It won't go down as a blockbuster trade - or fireworks, if you will - but the Celtics did acquire a young center this summer in Tyler Zeller from the Cleveland Cavaliers.
BOSTON - One of the many reasons the Boston Celtics drafted Marcus Smart was because of his defensive talent.
The Celtics will open their eight-game exhibition schedule on Monday, October 6, at TD Garden against the Sixers and close it against the Nets at the Garden on Wednesday, October 22.
NBA rookies took part in their annual photo shoot over the weekend, and that means Celtics rookies Marcus Smart and James Young got in some quality time together.
BOSTON — Even before the analytics movement hit the NBA, this game has been about numbers.
Points, we understand that.
Rebounds, assists, turnovers.