Boston recently traded Avery Bradley to the Detroit Pistons for Marcus Morris and left Celtics fans in shock. It was a questionable trade, but there are reasons behind it. The 6’2” guard who was drafted number 19 back in the 2010 NBA Draft was just a guy from Tacoma Washington trying to have a successful… Continue reading Goodbye Avery Bradley
By Brian Jones Twitter: @JonesyNBA I understand that it is way too early in the off-season to judge how all NBA teams will be next season but it’s fun to see where the teams stand right now. There are still some decent free agents left that could move a team from one tier to another… Continue reading NBA Teams in Tiers
Gordon Hayward is underrated. Yes, even though he was a top 10 draft pick, an all-star, and just signed a 4 year contract for $128 million, he is still underrated. In my opinion he is in the same tier as Paul George, Jimmy Butler, and Carmelo Anthony. These three players have been in trade rumors… Continue reading Gordon Hayward Explained
By Brian Jones @JonesyNBA The Celtics powered past the Bulls in the first round of the playoffs after a scary start to the series. They rattled off four wins in a row after losing the first two. Old friend Rajon Rondo went down with an injury after game two and the Celtics took advantage. Would… Continue reading Player Grades From Round 1
Written by Brian Jones Twitter - @JonesyBOS There is no denying the value of Avery Bradley to this Celtics team when he is healthy. He is one of the best perimeter defenders in the NBA and his offense has improved every season. Chris Mannix believes Bradley is the most underrated player in the league and… Continue reading 5 Reasons Avery Bradley Will be Traded
This years trade deadline was filled with its share of rumors regarding the Boston Celtics. The deadline has just recently passed, and the Celtics did not make a deal. This comes as a disappointment to many fans, but it shouldn't be a big surprise. This is due to the fact that other teams ask Boston… Continue reading Why Everything is Okay After the 2017 Trade Deadline
Written by Brian Jones Twitter - @JonesyNBA What Happened? The rumor mill was crazy but none of those rumors happened. Just like last year. It would have been interesting to see the Celtics get somebody that could help this team make a playoff run but I am happy they didn’t decide to sacrifice their future to… Continue reading 2017 Trade Deadline Recap: What Now?
Written by @JonesyNBA Paul George and Jimmy Butler are two all star small forwards that have been connected to the Celtics in trade rumors. Either one would be an upgrade over Jae Crowder but who would you rather have for the same price? Well @CelticsNetwork asked that exact question in a twitter poll and the… Continue reading Paul George or Jimmy Butler?
By Brian Jones Twitter - @JonesyNBA *This article was written before the season on October 4, 2016.* The Boston Celtics start their season on October 26th and look to improve on what was an entertaining up and down year in 2015-2016. The C’s finished with 48 wins and a disappointing first round exit against the… Continue reading 2016-2017 Celtics Season Preview
Welcome to the Celtics Network website! This is the first post that we're using to help test things out. Below is a video showing many of Isaiah Thomas' highlight plays that got him selected to the all-star game. We hope you enjoy it, and check back here for future articles. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SIMm-dc0ZSM