1. Examining Marcus Smart's Play at Shooting Guard During Orlando Summer League

    ORLANDO — Adjusting to a new level of competition in the NBA was not the only thing Marcus Smart had to worry about as he made his pro debut for the Boston Celtics this week...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 3 months ago 1,039 reads 0 comments

  2. Rajon Rondo Rumors: Boston Celtics Still Looking for Trade?

    Will they or won't they? That's the topic at hand regarding the Boston Celtics on-again, off-again trade rumors swirling around Rajon Rondo...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 months ago 69 reads 0 comments

  3. Where Does Marcus Thornton Fit in with the Celtics?

    Let's get this out of the way. Marcus Thornton is a Boston Celtic because the Cavs wanted to clear salary and taking his salary allowed the Celtics to add a draft pick and a young center...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 months ago 26 reads 0 comments

  4. Smart Says Bad-Boy Days Are Behind Him

    WALTHAM -- All these years later, he still seethes at the indignity of it all: the color-coded shirts (white for newbies, black for kids slogging through their penance, orange for kids ...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 3 months ago 1,781 reads 0 comments

  5. Smart: Outhustling His Demons

    All these years later, he still seethes at the indignity of it all: the color-coded shirts (white for newbies, black for kids slogging through their penance, orange for kids hoping ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 months ago 7 reads 0 comments

  6. New Celtics Center Zeller Has a Whirlwind Week

    It has been a bit of a whirlwind the past couple of days for Tyler Zeller, with a future full of promise and excitement.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 months ago 24 reads 0 comments

  7. Smart, Olynyk Show Good Signs in Loss

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  8. Report: Celtics' Trade Assets for Kevin Love Still No Interest to Timberwolves

    If the Boston Celtics ' role in a three-team trade was designed to strengthen their position for Kevin Love, they failed. So it's a good thing that wasn't the direct goal, anyway...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 3 months ago 4,546 reads 7 comments

  9. A Closer Look at Tyler Zeller

    First of all, I'm going to call Tyler Zeller “Cody” at least once in the next few days as I'm writing these posts. Summer League has broken me. You've been warned.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 months ago 3,270 reads 0 comments

  10. Celtics Get Aggressive Babb

    Chris Babb was already in for an uphill battle for a spot on the Boston Celtics ' 2014-15 roster before the team got in on a three-way deal Wednesday that added veteran shooting guard Marcus Thornton to an overpopulated backcourt...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 months ago 418 reads 0 comments

  11. Despite Trade, Celtics Rebuilding Will Take Time

    ORLANDO — Even with the acquisitions of center Tyler Zeller and guard Marcus Thornton in a three-team deal, the Celtics appear headed for another lean rebuilding year unless they're able to acquire an impact player this offseason...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 3 months ago 3,144 reads 1 comments

  12. Bertans Stretchered Off in Summer League

    ORLANDO, Fla. -- Dairis Bertans, a guard for the Boston Celtics summer league team, was taken from the court on a stretcher Wednesday after going headfirst into the padded stanchion ...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 3 months ago 33 reads 0 comments

  13. Patience Pays Off for Celtics in 3-Team Trade with Nets, Cavaliers

    After a quiet first week of free agency in which the Celtics ’ only move was to bring back shooting guard Avery Bradley, "Trader Danny" got back to action on Wednesday. According to a report from Marc Stein of ESPN...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 3 months ago 5,580 reads 11 comments

  14. Celtics' Alleged Lance Stephenson Interest Full Of Complications, Caveats

    The Boston Celtics reportedly have interest in free-agent guard Lance Stephenson. Or not. Either way, it's not a simple either-or equation.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 months ago 726 reads 0 comments

  15. Best Bargain-Bin NBA 2014 Free-Agency Options for Boston Celtics

    The Boston Celtics are a young, rebuilding team with a full non-taxpayer midlevel exception ($5.305 million) and a bi-annual exception ($2.077) at their disposal...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 3 months ago 14,965 reads 20 comments

  16. Should Boston Celtics Keep Chasing Kevin Love?

    The Boston Celtics have yet to decide between a complete overhaul and a rapid retooling. Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge seems to prefer the latter, which is why the franchise must keep blazing the Kevin Love trail...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 3 months ago 22,196 reads 219 comments

  17. Report: Ainge Still Working on Love Deal

    ORLANDO — On the opening night of free agency, the Celtics reached out to MORE than two dozen players, getting caught up in the open-market frenzy, expressing their admiration for players, many of whom they realized they never would sign...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 3 months ago 8,387 reads 0 comments

  18. Notes: Loss Is Hair-Raising Experience

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 months ago 727 reads 0 comments

  19. Vet's Advice to Smart: Keep Shooting

    Two games into his pro career, Boston Celtics rookie guard Marcus Smart is shooting just 21.7 percent from the floor (5 of 23 overall) and has made only one of his first 10 3-point attempts...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 months ago 298 reads 0 comments

  20. Bertans Showing Celtics He's Worth the Long Look

    It seemed no matter who the opponent, regardless of the location, there was a familiar face - or rather, franchise - at just about every one of Dairis Bertans' games this past season overseas...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 months ago 1,266 reads 0 comments

  21. Celtics Reportedly Backing off Pursuit of Kris Humphries

    The Celtics are backing off their pursuit of free-agent big man Kris Humphries, an NBA source tells the Globe's Gary Washburn Tuesday.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 months ago 933 reads 0 comments

  22. Rajon Rondo Says Hes OK with Celtics Draft: The Boston Globe

    During last year's NBA Draft, Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo sat on a cross-country flight bound for Los Angeles. And when the plane landed, he turned on his cellphone and saw the text messages pour in...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 3 months ago 1,605 reads 1 comments

  23. Celtics Sign Marcus Smart

    The Celtics have signed Marcus Smart, tweets Mark Deeks of ShamSports. There's been no public announcement from the team, but Smart has been playing in summer league for the club...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 3 months ago 794 reads 0 comments

  24. Danny Ainge Plays Cool Customer

    Sort of like their summer-league team in yesterday's 96-77 come-from-18-points-ahead loss to the Indiana entry, the Celtics ' front office has been making a lot of moves...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 3 months ago 1,511 reads 1 comments

  25. James Young Ruled Out of Summer League

    ORLANDO, Fla. – James Young will not play at all during the Orlando summer league, Boston Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge said Monday...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 3 months ago 774 reads 0 comments