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Previewing the 2018-19 season and predicting the 16 playoff teams

10/14/2018
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Brendan Kurie is joined by Sam Schilling and Ryan Rodrigues as they talk about all the questions surrounding the Boston Celtics as they get set to open the season, plus they debate which 16 teams will be in the playoffs come April.

Duration:01:05:26

Banner 18: Preseason reaction and Eastern Conference Over/Unders

10/3/2018
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Brendan Kurie and Sam Schilling break down the first three preseason games for Boston and pick over/unders for all the Eastern Conference teams in the first episode of the 2018-19 season.

Duration:00:47:01

Banner 18: Marcus Smart re-signs, Isaiah Thomas to Denver, Kawhi to Toronto

7/27/2018
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Was Marcus Smart worth $52 million over four years? Should the Celtics have tried harder to sign Isaiah Thomas to come off the bench? Is Toronto now the team to beat in the Eastern Conference. Brendan Kurie and Sam Schilling discuss this and more.

Duration:00:46:54

Banner 18: Reviewing Summer League and more offseason news

7/11/2018
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Is Summer League worth watching? Brendan Kurie and Sam Schilling debate the virtues of watching the games in Las Vegas, then dive into how the offseason affected the Eastern Conference and which teams improved the most.

Duration:01:01:32

Banner 18: LeBron to LA opens up things up for the Celtics

7/2/2018
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With LeBron James joining the Lakers, is the East up for the Celtics to take? Who will they sign with the mid-level exception? Where will Kawhi land? Brendan Kurie and Sam Schilling discuss various offseason topics before Summer League starts.

Duration:00:50:19

Banner 18: 2018 NBA Draft preview edition

6/19/2018
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Will the Celtics trade up into the lottery? Who will they take at No. 27? Who should they take? How will the lottery play out? Will Kawhi Leonard be traded? We answer all your 2018 NBA Draft questions with special guests Sam Schilling and Montana Samuels.

Duration:00:49:04

Banner 18: What will the Celtics do in the offseason?

6/3/2018
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Predicting what happens with Marcus Smart, Terry Rozier, Kyrie Irving, Marcus Morris and the rest of the Celtics, plus a look around the league and an answer to where LeBron James winds up.

Duration:01:04:01

Banner 18: Eastern Conference Finals Game 5 recap, Game 6 preview

5/24/2018
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Special guest Jim Fenton, Celtics writer for the Brockton Enterprise since 1986 joins the Banner 18 podcast to give some historical perspective to this playoff run. Then Sam Schilling and Wesley Sykes come on to run a three-man weave about Game 5 and looking ahead to Game 6.

Duration:00:52:03

Banner 18: Eastern Conference Finals talk with Nick Friar and Sam Schilling

5/16/2018
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With the Celtics up 2-0 on Cleveland in the 2018 Eastern Conference Finals, Brendan Kurie brings in two guests to discuss how Boston built its series lead. First up is Nick Friar, followed by Sam Schilling.

Duration:00:49:22

Banner 18: 2018 Eastern Conference Finals preview

5/12/2018
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Sam Schilling joins Brendan Kurie as they break down the Eastern Conference Finals rematch between the Boston Celtics and Cleveland Cavaliers, two teams who look nothing like last year's incarnations.

Duration:00:31:07

Banner 18: Rapid Reaction from Game 3

5/5/2018
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The Celtics took a 3-0 lead against the Philadelphia 76ers with an overtime win in Game 3. Sam Schilling and Brendan Kurie sit down minutes after the game ended to break down how Boston just keeps winning.

Duration:00:33:44

Banner 18: Previewing 76ers-Celtics and dissecting Brad Stevens' road playoff record

4/30/2018
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Brendan Kurie welcomes guest Wesley Sykes as they heatedly debate Brad Stevens' lackluster record in road playoff game and make their predictions for Round 2 against Philadelphia.

Duration:00:37:38

Banner 18: Recapping Game 2 and the arrival of Jaylen Brown

4/18/2018
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Brendan Kurie and Sam Schilling break down the Celtics' Game 2 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks, including Jaylen Brown's career night, how the Celtics are guarding Giannis Antetokounmpo and who stole Eric Bledsoe's talent?

Duration:00:26:29

Banner 18: Recapping Game 1 vs. Milwaukee Bucks

4/16/2018
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Brendan Kurie and Sam Schilling break down a thrilling finish to Game 1 and whether the overtime victory gives them more or less confidence in the Celtics as they head into Tuesday's Game 2.

Duration:00:23:23

Banner 18: Playoff preview with Ryan Rodrigues and Sam Schilling

4/14/2018
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We revisit our preseason predictions, take a look at the Celtics-Bucks matchup and make our first-round and NBA Finals playoff predictions.

Duration:00:54:39

Banner 18: What's gone right since the All-Star break

3/11/2018
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Brendan Kurie and Sam Schilling talk about the Celtics' 6-1 stretch since the All-Star break, whether they're worried about Al Horford and how hard the team should fight for the No. 1 seed.

Duration:00:29:34

Banner 18: How to fix the scuffling Celtics

2/15/2018
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Brendan Kurie and Sam Schilling discuss what the Celtics can do to right the ship after losing nine of 15 games heading into the All-Star break. Plus: Marcus Smart's return, Greg Monroe's role and the biggest overachievers and underachieving teams in the league

Duration:00:38:48

Banner 18: How to fix the scuffling Celtics

2/15/2018
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Brendan Kurie and Sam Schilling discuss what the Celtics can do to right the ship after losing nine of 15 games heading into the All-Star break. Plus: Marcus Smart's return, Greg Monroe's role and the biggest overachievers and underachieving teams in the league

Duration:00:38:48

Banner 18: Talking Paul Pierce with Tim Weisberg

2/13/2018
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Former Standard-Times Celtics writer Tim Weisberg covered the team from 2001-2014 and sits down with Brendan Kurie to discuss the first time he met Paul Pierce and more memories from the all-time great's career.

Duration:00:38:15

Banner 18: Talking Paul Pierce with Tim Weisberg

2/13/2018
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Former Standard-Times Celtics writer Tim Weisberg covered the team from 2001-2014 and sits down with Brendan Kurie to discuss the first time he met Paul Pierce and more memories from the all-time great's career.

Duration:00:38:15