Tag "Brad Stevens"

The most unbiased top 10 NBA head coaches

The debate over who the top 10 coaches of the NBA has been a very long debate for too long and here I try to end that debate comparing each coach’s stats. Ranking all of the coaches in the NBA

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McIntyre: Why Isaiah Thomas Returning to Boston Makes Sense

Monday night was a special one at the TD Garden, where Boston Celtics fans weren’t worried about how the team played or the result of the game. Instead, they honored a man who poured his heart and soul into the city of Boston.

That man, Isaiah Thomas, made his first appearance at the TD Garden for the first time since being dealt in the Kyrie Irving trade nearly a year and a half ago. The Celtics played his tribute video for him during the first TV timeout, earning a standing ovation from everyone in the Garden and a few tears from Thomas himself.

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Avery Bradley’s Descent Into Basketball Purgatory

It’s easy to forget that, just two short years ago, Avery Bradley was both the second option offensively for a contending team and one of the consensus best perimeter defenders in the world.

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McIntyre: It’s Time for More Timelord

Following tonight’s disappointing loss to the Miami Heat, there were few positives to take away from the game. One of which is yet another solid showing from first-round pick Robert Williams, aka “Timelord”. Williams got on the court in the

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Greg Monroe: The First Real Flaw in Stevens’ System

When the Boston Celtics picked up Greg Monroe back in early February, fans were excited to see if a classic big man could succeed under head coach Brad Stevens. Stevens is known for running a lineup that consists of versatile,

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What Is the Best GM-Coach Tandem in Boston?

With the offseason in three of the four major Boston sports teams well underway, management is under considerable scrutiny. Even in baseball, with the trade deadline fast approaching Dave Dombrowski is under fire. This begs the question—who is the best

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Celtics Notebook: Young Guns Take Boston to Conference Finals

The Celtics traveled to Philadelphia with a 2-0 series lead over the 76ers and won Game 3 in overtime 101-98. Jayson Tatum lead Boston with 24 points while Joel Embiid had 22 points for the 76ers. The 76ers fought off

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Corey: Stevens Snubbed for Coaches Coach of the Year Award

Toronto Raptors head coach Dwane Casey won the NBA Coaches Association Coach of the Year award—an award voted on by NBA coaches—according to Marc Stein of the New York Times. Raptors coach Dwane Casey has been voted Coach of the

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Corey: Stevens Has Coach of the Year Award Locked Up

As the NBA regular season comes to a close, it’s time to start predicting who will be given the most prestigious awards that the league has to offer. While Sixth Man of the Year, Most Improved Player, Defensive Player of

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Celtics Notebook: Back to Beantown

The Celtics went overseas for a matchup with the 76ers in London and came back with a 114-103 win.  21 points from Jaylen Brown lead the way for Boston, while JJ Redick poured in 22 for Philadelphia. The Celtics came

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