The Celtics Talk podcast from NBC Sports Boston is hosted by Insiders A. Sherrod Blakely, Chris Forsberg, and Pre/Postgame host Kyle Draper. Guests include players, coaches, management and media members from around the NBA.
In this episode of The Celtics Talk Podcast with Kyle Draper, A. Sherrod Blakely, and Chris Forsberg...
1:29 - Expectations for this team right out of the gate. Will the poor preseason performance affect the Celtics in the regular season?
3:30 - Celtics team has to stay hungry and humble or reality check could be coming their way.
4:45 - Who is the best team in the East besides the Celtics? The Raptors better with Kawhi over DeRozan? 76ers the next team in the East?
10:47 - Confidence in the Celtics winning the Eastern Conference.
13:10 - Who challenges Golden State out West? Fascinating how the Celtics will handle the pressure and expectations.
17:17 - Kyrie Irving talks about the designing of his shoes, recaps his summer, and says he is "ready to kill" and is grateful to be with the Celtics organization.
20:26 - Al Horford discusses who has made the biggest leap from last season, how good the starting five can be, and being a mentor to Robert Williams.
24:07 - Gordon Hayward on the chemistry of the team, comparisons to the Golden State Warriors, and how his passion for the game refueled after his injury.
29:28 - Draper, Blakely, and Forsberg give their predictions for the Celtics win total for the 2018-2019 season.