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Re-signing Ray Allen likely remains the top priority for the Celtics, but they have reportedly begun searching for a replacement just in case he signs elsewhere. The C's are pursuing Jason Terry, and have also shown interest in Nick Young, according to Yahoo! Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski. Terry has been with the Mavericks since 2004 but is currently a free agent. Known for his perimeter play, the 34-year-old has long been one of the league's best sixth men, and he would provide the Celtics with some scoring punch if Allen were to leave. Terry averaged 15.1 points and 3.6 assists in...

Report: Terry, Celtics agree to deal

Unrestricted free agent guard Jason Terry and the Boston Celtics have reportedly agreed to a three-year deal for what is believed to be $15 million.

2012 NBA Rumor Central: Jason Terry interested in signing with the Miami Heat?

  With free agency beginning July 1, the amount of rumors are on turbo speed and this isn’t as much of a rumor as it’s Jason Terry being Jason Terry via Chris Tomasson. Mavs guard Jason Terry just wrote in an email to me he “definitely” will consider the Miami Heat when free agency starts Sunday. [...]

Jason Terry, Celtics Agree To Deal

Former Dallas Mavericks point guard Jason Terry and the Boston Celtics have agreed to a deal, according to sources. The Celtics will sign Terry to a three year deal and will be paid the full mid-level exception of $5 million a year. The signing of Terry to the Celtics will likely end the Ray Allen era in Beantown. The Miami Heat, Chicago Bulls, and Memphis Grizzlies have all made...

Jason Terry deal with Boston Celtics likely for 3 years, but he might let Mavericks match

Jason Terry expected to land a three-year deal paying the mid-level exception from the Celtics, sources told Yahoo!58 minutes ago via TweetDeckReplyRetweetFavorite@SpearsNBAYahooMarc J. Spears But source stresses that Terry will go back to Mavs to give them chance to counter before finalizing three-year deal, believed to be at MLE54 minutes ago via UberSocial for BlackBerryReplyRetweetFavorite...

Jason Terry, Come On Down!

So Marc Spears is reporting that the Celtics will be aquiring Jason Terry for the mid-level exception and still plan to sign Ray Allen. How, why or when are all questions left to people with a better knowledge of the NBA salary cap than me. It’s good to know that if Allen doesn’t re-sign that there will be some security in the form of Terry, but Ray can’t be happy about this...

Celtics Close to Deal with Jason Terry

Marc Spears of Yahoo Sports is reporting that the Celtics are close to a deal with Jason Terry. In 3 separate tweets, Spears reveals this information Celtics are in final discussions on terms of a multi-year deal with Mavericks free agent guard Jason Terry, sources tells Yahoo! Sports. Keep in mind Celtics coach Doc Rivers said he wanted both Ray Allen & Jason Terry Jason...

Jason Terry and Celtics agree on 3 year deal

In a wild unofficial start to free agency, former Dallas Maverick Jason Terry has agreed to a 3 year deal with the Boston Celtics, according to ESPN. This comes a surprise to many, as it seemed like the Celtics were going to put their focus on retaining shooting guard Ray Allen. This could still happen, but it looks more unlikely now due to the fact that it would create a logjam...

Mavericks Unlikely To Match Celtics' Offer To Terry

Jason Terry reached a verbal agreement on a three-year deal with the Celtics.

Report: Ray Allen to Get Quick Offer From Heat, Who Want to Lock Him Up Early in Free Agency

If Ray Allen is taking his talents to South Beach, the Heat would prefer an RSVP sooner rather than later. The Heat have made the Celtics veteran "their prime offseason target and will pursue him strongly" when free agency begins Sunday morning just after midnight, Brian Windhorst of ESPN reports. Miami has risen on the list of landing spots for Allen in recent days. Although...

Wolves showing interest in Allen, others

MINNEAPOLIS The Timberwolves confirmed Tuesday that they have met with free agent forwards Greg Stiemsma, Nicolas Batum and Jordan Hill. Team representatives were also on a call with free agent Ray Allen on Monday. In the first two days of free agency, which began at 11 p.m. on Saturday night, the Timberwolves brought three free agents to Minneapolis. Greg Stiemsma, a forward who...

Doc Rivers Thinks Ray Allen Will Return to Boston, Says Celtics Will Lock Up Jeff Green

Among the uncertainties surrounding whether the Celtics will re-sign Ray Allen and Jeff Green, at least one thing isn't in question -- the coach's opinion. Doc Rivers said Sunday that he wants the C's to bring back both Allen and Green, who are free agents this offseason. He seemed to think Boston would have a pretty good chance getting both players to stay. "We...

Danny Ainge Dismantling Celtics' Big Three of Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett, Ray Allen Looks Less Likely Every Day

When last season opened, every prediction involving the Celtics included an addendum: "if they can stay healthy." A team dominated by three players 34 years old or older and a fourth, center Jermaine O'Neal, just past his 33rd birthday was bound to run into medical issues eventually. Injuries indeed played a factor in Boston's inability to get past the Miami Heat...

Today's Celtics Links 7/2

Herald    Celtics talk to Brandon Bass’ representatives All sides optimistic about Jeff Green return; Allen talks could drag on Celtics take early shot at Ray Allen Delonte West awaits offer as Deron Williams mulls decision Timberwolves pursue Nicolas Batum Clippers turn attention to getting a shooting guard Magic GM: Dwight Howard has indeed reissued trade request Globe  ...
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