Video: Assistant coaches get sprints

March, 25, 2013
3/25/13
5:00
PM ET
WALTHAM, Mass. -- Celtics coach Doc Rivers extended a rare invite for members of the media with video cameras to hang around for the start of Boston's practice on Monday. The reason? An unspecified bet left Rivers' coaching staff -- the helmsman excluded -- running (jogging?) sprints to start the team's afternoon session.

Nothing takes the sting out of a four-game losing streak like getting to berate your coaching staff as they go sideline to sideline for a few laps. Just look at how much captain Paul Pierce enjoyed telling the likes of Armond Hill and Kevin Eastman to pick up their pace:


Chris Forsberg

Celtics reporter, ESPNBoston.com

SPONSORED HEADLINES

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

PODCASTS

Tom Verducci, MLB

MLB Network's Tom Verducci offers his insight on the futures of Jon Lester and John Lackey, hitters on the market and whether the Dodgers could trade Matt Kemp.

Baseball Tonight - Lester Dealt

Buster Olney reacts to the deal that sent Jon Lester to Oakland for Yoenis Cespedes, talks to Keith Law about whether David Price will be dealt and more.

Adnan Virk, MLB

Baseball Tonight's Adnan Virk talks about the Athletics' acquisition of Jon Lester, the trade that sent John Lackey to the Cardinals, the Red Sox's future and more.

Tedy Bruschi, NFL

ESPN NFL analyst Tedy Bruschi weighs in on the responsibility Tom Brady shoulders for the Patriots, Rob Gronkowski's physicality and how New England will use Darrelle Revis.

TEAM LEADERS

POINTS
Jeff Green
PTS AST STL MIN
16.9 1.7 0.7 34.2
OTHER LEADERS
ReboundsJ. Sullinger 8.1
AssistsR. Rondo 9.8
StealsR. Rondo 1.3
BlocksB. Bass 0.9