A Celtics podcast that covers the team from several different and unique angles every single week. Formerly, The Big Three Podcast, Celtics' Beat Reporters, Brian Robb, Michael Pina and Rich Levine break down all things Boston Celtics.
info_outline Celtics Offseason Preview: Trades, free agent possibilities and more 06/21/2022
Celtics Offseason Preview: Trades, free agent possibilities and more Brian Robb and Ryan Bernardoni take a first big picture look at the Celtics offseason after their run to the NBA Finals. What should be the biggest team priorities? What are the realistic trade targets and potential free agent options? The guys break it all down and more.
info_outline Celtics season ends after Game 6 loss to Warriors 06/17/2022
Celtics season ends after Game 6 loss to Warriors Brian Robb and Brendan Jackson reflect on the Celtics' Game 6 loss to the Warriors as well as the series as a whole. What could Boston have done differently and would it have mattered? The guys also reflect on a tremendous Finals run before taking a first look at what lies ahead this offseason as the team tries to reload for another deep playoff run.
info_outline Celtics on brink of elimination after Game 5 loss to Warriors 06/14/2022
Celtics on brink of elimination after Game 5 loss to Warriors Brian Robb and Souichi Terada of MassLive.com analyze the Celtics' Game 5 loss to the Warriors, the condundrums that Ime Udoka is facing and what adjustments are left heading into a do or die Game 6.
info_outline Celtics squander Game 4 as Steph Curry, Warriors even NBA Finals at 2-2 06/11/2022
Celtics squander Game 4 as Steph Curry, Warriors even NBA Finals at 2-2 Brian Robb joins Jim Murray and Chris Gasper in a clip from the Sports Hub Celtics Show on 98.5 The Sports Hub to break down a disappointing Game 4 loss for the Celtics, Jayson Tatum's struggles in NBA Finals and much more.
info_outline Celtics take Game 3, what adjustments await for Game 4? 06/09/2022
Celtics take Game 3, what adjustments await for Game 4? Brian Robb and Ryan Bernardoni analyze the Celtics Game 3 win over the Warriors and what we've learned from the series so far. Brian also gives his thoughts on what to look for heading into Game 4 with potential Warriors adjustments and more. Winning Plays is sponsored by TicketIQ, your home for fee-free tickets. Use the promo code BROBB at checkout for $50 off your next purchase.
info_outline Celtics drop Game 2 to Warriors 06/06/2022
Celtics drop Game 2 to Warriors Brian Robb and Michael Pina of SI.com break down an ugly night for the Celtics in Game 2. What adjustments did the Warriors make to mess with Boston's offense? How could the Celtics counter moving forward? And how much of an impact did Draymond Green and the officials have on Boston's ugly night. Winning Plays is sponsored by TicketIQ, your home for fee-free tickets. Use the promo code BROBB at checkout for $50 off your next purchase.
info_outline Breaking down Celtics epic Game 1 comeback win over Warriors 06/03/2022
Breaking down Celtics epic Game 1 comeback win over Warriors Brian Robb and Brendan Jackson dissect the Celtics' Game 1 win over the Warriors in the NBA Finals, including the biggest heroes from the fourth quarter. The guys also analyze potential trouble spots for both teams in the series moving forward, adjustments and much more while looking ahead to Game 2.
info_outline Celtics win Game 7, first look at Warriors Finals matchup 05/30/2022
Celtics win Game 7, first look at Warriors Finals matchup Brian Robb and Chris Forsberg of NBC Sports Boston breaks down a dramatic Celtics' win in Game 7, analyze the heroes and what ifs and take a first look at the NBA Finals showdown between the Warriors and Celtics
info_outline Did Celtics solve Heat for good in Game 4? 05/24/2022
Did Celtics solve Heat for good in Game 4? Brian Robb and Sean Sylver of 98.5 The Sports Hub analyze the Celtics' Game 4 rout of Miami along with the injury issues plaguing both teams in this series. Can Boston maintain their formula to easy wins for remainder of series? Or will Miami find a way to expose old bad habits yet again?
info_outline A disastrous quarter or something more? Game 1 thoughts + potential adjustments 05/18/2022
A disastrous quarter or something more? Game 1 thoughts + potential adjustments Brian Robb and Brendan Jackson dissect the Celtics' ugly Game 1 loss in Miami featuring a disastrous third quarter. The guys analyze rough nights for Jaylen Brown, Jayson Tatum, the return of Rob Williams and what lies ahead in the series amid uncertain availabilities for Marcus Smart and Al Horford
info_outline Celtics-Heat preview + parting thoughts on Celtics-Bucks 05/17/2022
Celtics-Heat preview + parting thoughts on Celtics-Bucks Brian Robb and Ryan Bernardoni deliver their parting thoughts on a thrilling Celtics-Bucks series before taking a deep dive into the Boston-Miami showdown in what will be a rematch of the East Finals.
info_outline Did Game 4 comeback change everything in Celtics-Bucks series? 05/10/2022
Did Game 4 comeback change everything in Celtics-Bucks series? Brian Robb is first joined by Ryan Bernardoni for reactions to the Celtics' Game 4 comeback win and what it means for the series moving forward. Souichi Terada of MassLive.com also joins the show to dig deeper into the team's fourth quarter comeback and Boston's odds of advancing.
info_outline How will Celtics adjust after losing Game 3 heartbreaker to Bucks? 05/08/2022
How will Celtics adjust after losing Game 3 heartbreaker to Bucks? Brian Robb and Souichi Terada of MassLive.com break down what to look for in the remainder of the Celtics-Bucks series on the heels of Boston falling behind 2-1 in the best-of-seven matchup. The guys talk about adjustments for both sides, x-factors moving forward and their confidence level that Celtics can come back in the series.
info_outline Celtics lose ugly in Game 1 to Bucks 05/02/2022
Celtics lose ugly in Game 1 to Bucks Brian Robb and Brendan Jackson analyze the Celtics double-digit home loss in Game 1 of the series. The guys look at the cause of Boston's offensive woes, potential tweaks and what lies ahead in the series to come
info_outline Five questions on Celtics-Bucks 04/29/2022
Five questions on Celtics-Bucks Brian Robb and Ryan Bernardoni analyze the biggest questions about the Celtics-Bucks series including matchups, how Bucks will play without Khris Middleton and the defensive gameplan for Giannis. The guys wrap things up with their series predictions as well
info_outline Celtics sweep Nets + first look at second round 04/26/2022
Celtics sweep Nets + first look at second round Brian Robb and Chris Forsberg of NBC Sports Boston dissect the Celtics pulling off a 4-0 series sweep, the biggest surprises of the matchup and what it means for Boston going forward in their postseason run. The guys also take a first look at a potential second round matchup with the Bucks
info_outline Celtics-Nets fallout and the Kyrie Irving question 04/25/2022
Celtics-Nets fallout and the Kyrie Irving question Brian Robb joins Sean Sylver of 98.5 The Sports Hub to dissect fall out from the Celtics convincing Game 3 win along with the progression of Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown, Kevin Durant's struggles and how things may have been different if Kyrie Irving had decided to stay put in 2019.
info_outline What Rob Williams return means for Celtics 04/23/2022
What Rob Williams return means for Celtics Brian Robb and Ryan Bernardoni dissect the impact of Rob Williams returning to the Celtics lineup ahead of schedule for the remainder of the team's postseason run. The guys also analyze the looming return of Ben Simmons and big picture thoughts on the Celtics-Nets series thus far.
info_outline Dissecting potential Celtics-Nets adjustments 04/20/2022
Dissecting potential Celtics-Nets adjustments Brian Robb and Brendan Jackson take stock of what both sides could have up their sleeve with adjustments in the Celtics-Nets series after opening the matchup a thrilling Game 1. The guys also react to Marcus Smart winning Defensive Player of the Year and the drama surrounding Kyrie Irving
info_outline Celtics get No. 2 seed: What's their playoff outlook? 04/11/2022
Celtics get No. 2 seed: What's their playoff outlook? Brian Robb and Ryan Bernardoni analyze the Celtics second half turnaround and them landing the No. 2 seed in the East. Was inviting a potential matchup with the Nets the right move? The guys also dissect the team's championship odds, playoff path and much more.
info_outline Celtics Award Talk + First Round Playoff Scenarios 04/06/2022
Celtics Award Talk + First Round Playoff Scenarios Brian Robb and Tim McKone of 98.5 the Sports Hub dissect the Celtics' play in second half of the season and which Boston players could win NBA awards this season. The guys also break down the latest first round possibilities and debate inviting a matchup against Brooklyn versus tanking for a lower seed.
info_outline Could Rob Williams return ahead of schedule? 04/01/2022
Could Rob Williams return ahead of schedule? Brian Robb and Chris Forsberg of NBC Sports Boston analyze the latest developments surrounding Rob Williams recovery timeline and how the Celtics will fill for his absence. The guys also analyze Boston's late-game woes in tight games and take stock of the East playoff picture.
info_outline Where will/should Celtics finish in East playoff race? 03/23/2022
Where will/should Celtics finish in East playoff race? Brian Robb and Tom Westerholm of Boston.com break down the East playoff race and examine potential scenarios for the Celtics over the final few weeks of the season. How will team handle the ability to jockey for a preferred first round opponent? Could C's make a run at top seed? Also, takeaways from the west coast swing.
info_outline Celtics road trip questions + KG jersey retirement thoughts 03/16/2022
Celtics road trip questions + KG jersey retirement thoughts Brian Robb and Chris Forsberg of NBC Sports Boston analyze the Celtics' recent play amid a crucial four-game West coast swing. They also break down the East standings and playoff picture before getting into some closing thoughts about KG's jersey retirement ceremony and who could head to rafters next for Boston
info_outline Getting real about Celtics Finals chances 03/08/2022
Getting real about Celtics Finals chances Brian Robb and Ryan Bernardoni dissect a host of tops in wake of a standout week for Boston, including realistic title odds, Jayson Tatum's ascent, the East playoff picture, trade deadline decisions, how big of a surprise is Boston's turnaround in reality and much more.
info_outline Celtics grab bag 03/03/2022
Celtics grab bag Brian Robb and Brendan Jackson discuss Jaylen Brown's ankle injury and lineup adjustments in his absence. The guys also get into Derrick White's first few weeks with the team, the progression of Grant Williams and the Eastern Conference landscape.