Boston Celtics on the verge

One of the leading sub-plots during the summer of Kevin Durant’s OKC departure was the Boston Celtics continuing their rise up the ladder of contenders. Lost in the chaos is the answer to this question: Where do Brad Stevens’ C’s go from here? The 2015-16 Boston Celtics won 48 games in their third season of the Brad Stevens-era rebuild. Celtics fans

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Eastern Conference Finals Preview

After an off-kilter and injury-riddled five weeks of playoff basketball, the Conference Finals are here. With the Houston Rockets’ stunning series comeback against the L.A. Clippers, the matchup in the West looks much different than nearly everyone thought a week ago. In the East, however, the matchup is between two teams who most people agreed were the best two squads going into

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My NBA All-Star Ballot

Believe it or not, the NBA regular season is at its halfway point. And while the All-Star game in New York isn’t for another three-and-a-half weeks, fan voting is closed, so the rosters are basically already decided. Whether it’s a good idea to name someone an All-Star after a mere 40-game sample is a discussion for another time, so I

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NBA Preview: Southeast Division

By Zach Dammel The Southeast will be the most compelling division in the NBA. It lost the best player in the world, yes. But it also added the guy who blows in the ear of the best player in the world. Applying simple arithmetic, we can subtract “the best player in the world” from “guy who blows in the ear of

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