Tag: Jaylen Brown

The Celtics Will Need Marcus Smart More Than Ever In The Playoffs

As we still wait for the NBA season to resume in late July critics, analysts, and basketball fans in general are curious on how much the Celtics will be able to challenge the Bucks. The truth is that we know about the superstars in Boston. But Marcus Smart may be the key to the postseason […]

Celtics vs. Mavericks 11/20/2017, When Irving-Celtics Union Looked Great

Whether you like Kyrie Irving or hate him, when he came to Boston in 2017 he may have been one of the most-dangerous players with the ball in his hands of any point guard in the League. He put his skills on display early in his stint with the Celtics, when Boston traveled to Dallas […]

Player Deconditioning – The Unmentioned Consequence in NBA Shutdown

We have heard of most of the negative aspects of the NBA’s decision to put the 2019-20 season on hiatus because of the coronavirus outbreak. But one major concern is the fact that even elite athletes, including professional basketball players, can become deconditioned in a very short period of time. Admittedly, two of the very […]

Marcus Smart: Celtics Culture Personified

On more than one occasion Marcus Smart has been referred to the heart and soul of the Boston Celtics. From his pregame warm-ups to post game interviews, there’s never a moment he isn’t exuding Celtics culture. Kendrick Perkins recently noted, “Marcus Smart’s heart, tenacity and pride is Celtics to the core. From Brad, to Russell, […]