Good morning, Boston Celtics fans!
I know I mentioned our Hardwood Houdini Mock Draft yesterday, which probably got you all foaming at the mouth with anticipation. Never fear – I wasn’t lying! it just me a little longer than I thought to get around to it.
Regardless, be on the lookout for it TODAY. Until then, enjoy some morning links!
Today’s theme song: ‘Staying Alive.” Why, you ask? Check out the scores, recaps, and video highlights of last night’s games for answers! [NBA.com]
LeBron James had a huge night – but did his team’s hopes of winning its third consecutive championship actually get slimmer? Hmmmmm. [NBA.com] Love the hate toward the article in the comment section, too!
Speaking of the King – you all know that LeBron is just freakishly gifted as an athlete. Even so, the Daily Dime reminds you that truly great players only achieve greatness because of their basketball IQ. [ESPN]
I love John Wall, and think he’s going to lead the Washington Wizards into the playoffs many more times during the course of his career, but as this article points out, he’s still a superstar-in-the-making, with some flaws to work he has yet to shed. [Bleacher Report]
Man – if Donald Sterling truly wanted to make himself look better in the court of public opinion, attacking Magic Johnson during his interview with CNN sure didn’t help! [Sports Illustrated] Get this man a PR guy!
Finally, let’s get some Boston Celtics stuff in here. How about this piece, which discusses (among other things) the concept of grit and how it will drive the Boston Celtics in the years to come. [Masslive.com]
Hope you enjoyed the reads!