Walt’s Weekly: The Boston Celtics are primed for another long win streak

The Boston Celtics began the 2017-2018 regular season as the hottest team in the NBA. They started the season 0-2, but won the next 16 games before losing 104-98 to the Miami Heat. During that stretch they beat the Milwaukee Bucks, San Antonio Spurs, Oklahoma City Thunder, Toronto Raptors and Golden State Warriors. Now the

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Atlantic 10

Schmidt Talking Podcast: Atlantic 10 Power Rankings

The St. Bonaventure men’s basketball team have had limited time with a full roster. Jaylen Adams made major strides in his rehab from an ankle injury, the Bonnies needed him to take another step against Vermont. By RPI rankings, it was the teams toughest test in the non conference.  The game was tight to the

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Atlantic 10

Schmidt Talking Podcast: Early Season First Team All-Atlantic 10 Team

The St Bonaventure men’s basketball team had an extremely successful first full week with Jaylen Adams. After shaking off the cobwebs against the University of Buffalo, Adams averaged 22.5 points, nine assists and four steals in the wins over Canisius and Yale. Those numbers awarded him Atlantic 10 player of the week. With Adams nearing

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Atlantic 10

Schmidt Talking Podcast: Jaylen Adams is back and the state of the Atlantic 10

The St. Bonaventure men’s basketball team is one of the top teams in the Atlantic 10, but they have yet to reach its full potential. Star point guard Jaylen Adams missed the first six games with an ankle injury, but returned Saturday afternoon in the Bonnies rivalry game against the University of Buffalo. After seven

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Week 5 Fantasy Basketball All-Pickup Team

Welcome to week 5 of the fantasy basketball season. The standings are starting to split, and team owners are starting to figure out if their teams are contenders or pretenders. If you’re a pretender, it’s time to start making some smart pickups. When looking into the free agent market, consider three things: Who’s injured and

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Schmidt Talking Podcast: Season 1 Episode 2

The St. Bonaventure men’s basketball team hosted Niagara Friday night in the first game of the regular season. Star point guard Jaylen Adams was out with an injured ankle, but the Bonnies were still expected to beat the Purple Eagles. In front of an insane Reilly Center crowd, the Bonnies lost 77-75, stunning the college

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Fantasy Basketball Week 4 All-Pickup Team

We are four weeks into the NBA fantasy basketball season and you’re probably asking yourself, “why did I let that guy pass on the waiver wire?” Not to worry. You’re not the only one. With the best free agents off the board, fantasy owners will win their league by finding the diamond’s in the rough.

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Schmidt Talking Podcast: Season 1 Episode 1

Are you ready for this upcoming St. Bonaventure basketball season? Basketball Society writers Alec Walt and Kyle Allan team up for Schmidt Talking, a St. Bonaventure and Atlantic 10 basketball podcast. In episode one, Walt and Allan recap the exhibition game against Alfred and preview the home opener against Niagara. Click on the link below

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Players the Boston Celtics Should Target With Their Disabled Player Exception

The Boston Celtics suffered a huge loss earlier this season with Gordon Hayward’s injury, but they’re getting some help from the NBA. The league has granted the Celtics a $8.4 million disabled player exception for Hayward’s injury. This allows the Celtics the flexibility to improve the roster. Sources: The NBA has granted Boston an $8.4M

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Four teams that should inquire about Eric Bledsoe

The Phoenix Suns entered the 2017-2018 NBA season as one of the worst teams in the NBA. They were in the middle of a rebuild and looked to take a step forward with rookie forward Josh Jackson. Early into the regular season, it doesn’t look like much progress will be made. Phoenix started the young

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