Just like in the summer of 2007, the Celtics have made one move that pushed them to the top tier in the East, and now they are trying to make a trade that will make them that much better and a legitimate threat to the Cavs. Sixers center Jahlil Okafor is an option, and today we explain why he is by far the best guy for Danny Ainge to acquire.
The Celtics didn't have the services of their top rookie Jaylen Brown (knee), but they got the job done anyways with Guerschon Yabusele and James Young leading the way.
Jaylen Brown, the No.3 pick of the Celtics in the 2016 NBA Draft, made his debut last night against No. 1 overall selection Ben Simmons and the Philadelphia 76ers last night. The game was exciting, and the two young future stars featured their array of talents.
The Celtics are going to be busy on draft day.
Everything you need to know about the 2014-15 Boston Celtics.
September 19, 2014
Kentucky's James Young made it official on Thursday. The freshman wing will be leaving the Wildcats for early entry to the NBA Draft.
With a memorable 2013-14 season in the books, Kentucky fans have already begun counting down the days until their Wildcats return to the hardwood. That wait will be even more intriguing given the uncertainty of what the UK roster will look like next season.
It is often suggested the NCAA Tournament selection committee sets up first- and second-round matchups playing to potential storylines and TV ratings. They got one Sunday in the Midwest Region final between Kentucky and Michigan.