Of the new guys acquired by Boston from Dallas in the Rajon Rondo trade last week, the least heralded of the group is easily Jae Crowder.
Jae Crowder is happy to join the Celtics -- it's just that he wishes the trade hadn't come right before the holidays.
Jameer Nelson wasn't sure why his coach told him to foul Elfrid Payton - but he followed orders. The move paid off, too.
The newly acquired Celtics are not only trying impress Celtics coaches, but they're auditioning for teams that may have interest at the trade deadline.
The Cavaliers need to address the void left at center by Anderson Varejao's torn Achilles, and the Celtics could reportedly be a part of a deal that makes that happens.
Kobe Bryant admits that it was disappointing to see Rajon Rondo traded to the Mavericks and not the Lakers.
Bob Ryan gives his report card for Brad Stevens so far during his tenure with the Celtics.