Are Celtics in a Good or Bad Position with New Coach?

    Celtics Beat is joined by Jared Weiss of The Athletic to discuss the shakeups in Boston's structure and what type of coach Boston may be hiring.


    NBA Insider and writer for the Athletic NBA, Jared Weiss joins Celtics Beat hosts Adam Kaufman and Evan Valenti to discuss the Celtics recent staff changes and what’s coming ahead.

    A day after the Celtics got knocked out by the Nets in the first round of the NBA playoffs, the organization announced that Danny Ainge will be stepping down and Brad Stevens will now be taking over as President of Basketball Operations for the team, vacating the coaching position. The crew discusses the following:

    0:00 Intro
    1:30 Surprise over Stevens promotion and thoughts
    12:57 How does Mike Zarren feel right now
    17:58 Why the Celtics moved so quickly
    20:15 Let’s acknowledge this could be a DISASTER
    33:13 Coaching candidate tiers
    45:30 Jason Kidd takes his name out of the Blazers job
    58:00 Danny for the HOF?