Is Jayson Tatum on a path to becoming the greatest Boston Celtic ever?

Is Jayson Tatum on a path to becoming the greatest Boston Celtic ever?

As bold a claim as that is in the annals of the most storied franchise in NBA history, one of the team’s most revered players believes the St. Louis native could very well be.

In a recent interview with the hosts of the CLNS Media “Garden Report” podcast, Hall of Fame Celtics wing Paul Pierce revealed he believes Tatum could end his career as the best to ever lace them up in Boston team history. With iconic players Bill Russell, Larry Bird, Dave Cowens, Bob Cousy, John Havlicek, Kevin McHale and Robert Parish to consider in such a discussion, that is not exactly gentle praise.

To hear The Truth’s case for Tatum as the Celtics G.O.A.T. by the end of his career, check out the clip embedded below.

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