Found October 18, 2013 on Celtics Life:
So LeBron James thinks that the criticism Heat teammate and former Celtic Ray Allen received in the past from Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce and Doc Rivers for leaving Boston is preposterous (his exact words began with, "Wow".) - specially since the latter three are now former Celtics as well.  Well, as our colleague Mark details here (with an update of Truth & KG's responses here) Bron Bron seems to think that Judas choosing to leave Beantown as a free agent is the same as getting traded. Wow.  This is why you stay in school, kids - so that you won't make a "King"-sized mistake someday. (this has been a public service announcement brought to you by CelticsLife)  :-) About Afternoon Delight: From time to time, Celticslife.com posts an original (most of the time), humorous creation for your delight. View past Afternoon Delight postings.  follow E K on twitter @wilkeduhn
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