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.
(1:00) How surprising is it that the Celtics have the best record in the NBA? (3:15) How much will this West Coast trip tell us about the Celtics potential? (4:50) Forsberg explains how Kemba Walker’s ‘got a little I.T. in him in the fourth’ (8:00) What has been the most surprising thing about the Celtics hot start? (10:00) What is the biggest difference between this season and last season? (13:30) Draper explains why blaming Kyrie for all the struggles last year isn’t fair (16:30) Why is the play of Marcus Smart flying under the radar? (19:00) What record would make this a ‘good’ West Coast trip for the Celtics? (20:30) Breaking down A. Sherrod Blakely’s NBA Power Rankings (23:00) Impressions of Isaiah Thomas’ return to Boston, will he ever be close to the same player again? (25:30) Do the Celtics still NEED a big man? (29:00) Our crew gives out their ‘My guy!’ of the week awards.