Celtics Tweets of the Month: August

BOSTON – August is typically a slow month for the Boston Celtics, seeing as many of the players are off enjoying their last full month of freedom before the season begins. The players' absence from the practice facility, however, doesn’t mean they aren’t keeping busy.

Twitter gives us a look into these players’ lives that simply didn’t exist a decade ago. We can track what all of them have been doing this month simply by clicking a button.

We did exactly that by pulling the top tweets of the month from all of our Celtics players. We placed them in one central location – this page – to give you a look at what the C’s have been up to in August and what’s been on their mind. Check out the tweets below from 12 of the team's 16 players.

Brandon Bass

8/4/13: Brandon Bass thanks Glen Davis, the player Boston traded for Bass, for speaking at his summer basketball camp.

8/4/13: Bass shoots out an Instagram picture of a Celtics fan who has decked out her room in green and white.

Avery Bradley

8/26/13: Avery Bradley posts an Instagram picture of him scoring on All-Star point guard Russell Westbrook.

8/4/13: Bradley, who was hosting his of pro-am basketball tournament, tweets that his team has almost reached the finals.

MarShon Brooks

8/6/13: MarShon Brooks tweets that he just completed one of his most productive workouts of the offseason.

8/21/13: Brooks tells the world that he's heading to Boston, where he went on to assist in a youth clinic at the team's practice facility.

8/25/13: Brooks notifies opposing big men that if they try to block his shot, he has a plan to beat them.

Vitor Faverani

8/21/13: Vitor Faverani tweets out a photo of him standing in front of his freshly-minted locker.

Jeff Green

8/17/13: Jeff Green played in Jamal Crawford's pro-am basketball tournament this summer along with several other NBA stars.

8/26/13: Green tweeted all night while watching the MTV Video Music Awards. This tweet tells us which part of the show was his favorite.

Donte Greene

8/18/13: The newest member of the Boston Celtics, Donte Greene, sends out a picture of him and his friends from Yosemite National Park.

8/26/13: Greene tweets out out a picture of his son heading to his first day of school.

Kris Humphries

8/25/13: Kris Humphries replies to a fan with a few inspirational words.

Courtney Lee

8/24/13: Courtney Lee sends out a video of him and Chandler Parsons dunking after a workout in California.

Kelly Olynyk

8/5/13: Kelly Olynyk sends out a picture of his first rookie card.

8/6/13: After appearing at the NBA's rookie photoshoot, Olynyk sends out one of his photos along with a hint of humor.

8/23/13: Olynyk posts an Instagram photo from his day at Canobie Lake Park in New Hampshire.

Phil Pressey

8/25/13: Phil Pressey informs Celtics fans that he has returned to Boston to begin working out.

Rajon Rondo

8/25/13: Rajon Rondo sends out a photo of him volunteering at a Blessings in a Backpack event.

Jared Sullinger

8/6/13: Jared Sullinger sends out a tweet after completing a workout with assistant coach Jamie Young.

8/6/13: Sullinger tweets a picture of his view from the top of the Harvard Stadium stairs.

8/15/13: Sullinger takes part in Twitter's "throwback Thursday" with this picture of him, Jeff Green and Rajon Rondo.

8/20/13: Sullinger sends out a picture of his nephew hitting a game-winning shot at a youth basketball game.


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