NEWPORT - The national and local media attention did not end with the conclusion of Media Day in Canton on Monday.
CLNS Media arrived at Salve Regina University, home the Boston Celtics’ 2017 training camp, to a media frenzy. The usual local sports reporters were on scene. This year’s camp has also become a destination for ESPN and the national outlets.
There’s no question that the 2017-18 season has enthusiasm not felt for Boston basketball since the Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett and Ray Allen led squad took Rome by storm in 2007.
Hard to believe that, in a year following an Eastern Conference Finals birth, excitement for Boston basketball can get any higher.
Well it has.
Welcome to Day 1 of the 2017 Boston Celtics Training Camp: