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Jason Terry's tattoo
The always reliable Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports has just let out some more details of a potential Celtics-Nets deal.
Earlier today, Woj reported that the two sides were discussing sending aging stars Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett to Brooklyn in exchange for some combination of Kris Humphries, Gerald Wallace and three first round picks. According to Chad Ford, the picks in consideration would be for the 2014 draft and beyond.
Now it appears as if this deal could get bigger, Jason Terry or Courtney Lee could be packaged.
The Celtics are discussing the possibility of including either guard Jason Terry or Courtney Lee in the package, sources tell Y! Sports.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) June 27, 2013
Celtics GM Danny Ainge tried to unload one of those contracts to the Los Angeles Clippers but the team wouldn't bite. Clearing that money off of the books would be a big win for the Celtics, who can't afford to have any bad contracts o...
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Pic by RHurstDesigns. Curious to see if Garnett goes back to his #21 (similar to Ray going back to #34 with the Heat) or if he sticks with #5. My guess is he sticks with 5. Really hard to see Paul Pierce in another jersey. I hate the system in the NBA where you have to suck and root for losses in order to rebuild.
From Yahoo! Sports Adrian Wojnarowski:
Boston and Brooklyn discussing a blockbuster deal that would send Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce to Nets, league sources tell Y! Sports.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) June 27, 2013
Possible Nets package includes expiring deal of Kris Humphries, Gerald Wallace, Tomike Shenglia and three first-round picks, sources tell Y!
Emotions are a funny thing. You think you've got them figured out, that you know yourself pretty well after years of going through every type of situation that life throws at you. But you're wrong.
Take me for example. I've said time and time and time again that if the right offer came along, it was time to deal Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett. The Celtics championship...
We reported the news that the Boston Celtics reportedly got offered 2 second round pick for Paul Pierce but apparently that will not com close to being enough. The Celtics appear to be in full rebuild mode after parting ways with head coach Doc Rivers and if you ask ESPN’s Marc Stein, they want another [...]
The Celtics have now started their rebuilding phase and there are sure to be a ton of rumors and stories coming out of Boston until the next regular season starts.
Reports suggest that Boston may pick up the $15 million option veteran forward Paul Pierce, but according ESPN’s Marc Stein, the Celtics want a first round pick in exchange for trading Pierce.
The Celtics do remain...
Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett are the focal points of trade talks between the Brooklyn Nets and Boston Celtics, according to a report from Yahoo! Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski. According to the report, no deal is imminent but Woj says sources tell him the Nets are offering Gerald Wallace, Tomike Shengelia, Kris Humphries' expiring contract and three future first-round picks...
Letting Doc Rivers go to the Los Angeles Clippers was the first sign. Getting rid of Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett clinched it.
The Boston Celtics are rebuilding.
The Celtics have agreed to the terms of a deal that would send the two remaining members of the Big Three that won the 2008 NBA title to the Brooklyn Nets for a package of draft picks and players.
Pierce is the longest...
Kevin Garnett has reportedly agreed to waive his no-trade clause and as a result, the Nets and Celtics have reportedly finalized a verbal agreement on a blockbuster trade. According to Adrian Wojnarowsi of Yahoo! Sports, Boston will send KG, Paul Pierce and Jason Terry to the Brooklyn Nets in exchange for three first-round picks (2014, ’16 and ’18) along with Kris Humphries,...
Paul Pierce shakes hands with David Stern after being selected by the Celtics with 10th pick in 1998 NBA Draft.The 2013 NBA Draft begins Thursday night at 7 EST on ESPN. Here at CelticsTown, we’ll be live-tweeting the draft and we’ll have a live chat/open thread for you to follow along and chat with us during the draft.The Boston Celtics currently hold the 16th overall pick,...
A breakdown of the Nets-Celtics trade that sent Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce to Brooklyn.
According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports, the Nets and Celtics are in advanced talks about a blockbuster deal that would send veterans, Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce to Brooklyn. The deal has reached ownership level and according to ESPN’s Marc Stein, has been presented to Garnett to waive his no-trade clause.
The Brooklyn Nets are in advanced talks with the Boston Celtics to...
The Brooklyn Nets have formally expressed interest in acquiring Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce from the Boston Celtics. The possible package from New Jersey would include Kris Humphries, Gerald Wallace, Tomike Shenglia, and three first-round picks according to Yahoo! Sports. Under his current contract, Kevin Garnett would have to waive his no-trade clause from the Celtics before he...
Danny Ainge isn’t playing around. The Boston Celtics GM is ready to blow up the Boston Celtics roster in one deal by trading away Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce to the Brooklyn Nets in exchange for the expiring deal of Kris Humphries, Gerald Wallace, Tomike Shenglia and three first-round picks, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports. With Doc Rivers gone, there is no reason...
The Boston Celtics have officially blown things up. Earlier this week, they released head coach Doc Rivers from his contract and allowed him to sign with the Los Angeles Clippers in exchange for a first-round draft pick. On Thursday, Boston agreed to a deal that will send Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce and Jason Terry to [...]
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In return, the Celtics will acquire valuable draft picks and millions of dollars in payroll flexibility to begin their rebuilding process. Earlier in the week, Ainge acquired the Los...