Found June 27, 2012 on Celtics Town:
The Boston Celtics filed a complaint alleging that the Oklahoma City Thunder withheld information regarding Jeff Green’s heart condition, leading to a David Stern investigation which allegedly found that OKC’s cardiologists “were in possession of information about Jeff Green that was not shared with Thunder management.” Despite claiming to find “no evidence of bad faith” by the Thunder, Stern took their 2013 second-round draft pick and gifted it to the Celtics in a maneuver for which I’m not sure there was a precedent.The ruling raises a number of questions:If the NBA’s claims are true, what prompted OKC’s cardiologists to keep such serious information to themselves? Why in the world wouldn’t they share their findings with Thunder management? If the Thunder didn’t withhold any information, why did the Celtics receive a pick? And if the Thunder DID withhold knowledge of Green’s life-threatening heart condition, why did the Celtics only receive a second-round pick in return? If the Th
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