12:48 PM EDT, Tue September 22, 2020
CelticsBlog 1 hour ago
Is Boston’s “Best Five” lineup really their best lineup?

Is Boston’s “Best Five” lineup really their best lineup?

Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports Brad Stevens was able to unleash to Best Five group for great results in Game 3 of the East Finals With the return of Gordon Hayward, Brad Stevens unleashed the Boston Celtics so-called “Best Five” lineup. This group features Boston’s best five players of Hayward, Jaylen Brown, Marcus Smart, Jayson Tatum and Kemba Walker. While this lineup was terrific during the Celtics Game 3 victory over the Miami Heat, the question remains: Is this Boston’s best lineup? Following Game 3, Stevens said it was a lineup he rarely got to deploy during the regular...
ClutchPoints 11 hours ago
Jayson Tatum ‘better than Paul George,’ claims West exec

Jayson Tatum ‘better than Paul George,’ claims West exec

After balling out in the NBA Bubble in this year’s playoffs, there’s a lot of hype building around Boston Celtics young superstar Jayson Tatum. The 22-year old is slowly evolving into being one the best two-way players in the league and one can argue that he’s even better than other highly-touted two-way players in the […] The post Jayson Tatum ‘better than Paul George,’ claims West exec appeared first on ClutchPoints.
NESN.com 13 hours ago

NBA Rumors: Executive Calls Celtics’ Jayson Tatum ‘Better Than Paul George’

With so many exciting young stars in the NBA currently, teams around the league would jump at the opportunity to build their lineup around a number of them. Especially a youngster as good as Jayson Tatum with the playoff experience he has. The Boston Celtics currently one of four teams still alive in the NBA […] The post NBA Rumors: Executive Calls Celtics’ Jayson Tatum ‘Better Than Paul George’ appeared first on NESN.com.
CelticsBlog 20 hours ago
Boston Celtics daily links 9/21/20

Boston Celtics daily links 9/21/20

Jayson Tatum vs Heat 9/19/20 | Photo by Kevin C. Cox/ All the Celtics news you need in one convenient place. CelticsBlog Celtics, Heat react to Game 3 Gordon Hayward return Putting Smart on Dragic makes big difference in Game 3 win Boston Celtics’ “family” dynamic creates environment for progress Celtics find balance in Game 3 victory Lex Nihil Novi Bird Ready to Talk $$$ ESPN NBA playoffs - The Celtics’ Jaylen Brown is a player for this moment Push and Pull Learning In A Pandemic; Hot NBA Playoffs Howard Back on Conference Finals Action and TV Essay CLNS Media ...
CelticsBlog Sep 21, 2020
Celtics’ “family” dynamic creates environment for progress and growth

Celtics’ “family” dynamic creates environment for progress and growth

Photo by Ethan Miller/ The foundation set 13 months ago allowed the Celtics to face the fire and thrive. Thirteen months ago, Kemba Walker joined Jayson Tatum, Jaylen Brown, and Marcus Smart on Team USA and the foundation of this team was established. For the entire year (plus), there have been nothing but rave reviews about the team’s chemistry. Part of that is surely a natural contrast to the dysfunction of the previous season where anything would look good in comparison. But there’s a legit sense of bonding and togetherness within this team. As a result, the team was able to...
CelticsBlog Sep 20, 2020
Must Cs: Celtics, Heat react to Game 3 Gordon Hayward return

Must Cs: Celtics, Heat react to Game 3 Gordon Hayward return

Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports Hayward scored 6 points, grabbed 5 rebounds and recorded 3 steals in his return and announced he’s here to stay in the NBA Bubble even with his son’s impending birth. The Celtics bounced back from their post-Game 2 locker room scuffle with a wall-to-wall win over the Miami Heat. Miami never led, the first time in 70 games they never led in a game. Jaylen Brown led with three steals and 26 points in an overwhelming two-way effort. He pushed a 9-2 run before halftime with the “Best 5” lineup, while Jayson Tatum added 25. Boston couldn’t shake their...
ClutchPoints Sep 20, 2020
Jayson Tatum slams idea that the Celtics are better without Gordon Hayward

Jayson Tatum slams idea that the Celtics are better without Gordon Hayward

The Boston Celtics may have made it to the Eastern Conference Finals even without Gordon Hayward, but that doesn’t mean they do not need the veteran swingman. Just ask Jayson Tatum. In his postgame press conference after the Celtics beat the Miami Heat in Game 3 of the conference finals, Tatum addressed the talks about […] The post Jayson Tatum slams idea that the Celtics are better without Gordon Hayward appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Sep 20, 2020
Jayson Tatum gets real about Celtics’ locker room tension after Game 2 loss to Heat

