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.
1wKlay Thompson and James Harden help the U.S. turn a close game into a 119-76 rout of Slovenia on Tuesday in the quarterfinals of the Basketball World Cup.
1wWhen it comes to the unknown, Celtics rookie James Young has to rise to the top. But there's plenty of excitement within the organization over him.
1wNo, the Celtics didn't land a superstar this offseason, but there is optimism and reason to believe they'll be better than last season.
1wAtlanta Hawks owner Bruce Levenson is selling his controlling shares of the team after self-reporting "inappropriate and offensive" comments he made via e-mail in 2012.
1wStephen Curry hit six 3-points to carry the US to a 86-63 victory over Mexico and into the quarterfinals of the World Cup of Basketball.
1wJared Sullinger missed by a single year the opportunity to play with Evan Turner at Ohio State. Now they're together at last.
1wIn the fourth of a weeklong series, CSNNE.com Celtics Insider A. Sherrod Blakely looks at five teams poised for a breakout season.