2014 NBA Draft: Aaron Gordon, Marcus Smart Realistic Targets For Celtics (Podcast)


Aaron GordonAfter all the weeks of talk and speculation, Thursday is finally the day when all the questions are answered.

Who goes first between Jabari Parker and Andrew Wiggins? How seriously do teams take Joel Embiid’s broken foot? Is Dante Exum really an option at the No. 1 pick, or is it all a smokescreen?

More importantly, for folks in the New England area, who will the Boston Celtics end up taking (if a much-desired trade for Kevin Love turns out to be impossible by draft night)?

With rumors swirling at hurricane-force levels, CelticsBlog writer and draft analyst Kevin O’Connor joined Celtics beat writer Ben Watanabe in this week’s NESN.com Celtics/NBA podcast to talk about Boston’s options with the Nos. 6 and 17 picks. As it turns out, if the Celtics don’t end up acquiring Kevin Love, the boat isn’t going to sink. It just means the next stop in Championship Harbor might be a bit farther off.

Listen to the podcast or download it in the player below.

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