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No matter how sad you are after yesterday’s events, I dare you not to smile at this picture.After a momentous day yesterday, Celtics Town gathered together to discuss Kevin Garnett’s departure. Read it with sad acoustic music in the background for the full effect.1. When you first heard KG was coming to Boston, how successful did you think the team would be?Trey Adell: I have a horrible memory, but I was in 5th grade and really mostly just remember being really excited as Kevin was one of my favorite players at the time. I wasn’t particularly versed in the finer details of basketball as I am now, but I understood that it meant great things were coming to Boston.Jordan Higgs: About as successful as they were, I just had no idea what a roller coaster I’d be in for. I never expected the new Big 3 to gel so fast, and after 2008 I never could have predicted the struggles that would follow. It still feels like everything happened out of order.Tommy King: Kevin Garnett was my favorite play...
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From Yahoo! Sports Adrian Wojnarowski:
Boston and Brooklyn discussing a blockbuster deal that would send Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce to Nets, league sources tell Y! Sports.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) June 27, 2013
Possible Nets package includes expiring deal of Kris Humphries, Gerald Wallace, Tomike Shenglia and three first-round picks, sources tell Y!
Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett are the focal points of trade talks between the Brooklyn Nets and Boston Celtics, according to a report from Yahoo! Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski. According to the report, no deal is imminent but Woj says sources tell him the Nets are offering Gerald Wallace, Tomike Shengelia, Kris Humphries' expiring contract and three future first-round picks...
A breakdown of the Nets-Celtics trade that sent Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce to Brooklyn.
It’s possible that these two might swap jerseys next year.It almost seemed like the rumor mill surrounding the Celtics was going to calm down, at least for draft night, but then Adrian Wojnarowski — as he tends to do — dropped a Woj bomb all over us, decimating our idyllic, temporarily calm little world.Wojnarowski is reporting that the Celtics and Nets are discussing a deal...
BOSTON – The Big Three era is over, as Kevin Garnett has agreed to waive his no-trade clause and join Paul Pierce and Jason Terry on the Brooklyn Nets, according to CSNNE’s A. Sherrod Blakely. The Nets will trade the Celtics first-round draft picks in 2014, 2016 and 2018 as well as Gerald Wallace, Tornike Shengelia and Kris Humphries. The Nets will additionally send Reggie Evans...
According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports, the Nets and Celtics are in advanced talks about a blockbuster deal that would send veterans, Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce to Brooklyn. The deal has reached ownership level and according to ESPN’s Marc Stein, has been presented to Garnett to waive his no-trade clause.
The Brooklyn Nets are in advanced talks with the Boston Celtics to...
Kevin Garnett has reportedly agreed to waive his no-trade clause and as a result, the Nets and Celtics have reportedly finalized a verbal agreement on a blockbuster trade. According to Adrian Wojnarowsi of Yahoo! Sports, Boston will send KG, Paul Pierce and Jason Terry to the Brooklyn Nets in exchange for three first-round picks (2014, ’16 and ’18) along with Kris Humphries,...
The Brooklyn Nets have formally expressed interest in acquiring Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce from the Boston Celtics. The possible package from New Jersey would include Kris Humphries, Gerald Wallace, Tomike Shenglia, and three first-round picks according to Yahoo! Sports. Under his current contract, Kevin Garnett would have to waive his no-trade clause from the Celtics before he...
Doc Rivers‘ decision to leave the Boston Celtics is a little easier to understand now.
While addressing reporters during Thursday’s NBA draft, the new head coach of the Los Angeles Clippers was asked to react to the news that Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett, two star players he had grown close to during his time as coach of the Celtics, had been traded to the Brooklyn Nets. While...
The Boston Celtics have officially blown things up. Earlier this week, they released head coach Doc Rivers from his contract and allowed him to sign with the Los Angeles Clippers in exchange for a first-round draft pick. On Thursday, Boston agreed to a deal that will send Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce and Jason Terry to [...]
Danny Ainge isn’t playing around. The Boston Celtics GM is ready to blow up the Boston Celtics roster in one deal by trading away Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce to the Brooklyn Nets in exchange for the expiring deal of Kris Humphries, Gerald Wallace, Tomike Shenglia and three first-round picks, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports. With Doc Rivers gone, there is no reason...
A little more than a year ago, Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett, Ray Allen and head coach Doc Rivers were on the verge of eliminating the now back-to-back NBA champion Miami Heat. Fast forward to the present, and all four are no longer members of the Boston Celtics organization.
With Pierce and Garnett heading to Brooklyn and Rivers packing up to go west to Los Angeles, the time has come...
Jeff Van Gundy analyzed the trade that will send Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce to Brooklyn.
"I do think they're a championship-caliber team," Van Gundy said. "If they play well and remain healthy, which is always a challenge for an older team, I think they have the best starting unit talent in basketball."
Pierce and Garnett will presumably join Deron Williams...
Last night's NBA Draft was just one giant surprise. Before the Cleveland Cavaliers were even on the clock, the Brooklyn Nets and Boston Celtics laid out the framework for a blockbuster deal, that will land Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce in Brooklyn. Then after the Cavs used all 5 minutes to make their selection, it was not Nerlens Noel or Alex Len's name that was called...