Keys to Celtics playoff success Reply

By Kyle Schroeder – Contributing Writer

Coming into the 2016-17 NBA season, the Boston Celtics had some lofty expectations placed upon them. With the additions of Al Horford in free agency and Jaylen Brown in the draft, the Celtics were expected to finish second in the Eastern Conference behind the defending champion Cleveland Cavaliers. But with those two additions, the solid two-way play of Jae Crowder, Avery Bradley and Marcus Smart, and the otherworldly offensive explosion from Isaiah Thomas, the Celtics exceeded those expectations.

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Boston Celtics: A young team on the rise Reply

By James Macey – Contributing Writer

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The Celtics are a young team led by Isaiah Thomas poised to make a run this season. Photo courtesy of hardwoodhoudini.com

As the 2016-17 NBA season kicks into gear, the Celtics stand at 10-7. They are a team on the rise, beginning to find some rhythm, and one of the youngest teams in the NBA.
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