Anything is Poddable: A Podcast about the Boston Celtics

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 Jul 21, 2020
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Anything is Poddable is a weekly Boston Celtics podcast from The Athletic brought to you by Sam Packard and The Athletic's Boston Celtics reporter Jay King. As Jay says, "We're goofy, we're funny, we at least try to be insightful."

Episode Date
The Ime Situation and The Other Things
1926
Jam Packard and Jared Weiss discuss the Celtics awkward Media Day before discussing some non-Ime basketball related topics!  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sep 28, 2022
Ime Udoka Suspended for 1 Year
2146
Jay King and Jared Weiss break down the Celtics suspending Ime Udoka for 1 season and what it means for the team this year. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sep 23, 2022
Robert Williams Surgery Reaction
2592
Jam Packard and Jay King react to the new that Celtics center Robert Williams will miss 4-to-6 weeks after having a second surgery on his injured left knee.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sep 22, 2022
Celtics Training Camp Questions
3681
A week ahead of the start of training camp, Jam Packard and Jay King get together to talk about the biggest questions heading into Celtics training camp.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sep 20, 2022
Where do the Celtics fit in the Eastern Conference?
3472
Jam Packard and Jay King breakdown the Gallanari injury before discussing where the Celtics stand in the new look Eastern Conference Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sep 02, 2022
More Kevin Durant Rumors
4275
Jam Packard and Jay King discuss the latest Kevin Durant news before diving into a Poddable 6-Pack of moments from last season.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Aug 10, 2022
Celtics Summer Mailbag
2810
Jam Packard and Jay King answer listener questions about the Celtics and spend entirely too much time talking about the third Center on the roster  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Aug 05, 2022
Classic Summer KD Scuttlebutt
3436
Jam Packard and Jay King discuss the Jaylen Brown - Kevin Durant Trade Rumors before talking about Hasan Whiteside? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jul 27, 2022
Celtics Offseason Check-in
3069
Jam Packard and Jay King discuss Jam stalking Brad Stevens, Brad not using the TPE, the Roster's biggest hole, and the Summer League Celtics  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jul 21, 2022
Brogdon to the Celtics
3971
Jam and Jay react to the Celtics trading for Malcolm Brogdon, signing Gallinari and more Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jul 02, 2022
What are the Celtics Offseason Priorities?
4117
Jay King and Jam Packard discuss the Celtics approach to the Free Agency and which players would be the best fits on the current roster.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jun 28, 2022
The Celtics Season Is Over
4854
Jay King and Jam Packard react to the end of the Celtics season after their loss in the NBA Finals to the Golden State Warriors  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jun 20, 2022
The Celtics are on The Brink
1935
Jay King and Jam Packard react to the Celtics offensive struggles in Game 5 and preview their Game 6 matchup against the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jun 16, 2022
Steph and Warriors Even Up The Finals
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Jay King and Jam Packard react to Steph Curry's magnificent performance in Game 4 and the Celtics fourth quarter scoring struggles.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jun 11, 2022
Celtics Turnover Game 2 to the Warriors
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Jam Packard and the Poddable Listeners talk about the Celtics poor performance in Game 2 of the NBA Finals, Officiating Draymond Green, and possible Game 3 adjustments. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jun 06, 2022
Celtics Huge 4th Quarter Takes Game 1!
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Jam Packard and Jay King react to the Celtics big 4th quarter comeback against the Golden State Warriors to take Game 1 of the NBA Finals.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jun 03, 2022
The Celtics are in the NBA Finals
3833
Jam Packard and Jay King react to the Celtics Game 7 win over the Miami Heat and look forward to their Finals matchup against the Golden State Warriors  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 31, 2022
CELTICS WIN GAME 7!!! NBA FINALS BOUND
2247
Jam Packard breaks down the ridiculously stressful Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Finals and discusses the Celtics being back in the NBA Finals. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 30, 2022
How will the Celtics respond to a win?
3906
Jam Packard and Jay King react to Games 3 and 4 in Boston before previewing Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals against the Miami Heat Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 25, 2022
Celtics Take Game 2!
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Jam Packard and the Poddable listeners react to Marcus Smart's huge performance in his return as the Celtics dominate the Heat to even the series at 1-1.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 20, 2022
Celtics Take Game 7!
3237
Jam Packard and Jay King breakdown The Grant Williams Game and the rest of the Celtics Game 7 victory over Giannis and the Milwaukee Bucks  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 16, 2022
Celtics Force a Game 7
3497
Jam Packard and Jay King react to Jayson Tatum's huge Game 6 performance and preview Game 7 of Celtics-Bucks  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 14, 2022
AL HORFORD IS A GOLDEN GOD
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Jam Packard is joined by the Poddable listeners to react to the Celtics monster 4th quarter comeback against the Milwaukee Bucks to even the series at 2-2.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 10, 2022
The Cs Even the Series at 1-1
3650
Jam Packard and Jay King react to the Celtics Game 2 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 05, 2022
Celtics Drop Game 1
3436
Jam Packard and Jay King react to the Celtics poor offensive performance in their Game 1 loss to the Milwaukee Bucks.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 03, 2022
Celtics Bucks Preview
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Eric Nehm joins Jay and Jam to discuss the Celtics Bucks series and make predictions. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 29, 2022
Sizing Up the Bucks
3448
Jay and Jam discuss the upcoming Bucks/Celtics series. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 28, 2022
Celtics Go Up 3-0
3499
Jam Packard and Jay King react to the Celtics beating the Nets in Game 3 and taking control of the series.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 25, 2022
A Conversation with the Enemy
3376
Mike Smeltz of the Glue Guys Podcast joins to discuss the Celtics Nets series. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 22, 2022
Game 2 Instant Reaction: Celtics beat Nets
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Jam Packard breaks down the Celtics game 2 win in Boston and takes callers on the Athletics Live Room app. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 21, 2022
Celtics Game 1 Win with Dave DuFour
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Sam Packard and Jay King are joined by Dave DuFour to discuss the Celtics dramatic win against the Nets in game 1.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 19, 2022
TATUM AT THE BUZZER! CELTICS GET GAME 1!
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Sam Jam Packard and Jay King discuss the insane 115-114 win at the Garden against KD, Kyrie and the Nets in game 1 of round 1. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 18, 2022
Breaking Down Celtics-Nets
3234
Jay King and Sam Packard preview the upcoming first-round series between the Boston Celtics and Brooklyn Nets by breaking down everything from Jayson Tatum vs. Kevin Durant to the biggest challenges for Ime Udoka's team. What should worry the Celtics? What should be their biggest advantages in the series? How will they need to adapt without Robert Williams? And just about everything else.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 13, 2022
The Final Countdown
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Jam Packard and Jay King discuss how the Celtics might approach the final game of the regular season Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 09, 2022
How Will Ime Coach in the Playoffs?
3289
Jam Packard and Jay King discuss how Celtics coach Ime Udoka will approach the playoffs, try to figure out the C's best closing lineup, and take some dynamic listener calls!  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 06, 2022
Cause for Concern?
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Jam Packard and Jay King discuss the Celtics loss to the Heat in their first game without Robert Williams  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 01, 2022
The Celtics Run Out Of Time(Lord)
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Jam Packard and Jared Weiss discuss the Robert Williams injury and its impact on the Celtics playoff hopes.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 30, 2022
Bi-Coastal Domination
3631
Sam Packard and Jay King discuss the current Celtics run and how they are preparing for the Playoffs. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 22, 2022
Honoring KG and Losing!
4634
Jay and Jam discuss KG Night and the Celtics' recent play.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 15, 2022
Continued Success, DPOY Debates, and KG Stories
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Jam Packard and Jay King discuss the Celtics continued winning, the debate over the Defensive Player of the Year, and then discuss Kevin Garnett's career in Boston. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 12, 2022
How good are the Celtics?
2851
Jay King and Sam Packard discuss how good the Celtics are and answer questions in an Athletic Live Room. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 07, 2022
Celtics Huge Win Over Grizzlies
2907
Jam Packard is briefly joined by Jay King until his internet goes out... and then Jam Packard answers questions about the Celtics, their big win against the Grizzlies, and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 06, 2022
Celtics Second Half Preview
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Sam Packard and Jay King preview the 2nd half of the Celtics season and answer questions on the Athletic Live Room app. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 04, 2022
Celtics Wild 2nd Half Comeback
3448
Jay King and Jam Packard discuss the Celtics come back win against the Hawks, take callers on the Athletic Live Rooms app, and much more Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 02, 2022
The Streak Is Over
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Jam and Jay discuss the Celtics winning streak ending, discuss how the Celtics have played since the trade deadline, and take calls on the Athletic Live Rooms app.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 18, 2022
Are the Celtics back back?
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Jay and Jam discuss the play of the Celtics lately, Derrick White's fit with the team, and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 15, 2022
Trader Brad
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Jay King is joined by Brian Robb to discuss the moves the Celtics made at the trade deadline. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 11, 2022
Celtics Deadline Preview
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Jam and Jay discuss the Celtics/Nets game, the Celtics at the trade deadline, and they take callers on an Athletic audio room Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 09, 2022
Best stretch of Celtics basketball?
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Jam and Jay discuss The Celtics win over the Hornets, the upcoming trade deadline and answer questions from listeners on the Athletic Live Room Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 03, 2022
Are the Celtics back?
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Jay and Jam discuss the recent play of the Celtics, the trade deadline and then take questions from an Athletic live room. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 28, 2022
Tatum Explodes for 51
2152
Jay King and Sam Packard discuss the Celtics victory over the Wizards, Tatum's big night and the upcoming trade deadline Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 24, 2022
Celtics win a close one against the Bulls
2931
Jay and Jam discuss the Celtics latest win against the Bulls and how the Celtics can continue to bring wins to Boston. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 17, 2022
Celtics turning it around?
