Locked On Celtics - Daily Podcast On ...

Locked on Celtics is a daily Boston Celtics podcast by MassLive beat writer John Karalis. It's an inside look at the C's from a former professional basketball player who is at practices & games. Hear from players, call in to the voicemail line, and hear from some great guest hosts. It's the #1 podcast choice for Celtics fans. Part of the Locked On Podcast network.

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LOCKED ON CELTICS- Nov. 14: Trap games, Tito, &...
The Celtics are riding a 12 game streak and they're facing Golden State Thursday on TNT, which makes Tuesday's game in Brooklyn a classic trap game. MassLive's Jay King and RedsArmy's John Karalis discuss
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LOCKED ON CELTICS- Nov. 13: 12 STRAIGHT WINS!!
The Celtics somehow keep winning, this time thanks to big second half efforts from Marcus Smart, Al Horford, Terry Rozier, and Jayson Tatum. John Karalis and Sam Packard break down the big win over Toronto
49 min
603
Rainin' J's Boston Celtics Podcast Ep. 24 with ...
We celebrate Mike & Tommy's broadcast anniversary with a classic Rainin' J's episode... please enjoy this awesome interview with Mike Gorman!
57 min
604
LOCKED ON CELTICS- Nov. 9: Baynes' Balls Big to...
The Celtics ended up extremely short-handed but Aron Baynes stepped up with a career night to help the Celtics survive a sloppy performance on against Lonzo and the Lakers. John Karalis and Sam Packard have it all covered.
31 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - Nov. 8: Lonzo-Tatum on the way
LOCKED ON CELTICS - Nov. 8: Lonzo-Tatum on the way
31 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS-Nov. 7: Tatum, Kyrie get clut...
This wasn't like the other eight wins, but the ninth straight victory was still sweet thanks to heroics from Kyrie Irving, Jayson Tatum, and the prettiest eyes in the NBA.. Al Horford. John Karalis and Sam Packard have the whole thing covered for you
33 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS-Nov.6: Team effort seals 8th ...
There was nothing magical about this win in Orlando. The Celtics won a largely ugly game thanks to their usual great defense and all around offensive contributions from a lot of people
40 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - Nov. 3: Celtics, Thunder an...
LOCKED ON CELTICS - Nov. 3: Celtics, Thunder and ... Jenga
34 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS- Nov. 2: Jaylen nearly perfec...
Jaylen Brown had a nearly perfect night on offense and then Kyrie took over (AND PLAYED HIS BUTT OFF DEFENSIVELY!!) to put the Kings away. John Karalis has that and one amazing statistic that shows how fun this team is.
29 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - Nov. 1: Okafor and the new ...
Jahlil Okafor and the new DPE possibilities
34 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS- Oct. 31: Kyrie, Horford, C's...
Kyrie Irving had his best performance as a Celtic, Al Horford was an all around beast, and the entire Celtics team put together a very nice, complete win over the road-weary San Antonio Spurs
49 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - Oct. 30: Kyrie, Tatum and t...
MassLive's Jay King and Sam "Jam" Packard break down Kyrie Irving, Jayson Tatum and the defense
34 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS- Oct. 27: Stars step up in wi...
The young guys looked mostly young in Milwaukee, so Kyrie Irving and Al Horford decided to flex their star power to lead the Celtics to a very nice win over Giannis and the Bucks. John Karalis and Sam Packard discuss.
36 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS-Oct. 26: Locked On Bucks cros...
John Karalis and Frank Madden of the Locked On Bucks podcast get into Giannis Antetokounmpo's great start, how the Bucks development is similar yet opposite of the Celtics' at the same time, and how Boston is moving forward without Hayward.
51 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS-Oct. 25: Tatum & Brown shine ...
Jaylen Brown and Jayson Tatum continue their unbelievable start to the season with amazing performances in a blowout of the Knicks. John Karalis and Sam Packard discuss that and how Kyrie and Horford became willing subplots.
45 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - Oct. 24: It's mailbag time
MassLive's Jay King and Sam "Jam" Packard answer listener's questions about Kyrie Irving, Jabari Bird and more.
40 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS- Oct 23: Philly musings & the...
John Karalis and Sam Packard get together to discuss a few things from the Philly game, what we can expect from the week ahead, and we retire the Mystery Machine to introduce Aron Baynes' Big Australian Boat!
37 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - Oct. 20: Early reactions pl...
