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Rainin J’s Ep. 37: Draft Preview with Kevin O’Connor

The NBA draft is about a month away and the Celtics have a 8 picks to play with. So… what do they do with them all? We brought in NBA draft expert Kevin O’Connor to get his take on who to take at 3, 16, and 23. We also re-draft the draft that hasn’t happened to figure out which players might ACTUALLY become the three best players from this draft. As a bonus, we’re offering...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: KG done in Minnesota?

Lot’s of good nuggets in the latest You Betcha Basketball Show. AP Guy all but says it’s likely Garnett not back as a player this year. — TwolvesBlog (@TwolvesBlog) May 27, 2016 AP guy surmises Garnett was “promised” big front office say after retirement in his oft-speculated ownership gig — TwolvesBlog (@TwolvesBlog) May 27, 2016 Things changed obviously after...
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Bradley makes 1st Team All Defense, Crowder just misses 2nd team

Avery Bradley was a defensive monster this year, and he’s finally been rewarded by making the NBA’s 1st Team All Defense (he was on the 2nd team three years ago). Bradley joins Kawhi Leonard, Draymond Green, DeAndre Jordan and Chris Paul on the 1st team, making him the only Eastern Conference player on the squad. The second team was made up of Tony Allen, Jimmy Butler, Hassan...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Joakim Noah says he’s done with the Bulls

Courtesy: Chicago Tribune This report in the Chicago Sun Times sheds some light on the turmoil in Chicago: According to a Bulls player, Noah has been telling teammates the last few weeks that he was done with the organization once free agency begins, and “has no trust in the front office getting this in the right direction.’’ … What was offered up, however, was the fact...
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Clifford Ray and Robert Parish tried helping Dwight Howard

Jackie MacMullan has an interesting Q&A with our favorite clown – Dwight Howard. Dwight didn’t reveal much about the disharmony with James Harden but claims Rockets GM Daryl Morey told him directly that the team wanted to reduce his role. Howard admitted to slacking off, but worked to change that by seeking advice from Celtics legend Robert Parish and former Cs coach Clifford...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Rainin’ J’s Ep. 36: The Draft Lottery show

So the Celtics are picking 3rd… that’s not a bad thing. Jay and I go through what the Celtics can do with that third pick, basically running through every scenario they, and you (through Twitter) could think of. Trade? Make the pick? Something else? We’re looking at every scenario. Plus, I put on my “scalding hot take” hat to do a bit of a Felger impression. Enjoy the...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Mannix: Cs have the assets to nab George, Cousins or Butler

Chris Mannix believes Ainge will make a trade & believes the Celtics can package enough for Jimmy Butler, Demarcus Cousins,or Paul George. — Toucher and Rich (@Toucherandrich) May 18, 2016 We may be a bit disappointed the Celtics didn’t land a top 2 pick in the draft, but Chris Mannix believes the Cs have enough assets to score an established player. I missed the actual...
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Draft Lottery Recap… Celtics land at three and Dikembe Mutombo is an oracle

I always wondered what it would be like to head into the “top three” commercial break with visions of the number one pick dancing in my head. The Celtics envelop had not been pulled and personally, I spent the next two and a half minutes envisioning Brandon Ingram raining threes or Ben Simmons playing point forward under Brad Stevens. It didn’t take long for those dreams to...
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Olynyk had shoulder surgery yesterday

Kelly Olynyk (left), file photo. BOSTON, MA – The Boston Celtics announced today that Kelly Olynyk yesterday underwent a successful right shoulder arthroscopy for recurrent subluxations. He will begin an immediate rehabilitation program and the time frame for his return to basketball activities has not yet been determined. Boston Celtics Yesterday, while many of us were speculating...
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The Celtics lottery odds in one easy to read chart

Celtics odds in the Draft Lottery tomorrow night. pic.twitter.com/Wfb6rjFrVc — Boston Celtics (@celtics) May 16, 2016 Top 2 or bust. Even if you aren’t a fan of Ben Simmons, his potential has huge trade value. Why not us?
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Ads on NBA jerseys have arrived

And it’s the Sixers who broke the seal… Here’s the official press release:  The Philadelphia 76ers and StubHub announce the first jersey patch sponsorship among major sports leagues in American history, making the Sixers the first NBA team to declare a jersey sponsor. The StubHub patch will feature the brand’s recently launched new logo and appear on the front left of Sixers’...
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GGTV Episode 13: The Season Finale

The Gang recaps the end to the Celtics’ season and playoff run, breaking down how they disintegrated in the final stretch by playing bad basketball.  They play with the idea of who’s the worst player that needs to go, issue a comprehensive team report card, and try to predict who might be sent packing when the draft gets underway. Need more ways to find the guys?  Try Twitter…...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Celtics building new super duper practice facility

Via Celtics.com: The Boston Celtics practice facility will be the latest dramatic element at Boston Landing — at 55 feet in the air cantilevered out to the edge of the Mass Pike. The Celtics new practice home, including the team’s 17 NBA championship banners, will be highly visible from the Massachusetts Turnpike with a forty foot glass wall enclosing the practice courts that...
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20 days ago  |  Discuss

What do the Celtics do with… Jonas Jerebko?

