Filed under: Boston Celtics Daily Links Boston Celtics daily links 9/2/20 All the Celtics news you need in one convenient place. By flceltsfan Sep 2, 2020, 5:01pm EDT If you buy something from an SB Nation link, Vox Media may earn a commission. See our ethics statement. Share this story Share this on Facebook Share this on Twitter Share All sharing options Share All sharing options for: Boston Celtics daily links 9/2/20 Reddit Pocket Flipboard Email Jayson Tatum vs Raptors 9/1/20 Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images Herald Raptors find silver lining heading into Game 3 vs Celtics Tatum, Smart lift Celtics past Toronto for 2-0 series lead Celtics take 2-0 series lead with 102-99 win over Toronto Stevens takes a fluid approach with big man rotation Globe Jayson Tatum, Marcus Smart lift Boston past Toronto, Celtics take 2-0 lead What Marcus Smart, other Celtics said about his performance in Game 2 Raptors coach Nick Nurse was critical of NBA officiating after Game 2 loss ‘I want to play as long as I can’: Kemba Walker loves basketball Did last week’s NBA protests do any actual good? The answer is a resounding yes Led by Marcus Smart, Celtics take 2-0 series lead over Raptors, and other observations Marcus Smart is one of kind, and the Celtics were reminded of it when he saved them in Game 2 Celtics Green Comments from the Other Side - Raptors Game 2 9/1/20 CelticsBlog Must C’s: UPDATE: Robert Williams leaves game after putback dunk, returns, and leads team in scoring Must C’s: Marcus Smart hits fifth three-pointer as C’s regain lead Celtics have Toronto Raptor-round their fingers, take 2-0 series lead with 102-99 win How Luke Doncic compares to Larry Bird Marcus Smart is more than making up for Gordon Hayward’s absence Celtics vs. Raptors Game 2: Reaction to Marcus Smart’s iconic night Winning plays put Boston up 2-0: 11 Takeaways from Celtics/ Raptors Game 2 ESPN NBA playoffs debate - Predicting potential upsets and new Eastern Conference favorites Appreciative Kemba Walker making most of first trip to second round as Celtics take 2-0 lead on Raptors Raptors in a familiar spot down 2-0 in playoff series vs. Celtics Four big questions the Raptors need to answer to come back from a 2-0 deficit Lex Nihil Novi Bird Shows Bernard Who Is King (Part 1) Red on Russell v. Bird CLNS Media Can The Celtics Put Raptors Away in Game Three? | Garden Report Nick Nurse Blames Refs After Celtics Beat Raptors in Game 2 | Garden Report Celtics vs Raptors Game 2 Postgame Show Celtics .com Keys to the Game: Celtics 102, Raptors 99 9/1 Putnam Postgame Report: We’re Up 2-0 Smart’s Shooting Heroics Spark Game 2 Win NBC Sports Boston Giannis Antetokounmpo’s Achilles’ heel could doom Bucks Why Kyle Lowry shouldn’t be so surprised by Marcus Smart’s 3-point barrage Did Jayson Tatum get star treatment in Game 2? Nick Nurse jabs refs Celtics get a bunch of ‘Smart’ plays for Game 2 win over Toronto How Jayson Tatum lit Marcus Smart’s fourth-quarter fuse NESN Celtics Fans Will Love Marcus Smart’s Response To Isaiah Thomas’ Tweet Raptors Coach Nick Nurse Rips NBA Refs After Game 2 Loss To Celtics Blazers’ CJ McCollum Praises Celtics’ Kemba Walker For Game 2 Performance Marcus Smart Fires Off Great Tweet After Stellar Game 2 Performance WEEI Celtics 102, Raptors 99: Boston goes up 2-0 in series CBS Boston ‘Time Lord’ Nickname May Lead To A Watch Sponsorship For Robert Williams Celtics Win Game 2 Thriller Over Raptors To Take 2-0 Series Lead Marcus Smart Really Is One Of A Kind Everyone Who Came Up Big For Celtics In Game 2 Classic Vs. Raptors Nick Nurse Is Complaining About Jayson Tatum’s Star Treatment From Refs Celtics Wire Celtics sneak by Raptors 102-99, take 2-0 East Semis series lead On this day: former