1918
Jay King and Jam Packard discuss the Celtics win over the Pacers and how they have won 3 in a row. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 13, 2022
What's wrong with the Celtics
4406
Jay and Jam get all the feelings out as they dig into everything that isn't working for the Boston Celtics and possible changes that could be made. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 08, 2022
Making sense of the wildly inconsistent Boston Celtics
4212
Jay and Jam try to decipher what's real and what's noise as the Celtics deliver embarrassing and enlightening performances. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 04, 2022
Iso Joe Back in Bean Town
3653
Jay and Jam discuss the Celtics recent stretch, playing with Freedom, the Joe Johnson signing and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 23, 2021
But can Jaylen and Jayson even play together?
3319
Jay King and Jam Packard discuss the Celtics big in over the Bucks and more in the Athletic Live Room Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 14, 2021
What the hell happened in Los Angeles?
2352
Jay and Jam discuss what happened against the Lakers and Clippers in the Celtics 0-2 run in LA. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 10, 2021
Celtics Back in the Mix
1758
Jay and Jam discuss the recent play of the Celtics, a big win against the Blazers, a close loss to the Jazz, Tatum's play, and where do the Celtics get shooting from? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 07, 2021
Celtics win ugly
2883
Jay King and Jam Packard discuss the Celtics ugly win against the 76ers, their upcoming road trip and then answer questions on the Athletic Live Room. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 03, 2021
Are the Celtics good?
3460
Jay King and Sam Packard discuss the Celtics recent play, how Freedom is impacting the on the court production, Tatum's passing, Smart's comments, and then we take questions from you! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 01, 2021
Breaking down the Celtics’ struggles with Mo Dakhil
2231
Jay King is joined by former Spurs and Clippers video coordinator Mo Dakhil to break down what’s wrong with the Celtics’ 17th-ranked offense and what the team needs to fix to climb up the rankings.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 24, 2021
Celtics Beat Lakers
1395
Jay and Jam discuss the Celtics victory over the Lakers on LeBron's first night back after an injury.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 21, 2021
Figuring out the Celtics
2580
Jay King and Jam Packard discuss the recent play of the Boston Celtics including calls from listeners on the Athletic Rooms app. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 17, 2021
KG Stories and the improved Celtics defense with Michael Pina
3515
Jam Packard and Jay King are joined by NBA Reporter Michael Pina to talk about his excellent profile of Kevin Garnett in GQ as well as the Celtics resurgent defense. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 12, 2021
Celtics Beat the Heat
3749
Jay King and Jam Packard discuss the Celtics win in Miami, if the Celtics are back on track and then the guys take callers on the Athletic Live Rooms feature on the Athletic App. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 06, 2021
Celtics Ugly Loss to the Bulls
3493
Jay King and Sam Packard discuss the horrific loss to the Bulls, how they can fix it, Marcus Smart's comments, and they answer listener questions on the Athletic LIVE app.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 03, 2021
Udoka doesn't hold back
3035
Jay King and Slam Jam Packard join an Athletic live room to discuss the Celtics and answer your questions. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Oct 29, 2021
Drinking The Green Kool-Aid
3006
Jam Packard is joined by Dan Greenberg of Barstool Sports to sip on some Green Kool-Aid and discuss the Celtics two-game win streak and return to glory.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Oct 27, 2021
Celtics Fall to the Knicks + Poddable Live Questions
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Jam Packard and Jay King discuss the Celtics loss to the Knicks and answer live questions on the Athletic live rooms app! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Oct 22, 2021
Poddable Prediction Palooza Part 2
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Jam Packard and Jay King from the Athletic are joined by John Karalis of the Locked On Celtics Podcast and Boston Sports Journal to do a little preseason Poddable 6-Pack before completing the second half of their annual predict-every-single-regular-reason-game podapalooza.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Oct 19, 2021
Poddable Post Game: Celtics Finish Preseason 2-2
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Live on The Athletic App, Jam Packard and Jay King react to the Celtics loss to the Miami Heat in their final game of the preseason. Romeo Langford hype and live listener questions, you better believe it bub!  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Oct 16, 2021
We Know What We Have in Ime
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Jam Packard and Jay King from The Athletic react to the Marcus Smart suspension as well as the Celtics recent pre-season games. Are the Celtics the deepest team in the league? Jam's optimism certainly thinks so! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Oct 15, 2021
Very Early Preseason Reactions
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Jam Packard and Jay King of the The Athletic react to the HUGE Celtics win in their first preseason game.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Oct 05, 2021
Early Training Camp Thoughts
2544
Jay King and Jam Packard give their thoughts on the early days of Celtics training camp. Topics include life under Ime Udoka, Marcus Smart's comments on Brad Stevens, his extension, and playing point guard, Jaylen and Jayson's relationship, and the Williamses possibly being in the best shape of their lives!  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sep 30, 2021
10 Big Questions for Celtics Training Camp
3787
Jam Packard and Jay King answer the ten biggest questions as the Celtics prepare to start training camp next week.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sep 24, 2021
A Midseason Tournament and The Failure of Jam
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Jam Packard and Jay King of The Athletic discuss the proposed midseason tournament and take listener questions on Tatum-on-the-bench minutes, the potential of Romeo, and the value of training camp. Then, the fellas recap their epic 1-on-1 matchup over the weekend Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sep 15, 2021
Al Horford, Power Forward? and other Rotation Questions
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Jam Packard and Jay King from The Athletic discuss the Celtics recent transactions before diving into a discussion of what the rotation will look like next season. Finally, the guys discuss where things stand in the Eastern Conference.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sep 10, 2021
Dissecting The Celtics Rotation
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Jam Packard and Jay King of The Athletic react to the Celtics extending Josh Richardson before having a larger discussion about what the team's rotation will likely look like heading into next season.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sep 01, 2021
Celtics Extension SZN
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The Athletic's Jay King and Jam Packard discuss the Celtics signing both Marcus Smart and Robert Williams to 4-year extensions. The guys also debate what the expectations should be for the upcoming season and whether or not the Cs will win over 46.5 games.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Aug 24, 2021
Celtics Sign Schröder and Summer League Reactions
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Jay King, LIVE FROM LAS VEGAS, and Jam Packard react to the Dennis Schröder signing and discuss his potential impact on the team. The guys then give their thoughts on the Cs first two Summer League games, with a focus on Payton Pritchard, Aaron Nesmith, and Romeo Langford. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Aug 11, 2021
The Celtics Are Not Doing Anything
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Jay King and Jam Packard react to the news that Evan Fournier is not re-signing with the Celtics and discuss the team's long term future. The guys also react to the smaller trades the team did make and what to expect from the upcoming Summer League season.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Aug 03, 2021
Edge and Experience and Juhann Begarin
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Jay King and Jam Packard react to the NBA Draft and the Celtics picking Juhann Begarin with the 45th pick.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jul 30, 2021
Who Should The Celtics Target in Free Agency?
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Jam Packard and Jay King provide their top 5 Free Agent targets for the Celtics off-season. Jay then helps Jam through a pick-up basketball dilemma  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jul 21, 2021
Will Yam Madar help the Celtics? What will Ime Udoka’s coaching staff be like? What is Team USA’s problem?
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Jam Packard and Jay King, co-hosts of the Anything is Poddable Celtics podcast, debate all the recent news around the team. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jul 15, 2021
Jayson Tatum and Bradley Beal. What's Up With That?
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Jam Packard and Jay King are joined by The Athletic's Fred Katz to discuss the joint article written by Fred and Jay about childhood friends Jayson Tatum and Bradley Beal teaming up on Team USA for the Olympics. Fred also gives his thoughts on the Celtics offseason so far.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jul 09, 2021
The Udoka Era Is Here and the Tanking Era is Over
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Jam Packard and Jay King give their reactions to Ime Udoka's opening press conference and then answer listener questions about the Celtics off-season. Jam is then joined by Jake Fischer of Bleacher Report to discuss his new book, Built to Lose: How the NBA’s Tanking Era Changed the League Forever.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jul 02, 2021
Ime Udoka is the next Celtics Head Coach
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Jam Packard and Jay King react to the news that the Celtics have hired Ime Udoka to be the next head coach of the Boston Celtics  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jun 23, 2021
Kemba - Horford Trade Instant Reactions
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Jam Packard and Jay King react to the shocking news that the Celtics traded Kemba Walker to the OKC Thunder for old friend Al Horford. They are joined by Andrew Schlect to get the perspective from OKC before Coley Mick of Barstool Sports joins to further breakdown the trade and the Celtics coaching search.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jun 19, 2021
Tatum wasn't All-NBA, but at least the Sixers stink!
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Jam Packard and Jay King react to Jayson Tatum not making any of the All-NBA teams, the latest news in the Kyrie saga, and the absolutely wild week of NBA news.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jun 18, 2021
Wild Kemba Walker Speculation
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Jam Packard and Jay King react to the recent report that Kemba Walker wants out of Boston. The guys then give their first answers to the burning off-season Celtics questions. Who will the next coach be? Should the Celtics re-sign Evan Fourneir? How valuable is Marcus Smart? Should the Cs extend Robert Williams? Who will make a bigger leap, Langford or Nesmith? All of that, plus the guys check in on the NBA Playoffs and try to figure out if the Nets ruined the league Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jun 09, 2021
The Celtics Did What?!
