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Listed below is the Boston Celtics team payroll heading into the 2013-2014 season. Unrestricted Free Agents: Chris Wilcox Team Salary: Paul Pierce: $15,333,334 – Non-Guaranteed Kevin Garnett: $12,433,735 Rajon Rondo: $11,954,545 Jeff Green: $8,965,000 Brandon Bass: $6,450,000 Courtney Lee: $5,225,000 Jason Terry: $5,225,000 Avery Bradley: $2,511,432 Jared Sullinger: $1,365,720 Fab Melo: $1,311,240 Jordan Crawford: $2,162,419 Terrence Williams: [...]The post Boston Celtics Payroll Heading Into 2013-2014 appeared first on The NBA Passionista .
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Jackie MacMullan went on ESPN last night and said she expects Boston to hire a young (and cheap) up and comer to replace Doc Rivers, rather than an established veteran. Gary Washburn reiterated the same thing on Sportscenter this morning. Yesterday Adrian Wojnarowski wrote that Doc is likely taking his assistants Tyronn Lue and Kevin Eastman to LA with him, and in...
In the NBA vernacular, this is known as a "Woj bomb". Or a nugget of information that for many writers would be a major scoop, but for Yahoo! Sports Adrian Wojnarowski, who breaks nearly every major NBA story, is just worthy of a sentence or two in paragraph six.
Tonight, while discussing Doc Rivers joining the Clippers, Woj discussed how the deal impacted both Chris...
As of Monday afternoon, the NBA still had not approved the deal for Doc Rivers to join the Clippers as their new coach and for the Boston Celtics to receive a first-round pick in 2015 from L.A.
The two sides had agreed in principle on the deal Sunday.
According to one league official, the NBA has been waiting to get all the necessary paperwork from the Clippers, Celtics and Rivers...
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Two second-round draft picks in exchange for Paul Pierce?
If that seems like a bargain for a 10-time NBA All-Star and NBA Finals MVP, that’s because it probably is. But the Cavaliers might as well send out the feeler.
Cleveland has reportedly offered the Celtics those two second-round picks in exchange for the 35-year-old Pierce before this Thursday’s NBA draft, according to...
It appears the Doc Rivers saga has finally concluded.
It was originally reported Sunday afternoon that the Celtics and Clippers had agreed to a deal that would send Rivers to Los Angeles and a first-round draft pick in 2015 to Boston as compensation. That proposal could not be completed without league approval, though, which has now reportedly been granted.
Sources confirmed to ESPN’s...
After much too much talking, the Celtics and Clippers finally agreed to trade Doc Rivers yesterday, and as a result Los Angeles now has a new coach. And, they’re hoping, a worldclass point guard ready to resign. It all makes sense.
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The Minnesota Timberwolves are expected to pursue Kevin Garnett for a ceremonial role in their ownership when he retires from the NBA, according to sources.
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The news is not shocking, but with the NBA, sometimes you never know. ESPN L.A. is reporting that the NBA has approved of the Clippers acquisition of head coach Doc Rivers from the Celtics in exchange for a 2015 first round pick.
The NBA has approved the Clippers' acquisition of Doc Rivers in a deal with the Boston Celtics. http://t.co/P3MoSFoOVS
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