Breaking news: The Celtics are shockingly looking for big men to fill the two roster spots they have! (Yes, I'm having fun with those who thought the Celtics made a mistake by not trading for a big yesterday as if the league abounds with them.)
Steve Bulpett has reported a shortlist of five names:
From today's Herald, big man names C's have discussed: Jerome Jordan, Tim Ohlbrecht, Shavlik Randolph, Louis Amundson, D.J. White.
— Steve Bulpett (@SteveBHoop) February 22, 2013
Who is the most likely player to sign with us? DJ White, apparently:
Hearing that Celtics have former Charlotte big man D.J. White in their sights for 10-day deal now that White's season in China is over
— Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine) February 22, 2013
This post will include a brief review of these candidates, and because DJ White looks like the prior target, I'll start with him. Those who like size will be a bit disappointed to learn that he's only 6-9. The 29th pick of 2008 NBA Draft is known for his strong ...