Each day, we’ll give a review of news surrounding the Celtics. We’ll also look back in history to see what happened on today’s date in team history (August 8th). To round out the day’s post, we’ll give you stats and fun facts related to the number of days remaining before the first game (67 today). Let’s get to it!
The 2018 MLB Winter Meetings are happening, and there are rumors about deals and free agent signings everywhere. Beneath all that buzz, the Hall Of Fame vote lurks. On January 22, 2019, the 2019 Baseball Hall Of Fame class announcement occurs. Curt Schilling will not be matriculating. Schilling is the equal of John Smoltz. Smoltz sailed in on his first chance in 2015, while Schilling is still waiting. Why is that?
With the injury to Patrice Bergeron, the Bruins have been without one of their deadliest weapons. Tuesday night that did not matter as the Bruins new top line was magical. After a sloppy first period, the Bruins found themselves in a 2-0 hole. Things looked grim as the B's had yet to come back from a two-goal deficit this season. With their backs against the wall, this team that has already dealt with tremendous adversity, came roaring back.
It’s been just a day since Kyrie Irving caused a storm of rumors centered around his future with the Celtics. Monday he spoke once more on the topic. In an interview with Boston Sports Journal Irving expressed his excitement to get back on the court next season and play with a completely healthy group.