Josue Pavon

    Blog Post
    USA Today Sports
    June 29, 2018 - 12:02 pm
    Celtics rookie Robert Williams is ready to prove his doubters wrong. The Texas A&M product was formally introduced by the Celtics Friday morning alongside head coach Brad Stevens and president of basketball operations Danny Ainge. Williams, who was projected to be a lottery pick in last week's...
    READ MORE
    Blog Post
    USA Today Sports
    June 21, 2018 - 10:36 pm
    With the 27th pick in the 2018 NBA draft, the Celtics selected big man Robert Williams Thursday night. The Texas A&M product that was projected to be off the board well before Boston's first-round pick fell into the Celtics' lap -- a pick that was essentially a no-brainer for the C's. At 6-foot...
    READ MORE
    Blog Post
    USA Today Sports
    June 15, 2018 - 11:31 am
    The 2018 NBA Draft is one week away. The top-tier is loaded with bigs, followed by a handful of wings with a flurry of guards sprinkled throughout the mid-to-late picks. With the No. 27 pick, the Celtics will look to add to their backcourt and have a number of different options waiting for them at...
    READ MORE
    Blog Post
    Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports
    May 24, 2018 - 9:16 am
    Note to self: Don't ask Tyronn Lue if he heads into a game not knowing which guys not named LeBron James are going to show up night in and night out -- he doesn't appreciate being put on the hot seat or in other words, stating the obvious. Despite the fact that the Cavaliers head coach has...
    READ MORE
    Blog Post
    USA Today Sports
    May 14, 2018 - 10:45 am
    Marcus Morris had been waiting for his opportunity to face LeBron James in the postseason all season long. It was one of the strongest talking points heading into the regular season. Morris, who was traded from the Pistons in exchange for Avery Bradley last summer, joined a Celtics team that was...
    READ MORE
    Blog Post
    Bob DeChiara/USA Today Sports
    May 04, 2018 - 9:46 am
    Facing a 2-0 deficit in their best-of-seven series against the Celtics, the pressure is mounting on Sixers head coach Brent Brown to find a way to slow down Boston's blistering offense before Game 3 in Philadelphia. After allowing 17 3-pointers in Game 1's 117-101 loss, Boston came two treys shy of...
    READ MORE
    Blog Post
    Cary Edmondson-USA TODAY Sports
    May 02, 2018 - 5:34 pm
    Jaylen Brown's return for Game 2 doesn't look promising. According to Celtics coach Brad Stevens, Brown is considered doubtful. Despite Brown's confidence Tuesday -- when he guaranteed A. Sherrod Blakely of NBC Sports Boston he would make his return Thursday night at TD Garden -- team officials are...
    READ MORE
    Blog Post
    Winslow Townson/USA Today Sports
    May 01, 2018 - 10:15 am
    Celtics fans may have a new target on their radar Thursday night at TD Garden. After attacking Ben Simmons with chants of "Not-a-rookie" in Game 1, look for C's fans to zero in on big man Joel Embiid in Game 2 following his thoughts on what it was like playing in his first playoff game in Boston...
    READ MORE
    Blog Post
    Semi Ojeleye
    Jeff Hanisch/USA Today Sports
    April 29, 2018 - 3:26 pm
    When Brad Stevens made an adjustment to his starting lineup prior to Game 5 against the Bucks, it changed the complexion of the best-of-7 series. The Celtics head coach decided to go with a smaller lineup and inserted rookie Semi Ojeleye. As Stevens' defensive specialist, Ojeleye's sole purpose was...
    READ MORE
    Blog Post
    Marcus Morris
    Jeff Hanisch/USA Today Sports
    April 23, 2018 - 10:09 am
    MILWAUKEE -- Celtics forward Marcus Morris is convinced NBA officials have it out for him. Less than 24 hours after the NBA announced Morris' $15,000 fine for criticizing the officials following Game 3's loss against the Bucks Friday night, Morris again expressed his frustration moments after...
    READ MORE