Boston Celtics Offseason Thoughts

General Thoughts The Celtics season from hell is over and an off-season of change shook the NBA landscape.  The amount of impact players who switched teams in the last few months is staggering.  The entire landscape of the NBA has changed and we are now looking at a more wide-open field than we've seen in years. Key … Continue reading Boston Celtics Offseason Thoughts

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

Sneaker Sunday: Nike Kobe XI Elite Low “Brave Blue”

For years, I stayed away from anything pertaining to the Kobe brand (as any respectable Celtic fan would do).  Secretly though, I was envious.  I had always wanted to play in a low top basketball shoe.  When Kobe started rocking lows in 2008 with the Kobe IV's, he was the first and only one doing.  … Continue reading Sneaker Sunday: Nike Kobe XI Elite Low “Brave Blue”

Checking in with the Celtics…

Record: 6-4 Notable Wins: Home Opener vs Philly; Comeback @ Thunder; Home vs Milwaukee Notable L's: @ Toronto; Home vs Magic; blown lead @ Denver Through 10 games, the theme that has emerged among talking heads and other Celtic fans of my ilk is that the Celtics have been underwhelming.  While I would certainly say … Continue reading Checking in with the Celtics…

Great Expectations: The 2018 Boston Celtics

I’ve been a fan of the Boston Celtics basketball organization seemingly since birth.  It went down like this: I was given a name, got baptized then we went home and watched Larry Bird tapes on VHS.  Even with all the history on my side, I still felt like an outcast within my own sports community.  … Continue reading Great Expectations: The 2018 Boston Celtics