Found March 19, 2013 on Celtics Life:
No picture of the three together, so this horrifying creation was the best I could do According to the Celtics official twitter, every C's player (besides Rondo and Sullinger of course) boarded the flight to N'awlins this afternoon. Kevin Garnett is on today's team flight to New Orleans, as are D.J. White and Shavlik Randolph. — Boston Celtics (@celtics) March 19, 2013 The reason this matters is very different for Garnett compared to White and Randolph. Of course KG has been battling both an adductor strain in his thigh, and the flu, so the fact that he was on the flight is a good sign that he'll return tomorrow night. For White and Randolph, the stakes are much higher. White signed 10-day contracts on both February 28th, and March 10th, meaning that his deal is up tomorrow, and that he'll need to be signed to a full season deal (NBA rules limit players to two 10-day contracts) before tomorrow night's game in order to remain with Boston. According to C...
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