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 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”