Sunday, June 4 2023

With the Boston Celtics past the customary if not factual midpoint of the season after the annual All-Star Week festivities, who among the team’s players deserves some hardware — or at least some verbal flowers?

The obvious answer would be the two star wings, Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown, the former a bonafide Most Valuable Player candidate and the latter looking at his first potential All-NBA nod. But players like Derrick White and Malcolm Brogdon have been playing like starters off of the bench — when they haven’t been stepping up to help out injured starters.

We could go on and on, but why listen to us when you can watch the clip embedded below to hear who the folks at Celtics Blog’s “First to the Floor” podcast as they debate this very topic?

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Check it out to see if you agree with their takes.

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