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CourtCast by Lakers Nation takes a look at the historic Lakers vs. Celtics rivalry with host Trevor Lane and guest Jared Weiss. They dig into what makes this year's Celtics team so dangerous and also discuss why the Lakers are heading in a positive direction. Isaiah Thomas' improbable rise from 60th pick to unstoppable scorer is also discussed, as is the call for patience in the development of D'Angelo Russell, Brandon Ingram, Ivica Zubac, and the rest of the young Lakers. Additionally, they discuss potential Celtics trade targets, including Jimmy Butler and Blake Griffin.
Nader is sixth in the D-League in scoring at 22.6 points per game, and was recently named to the NBA D-League's All Showcase Team.
I sat down with Maine Red Claws - and Boston Celtics draft pick - Abdel Nader prior to Saturday's game against the Greensboro Swarm.
We discuss seafood, jump shots, his college career under then Iowa State coach (current Chicago Bulls head coach) Fred Hoiberg, and his communication with Danny Ainge.
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