1. Evaluating Danny Ainge's Performance During the 2014 Offseason

    Boston Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge entered this offseason with some lofty goals, which he discussed in an interview with Toucher and ...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 4 days ago 1,779 reads 12 comments

  2. Potential Landing and Trade Packages for Celtics Forward Brandon Bass

    Celtics power forward Brandon Bass is the kind of complementary piece most NBA playoff teams should want to add to their roster...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 11 days ago 25,050 reads 52 comments

  3. Explaining Why Jeff Green Likely Won't Be the Answer to Indiana's Wing Problem

    Last Friday, the balance of power in the Eastern Conference shifted due to unfortunate circumstances. Pacers forward Paul George broke his right leg in a gruesome sequence after ...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 15 days ago 11,143 reads 23 comments

  4. Potential Trade Packages and Landing Spots for Jeff Green

    Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge took a gamble back in the summer of 2012 when he signed Jeff Green to a four-year, $36 million contract...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 25 days ago 2,881 reads 6 comments

  5. Remaining Free-Agent Fits for the Boston Celtics

    At the moment, the Boston Celtics currently have a crowded roster. The team has 17 players signed under contract for next season and an 18th reportedly on the way with guard/forward Evan Turner...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 1 month ago 9,049 reads 13 comments

  6. Player Takeaways from Celtics Summer League 2014

    Despite an up-and-down week as a whole, few teams in the Orlando Summer League had as much potential NBA talent across their rosters as the Boston Celtics' summer league squad...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 1 month ago 7,587 reads 16 comments

  7. 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 1 month ago 932 reads 0 comments

  8. 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 1 month ago 5,480 reads 11 comments

  9. Biggest Takeaways from Day 1 at Orlando Summer League 2014

    ORLANDO — Saturday marked the first day of Orlando Summer League action from the Amway Center as fans around the league got an initial taste of an exciting crop of rookies and younger players...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 1 month ago 62,255 reads 98 comments

  10. What Does the Avery Bradley Signing Mean for Rondo's Future in Boston?

    BOSTON—The Celtics ’ backcourt got a little bit more crowded yesterday. The team kicked off their free agent maneuvering by reportedly agreeing to terms with restricted ...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 1 month ago 7,553 reads 51 comments

  11. Are the Celtics Now Committed to Another Year of Rebuilding After Quiet Draft?

    BOSTON — The Boston Celtics entered the 2014 NBA draft as a team in a seemingly great position to make a draft-night deal...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 1 month ago 5,472 reads 32 comments

  12. Last Decade of No. 6 NBA Draft Picks Doesn't Bode Too Well for Boston Celtics

    Boston Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge has a reputation for being a stellar drafter of young NBA talent...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 1 month ago 7,299 reads 9 comments

  13. Should the Boston Celtics Draft Joel Embiid If He Falls to No. 6?

    BOSTON— Danny Ainge has never been afraid to take risks during his tenure as an executive with the Boston Celtics . That statement rings particularly true when it comes to Ainge selecting players with injury concerns during the NBA draft...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 2 months ago 8,752 reads 80 comments

  14. Boston Celtics' Best and Worst Trade Assets Heading into 2014 Offseason

    The Boston Celtics are due for a roster makeover this summer after a lackluster 25-win effort during the 2013-14 season...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 3 months ago 12,121 reads 28 comments

  15. Why Trading for Kevin Love May Not Be the Best Option for the Boston Celtics

    The Boston Celtics have played the rebuild option to perfection after electing to hit the reset button last summer by dealing away Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett ...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 3 months ago 19,955 reads 133 comments

  16. Why the Celtics Could Be an Attractive Destination for Kevin Love

    It’s only May, but the Kevin Love trade derby is just starting to heat up. Multiple reports this weekend indicated that the All-Star power forward does not want to re-sign ...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 3 months ago 9,348 reads 62 comments

  17. Examining Paul Pierce's Future: Where Will He Play Next Season?

    Paul Pierce has played 16 NBA seasons, but he made it clear after the Brooklyn Nets ’ season-ending loss to the Miami Heat Wednesday night that his career was far from over...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 3 months ago 5,494 reads 15 comments

  18. Rajon Rondo Making His Value Known from Long Range

    BOSTON — After suffering a torn right ACL in January 2012, it took nearly a year for Rajon Rondo to be cleared for game action. Sitting out for such a long stretch could be seen as a detriment to one’s game...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 5 months ago 5,810 reads 22 comments

  19. Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett's Leadership Sparks Brooklyn Nets' Turnaround

    BOSTON—On a February evening in which the Brooklyn Nets lost by 44 points to the Portland Trail Blazers , the fourth-worst defeat in franchise history, there were two distinctly different reactions in the Nets locker room after the game...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 5 months ago 2,722 reads 2 comments

  20. What's Next for Boston Celtics After Trade Deadline Inaction?

    For just the second time in the past six seasons, the Boston Celtics did not make a deal on the day of the NBA trade deadline...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 6 months ago 10,106 reads 37 comments

  21. Should the Boston Celtics Trade or Keep Brandon Bass?

    It is crucial for any front office in today’s NBA to find a reliable performer on a reasonable contract. Someone who has a select, but strong, skill set and plays within those limitations on the floor...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 6 months ago 7,212 reads 21 comments

  22. Boston Celtics Should Deal Jeff Green Before Trade Deadline

    Since arriving in Boston in February 2011, Jeff Green has been one of the most divisive figures ever to wear a Celtics uniform...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 6 months ago 6,254 reads 29 comments

  23. Are Boston Celtics' 'Rising Stars' Legitimate Long-Term Building Blocks?

    BOSTON—The Boston Celtics were the only team this year to have two of their players named to the Rising Stars Challenge...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 7 months ago 7,186 reads 27 comments

  24. 2 Compelling Reasons Rajon Rondo Might Explore Free Agency in 2015

    BOSTON — While his team continues to build for the future, Rajon Rondo said Friday he hasn’t thought much about the prospect of free agency after his contract expires with the Boston Celtics at the end of the 2014-15 season...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 7 months ago 9,561 reads 52 comments

  25. Don't Write off Brooklyn Nets' Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett Just Yet

    Paul Pierce is washed up. Kevin Garnett is done. Both guys have nothing left. These familiar refrains were heard across the NBA after the Brooklyn Nets ’ dismal start to the 2013-14 season...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 7 months ago 15,137 reads 28 comments