Jayson Tatum gets real about Celtics’ locker room tension after Game 2 loss to Heat

Was there tension in the Boston Celtics locker room after they dropped the first two games to the Miami Heat in the Eastern Conference Finals? According to Jayson Tatum the answer is yes, but that tension was not a bad thing. Following the Celtics getting their first win of the series in Game 3, 117-106, […] The post Jayson Tatum gets real about Celtics’ locker room tension after Game 2 loss to Heat appeared first on ClutchPoints.
NESN.com Sep 20, 2020

Jayson Tatum Joins Kobe Bryant, LeBron James With This Wild Playoff Stat

In case you haven’t notice, Jayson Tatum is a stud. The Celtics star posted 25 points in Boston’s Game 3 victory over the Miami heat on Saturday night. It’s not the first time he’s put up big numbers lately, either. Tatum now has 20-plus points in six consecutive games and 24 in his NBA career […] The post Jayson Tatum Joins Kobe Bryant, LeBron James With This Wild Playoff Stat appeared first on NESN.com.
ClutchPoints Sep 20, 2020
Celtics’ Jayson Tatum matches LeBron James with impressive playoff record in Game 3

Celtics’ Jayson Tatum matches LeBron James with impressive playoff record in Game 3

What do Jayson Tatum of the Celtics and LeBron James of the Lakers now have in common? They are the only two players in NBA history who have scored at least 20 points, 10 rebounds and five assists in four games in the postseason before turning 23. This feat was accomplished by Tatum tonight in […] The post Celtics’ Jayson Tatum matches LeBron James with impressive playoff record in Game 3 appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Sep 18, 2020
Heat’s Bam Adebayo reveals what happened to his fingers on game-saving block of Jayson Tatum

Heat’s Bam Adebayo reveals what happened to his fingers on game-saving block of Jayson Tatum

Miami Heat big man Bam Adebayo had one of the greatest blocks in playoff history in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals against Boston Celtics swingman Jayson Tatum. With the game on the line, Adebayo stuffed Tatum on a dunk attempt, preserving the Heat’s Game 1 victory. The play was so stellar that Los […] The post Heat’s Bam Adebayo reveals what happened to his fingers on game-saving block of Jayson Tatum appeared first on ClutchPoints.
NESN.com Sep 17, 2020

Jayson Tatum, Kemba Walker Break Down What Went Wrong In Fourth Quarter

The Celtics showed some life in the fourth quarter of Boston’s eventual Game 2 loss to the Miami Heat. Boston went on a 15-2 run after its third-quarter collapse and had a 91-89 lead with five minutes to go. But the C’s were unable to hold on, and now are down 2-0 in the series […] The post Jayson Tatum, Kemba Walker Break Down What Went Wrong In Fourth Quarter appeared first on NESN.com.
NESN.com Sep 17, 2020

Brad Stevens: Celtics’ Jayson Tatum Is ‘Well Deserving’ Of All-NBA Nod

The NBA on Wednesday released its recipients for the league’s 2019-20 All-NBA teams, and Boston Celtics forward Jayson Tatum made the cut. By making the All-NBA Third Team, the 22-year-old became the youngest player in Celtics franchise history to earn the honor. And it certainly will get him paid, as a potential contract extension looms […] The post Brad Stevens: Celtics’ Jayson Tatum Is ‘Well Deserving’ Of All-NBA Nod appeared first on NESN.com.
NESN.com Sep 17, 2020

Brad Stevens Praises Jayson Tatum, Jaylen Brown For Being Celtics Leaders From Day 1

Age is just a number. Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown may be young, at just 22 and 23 years old, respectively, but they’re making an impact in the NBA on and off the court as the Boston Celtics continue their deep playoff run. And according to coach Brad Stevens, it’s been that way from day […] The post Brad Stevens Praises Jayson Tatum, Jaylen Brown For Being Celtics Leaders From Day 1 appeared first on NESN.com.
NESN.com Sep 17, 2020

Heat Vs. Celtics Live Stream: Watch East Finals Game 2 Online

If Game 1 was any indication, the 2020 Eastern Conference finals will present one heck of a series. The Miami Heat outlasted the Boston Celtics in overtime Tuesday night. The Heat sealed their series-opening victory with an incredible block by Bam Adebayo, who rejected Jayson Tatum’s game-tying dunk attempt late in the sudden-death period. The […] The post Heat Vs. Celtics Live Stream: Watch East Finals Game 2 Online appeared first on NESN.com.

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