Kendrick Perkins could be back in green next year.
The Boston Globe's Gary Washburn was on 98.5 The Sports Hub's Toucher and Rich today (via @CelticsTown and CBSBoston) talking about how there are rumors circulating that the former Celtics big man could be amnestied by the Oklahoma City Thunder after this season ends.
His contract is kind of an anchor at this point. He has not been statistically productive for the Thunder; the leadership is there but if you look at the numbers its nothing close to what he did in Boston. So I do think it’s a possibility,” said Washburn. “There are still some strong feelings for him in Boston.”
Perkins getting amnested has been debated ever since the clause, where teams were allowed to cut one contract signed before the lockout and it wouldn't impact their salary cap, was put into last year's collective bargaining agreement
While getting Perkins back would help cool some of the fans that were flabergasted that Danny Ainge traded him ...