Kemba Walker

Kemba Walker and Jayson Tatum
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Nick Friar
August 21, 2019 - 4:55 pm
In recent international competitions, Team USA has carried multiple NBA All-Stars and All-NBA players on its roster. This has made it impossible to imagine Team USA losing a single game — they actually only lost one under Mike Krzyzewski (75-1). But the group representing the US in the 2019 FIBA...
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Jayson Tatum, Kemba Walker and Jaylen Brown
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Nick Friar
August 19, 2019 - 6:16 pm
Talk of leadership has become one of the more annoying points of debate in sports. I don’t know why, but some seem to think great players have to be leaders, too. Furthermore, leaders have to be vocal, they can’t just lead by example. It’s a ridiculous, tangled web and, for some reason, tends to be...
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Gregg Popovich and Jayson Tatum
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Nick Friar
August 19, 2019 - 4:38 pm
For all the problems the 2018-19 Celtics appeared to have, none of it would’ve mattered if the product on the floor was unaffected. But it all seemed to manifest into “too many mouths to feed” — something Danny Ainge recently spoke about in his appearance on NBC Sports Boston’s “The Michael Holley...
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Jayson Tatum
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Nick Friar
August 17, 2019 - 8:00 am
Team USA knocked off Spain’s national team on Friday 90-81 in an exhibition match as part of their preparation for the FIBA World Cup. Kemba Walker was the lone Celtic to start in the game, though Jayson Tatum was third on the team in minutes (21:57), while Jaylen Brown was one of four players who...
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Romeo Langford, Celtics
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Gabby Guerard
August 16, 2019 - 12:46 pm
Grant Williams was the first of the Celtics 2019 draft picks to receive his 2K20 rating, and is now joined by Romeo Langford. The two were given the same exact rating – the only difference is Williams was pleased , and Langford doesn’t seem too thrilled. The Celtics’ top draft pick posted his 2K...
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Brad Stevens, Celtics
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Gabby Guerard
August 16, 2019 - 11:15 am
ESPN published its projected win/loss records and standings for every team heading into the 2019-20 NBA season. Although it’s just a projection, the Celtics ’ next season looks optimistic. According to ESPN’s RPM (real plus-minus) projections, Boston landed second among teams in the Eastern...
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Kemba Walker and Marcus Smart
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Nick Friar
August 15, 2019 - 7:15 am
As is the case with most NBA players, the first thing that comes to mind when examining Kemba Walker’s game is what he does on the offensive end. It’s why he makes as much money as he does and why he was a good fit to fill Kyrie Irving’s shoes. But his defense is still somewhat of an unknown...
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Grant Williams
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Nick Friar
August 15, 2019 - 7:00 am
Some of the NBA’s rookies have received their initial 2K20 rating, and Grant Williams is the first among the Celtics 2019 draft picks. Until this point, star players and several of the newly added WNBA players had their ratings released, along with the announcement of the All-Decade teams and the...
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Grant Williams, Celtics
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Gabby Guerard
August 14, 2019 - 10:17 am
The Celtics made several significant adjustments to their roster this offseason, and are a much younger team than in years past. However, 2019 first-round pick Grant Williams doesn’t think that means the team should be counted out. "I feel like we're (an) underestimated, underrated team because we...
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Marcus Smart and Jayson Tatum
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Nick Friar
August 12, 2019 - 3:41 pm
The Celtics won’t have to wait long to see what Al Horford looks like with his new team. The former Celtics big man and the 76ers will host Boston to start the 2019-20 season on October 23. In their home opener, the Celtics will host the 2019 NBA Finals champion Toronto Raptors on October 25. The...
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