Originally posted on Celtics Life  |  Last updated 4/16/13
The Boston Celtics first round opponent this spring is adding some insurance to their roster pretty late in the game. With only one or two games left for NBA teams, the New York Knicks have made a move to sign Quentin Richardson to the roster. Richardson will be eligible for the postseason, as he was not on another roster on March 1, per Steve Bulpett of the Boston Herald. Richardson eligible for playoffs. He was not on an NBA roster on March 1... Wonder when Pierce will find out. C's still practicing. — Steve Bulpett (@SteveBHoop) April 16, 2013 Bulpett's Pierce comment seems to stem from unknown origins. According to a Yahoo! story, the two were friends at the University of Kansas, but were ejected for arguing at some point during Richardson's first run with the Knicks. Richardson also played for the Miami Heat when the Celtics eliminated them in five games during the 2010 playoffs. In that series, he and Kevin Garnett got into an altercation after Richardson wouldn't exit ...
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