Pierce optimistic in post-practice tweet

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Pierce optimistic in post-practice tweet

Paul Pierce and the Celtics hit the court for their first practice of the year on Saturday.

Pierce seems pretty happy by the way the Celtics looked today.

Made it through first day of practice We r gonna b scary good Paul Pierce (@paulpierce34) September 29, 2012

The rookies came into camp ready to go, and by the sound of it the veterans have too.

The C's start the regular season on October 30th against the rival Miami heat.

BOSTON SPORTS TONIGHT PODCAST: George, Hayward, or Griffin?

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BOSTON SPORTS TONIGHT PODCAST: George, Hayward, or Griffin?

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0:41 - Celtics are reportedly trying to trade for Paul George and sign Gordon Hayward. Kevin O’Connor joins BST to break down how the Celtics could fit both players under the cap and what Boston would have to give up to acquire George. 

6:37 - Kevin O’Connor joins Michael Holley, Kayce Smith, and Tom Curran to talk about Blake Griffin, what kind of contract he could get, and if Griffin could be a better fit over Gordon Hayward. 

10:13 - With Bruins owner Jeremy Jacobs getting into the Hockey Hall of Fame, Phil Perry joins Tom Curran to discuss how Robert Kraft getting into the Pro Football Hall of Fame might not be as easy of a process as you think. 

14:05 - If the Celtics were to add George and Hayward or Griffin, would they be a better team than the Cavaliers? Curran, Giles, and Smith discuss.