Found December 11, 2011 on
The Celtics have been linked to Chris Paul and appeared to be on the verge of landing David West. But neither deal came to fruition, which is due in large part to them being over the salary cap. The Boston Globe's Gary Washburn dropped by NESN Daily to discuss the Celtics' offseason and why it's been so difficult to make the big splash they have seemingly tried to make. He said that the money tied up between the Big Three and Rajon Rondo makes it difficult for Danny Ainge to pull the trigger on anything major. Washburn said that the...

Indiana-bound West leaves roster void

WALTHAM - The Celtics’ bold pursuit of former Hornets forward David West ended yesterday when the free agent signed with the Pacers.

Report: Trade to Send Chris Paul to Clippers Falls Apart

Maybe the NBA should just announce what it considers a fair price for Chris Paul and let the other 29 owners work from there. A third proposed trade involving Paul died Monday when the league's asking price became too high, Sports Illustrated reports. The latest deal, which would have sent the All-Star point guard to the Clippers, fell apart when Los Angeles pulled out of negotiations...

Proposals Are Traded, but Paul Remains With Hornets

A whirlwind of nonactivity Monday concluded with the Los Angeles Clippers breaking off a deal to acquire Chris Paul and the Orlando Magic affirming their efforts to keep Dwight Howard.

Clippers trading "#1 pick in 2012".

I love the confidence that these reporters have in our inability to win games. Clippers are apparently trading "the No. 1 pick in the 2012 draft" for Chris Paul. It is also curious since the Clippers have already traded rights to this pick to the Thunder who traded it to the Celtics. Granted, it is the "least...

Chauncey Billups Signing to Help Clippers Land Chris Paul?

The latest twist in the never-ending Chris Paul trade saga is that the Clippers are now in a better position to swap for the superstar point guard, thanks to the Chauncey Billups acquisition. Per CBS Sports: “By claiming Billups for about $2 million, the Clippers were able to solve the dilemma of not having another point guard on the roster — Mo Williams likely slides into the...

New Paul Trade Submitted To NBA For Approval

Chris Paul may be headed to Los Angeles as part of a new proposed trade.

Latest Trade Rumors on Chris Paul, Dwight Howard & More

What a past couple of days for the NBA, eh fans? We have rumors flying about just about every single team in the league, we have David Stern showing us why he is going to win the Dictator Of the Year award, and we have a lot of awkwardness inside NBA training camps (more specifically the Lakers). You can be assured I am on top of things, and I have a few more juicy rumors and details...

Celtics close to deal with All-Star F David West

The 2011-2012 Version: Professional Sports Villains

What should I do? Well, just keep doing you and you’ll be the villain. That’s the case with the five guys that are going to be featured in this post this morning. In order to be fair, I guess you can say that some of these guys don’t have bad intentions, but villains they are, nonetheless. (That was me getting my Yoda on) So what exactly is a Villain in professional sports...
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