A Celtics podcast that covers the team from several different and unique angles every single week. Formerly, The Big Three Podcast, Celtics' Beat Reporters, Brian Robb, Michael Pina and Rich Levine break down all things Boston Celtics.
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Brian, Michael and Rich discuss the recent strong play of Jaylen Brown and whether he will be in the running to be an All-Star before getting taking stock of the East contenders in the first quarter of the season and determining where the Celtics rank in that hierarchy.
Brian and Rich discuss the non-return of Kyrie Irving and take stock of the Celtics roster on month into the season before being joined by special guest Brendan Jackson of the CelticsHub podcast to debate what the biggest need on the Celtics roster and whether it can be addressed.
Brian, Michael and Rich dissect the strong start of Gordon Hayward and the Boston Celtics over the first three weeks of the regular season, debating what the C’s are capable of if Hayward consistently returns to his All-Star form both in the present and the future.
Brian, Michael and Rich dive head first into the C’s impressive comeback win against the Bucks Wednesday night, dissecting the improved play of Gordon Hayward, Kemba Walker’s impact and the team defense against Giannis Antetokounmpo. The guys also wonder whether more wins like Wednesday will convince Danny Ainge to bolster the roster midseason before going
Brian, Michael and Rich break down the play of Kemba Walker, Jayson Tatum, Gordon Hayward and much more from the C’s opening night lose to the Sixers. The guys also go around the NBA in the opening week to check on Kyrie Irving in Brooklyn, the Lakers’ outlook and other surprises thus far.
Brian and Michael break down Jaylen Brown’s four-year extension with the Celtics reached just hours before the deadline on Monday evening. The guys break down the structure of the deal, what it means for the coming season and how the C’s long-term roster building is impacted now that Brown is locked up through the 2023-24
Brian, Michael and Rich break down the breakout performance by Carsen Edwards against the Cavs along with the play of Grant Williams, Tremont Waters, Javonte Green and Tacko Fall this preseason (3:00). The guys also preview the hierarchy in the East with a preseason edition of the power rankings (22:00)
Brian, Rich, and Michael open the latest podcast discussing the recent comments made by Al Horford about Kyrie Irving’s free agency and his departure from the Celtics (3:00). They also dive into a Giannis vs. AD debate after Rich Paul’s latest comments, check in on the progress of Markelle Fultz in Orlando, the Lakers’ playoff
Brian, Michael and Rich talk about the Celtics takeaways from the play of Kemba Walker, Jaylen Brown, Jayson Tatum and Marcus Smart on Team USA in the aftermath of a couple of losses. The guys also get into the Top 100 SI Rankings and where the Celtics fall in that mix compared to past seasons.
Brian, Michael and Rich discuss the play of Jaylen Brown, Jayson Tatum, Marcus Smart and Kemba Walker on Team USA before diving into Mike’s latest column at SB Nation that suggests the Celtics go super-small at times with their best five players next season. Is this something they could get away with the Eastern Conference?
Brian, Michael and Rich walk through the alternate reality of a Celtics team in 2019 if the team had never pulled the trigger on the Kyrie Irving deal, including unveiling a hypothetical starting five two years later. They also dissect the team’s path now in the wake of the Irving deal not working out as
Brian Robb, Michael Pina and Rich Levine dive into the latest comments from Jayson Tatum about his goals for the upcoming seasons and how attainable they are. The guys also go through some of the over/under win totals across the NBA and make some predictions about the league landscape.
Brian Robb, Michael Pina and Rich Levine break down a busy week on the Celtics landscape capped by the introductions of Kemba Walker and Enes Kanter in Boston. The guys discuss Kanter’s long-term future in Boston, Kemba Walker’s fit, Jaylen Brown’s upcoming free agency, the Al Horford tampering situation with the Sixers and parting thoughts
Brian Robb, Rich Levine and Michael Pina are live from Las Vegas to break down the aftermath of Kawhi Leonard’s departure to LA and where the Celtics stand in the Eastern Conference hierarchy. They also dive into future building plans and the first impressions of Carsen Edwards, Grant Williams, Tacko Fall and much more from
Brian Robb, Michael Pina and Rich Levine break down Al Horford’s departure to the 76ers and whether Celtics had any chance to bring him back. They also dive into the Enes Kanter addition, the outlook of the East with Durant and Kyrie heading to Brooklyn before finishing up with some starting lineup talk.
Brian Robb, Michael Pina and Rich Levine react to the latest rumors surrounding the C’s expected pursuit of Kemba Walker and examine his fit in Boston (3:00), they also discuss other big money free agency options for the Celtics including Nikola Vucevic, D’Angelo Russell and Malcolm Brogdon. WHY KEMBA IS BETTER FOR CELTICS
Brian Robb, Michael Pina and Rich Levine react to the latest rumors surrounding the C’s expected pursuit of Kemba Walker and examine his fit in Boston (3:00), they also discuss other big money free agency options for the Celtics including Nikola Vucevic, D’Angelo Russell and Malcolm Brogdon.
Brian Robb and Michael Pina recap a busy night for the Celtics at the NBA Draft, why the C’s traded away Aron Baynes and what paths the team can take now over the rest of the offseason. TIME STAMPS: 5:12 — GRANT WILLIAMS evaluation 7:00 – CARSON EDWARDS evaluation 8:50 — ROMEO LANGFORD
Brian Robb and Ryan Bernardoni react to the Lakers acquisition of Anthony Davis, wonder what it will take for the team to retain Al Horford and look at the long potential road ahead in team building, along with trade options for this off-season
Brian, Michael and Rich dissect the latest developments in the Anthony Davis trade derby including comments from Rich Paul indicating that Davis would leave Boston if acquired once his contract expired. The guys also get into the impact of Kevin Durant’s injury on the Celtics offseason and the NBA at large and also play fact
Brian, Michael and Rich debate whether the Celtics are better off keeping Marcus Smart or Jaylen Brown moving forward if they have to move one of them in a blockbuster trade this summer or if there could be alternative. They also wonder what could be the eventual ceiling for both young players. Winning Plays is
Brian, Michael and Rich break down the implications of the NBA Draft Lottery for the Celtics, the odds AD could stay in New Orleans after they got No. 1, what the best offers for AD might be from the Lakers and Knicks and react to Terry Rozier’s latest comments.
Brian, Michael and Rich breakdown the aftermath of an embarrassing Celtics loss to the Bucks and the struggles of Kyrie Irving before diving into the Celtics offseason. Where do the Celtics stand with all of their potential free agents? Who could be on the trade block? Will Kyrie be back? We put it all on
Brian and Michael break down the Celtics’ first round sweep of the Pacers by going over takeaways. What did we learn about the C’s during their dominant win and what will possibly translate over into a much tougher test in the Eastern Conference Semifinals? The guys also ask some big questions about the Bucks series
Brian, Michael and Rich break down a dramatic Game 2 comeback by the Celtics, hand out awards, debate Tatum as a No. 2 scoring option and whether Kyrie Irving can be the best player on a NBA champion. They also dive into other series around the league and look ahead to Game 3 of Pacers/Celtics.