Found November 06, 2012 on That NBA Lottery Pick:
A couple of days ago, Boston Celtics general manager Danny Ainge joined WEEI's "The Big Show" to talk about the team.One of the questions ended up being about former Boston Celtics member Ray Allen and it appears from Ainge's perspective that Ray didn't return his phone calls:Whether he has spoken to Ray Allen since Allen has left Boston:“I’ve tried to reach out to Ray. (Host: What’s been the reaction?) Ray doesn’t have the same number and I didn’t even realize that until recently but he hadn’t responded and I just thought he wasn’t responding.”Back in October, head coach Doc Rivers did an interview with Sports Hub 98.5 and it appears that his statement matches Ainge's story:If he tried reaching out to Allen about coming back to Boston:"I tried. I actually tried to call him. After the year we talked fine and then when free agency started Ray didn't return Danny's calls, didn't return my calls. I stopped trying. Listen if you've been with me or our team for five years or four years and I have to call you every 10 seconds in free agency then you probably don't want to be here." (Courtesy of Sports Radio Interviews and Deadspin)
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