Update: Contradicting reports surround Celtics assistant Micah Shrewsberry, a reported serious contender for UMass men’s basketball head coaching job

Boston assistant has been on the Boston staff since 2013 under head coach Brad Stevens.

Report: Celtics assistant coach Micah Shrewsberry a serious contender for UMass men’s basketball head coaching job

Shrewsberry has been on the Boston staff since 2013 under head coach Brad Stevens.

Football Notebook: Whipple opts not to engage in politics in choosing to respect everyone’s space

UMass coach tells his players to respect each other’s spaces regardless of beliefs after election.

DaLuz: Boston Celtics stuck trudging in the mud

The Boston Celtics, via the Brooklyn Nets, received the third overall pick in Tuesday’s draft lottery.

A moment in time

Former Assistant Sports Editor Ross Gienieczko incorporates sports current events with the legacy of friendship and learning that he has experienced during his past three years at the Collegian.

Celtics’ Marcus Smart takes in Wednesday’s UMass men’s basketball win, catches up with longtime friend Trey Davis

The Boston Celtics guard has known the starting UMass guard since middle school and played with and against Davis back in Dallas, Texas.

I’m all in for a Celtics playoff run in 2015

With the Boston Celtics in no-mans-land in the Eastern Conference, a playoff run is the best thing it can do.

Podcast: NBA Scoop

Joey Saade and Frank Corona discuss the biggest surprises and disappointments in the NBA, and also discuss the Celtics and Knicks in the third edition of NBA Scoop.

Evaluating the Boston Celtics at the trade deadline

While fans hope for blockbuster move, do the Boston Celtics have enough to get it done? Mark Chiarelli explores some of the Celtics’ options as Thursday’s 3 p.m. deadline looms.

Podcast: NBA Weekly

Joey Saade and Chris Corso discuss all the latest news and hot-button issues in the NBA.

The key to the NBA Finals: How the Celtics can beat the Heat

Taylor Snow explains what he believes is the solution for the Boston Celtics to get past the Heat and earn a trip to the NBA Finals.