2 WEEKS GUYS, 2 WEEKS! That’s all that’s left between now and the start of the regular season. Sure, preseason games are nice at first since you haven’t seen games since June, but once you’ve seen a couple preseason match-ups, you’ve seen them all. In order to help you prepare and feel up to date with the goings on in the league, we’re back as always with words to read in today’s suggested basketball readings from across the web.
We all know about the Boston Celtics offseason, which dramatically changed the franchise. Continuing with their excellent season preview series, Hickory High’s Brandon Curry wrote about those changes and the upcoming season for the Celtics. As he sees it, this is a perfect situation for the C’s new coach, Brad Stevens to work his magic.
The NBA is a star driven league. It always has been, and it always will be. LeBron, Durant, Kobe, Carmelo, etc. are the main focus of fans and media alike. Obviously, everyone isn’t a star player however; it just isn’t possible. Sometimes it’s fun to take a look at the lesser known, role players. Over at ESPN True Hoop’s Magic Basketball, Jacob Frankel did just that in his profile of
Mason Jason Maxiell.