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I like yesterday’s blockbuster trade betw Boston and Cleveland. I think Cleveland got the better deal. Kyrie Irving is a solid superstar, but I don’t think he drives other players to perform. Not like the guy they traded for, Isaiah Thomas. He’s a force of nature. I guess the Celtics thought he would burn out […]

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What this basketball champion can teach us about finding our own passion.

In the NBA’s storied history, few players played with as much passion as Paul Pierce. All images via Barilla. Nicknamed “The Truth,” Pierce was known the world over for his undeniable court savvy, clutch shooting, and killer basketball instinct. In 2008, he won an NBA championship with the Boston Celtics and capped off his amazing […]

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Trade grades: Who wins Celtics-Pistons deal for Bradley, Morris? – ABC News

ABC News Trade grades: Who wins Celtics-Pistons deal for Bradley, Morris?ABC NewsBy all accounts, Boston president of basketball operations and GM Danny Ainge loves Bradley's game. So despite the fact that Bradley was entering the final season of his contract and due a big raise, I believed the Celtics would never trade him instead …Pistons […]

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A year ago today the new Knicks coach said the Knicks are a win-now team. So they shipped off three healthy players in a trade for two players with too many miles on their legs. A replay of the disastrous win-now strategy of the Nets, which now have them in solid rebuilding mode. Win-now is […]

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LeBron James on MVP finalist snub: ‘I haven’t been 4th in a long time’ – ESPN

USA TODAY LeBron James on MVP finalist snub: 'I haven't been 4th in a long time'ESPNBOSTON — LeBron James says he did not know he was left off the list announcing the three finalists for NBA MVP before leading the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 130-86 win over the Boston Celtics to go up 2-0 in […]