If you missed “The Association,” click here for the link. Unfortunately, if you are hoping that tonight’s episode will cheer you up in some way, I’m sorry to be the one to tell you that probably won’t happen.
A lengthy segment on Kendrick Perkins‘ rehab was painful to watch. On the night when Perkins expected to play for the first time, he knew off the top of his head that it had been 224 days since his last NBA game. He talked about how nervous he was to play again in front of the home fans. And you could tell how excited he was to re-unite with the team after an emotional journey back from injury.
At the end of the show, there was a preview of the next episode, which airs relatively soon on March 16. Looks like there is going to be a lot of locker-room reaction from the team in the aftermath of the trade. I’m hoping ESPN will also show the Celtics’ reception of Jeff Green the first time he walks into the locker room. Because that could be a little awkward.
Other highlights of the show include: