Greg Levinsky Blogs

Brad Stevens gives Daniel Theis credit for adapting to NBA

Just 24 games into his Celtics career, NBA rookie forward Daniel Theis has proven himself to be a microcosm of coach Brad Stevens’ system. The consummate “energy guy,” the 25-year-old German displays an infectious garbage man mentality every time he steps on the floor. Whether it be a putback dunk... Read More

Marcus Smart continues hot streak as Celtics fall to Pistons

The shooting woes of Celtics guard Marcus Smart have been well documented, but concerns over his touch didn’t deter him from showing dominance at the offensive end on Monday night. Falling 118-108 to the Pistons, the Celtics fell behind by as much as 11 and couldn’t regain a substantial lead. But... Read More

Avery Bradley appreciated time in Boston, fully embracing Detroit

Take a look at the Celtics' top three scorers and you’ll notice one commonality as Kyrie Irving, Jaylen Brown and Jayson Tatum each attended just one year of college. And while the trend of one and dones to the NBA increases, it was the familiar and original face of that movement that returned to... Read More

Shane Larkin relishing time in Boston

It’s not often a 25-year-old is among the veteran leaders of an NBA locker room, but Celtics guard Shane Larkin appears to be relishing his role as a veteran presence and mentor to the team's younger players. “I just try to give my wisdom whether it's to a guy who’s playing 25 minutes or a guy that... Read More