Kyrie Irving's shooting struggles, the emergence of Jaylen Brown and Jayson Tatum and Chris Paul's revelation that the Celtics intrigued him this summer.
38 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS- OCT. 19: C's falter late in ...
The Celtics suffered another tough loss, this time in their home opener, to the Bucks. John Karalis breaks down the bad and the good in this frustrating loss.
31 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS- OCT 18: Hayward's devastatin...
Gordon Hayward suffered a gruesome injury five minutes into his Celtics debut. John Karalis and Sam Packard discuss that, how the team recovered at halftime to nearly steal the game, and who might be asked to step up in Hayward's absence.
31 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - Oct. 17: It's time for real...
Reaction to Marcus Smart's non-extension and J.R. Smith saying the Celtics are not a big threat to the Cavaliers, plus some predictions for opening night.
30 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - Oct. 16: Tatum likely to st...
Reactions to Jayson Tatum starting, Marcus Morris' injury, and Celtics-Cavs.
38 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: Oct. 13- with Sopan Deb
NY Times culture reporter and Celtics superfan Sopan Deb joins John Karalis to talk about how he became a Celtics fan growing up in NJ, putting together a Bill Russell documentary, the cross between sports and culture, and a LOT more
66 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - Oct. 12: Kyrie, Cs crack Ho...
MassLive's Jay King and Sam "Jam" Packard break down the Celtics' season finale, gush about how the Celtics have looked so far, and react to some interesting comments by both Isaiah Thomas (who may never talk to Danny Ainge again) and Kyrie Irving (who...
36 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - Oct. 11: More 76ers musings...
MassLive's Jay King and John Karalis of Red's Army give some additional thoughts on the latest Celtics-76ers preseason game (Marcus Smart and Terry Rozier!) then get into some comments Ainge delivered to Brian Robb and ESPN's weird ranking which insult...
26 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: Oct 10- C's win preseason ba...
The Celtics and Sixers bench units went at it with most of the starters resting and it was Boston's guys who ran away with the game. John Karalis breaks down the best (Smart's aggressiveness, Rozier's overall game) and the worst (Markelle Fultz's free ...
34 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - Oct. 9: Belated 76ers game ...
MassLive's Jay King and John Karalis of Red's Army give their belated thoughts on the Celtics' preseason win against the 76ers, react to Marcus Morris' confidence (cockiness?) about his new role, and go into a deeply personal subject.
38 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - Oct. 6: Intrasquad scrimmag...
MassLive's Jay King and Sam "Jam" Packard draft the Celtics in hopes of finding the best intrasquad scrimmage teams. After that, the two answer mailbag questions about chemistry, Marcus Smart's next contract, and more. #RaininJs #Celtics
46 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: Oct 5- the GM survey & Leagu...
John Karalis pulls MassLive's Jay King out of bar trivia tonight to go through the annual GM Survey and list their league pass teams. Enjoy the show! #Celtics #RaininJs
29 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - Oct. 4: Smart good with ben...
MassLive's Jay King and John Karalis from Red's Army give belated reactions to the preseason opener (Daniel Theis! Ball movement! Length!) then discuss all the news of the day, including Marcus Smart embracing his bench role and Jaylen Brown coming aro...
30 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: Oct. 3- Revamped Celtics win...
Finally! The new-look Celtics took to the floor and played some actual basketball. Sam Packard and John Karalis discuss everything that happened from Al-gasms, to over-passing. to the obvious beginning of Daniel Theis' Hall of Fame career! Enjoy the sh...
30 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - Oct. 2: Open practice react...
MassLive's Jay King and John Karalis of Red's Army break down the entertaining, albeit not particularly useful, Boston Celtics open practice, then discuss whether Brad Stevens should name a captain. #RaininJs #Celtics
27 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - Sept. 29: Danny Ainge gives...
MassLive's Jay King and Sam "Jam" Packard take mailbag questions about the depth chart, tag team possibilities, and which Celtics would be the best at other sports, then take on Danny Ainge for his new reason for making the Kyrie Irving trade. #Rainin...
38 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: Sept. 28- Horford on playing...
Day 2 of training camp featured a lot of Al Horford talking about his own position (playing the 4 or the 5) and his new rookie teammate Jayson Tatum. RedsArmy.com's John Karalis talks about that and the re-heated debate over Jaylen Brown vs. Marcus Sma...
34 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - Sept. 27: First day of prac...
MassLive's Jay King and the Boston Sports Journal's Brian Robb react to the first day of Boston Celtics practice and give some thoughts about a young, athletic second unit. #RaininJs #Celtics
28 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - Sept. 26: Media day reactions!
