Via the Celtics:
BOSTON – The Boston Celtics announced today that they have waived guard/forward Terrence Williams.
Williams, a 6’6” guard/forward, appeared in 24 games for the Celtics during the 2012-13 season and averaged 4.6 points, 1.8 rebounds and 1.6 assists in 13.3 minutes per game. He also appeared in five games for the Celtics during the playoffs and averaged 1.0 points, 2.0 rebounds and 1.2 assists in 9.6 minutes per game.
Well, this explains why he wasn’t on the Summer League roster.
$200,000 of Williams’ nearly million dollar salary for this upcoming season would have been guaranteed if he remained on the roster beyond June 30th, so this was a purely financial move.
There was a thought for a while that Williams could become a viable back up for Rajon Rondo, but his legal troubles threw that into question. Then, with the departure of Doc Rivers and subsequent blockbuster trade that will send Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce, and Jason Terry to Brooklyn, the Celtics have clearl...