Here at Celtics life we have an obligation to stay on top of these stories, so take this for what it is. NBA on NBC Boston is reporting that the C's are very involved with the Kings on Cousins (which we already knew), but that the hold-up is Danny Ainge's hesitancy to include Avery Bradley (he'd rather include Courtney Lee). Gethin Coolbaugh had the story tonight.
Boston became more aggressive on Sunday in its pursuit of Cousins -- who has been rumored to be on the trading block despite public denial by the Kings' organization -- and while Celtics general manager Danny Ainge would like to make a move sooner rather than later, he is hesitant about trading heralded third-year guard Avery Bradley. According to the source, Ainge would rather move Courtney Lee -- who was acquired by the Celtics in a sign-and-trade deal with the Houston Rockets -- than Bradley.
Later in the article, NBA on NBC Boston's owner Patrick Gilroy had this to say,
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