I’m going out on the branch of the locust tree in my backyard, where a wild turkey family sleeps nights, and deduce Danny Ainge is done radically refurbishing the Celtics’ roster, having kept only four freakin’ players from last season’s Eastern Conference pennant prizewinners.
Funny thing is, the Cavaliers are still better! Regardless of how slowly or quickly Isaiah Thomas recovers from last May’s acute hip injury … or to what degree … or not at all.
The Celtics are right where they were last season when they lost 4-1 in the EC finals.
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