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.
1yMany of Boston's early issues should improve over time, but Jeff Green is one that could linger.
1yBelieve it or not, theres far more on the line for the Celtics tonight during their home opener than there was on Tuesday in Miami.More: Blakely's Celtics-Bucks preview
1yAs new NBA extensions are handed out, we're reminded of how good the Celtics have it
1yCeltics guard Avery Bradley, proud of where he grew up, adopted an AAU team now based out of his hometown of Tacoma, Wash., and provides the funds for the players to travel.
1yA. Sherrod Blakely gives you the breakdown on everything that's going to happen in the NBA this season. Yes, you can check this in June, and it will all be true. But be sure to watch the games anyways because, well, they're a good time.
1yChris Wilcox isn't just dealing with a bad back, but the power forward is also trying to gain some of the weight back that he lost due to his heart surgery. He's getting there, but still trying to eat everything right in sight.
1yThere's been a lot to like about Celtics rookie Jared Sullinger thus far. So much, in fact, that Sullinger could be in line to start on Opening Night. But either way, he looks to have a big role on the team.