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Avery Bradley's contract will look like a bargain when it's all said and done

Search on Google for "Avery Bradley overpay" and you'll be pummeled by articles claiming that the Boston Celtics overpaid to re-sign their 23-year-old guard to a four-year, $32 million contract extension. They're all dead wrong. With the rising salary cap and Bradley's ascending skills, the contract could actually turn out to be a bargain for the Celtics....
Via Pro Sports Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Brad Stevens uses classic coaching ploy to motivate Avery Bradley

According to the Celtics official Twitter account Brad Stevens says Avery Bradley is not a lock to start at the two position this season: Brad Stevens leaves door open for anyone to start at SG: "Rondo will start at the 1 but we could go with any number of combos next to him."— Boston Celtics (@celtics) October 16, 2014I'm not buying it. You don't give a player...
Via Celtics Life
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Your Morning Dump…Where Avery Bradley is taking the next step

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump.  The man driving that 3-point train early was Avery Bradley, who put on one of his best shooting performances of the preseason, scoring all 20 of his points in the first half while going 7-for-12 from the floor...
Via Red's Army
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Wallpaper Wednesday: Game of 'Chauns Brandon Bass and Avery Bradley

Just a few weeks away from the tip-off to the new season and Brandon Bass and Avery Bradley are ready to begin the Game of (Lepre)'Chauns.Get ready #CelticsNation.  Winter is Coming!Previous CelticsLife Game of 'Chauns wallpaper:Marcus SmartJames YoungMarcus ThorntonVitor Faverani & Joel AnthonyKelly OlynkGerald WallaceTyler Zellerfollow E K on twitter @wilkeduhn
Via Celtics Life
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Preseason Game #3 Recap: Boston Celtics Falter in Fourth Quarter, Lose 116-109 to Raptors

Spoiled by an impeccable first half of shooting by Avery Bradley, and another night of hot three point shooting as a team, the Boston Celtics (2-1 preseason) lost their first game of the young season at Atlantic Division rival Toronto (2-1).
Via CLNS Radio
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Avery Bradley's top goal: All-Defensive 1st Team

Despite demonstrating growth as an offensive player last year, Avery Bradley still prioritizes the same thing that earned him praise from day one in the league--his defense. Via Jay King of"I'm a defensive player first," Bradley said before Thursday's practice. "I let everything else come. I know my team needs me to guard the best offensive player...
Via Celtics Life
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Thursday Camp Update, Bradley’s focus on defense

After signing a huge offseason deal that caused much debate among CelticsNation, Avery Bradley is ready to try & start living up to (if that’s possible) the $30+ million dollarcontract the team shelled out for him. Speaking to the media at today’s practice/training camp session,  Bradley says his main goal this year is to make the NBA’s All Defensive First Team. Bradley...
Via Red's Army
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Boston Celtics: End of free agency and beginning of an era

With the Evan Turner signing and the Boston Celtics lacking cap space, the Celtics are most likely done constructing their roster. Barring any trades, and we can forget about Kevin Love, the roster the C’s have now is the one they will have when the season opens. With that said, let’s take a look and the best and worst case scenarios this roster can produce for the upcoming season...
July 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Why Kevin Love makes Boston Celtics a contender

My least favorite part of having a job is performance reviews. Not that I mind being evaluated or told what I could be better at, that part I’m fine with, it’s the part about setting goals in regard to subjective matters. The questions are usually, “How can you be better?” “What are the areas you can improve upon?” And, “what goals do you have to improve your performance...
July 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Did Avery Bradley miss his chance to get paid?

From Mark Murphy of the Boston Herald:In most years, unrestricted free agents are a good bet to return to the team that holds their matching rights. But when Bradley and his camp broke off extension talks with the Celtics over the winter despite the fact that the sides weren’t far apart, the guard may also have lost out on his best-case money scenario for next season.Bradley...
Via Celtics Life
May 07, 2014  |  Discuss
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