MassLive's Jay King, John Karalis from Red's Army and Sam "Jam" Packard give their reactions to all the media day news and information. #RaininJs #Celtics
37 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: Sept 25- It's MEDIA DAY!
Media day is here!! That means basketball is here soon too, so John Karalis and Sam Packard ask each other silly media day questions to prepare. Enjoy the show! #Celtics #RaininJs
34 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: Sept.22- Hayward on IT & Kyr...
Gordon Hayward released a long blog post about his decision to leave Utah which included a passage on IT that gave us feelings again. Also, Kyrie Irving gushed about Jayson Tatum, Charles Barkley said something stupid about the schedule, and refs get n...
47 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - Sept. 20: Kyrie hot takes, ...
MassLive's Jay King and John Karalis of Red's Army give all their hot takes about Kyrie Irving's First Take appearance, then react to Jaylen Brown's comments about the team needing time to jell. #RaininJs #Celtics
38 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: Sept. 15- Coaching challenge...
John Karalis and Sam Packard empty out a big mailbag that, among other things, gets into Brad's coaching challenges this season, whether Bradley could have been kept, Celtics boy-band names, and the starting 5 worst players since 2000. Enjoy the show!
43 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - Sept. 12: Pierce warming on...
MassLive's Jay King and John Karalis of Red's Army react to Paul Pierce and Ray Allen's meeting, Terry Rozier's prediction of early season struggles, and Tyler Zeller's signing with the Brooklyn Nets. #RaininJs #Celtics
44 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - Sept. 7: Isaiah's emotional...
MassLive's Jay King and Sam "Jam" Packard spend most of the podcast reacting to Isaiah Thomas' emotional Players Tribune article about his trade from the Boston Celtics to the Cleveland Cavaliers. Toward the end, the two co-hosts debate how Marcus Smar...
28 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: Sept. 5- Finding Kyrie's off...
Now that Kyrie Irving is a Celtic, MassLive's Jay King and RedsArmy.com's John Karalis get together to talk about how he needs to evolve offensively in Boston and how his new teammates can help. Also, in the wake of the Rockets being sold, we wonder if...
25 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - August 31: The Kyrie trade ...
MassLive's Jay King and Sam "Jam" Packard examine the fallout of the finally-completed Kyrie Irving trade, then answer questions from listeners about questionable team chemistry, the starting lineup, and more. #RaininJs #Celtics
45 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - August 29: The trade stando...
MassLive's Jay King and John Karalis of Red's Army break down the latest updates in the Kyrie Irving-Isaiah Thomas trade stalemate plus the report that Thomas Robinson worked out for the Celtics. #RaininJs #Celtics
46 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: August 25- Crossover trade r...
John Karalis and Chris Manning of the Locked On Cavs show get together to dive into what each team is getting from a guy each fan base has spent a lot of time disparaging. Will Kyrie be able to flourish in a free-flowing offense? Can he handle the Bost...
53 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: August 23- the Kyrie-Isaiah ...
Kyrie Irving is a Celtic while the Cavs are adding Isaiah Thomas and Jae Crowder. What a wild day in the NBA and John Karalis and Sam Packard are here to give their reaction. Enjoy the show! #Celtics #
45 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: Aug. 22- Brad's Ms. Pacman a...
Brad Stevens was on the Chris Mannix podcast talking about his classic Ms. Pacman machine as well as how he'll use a bunch of guys we traditionally know as Small Forwards. John Karalis & Sam Packard talk about that and then figure out how many games th...
49 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - Aug. 17: LeBron James repor...
MassLive's Jay King and Sam "Jam" Packard react to the report that LeBron James plans to leave the Cleveland Cavaliers in one year, then answer a number of Celtics mailbag questions. #RaininJs #Celtics
36 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: August 15- Quirky Celtics sc...
The Celtics schedule is out and it's a little on the quirky side thank to that January trip to London. John Karalis looks at how that's lead to a front-loaded schedule and why it could hurt their overall win total. Enjoy the show! #Celtics #RaininJs
22 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: August 11- Celtics to open t...
The NBA released its opening week national TV schedule as well as its Christmas Day lineup and the Celtics are featured in both. John Karalis and Sam Packard talk about how the C's will usher in the NBA season, play in the perfect Christmas Day slot, a...
27 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: August 10- Christmas games, ...
