Good morning, Hardwood Houdini readers, and allow me to be one of the first to wish you a Happy New Year!!!
If 2013 is any indication of what’s to come this year, we’re going to be in for a roller coast of a ride as fans of the Boston Celtics! The good news is that the Atlantic Division, and really most of the Eastern Conference, is a total mess, so the Celtics should be in the thick of things all season long.
Now: onto the first set of links for the new year! Man, I hope they’re good.
Get all of your scores and game recaps for last night’s action here. [NBA.com]
2013 in review is almost complete – here’s you final list, the best and worst of the year. [Bleacher Report]
With a new year comes new year resolutions. Here’s what Sports Illustrated came up with for all Eastern Conference teams. [SI.com]
Speaking of resolutions, here’s one I could live with: the end to flopping, an epidemic which shows no signs of slowing down. [b/r]
Here’s a glimpse inside the mind of Celtics’ coach Brad Stevens, who explains the thought process behind Jordan Crawford’s final two misses against the Atlanta Hawks yesterday. [Masslive.com]
Enjoy the holiday, everyone!!!!