TL;DR news on Celtics at August 26, 2023

But, in my opinion, the Celtics have also been developing and have two franchise cornerstone players in Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown. NBA's official injury report NBA's official injury report The Celtics have downgraded Robert Williams III to out due to a knee injury, so that is a big loss for them as he is their best rim protector. Finishing the game with sixth man Derrick White at guard alongside Smart, Jaylen Brown and Jayson Tatum at forward and Al Horford at center unlocked the Celtics' offense. Celtics: Don't let Jrue Holiday's stellar defense overshadow his clutch, crucial offensive prowess] Bucks vs. He had just wrapped up his fifth season as head coach at University of the Pacific when Udoka asked his old friend to join the Celtics coaching staff. Only $14.5 million is guaranteed now, but the guarantee grows to $19.5 million if the Celtics make the NBA Finals and becomes fully guaranteed if they win it all, via Spotrac. You could make the case that Udoka should have been higher on that list for leading an incredible turnaround that saw the Celtics jump from 10th in the Eastern Conference in January to the No. "So, we'll hit the ground running next year." Udoka doesn't seem hung up on individual awards as he tries to lead the Celtics past a tough, physical Milwaukee Bucks team in the East semifinals. This piece will shine a light on three players in particular who I feel have not had enough praise for their hand on a positive stretch of outings for the Celtics. Boston Celtics player No.1) Al Horford Al Horford is here in Boston once again folks, and this is nothing new to Celtics faithful who have seen this consistently throughout his two tenures in Beantown. Build your custom FanSided Daily email newsletter with news and analysis on Boston Celtics and all your favorite sports teams, TV shows, and more. Celtics coach Ime Udoka said Hauser took a fall in practice.