John Karalis and Sam Packard dive into a wild array of topics including Bob Cousy time traveling on his birthday, fixing everyone's weaknesses, last-second scenarios, and going with "Mook" over "Marcus" Morris. Enjoy the show! #RaininJs #Celtics
53 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - Aug. 8: Jaylen in Africa, I...
MassLive's Jay King and Red's Army's John Karalis react to Jaylen Brown's showing in Africa, Isaiah Thomas' appearance at Patriots practice and the latest news on Kyrie Irving -- former Cavaliers GM David Griffin's comments that suggest the Celtics are...
36 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: August 2- Counting Ringzzz, ...
Michael Jordan said Kobe Bryant is better than LeBron because RINGZZZZ so that must mean Bill Russell is twice as good as anyone, right? John Karalis and Sam Packard get into that... and... a junk drawer full of IT slander, combat muscle, and melees. ...
48 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - August 1: KG trade's 10-yea...
MassLive's Jay King and John Karalis of Red's Army reflect on the Kevin Garnett trade 10 years after it happened; react to Jared Sullinger's continued fight with weight issues; and Jay goes on a rant against straw men in support of Isaiah Thomas. #Rai...
48 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: July 28- Mailbag on integrat...
MassLive's Jay King and Red's Army's John Karalis get into a slew of mailbag questions including the Gordon Hayward fit, contracts for Isaiah and Smart, Jayson Tatum's future, Brad's place in the league and a whole lot more. Enjoy the show! #RaininJs...
48 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - July 27: No surgery for Tho...
MassLive's Jay King and John Karalis from Red's Army break down the news that Isaiah Thomas will not need surgery and have a (one-sided) debate about whether the Celtics should target Kyrie Irving. #RaininJs #Celtics
49 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - July 24: How could Kyrie Ir...
MassLive's Jay King and Sam "Jam" Packard break down how Kyrie Irving's trade request could shake up the Eastern Conference -- whether the Cleveland Cavaliers fulfill the request or not. #RaininJs #Celtics
39 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: July 21- Monster mailbag fea...
RedsArmy's John Karalis dives into a mailbag to answer questions about lineups, potential trades, what if's, and invading someone's dreams. A July full of your questions gets answered in this show. Enjoy! #RaininJs #Celtics
54 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - July 19: Brian Scalabrine o...
MassLive's Jay King is joined by guest Brian Scalabrine to discuss a list of topics, including Kevin Garnett (and his craziness), Jason Kidd, Paul Pierce, the '08 championship, Scalabrine's mentality as a player, and the time Scalabrine ran a 4:45 mile...
25 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - July 18: Where does Paul Pi...
MassLive's Jay King and John Karalis from Red's Army react to the news that Paul Pierce signed a contract to retire with the Celtics, then debate where Pierce falls among the franchise's all-time list. #RaininJs #Celtics
29 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: July 17- Just how good are t...
While we're all excited about the potential for this team, what does the rest of the NBA think? Locked On Wizards host Ben Standig, who authored an article on this for Fanrag Sports, joins John Karalis to give an outside perspective on how the Celtics ...
36 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - July 14: Ante Zizic with an...
MassLive's Jay King and Sam "Jam" Packard debate whether Ante Zizic has shown much during the past three games, then talk about the strangeness of Avery Bradley's introductory press conference with the Detroit Pistons. #RaininJs #Celtics
24 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: July 12- Tatum, The Future, ...
The Ringer's Kevin O'Connor joins the Vegas podcast with John Karalis and Sam Packard for a wide-ranging discussion on Tatum, how Danny Ainge built a contender for now and later, and the wild potential for an Anthony Davis trade or John Wall departure ...
62 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: July 10- C's are done making...
The Celtics have signed Aron Baynes... finalizing their moves for the offseason. Jay King, Sam Packard, and John Karalis get together at Summer League to discuss what the moves means, who'll start, and some summer league stuff. Enjoy the show! #Rainin...
36 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - July 8: Avery Bradley trade...
MassLive's Jay King and Sam "Jam" Packard give an emergency podcast to react to the Boston Celtics' trade of Avery Bradley and a second-round pick for Marcus Morris.
28 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - July 7: Tatum vs. Mitchell ...
MassLive's Jay King goes solo to break down the Jayson Tatum-Donovan Mitchell matchup, react to the latest trade rumors and analyze Kelly Olynyk's departure to the Miami Heat. #RaininJs #celtics
21 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: July 6- Clearing the way for...
