Rajon Rondo is the clear star of this Celtics team, but there's one guard looking to make a big leap and another preparing for his first NBA season.
Between Marcus Thornton, Evan Turner, and rookie James Young, there's plenty of new players to create competition at the top of the wing position.
Tyler Zeller is looking to jumpstart a career that began with such promise but seemed to have stalled out a year ago in Cleveland.
1yA. Sherrod Blakely agrees with Rajon Rondo on one thing: the Celtics could very well have a deeper team now than when they won the NBA championship.
1yThere's a lot to like about Jeff Green and what he's shown through the first handful of exhibition games. Donny Marshall really has to dig deep to find anything to criticize in his performance. If there's any place for improvement, Marshall says rebounding...
1yAs Doc Rivers continues to shuffle his lineup, he's happy with the rotation of players.
1yHARTFORD, Conn. Every season, regardless of how young or old a team is, pick-and-roll defense is always an area of concern. That certainly was the case on Saturday as the New York Knicks picked the Boston Celtics defense apart in handing the C's a 98-95 loss. Knicks rookie...
1yDoc Rivers leaves his rookies on the floor in crunch time to see how they respond.
1yHARTFORD -- The Boston Celtics traveled to Connecticut to play their third preseason game on Saturday. In spite of having two under their belts, it was their first match up against another NBA team after playing against European squads during their recent trip overseas....
1yFor the third time in as many games, Doc Rivers rolls out a different starting lineup.