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Jam Packard and Jay King react to the shocking news that Danny Ainge is retiring and Brad Stevens is moving on from coaching to replace him as President of Basketball Operations. Surprise guests Coley Mick of Barstool Sports and Dave Dufour of The Athletic join to discuss what's next for the Cs. Who will be the next coach? How will Brad perform as GM? Why is Gordon Hayward to blame for everything bad that has happened?  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jun 03, 2021
The Celtics Season is Over
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Jam Packard and Jay King react to the Celtics Game 5 loss to the Brooklyn Nets and the team's comments after their season came to an end.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jun 02, 2021
Celtics Drop Game 4 after Nets Offensive Explosion
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Jam Packard and Jay King react to the Celtics Game 4 loss to the Brooklyn Nets. Kevin Durant was unstoppable, Kyrie Irving dropped a casual 39, and James Harden had 18 assists. The guys also discuss the dumb Celtics fan who threw a water bottle at Kyrie and the psuedo-controversy of Kyrie stepping on the Celtics Logo  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 31, 2021
Tatum Drops 50 as Cs Take Game 3
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Jam Packard and Jay King react to the Celtics 125-119 Game 3 victory over the Brooklyn Nets. The guys discuss Tatum's dominance, the big plays of Marcus Smart, and Tristan Thompson's wild post-game press conference.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 29, 2021
Celtics First Round Mailbag
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Jam Packard and Jay King preview Kyrie's return to TD Garden before answering listener questions about the Celtics offensive struggles, how best to build around Tatum and Brown, and the team not living up to wildly unrealistic expectations.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 27, 2021
Joe Harris and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Game
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Jam Packard and Jay King breakdown the Celtics ugly Game 2 loss to the Brooklyn Nets. Nothing was good and everything was bad Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 26, 2021
Celtics fall to the Nets in Game 1
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NBC Sport Boston's Chris Forsberg joins Jay King to discuss the Celtics loss to the Nets in game 1 of the first round of the playoffs. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 23, 2021
Celtics-Nets Preview, Rainin' Js Style
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The Rainin's Js Ride again! Jam Packard and Jay King are joined by John Karalis to predict what will happen in every game in the Celtics first round series against the Brooklyn Nets PLUS predictions for every series of the NBA Playoffs! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 20, 2021
Tatum Drops 50 to take Cs to 7th Seed
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Jam Packard and Jay King are joined by Fred Katz and Ben Standig from Wizards After Dark to breakdown the Celtics 118-100 victory over the Washington Wizards. The guys discuss Jayson Tatum's amazing 50-point performance, the disappointing lack of energy from Russell Westbrook, and Bradley Beal, the one-legged bandit.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 19, 2021
Sean Grande on the Celtics end of season
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Jay King and Sean Grande discuss the Celtics recent bad luck and the upcoming play in tournament.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 15, 2021
Jaylen Brown To Miss The Rest of the Season
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Jam Packard and Jay King react to the news that Jaylen Brown has a torn ligament in his left wrist and will miss the rest of the season. Jam is then joined by the @Riffs_Man to discuss The Peoples Tommy Point Charity Drive For 18, a livestream to benefit Marcus Smart's YoungGameChanger foundation.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 11, 2021
The Celtics Are Your Likely 7th Seed with GinoTime
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Jam Packard is joined by Tom Westerholm, Nicole Yang, and Chris Grenham of the GinoTime podcast to breakdown the Celtics very disappointing 20-point loss to the Chicago Bulls. The four try to figure out what to expect from the Cs for the rest of the season before diving head first into a first ever edition of the Poddable 8-pack  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 08, 2021
Process is Cool, but Have You Ever Heard of Results?
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Jam Packard and Jay King break down a wild weekend of Celtics basketball. Jam attempts to be a beacon of joy an optimism, but Jay keeps reminding him that losing games is actually a bad thing. The guys talk about Tatum being Eastern Conference Player of the Week, the rise of Nesmith, the possibility of a play-in game, and of course the horrendous officiating in the Trail Blazers game.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 04, 2021
Tatum goes for 60 Emergency Pod!
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Jay King is joined by Chris Forsberg to discuss Jayson Tatum's 60 point night against the Spurs Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 01, 2021
Just More of the Same
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Shockingly, the Celtics struggled when their best players were injured and played better when they returned to the lineup. Jam Packard and Jay King discuss the team's consistent inconsistency, the importance of Robert Williams, the Jay's leadership, and the energy of Aaron Nesmith.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 30, 2021
Cs Need to Make Some Noise
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Jam Packard and Jay King discuss the Celtics recent two-game skid before discussing what to expect from the bottom half of the Eastern Conference during the stretch run. Before the world famous Poddable 6-Pack, the guys also discuss what reasonable expectations should be entering the playoffs.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 27, 2021
Kemba Is Taking Charge
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Jam Packard and Jay King discuss the Celtics win over the Phoenix Suns, including Kemba Walker's 30-point performance and more Jabari Parker minutes. Jam then presents a compelling case for why the NBA is not more compelling when the Knicks are good and Jay thoroughly dismantles Joel Embiid's MVP candidacy. RIP Terrence Clarke  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 23, 2021
Basking in the Afterglow
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Jam Packard and Jay King discuss the Celtics battle with Steph Curry and the Golden State Warriors, the classic return of Daniel Theis to the TD Garden, the signing of Jabari Parker, and the merits of the play-in game. All of that plus a JAM-PACKED Poddable 6-Pack  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 21, 2021
Five Trends for Five Straight Wins
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A sleepy and delirious Jam Packard and Jay King come together to discuss the five most important trends from the Celtics recent five-game winning streak, including the dominance of Tatum and Brown and the distribution of Kemba Walker. The guys also answer listener questions before another great Night Shift Poddable 6-Pack. Smart Highlights, Airballed Free Throws, Heave Respecting, and discussions of the Gilded Age  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 16, 2021
Everything is Groovy in Celtics Town
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Jam Packard and Jay King discuss the Celtics three-game winning streak. Jam tries to take credit for the changing of the vibes, citing the team's 5-2 record since his declaration. Jay uses facts and figures to point out that it is more likely the Celtics improved defensive play since the return of Romeo Langford and Tristan Thompson. Jayson Tatum is discussed and given his due credit for being a tremendous basketball player. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 13, 2021
Regular Season Games are Horse Poop
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Jam Packard and Jay King react to an absolutely electric Tristan Thompson post-game press conference where he was casually cursing and making wild declarations. The guys try to figure out what the identity of the team will be moving forward and if it is possible to build championship habits in the final 20 games of a season. All that, plus a visit to the future before a spirited Night Shift Poddable 6-Pack that touched on Thompson, the media landscape in Boston, and the length of Romeo's socks.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 09, 2021
Wings Aplenty
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Jam Packard and Jay King react to the Celtics finally having wing depth. Is their two-game winning streak a product of Evan Fournier and Romeo Langford making plays or merely because they played the Rockets and Hornets. The guys then look forward to the Sixers-Knicks back-to-back before jumping into the Night Shift Poddable 6-Pack Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 06, 2021
Are We Having Fun Yet?
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Jam Packard and Jay King are joined by Coley Mick from Barstool Sports to try and figure out what the hoot is happening with this Celtics season. The guys discuss how to possibly turn the season around, what the future of the team looks like, and obviously what kind of bird this season would be. All of that before a Poddable 6-Pack of Celtics-related feelings from the season so far.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 01, 2021
Experienced Vibe Checker
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A thoroughly Green-pilled Jam Packard tries to convince Jay King that the vibes around the Celtics have changed after the trade deadline. With his sports positivity, Jam defends the Cs from enemies foreign and domestic. The guys talk about the Cs loss to the Pelicans, Marcus Smart's hilarious heave, Drummond going to the Lakers, and the absurdity of buyout anger. All that before an amazing Night Shift Poddable 6-Pack featuring Luke Kornet, fans being back in the TD Garden, and Jay's cousin getting picked off third base.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 31, 2021
Fournier IN, Theis OUT
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Jam Packard and Jay King breakdown the Celtics trades at the deadline. How much does Evan Fournier improve the current roster. Was losing Daniel Theis really a sign of a failed Tristan Thompson signing? Did the team do anything to address their struggling defense? The answers to all of those questions plus an full Daniel Theis, Mr. B+ himself, Danny-Two-Blocks Poddable 6-Pack Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 26, 2021
Don't Trade Marcus, Do Get Better
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Jam Packard and Jay King breakdown the rumors surrounding Aaron Gordon to the Celtics, the dumb idea of including Marcus Smart in a potential deal. The guys then discuss the teams recent struggles and how they can change their shot profile to improve the offense. All of that before a wonderful Santili IPA Poddable 6-Pack including shoutouts to Abeline Christian, Ja Morant, and Semi Ojeleye contesting shots from his behind.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 23, 2021
Back at .500 with Big Wos
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Jam Packard and Jay King are joined by The Athletic's Wosney Lambre to discuss the Celtics continued struggles and what the team needs to do to get back on the right track.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 18, 2021
Robert Williams and One Big Too Many
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Jam Packard and Jay King discuss the emergence of Robert Williams, the return of Marcus Smart, and how both will impact the team's rotation moving forward. The guys also answer listener questions about potential trade targets, the value of the Celtics young guys, and the most rhythmatic lineups before diving into the Poddable 6-pack presented by Night Shift Brewing Co.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 16, 2021
Celtics Can't Stop Nets
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Jam Packard is joined by Mike Smeltz, the host of the Athletic's Brooklyn Nets podcast The Glue Guys, to talk about the Celtics 121-109 loss to the Brooklyn Nets. Jam tries to remain positive as Smetlz boasts about Kyrie's 40 point night and Landry Shamet. The guys also talk about where each team stands in the Eastern Conference and possible trades for the Cs before diving into the world famous Poddable 6-pack Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 12, 2021
Rainin Js: Second Half of the Second Half
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Jam Packard and Jay King are joined by John Karalis to complete the second half of their Celtics second half preview. The guys predict the final 18 games of the season while discussing some possible trades and the potential for revenge.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 10, 2021
Four Wins is Good!
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Jam Packard and Jay King give their reaction to the Celtics winning their last four games before the All-Star Break. The guys discuss the emergence of Robert Williams and the steadier play from the bench before analyzing the latest reports from Shams about the Cs potential targets before the trade deadline. All of that before a wonderful Poddable 6-pack full of Jazz Slander, Mook-love, and a plea for Evan Turner to come on the podcast Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 05, 2021
Results Over Process
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Jam Packard and Jay King react to the Celtics back-to-back wins over the Pacers and Wizards. The guys question Brad Stevens' new found love of winning over process, before trying to figure out why Tristan Thompson still gets minutes. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 02, 2021
Welcome to Rock Bottom
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Jam Packard and Jay King react to the Boston Celtics latest version of Rock Bottom before responding to listener complaints, questions, and bold theories Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 26, 2021
Playing The Blame Game
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After hitting rock bottom for the second time in a week, Jam Packard and Jay King broke down the Celtics' lack of late-game execution before discussing more minutes for Aaron Nesmith and Robert Williams. The guys then divy up the blame pie to try and figure out who is responsible for the Celtics very average season thus far. All that before a Poddable 6-Pack which includes Semi reactions to TimeLord, JJ getting ejected, and ranting about the referees. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 23, 2021
A Squadron of Questionable Reputation
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Jam Packard and Jay King get together to talk about the Celtics lack of depth, defensive struggles, offensive struggles, and what Danny Ainge will do with the Biggest Trade Exception Ever. Plus a Poddable 6-Pack including Chasedown Nesmith, Evan Turner disrespect, and Jay's ugly mug  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 19, 2021
Yiiiiiiikes: Riding the Celtics Roller Coaster
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Jam Packard and Jay King discuss the Celtics horrendous last couple of games and try to figure out why the team has been so inconsistent. Some might say it is the lack of depth, while others would also say that.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 16, 2021
Jazz Hate and Kemba Concerns
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Jam Packard and Jay King discuss the Celtics loss to the Utah Jazz. Jam maintains his deep hatred for the Jazz while begrudgingly admitting that they are a very good basketball squadron. The guys also discuss their concerns with Kemba Walker and what the Celtics should expect from him moving forward. Jam and Jay then travel into the past and future by answering listener questions before a Grant and Theis heavy Poddable 6-Pack.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 11, 2021
Josh Gondelman
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Jam Packard is joined by comedian Josh Gondelman for some Celtics fan sports positivity!  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 09, 2021
West Coast Weirdness
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The Celtics split their first two games of the West Coast trip, beating the Warriors before dropping a close game to the Kings in Sacramento. Jam Packard and Jay King breakdown how the Celtics looked without Marcus Smart, the improved play of Tristain Thompson, and the Harrison Barnes-TPE Propaganda Tour. All of that, Plus a Poddble 6-Pack including Jeff Teague's alleged burner and Brad Stevens not shooting his lone open look of the night. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 04, 2021
No Marcus Es No Bueno
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Jam Packard and Jay King react to the news that the Celtics will be without Marcus Smart for 2 to 3 weeks. The guys also discuss the loss to the Lakers, the JJ Reddick rumors, Kemba Walker's struggles, and whether or not Tristan Thompson is good. All that before the dynamic duo dive into a very special One Quarter of the Season Poddable 6-Pack sponsored by Night Shift Brewing. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 02, 2021
The Celtics are NOT Holding Down The Fort
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Jam Packard and Jay King discuss the Celtics ugly loss to the Spurs, the extreme power of a 2-1-2 zone, plus a thorough examination of the team's inability to HOLD DOWN THE FORT  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 29, 2021
Finally Kemba, Jaylen, and Jayson
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The Celtics have yet to play a game with a healthy Kemba Walker, Jaylen Brown, and Jayson Tatum, but that is all about to change soon. Jay King and Jam Packard discuss what impact that will have on the Celtics rotation. Plus a thorough examination if Tristan Thompson is good? What to expect from Aaron Nesmith? and a listener question trying to connect the Celtics roster to the Harry Potter universe.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 27, 2021
Flopping and Flailing
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Jam Packard and Jay King breakdown the Celtics Wednesday night loss to the 76ers. The Free Throw disparity, the accusations of flopping and flailing, and the real reason why the Celtics lost. The guys also discuss Kemba being back, his connection with Daniel Theis, Marcus Smart's offensive takeover, and the stunning lack of TimeLord minutes. All of that, plus, the world famous Poddable 6-pack Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 22, 2021
Kemba is Back and The Nets are Good
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Jam Packard and Jay King discuss the return of Kemba Walker to the Celtics lineup and what impact it will have on the rest of the team. The guys also discuss the fact that a team with James Harden, Kevin Durant, and Kyrie Irving might be good at basketball before diving into listener questions about the TPE, the struggling Cs Defense, and Yabu. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 20, 2021
Harden to the Nets and Updating Protocol
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Jam Packard is joined by Chris Grenham of Forbes to discuss the Nets landing James Harden, it's impact on the Celtics, and the league's updated Covid-protocols  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 14, 2021
The Celtics game got FastPPD
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Jam Packard and Jared Weiss discuss the cancellation of the game between the Boston Celtics and Miami Heat, the Celtics win against the Wizards on Friday night, and just how weird it is to watch a game in a an empty arena.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 11, 2021
Celtics Beat the Heat and an 1/8th of the Season Review
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In a very special double episode, Jam Packard and Jay King breakdown the Celtics buzzer beater win over the Miami Heat. The guys discuss Payton Pritchard's huge tip in and terrible celebration, the early dominance of Jaylen Brown and Jayson Tatum, the future of the two-big lineups, and what the Celtics will look like moving forward. Get ready folks, this episode features not one, but two Poddable 6-Packs  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 07, 2021
Tatum Drops 40 as Cs Trounce Raptors
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Jam Packard and Jay King breakdown the Celtics thorough drubbing of the Toronto Raptors. The guys go through Jayson Tatum's brilliant shooting night, the strong performance from the bench, and, of course, the sustainability of the the two-big lineup. In the Poddable 6-Pack there is plenty of Nick Nurse slander, TimeLord celebration, and a solid Sean Jean discussion.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 05, 2021
Jaylen and Jayson Lead Cs Past Pistons
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In Packard's Corner, Jam Packard breaks down the 6 most important things from the Celtics 122-120 win over the Detroit Pistons Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 04, 2021
Downtown Jaylen Brown Drops 42 Points
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Jam Packard and Jay King breakdown Jaylen Brown's career high 42-point performance as the Celtics destroyed the Grizzlies 126-107. The guys also discuss Jeff Teague entering the starting line-up, continue the discourse regarding two-big line ups, and have a thrilling tete-a-tete about Payton Pritchard's nickname (FastPP).  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 31, 2020
Celtics Follow FastPP to Victory
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Jam Packard and Jay King discuss Payton Pritchard's big impact in the Celtics 116-111 victory over the Indiana Pacers. The Celtics came from down 17 in the third quarter to rally back behind high energy performances from FastPP, TimeLord, and sturdy play from Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown. The guys also discuss the Cs' use of two-big lineups and whether or not they are sustainable moving forward before diving into the Poddable 6-Pack Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 30, 2020
Celtics Drop Close Game to Pacers
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Jam Packard and Jay King breakdown the Celtics 108-107 loss to the Indiana Pacers, including Jayson Tatum's questionable shot at the buzzer, the team's third quarter struggles, and the very impactful game from the TimeLord. All that, plus, the Poddable 6-Pack which includes some Beauty at the Beast Talk, KC Jones stories, and Terry Rozier appreciation  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 28, 2020
Tatum Called Game
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Jam Packard and Jay King breakdown the Celtics 122-121 opening night victory over Giannis and the Milwaukee Bucks. Tatum said he was terrible but clutch. Jaylen Brown had an amazing offensive performance. Tristan Thompson and Jeff Teague both had a huge impact in their Celtics debuts.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 24, 2020
Celtics Season Predictions
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Jam Packard and Jay King come together before the Celtics season opener to make some bold predictions. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 23, 2020
Celtics Game 2 Preseason Overreactions
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Jam Packard and Jay King are joined by Celtics Twitter legend Sam Sheehan to break down a truly miserable end to the Cs preseason. Will the team be able to score sans Jayson Tatum? Is everything terrible? Is Jeff Teague the most reliable player on the team? In the world famous Poddable 6-Pack: Kyrie burning Sage, the War on Theis continues and Mike Gorman loves TLC! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 19, 2020
Special Daily Ding Celtics Preview with Jared Weiss
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Jam Packard is joined by The Athletic's Jared Weiss to first discuss the NBA's investigation into the LA Clippers, Jerry West and Kawhi Leonard. Then Jam and Jared dig into the biggest questions facing the Boston Celtics this season. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 19, 2020
Celtics Game 1 Preseason Overreactions
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Jam Packard and Jay King come together to provide some wild overreactions to the Celtics loss to the 76ers in their preseason debut. Are Payton Pritchard and Jeff Teague going to lead the Celtics to the promise land? Is Jayson Tatum really that large? Will TimeLord ever figure out defensive positioning? All that plus, the world famous Poddable 6-pack   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 16, 2020
Predicting Every Celtics Game - Part 2
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Jam Packard and Jay King are joined by John Karalis of the Locked on Celtics podcast for the second part of their annual season-long prediction spectacular. After factoring in for revenge, the guys predict every single game on the Celtics schedule Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 11, 2020
How much TimeLord? and other Celtics queries
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Jam Packard and Jay King from the Athletic answer listener training camp questions about the Celtics big-man rotation, dark house candidate Javonte Green, cool board games.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 09, 2020
What Should We Know Aboot Tristan Thompson?
