Originally posted on Celtics Life  |  Last updated 7/1/13
Josh Smith has been a player of much debate among Celtics fans. Some would love to bring Smith in to Boston and watch him and his best friend Rajon Rondo connect on alley-oops all game. Others? They're fine without him. Smith is commanding a max contract right now, something many are hesitant to give him. Currently, he's meeting with Detroit but the Celtics are also said to be in the mix. The Detroit Pistons are meeting with Josh Smith tonight, as @WojYahooNBA tweeted. The Boston Celtics are also expected to pursue Smith. — Alex Kennedy (@AlexKennedyNBA) July 1, 2013 According to reports, Josh Smith's meeting was "productive" with Detroit. Will he be visiting Boston next? Personally, I wouldn't be behind a Josh Smith signing. He isn't a great enough player to deserve a max contract. I understand that just because the Celtics are rebuilding, doesn't necessarily mean they are going to be tanking, but signing a contract that large doesn't make sense given the direction Boston se...
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