BOSTON (CBS) — The Celtics have reeled off three straight wins entering Saturday’s visit to Miami, and that’s provided a nice five-game sample to start the year to evaluate what trends are real and which are myths.
Saturday morning, “Celtics @ 7” host Adam Kaufman broke down Boston’s elite defensive play and above-average work on the boards, anchored by often underappreciated veteran leader Al Horford.READ MORE: Nearly Half A Million Lose Power As Nor'easter Hits Massachusetts
SB Nation senior writer Paul Flannery joined Kaufman to evaluate who the C’s are and where they’re going, what to expect this year from impressive youngsters from Jaylen Brown and Jayson Tatum, whether Marcus Smart will find his jumper, how Danny Ainge may elect to use the newly granted Disabled Player Exception, and much more.READ MORE: Plymouth Homeowners Scramble For Emergency Supplies After Damage From Nor'easter
Kaufman also welcomed his good buddy Landman to the program to offer his insights on why Horford and Smart are so consistently undervalued by the masses.MORE NEWS: 'The Wind Was Crazy': Almost All Of Scituate Without Power After Nor'easter
Enjoy the full podcast above!