Monday was a day off, so there was no game to distract us from the analysis of Daniel Bard, who's disconcerting meltdown Sunday in Toronto has everybody searching for answers.
Lou Merloni says the problems are mechanical:
Tony Massarotti thinks it's mental:
Whatever the problem, the Boston Herald's Steve Buckley thinks it's time to invent an injury and send Bard to the minors to work on his problems:
Minutes after the Celtics were eliminated by the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals, the folks at Bleacher Report tweeted a video that celebrated the C’s one victory in the series.
There are 17 Celtics championship banners that actually exist and hang at TD Garden. You won’t be seeing one for being a “finalist” or celebrating an actual sweep, such as Spurs over Cavs in the NBA Finals.