Originally written May 20, 2013 on Celtics Life:
Last summer the Celtics resigned 36 year old Kevin Garnett to a new 3yr/$34 mil deal. After one season, retirement is already looking likely. Ol' KG was having another impact season, being honored to start in yet another All Star Game, 15th of his career. Near the end of the '12-'13 season Garnett suffered foot, ankle, and hip injuries - almost all at the same time. Throughout Boston's short playoff appearance Garnett, age, injuries and all, managed to lead his team and the entire league in rebounding. The Celtics shortest playoff run during the "Big Three/Four" era led to the future of Garnett and teammate Paul Pierce being up in the air. Both are under contract for next season, but will they make "one more run" in Boston where the immediate future looks bleak? Will they retire? Those are the biggest topics this offseason for the Celtics and their fans. If KG does indeed hang up the hightops, Boston does have a young and developing core led by P...
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