Originally posted on Celtics Town  |  Last updated 9/22/12


When the Boston Celtics waived Jermaine O’Neal last season, he was rumored to have interest in joining the Miami Heat. Only one minor problem existed within that theory: O’Neal had suffered a season-ending injury and wasn’t well enough to return to the basketball court for the season’s remainder.

So when noise arised that Keyon Dooling now has interest in joining the Heat two days after retiring from the Boston Celtics, one might strongly consider viewing it with skepticism. (Orlando Sentinel)

Former Magic G Keyon Dooling announced he was retiring — at least for a few minutes. Word is he’d be interested in joining the Heat. Who isn’t?

It’s possible Dooling was pushed out the door in Boston to make way for Dionte Christmas and Kris Joseph both to make the roster. Still, if he signs with the Miami Heat this season, I’ll go into the Octagon with Jon “Bones” Jones.

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