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Jam Packard and Jay King are joined by Cavs fan and Tristan Thompson expert Justin Rowan from The Chase Down Podcast to discuss how Thompson should help the Celtics next season. The guys then get in the best shape of their lives and draft the best pre-season media day NBA cliches in the world-famous Poddable 6-Pack Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 04, 2020
The Trade Exception and Kemba's Knee Spectacular
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As the Celtics open training camp, Jam Packard and The Athletic's Jay King discuss the impact of Kemba Walker's ailing left knee, the importance of the Gordon Hayward Trade Exception, and debate who will start Thompson or Theis? The guys then dive into the Poddable 6-pack to draft the 6 young guys on the Celtics who will make the biggest impact this season. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 02, 2020
Celtics Thanksgiving Mailbag
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Jam Packard and Jay King discuss the latest regarding Kemba Walker's hurt knee before diving into listener questions about the rotation, the impact of the rookies, and the Celtics place in the Eastern Conference.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 25, 2020
Hayword Gone, Tatum Extension Long
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Jam Packard and Jay King discuss the Celtics signing Jayson Tatum signing a 5-year extension, Gordon Hayward leaving for Charlotte, and the additions of Tristan Thompson and Jeff Teague  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 23, 2020
Gordon Hayward Leaving the Celtics for Charlotte
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Gordon Hayward is leaving the Boston Celtics for the Charlotte Hornets, reportedly signing a 4 year $120 million deal. Jam is joined by Mike Smeltz from The Athletic for a quick reaction pod to the news: how damaging is the move to Boston, does Hayward's high contract lessen the perception a bit and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 21, 2020
Hayward Opts Out and Celtics Draft Recap
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Jam Packard and Jay King discuss Gordon Hayward's decision to opt out of $34 million next year to become an unrestricted free agent. All options are still on the table, including a sign-and-trade or Hayward walking and the Celtics getting nothing. The Celtics also made roster decisions regarding Enes Kanter, Brad Wanamaker, Semi Ojeleye, and Vincent "Vinny Sex Pants" Poirier. Jam and Jay then breakdown the Celtics two first-round draft picks, Aaron Nesmith and Payton Pritchard. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 20, 2020
Hayward, Harden, and The Athletic Boston's Big Board
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Jam Packard and Jay King are joined by The Athletic's Jared Weiss to discuss the latest rumors regarding Gordon Hayward, the timing of his player option, and James Harden's insane demand of the Houston Rockets. The three then discuss Jay and Jared's Celtics NBA Draft Big Board: The Top-35 targets on Boston's radar.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 17, 2020
Danny Ainge and Rumor SZN
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The NBA is officially back! Jam Packard and Jay King discussed the league's pandemic plans, the incredibly short offseason, and the rumors galore swirling around the league. That, plus reactions to a press conference from Celtics GM Danny Ainge, John Hollinger's latest Mock Draft, and a wild Vinny Poirer quote in a French newspaper    Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 12, 2020
Remembering Tommy Heinsohn
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Jam Packard and Jay King pay their respects to the legendary Celtics player, coach, and broadcaster Tommy Heinsohn  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 10, 2020
Celtics NBA Draft Preview with Tom Westerholm
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Jam Packard and Jay King are joined by Tom Westerholm of masslive.com to preview the upcoming NBA Draft. The trio discuss who the Celtics should target if they were to move into the top 10. Jay, Jam, and Tom then play an exciting game of Move The Needle for players likely to be still on the board at pick 14 before selecting the 6 best adjectives used to describe prospects in the Poddable 6-Pack  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 05, 2020
Hayward trade buzz and movin' the needle
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Jam Packard and Jay King discuss the Gordon Hayward opt-out buzz, the possible return of the NBA in December, and Daryl Morey going to the 76ers. Then Jay and Jam play a game of "Move The Needle" with potential Celtics free agent targets before answering some listener questions. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Oct 30, 2020
Tiers, Trades, and Theis
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Jam Packard and Jay King discuss how the Celtics fared on The Athletic's tiers of NBA players before breaking down why fans are so thirsty for trades and what Brad Stevens needs to do to improve. Then, the return of the Poddable Six-Pack as the guys pick what they miss most about pick-up basketball.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Oct 23, 2020
Team/Player options and Jay's movie corner
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Jam Packard and Jay King discuss the most likely outcomes for the Celtics players with team or player options this offseason before diving into listener questions about the draft, Slam Ball, Steven Adams. Then Jam tries to convince Jay to watch Air Bud which leads to Jay revealing his true feelings about the Notebook. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Oct 15, 2020
How do the Celtics get better?
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Jam Packard and Jay King go through the entire Celtics roster to identify what each player needs to do this offseason to become true Kaizen Warriors and incrementally improve. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Oct 08, 2020
The off-season has begun
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Jam Packard and Jay King set the stage for the Celtics off-season and react to Game 1 of the NBA Finals Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sep 29, 2020
The Celtics lose game 6 and the Eastern Conference Finals
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Jam Packard and Jay King breakdown the Boston Celtics Game 6 loss to the Miami Heat. Jam pays his respects to #HeatCulture before the guys discuss Bam's dominance down the stretch, the Cs lack of clutch offense, the many smoked bunnies, and the PODDABLE 6-pack. The duo then take a look back on the extremely long year and pick out their favorite moments from the 2019-2020 season. Finally, Jam provides a aspirational path forward to Banner 18 in 2021  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sep 28, 2020
Jay WTF King Powers the Celtics to Victory in Game 5
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Jam Packard is joined by Jay WTF King to discuss the Celtics Game 5 victory over the Miami Heat in the Eastern Conference Finals. The guys breakdown how the Cs were able to improve their defense and get into the paint for a huge second half run. In the Poddable 6-pack, Jam and Jay talk about the epic War on Theis, Jaylen blowing kisses, and Jay's viral moment yelling profanities at Brad Stevens Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sep 26, 2020
The Celtics are Down 3-1 to #HeatCulture
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Jay King is joined by a confused and upset Jam Packard after the Celtics Game 4 loss to the Miami Heat in the Eastern Conference Finals. Why did Jayson Tatum not score in the first half? Why did Marcus Smart dribble the ball into the other team so many times? Why can't the Celtics execute a simple gameplan? Why do people even like sports? The guys try to get to all these answers AND MORE! Plus a solid discussion of Ticonderoga Pencils only on ANYTHING IS PODDABLE Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sep 24, 2020
Celtics-Heat with Michael Pina
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Jam Packard and Jay King are joined by GQ's Michael Pina to discuss what adjustments will be made in the Celtics-Heat series before Game 4 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sep 23, 2020
How do the Celtics and Heat adjust before Game 4?
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Jam Packard and Jay King respond to listener questions before Game 4, including how will Heat attack Kemba? Will the Celtics continue to switch on defense? and is Goran Dragic anything like Manu Ginobili? Then Jay displays his love of musical and his tremendous singing ability Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sep 22, 2020
We Got Ourselves a Series - Celtics Win Game 3
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Jam Packard and Jay King breakdown the Celtics 117-106 victory over the Miami Heat in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals. Gordon Hayward returned to action, the Best Five lineup thrived, while Jaylen and Jayson were phenomenal. Also, late on a Saturday night, the Poddable 6-pack turned into a Poddable 12-pack as the guys were eager to discuss the plethora of notable moments from Game 3 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sep 20, 2020
The Celtics Stopped Playing Again, This Time With More Yelling
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Once again the Boston Celtics blew a second-half double-digit lead to lose to the Miami Heat in the Eastern Conference Finals. Jam Packard and Jay King do their best to figure out the reason for the collapse. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sep 18, 2020
This Time, Don't Stop Playing
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Jam Packard and Jay King check back in for a more nuanced breakdown of the Celtics Game 1 loss to the Heat. This time with a greater focus on transition defense, Kemba Walker's efficiency, and the team's lack of focus. Plus, a good chunk of Jokic-appreciation and Clippers slander!  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sep 17, 2020
Celtics Lose Game 1 against the Heat
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Jam Packard and Jay King breakdown the Celtics overtime loss to the Heat in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals. Terrible late game execution, too many fouls, and poor transition defense, plus the Poddable 6-pack  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sep 16, 2020
Celtics - Heat Preview Mailbag
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The fans had questions and Jam and Jay had answers. We wouldn't say ALL of the answers, but certainly some of them. Like, which Heat player will become public enemy number one? Why is #HeatCulture so obnoxious? Who will guard Jayson Tatum? and what is the best-case scenario for Gordon Hayward? All that and more on ANYTHING IS PODDABLE!  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sep 15, 2020
Celtics - Heat Preview with Dave DuFour
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Jam Packard and Jay King are joined by The Athletic's Dave DuFour to preview the Celtics upcoming Eastern Conference Finals series against the Miami Heat. In a shocking turn of events, the professional Celtics fan is somehow the least confident about the Celtics chances. The guys also rank the top 10 players in the series, less surprisingly, the list contained more guys from Boston than Miami Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sep 14, 2020
The Celtics Win Game 7
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The Marcus Smart block. The Jayson Tatum rebound. The Grant Williams defense. Jam Packard and Jay King of The Athletic break down every component of the Celtics thrilling Game 7 victory over the Toronto Raptors.   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sep 12, 2020
Celtics vs. Raptors Game 7 Preview
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Jam Packard and Jay King rehash the Celtics wildly intense double overtime loss in Game 6 before trying to figure out what thr hoot will happen in Game 7. Jam only rants  about the refs a little bit because he is so clearly nervous about Friday night and knows that ANYTHING IS PODDABLE! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sep 11, 2020
Celtics Drop Game 6 in Double Overtime
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Jam Packard is joined by Chris Grenham of Forbes to breakdown the Celtics Game 6 Double OT loss to the Toronto Raptors. Kemba Walker only scored 5 points, Jayson Tatum was not great, and there were questionable calls aplenty. The guys try to discuss every aspect of the game, as Jam slowly processes his rage and gets ready for a Game 7. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sep 10, 2020
Celtics Dominate Game 5
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Jam Packard and Jay King discuss how the Celtics completely shutdown the Raptors' offense to take a 3-2 lead in the Eastern Conference Semi Finals. Additionally, Daniel Theis and Brad Wanamaker receive a lot of well earned praise and the guys breakdown the mindset and approach of KaiZen Master Brad Stevens.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sep 08, 2020
Celtics Tied at 2 Mailbag
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Jam Packard and Jay King answer listener questions before the Celtics huge Game 5 against the the Toronto Raptors. Should the Cs start TimeLord? Should Tatum be shooting more threes? Which team is in control of the series? Is Brad Stevens a good motivator? Answers to all those and more, on ANYTHING IS PODDABLE  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sep 07, 2020
Celtics Miss All The Threes and Lose Game 4
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Jam Packard and Jay King discuss the Celtics ugly Game 4 loss to the Raptors. The Celtics shot 20 percent from deep, Kemba only took 9 shots, and Jaylen looked quite lost. This is not a good recipe for winning basketball games.  On the plus side, we finally figured out that Nick Nurse is a total Karen. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sep 06, 2020
Disgrace: OG at the Buzzer
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Jay King and a broken Jam Packard try to make sense of the Celtics stunning loss in the final half second of Game 3. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sep 04, 2020
Sean Grande on The Celtics Playoff Run
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Jam Packard and Jay King are joined by the radio voice of the Boston Celtics, Sean Grande. Topics include: Marcus Smart's insane shooting performance, Jaylen Brown's steady play throughout the year, Kemba Walker's selfless approach, comparing Brad Stevens and Nick Nurse, Jayson Tatum drawing fouls, the difficulties of the bubble, and of course Kyrie Irving  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sep 03, 2020
Marcus Smart Impacts Winning, Game 2 Specifically
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Jam Packard and Jay King are joined by surprise guest Coley Mick of Barstool Sports to break down the Celtics Game 2 victory over the Toronto Raptors. There is much Marcus Smart appreciation, Jayson Tatum enthusiasm, and Pascal Siakam slander.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sep 02, 2020
Hayward Gait-Gate and other Game 1 Musings
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Jay King welcomes Jam Packard back to the pod as the duo discuss the most important news from the Celtics off-day. Most importantly, Gordon Hayward is returning to the bubble but his gait is not well! After missing Game 1, Jam asks Jay the important questions to make sure he is caught up before Jay power-ranks the 10 best players in the series. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sep 01, 2020
Celtics Take Game 1 Against the Raptors
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Jay King and his brothers recap the Game 1 blowout against the Raptors Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Aug 31, 2020
NBA Players Protest
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Jam Packard and Jay King discuss the NBA player strike in protest of police brutality Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Aug 27, 2020
Celtics-Raptors Listener Mailbag
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Jam Packard and Jay King discuss Jaylen Brown and Marcus Smart's comments on the shooting of Jacob Blake before diving into listener questions. The guys rank the top 10 players in the series, debate Nick Nurse vs. Brad Stevens, and try to figure out who will play back-up center for the Cs.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Aug 26, 2020
Celtics-Raptors Series Preview with Zach Harper
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Jam Packard and Jay King are joined by The Athletic's Zach Harper to preview the Celtics upcoming series against the Toronto Raptors. The trio discuss the impact of Kyle Lowry's ankle injury, the Celtics lack of depth, and whomst on the Raptors will be able to consistently get buckets. Does the fact that Jayson Tatum is the best player in the series give the Celtics enough of an edge or does the guile of Nick Nurse prove to be too much for the Cs?  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Aug 25, 2020
Celtics Sweep The Sixers
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Jam Packard and Jay King discuss the Celtics Game 4 victory over the 76ers, including the outrageously long 4th quarter, Jayson Tatum's emergence as the best player in the series, and Kemba Walker's best performance. The dynamic duo then look ahead to a potential matchup against the Raptors.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Aug 24, 2020
Celtics Win an Ugly Game 3
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Jam Packard and Jay King breakdown the Celtics Game 3 victory over a broken 76ers team. Jayson Tatum was in foul trouble, the Sixers got 20 offensive rebounds, and nothing was going right for the Cs, yet Marcus Smart found a way to will his team to victory. Also Kemba was good Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Aug 22, 2020
Tatum, Tatum, Tatum, Tatum, Tatum and the Bench!
