Boston Celtics Rumors
Out there with the early second quarter bench unit that saw him play with blinders on during the team’s March struggles, he was looking to pass coming off his initial actions right away. Even though this was a turnover, it’s the exact kind of play he needs to be making to establish that everyone on this team needs to be looking to move the ball. It’s no surprise that Tatum has gone from drawing two or three fouls a game a few weeks ago to at least five a night on the team’s recent winning stretch. He’s also taking 2.7 more catch-and-shoots per game in April, shooting a whopping 18.2 percentage points better than in the aforementioned March period, per Second Spectrum. He’s dialing it up in the most high-value looks in the game and, shockingly, it’s working.
Adrian Wojnarowski: NBA player agent Kevin Bradbury is joining REP1 to become President of Basketball and oversee a growing @REP1Basketball division. Bradbury’s client list includes the Clippers’ Patrick Beverley and Boston’s Robert Williams III. Rep1 has established NFL and MLB groups.
Jared Weiss: Kemba Walker asked if the team is back on track now: “I like where we’re headed. But it’s on guys like myself and Jayson and Jaylen and Smart. We gotta hold each other accountable, hold other guys accountable and set the tone. That’s on us.”