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We Love Anthony Davis - Space Jam and Celtics Summer League with Jay King. 7-23-15
Jay King of Masslive.com joins the show to break down the performance of the Celtics during the NBA Summer League. Then Ben and Sam discuss the exciting possibility of a Space Jam sequel.
story you're not gonna want batteries on your spaced him as soon. JR Smith . No hate. That he felt like he's a villain. I think it is random bit players who have can feel in villain
We Love Anthony Davis - Michael Holley Recaps NBA Free Agency 7-9-15
Michael joins Ben and Sam to discuss the wild NBA Free Agency period and the upcoming Celtics season.
knew on draft day. I think they knew they were gonna get. Amir Johnson and regain their renegade David West so you bring him. I did David Lee excuse me but you bring in like a nice 67 player light winds though. Terrific athlete can probably defend three positions. At
bench not bad. So. I think you you got I'm even expecting David Lee could be Golden State David Lee a couple of years ago but. Did you did you expect fifteen and seven. From David Lee is that realistic I think you can I would even fifteen and ten to get a rebound on the Celtics. Coaches giant. So you picked up you picked up Lee and you picked up Amir Johnson . Not great players neither one of them the better than. Better than nothing. Or just this these things like nothing happened you
for anybody. It's what you think about I'm not trying to turn David Lee into some. You all MBA player he's a guy you can go to who does a lot of scored and how to defend elect but he can't score. And he can rebound and Amir Johnson can rebound so those are critical areas where he needed help when you got it. Yeah it will there was three critical
We Love Anthony Davis - Are the Celtics doomed? 7-1-15
How long will this rebuild take? How much money will it take to keep Bae Crowder? Are Draft Picks even worth anything? With the Danny Ainge not landing any big names in the draft, and unable to lure any big names in free agency, Sam and Ben discussed if the Celtics are doomed moving forward.
really created some John college a little bit. Didn't translate at all JJ Redick but I did create his own shot. A lot college took him years to become a serviceable player years he was the
We Love Anthony Davis - NBA Finals Breakdown 6-13-15
Sam is joined by Jared Weiss from The Garden Report and CLNS Radio to breakdown game 4 of Cavs-Warriors, preview game 5 on Sunday, and analyze the Celtics needs this off-season.
the kind of role players to step up he needed that crazy JR Smith game ms. LeBron. He's the best passer. We've seen a note a long time and you still do this crazy cross court passes and hit open guys based in knock down shots. And if they really want the chance when Nicky you needed JR Smith you needed deli you needed Shumpert but they didn't show up as religious genes in Moscow. And I don't see what LeBron
Dickerson and Tomase discuss the Celtics and their upcoming playoff series against the Cavs 4-19-15
Greg Dickerson and John Tomase discuss the amazing season for the Celts and if they have any chance against Lebron and the Cleveland Cavs in a seven game series. If they do, HOW ... how do they get it done?
made the monster off trade in them when they got the but JR Smith and choppered. From the Nixon met help change them around. But this team was resisting that giant bullseye on them from from
of you Aerosmith just the last couple years with a mix. What JR Smith . No he's not one of their Big Three but he's had a long. He's got a long playoff history between Denver and
Brian Scalabrine: I am the biggest Marcus Smart fan. 4-2-15
Brian "White Mamba" Scalabrine joins the guys to talk about the Celtics playoff push, the development of Marcus Smart and James Young, and the prospect of Brad Stevens leaving the Celtics for a college job.
joining us right now the last fifty minutes or so this hour's Brian Scalabrine Celtics analysts were Comcast embeds the Maloney Christian Fauria these days in a BL a 937 WEEI. Brian is to be working what Brit behind us here. Is that we're talking
an operation. A look at who showed up on Mike that's up Brian Scalabrine fresh fruits. There. Is doing the NBA show I'm serious guy that's been by our studio for a moment or two here
We Love Anthony Davis - Celtics Playoff Push, 3-25-15
Brow Buff's Sam Packard and Ben Kichen break down Marcus Smart's unfortunate ball tap, debate leadership in the Celtics locker room, and rehash the great Kevin Love to Boston rumors.
ball Hitler. Absolutely especially that part is Smart out because he punched Matt Bonner balls more ball talk more. You know what let's. But go right there so last week whispers markets mark clearly. Cleaners date punched. Matt Bonner in the ball in the middle play. This is absolutely indefensible it made him look like a complete ticket. Is this why
they're two completely different situations. One's in game frustration with regards to Matt Bonner the other one is a potentially racist sand just. Spewing some vial vitriol that you so. But it does still raise some
SB Nation's Paul Flannery joins Mike Mutnansky, 2-19-15
Flannery joins Mut to break down the Isaiah Thomas trade to Boston and what it means for the Celtics this season and in the future. Paul also chats with Mut about the other deals that happened at the NBA's trading deadline
trade today Paul Flannery tell you why should love the Celtics acquired Isiah Thomas after. The Piccadilly ticket deal would mean when you really break it down it's kind of fashion Damian and I we geek
they give up a second round pick to get Tyler Zeller and Isiah Thomas not that. Not bad at all. What that is aid that's some good sleuthing to go back and tracked that down and yell out and that I think Alec go for a couple reasons Paul and I want your take on this. I like it short term because it makes them aides that they count the player to that guard rotation that they need to add. Is a great post that was it Kevin O'Connor. As Celtics blog talking on a bad beat beat pick and roll offense has been how Isiah Thomas should help happen in the long term. If he's not a long term Celtic I feel like he's a player any contract
as for that the Celtics side of it you big lot get Isiah Thomas which certainly helps them this year Paul but. The other teams that you and I talked about last week they're all fighting
SI's Chris Mannix with Dale and Holley
We talk to Chris Mannix from SI to break down the C's acquisition of Isaiah Thomas and the crazy trade deadline in the rest of the NBA.
a group that try to popular in ox Crandall the mix there Chris Webber spent a mixed. With some groups to aid you would've been a great front man. For that particular group argued that being the next stage of developing your right I mean black people speculated he got what is Kiki you. After basketball but even in Brooklyn I live in New York so like he acted and a lot number on the team. Yet they allow the police that step would either gonna walk away at the end of the season or sign for the veteran minimum whoever is the clipper can opera. After next year or go back live in the Malibu area platelet Doc Rivers . And this career that way nobody expected to be committed not to get that he'd like a lottery bound team like Minnesota
We Love Anthony Davis - Jessica Camerato joins us to talk Marcus Smart
Jessica Camerato of basketballinsiders.com joins the show to talk about Marcus Smart, the starting lineup, and trade deadline.
Marcus Thornton there has operated bass. And I wouldn't be surprised he Tayshaun Prince they'll put Brad Stevens seems to be completely enamored by him and loves everything he does. Well you know he's one of those players are kind of just does everything right even at his advanced stage you know doesn't have that same math was as he had runners with the pistons. But he's still a great guy to have on the team because unlike Gerald Wallace who never played basketball right. You know he's played well he's very good defender but he turned on a special office he always had the wrong thing but he relied on as apt criticism on both sides of the court. Tayshaun Prince a little bit different. He relies on his length. But yes to be Smart about how he's using that blank so. I think he's the Seve is the vets sees the savvy vet like that if you could look it up in the dictionary they're Tayshaun Prince does is he does everything correctly. And he played like it showed he got traded is pulling crunch time two days after