Plenty of Celtics fans were ticked at Twitter personality LaJethro Jenkins this week. In case you missed it, Jenkins - the online alter ego of Yahoo! Sports' John Nichols - called out Hall of Famer Bob Cousy as "quite possibly the most overrated player in the history of the sport." Jenkins' take on Cousy, in…
Jayson Tatum once again hit a big shot for the Celtics - this time against the star-studded Clippers - but Wednesday night's game still goes down as a loss.
While Gordon Hayward’s injury was certainly a cruel twist of fate, it could have been a lot worse. It’s not of the season-ending variety, nor did it occur at a time that puts Hayward’s status in doubt for the stretch run or playoffs.
Daniel Theis' explosive play has helped push the Celtics to a 6-1 start and the NBA's best record.
In the wake of Enes Kanter’s Instagram post, let’s talk about jerseys. Once upon a time, NBA teams wore one jersey for home games and a different one on the road. Then, the mid-'90s went and ambushed fans with a series of garish redesigns and new “alternates” for teams like the Bulls, Knicks and Heat.…
Sean Sylver on Gordon Hayward's impressive season debut, Jaylen Brown's extension, that weird Raptors ring ceremony, and the new coach's challenge in this week's Celtics notebook.
Sean Sylver writes a letter to Al Horford before the 76ers big man suits up against his old Celtics teammates on Opening Night.
After a 4-0 preseason, this week's Celtics Notebook looks at the crowded frountcourt, Jaylen Brown's contract negotiations, and Carsen Edwards' explosive debut.
Sean Sylver's snippets notebook looks at Celtics newcomers by the numbers, Javonte Green's impressive debut, and Al Horford's comments about leaving Boston.
A year removed from being the favorite, the new-look Celtics enter the season as underdogs. Here are five pressing questions at the start of camp.
Eduardo Rodriguez has been the one sure thing in the Red Sox rotation in 2019. On Sunday, he pitches for the 20-win milestone.
Every night, the Adam Jones Show brings you all the dingers of the day in the Dong Report - a segment that caught fire in a record-breaking season.
Baseball is on track to set another home run record in 2019. This isn't the first time we've seen a homer influx, but is it actually helping this time?
By Sean Sylver, 98.5 The Sports Hub The red hot Red Sox open a two-game interleague set with the Phillies Tuesday night at Fenway Park. It’s one of just 15 home dates remaining in the 2019 season. Sure, the Sox have won five in a row, with 60 percent of those wins coming at the…
The second of a two-part Oral History on the 1999 Red Sox, whose loss to the Yankees in the ALCS ended an otherwise thrilling chase for a championship.
An oral history of the 1999 Red Sox and how they built a contender, with comments from former players, coaches, and others.
By Sean Sylver, 98.5 The Sports Hub The turn of the century saw Major League Baseball and its players remodeling a sport more dependent on history than any other North American pastime. They erected new ballparks, set new records, and made new memories while carefully honoring the game’s rich and complex past. While the era…
The Sports Hub's Sean Sylver presents an oral history of Fenway's iconic derby from former players, coaches, executives, and others who lived it.
The Bruins' Stanley Cup run has distracted from what's been a trying first half of the 2019 season for the Red Sox. But they could be turning things around just in time for all of Boston to turn to them.
Sean Sylver compares the playoff success of the Bruins to the utter disappointment that was the Celtics.
This year's Celtics will almost certainly see an early playoff exit. But it will take time to really see how damaging this letdown season was.
The Celtics finished off one of the most thrilling first-round series in NBA history 10 years ago today. Sean Sylver looks back on the classic series with a game-by-game retrospective.
Here's a look at the keys to the series for the Celtics as they take on the Bucks in the playoffs for the second year in a row.
Sean Sylver's Celtics-Pacers preview: 5 topics to think about ahead of the first round playoff series
Sean Sylver offers five big topics to think about ahead of the first-round playoff series between the Celtics and Pacers.
The Red Sox still have plenty of time to right the ship, but it doesn't just right itself. Here's Sean Sylver on the Sox' World Series hangover.