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Your Morning Dump… Where Celtics fans maybe need to adjust their expectations

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big story line. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump.

For the first time in the 2019-20 Celtics season, adversity has hit. Boston’s record is still above expectations at 25-11 but the team has lost three straight now for the first time all year. They have also now lost to a bad team (Washington), been blown out at home (Toronto, San Antonio) and collapsed in crunch time (Philadelphia) all in the last two weeks.

Boston Sports Journal: Three pressing questions about the Celtics’ three-game losing streak

In that paragraph is an important word: expectations.