Boston Celtics Jerebko Going To Utah Share Tweet Published 6 months ago on July 13, 2017 By Tanner Rebelo Boston Celtics Rumor: Jonas Jerebko Going To Utah Jazz The Boston Celtics snagged Gordon Hayward away from the Jazz in free agency. So maybe it is only fair for them to take an eye for an eye. If that eye happens to be forward Jonas Jerebko than Boston is probably pretty happy with it. According to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, the Utah Jazz signed forward Jonas Jerebko to a two-year contract worth $8.2 million. Jerebko was a solid role player off the bench for the Celtics and played for Boston for two and a half seasons after trading Tayshaun Prince to the Detroit Pistons (Gigi Datome was also in that trade). The Swedish-born player averaged 2.8 pts and 3.5 rb’s last seasons in 78 regular season appearances while shooting 43.5 percent from the field. Jonas was able to earn minutes off the bench by impressing Celtics coach Brad Stevens with his determination and hard work. Jerebko is 30-years-old and saw his most efficient time with Boston come at the stretch four with a sometimes electric ability to drill shots from beyond the arc. Jerebko was a 37.2% shooter from deep. He is just another cap casualty for the Boston Celtics along with Amir Johnson and Kelly Olynyk. Related Topics:Boston Celticsfeatured Up Next Celtics Forward Jaylen Brown To Play In NBA Africa Game Don't Miss C’s Offseason A Big Win Tanner Rebelo Tanner founded Trifecta Network in Spring of 2016 and has been the Chief of Content for the Network since that time. Currently Tanner covers all the sports teams in Boston and has contacts in many of the teams in the city. Before starting Trifecta, Tanner was a Site Expert for the FanSided site Chowder and Champions before leaving to cover Boston teams on the ground as a member of the media for Trifecta. Continue Reading Advertisement You may like The Celtics Have a Bench Problem The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: Patriots, Must-Win Edition Jayson Tatum’s Patience: The Deciding Factor The Good, the Bad and the Ugly Celtics 2018 Draft Prospects The Good, the Bad and the Ugly Boston Celtics The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: Neck-Deep Edition Published 4 weeks ago on December 22, 2017 By Jackson Kelley It feels like New England Sports is currently being buried – in snow, controversies and soul-decimating losses. The recent Patriots victory over the Steelers has been tarnished by subsequent internal-fighting. And over the past couple of weeks, the Boston Celtics have been defeated by some of the most middling of NBA teams. The only auspicious emblem to be found would be the Bruins, who have won 3 games in a row. If the season ended today, the B’s would make the playoffs! But don’t worry, they’ll find a way to self-destruct before the season actually ends. So when you’re neck-deep in it, like we presently find ourselves, what do you do? You shovel yourself out. Let this article be your utensil of liberation! It’s time for another installment of The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: Neck Deep Edition. Continue Reading Boston Celtics The Celtics Have a Bench Problem Published 1 month ago on December 17, 2017 By Jackson Kelley With the Celtics suffering a nonplussing loss at the hands of the Utah Jazz, it’s become apparent: This bench is gonna need some help. And they’re going to have to find this help from within themselves. Ever since he was acquired from the Pistons, Marcus Morris was expected to be the most talented asset on the Celtics bench. Morris has the skills to be a secondary powerhouse in the NBA. Just last season, for Detroit, Morris averaged 14.0 PPG and just about 5 RPG. But unfortunately his young tenure in Boston has deteriorated into “what ifs”. Marcus has been afflicted with a lancinating and unrelenting pain in his left knee. Not only did he miss the start of the season, but he’s been sidelined yet again by this tenacious problem. Without Morris on the court, Boston’s bench lacks that veteran’s heart and wisdom that he provides. They also are mathematically short in the scoring department, without the versatile big man. As we saw Friday night at the Garden, somebody is going to need to step up – and fast. Continue Reading Boston Celtics Jayson Tatum’s Patience: The Deciding Factor Published 1 month ago on December 8, 2017 By Jackson Kelley There is currently a preponderance of NBA rookies who are dominating the league. We’re talking about 20-somethings (some even younger than that) leading their teams in nearly every statistical category. This is no longer your father’s NBA. Gone are the days of “earning your stripes”. In today’s game, if a player has the talent he’s going to be encouraged to use it. Our favorite youngling, here in Boston, is unanimously Jayson Tatum. This 19-year-old kid has stormed the Garden like some new-school Larry Bird–Paul Pierce hybrid. He’s the futuristic embodiment of “Celtics Basketball” – the silhouette for Boston’s modern logo. But Tatum’s not even the superlative of this year’s rookie class! Many “Green Teamers” would argue the cockeyed contention that Jayson Tatum is a shoo-in for Rookie of the Year. As heartening as it may be for the flourishing freshman to hear such high praise, it still stems from unchecked fandom. I swear, there must be something circulating around the Charles River. It seems that Boston has become more and more generous, in recent years, when it comes to appraising young talent. In every sport, we’re ready to give our kindergarteners their high school diploma, the very second they demonstrate their ability. The homer expectations, surrounding Jayson Tatum, are in need of an adjustment. Let’s take a look at a few rookies, who are ahead of Tatum in the primary categories. Continue Reading Most Popular New England Patriots6 days ago Patriots Football Talk: AFC Playoff Contenders Vs New England Editorial6 days ago Connelly’s Top Ten: Patriots Prepare for Titans New England Patriots4 days ago Patriots Talk: Terry Glenn’s Autopsy Discovers Multiple Substances Editorial3 days ago Connelly’s Top Ten – Another Treat! New England Patriots4 days ago Patriots Talk: The Rift Within The Patriots Is Overblown New England Patriots3 days ago Patriots Football Talk: Blowout in Foxborough New England Patriots5 days ago Five Thoughts Heading Into To Patriots vs Titans Editorial3 days ago Connelly’s Top Ten – On to the Jaguars!