Celtics Talk Podcast: Special episode with ‘Passing the Torch' interviews



This special edition of the Celtics Talk Podcast features the interviews from the "Passing the Torch" special, where Celtics Legends and current stars have extended conversations about their era and playing for the Boston Celtics.

0:50:  Bob Cousy and Kyrie Irving discussion begins.

1:43: Cousy explains what it was like to play with such strong pieces surrounding him.

3:00: Cousy talks about his personality when playing and why he was never focused much on stats.

7:20: Danny Ainge and Marcus Smart discussion begins.

9:03: Ainge discusses how fear of failing motivated him.

11:52: Ainge and Smart talk about what it's like to be an instigator.

15:10: Tom "Satch" Sanders and Jaylen Brown interview begins.

16:22:  Sanders discussed what it means to be a leader for the Celtics and how Jackie Robinson inspired him.

17:55: Brown and Sanders talk about exploring interests outside the game and trailblazers that opened up opportunities for them to explore social interests.

The "Passing the Torch" special will air on Friday night at 8:30 on NBC Sports Boston. It will be hosted by the Celtics' legendary broadcast team of Mike Gorman and Tommy Heinsohn.

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