Originally posted on Celtics Life  |  Last updated 7/3/13
Pierce and KG will play for the Nets next season It finally happened and we all lived it with a mixed feeling of sadness and hope for the future ahead. Last Thursday we were struck with the news of the interest of the Brooklyn Nets in acquiring both Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce. Right after losing Doc to the Clippers, we didn´t expect the rumor to become real and progress so quickly. The trade bubble grew increasingly fast until it burst at Draft night: Kevin Garnett was asked to allow the trade and soon after it was agreed on (it will be official on July 12th): The Celtics traded the captain (Pierce) and the heart of the Ubuntu Celtics (Garnett) to the Brooklyn Nets. That huge piece of news was the main topic in our 11th podcast on the Celtics in Spanish. Brooks can be a valuable player for our team We discussed in length about the pieces of the trade, the importance of the three first round picks acquired from Brooklyn and the possible future of the players involved in the...
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