The offseason is here, and there are a lot of questions with Boston’s roster as Danny Ainge dives into the next chapter of this rebuilding process. In this series, I’ll be looking at what the Celtics choices are with certain players considering their past performance and where the team is going. We continue with one of the team’s two players with non-guaranteed contracts...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Videos of the Day: Smart, IT, AB highlights

With nothing Celtics related happening until May 17th’s draft lottery, here are a few videos to help you get your Celts fix. First up is a great compilation of Marcus Smart’s top plays from the 2015-16 season. The clip features almost 10 minutes of Cobra at his best and 1677091 Productions did a fantastic job with it. Then, take a look at highlight reels/top plays from Avery...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

There’s no way Brad Stevens wants the Pacers job, right?

If you haven’t heard, the Pacers have fired not resigned head coach Frank Vogel. After avoiding the issue for days, Larry Bird finally gave the word today during a press conference. Reaction from NBA reporters hasn’t been kind: Larry Bird still obsessing over small ball idea. YOU DON’T HAVE THE PERSONNEL FOR IT! WAKE UP! Your delusional ideas aren’t Vogel’s fault. ...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

What do the Celtics do with… Amir Johnson

  The offseason is here, and there are a lot of questions with Boston’s roster as Danny Ainge dives into the next chapter of this rebuilding process. In this series, I’ll be looking at what the Celtics choices are with certain players considering their past performance and where the team is going. We continue with one of the team’s two players with non-guaranteed contracts...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Bulls wavering on trading Jimmy Butler?

(Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images) CSNNE’s Sherrod Blakely has an update on the status of the Bulls’ Jimmy Butler: A league source tells CSNNE.com that the Bulls, while still open to listening to offers for Butler, are telling teams that are inquiring about his availability that their plan for now is to keep him in the fold. And while there was some thought that a top...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

What do the Celtics do with… Tyler Zeller?

The offseason is here, and there are a lot of questions with Boston’s roster as Danny Ainge dives into the next chapter of this rebuilding process. In this series, I’ll be looking at what the Celtics choices are with certain players considering their past performance and where the team is going. We continue with one of the team’s restricted free agents, Tyler Zeller.  Past...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

Your Morning Dump… Where the talent show begins today

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. Austin Ainge, the Celtics’ director of player personnel, said Boston will begin working out players on Wednesday with the first group consisting of six players – two guards, two forwards and two big men....
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

What do the Celtics do with… Jared Sullinger?

The offseason is here, and there are a lot of questions with Boston’s roster as Danny Ainge dives into the next chapter of this rebuilding process. In this series, I’ll be looking at what the Celtics choices are with certain players considering their past performance and where the team is going. We continue with one of the team’s restricted free agents, Jared Sullinger ...
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

What do the Celtics do with… Evan Turner?

The offseason is here, and there are a lot of questions with Boston’s roster as Danny Ainge dives into the next chapter of this rebuilding process. In this series, I’ll be looking at what the Celtics choices are with certain players considering their past performance and where the team is going. We begin with the team’s only true unrestricted free agent, Evan Turner. At a...
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28 days ago  |  Discuss

Your Morning Dump… Where Paul Pierce might retire

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. For each year the last couple of years, I’ve thought long and hard about walking away from the game. The process will continue this summer as I think long and hard, as I get older in age, talk to my family,...
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

Rainin’ J’s Ep. 35: The Season Wrap-up

Instead of previewing a Game 7 against the Hawks, John and Jay are reviewing the Boston Celtics 2015-2016 season. Was it a success? And what happens now? Who should stay? Who should go? Who would we give up in a trade? There’s a lot to get to, and we talk about it all here for the next hour. Enjoy the show! Having trouble listening? Go directly to our show page on Audio Boom...
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April 30, 2016  |  Discuss

Videos of the Day: The Morning After

The offseason has officially begun, and Isaiah Thomas, Amir Johnson & their teammates must now look ahead to the 2016-17 campaign. During their exit interviews today, they talked about the special bond this year’s team formed, how they’d like to continue to build on it & how hopeful they are that Danny will bring in reinforcements. Check out all of the interviews below...
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April 29, 2016  |  Discuss
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