In some ways, the 2021-22 Boston Celtics feel like, and are, a completely different organization from last season. Brad Stevens, who coached the Celtics for eight seasons, guiding them to three conference finals appearances, moved upstairs to replace Danny Ainge as the new basketball of operations, while Ime Udoka replaces Stevens on the bench. As long as Marcus Smart is around, the Celtics will always feel like the Celtics. The Jays
Bottom line: The Celtics will go as far this season as Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown take them, and that’s an upper-class two-way duo to hitch your wagon to.