The Boston Celtics have been hard at work in training camp for several days now, and as one might have expected giving several entangled narratives surrounding the team, bolstering the team’s defensive chops after last season’s mediocre resistance to opposing offenses has been a point of focus.
After camp practice ended on Thursday, a number of players spoke with the media about how training camp was progressing, among them new Celtics wing Josh Richardson. Co/w0p28yd73G
– The Celtics Wire September 29, 2021
“Jayson competes most definitely every time, I don’t think he gets enough credit on the defensive end,” he added. Co/kMn97oLwTH
– The Celtics Wire September 30, 2021
With a defensive-minded new head coach with a reputation for being straightforward with his players, such a roster has a lot of potential to be among the league’s top defenses.