Found December 09, 2011 on
Take a break from the rumor-mill that resembles a high school romantic comedy and focus on the new faces (thus far) of the Boston Celtics. I hope we have not forgotten that the reason we do not need to trade for a high profile player is due to the fact that we already have four. Every offseason is not about acquiring huge names, instead it should focus on finding the right pieces (a la Dallas Mavericks) to take on the other benches around the league. With a very small circle of quality players to choose from the bench is beginning to take form.
Marquis Daniels, SG/SF, 6’6″, 30 years old
We all know what ‘Quis is capable of. He’s a solid utility swingman who won’t score more than three or four baskets but, when healthy, gives positive minutes on the defensive and team-play end of the court. He fits into the plan and that’s a huge plus.
Keyon Dooling, G, 6’3″, 31 years old
Another veteran, Dooling averages just around 7 points and 3 assists per game. He played in 80 games for th...
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The Celtics have found their smart, backup wing player who is also savvy on the defensive end of the floor. They didn't have to look very far for him either. A. Sherrod Blakely is reporting that Boston has agreed to terms with Marquis Daniels.Slowly but surely, the Boston Celtics are getting the band back together for another run this season.Marquis Daniels will sign a one...
The Boston Celtics have added some depth in the backcourt, completing a deal Saturday to acquire Keyon Dooling from the Milwaukee Bucks.Dooling signed a contract with the Celtics to complete the transaction, which will see the Bucks get the rights to Albert Miralles. Boston also secures a second-round pick in 2012.Dooling will likely back up whoever starts at point guard for Boston...
The Celtics turned to free agency to bolster their frontcourt and pulled off a trade to improve their backcourt. The C's, who signed big man Chris Wilcox to a one-year deal, have completed a trade with the Milwaukee Bucks that will land them guard Keyon Dooling. The C's receive Dooling and a protected second-round pick for the draft rights to Albert Miralles, which were previously...
The Boston Celtics have a deal in place to acquire veteran point guard Keyon Dooling from the Milwaukee Bucks in exchange for a second-round pick, the Boston Globe is reporting.
The deal is expected to be finalized Friday, the first day trades can become official.
Dooling averaged 7.1 points and 3.0 assists in 80 games with the Bucks last season. He will likely serve as a backup...
The Boston Celtics have signed free agents Marquis Daniels, Chris Wilcox and Greg Stiemsma.
All three participated in Boston's first training camp practice on Friday.
Daniels averaged 5.5 points in 49 games for the Celtics last season before being traded to Sacramento on Feb. 24. The swingman bruised his spinal cord on Feb. 9, never played for the Kings and underwent surgery...
The Boston Celtics have acquired veteran point guard Keyon Dooling from the Milwaukee Bucks in exchange for a second-round pick.
Dooling averaged 7.1 points and 3.0 assists in 80 games with the Bucks last season. He will likely serve as a backup to Rajon Rondo.
Dooling, the No. 10 pick in the 2001 draft, will be joining his sixth NBA team.
The Celtics are going to announce the acquisition of veteran point guard Keyon Dooling from the Milwaukee Bucks on Friday, the first day of training camp and trades can become official, according to a league source.
The deal is expected to include a second-round draft pick headed to Milwaukee and it gives the Celtics a veteran [...]
The Boston Celtics have a deal in place to acquire veteran guard Keyon Dooling in a trade with the Milwaukee Bucks, Dooling's agent tells The Associated Press. Agent Kenge Stevenson says the deal will not be official until Friday. NBA owners and players ratified a new collective bargaining agreement Thursday, the final step to ending the five-month lockout and paving the way...
Keyon Dooling has agreed to a deal with the Boston Celtics.
The Boston Celtics have a deal in place to acquire veteran guard Keyon Dooling in a trade with the Milwaukee Bucks , Dooling's agent tells The Associated Press.
Finally healthy after a spinal cord injury, Marquis Daniels has turned his attention back to Boston.
The Boston Celtics today announced that they have signed free agent forward/center Chris Wilcox, guard/forward Marquis Daniels, and free agent center Greg Stiemsma. Per team policy, terms of the deals were not disclosed.
Wilcox, a 6’10”, 235lbs forward/center, appeared in 57 games for the Detroit Pistons last season averaging 7.4 points and 4.8 rebounds in 17.5 [...]
Free-agent forward Mike Dunleavy Jr. took in a Milwaukee Bucks practice Friday, waiting for the team to offer him a deal.
Dunleavy is expected to sign with Milwaukee now that veteran guard Keyon Dooling has been dealt to the Boston Celtics. As of practice, the deal was unofficial, leaving the former Duke star on the sidelines.
Dunleavy averaged 11.2 points with the Indiana Pacers...
Alright, everyone who had two or more of Keyon Dooling, Brandon Bass, Chris Wilcox, Greg Stiemsma, and David West on their prospective Celtics roster raise their hand. Thought so. Danny Ainge has not only gone beyond, beside, under, and over the box, but I’m not at all sure he even knows there is a box. I had over thirty players on my possibilities list and the only one of those...