Celtics assistant coach Jamie Young to run this year’s Boston Marathon

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Jamie Young was about to go for a run.

“That’s when I saw all the breaking news,” the Celtics assistant coach said.

On that April Monday last year, Young stepped off the treadmill at the Celtics’ practice facility in Waltham and hurried to check in with his colleagues.

Young was concerned, because he knew that Doc Rivers, then the Celtics coach, and forward Jeff Green were both living in downtown Boston.

For the next few days, the city was locked down as authorities searched for the suspects who bombed the Boston Marathon.

On the one-year anniversary of the bombing this April, Young plans to again go for a run, only this time in the Boston Marathon. It would be his first marathon of any kind.

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