lead assistant Ron Adams is leaving Brad Stevens’ staff in Boston to join Steve Kerr and the Golden State Warriors. Adams, who had two years left on his contract, has over two decades of NBA experience and will hold an assistant role with Golden State. The Celtics gave Adams permission to visit with the Warriors last week. The Warriors later offered him a multiyear...
June 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Ron Adams Leaves Celtics For Warriors

The Golden State Warriors have hired Ron Adams as assistant coach. Adams had two seasons remains on his contract with the Boston Celtics. “I have nothing but great things to say about the Celtics organization, Danny Ainge and Brad Stevens,” Adams said. The move will be something of a homecoming for Adams, a California native who attended Fresno Pacific University.
Via RealGM
June 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Ron Adams officially leaves for Golden State

According to Baxter Holmes of the Boston Globe, Ron Adams has accepted an offer to join Steve Kerr's Warriors staff.Adams still had two years left on his contract with Boston, but contemplated what he called a "difficult decision" before accepting a multiyear offer with Golden State on Sunday."I have nothing but great things to say about the Celtics organization, Danny Ainge and...
Via Celtics Life
June 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Ron Adams may be leaving for Golden State

(Adams pictured right) We hardly knew ya?Assistant coach Ron Adams has been credited for improving the jumpers of Rajon Rondo and Derrick Rose among others. He played the role of Brad Stevens' right hand man throughout the 2013-2014 season. Unfortunately, his brief tenure in Boston may already be coming to a close.According to's Jay King the Celtics have given Adams...
Via Celtics Life
June 17, 2014  |  Discuss

The strange acquisition of assistant Ron Adams

Tonight, Ron Adams confronts his former staff for the first time after being ousted by Bulls management. Just months ago, Bulls GM Gar Forman declined to extend the top tier assistant coach's contract. The move surprised many, including Adams. Adams expressed his displeasure to the Chicago Tribune for the first time publicly:"It's still a bit mystifying to me," Adams said. "And...
Via Celtics Life
January 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Ron Adams: Bulls' Decision To Let Me Go Remains Mystifying

Ron Adams was let go by the Chicago Bulls as Tom Thibodeau's top assistant last June in an unusual move that seemed to highlight a discord between the front office and coaching staff. Adams had close working relationships with several players, including Derrick Rose. "It's still a bit mystifying to me," Adams said. "And I don't understand it. And if the intent was to be hurtful to...
Via RealGM
January 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Thunder News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Top 10 matchups for Week 12 of the NFL season

The 10 most disappointed fan bases of the 2015 CFB season

Gronk: Takes mental toughness not to overeat on Thanksgiving

Blue Jays fans create website in effort to keep David Price

The five most overrated teams in the Week 13 coaches' poll

10 storylines for Week 13 of the college football season

Ranking the 10 best games of 2015 college football rivalry week

Examining the Mavericks' hot start

Johnny Bench(ed): Manziel demoted to third string

Mike Trout, four years in

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Follow Yardbarker