All of a sudden the Utah Jazz have decided they'd be open to a sign and trade for Gordon Hayward. John Karalis and Sam Packard get into whether that makes sense, and they get an assist from network founder David Locke (and a car full of some of podcast...
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - July 5: Gordon Hayward agre...
MassLive's Jay King is joined by 98.5 The Sports Hub's Brian Robb, who also runs CelticsHub, to break down the Gordon Hayward acquisition and what could come next for the Celtics. #RaininJs #Celtics
22 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: July 4- Jayson Tatum hit a g...
Jayson Tatum did something cool in his Celtics "debut" hitting a game-winner against the "Philadelphia 76'ers" and Markelle Fultz. It was fun to watch, but Jay King and John Karalis kept cool heads in reacting to his, and Jaylen Brown's, good performan...
23 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - July 1: Instant reaction to...
MassLive's Jay King and Sam "Jam" Packard react to the stunning news of the Indiana Pacers trading Paul George to the Oklahoma City Thunder, rather than the Boston Celtics. #RaininJs #Celtics
30 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - June 30: More rumors! Kelly...
MassLive's Jay King, Sam "Jam" Packard and John Karalis from Red's Army do a three-man podcast about the latest Celtics rumors, the official summer league roster, and news Kelly Olynyk has been extended a qualifying offer. #RaininJs #Celtics
48 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: June 29- How Boston's affect...
Chris Paul was shockingly traded to the Rockets, which could have a huge impact on Gordon Hayward's decision to stay in the West, the bidding war for Paul George, and what Blake Griffin decides to do in free agency. John Karalis goes solo with that, Is...
30 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: June 28- The pursuit of Paul...
So apparently Danny Ainge is going after Gordon Hayward AND Paul George? That's not gonna be easy, but John Karalis, Jay King, and Sam Packard are here to break it all down for you. Plus, Avery Bradley got screwed, Bill Russell is awesome, and ANTE ZIZ...
51 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - June 26: Jayson Tatum react...
MassLive's Jay King and Sam "Jam" Packard share more reaction to the Jayson Tatum pick and break down some of the latest trade rumors. #RaininJs #Celtics
43 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: June 23- C's draft Tatum as ...
The Boston Celtics selected Jayson Tatum with the third overall pick on a draft night that was overshadowed by the Jimmy Butler trade to Minnesota and the rumors Boston was close to trading for Paul George. Sam Packard and John Karalis discuss. Enjoy ...
27 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: June 22- the Celtics-Lakers ...
There is no greater rivalry than the Celtics and the Lakers. With ESPN's recent special on this rivalry, we got one of the OG Lakers bloggers Chris Manning to come on to talk about our favorite moments and a lot of current events... like how Phil Jacks...
73 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - June 21: Recapping the craz...
MassLive's Jay King and Sam "Jam" Packard recap one of the weirdest days in NBA history, which included interesting trades, blockbuster rumors, and a whole lot of things that could impact the Celtics path. #RaininJs #Celtics
37 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - June 20: Sam Vecenie breaks...
MassLive's Jay King picks draft expert Sam Vecenie's brain about the Celtics big risk of trading the No. 1 pick, and who the team could/should target now with the third overall selection. #RaininJs #Celtics
31 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: June 19- Making sense of tra...
Danny Ainge did what we thought was unthinkable... he traded away the top pick and the chance to draft Markelle Fultz. So... what was he thinking? John Karalis and Jay King discuss.
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: June 16- Deciphering the non...
Another day, another person who has an opinion that ISN'T Ainge drafting Markelle Fultz. So how much stock should we actually put into all these rumors? MassLive's Jay King and RedsArmy's John Karalis discuss. Enjoy the show! #Celtics #RaininJs
22 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - June 15: A Blake Griffin ru...
MassLive's Jay King and Sam "Jam" Packard compare Blake Griffin and Gordon Hayward as possible free-agent targets and break down some NBA draft news. #RaininJs #Celtics
38 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: June 14- Decoding Danny Ainge
Danny Ainge made some very interesting comments regarding the Golden State Warriors and building a team in this era of Dubs dominance. John Karalis, Jay King, and Sam Packard all join up to discuss. Enjoy the show! #Celtics #RaininJs
43 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: June 12- So what if the Celt...
Despite the knowledge that most free agents stay with their teams, many Celtics fans have come to a place where "sign Gordon Hayward" is something that's inevitable. So... what if they don't? What's the plan? John Karalis and Sam Packard discuss. Enj...
