For the first time in seven seasons, the Celtics won’t be getting a true taste of the postseason. But over the next few days, Brad Stevens and his young players will get a sample of what a playoff series might feel like.
The Miami Heat and Chicago Bulls are getting ready for Friday’s pivotal game 3.
But I also happen to think this: Playing without Derrick Rose in the playoffs could actually be a very good thing for the Bulls in the long run.
Gresh and Zo started off Thursday’s show talking some Celtics basketball as the NBA heads into it’s All-Star Weekend. The C’s are now 8-1 without Rajon Rondo and are gaining the respect of the league as they continue to win games short-handed.
It certainly wasn’t pretty, and Celtics head coach Doc Rivers put it best Wednesday night after the Celtics beat the Bulls 71-69.
Kevin Garnett scored eight of his 12 points in the fourth quarter and added 11 rebounds, and the Boston Celtics overcame poor shooting to beat the Chicago Bulls 71-69 Wednesday night.
The Boston Celtics’ current homestand was going well before a seemingly inferior opponent ended their season-best winning streak.
The Boston Celtics return home winners of three straight, and with a whole new outlook on the season. With a five-game home stand on tap, they have a chance to get even better.
Felger and Massarotti opened the day discussing the struggles of the Boston Celtics including last nights 100-89 loss to the Chicago Bulls. Is Kevin Garnett as emotionally invested in the this team as he’s been in the past?
Celtics head coach Doc Rivers didn’t sugarcoat things following their third straight loss on Tuesday night, saying Boston is “not a good team right now.”