Listen: Celtics, James Harden, Boston discussed on KNBR Tonight with Drew Hoffar & Kevin Frandsen
"Right at Baynes again, easy, layup targeting Baynes over and over again this. He's been on the floor. James harden has just cook. It the guy another Celtics turnover. Hard blow by faith again. Let me layup. Good. How many more time for the Celtics? Go out James harden to abuse Aaron Baynes three mono Amano matchups James escort baskets, every single time on Kyrie Irving, all starbursts all-star hardens crosses steps back. Fires. Vijay? Forty two points Boston his twenty four forty point game of the season. This is after hours with Amy Lawrence Craig Ackerman fired up on the Houston Rockets radio network. In fact, heart had forty two points before he fouled out late in the fourth quarter in Boston on Sunday and Houston survive, I'm using my air quotations they held on. They edged the Celtics. The Celtics did make a late run. But this was twenty plus point game in the in the sec a third quarter early in the second half. And now Boston has dropped five six six returning from the all star break. Kyrie Irving did have twenty four points, nine rebounds, six assess and wall Boston was really focused on James harden. He only had nine free throw attempts. But the threes when they're dropping for the rockets, it's as you know, a major weapon, and they were twenty one fifty one from beyond the arc at the garden. In boston. It's after hours with Amy Lawrence on CBS sports radio. Much bigger issue here for the Celtics now as they continue to spiral post all-star break, and we had talked to their play by play voice. Sean Grandy on the last show of last week and kind of picked apart some of the issues with the Celtics Marcus smart, set it like this war just not together right now. We have time to get together. He made it seem like there's plenty of time left. But in actuality, there's not. So teams are at sixty three sixty four games. Now. I mean eighteen games left in the regular season. You're supposed to be amping up playing your best basketball of the year. And that's what the rockets look like. So James harden had the forty two but Chris Paul had fifteen points, twelve assists, six rebounds. Erik Gordon at thirty two points in the starting lineup. He was eight of twelve from beyond the arc. This is a team that is playing its best basketball at the time when it needs to have Muslims.."