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… 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

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