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LaVar Ball with Dale, Holley and Keefe
Dale, Holley and Rich Keefe discuss NBA lottery pick Lonzo Ball with his very outspoken father Lavar Ball. The guys touch on the Celtics, his feud with his sons' high school coach, Lonzo being better than Steph Curry and much more.
just completed his season at UCLA. When Melo is a a sophomore chino hills high school Lee Angelo just finished his senior basketball season Chino Hills and will be headed for UCLA in the fall. But marble joins us right now night AT&T hotline to Barksdale Michael and
it's it's probably easier to deal to more hands on in in high school doing with a high school coach little bit less so in college what about the pros do you see yourself being in hands on with a guy
Kirk and Callahan- Will Isaiah Thomas win a title in Boston? 3-7-17
Kirk, Gerry, and Alex Reimer discuss whether or not Isaiah Thomas will win a title in Boston.
decision. Didn't want to. In terms of resigning from the lineup and. Isiah Thomas about. We know there was some stuff. Group group media we get any threats huge response to that was not asked about that we could. Guard I believe that after the game last thing Isiah Thomas what was a demolished Celtic beat 45 guys around. Mike Murphy announced the tough question that Chris Forsberg. Isiah Thomas was published nothing in his career nothing is NBA career who's been critical of the coaches and teammates the last couple of
think people want I mean they want you want to root for Isiah Thomas and you watch spy sad and use the wise and I applies only reform. Because it's a great story Leo what do you have a lot of the team stinks like that that was a pretty good actually got to say when in this city like LA when the Celtics are pretty good they do you go what people with the master and promotions advisors from LA his father yet but I do think a lot of transplants there. Absolutely I mean close finish it MVP Kobe Bryant music that's because he's Kobe Bryant cut ties. And it took some sense of tragedy peaking for forensic Thomas. Now also experienced about you on lakers fans are
bothers me on the play in the West Coast so that it Isiah thomas' contract by Hillary talked about yesterday. So we signed this year obviously six point five mixture six point two same campaign and unrestricted free agent after 20172018. Season. The easier anywhere close to deceased he's going to one in Max contract. Tutu Max contract players should be Isaiah Thomas now Horford pass Alex Celtics and to be honest I don't know if I don't either I Petraeus and it's it's pretty clear given night changes in activity at the last couple deadlines he does not view Isiah Thomas as part of the next celtics' championship team I read it pretty clear he's not a dagger island ore for this is
Kirk and Callahan- Celtics lose after Thomas mishandles the ball 3-6-17
Gerry, Kirk, and Trenni react to the Celtics loss against the Suns.
best players might broccoli and see if you can went on yeah Isiah Thomas . Joked yes. I would say at the sarcasm all around and so it was sort of trying to figure out. Would you
is guys that this the best is the best this the best Isiah Thomas . Is nowhere near the category of Larry Bird and 86 altitude have been a six or seven best player on the team. It parent alert guard rich shortly didn't like the sound. At chick compared to Michael Jordan the greatest player. What do you I react to that. Actually call and even wanna on our top ten player. Yeah yeah
you know the guy I would I would trade rally. Way before Isiah Thomas . All I wouldn't know virtually have to you have to give Isiah Thomas Max deal at some point you want that that's going to be like you could third this player you take off the court big spot guy who's been at the playoffs. Monty and 32 million dollars a year. Look like everyone wanted to Max players and Horford Isiah Thomas . NN I'm proud you have to think about the other players are gonna have to got get after the draft a lot
Danny Picard gives his thoughts on the Celtics, the incredible season Isaiah Thomas is having and potential trade opportunities for Boston -- 2-19-17
The NBA trade rumor mill is beginning to swirl as the deadline approaches and Picard is ready to go! He talks about the possibility of Jimmy Butler coming to Boston, why Isaiah Thomas is not getting enough respect and the future of the Celtics.
finish your first beverage. Like that thing is done and five minutes. Isiah Thomas . And I compete with the skills challenge. It doesn't. Really get too worked up but if you wanna critiques and things that
they do. What locally will be focusing on his game tonight is Isiah Thomas . Represented the Celtics Eastern Conference. Brad Stevens represent the Celtics and his coaches that these go to Eastern Conference. And and you
Like I've heard. And who is trying to tell me that when Isiah Thomas is doing right now is some type of fluke I I think you must believe that the guys like 3132 years old
Pete Sheppard and Jerry Thornton discuss the possibility of Jimmy Butler coming to Boston in a trade -- 2-19-17
Adrian Wojnarowski has been talking about the possibility of the Celtics making a trade with the Bulls to bring Jimmy Butler to Boston. He actually thinks it may be the the marquee deal to keep an eye on this week heading into the trade deadline. Pete and Jerry discuss and give their thoughts on if they would want Butler. Pete thinks it will happen, Jerry thinks Ainge will stay put. The guys get into more Celtics, present and future and if they can battle with the best of the NBA.
