NBA trade deadline: Could the Celtics be in the market for a help in Frontcourt?

With the trade deadline approaching, the Celtics have good reason to feel confident. They lead the NBA with a record of 35-14, on their way to the team’s highest winning percentage in a season in over a decade. They have the best net rating of the league at +5.9. They performed at a higher level … Read more

Who can trade the Celtics? On Payton Pritchard, Disabled Player Exception and more

We’re just over three weeks away from the trade deadline, so let’s lay out how likely the Celtics are to make use of their players and assets this season. Boston will be looking for more athleticism on the wings and perhaps another all-round playmaker, so who could be resigned to making those changes? The obvious … Read more

Why do NBA stars score so many points? Understanding the league’s scoring boom

If you’ve noticed the sharp rise in the signing of NBA stars lately, you’re not the only one. Two-time NBA defending champion Nikola Jokic sees it, too. Sometimes the Denver Nuggets need a 44-point three-pointer from Jokic, as he did against the Phoenix Suns on Christmas. On Thursday night, Jokić took notice when Utah Jazz … Read more