McCarty returns to fill out Celtics coaching staff

The Boston Celtics have filled out new coach Brad Stevens’


The team says that former Celtics forward Walter McCarty will

return as an assistant coach. Also joining the team are Ron Adams

and Micah Shrewsberry. Jamie Young and Jay Larranaga had already

been in position.

Adams spent the last three seasons as an assistant with the

Chicago Bulls. Shrewsberry spent three seasons as an assistant at

Purdue and worked with Stevens at Butler. McCarty worked for the

Celtics as a community relations consultant last season. He had

been a member of Jim O’Brien’s coaching staff with the Indiana

Pacers during the 2010-11 season and spent three seasons at

Louisville as an assistant.

McCarty played 10 seasons in the NBA before he retired in