in the bulls' game the other night. Where we've seen it from Isiah Thomas before in the playoffs where things get a little offer rosters shrink. He gets double team sometimes even triple team believe it or not and you see what happens. In crunch time and I fear that if I think if they don't make a cop a move like this. That come playoff time this year that could get bounced in the fourth round. Because it fit the bulls right now the first round I would province outspent I would be. A little scared chocolate M why don't they play because the root because you need Isiah Thomas basically to have. A good egg and very good to great game every single night you don't sure. As they're currently constituted
You are putting a tremendous amount of pressure on this team particularly Isiah Thomas to almost play. To have 35 plus every single light can say distorted and only explain it better and you know market
year Ralph okay but you have but now you have Ed Butler Isiah Thomas and an Al Horford. That is better than anything that they're gonna have out there the rest of the season anything and
Late Night with Christian Arcand - Anna Horford makes her Boston radio debut 2-16-2017
Anna Horford, sister of Boston Celtics Al Horford, makes her Boston radio debut. She talks about Twitter and reacting to mean tweets about her brother. She also gives us her thoughts on the city of Boston and racism.
mean I am now at this point and carry them better and Larry Allen . And really. Really nice. And kappa alpha Al you like. It's very professional he's entered Syria about its job. There aren't double
Celtics Podcast - Isaiah Thomas' flagrant foul, and it's time for the Celtics to fill their biggest need 12-20-16
WEEI.com's Mike Petraglia and Ben Kichen of the 'Dale and Holley Show' talk about Isaiah Thomas' flagrant foul against the Heat, and also discuss why it's time for the Celtics to address their biggest need.
get right to it. They as news of the week it involved Isiah Thomas and justice Winslow on Sunday night with a about just about three minutes ago. Isiah Thomas threw right elbow is Winslow was closing out on defense out on the three point line and gave Winslow a very nasty gash. He was thrown out of the game a flagrant two foul called on Isiah Thomas . For the elbow when he had the ball up above his head. And Isiah Thomas couldn't believe it happened right in front of the celtics' bench Brad Stevens could not believe it. And the news on Tuesday. Just moments before we started taping this will hold them let's be honest doesn't go full disclosure and a bit but you're you're interrupting my eagle ray hello I'm sorry go ahead. The NBA has downgraded it from a a flagrant two to a flagrant one and that affects. Isiah Thomas going forward they did that for bookkeeping purposes so he doesn't get penalized going forward for this. But it certainly can't go back and change timing go back in time and and you know. Fortunately the Celtics were able to hold on and win that game they lost that game because he was out and it was a close ball game and Marcus Morris had to fill in for Isiah Thomas at the end. Boy with the Celtics have been yes yes they would have gone screwed I mean it's still kind of
was he. That there was clearly no malice on the part of Isiah Thomas to injure. Justice Winslow agreed agreed I generally even Winslow admitted this after the game and he wasn't trying to hurt me
why this game in Miami was so important and why losing like Isiah Thomas . Could've really been a much more controversial. Happening. Had. The Celtics won the game absolutely absolutely. There's so many other things we
Celtics Podcast - Isaiah Thomas' injury and keeping Marcus Smart in control 12-13-16
WEEI.com's Mike Petraglia and Ben Kichen of the "Dale and Holley Show" discuss the latest news on the injury that has kept Isaiah Thomas off the court and how valuable it is for Marcus Smart to stay in control.
he's a terrific shooter. But they need nastiness and you know. Obviously. Amir Johnson doesn't give you that it. Which is. It's so contradictory to what it seem like he was up in Toronto which seem
that we talked about making the numbers match to Jay crowd and Amir Johnson but then it from the king's. I wanna get rid of Rudy Gay so how to make that money match it's. It's all cluster. Well. The other thing is Terry Rosie or. He is not
Celtics Podcast – Bad finish against the Rockets and love for DeMarcus Cousins 12-6-16
WEEI.com's Mike Petraglia and Ben Kichen of 'The Dale and Holley Show' talk about last night's disappointing finish against the Rockets and they talk about their love for DeMarcus Cousins.
and 15% yet but they've been through the numbers it would be Amir Johnson and Jae Crowder is that right on the money work correct. And then whatever pick you wanna give up. So the really US the question of is he worth a lottery peck. I say a one for one minute cousins for lottery pick yes he's worth it. Now here's the problem is that if if its cousins for Amir Johnson Jae Crowder and a heck that's the yeah it's not a question it's not the lottery. Now that won't happen I don't guarantee you that will not happen the Celtics are not that desperate. So what I hit it and I would be people or would you would you give up Amir Johnson and Jake better I whipped out a solution package absolutely okay so what would depict package B will you have to be
Celtics Podcast - How the Celtics can hang with Cleveland atop the Eastern Conference 11-30-16
WEEI.com's Mike Petraglia and Ben Kichen of the 'Dale and Holley Show' talk about what the Celtics will need to do in order to be considered one of the top teams in the Eastern Conference along with the Cavs.
are the focal point of a team. I was go back to Chris Bosh . Number Chris Bosh in Toronto he's an all star who's a really really good player need. Loaded up the stat sheet when he got down