Danny Ainge and the Boston Celtics aren't naive. They certainly will try until the end, but know that getting Kevin Love probably isn't in the cards.
The Celtics have made a number of offseason moves so far, but Jared Sullinger's growth and development will still be a major key to future success.
1yCeltics guard Courtney Lee hasn't been in much of the limelight throughout his career, and he may avoid it somewhat in Boston too. He doesn't mind, and plans on benefiting from it.
1yStephane Lasme has had two stints with the Celtics -- one in training camp in 2010 and the other in the 2012 Summer League. While he never
1yDoc Rivers and the Celtics have a lot to work on, but on Day 1 they got down to what defines them.
1yWould Paul Pierce ever play in another uniform? Would he ever even think about it?
1yAfter a flight that lasted about 12 hours with many players getting little to no sleep, it would have come as a surprise to no one if Boston Celtics coach Doc Rivers gave his players the day off after they landed . . . But nope.
1yWhen you lose a future Hall of Famer, the NBA's most prolific three-point shooter of all time, conventional wisdom might say that your team is going to take a hit. But the Celtics don't feel that way.
1yAt some point early this morning, the Boston Celtics landed at Istanbul Ataturk Airport, ready to kick off a weeklong trip that they hope will shape the course of their season.