The Orlando Magic are one of the few teams already eliminated from playoff contention. And on Friday, it didn't take long to see why.CELTICS TALK PODCAST – Smart's importance, dissecting the Eastern ConferenceThe Boston Celtics didn't waste any time taking
BOSTON — Marcus Smart is out for the remainder of the regular season, but there's a very good chance he'll be available at some point in the Boston Celtics' postseason quest. The 6-foot-4 guard underwent successful surgery to repair a torn ulnar collateral
For most rookies, that first year in the NBA is one filled with lots of learning. From that standpoint, Jayson Tatum is not all that unusual. Going forward, with players in and out of the lineup because of injuries or just rest, Tatum's impact has to continue to expand.
DETROIT –Terry Rozier, as the running joke goes, is the NBA’s most unattainable player. Celtics president Danny Ainge reportedly wouldn’t trade Rozier for Serge Ibaka, according to the actual report which sparked the gag. Hasn’t traded Rozier for Anthony Davis.
Marcus Smart tore a tendon in his right thumb in Sunday’s loss to the Pacers. “I think there’s a chance he plays and a chance he’s done,” Boston Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge told 98.5 The Sports Hub on Thursday. Celtics guard Marcus Smart will undergo surgery on his thumb today, but there's hope he can return sometime in the playoffs, league source tells ESPN.
Kyrie Irving, Jaylen Brown, Daniel Theis, don’t forget Gordon Hayward — now has added their best perimeter defender and a key to their playoff chances to the list in Marcus Smart. Celtics guard Marcus Smart will undergo surgery on his thumb today, but there's hope he can return sometime in the playoffs, league source tells ESPN.
The late-season injuries that have ravaged the Celtics roster of late have left them with a lot more questions than answers. Many of those questions center around whether they will go into the playoffs with the kind of momentum to springboard them to postseason success. CELTICS TALK PODCAST – How important is Smart?
The shots dried up for the Knicks in the fourth quarter and the Sixers somehow came back to win 118-110, but the emotional damage was mostly done at that point. It's been six years since we watched the Sixers in the postseason, but it's been a lot longer than that – I couldn't even tell you how long, exactly – since we watched them with expectation. My main reaction to watching Andre Iguodala hit two free throws to sink the Bulls in Game 6 in 2012 was to laugh hysterically.
Your browser does not support iframes. Isaiah Thomas was a legitimate MVP candidate last season for the Boston Celtics. He’s gone from the 60th overall pick seven years ago to a starting point guard in the NBA. When healthy, Thomas is a real weapon. He
The Celtics announced Thursday that Daniel Theis underwent successful surgery to repair his left knee lateral meniscus."The surgery was performed by Celtics Team Physician Dr. Anthony Schena and was assisted by Dr. Paul Weitzel at New England Baptist