Comcast Sports New New England's Jessica Camerato just published a great piece on how Celtics rookies JaJuan Johnson and E'Twaun Moore met at age 12, when playing basketball professionally was just a dream to them. The two's lives ended up paralleling each other, and the pair traveled the journey from middle school to the NBA together.
From the time they met in seventh grade, to playing as teammates on the Indiana State High School All-Star Team, to being college roommates at Purdue, and now taking the floor together in the NBA off the Celtics' bench, it's pretty amazing that their lives have been so closely linked since they were so young.
Johnson, Moore veterans in each other's life
When JaJuan Johnson and E’Twaun Moore met for the first time in seventh
grade, they didn’t realize how closely their lives would be tied
They didn’t know they would become teammates on the
Purdue University men’s basketball team -- and college roommates on top ...