Rodney Harrison had a particular way of letting someone know what they believed was foolish. Harrison would preface his remarks with the phrase, “No disrespect, but . . . ” What followed was usually a strong repudiation or reality check.
So, in the spirit of the tell-it-like-it-is ex-Patriot and current NBC studio analyst, no disrespect, Boston Celtics, but you’re not really a first-place team.