In this week's episode of the "Celtics Talk" podcast, Kyle Draper and A. Sherrod Blakely discuss the latest free-agency rumors, and a debate on which player - Gordon Hayward or Blake Griffin - would be a better fit in Boston.
Jazz beat writer Tony Jones brings his insight to the likelihood Hayward leaves Utah for Boston or Miami, and how he would fit with the C's.
We wrap things up talking about some other free-agents the Celtics could be interested in if Griffin and Hayward doesn't happen, including Danilo Gallinari, Patrick Patterson and James Johnson.
PHILADELPHIA – Things have only gotten worse for the Celtics on the injury front.
Marcus Smart, who replaced an injured Gordon Hayward (left ankle) in the Celtics’ starting lineup, is now unlikely to suit up for tonight’s game against Philadelphia.
Smart, whose left ankle was heavily wrapped prior to Boston’s shoot-around this morning, said he rolled both ankles in the 108-100 loss to Milwaukee on Wednesday.
Celtics coach Brad Stevens said he had not made a decision on who would replace Smart in the Celtics’ starting lineup tonight.
“We’ll do some work all day and pre-game and make a final determination,” Stevens said.
More to come …