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The Celtics need some more wing players now that Jeff Green may be sidelined for an indefinite period of time. Bogans is a tough, defensive minded player who has some experience guarding quality players. He would feel a roster need and would be a slight upgrade over Sasha Pavlovic, and a good bench player to integrate in the rotation.
How the Celtics can get him:
Well, we just need to give him a call and offer him a contract (he has just been waived by the Bulls minutes ago). As with James Posey, we could very easily add him with the veteran minimum. The amount of teams that may bid for him may be very limited too, probably only the Knicks and the Lakers (and the Pacers, who seem to target everyone we want) will offer him a chance to continue playing in the league
Bogans is strong and fit to play D on big guards, and probably also able to hit the occasional jumper. He played and started the whole 82 games last season for the Bulls, showing he can be a durable player. We ...
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We're all still waiting for official word on Jeff Green, but you don't wait this long in silence and secrecy for something that's no big deal. And according to the Herald's Steve Bulpett, this is pretty serious.
Green has been held out of practices since problems showed up on his physical last week. The 25-year-old has said the trouble was detected during a...
Jeff Green may need a procedure, and he might be out for a while, and it probably won’t affect him in the long-term, but the Celtics are concerned it might affect him in the long-term, and really, nobody knows for sure. (Boston Herald)The 25-year-old has said the trouble was detected during a stress test, which would likely indicate a heart issue, but he has not expanded on the...
Twitter / @SherrodbCSN: #Celtics Jeff Green not cl …Let’s hope he’s okay.
Fact: Jeff Green will not play for the Boston Celtics this season as reported by the Boston Herald:
The Boston Celtics announced today that forward Jeff Green will undergo surgery on Monday January 9, 2012 at the Cleveland Clinic and will miss the 2011-12 season.
A team of leading cardiac specialists who consulted with Green and the Celtics indicated that surgery should completely...
Forward Jeff Green had successful surgery Monday at the Cleveland Clinic to repair an aeortic aneurysm, discovered by the Celtics medical staff during a routine entrance physical in December.
Coach Doc Rivers received the news following practice on Monday from team president Danny Ainge.
''Surgery went well,'' Rivers said. ''They're saying it went great...
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Our thoughts and prayers go out to Jeff Green and his family as it has been reported the early detection of his condition may have very well saved his life. The loss of Green for the season is a blow the Celtics could not have prepared for especially in this fashion.
While they may not have been prepared, there is no choice but to adjust and attempt to amend the situation.
BOSTON (AP) -- Boston Celtics forward Jeff Green will have heart surgery and miss the entire season.
I fell for it. Again.
I don't know how this happened. I don't know why I wasn't more cautious. I'll blame the lockout hangover for this one.
I believed the Celtics and took their injury explanation for Jeff Green at face value.
I know. Stupid, stupid, stupid. I actually believed Danny Ainge when he said that it was pretty much nothing and that Green would be...
Boston Celtics forward Jeff Green will miss the entire 2011-12
season after doctors discovered an aortic aneurysm that requires
The Boston Celtics announced Saturday that forward Jeff Green will undergo surgery next month and will miss the entire season.
The more the Celtics brass declines to answer questions about Jeff Green’s medical issues directly, the worse the issues seem. (ESPN Boston)“Usually you pass your physical by now,” admitted Rivers. “Listen, I’ll give you guys more tomorrow for sure. But I’ve been around long enough to know that if you haven’t passed your physical yet, then there’s something going...
The Chicago Bulls announced today that the team has waived guard Keith Bogans.
Bogans (6-5, 215) started all 82 games for Chicago last season and posted averages of 4.4 ppg, 1.8 rpg, 1.2 apg in 17.8 mpg. He also shot .404 from the field, .380 from downtown and .656 from the line.
The Chicago Bulls announced that the team has waived guard Keith Bogans.
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