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Jam Packard and Jay King discuss the Celtics Game 2 blowout win over the Sixers. Jayson Tatum continued to dominate from beyond the arc as the Celtics bench made a huge impact in the absence of Gordon Hayward. Is there anything the Sixers can do to adjust? Is Tatum now the second best player in the Eastern Conference? The answers to these questions and more on ANYTHING IS PODDABLE! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Aug 20, 2020
Ban Ankles: Gordon Hayward out 4 Weeks
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Jam Packard and Jay King react to the news that Gordon Hayward will be out for four weeks after spraining his right ankle. The guys try to anticipate what changes the Celtics will make and which players will need to step up.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Aug 19, 2020
Jaylen and Jayson shine as Cs take Game 1
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Jam Packard and Jay King breakdown the Celtics Game 1 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers. Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown were phenomenal, combining for 61 points, as the Celtics defense significantly slowed down Joel Embiid and the Sixers anemic offense. Also discussed, Gordon Hayward's right ankle sprain, what to do with the back-up bigs, and what to expect moving forward.        Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Aug 18, 2020
Celtics vs. 76ers Playoff Preview
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Jay King and Jared Weiss are joined by Rich Hofmann and Derek Bodner to preview the Sixers vs Celtics first-round playoff matchup, and discuss how the Celtics beat the Sixers.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Aug 17, 2020
Celtics Bubble Wrap Up
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Sam Packard and Jay King are joined by Fred Katz and John Karalis to discuss the Celtics loss  to the Wizards... a mockery to NBA basketball... but then wrap up the Celtics performance in the NBA Bubble Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Aug 14, 2020
The Boston Celtics are Playoff-Ready
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Jam Packard is joined by The Athletic's Jared Weiss to break down the Celtics easy victory over the Memphis Grizzlies. Jayson Tatum made shots with ease, Kemba Walker looked quite healthy, and TimeLord solidified his role in the playoff rotation. Plus a thorough analysis of nicknames, advertisements, and Gorgei Deng.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Aug 12, 2020
Tatum Steps up as Celtics steal OT win from Magic
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Jam and Jay discuss the Celtics overtime victory against the Orlando Magic. The defense was not great, but Gordon Hayward played well and Jayson Tatum dominated down the stretch. Plus a 7-10 minute discussion about Grant Williams' role in the rotation, an analysis of media-on-media tweeting, and a War on The War on Theis?  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Aug 10, 2020
Biggest Bubble Win: Celtics Destroy the Raptors
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Jam is joined by Jared Weiss to break down the Celtics 122-100 win over the Toronto Raptors. The guys discuss what led to the much improved defensive effort and what the Celtics can take from this game moving forward. Plus an analysis of TimeLord's growth, Daniel Theis' production under psychological distress, and our collective love of Canada.    Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Aug 08, 2020
Celtics-Nets Postgame with Coley Mick
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Jay and Jam are joined by Coley Mick of Barstool Sports to discuss the Celtics thrashing of the Brooklyn Nets. Big takeaways: The Nets are bad, Romeo played minutes and he was good. AND Timelord played minutes and he was good! The guys then talk about the Celtics hopes for playoffs, the rest of the NBA, plus some solid Jared Sullinger talk. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Aug 06, 2020
Celtics lose to Jimmy Butler-less Heat
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Jay and Jam discuss the Celtics disappointing loss to the Miami Heat. The defense was bad and the offense was also not good. With fouls galore, the Celtics could not contain Bam Adebayo or old friend Kelly Olynyk. Marcus Smart fouled out in the 3rd quarter, Gordon Hayward got a tech, plus more ugly moments in The War on Theis.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Aug 05, 2020
Jayson Tatum Goes Off as the Celtics Beat the Blazers
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Jay and Jam talk about Jaylen Brown and Jayson Tatum leading the Celtics 128-124 win over the Trail Blazers.   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Aug 03, 2020
The Celtics Lose a Close One to the Bucks
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Jay King and Sam Packard discuss the Celtics first of 8 games in the NBA Bubble. How did Kemba look against the Bucks? Why couldn't they stop Giannis? What is up with Jayson Tatum? and more! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Aug 01, 2020
Predictions for the Celtics
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Sam Packard and Jay King discuss what the Celtic will do at center, how the Celtics will perform in the 8 seeding games and the Playoffs, and more! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jul 30, 2020
The Celtics Final Scrimmage
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Jay and Jam breakdown the Celtics extremely eventful final scrimmage against the Rockets. Grant Williams did some things, Carsen Edwards dunked, and it turns out that James Harden is actually good.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jul 29, 2020
Kemba Walker Is Back! What that Means and More!
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Jay and Jam discuss Kemba Walker's return to the line up, Jaylen Brown sans any signs of rust, and the Celtics terrible transition defense, along with a whole host of other observations from the Celtics second scrimmage against the Suns.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jul 27, 2020
Immediate Reactions to the Celtics 1st Bubble Scrimmage
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Jay and Sam record directly after the Boston Celtics first scrimmage in the Disney Bubble, diving into what exactly is the proper takeaway from the Celtics loss, what new discoveries were made in the way the Celtics played and what to look for going forward. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jul 25, 2020
Biggest Observations in the Bubble with Dave DuFour
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The Athletic NBA Show's Dave DuFour joins the show to dive into all the big takeaways from the start of the scrimmages in the Disney the ceiling is for the Celtics this season. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jul 24, 2020
Celtics Second Unit Hype
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Jay King and Sam Packard discuss the Celtics second unit and the praise that Brad Stevens gave them.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jul 21, 2020
Gary Washburn From Inside The NBA Bubble
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Jay King and Sam Packard talk with Gary Washburn from inside the NBA Bubble. They discuss his experience, the Celtics, all time Celtics draft, and more! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jul 17, 2020
Kemba Walker Concerns, Kara Lawson Leaving, and NBA Bubble Hijinks
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Jay King and Sam Packard discuss the NBA Bubble, Concerns about Kemba Walker not practicing, Kara Lawson leaving for Duke and more! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jul 15, 2020
Celtics Zoom Interviews: True or False with Chris Forsberg
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Chris Forsberg from NBC Sports Boston joins Jay and Jam to play a game of Celtics Zoom Call True or False. The guys discuss Jayson Tatum's leadership, the health of  Kemba Walker's knee, and the possibility of Grant Williams making an impact on the perimeter.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jul 10, 2020
John Karalis on the Celtics 8 Seeding Games
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Jay and Jam are joined by old friend John Karalis of Masslive.com to predict the outcome of the eight Celtics seeding games that come before the NBA Playoffs  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jul 07, 2020
Celtics Fantasy Draft
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Jay King is joined by Jared Weiss and Fred Katz to draft Celtics players from 2001 to 2020. Tune in to find out who is picked first, who is underrated, who is overrated and more! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jul 02, 2020
Hornets Assistant Coach Nick Friedman
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Jay and Sam have Charlotte Hornets assistant coach Nick Friedman to discuss his role with the Hornets, Kemba Walker, Terry Rozier, the return of the NBA, and more! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jun 26, 2020
NBA Return to Play Plan
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Jay King and Sam Packard discuss the NBA's plan to return in Orlando Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jun 18, 2020
Matthew Segal Legal Director of the ACLU Massachusetts
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Sam Packard is joined by Matthew Segal, the Legal Director of the ACLU Massachusetts to discuss the systemic problems in the criminal justice system beyond police brutality. The two examine the role of prosecutors and the courts, before diving into a broader discussion about the effectiveness of incremental reform. Finally, Sam and Matt talk about both on-the-court and off-the-court impact of the Celtics return to playing basketball  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jun 15, 2020
Can the NBA Bubble be fun for fans?
