Found February 09, 2013 on Word On The Game:
  After the ACL tear of point guard Rajon Rondo, many stuck a fork into the Boston Celtics season. With aging stars up and down the roster, many assumed the Celtics should start trying to trade some assets for young pieces and the future. Forward Kevin Garnett has found himself in the midst of numerous [...]
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