Roddy White Is Not Happy That The Celtics Hired Brad Stevens
The Boston Celtics shocked everyone by announcing the hiring of former Butler coach Brad Stevens as their new head coach. Very few people debate Stevens’ credentials, but most were surprised by the move because it came out of nowhere, and because Stevens has turned down every college job he has been offered, including prestigious ones like the UCLA gig. Making the leap from college to the pros is not easy, but many believe that Stevens will do fine at the next level. One person who doesn’t think so is White.
The Atlanta Falcons wide receiver is a big Celtics fan. He frequently tweets about watching his C’s play and is clearly a big basketball fan. But he is NOT a fan of the Stevens hire. He made that evident in tweets sent on Wednesday and Thursday. Here’s a sample: