Found December 23, 2011 on RealGM:
PLAYERS: Mickael Pietrus
TEAMS: Phoenix Suns
Mickael Pietrus was bought out by the Suns and is expected to clear waivers Saturday.

Mickael Pietrus reportedly ‘leaning heavily’ toward Boston Celtics

Mickael Pietrus, who was waived yesterday and has a swollen knee that resulted in a failed physical exam earlier this offseason, is reportedly “leaning heavily” toward signing with the Boston Celtics. (CSNNE)Mickael Pietrus, recently released by the Phoenix Suns, is leaning “heavily” towards signing with the Boston Celtics, according to a league source.Pietrus must first...

Boston Celtics ready to make move after Phoenix Suns waive Mickael Pietrus

Mickael Pietrus is racking up the frequent flier miles. Next stop Beantown. After the Phoenix Suns and Toronto Raptors called off their trade for Pietrus after concerns surrounding some swelling in his knee after an exam and workout for the Raptors, Pietrus flew from Ottowa, Canada to Phoenix last week for a re-evaluation and meeting with the Suns. Now the Boston Celtics are...

Mikeal Pietrus to join Boston Celtics?

    Mickael Pietrus, recently released by the Phoenix Suns, is leaning “heavily” towards signing with the Boston Celtics, according to a league source. Pietrus must first clear waivers — that won’t happen until 6 p.m. Saturday — but it’s highly unlikely that any team will want to pick up the $5.3 million he is owed [...]

Celtics Extend Minimum Contract Offer To Pietrus

Mickael Pietrus averaged 7.4 points in 38 games with the Suns last season.

Phoenix Suns buyout contract of Mickael Pietrus

The Suns bought out the contract of Mickael Pietrus' contract, paying him about $4.2 million of his $5.3 million salary.

Celtics-Knicks preview / season preview / the Celtics signed Mickael Pietrus!!!!!

(Editor’s note: Merry Christmas, everyone. Or happy holidays, whatever have you. Thanks for reading.)It seemed like this day would never come. Not Christmas, but the beginning of the NBA season, the very season that once was in jeopardy because hard-line owners met a players union that didn’t want to lose everything it had fought for in the previous six and a half decades....

Suns waive Mickael Pietrus

The Suns waived Mickael Pietrus after reaching a financial agreement, the team announced via a brief press release press release on Thursday. Phoenix had attempted to trade Pietrus to Toronto for a conditional second round draft pick, but the deal fell through after Pietrus was found to not yet be healed from the knee injury…

Suns Buyout Mickael Pietrus

In a move that was very surprising to me the Phoenix Suns bought out the contract of Mickael Pietrus. Key word being bought out, not amnestied. This means the Suns still have their one-time amnesty to use at another point. What they did instead was pay $4.2 million of his contract and placed him on waivers. The Suns bought out Pietrus’ contract, paying him about $4.2 million...

Your Morning Dump... Where Pietrus is like a kid on Christmas

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. "I think it's going to be good for me," he said. "I think I can help them both ways, offensively and defensively. They have guys who know how to win games. Those guys know how to win championships...

Swingman Pietrus waived; Phoenix roster at 14

PHOENIX (AP) -- The Phoenix Suns have waived swingman Mickael Pietrus after reaching a financial agreement.

Mickael Pietrus expected to sign with the Celtics

This would be a great signing for Boston. Pietrus is a bigger guy with above average defensive ability and can hit from long range. Last season was far from his best as he only shot 39 percent from the field and 34 percent from three-point range, but he has the ability to get hot in a hurry and he would make the Celtics that much deeper off the bench. Besides, I still have nightmares...
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