Originally posted on CLNS Radio  |  Last updated 6/22/13
According to  Fox Sports Ohio, the Cavaliers may have had conversations with Boston about a trade that would send Paul Pierce to Cleveland in exchange for picks 31 and 33 in the upcoming NBA draft. While the probability of this trade is unknown, it is certainly an interesting proposition as the trade would make sense for both teams.  If the Celtics plan to excersize their team option on Pierce, they might as well try and get something in return. Two second round picks may not seem like a lot, but for a team potentially in rebuild mode those picks have a lot of value. Some potential draft targets in this range could include Ricky Ledo and Isiah Canaan. The trade would make sense for Cleveland, as they have a great young core of players that could use a veteran leader in Pierce. The team has had four first round picks over the last two years, and currently hold two more in this upcoming NBA draft: Kyrie Irving - PG - Pick #1 in 2011 Tristan Thompson - PF - Pick #4 in 2011 Dion Waiters...
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