Originally written on 60 Max Power O  |  Last updated 3/9/13
The NBA trading deadline came and went without any major moves with any major players, but Yahoo Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski reported today one involving Boston Celtics captain Paul Pierce almost went down with two other teams The Boston Celtics were as close to trading Paul Pierce had they ever been last February with a three-team trade that would have seen him dealt to the Dallas Mavericks and the Celtics receiving Atlanta Hawks forward and much talked about soon to be free agent Josh Smith. The Mavericks would have sent Brandan Wright, Jae Crowder and Dahntay Jones to the Hawks, while also swapping first roudners in the 2013 NBA Draft. The Hawks also sought a first round pick from the Celtics.
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