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According to Kyle Draper of Comcast SportsNet, former Boston Celtics forward Walter McCarty is set to join Brad Stevens' staff as an assistant coach.  Draper tweeted the news about a half hour ago and it was ESPN's Jeff Goodman that confirmed the report.  Walter McCarty confirms to ESPN that he will join Brad Stevens staff and rejoin Boston Celtics as assistant coach.— Jeff Goodman (@GoodmanESPN) August 21, 2013 McCarty, 39, got his start in coaching back in 2007 when he accepted an assistant coaching job at the University of Louisville. It was there that he worked under his former University of Kentucky and Boston Celtics head coach, Rick Pitino.  A few years later, McCarty was named assistant coach by the Indiana Pacers where he would, once again, join forces with a former coach of his, Jim O'Brien. However McCarty's tenure in Indiana was short lived. The organization decided to part ways with the former NBA vet when they hired their current head coach, Frank Vogel, in 2011.  Now, almost two years later, McCarty appears set to assume his third assistant coaching position but this time around will prove to be a little bit different from the previous two. Sure, McCarty will be taking on duties typical of an NBA assistant coach but his role with Boston will also have him serving as a mentor to the younger guys on the roster, more specifically, Rajon Rondo. Both Rondo and McCarty are Kentucky alum which gives them something in common right off the bat.  After all, Stevens and the Celtics had made it clear that they were looking for a former player to fill one of the remaining vacancies on Stevens' staff and McCarty and James Posey were the top two candidates. Apparently the Celtics saw something in McCarty that they didn't find in Posey. But while either one of the pair would have done just fine, here's hoping that McCarty gives Tommy Heinsohn a number of reasons to shout, "I LOVE WALTAHHH," during broadcasts this year.  Follow @TimMacLean_

Walter McCarty Joins Celtics Coaching Staff

Source: Former #Celtic Walter McCarty has agreed to join Brad Stevens staff as assistant coach #CelticsTalk — Kyle Draper (@kylerdraper) August 21, 2013 As we previously reported, Brad Stevens was looking to former Celtics to fill out his staff. Tonight Kyle Draper reported that the Celtics have added former Celtic Walter McCarty to his staff. Walter McCarty is most remembered...

Walter McCarty to rejoin Boston Celtics as assistant coach

Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images sAccording to Jeff Goodman an ESPN Basketball Insider, former Celtic Walter McCarty will rejoin the Boston Celtics-as a coach. Goodman tweeted the following earlier this evening.   Walter McCarty confirms to ESPN that he will join Brad Stevens staff and rejoin Boston Celtics as assistant coach. McCarty began his playing career in 1996 after being selected...

Walter McCarty joins Celtics staff

New Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens has finally rounded out his new coaching staff. The last addition is former NBA player Walter McCarty who worked for the Celtics last year as a community relations consultant. Don’t worry Celtic fans though he does have coaching experience. He spent a year with the Indiana Pacers under Jim O’Brien. He also spent three seasons as...

Celtics Considering Walter McCarty For Coaching Position

The Boston Celtics have had discussions with Walter McCarty about joining their coaching staff, according to a report. McCarty, 39, began his coaching career at Louisville and also spent a year on the Indiana Pacers’ staff. McCarty played seven seasons for the Celtics, from 1998 to 2004.

Report: Brad Stevens considering Walter McCarty for assistant coach

Former Celtic Walter McCarty has met w brad Stevens twice about joining his staff in some capacity. — greg dickerson (@gdickerson_csn) August 18, 2013 Former Red’s Army blogger Walter McCarty may be returning to the Celtics as an assistant coach. I’m not sure if he’s the guy they “desperately need to coach Rajon Rondo.” (h/t Mass Live and Carrier Journal)

Walter McCarty to join Brad Stevens' staff as an assistant coach

Walter McCarty confirms to ESPN that he will join Brad Stevens staff and rejoin Boston Celtics as assistant coach.— Jeff Goodman (@GoodmanESPN) August 21, 2013

Walter McCarty rejoins Celtics as an assistant coach

Former Celtics forward Walter McCarty will rejoin the team as an assistant coach a league source confirmed to the Globe Tuesday night. With the addition of McCarty a 6-foot-10-inch forward who played for the Celtics from 1997 to 2005 to new head coach Brad Stevens's staff Stevens who has no NBA experience gains the valuable perspective of an ex-NBA player that should help ease...

Your Morning Dump… Where a former Red’s Army writer is now a Celtics coach

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. Walter McCarty, who spent nearly eight seasons with the Boston Celtics during a 10-year playing career, confirmed to’s Jeff Goodman on Tuesday that he will be an assistant coach on Brad Stevens’ staff...

Celtics Circuit: Walter McCarty Brought in as Assistant Coach

Former Boston Celtics forward Walter McCarty will be holding the clipboard on the Celtics sideline this year. When I initially read the Boston Celtics hired Walter McCarty as an assistant coach, my immediate thought was President of Basketball Operations Danny Ainge mysteriously left the organization and the Celtics replaced Ainge with television analyst Tommy Heinsohn. When McCarty...

McCarty returns to fill out Celtics coaching staff

The Boston Celtics have filled out new coach Brad Stevens' staff. The team says that former Celtics forward Walter McCarty will return as an assistant coach. Also joining the team are Ron Adams and Micah Shrewsberry. Jamie Young and Jay Larranaga had already been in position. Adams spent the last three seasons as an assistant with the Chicago Bulls. Shrewsberry spent three...

Walter McCarty could be rejoining the Celtics as an assistant coach

Former Celtic Walter McCarty has met w brad Stevens twice about joining his staff in some capacity. — greg dickerson (@gdickerson_csn) August 18, 2013 On the heels of the news that the Celtics are considering adding former Celtic James Posey as an assistant coach comes news that Walter McCarty has med with new coach Brad Stevens a couple times to discuss a position. McCarty has...

Former Celtic Walter McCarty Among Three Additions to Brad Stevens’ Coaching Staff

  Welcome back, Walter. Former Celtics forward Walter McCarty, a fan favorite during his seven-plus seasons in Boston, has joined new head coach Brad Stevens‘ staff as an assistant coach, the team announced Wednesday. Used primarily off the bench, McCarty posted modest numbers (5.2 points per game over his 10-year career) but gained the adoration of Celtics fans — including...
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