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Hour 2 and the discussion is NBA ALL time hierarchy. The three bigs of the conversation are Bill Russell, Michael Jordan, and Lebron James.
The Preacher and the Teacher are in studio and the conversation is an interesting one. Now that the Celtics are out of the play-offs, which poison do you now pick, Golden State or Cleveland? The conversation moves to the Celtics teams of the 80’s and how they compare to the Celtics of 2017.
down, Kevin [McHale] hitting fadeaways, Danny [Ainge] running wild, Larry [Bird] being Larry and D.J. [ Dennis Johnson ] just setting it all up just perfect — I sent that to our son, Luke.” I love it. Not just because these guys are like old
go away, he has had some shaky moments with teammates, he'll never be Mark Price as a shooter, he's never be Dennis Johnson as a defender -- and there is something to the idea that the last five games have shown that Rondo a) holds the
about the transition game? Not a problem. "We go back to the old Celtics, back with Danny [Ainge] and D.J. [ Dennis Johnson ], where they were advancing with the pass," said Rivers. "They couldn't advance with speed -- tell Danny I said that -- so they had to use the pass
Celtics General Manager (1984-97) We had won a championship. Gerald Henderson had started with us -- he and Dennis [ Johnson ] were our starting backcourt. Danny was our third guard. And now Gerald's contract was up. He wasn't holding
to happen, ever. (Oh, and my all-time NBA defensive team? I only count guys I've seen, so I'll go with Dennis Johnson and Jordan at guard, Hakeem in the middle and Dennis Rodman and Michael Cooper as the forwards.) -- Kirk, Bird
Doug Collins immediately offered a great comparison when trying to describe Smart’s vibe: there’s a little Dennis Johnson in there, making you forget all the bad when the good counts the most. The knocks on Smart haven’t really subsided, starting
a roster that took the Warriors to seven games in the Western Conference Finals. Bird played with Hall of Famers Dennis Johnson , Kevin McHale, and Robert Parish, among others. He won three titles and reached the Finals five times in his career
Doyle’s parents, who let the junior defensive end know he’s been awarded a scholarship . TRIVIA ANSWER: Dennis Johnson SOOTHING SOUNDS: The Band lead singer/drummer Levon Helm , who died in 2012, was born on this day in 1940.
gloves and shirt and throws them on the field in protest. Your browser does not support iframes. TRIVIA ANSWER: Dennis Johnson SOOTHING SOUNDS: 38 Special guitarist/singer Donnie Van Zant was born on this day in 1952.
Arenado makes a pair of impressive plays against the Reds. Your browser does not support iframes. TRIVIA ANSWER: Dennis Johnson SOOTHING SOUNDS: The Band lead singer/drummer Levon Helm, who died in 2012, was born on this day in 1940.