While there is no timetable on Marcus Smart’s return from an ankle injury, the Celtics rookie feels like he’ll be back very soon.
Fans should be thankful the team is playing it smart with their young guard.
“I don’t know. Just recover. It’s my life. It’s all I can do right now.”
The Celtics’ commitment to defense finally showed up in Sunday’s loss to Portland.
The Celtics used a late push in the final minutes to slice into an 11-point Portland lead, but fell 94-88
The Celtics have shown flashes of brilliance during the early stages of the 2014-15 season, but Friday night they got a painful reminder of how much work they have ahead of them.
Host Adam Kaufman discussed the Celtics’ lack of a finisher on offense and what’s ailed the club on defense.
Most fans expected the Boston Celtics offense to be a bit better in year two of the Brad Stevens era.
There’s no aberration here. It’s not an early-season fluke due for a market correction. The Grizzlies have the best record in the NBA.
If you were hoping to see Courtney Lee and Tony Allen play against their former team on Friday night, you may be greatly disappointed come tip-off.