Jay King

Smart said regardless of Rondo's injury, he'll come into training camp trying to earn his stripes.

Jared Weiss

Marcus Smart has a ton of praise for Rajon Rindo and his incredible intellect. #CelticsMediaDay http://t.co/JeQcd6Wsk4

Jared Weiss

. @Vitor Faverani shoots down reports of his drunk driving arrest in Spain this summer at #CelticsMediaDay http://t.co/C8yt9yxogb

Scott Souza

#Celtics center Vitor Faverani said reports of his DUI accident were case of Spanish press trying to "kill" him.

Jay King

Faverani said the Celtics have not punished him for whatever happened this summer.

Jared Weiss

Faverani says he was not punished by the team for offseason events. Also did not play any basketball while rehabbing his knee. #Celtics

Gary Washburn

Vitor Faverani addresses the media #Celtics http://t.co/Rl6efkagxv

Marc D'Amico

Waltham…he's here. Phil Pressey is home and joins us next on celtics.com. Tweet questions for the PG using #CelticsTalk

Ben Rohrbach

Vitor Facerani denies alcohol was involved in his car accident, says his knee is fine and I'm so confused.

Scott Souza

#Celtics center Vitor Faverani said team questioned him about alleged DUI incident, told them reports were 'not true.'

Chris Forsberg

Rajon Rondo details shower slip and brushes off skepticism about the freak injury. espn.go.com/boston/nba/sto…

Gary Washburn

Vitor Faverani said there was no truth to the story his car accident in Spain was alcohol-related. Said reporter was out to get him #Celtics

Jay King

Faverani said he won't be limited by his leg at all. "I'm perfect."

Ben Rohrbach

Vitor Faverani on drunk driving arrest: "There's no truth. Somebody in Spain tried to kill me, but he can't." Um ... what?!?!

Scott Souza

#Celtics center Vitor Faverani refuted Spanish reports he was involved with alcohol-related car accident this summer.

Jared Weiss

Faverani states that there was no alcohol involved in his crash in Spain. #Celtics #CelticsMediaDay

Jay King

Vitor said there was no alcohol involved in his car incident this summer.

Jared Weiss

Vitor Faverani says the stories about his car accident in Spain are not true and that somebody hit him and it was a minor crash. #Celtics

Jay King

Vitor Faverani said somebody in Spain tried to kill him (with false DUI) but couldn't do it. "There's no truth."

Ben Rohrbach

Marcus Thornton on Rondo getting him shots: "You get the big eye playing w/ a guy like that." Compared it to playing w/ CP3 in New Orleans.

Scott Souza

New #Celtics guard Marcus Thornton: playing for Boston is a legendary thing. Once you put this uniform on people expect great things.

Marc D'Amico

Jeff Green sits down with us next. Tune in live on celtics.com and join the conversation using #CelticsTalk

Jay King

Rondo said a lot of things at media day. Here he is on his injury and his future: masslive.com/celtics/index.…

Gary Washburn

Kelly Olynyk addresses the media #Celtics http://t.co/9mlrWUJFg4

Ben Rohrbach

Bradley on return to Celtics: "This is my home. I love Brad Stevens. I love Danny Ainge. I love my teammates. It was a no-brainer for me."

Scott Souza

#Celtics guard Avery Bradley gushed about chance to return to C's; said it was 'no-brainer' to re-sign, that he was never planning to leave.

Scott Souza

#Celtics guard Avery Bradley: it's good to hear that other backcourt are already nervous to play vs. Marcus Smart, myself defensively.

Scott Souza

#Celtics guard Avery Bradley: Marcus Smart an "amazing" defender. He & young guys here all summer at workouts that weren't mandatory.

Scott Souza

Safe to say Jeff Green not looking forward to his #Celtics media time at podium as much as some. Bit defensive, but mostly handled it well.

Marc D'Amico

Tweet questions for Brandon Bass, joining us next on Media Day Live presented by Optum, using #CelticsTalk

Ben Rohrbach

See, Jeff Green has a beard. http://t.co/qM7MLO5p7w

Jessica Camerato

Jeff Green says he worked on his ball handling, physique, among other things this summer #Celtics http://t.co/S2w7VYS5CY

Jared Weiss

Jeff Green chillin at #CelticsMediaDay http://t.co/o2ZBRpn9RS

Scott Souza

#Celtics forward Brandon Bass: you never going into season expecting to be mediocre. You always try to feel you're playing for championship.

