LAS VEGAS – From the opening tip, there was a different vibe to the Boston Celtics.
Maybe it was the energy-sapping altitude of Utah no longer being an issue.
LAS VEGAS – Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens tapped into his college basketball connections in hiring former Penn head coach Jerome Allen.
LAS VEGAS – A strong finish in the Utah Jazz Summer League seemed to be just the wake-up call the Boston Celtics needed as they opened up play in Las Vegas and held on for an 85-76 win over Portla
LAS VEGAS – Amir Johnson had a pretty good idea about which teams he might hear from on the first day of free agency.
And then came the call … from the Boston Celtics?