Author: Eric Bradanese

Ben Simmons is the Most Overrated Player in the NBA

Throughout the landscape of the NBA, there are a multitude of players that can be classified as “overrated.” There are players with massive contracts who do not produce. There are players who have produced in the past but have not lived up to their potential. There are players that receive  hype and over-excitement without ever […]

The Kyrie Irving Absence Effect

The Celtics have come out of the gates with their best record to start a season under head coach Brad Stevens. After dropping the opener to the Philadelphia 76ers, the team has won five straight, including victories against eastern conference contenders Milwaukee and Toronto. The team has battled back from rough starts in all six […]

Celtics Take Down Defending Champs in Home Opener

Celtics Defeat Raptors 112-106 After a disappointing showing in the season opener, the Celtics bounced back to defeat the defending champion Toronto Raptors at TD Garden. The Raptors traveled to Boston after an overtime victory against the New Orleans Pelicans on Tuesday. Many believed the now Kawhi-less Raptors would not pose much threat in the […]

Patriots vs. Giants: Week 6 Recap

Following a Week 5 blowout victory over the Washington Redskins, the Patriots looked to remain undefeated on Thursday Night Football. The New York Giants limped into Foxborough on the short week after suffering their third loss of the season to the Minnesota Vikings. Although previous matchups between these two teams had been iconic, all signs […]

Week 2 Preview: Patriots at Dolphins

The Patriots look to improve to 2-0 on the season after a dominating 33-3 win against the Pittsburgh Steelers. The team will travel to Miami to square off against rookie head coach and former defensive play caller Brian Flores. The Dolphins suffered an embarrassing 59-10 loss to the Baltimore Ravens in Week 1 and will […]

2019-2020: Will Gordon Hayward Return to All-Star Form?

Gordon Hayward’s tenure with the Celtics has not gone according to plan thus far. After signing a mega deal in the summer of 2017, Hayward suffered his catastrophic ankle injury. The injury has been a major setback in what hoped to be a serious booster to the Celtics title contending hopes. It’s hard to criticize […]

Celtics 2019-2020 Schedule Highlights

The Celtics 2019-2020 season schedule has been released. The upcoming season is highly anticipated to erase the disappointment following an early playoff exit. Season highlights are as follows: Season Opener: Wednesday October 23rd @ PHI   The Celtics open the regular season in Philadelphia against the 76ers. The so called “rivalry” game has escalated in […]

Brad Stevens Poised for Major Bounce Back Year

The dysfunction of the 2018-2019 Boston Celtics has been discussed ad nauseam. A focal point of the discussion has been head coach Brad Stevens. His ability to manage a team with both superstars and high expectations is in question. Stevens admittedly struggled to control player egos and distribute minutes throughout the highly talented roster. Despite […]