49 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - June 9: PLEASE stop the unr...
MassLive's Jay King and John Karalis of Red's Army lash out at the epidemic of unrealistic fake trade proposals that spread around the internet like mad. #RaininJs #Celtics
37 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - June 7: Markelle Fultz's vi...
MassLive's Jay King and Sam "Jam" Packard react to Markelle Fultz's visit to Boston, which included a trip to TD Garden and photos with the championship banners and Larry Bird's likeness. After that, King and Packard dig into a mailbag from listeners. ...
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - June 6: The Kevin Durant fa...
Kevin Durant's decision to sign with the Golden State Warriors didn't just set up what has been a noncompetitive playoffs. It has also shaken the landscape for all teams, like the Boston Celtics, with title aspirations. MassLive's Jay King and John Kar...
36 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: June 5- Pre-draft workouts &...
The Celtics are bringing in a bunch of guys for pre-draft workouts, including Markelle Fultz. MassLive's Jay King and RedsArmy.com's John Karalis discuss that and we put together our unbeatable 3-on-3 teams. Enjoy the show! #RaininJs #Celtics
26 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - June 2: Jay's media game ri...
MassLive's Jay King and John Karalis of Red's Army discuss how ridiculous Jay was while actually getting mad at one of his teammates for drilling a game-winning shot. They continue to discuss some of the Celtics' injury issues throughout the playoffs. ...
23 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: June 1- Playing coy w/the #1...
While the obvious move might seem to be drafting Markelle Fultz, Danny Ainge isn't exactly making that a given, so RedsArmy's John Karalis & MassLive's Jay King look into some other possibilities Ainge might consider (hello, Philly). Also, is Danilo Ga...
38 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - May 31: Fultz, Isaiah and J...
MassLive's Jay King and John Karalis from Red's Army discuss some of the chatter about whether the Celtics should trade Isaiah Thomas, news that Markelle Fultz wants to go No. 1 to Boston, and a story about Jaylen Brown. #RaininJs #Celtics
44 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: May 26 - An ugly end to a gr...
There's no sugar coating how overmatched the Celtics were in this series, but there's no doubting this season was an absolute success. Sam Packard and John Karalis wrap up the season with a quick look at the game, what we witnessed this season, and a ...
51 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - May 25: @dangercart breaks ...
MassLive’s Jay King chats with guest Ryan Bernardoni aka @dangercart, an expert on the Celtics’ cap situation and what they could do in the future. Bernardoni breaks down offseason options from the No. 1 pick, to potential trades, to the contract situa...
31 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: May 24- C's give us hope in ...
The Boston Celtics gave us hope for one half of Game 4. The Cavaliers spent the other tearing that hope into pieces in front of our faces. We're running out of ideas, but Sam Packard and John Karalis have a couple for you. Enjoy the show ! #Celtics #...
50 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - May 23: Chris Forsberg refl...
MassLive’s Jay King is joined by ESPN’s Chris Forsberg to offer more reaction to the stunning Game 3, what to expect from Game 4, and Marcus Smart’s new motto: “Let it flow and let it show.” They reflect on Smart’s huge game, wonder why LeBron James ha...
47 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - May 22: Celtics stun Cavs i...
Sam "Jam" Packard goes solo to break down the Celtics' stunning Game 3 win against the Cavaliers. #RaininJs #Celtics
31 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - May 19: TNT's Mike Fratello...
MassLive's Jay King chats with guest Mike Fratello from TNT who breaks down the Eastern Conference Finals, analyzes Brad Stevens' coaching, and gives input on Boston's future. #RaininJs #Celtics
29 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: May 18- C's get beaten back ...
After 7 games played at Washington Wizards speed, the Celtics were forced to play at Cleveland Cavaliers speed and it did not go well. John Karalis and Sam Packard get into the beatdown and a few things the Celtics could do better going into Game 2. ...
35 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS - May 17: Celtics win the dra...
MassLive's Jay King and John Karalis of Red's Army react to the Celtics winning the NBA Draft lottery and the No. 1 overall pick. Near the end of the podcast, they also dive into the upcoming Eastern Conference Finals series against LeBron James and th...
36 min
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LOCKED ON CELTICS: May 16- On to the Conference...
The Celtics survived a Game 7 against a tough Wizards team thanks to Kelly Olynyk going bonkers, Marcus Smart's shooting (whaaa?) and some heroics from the usual suspects. Above all, this is a time to celebrate. Why don't you celebrate with us? Enjoy ...
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