Boston Celtics

High school coach for Markelle Fultz explains why he cut him from the varsity team

High school coach for Markelle Fultz explains why he cut him from the varsity team

A. Sherrod Blakely talks with Markelle Fultz former head coach, Mike Jones, about all the positive attributes of Fultz on and off the court. Jones talks about his decision to put Fultz on the JV team his sophmore year, and how it helped him learn and grow as a leader. He also talks about player's you can compare him to, and how he would react to not getting as many minutes as other high draft picks might receive.

BST Podcast: How will Kyrie Irving fit into Celtics' system?

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BST Podcast: How will Kyrie Irving fit into Celtics' system?

A. Sherrod Blakely and Kyle Draper break down how Kyrie Irving will fit in Boston’s system and how much Isaiah Thomas’ contract impacted the Celtics to trade him at the 11-minute, 47-seconds mark.

Here are the rest of the minutes.

1:19 - Michael Holley, Kyle Draper, and Kayce Smith discuss the blockbuster trade that sent Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder, Ante Zizic, and Nets 1st round pick for Kyrie Irving and debate if it was the right move to make for the Celtics.

7:08 - Mike Gorman joins by phone to give his opinion on the trade, if the Celtics are in a better position now, and if he has any concerns with the deal.

16:54 - Chris Forsberg joins BST to compare the Celtics and the Cavaliers rosters now that they have completed this blockbuster trade.