Open Floor Podcast: Brad Stevens talks Celtics and coaching in the NBA

In this episode of the Open Floor Podcast, host Chris Mannix brings you his interview with Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens. USA Today's Jeff Zillgitt and NBA writer Ben Golliver also join the show to talk hoops.

•  MORE EPISODES: Vogel | Lowry | Donovan | Jefferson | Millsap | Hornacek

Stevens talks about what he does on his downtime on the road, his coaching influences, Isaiah Thomas and more. Golliver talks to Mannix about the Golden State Warriors, Stephen Curry's bid to repeat as MVP and the contenders in the Western Conference. Zillgitt and Mannix discuss LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers, the Washington Wizards, NBA players they enjoy interviewing and more.

Listen below and don't forget to subscribe to our podcast on iTunes.

This week's guests: Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens,'s Ben Golliver and USA Today's Jeff Zillgitt.

SI Apps
We've Got Apps Too
Get expert analysis, unrivaled access, and the award-winning storytelling only SI can provide — from Peter King, Tom Verducci, Lee Jenkins, Grant Wahl, Andy Staples and more — delivered straight to you, along with up-to-the-minute news and live scores.