Celtics John Thompson, Nate Archibald born WATCH: Jayson Tatum’s Boston Celtics-Toronto Raptors full highlights Rookie Wire Tacko Fall was hyped after the Celtics won to take a 2-0 series lead The Athletic With a night of clutch plays, Marcus Smart shows evolution into winning player Even as the main focus of Raptors defense, Jayson Tatum thrives for Celtics 2020 NBA Draft Big Board: The post-early entry deadline edition Hardwood Houdini Boston Celtics: Cs win nail bitter, go up 2-0 over the Toronto Raptors Boston Celtics: Should Cs try to trade up in 2020 NBA Draft? Boston Celtics: IT pumps up Smart in critique of Antetokounmpo Mass Live Robert Williams says ‘Timelord’ nickname may lead to watch sponsorship: ‘they’ve reached out’ Marcus Smart explodes in the fourth quarter to lead Celtics over Raptors: 3 things we learned Celtics teammates on Marcus Smart: ’he’s a monster,’ ‘One of a kind’ after 4th quarter 3-point barrage vs. Raptors Jayson Tatum on fourth-quarter technical vs. Raptors: ‘They made the right call’ Kemba Walker hits clutch shots on an off night: ’I’m never going to get down on myself’ After Jayson Tatum shoots 14 free throws in Celtics win, Raptors’ Nick Nurse says refs ‘took pretty good care of’ Celtics star Celtics are 2020 NBA title favorites according to ESPN’s 538 projections, Clippers are second Boston Sports Journal Final: Celtics 102, Raptors 99 — Smart’s huge fourth quarter leads comeback win BSJ Game Report: Celtics 102, Raptors 99 - Fourth quarter rally gives C’s 2-0 lead Winning Plays Podcast: Celtics-Raptors Game 2 Takeaways Live Q&A: B-Robb on Celtics/NBA Playoffs at 5 p.m. Wednesday Marcus Smart and a timely surprise tweak: How the Celtics stole Game 2 from the Raptors Fadeaway World Donovan Mitchell On Jazz’s First-Round Exit: “This Won’t Happen Again.” Sporting News The Celtics are giving Kemba Walker the support he’s always needed Pledge Times Smart leaves the champion shivering TSN Can the Raptors dig out of an 0-2 series hole? Mitchell explains why he thinks they can NDS Observer Cook: NBA playoffs finally feel like a changing of the guard Yahoo Get Smart! Marcus Smart’s ridiculous flop highlights issue with NBA coach’s challenge system Fox Sports Players try to stay busy, ready sitting on the bubble bench Fansided Marcus Smart commits the biggest flop of the year (Video) Sportskeeda Toronto Raptors vs Boston Celtics Prediction & Match Preview - September 3rd, 2020 Eurohoops Nick Nurse blasts officials after Game 2 loss: Smart fouled the s—t out of Siakam NBC Sports Celtics’ Jaylen Brown on what Bucks did: ‘It could be done again’ NY Times Kemba Walker Is Smiling as He Reads This Forbes For Boston Celtics, Will ‘Bench Blob’ Be Enough To Halt 2018 Playoff Repeat? Fadeaway World Nick Nurse Takes Shot At Referees For ‘Protecting’ Jayson Tatum USA Today Celtics have become a really likable team, to dismay of other fans NY Post Kemba Walker’s NBA playoff showcase is a Kyrie Irving warning Providence Journal CELTICS JOURNAL: A season without end wearing on everyone SI .com Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown’s relationship continues to strengthen Bleacher Report Why Is One of the NBA’s Most Effective Plays a Dying Art? Milford Daily News Celtics centers Daniel Theis, Robert Williams have edge vs. Raptors Sportsnet .ca Why the Celtics are officially a problem for the Raptors Providence Journal Theis, Williams giving the Celts what they need USA Today Jaylen Brown and Enes Kanter are helping Tacko Fall learn how to swim More From CelticsBlog Boston Celtics Daily Links 9/25/23 What to expect from our two-way players Pondering Payton Pritchard’s prospects: Possible promotion? Potential payday pending? 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