Allen is running the offense, playing a combo point/shooting guard, but not gunning it as much as he used to. They will lose because of their youth and relative lack of depth, but they will also be very tough to beat in March.
First, Simmons used to talk up Deadspin so not sure why you rip him so often (since Leitch left). Second, there is no denying that he is a sports media innovator, with early blogging, 30 for 30 (best series of sports movies of all time), sports/culture nexus, and, the area I was most skeptical about, podcasts.
Jabari Parker, wrong. He had a serious knee injury and is still good. Jaylen Brown, on the other hand, will be a superstar, check out his highlight dunk and rebound vs Cavs last night. http://www.boston.com/sports/boston-celtics/2016/11/04/watch-jaylen-brown-introduce-himself-to-lebron-james-with-highlight-dunk-and-reb… Read more
This story has so many levels I want to binge read it.