Danny Ainge Money Problems

At the 20 game mark, the mediocre announce themselves. After Monday’s win in New Orleans, the Boston Celtics are one game over the .500 mark. In other words, mediocre. They have the 6th best record in the conference, not the 1st, or 2nd or 3rd.  They are not the best team in the East, as…

Will Danny Ainge Blink?

When the Cavs traded for Isaiah Thomas last week they knew he wasn’t the same Isaiah Thomas. He had hip surgery in the offseason. Hip surgeries can be iffy, can go north or south, limiting mobility down the line.  Danny Ainge acknowledged that part of the reason he was willing to give up Isaiah, the…

It’s a Brilliant Move By Ainge But Will It Work?

Danny Ainge took a beating on draft night. He gave up the number one pick with ease but he wasn’t willing to give up the number three pick and snatch up Jimmy Butler, a player the Celtics have been targeting (publicly) for the past two years. Ainge took it on the chin with all the…