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Crossover episode with Anything is Poddable discussing what the NBA can do to make the bubble fun for fans while they watch at home.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jun 11, 2020
The State of Our Country and the Return of the NBA
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Jay King and Sam Packard discuss the state of our country and what can be done + THE NBA IS BACK! How will the 22 team comeback affect the Celtics chance at a long playoff run? What is the best matchup for the Celtics in the first round? and more Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jun 05, 2020
Coley Mick of Barstool Sports on NBA's Potential Return
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This week Sam and Jay had Coley Mick from Barstool Sportson the podcast to talk about the NBA's potential return, differentplay-in tournaments, playoff formats, and games with no fans. The guysdiscussed how the Celtics could fare in all sorts of differentscenarios before diving into Coley's Ricky Davis-inspired rise fromrandom internet fella to NBA Player-interviewing-podcast-millionaire.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 28, 2020
The NBA in Disney World, Larry Bird Left Hand Game, and Your Questions
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On today's show Jay King and Sam Packard discuss the NBA returning soon and in Disney World, the potential matchup against the 76ers, Larry Bird's left hand game, and they answer questions from twitter and voicemails from listeners.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 21, 2020
What If The Suns Drafted Jayson Tatum?
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On today's show Jay King and Sam Packard discuss Jayson Tatum's desire to be drafted by the Suns in 2017... how does it impact the Celtics? Who do the Celtics target if no Tatum? Also, Kyrie Irvings comments on Kemba Walker, and more! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 13, 2020
Last Dance Thoughts, Best Locker Room Quotes and more with Fred Katz
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The Athletic's Fred Katz joins the show to dive into the latest from The Last Dance doc.  Then Fred, Jay and Sam run through some of the best/most awkward/wildest interactions while on the NBA beat. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 05, 2020
Basketball Story Time with Gary Washburn
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The Boston Globe's Gary Washburn joins Jay and Sam to first discuss how the NBA and the Celtics could possibly return to play this summer.  Then Gary goes into the start of his career, how he eventually ended up covering the Celtics and some of the best stories he picked up along the way.  Subscribe on iTunes Read Jay’s latest reporting on the Boston Celtics on The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 01, 2020
Listener Voicemails: from Celtics off-season plans to the essence of the Kool-Aid man
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Jay and Sam first discuss Danny Ainge's teleconference with the media, updating the situation on the Celtics at this moment.  Then they dive into their voicemail box to discuss Celtics off-season plans, what if the Celtics had beaten the Lakers in the 2010 Finals, and how Dino Radja's career simply came down to the pronunciation of his name. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 24, 2020
Larry Bird: Greatest Trash Talker Ever with Jayson Jenks
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The Athletic's Jayson Jenks joins the show to talk about his oral history on Larry Bird's legendary trash talking abilities: the great inside-the-game moments, Larry defending his teammates, and how Larry would back up the trash talk he was spouting.   If you are are not yet a subscriber to The Athletic and want to read Jayson's story, go to theathletic.com/anythingispoddable to get 40% off an annual subscription to The Athletic. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 21, 2020
Grant and Tacko Ep. 6: The Andre Drummond Case Study and our favorite video games
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Grant Williams and Tacko Fall join Jared Weiss to debate Andre Drummond’s fit in the modern NBA and how the game has changed for centers and point guards. Then they go over their favorite video games and how Tacko plans to “nerd out” his new apartment. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 15, 2020
Top Celtics PG Seasons, Tatum Won't Shoot with Michael Pina
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SB Nation's Michael Pina joins the show to interrogate Jay on his list of the top 10 seasons by Boston Celtics point guards.  Then Jay, Sam and Michael dive into how the Celtics could take advantage of a regime change in Chicago, Jayson Tatum's lack of basketball contact, and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 14, 2020
KG Hall of Fame and Deep Celtics Thoughts with John Karalis
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John Karalis from Mass Live joins Jay and Sam to go over Kevin Garnett's induction into the Basketball Hall of Fame, why HORSE on TV is silly, and behind-the-scenes stories of John's time covering the Celtics. Subscribe on iTunes Read Jay’s latest reporting on the Boston Celtics on The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 09, 2020
Grant and Tacko Ep. 5: Would Shaq dominate today’s game?
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Grant Williams and Tacko Fall debate how Shaq would look if he played in today’s game. Then they get into this season's thrilling overtime game against the Houston Rockets and discuss how Tacko wants to get a Naruto mural in his new apartment. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 08, 2020
Jay King Takes on the McDonald's Challenge with Sean Grande
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On this special episode of Anything is Poddable - host Jay King attempts to complete the McDonald's Challenge all in the name of charity, specifically One Mission.  Celtics play-by-play announcer Sean Grande joined Jay and Sam in a livestream event, where Jay attempted to eat 3 double cheeseburgers, 1 single cheeseburger, 20 McNuggets, 2 large fries and 4 sodas.  In this episode is a condensed version of those 90 minutes, plus a post game show with Jay and Sam.  For more information on One Mission, click here . Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 03, 2020
Grant and Tacko Show Ep. 4: The art of the screen AKA Theising it
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Grant Williams and Tacko Fall go over the art of the screen and how the Celtics and Daniel Theis have mastered the move known as the “Gortat.” They also debate Joel Embiid’s dominance and how small ball is changing the way teams use the post up. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 01, 2020
How the Celtics Are Handling the Suspension of Play, Adam Himmelsbach Interview
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Jay and Sam are joined by the Boston Globe's Adam Himmelsbach to discuss how the Celtics players and coaches are handling the suspension of play, the unique way Brad Stevens handles reporters, and developing sources within the Celtics organization. Subscribe on iTunes Read Jay’s latest reporting on the Boston Celtics on The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 30, 2020
How to Become a Boston Celtics Reporter with Tom Westerholm
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Jay and Sam are joined by Tom Westerholm from MassLive to update on the Boston Celtics coronavirus situation.  Then they all dive into how Tom's past, the sudden decision to leave Iowa to pursue a career covering the Celtics and the lessons learned in covering high school hoops. Subscribe on iTunes Read Jay’s latest reporting on the Boston Celtics on The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 26, 2020
Grant and Tacko Show Ep. 3 — Death to the Traditional Center?
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Grant Williams and Jared Weiss debate with Tacko Fall about what the future holds for the traditional center. The guys go into the X and Os of how the Celtics offense runs with a big man and Tacko explains how the pace of the G-League is changing things. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 25, 2020
Marcus Smart Diagnosis and Celtics Lookback with Brian Robb
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Jay and Sam are joined by the Boston Sports Journal's Brian Robb to talk Marcus Smart's coronavirus diagnoses, when NBA play will return, and the legacy impact if the season is canceled.  Plus, Brian goes through his career and memories covering the Celtics. Subscribe on iTunes Read Jay’s latest reporting on the Boston Celtics on The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 20, 2020
The Grant and Tacko Show Ep.2 - Grant's journey from chubby high schooler to thick, jacked NBA player
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Welcome to Episode 2 of the Grant and Tacko Show.  In this episode, Grant Williams tells Tacko Fall and Jared Weiss the story of how he evolved into one of the top prospects in the country and how he survived Rick Barnes’ Fat Camp at the University of Tennessee. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 18, 2020
NBA Suspension, Tom Brady, and Career Path with NBC Sports Chris Forsberg
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Jay and Sam are joined by NBC Sports Boston Celtics reporter Chris Forsberg to talk about how they're managing during the NBA season suspension, Tom Brady leaving the Pats (!) and Chris's start in the business. Subscribe on iTunes Read Jay’s latest reporting on the Boston Celtics on The Athleti Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 17, 2020
A Smart Celtics Discussion with Dave DuFour, Seth Partnow and Jared Weiss
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Jay and Sam are joined at Sloan with The Athletic's Dave DuFour, Seth Partnow and Jared Weiss.  Diving deep into the numbers and observations around the Boston Celtics including how is it that Jayson Tatum has elevated his play midseason, the Celtics ceiling, Kemba Walker's impact and more. Subscribe on iTunes Read Jay’s latest reporting on the Boston Celtics on The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 10, 2020
The Grant and Tacko Show Ep.1 - From Senegal to the NBA
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In the debut episode of the Grant and Tacko Show on The Athletic Podcast Network, Tacko Fall takes Grant Williams and Jared Weiss through his journey from Senegal to the NBA.  Look out for more episodes of the Grant and Tacko Show, to be released every Wednesday starting next week. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 09, 2020
Listener Mailbag and Small Ball Issues for Your Favorite Celtics
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Jay 'The Kid' King and Sam 'His Jamness' Packard dive into how the Celtics loss to the Rockets could extrapolate to bigger issues down the road.  Then!  A segment called Questions, where Jay and Sam answer your questions.  If you have 28 seconds!  Please fill out this listener survey - https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/25VZGGQ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 03, 2020
Are the Celtics Peaking at the Right Time
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Jay and Sam look at the past month HEATER that Jayson Tatum has been on.  Plus: Listener Mailbag!  Daniel Theis improvement, a look at Brad Wanamaker and much much more. Subscribe on iTunes Read Jay’s latest reporting on the Boston Celtics on The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 28, 2020
Tatum an Absolute Star, but Celtics Lose to Lakers
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Jay and Sam record directly after the thrilling Celtics-Lakers game where Jayson Tatum showed the entirety of the United States of America that he is an ascending superstar.  Jay and Sam discuss how that increases the Celtics chances this season.  Plus (14:00) how Kemba Walker's injury issues could impact the Celtics seeding and then Grant Williams Settlers of Catan table.  Subscribe on iTunes Read Jay’s latest reporting on the Boston Celtics on The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 24, 2020
Looking Ahead for the Rest of the Celtics Season with John Karalis
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Reunion time! John Karalis from Locked On Celtics joins Jay and Sam for part 2 of a special crossover episode to project forward the rest of the Celtics season: playoff seeding, Jayson Tatum's place among the Eastern Conference elite, and ultimate possibility for the Celtics this season.   Part 1 on Locked On Celtics reviews the season so far.  Subscribe on iTunes Read Jay’s latest reporting on the Boston Celtics on The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 20, 2020
Celtics (Slightly Past) Midseason Player Grades
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Jay and Sam hand out grades for each of the Celtics players so far this season: Why Kemba Walker deserves an A, how they frame Gordon Hayward's season so far, which Celtics center receives the highest grade.  All questions answered in this episode. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 18, 2020
Emergency Pod: Tatum and the Celtics outplay Kawhi and the Clippers
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Sam 'Jam' Packard is joined with Forbes' Chris Grenham after a thrilling double-OT win by the Celtics over the LA Clippers: Jayson Tatum's arrival as a superstar, getting good Marcus Smart, and how the win against the Clippers showed what the Celtics are capable of. Subscribe on iTunes Read Jay’s latest reporting on the Boston Celtics on The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 14, 2020
Celtics Hot Streak Cools against Rockets
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Jay and Sam dive right into the Celtics loss to the Rockets: how Houston's small ball DEFENSE was what gave the Celtics issues.  Plus - Jayson Tatum's subtle improvements and who gets a seat at Grant Williams' Settlers of Catan table Subscribe on iTunes Read Jay’s latest reporting on the Boston Celtics on The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 12, 2020
Boston Celtics Trade Deadline Wrap-Up
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The Celtics did nothing!  But is that actually something?  That is debated between Jay 'The Kid' King and Sam 'His Jamness' Packard.  The Poddable crew goes into what it means that the Celtics didn't do anything.  And which Eastern Conference contenders leveled up. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 07, 2020
All Celtics Trade Deadline Rumors Pod
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Jay and Sam attack the latest Celtics trade deadline rumors including whether Clint Capela is coming to Boston and is he worth what it would take to get him.  Then the esteemed Anything is Poddable hosts take listener questions then how certain Celtics are like Harry Potter characters. Subscribe on iTunes Read Jay’s latest reporting on the Boston Celtics on The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 05, 2020
Jaylen Brown Not an All-Star
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Jay and Sam on Gordon Hayward's continued strong play, Jaylen Brown being left off the All-Star roster, and how the Celtics may solve the center spot Subscribe on iTunes Read Jay’s latest reporting on the Boston Celtics on The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 31, 2020
Kobe v. The Celtics
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Jay and Sam talk about Kobe Bryant's battles against the Boston Celtics, how Kobe's death has impacted the current Celtics, and more from the past week with the team. Subscribe on iTunes Read Jay’s latest reporting on the Boston Celtics on The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 28, 2020
Kemba's Impact on Jaylen and Jayson
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Jay and Sam break down the impact Kemba Walker has had on Jaylen Brown and Jayson Tatum.   Plus the difference between Tatum earlier this season to now. Subscribe on iTunes Read Jay’s latest reporting on the Boston Celtics on The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 24, 2020
Emergency Pod: Celtics DOMINATE Lakers
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Jay and Sam podcast during breakfast hours to talk all about the Boston Celtics dominating win over the Los Angeles Lakers.  Jaylen Brown was homicidal, Gordon Hayward was quietly important and Enes Kanter played his role perfectly. Subscribe on iTunes Read Jay’s latest reporting on the Boston Celtics on The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 21, 2020
The Biggest Questions Facing the Celtics
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Jay 'The Kid' King and Sam 'His Takeness' Packard return with trying to figure out exactly how good of a team the Boston Celtics are, answering the biggest questions surrounding the Celtics.  Plus: how good is Jaylen Brown?   Subscribe on iTunes Read Jay’s latest reporting on the Boston Celtics on The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 15, 2020
The Difference With and Without Kemba
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Jay King and Sam 'Jam' Packard look at shooting concerns amongst some Celtics, what the Celtics lose when Kemba Walker isn't playing, and Evan Turner being funny. Subscribe on iTunes Read Jay’s latest reporting on the Boston Celtics on The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 08, 2020
NYE Mailbag Episode
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Jay 'The Kid' King and Sam 'Jam' Packard delivered an absolutely inspired New Year's Eve episode that includes listener questions on load managing the Celtics, Gordon Hayward trade possibilities, and a heck of a lot more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 01, 2020
10 Celtics Predictions for 2020
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Jay King and Sam 'Jam' Packard put Jaylen Brown and Jayson Tatum into the ring and debate which Celtics wing is most deserving of being an All-Star.  Then at 30:00 Jay runs through his 10 predictions for the Boston Celtics in 2020. Subscribe on iTunes Read Jay’s latest reporting on the Boston Celtics on The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 27, 2019
Dave DuFour on the Celtics
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Sam 'Jam' Packard is joined by The Athletic's Dave DuFour to talk about the Celtics so far this season: how we're supposed to feel about Brad Stevens, views on the Celtics defense, and junk. Subscribe on iTunes Read Jay’s latest reporting on the Boston Celtics on The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 18, 2019
Post Sixers-Celtics Pod
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Jay and Sam are back with a pod directly after the Sixers-Celtics matchup: the major Celtics issue revealed in the game, tracking Gordon Hayward's continuing comeback, and the now suddenly wobbly Celtics. Subscribe on iTunes Read Jay’s latest reporting on the Boston Celtics on The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 13, 2019
What Kevin Garnett Said About Kyrie Irving
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Sam 'Jam' Packard and Jay King bring the steamiest of insights on the Boston Celtics struggles with defense in New York, the possible return of Gordon Hayward, Kyrie Irving's non-return to Boston and Kevin Garnett's cojones comments about Kyrie. Subscribe on iTunes Read Jay’s latest reporting on the Boston Celtics on The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 04, 2019
Who Needs Kyrie
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Sam 'Jam' Packard and Jay King are back with scorching hot takes from the Celtics-Kings game, thoughts on Kyrie Irving impinging his way out of a return to Boston and Marcus Smart's mid-season media tour. Subscribe on iTunes Read Jay’s latest reporting on the Boston Celtics on The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 27, 2019
The 2010s: Boston Celtics All-Decade Team PLUS Kemba Walker Thoughts
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Sam and Jay run through the Boston Celtics All-Decade team for the 2010s including an argument over whether Kelly Olynyck or Kyrie Irving should make the squad.  Plus thoughts on Kemba Walker's injury and impact on the team. Subscribe on iTunes Read Jay’s latest reporting on the Boston Celtics on The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 25, 2019
The Cough Game
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Jay delivers an absolutely heroic performance, fighting through an illness to participate in the podcast to talk about the Eastern Conference leading Boston Celtics.  Jay and Sam talk about the complimenting nature of Brad Wanamaker, why Enes Kanter is lacking and why Grant Williams is not a coward. Subscribe on iTunes Read Jay’s latest reporting on the Boston Celtics on The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 20, 2019
What The Celtics Do Without Gordon Hayward
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Jay King and Sam 'Jam' Packard are joined by The Athletic's Fred Katz to talk next steps after Gordon Hayward's injury, who steps up, Kemba vs. Kyrie, is Jaylen Brown an All-Star, and a whole lot of junk including why Marcus Smart seemingly, continuously gets kicked in his junk during games. Subscribe on iTunes Read Jay’s latest reporting on the Boston Celtics on The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 13, 2019
Is Gordon Hayward Back?
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Jay King and Sam 'Jam' Packard on what it means for the Celtics season after Gordon Hayward's 39-point game in the win over the Cavaliers. Plus - not just interior defense concerns but exterior defense (is that a thing?) concerns. Basically entire defense wasn't great against the Cavs. Subscribe on iTunes Read Jay’s latest reporting on the Boston Celtics on The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 06, 2019
Celtic-lers of Catan
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Celtics rookie Grant Williams is playing Settlers of Catan and the Anything is Poddable guys are podding. After the Celtics less-than-impressive debut, the team bounces back with back-to-back wins. Hosts Jay King and Sam Packard breakdown Grant Williams ability to play center, Jaylen Brown ascending and a Tacko Fall recording break fashion To get more Anything is Poddable into your life (and tremendous sports journalism) go to theathletic.com/anythingispoddable to get 40% off an annual subscription. Subscribe on iTunes Read Jay’s latest reporting on the Boston Celtics on The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Oct 28, 2019
4 More Years! Jaylen Brown Signs an Extension
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The Athletic's Jay King and Sam Packard react to Jaylen Brown and the Celtics agreeing to a 4-year, $115 million contract extension. The guys discuss the parameters of the deal, before diving into the long term salary cap implications.  Anything is Poddable the new Boston Celtics show from The Athletic.  Subscribers can get 40% off on an annual subscription by going to theathletic.com/anythingispoddable. Subscribe on iTunes Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Oct 22, 2019
Debut Episode! Interview w/Sean Grande
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Welcome to Anything is Poddable!  A Boston Celtics podcast from The Athletic hosted by Jay King and Sam Packard.  Anything is Poddable will run at least twice a week, one episode free-for-all, the other for Athletic subscribers.  To become a subscriber, go to theathletic.com/anythingispoddable for a special offer - 40% off an annual subscription to The Athletic. In the debut episode of Anything is Poddable - Jay and Sam are joined by Celtics play-by-by maestro Sean Grande to preview the team this season.  Expectations for Jaylen Brown and Jayson Tatum, how Kemba Walker will differ from Kyrie Irving and TACKO FALL. Subscribe on iTunes Read Jay’s latest reporting on the Boston Celtics on The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Oct 21, 2019
Trailer for Anything is Poddable
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Anything is Poddable is the new Boston Celtics podcast from The Athletic hosted by Celtics reporter Jay King and Sam Packard. To get 40% off an annual subscription to The Athletic - click the link theathletic.com/anythingispoddable Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Oct 11, 2019