Jay Asser

  • joined Oct 05, 2012
  • last login Mar 26, 2014
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Jay is a contributor to SBNation and CelticsBlog. He's a recent graduate of UMass Amherst, where he earned a degree in journalism. He was the sports editor of the Massachusetts Daily Collegian, the largest college daily in New England. A Massachusetts resident, he has interned at WEEI Sports Radio Network and The Eagle-Tribune. There aren't many things Jay enjoys more than basketball and the NBA, including an unhealthy obsession of analyzing inbound plays and defensive rotations.

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  • NCAAB UMass Minutemen
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Brooks gets his shot in green


The path has been unusual but MarShon Brooks comes full circle with his return back to New England.

94 feet of pressure


Heading into his fourth year, Avery Bradley's offense is still in question, but the impact he has with his defense can't be overlooked.

Rumor: Celtics made promise to draft Schroeder


The promise Dennis Schroeder received to be drafted in the first round is coming from Boston, according to NBADraft.net.

NBA Draft Combine observations


Potential Celtics prospects put their skills and athleticism to the test at the 2013 NBA Draft Combine.

Down but not out


Despite losing Rajon Rondo, Boston shouldn't be left for dead.

Lazy play impeding Celtics


The Celtics have been lazy too many times this season and the lack of focus on small things has made a big difference.

The enigma that is 'Jon


Rajon Rondo is consistently inconsistent.

Make-or-miss league: Celtics' reliance on jumpers


When the Celtics are struggling to hit jump shots, their offense has trouble finding other ways to score.

Jet is ready for takeoff


It hasn't been a seamless transition for Jason Terry this season, but he could find his form again during the Celtics homestand.

Bradley, Sullinger spur turnaround


Three games isn't the greatest sample size for such a statement, but sometimes it doesn't take long for a drastic change.


Griffin, Clemons suffer serious knee injuries

Robert Griffin III and Chris Clemons headlined a number of injuries suffered by the Washington Redskins and Seattle Seahawks on Sunday night.


Seahawks pull out win after rough start

The Seattle Seahawks made fans anxious with a tough start, but settled in and outplayed Washington after the first quarter.

Lakers fans disappointed by another loss


Fans continue to witness the never-ending struggles of the Lakers after Los Angeles dropped its third-straight contest to Denver.

Dwight Howard tweaks shoulder


The Lakers center injured his shoulder in Los Angeles' loss to the Denver Nuggets on Sunday night.

Duke opens up ACC play with win

The Blue Devils had little trouble topping the Demon Deacons, earning their first conference win on strong performances by Ryan Kelly and Seth Curry.


Rivera keeps Panthers job

After meeting with owner Jerry Richardson, Ron Rivera will remain as the head coach of the Carolina Panthers for the start of the 2013 season.

Colorado State tests winning streak


Colorado State will attempt to keep its strong play at home going and extend its winning streak when it faces UTEP at Moby Arena.

Air Force faces struggling Richmond


The Air Force Falcons will head on the road to take on the Richmond Spiders, who have dropped their last three games.

Bye significant for San Francisco


While winning the NFC West was satisfying for San Francisco 49ers fans, earning a bye and the No. 2 seed was the most significant accomplishment.

Seahawks do enough to win


The Seattle Seahawks played well enough to top the St. Louis Rams on Sunday and Seattle fans are just fine with that.

A.J. Francis added to Shrine Game


Maryland's A.J. Francis received an invite to play in the 2013 East-West Shrine Game at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg.

Low demand for Orange Bowl tickets


Tickets for the Orange Bowl have declined in both demand and price since 2006.

Duke earns win with second-half surge

The Duke Blue Devils pulled away from Santa Clara in the second half on Seth Curry's hot shooting to remain unbeaten.

Alabama back on practice field


The Crimson Tide got back to work with two practices after Christmas as they get ready to take on the Fighting Irish on Jan. 7.

Pro Bowl rosters announced on NFL Netowrk


The 43-man rosters for the AFC and NFC will be announced on NFL Network's selection show on Wednesday night.

NFL Network to air Pro Bowl selection show


The 2013 Pro Bowl teams will be announced on NFL Network's selection show on Wednesday night.

Broncos' 2013 opponents set


The Denver Broncos will get five playoff teams on their schedule for next year, including a home game against the Baltimore Ravens and a trip to Gillette Stadium to face the New England Patriots.

NFL sets tentative 2013 salary cap


League sources reveal the salary cap for next season, as well as the franchise tag values for each position.

49ers worse for wear after loss


Things couldn't have been worse for the San Francisco 49ers in the loss to their division foes in a crucial game regarding playoff seeding.

Seahawks fans enjoy blowout


The Seattle Seahawks clinched a berth in the playoffs by dominating the 49ers in front of their home crowd on Sunday night.

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