Scott Souza

#Celtics Brandon Bass: so many games lost last year that, if we'd pulled out, would've been in playoff hunt. Will close better this year.

Jared Weiss

Brandon Bass on whether the #Celtics are a playoff team: “Yes! Why not? You don’t go out there to be mediocre.” #CelticsMediaDay

Rajon Rondo

media day http://t.co/C88qEReTh1

Chris Forsberg

full story coming soon, but a small snippet as Rondo downplays speculation on broken hand at Media Day: http://t.co/Aop2FrQvNg

Marc D'Amico

Tweet your questions for Avery Bradley using #CelticsTalk Watch his interview live on celtics.com

Scott Souza

#Celtics forward Brandon Bass said he doesn't worry about rotations. He said he does his thing, up to coach how he's fit into lineup.

Scott Souza

#Celtics forward Brandon Bass: I spent this summer working to become a more complete basketball player.

Scott Souza

Asked if he's surprised to still be w/ #Celtics, Brandon Bass responded: "I'm happy to be here."

Jared Weiss

. @Brandon Bass speaks at #CelticsMediaDay about being happy to be with the #Celtics despite trade rumors. http://t.co/XOXxWCN8B6

Jared Weiss

New #Celtics rookie James Young talks about adjusting to the #NBA at #CelticsMediaDay pic.twitter.com/HxVs2S0szW

Ben Rohrbach

Does James Young see himself going to the D-League at all? "Definitely not."

Marc D'Amico

Gerald Wallace answers your questions next. Use the hashtag #CelticsTalk to join the conversation.

Ben Rohrbach

James Young mentioned scoring twice in the first sentence after being asked what he expects from himself this year.

Jared Weiss

James Young: Once I got out there with [Smart] everything started to click. #Celtics

Molly McGrath

Overheard in the office across from me: "Siri, how good will the Clippers be this season?" - @ItsMikeHill. Hahaha if only she knew!

Scott Souza

#Celtics forward Gerald Wallace seems more laid back, content w/ reality of C's situation, than last year when often let aggravations show.

Mark Murphy

Sox fan Gerald Wallace disappointed to say the least: "Yeah, worst to first and back to worst."

Gary Washburn

Gerald Wallace addresses the media #Celtics http://t.co/NkQKMHlY4C

Marc D'Amico

Jared Sullinger joins us next on Celtics Media Day Live presented by Optum. Tweet Sully your questions using #CelticsTalk

Ben Rohrbach

All the Rajon Rondo news that's fit to print on Celtics Media Day: bit.ly/1u6uJeq

Scott Souza

#Celtics forward Jared Sullinger: last year's losing was 'nightmare' for me and nightmare for competitive guys on team. We just want to win.

Scott Souza

#Celtics Jared Sullinger said playing through dislocated finger on left hand hurt his shot last year, will be better now that he's healthy.

Jared Weiss

Jared Sullinger says he hasn’t stepped on a scale, but he feels like he is in the best shape of his life. #Celtics http://t.co/657m4DAhX5

Scott Souza

Asked about conditions, #Celtics forward Jared Sullinger says he still has couple of weeks to get where he wants to be to play big minutes.

Marc D'Amico

He signed his contract this morning, now he's sitting down with Emily and Marc. Tweet your questions for Evan Turner using #CelticsTalk

Jared Weiss

Turner says he has been talking with Stevens for awhile now to get up to speed with the #Celtics system.

Scott Souza

#Celtics guard Evan Turner handling some thinly veiled "underachiever" questions professionally. Says no. 2 picks comes w/ responsibility.

Jessica Camerato

Evan Turner says he's over his past four years, ready to move on with the #Celtics

Jared Weiss

Evan Turner confirms parting with the #Pacers was a mutual decision. #CelticsMediaDay

Jared Weiss

Turner: I feel like when you don’t pay well, pepper start attacking your character. But I’m a blue collar worker. #CelticsMediaDay

Gary Washburn

Evan Turner addresses the media #Celtics http://t.co/7FB7Eiujwm

Jared Weiss

Evan Turner likes the mystique of the #Celtics. Also called Danny Mr. Ainge. Killer manners. #CelticsMediaDay

Marc D'Amico

Celtics GM Danny Ainge sits down with us next on Celtics Media Day Live presented by Optum. Join us live on celtics.com

Jessica Camerato

Evan Turner in a Celtics uniform http://t.co/6o9z8RsJdI

Jared Weiss

Stevens wants their offense to take note from thev #Spurs and be able to read and react and not be so scripted. #Celtics

Jay King

Don't be surprised if Turner plays some PG. Stevens notes one year he did at Ohio State. "And he was national college player of the year."

Scott Souza

#Celtics coach Brad Stevens once again exuding much more confidence & control - less "aww shucks" - than he did last year.

Scott Souza

#Celtics coach Brad Stevens: Joel Anthony out couple days w/ groin. Everyone else a go. Vitor Faverani, Gerald Wallace will be monitored.

A. Sherrod Blakely

#Celtics HC Brad Stevens said Joel Anthony (groin) will be out a couple days. May be back at the end of this week. #Celticstalk

Jay King

Stevens said team will be cautious with Wallace and Faverani with two-a-day practices.

Jared Weiss

Stevens: Wallace and Faverani may be held out of non contact parts of practice to get rest. #Celtics #CelticsMediaDay

Jay King

Joel Anthony out for a couple days with mild groin strain. Everybody else except Rondo ready to go in Day 1.

Jared Weiss

Stevens: Joel Anthony is out a few days with a mild groin strain. Everyone else begins practice tomorrow. #Celtics

Jared Weiss

Stevens: I thought the details of the game for our team were average at best last year and that is not ok. #Celtics

Marc D'Amico

Got a question for Rondo? He's live with us now on our website and mobile app. Tweet us questions with #CelticsTalk http://t.co/kwDzkvYfT8

Scott Souza

#Celtics coach Brad Stevens: Rajon Rondo has to perfect habits during rehab, so coaches can get up to speed in way he could not last year.

Jared Weiss

Stevens: If you were to make a list of the title contenders in this league, we wouldn’t be on it. So we have to do the little things.

Scott Souza

#Celtics coach Brad Stevens: I want more aggressiveness overall. More pressure, more pace. Felt team was average at details last year.

Jay King

Stevens said he wants the Celtics to be more aggressive in every way, thinks they need to be a lot better with details.

Jessica Camerato

Leon Powe is here at Media Day, working with #Celtics this season

Marc D'Amico

Celtics captain Rajon Rondo is up next with Emily and Marc on Celtics Media Day Live presented by Optum. Tweet questions using #CelticsTalk

Jared Weiss

Stevens: Smart is as good physically and mentally as it gets at his age. #Celtics

Jay King

Stevens on Smart: "mentally and emotionally, very good. As good as I've been around at that age."

A. Sherrod Blakely

Brad Stevens on Marcus Smart getting more opportunities with Rondo out. "He's physically, mentally ready for those."

Jay King

Stevens on Smart: "He was a really good pick."

Jared Weiss

Stevens: Marcus is going to get plenty of opportunities off the ball and he’s is mentally prepared for that. #Celtics

Jay King

Stevens said Rondo's injury is an opportunity for Smart, Pressey and Turner. Thinks Smart is physically, emotionally and mentally ready.

A. Sherrod Blakely

Rondo's injury was to his third metacarpal finger and according to Ainge, is consistent with someone who suffers a fall. #Celticstalk

Gary Dzen

All this Celtics presser is missing is a grinning Doc Rivers: "You know, guys, Doc is just a nickname." #showergate

Scott Souza

#Celtics president Danny Ainge: based on his accomplishments in league at his age, Rajon Rondo fair to ask for max contract.

Gary Washburn

Is Rajon Rondo a max salary player? Danny Ainge: "If I was Rajon or Rajon's agent, I would say that." #celtics

Jared Weiss

Ainge says that a player with Rondo’s resume would go for a max contact on the open market. But he won’t throw out his number.

Ben Rohrbach

Ainge: "If I were Rajon or Rajon's agent, I would definitely say I'm a max contract player."

Scott Souza

#Celtics president Danny Ainge: No reason to doubt Rajon Rondo's shower story. Never lied to me that know of. Will not investigate further.