Regardless of the College of Indiana’s curiosity and plenty of IU followers’ assist, Boston head coach Brad Stevens has no real interest in leaving the Celtics for the storied faculty’s basketball teaching job.
Stevens is a local of Indiana, however he has said that he doesn’t need to depart the Celtics and has absolutely embraced the town of Boston.
“I really like coming to work day by day. I really like this space,” Stevens stated. “Folks have been nice to us. My household is so blissful. And, on the identical time, house is residence. And that’s why I wished to ensure everyone understood which means rather a lot. However no. Similar to I stated on Tuesday, I’m not [interested in Indiana] … And folks can hopefully respect that it nonetheless means rather a lot to me and I hope they rent whoever they rent and they’re there for 20 years and youngsters really feel like I did.
“I’m not a child anymore. I’m a 44-year-old Masshole. I swerve round others once I’m driving. I eat Dunkin Donuts and I root for the Patriots. I’m, sadly, skewed in plenty of methods, I suppose.”
Brad Stevens was introduced on board in 2013 after Celtics coach Doc Rivers, and famed huge three Paul Pierce, Ray Allen, and Kevin Garnett all parted methods.
Stevens has compiled a 338-266 report in his time and has led the staff to 3 Jap Convention Finals in eight seasons.
He made his case teaching at Butler College when making back-to-back Last 4 runs, virtually successful the NCAA title twice.
Nonetheless, issues haven’t been clean crusing this season for Stevens and the Celtics.
They presently sit at 20-20 and are barely holding on to a playoff spot.
The one factor that made the transfer a chance is the tough stretch the Celtics are enduring.
Boston will attempt to get again within the win column after they host the Orlando Magic on Sunday.