Found June 21, 2013 on Celtics Spot:
Fresh off of a season that saw the Boston Celtics finish with a record of 24-58, Danny Ainge once again found himself in the lottery. After receiving the 7th overall pick the previous year, the ping pong balls bounced better for Boston in the 2007 lottery. Ainge and Co. were awarded the 5th overall pick of the draft and it was that pick that would change the Celtics' fate for years to come. Let's take a look at how it all unfolded.  Draft: 2007 Picks: (1)5, (2)32 (1)5. Jeff Green, SF/PF Georgetown With the 5th pick in the 2007 NBA Draft, the Boston Celtics selected Jeff Green, a 6'9 forward out of Georgetown University. In college, Green was one of the best players in the Big East simply because he could do a little bit of everything, sort of a jack of all trades but a master of none. For his career he averaged 13.1 points, 6.5 rebounds, 3.1 assists, 1.2 blocks, and 1.0 steals per game.  As soon as Jeff stepped on the Georgetown campus he was ready to make a ...
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