Tobias Harris, Victor Oladipo Give Magic Bright Future, But Still Unlikely to Pass Celtics in Standings (Poll)

Tobias Harris, Victor Oladipo Give Magic Bright Future, But Still Unlikely to Pass Celtics in Standings (Poll)

Each day this week, NESN.com will take a look at a team that is virtually…

Avery Bradley Faces Pivotal Season as Restricted Free Agency Looms

Avery Bradley Faces Pivotal Season as Restricted Free Agency Looms

Few players’ values are as invariably overstated or understated as Avery Bradley‘s. On one hand,…

Doc Rivers Tells Fib, Intentionally or Not, in Account of His Departure From Celtics

Doc Rivers Tells Fib, Intentionally or Not, in Account of His Departure From Celtics

Doc Rivers is his own man with his own concerns, and if his worst crime…

Celtics Could Benefit From NBA Luxury Tax Loophole in Long-Term Future

Celtics Could Benefit From NBA Luxury Tax Loophole in Long-Term Future

Just how bad the Celtics will be this season is subject to debate. The good…

Paul Pierce’s Regret Shows Through as He Heads Into Life After Celtics

Paul Pierce’s Regret Shows Through as He Heads Into Life After Celtics

Paul Pierce said all the right things, but it sounded forced, like he was trying…

Celtics’ Roster Overhaul Isn’t Finished Yet, As Team Still Has Moves to Make

Celtics’ Roster Overhaul Isn’t Finished Yet, As Team Still Has Moves to Make

WALTHAM, Mass. — In a summer that has brought a whirlwind of emotions to Celtics players,…

Paul Pierce’s Legacy With Celtics a Reminder Not to Give Up on Rajon Rondo Too Soon

Paul Pierce’s Legacy With Celtics a Reminder Not to Give Up on Rajon Rondo Too Soon

There aren’t a lot of players like Paul Pierce, guys who give their all to…

Brad Stevens’ Success or Failure Will Be Referendum on Danny Ainge’s Decision-Making With Celtics

Brad Stevens’ Success or Failure Will Be Referendum on Danny Ainge’s Decision-Making With Celtics

WALTHAM, Mass. — When Danny Ainge first called Brad Stevens last Wednesday to gauge his interest…

Rajon Rondo, Not Brad Stevens, Has Most to Lose If Celtics’ Player-Coach Relationship Fizzles

Rajon Rondo, Not Brad Stevens, Has Most to Lose If Celtics’ Player-Coach Relationship Fizzles

WALTHAM, Mass. — On a day that was supposed to be about Brad Stevens, Rajon…

Brad Stevens Brings Different Promise to Celtics Than Rick Pitino’s Failed Attempt to Make Leap From College to Pros

Brad Stevens Brings Different Promise to Celtics Than Rick Pitino’s Failed Attempt to Make Leap From College to Pros

The first question many people had when news came that former Butler University coach Brad…

Brad Stevens’ Hire as Celtics Coach Brings Analytics Out of Front Office, Onto Bench

Brad Stevens’ Hire as Celtics Coach Brings Analytics Out of Front Office, Onto Bench

Numbers: They’re not just for front-office guys anymore. Contrary to popular belief, the NBA of…

Rajon Rondo’s Desire to Be Next Celtics Great Complicates Team’s Rebuilding Effort

Rajon Rondo’s Desire to Be Next Celtics Great Complicates Team’s Rebuilding Effort

He clashes with teammates. He bumps referees, when he’s not tossing basketballs at them. He…

Danny Ainge, Celtics Strive to Keep Costs in Check Through Rebuild

Danny Ainge, Celtics Strive to Keep Costs in Check Through Rebuild

A little birdie on Causeway Street told me the Celtics’ philosophy for the coming era…

Danny Ainge Prepared for Grueling, Challenging Task of Rebuilding Celtics

Danny Ainge Prepared for Grueling, Challenging Task of Rebuilding Celtics

BOSTON — This is not going to be easy — or pretty. Danny Ainge has…

Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett Trade Reminder That Notion of Loyalty in Sports Cuts Both Ways

Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett Trade Reminder That Notion of Loyalty in Sports Cuts Both Ways

A ticket to a basketball game doesn’t buy a whole lot. It earns the ticketholder…

Kelly Olynyk Nice Piece to Help Celtics’ Rebuilding Process, But Far From Franchise Cornerstone

Kelly Olynyk Nice Piece to Help Celtics’ Rebuilding Process, But Far From Franchise Cornerstone

BOSTON — Give Danny Ainge credit for framing the conversation. The agreement to send Paul…

Doc Rivers Offers His Reasons for Leaving Celtics, But Words Ring Somewhat Hollow

Doc Rivers Offers His Reasons for Leaving Celtics, But Words Ring Somewhat Hollow

Nobody issued an ultimatum. Through all the starts and stops between the Celtics and Clippers…

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