Round 2: Requiem for a Dream

     All season Celtics fans waited with baited breath for our team to emerge.  The true version of the Boston Celtics.  Ultimately, it was just a dream.  A season full of unmet expectations and day-to-day emotional turmoil mercifully ended in 5 games at the hands of the Milwaukee Bucks in the second round of the semi-finals.  … Continue reading Round 2: Requiem for a Dream

Checking in with the Celtics… Part VI: Make or Break

Record: 38-26 Notable Wins: @PHI Notable L's: home vs. Lakers, blown lead vs. Clippers, @ CHI      Well, what can I say at this point?  I continue to be positive and support the Celtics but it's getting so damn difficult to defend this team when they don't go out and put forth the effort … Continue reading Checking in with the Celtics… Part VI: Make or Break

Checking in with the Celtics…Part V

Record: 35-19 Notable Wins: vs. TOR, @NYK, vs. OKC Notable L's: vs. GSW       The past month has been a tumultuous time for Celtics fans as rumors have swirled and tensions are running high.  Reporting by various sporting outlets has Kyrie Irving leaving Boston, Anthony Davis feeling lukewarm about the franchise and Rozier, Brown and Tatum … Continue reading Checking in with the Celtics…Part V

Checking in with the Celtics…part 4: The Halfway Point

Record: 25-18 Notable Wins:  Christmas game vs. Philly; vs. IND; comeback @ MEM Notable L's: @ SAS; 3 straight road L's (@MIA, @ORL, @BKN) It seems like everytime I do one of these posts, the alarm among Celtics fans collectively gets a little bit louder. Sitting at 25-18, consistency has been the single biggest factor this season.  … Continue reading Checking in with the Celtics…part 4: The Halfway Point

Checking in with the Celtics…part 3

Record: 18-13 Notable Wins: @NOP, @WAS, vs. NYK Notable L's: home vs. PHX, home vs MIL This Celtics season has not gone to according to plan... but slowly, the pieces are beginning to come together.  I watch every single game but most of the time I have to watch them after the fact.  So for me, watching … Continue reading Checking in with the Celtics…part 3

Checking in with the Celtics… pt. 2

Record: 10-10 Notable Wins: home vs. TOR; @ ATL Notable L's: home loss vs. UTA (0-2 vs. Jazz); home loss vs NYK; Patience is a virtue.  Unfortunately it's not one that the sports world easily accepts.   My first post this year dealt with the sky-high expectations for this 2018-'19 season.  I as well as other Celtics fans around … Continue reading Checking in with the Celtics… pt. 2