The one last thing the Celtics have to save them from Danny Ainge's lackluster effort to trade Doc and KG is David Stern.
As we posted last night, the league doesn't allow two deals to be made that are contingent on each other. It's quite obvious that this is the case with the trade that is being discussed.
The Celtics and Clippers are talking about sending Kevin Garnett to the Clippers in exchange for DeAndre Jordan. Also, they will agree to release Doc Rivers from his contract in exchange for two first round draft picks.
#Celtics, #Clippers in lockdown--but NBA has problem w/twin transactions. Team official: 'NBA guys say they don't see how this can happen'— Mark Heisler (@MarkHeisler) June 20, 2013
Source tells ESPN that Celts & Clips have today begun discussing new trade scenarios to try to satisfy league's misgivings on these deals— Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine) June 20, 2013
Last tweet means that Celts/Clips deals -- IF agreed -- won't nece...