Category Archives: Brian Kane

The Podcast Formerly Known As Contested Long Twos: 2018 Draft Lottery Preview

Scott, Ethan, and Brian did their annual gathering to talk about the top guys in the draft. They did this last year and then Scott’s hard drive crashed. So it’s not actually annual as far as everyone else is concerned, … Continue reading

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Thoughts

By: Brian Kane I really thought they were going to make it. I really, truly, honestly thought they were going to do it this year. I was confident enough about it to start saying it out loud after 2-2. I … Continue reading

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All I Want For Christmas (Is Disrespectful Basketball)

By: Brian Kane On Saturday, December 9th, the Milwaukee Bucks hosted the Utah Jazz for a game of basketball. That game of basketball proceeded, and with 25 seconds left the Bucks found themselves up by 17 points. It was nearly … Continue reading

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The NBA After Two Weeks

By: Brian Kane Wow. What a way to start the season. After the most turbulent offseason NBA fans have ever witnessed (maybe … I’m only 24), featuring the most acclaimed draft class since ‘03, stars being traded mercifully (Melo) or … Continue reading

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Free Agency Shootaround

By: Scott Levine, Ethan Giles, and Brian Kane This offseason was not the grandiose money bath that was the summer of 2016. However, it had its fair share of polarizing contracts, some of which we will discuss. We didn’t mention … Continue reading

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The Celtics Turned a Guard Problem Into a Forward Problem

By: Brian Kane The first monumental tremor of the 2017 NBA Draft came three days before draft night. The Celtics completely disregarded public opinion on Markelle Fultz, de facto best player in the draft, by trading the #1 pick to … Continue reading

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4 Win Now Moves for The Celtics That Don’t Involve Jimmy Butler, Paul George, or Nets Picks

By: Scott Levine and Brian Kane As Celtics fans, we’re hoping something big happens this trade deadline. But, when something  invariably does not, these trades are in play. Let’s all have our hopes deflated together and look forward to one … Continue reading

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Where Paul Millsap Should Go If He Cares About My Happiness

By: Brian Kane The first tremor of NBA Trade Deadline season hit yesterday when Atlanta Hawks power forward Paul Millsap announced he plans to opt out of his contract after the season to explore free agency. This prompted the Hawks … Continue reading

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Shootaround: Most Poorly Constructed Team

The NBA Trade Deadline is February 23 at 12 p.m. Now begins the slow burn of NBA trade discussion. In order to best figure out which teams need to make trades, we started by debating who has the most poorly … Continue reading

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The Jaylen Brown Experience

By: Brian Kane As I sat down to illegally stream the Celtics’ first game of the season, I elected to focus most of my attention on the play of first round draft pick, Jaylen Brown. The game was against the … Continue reading

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