The Celtics host the Lakers in a prime time Thursday night showdown at the Garden in what should be a battle of East vs. West powerhouses. Wait, that’s not right.
Ray Allen has played in Boston as an opponent 15 times before. He knows what it’s like to play under the fabled Celtics banners, knows exactly how the crowd treats visiting players. His 16th appearance there as a visitor will be substantially different.
Sports Illustrated’s Ian Thomsen joined 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Toucher and Rich on Friday, and even though he said these Celtics have “no chance” at an NBA Championship, the team deserves the benefit of the doubt given their history of strong play in the second half of the season.
Former Celtics forward Brian Scalabrine joined 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Toucher & Rich to discuss the Green, Rajon Rondo, Ray Allen, the defensive play and the Lakers.
Last night the Boston Celtics defeated the Washington Wizards 100-94 in overtime. The Celtics are now 2-2. Felger and Massarotti talked about the Celtics and their early season struggles.
Felger and Massarotti were joined in studio by Boston Celtics Managing Partners, Wyc Grousbeck and Steve Pagliuca, to talk some Celtics and the NBA. The Celtics will play the Milwaukee Bucks in tonight’s home opener.
Celtics play-by-play man Mike Gorman joins Toucher & Rich to talk some Celtics defense, their opening night loss to the Heat, and just how good LeBron James is.
Felger and Massarotti opened the day discussing the Boston Celtics 120-107 loss in the NBA season opener to the Miami Heat.
The Boston Celtics defense is a work in progress, and captain Paul Pierce vows it will be better.
With the Boston Celtics falling to the Miami Heat 120-107 in Miami on Tuesday night, SI’s Senior basketball writer Ian Thomsen joined 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Toucher & Rich on Wednesday to break down the season opening loss.