According to Gery Woelfel of the Racine Jornal Times (he's a beat guy for the Bucks), the Celtics are 'salivating' over potentially acquiring Josh Smith, and are willing to give up Brandon Bass and Jeff Green for him. From Woelfel's article.
I’ve heard for a few weeks now that Boston is salivating over Atlanta forward Josh Smith and would be receptive to unloading Brandon Bass and Jeff Green to obtain him.
It’s no secret Brooklyn wouldn’t mind Smith, either. The Nets, some league officials insist, apparently are offering forward Kris Humphries and swingman MarShon Brooks.
Unlike the Garnett rumor reported by Wojnarowski, I can't really speak to Woelfel's credibility as much. Not saying he doesn't have it, just saying that I don't frequent many Bucks games, and really don't know all that much about him.
What I will say is that this isn't exactly breaking news to me. Bass and Green for Smith would be an absolute heist by the Celtics, and makes no sense for Atlanta. The Hawks have ...