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Andrew Wiggins

Kansas Jayhawks freshman Andrew Wiggins.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Joe Sullivan On Toucher & Rich: Are Freshman Phenoms As Good As Advertised?

For Boston Celtics fans, the NCAA tournament was supposed to offer a glimpse of the future.

98.5 The Sports Hub–03/24/2014

Jamari Traylor #31 of the Kansas Jayhawks shoots the ball against the Eastern Kentucky Colonels during the second round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Scottrade Center on March 21, 2014 in St Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Kansas Turns Back Pesky Eastern Kentucky, 80-69

Andrew Wiggins scored 19 points, Jamari Traylor and Perry Ellis had double-doubles and second-seeded Kansas pulled away down the stretch to beat pesky Eastern Kentucky 80-69 on Friday in the second round of the NCAA tournament.

03/21/2014

Jabari Parker #1 of the Duke Blue Devils reacts after a play on November 8, 2013 in Durham, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Playing The Lottery: Who Celtics Fans Should Be Watching During NCAA Tournament

With college basketball superstars being the center of attention in the NCAA tournament, Celtics fans will be eagerly paying attention the next two weeks to which player could be the potential future of the franchise.

98.5 The Sports Hub–03/20/2014

Duke's Jabari Parker, Kentucky's Julius Randle & Andrew Wiggins and Joel Embiid of Kansas. (Getty Images)

Ainge Looking For ‘Mental And Physical Toughness’ During NCAA Tourney

While the Celtics VP of Basketball Operations hasn’t drafted a player solely on his performance in March Madness, Danny Ainge says you can find out a lot about the makeup of a player during this time of year.

98.5 The Sports Hub–03/20/2014

Jabari Parker #1 of the Duke Blue Devils (credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Five Things: NCAA Tournament Bids And Wichita’s Perfection

In the major conferences, Florida completed an undefeated regular season in the SEC and Cincinnati and Louisville tied atop the American.

03/10/2014

Naadir Tharpe #10 of the Kansas Jayhawks (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Rising Star: Kansas Guard Naadir Tharpe

The 5’11” Tharpe is averaging 30 minutes, 8.9 points, and 5.1 assists per game while shooting 45 percent from the field, 39 percent from deep, and 82 percent from the line.

03/04/2014

NBA Deputy Commissioner Adam Silver announces the Boston Celtics as the fifth pick during the 2007 NBA Draft Lottery on May 22, 2007. (Photo by Jennifer Pottheiser/NBAE via Getty Images)

Toucher & Rich: Would Celtics Use Top 5 Draft Pick Or Package It In A Deal?

Mike Gorman told Toucher and Rich Tuesday morning that Danny Ainge would be a great poker player, because he loves (trade) chips.

98.5 The Sports Hub–02/04/2014

Jabari Parker #1 of the Duke Blue Devils reacts after a play on November 8, 2013 in Durham, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Felger & Mazz: Brian Robb’s Top 5 NBA Prospects

Tankapalooza is alive and well, so our Celtics blogger Brian Robb gave us his Top 5 amateur basketball prospects.

98.5 The Sports Hub–01/22/2014

Jabari Parker #1 of the Duke Blue Devils reacts after a play on November 8, 2013 in Durham, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Ainge: Upcoming Draft ‘Not As Spectacular As Everyone Makes It Out To Be’

Celtics President of Basketball Operations Danny Ainge discussed the end of the Celtics winning streak, the preparation of Coach Stevens in relation to other coaches he’s worked with and whether or not this upcoming draft class is all that.

98.5 The Sports Hub–11/14/2013

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