Celtics draft pick James Young says he suffered a concussion in a car accident prior to the NBA draft, forcing him to miss all of the Orlando Summer League.
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.
2yCan the Celtics get Kevin Garnett more involved in their offense without becoming predictable? They'll try in Game 5.
2yAt this point in the season, NBA teams still with games to play may change their lineup, but their identity? That's doesn't happen. Yet when you look at Friday nights game, the Sixers won in an un-Sixer-like fashion.
2yFor years, the Boston Celtics always had the experience card to play in end-of-the-game situations. As you look at their second round playoff series against Philadelphia, that has not been an advantage for the C's
2yAfter a game in which the Sixers went on a momentum changing 15-2 run, Rajon Rondo knows what went wrong on an offensive standpoint for the C's.
2yKevin Garnett has been out-of-this-world good for the Celtics in the postseason so far, but in Game 4, that player didn't show up.
2yWhen the Celtics jumped out early, and had an 18-point lead in the third quarter, it seemed as though it was just a matter of time before the game was theirs. But Philadelphia had another idea, and the C's let them run with it.
2yThe Celtics still may very well win this series, but they didn't do themselves any favors