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Your Morning Dump… Where our Westbrook daydream is over

Your Morning Dump… Where our Westbrook daydream is over

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big story line. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. Oklahoma City Thunder star guard Russell Westbrook has agreed to a three-year, $85 million-plus maximum contract renegotiation, league sources told The Vertical. Westbrook, a five-time All-Star, [...]

August 4, 2016 Mike Dynon (@MikeDynon) Avery Bradley, Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder, Kelly Olynyk, The Morning Dump 2

Your Morning Dump… Where our 5 can beat your 5, mostly

Your Morning Dump… Where our 5 can beat your 5, mostly

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big story line. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. As free agency all but dries up after a summer of unprecedented spending, we can start looking ahead to the 2016-17 season. And what better way [...]

August 3, 2016 Mike Dynon (@MikeDynon) Jaylen Brown, The Morning Dump 3

Locked On Celtics Mailbag: re-drafts & the Mt. Rushmore of C’s trades

Locked On Celtics Mailbag: re-drafts & the Mt. Rushmore of C’s trades

While unloading a packed mailbag, Jay and I ranked our Mount Rushmore of Celtics trades, slotted where Terry Rozier & Kelly Olynyk would go in their respective re-drafts, picked teams (actually, agonized over teams for way too long) for a theoretical intrasquad scrimmage, and answered a while lot of other Celtics questions. Enjoy the show. [...]

August 2, 2016 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Rainin' J's 0

Your Morning Dump… Where the Celtics aren’t in a rush to lock up Olynyk

Your Morning Dump… Where the Celtics aren’t in a rush to lock up Olynyk

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big story line. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. Forward/center Kelly Olynyk is eligible to sign a long-term deal before the Oct. 30 deadline but the Celtics are likely to wait until next summer to [...]

August 2, 2016 Chuck - Red's Army Celtics News, Kelly Olynyk 13

Your Morning Dump… Where conference predictions are coming

Your Morning Dump… Where conference predictions are coming

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big story line. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. On the other side, there’s a good chance that the East at least remains in place. Boston improved with getting Al Horford, Toronto isn’t going anywhere [...]

August 1, 2016 Ben Mark Leon Powe, The Morning Dump 5

Your Morning Dump… Where Jaylen Brown’s Working on His “Growth Mindset”

Your Morning Dump… Where Jaylen Brown’s Working on His “Growth Mindset”

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big story line. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. “It’s the growth mindset,” Betchart said. “If you are going to master shooting, you’re gonna have to miss a lot of shots. It’s kind of like [...]

July 30, 2016 Rich Jensen The Morning Dump 11

Jaylen Brown in the lab

Jaylen Brown in the lab

In the lab. ☘ #CrazyLight #FCHWPO pic.twitter.com/wWVtl1HZ1H — Jaylen Brown (@FCHWPO) July 29, 2016 Work it, rook. Here’s hoping the jumper is working or else defenders are going to lay off a mile. My expectations are super low for this guy because: a) he’s 19 b) his shooting needs a lot of work c) I [...]

July 29, 2016 Chuck - Red's Army Celtics News, Jaylen Brown 6

Your Morning Dump…. Where Boston opens the preseason against a college team

Your Morning Dump…. Where Boston opens the preseason against a college team

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big story line. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. J/K it’s the Sixers. Sorry college teams out there. That was a pretty low blow. The Celtics announced Thursday they will tip off a seven-game exhibition [...]

July 29, 2016 Rich Jensen The Morning Dump 7

Doc blames bloggers for fueling the Blake Griffin trade rumors

Doc blames bloggers for fueling the Blake Griffin trade rumors

Via CSNNE: Doc Rivers appeared on The Vertical Podcast with Adrian Wojnarowski and dismissed the Blake Griffin trade rumors, claiming that “bloggers” who “have nothing to do with the sport” were the cause of the Blake-to-Boston gossip. “We are hoping that Blake ends his career playing for the Clippers,” Rivers told Woj. “No team is [...]

July 28, 2016 Chuck - Red's Army Doc Rivers, Rumors 6

Locked On Celtics: Are Celtics challengers to Cleveland?

Locked On Celtics: Are Celtics challengers to Cleveland?

The Celtics tied up some loose ends and made a bunch of well-known agreements official, so Jay King and I discuss how those signings affect potential trades moving forward. We also analyze some analysis from SI’s Rob Mahoney, who joined the Locked On NBA podcast (network shoutout!) for a wide-ranging interview that included the Celtics as [...]

July 28, 2016 John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) Rainin' J's Comments Off on Locked On Celtics: Are Celtics challengers to Cleveland?