TAG: Avery Bradley

GIFs, NBA / Jan 23, 2015 / 10:00 am

Video: Damian Lillard Burns Avery Bradley, Smashes It On Cody Zeller

Damian Lillard, Cody Zeller

Avery Bradley is one of the best on-ball defenders in the NBA, and Damian Lillard shook him pretty bad last night on a spin move into the lane. Once there, Dame decided he might as well throw it down on Cody Zeller. Read More »

Video / Jan 17, 2015 / 12:30 pm

Watch Derrick Rose Finish No-Look Layup, Score 29 Points, Drop 10 Dimes

Derrick Rose, Avery Bradley

Derrick Rose, Avery Bradley (photo. NBA YouTube)

On the heels of Derrick Rose giving the Warriors’ Stephen Curry very high praise – putting him at the top of the list of the best point guards in the NBA – the 2011 MVP put on a show at the TD Garden against the Boston Celtics. After posting an impressive 32 points in a losing effort against the Washington Wizards on Wednesday, Rose did not let his foot of the gas pedal whatsoever on Friday night, finishing with 29 points and 10 assists on 12-20 shooting. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Nov 6, 2014 / 9:30 pm

Celtics, adidas Eschew Tradition With “Parquet Pride” Alternate Uniforms

Marcus Smart

The basic font. The subtle detail. The green and white. The history. There may not be a more perfect uniform in all of basketball than the Boston Celtics’ classics, which makes the design of their “Parquet Pride” alternate uniforms all the more vexing. Read More »

GIFs, Latest News / Oct 16, 2014 / 11:15 am

Video: Lou Williams Hits The Game-Winner

Louis Williams

Sweet Lou came through in the end last night when his Raptors were in Boston to take on the C’s. With 8.1 seconds left and the scored knotted at 89, the Raps threw the ball to Louis (Lou) Williams in the backcourt. He had one of the best perimeter defenders in the league — Avery Bradley — matched up against him as he dribbled across mid-court. He shimmied a little after dribbling between his legs and went left… Read More »

2014 Free Agency, Latest News / Jul 2, 2014 / 12:45 pm

Report: Bradley Agrees To Re-Sign With Celtics

Avery Bradley

Avery Bradley is off the board before the market had a chance to dictate his value. Whether or not the Boston Celtics overpaid to retain the restricted free agent is another story. According to Steve Bulpett of the Boston Herald, Bradley has agreed to a four-year, $32 million contract to stay with the Celtics. Read More »

NBA, Smack / Mar 19, 2014 / 3:00 pm

Rajon Rondo: “For The Most Part, Guys Are Playing For Contracts”

Eric Bledsoe, Rajon Rondo

The Boston Celtics are in the middle of a rebuild, and that’s not something Rajon Rondo is used to facing in this, his eighth season in the NBA. Since returning from a knee injury that kept him out for nearly a year, Rondo has had to adjust to, not just playing again at the NBA level, but to a team slogging through a roster renovation spearheaded by GM Danny Ainge. That means his teammates always have one eye on the door, wondering what’s next for them in Boston. Read More »

Fantasy Doctor, NBA / Feb 3, 2014 / 11:45 am

Fantasy Basketball: The Week’s 4 Best Pickups (2.03)

Avery Bradley

Basketball demands we break down its players not just by stats, but by the time and place they occur. That’s not the case in NBA fantasy hoops, though, where cold calculations rule the day and the matchup. Who are the Fantasy Doctor’s choices for this week’s best pickups? Hit the jump to find out. Read More »

GIFs, NBA / Dec 28, 2013 / 11:45 pm

Video: Celtics’ 6-2 Guard Avery Bradley Skies For A Putback Slam

Avery Bradley

Celtics point guard Avery Bradley knows his job as the starting guard will soon change with the return of Rajon Rondo. But he looked like the Celtics’ All-Star on Saturday night when he squeezed into the lane and threw down the follow-up after a Jared Sullinger miss tonight against the visitng Cavs. Read More »

College, NBA, NBA Draft / Dec 12, 2013 / 3:00 pm

15 Colleges That Produce The Best NBA Players

Vince Carter

With All-Stars like LeBron James, Kobe Bryant and Dwight Howard running the league from an attention standpoint, it’s hard to argue that high schoolers can’t make the successful jump to the NBA. Even international players like Dirk Nowitzki, Tony Parker and Manu Ginobili have had Hall of Fame careers after coming to the states. Read More »

GIFs, NBA, Video / Dec 3, 2013 / 9:30 pm

Celtics’ Avery Bradley Nails Behind-The-Backboard Prayer

Avery Bradley

After Jared Sullinger air-balled a long jump shot with the shot clock about to expire, the ball bounced right into Avery Bradley‘s hands. Bradley turned his body in the air and shot up a prayer that looped over the backboard. The circus shot went through the net just after the shot clock expired during the first quarter of Tuesday’s game between the Celtics and the Bucks. Read More »