Originally posted on Celtics Life  |  Last updated 3/24/13
Long before Avery Bradley hawked opposing 2 guards as an undersized shooting guard, another Celtic, much of the same height and frame, did the same.  In fact he was a member of two championship title teams (81 & 84) and possibly the biggest reason the Celtics were able to win it all in 1984 (his legendary steal was the thing Celtic pride was made of).  Most of you following today's NBA know his son, Gerald Henderson Jr, but this week, for just the second time in WTHHT history (after this guy), we remember a former player whose son is currently in the NBA, Gerald Henderson. Gerald was actually drafted by the Spurs in the 3rd round of the 1978 draft out of Virginia Commonwealth University.  However he wouldn't make the Spurs roster and would be waived in the Fall of 78.  In the summer of 79 the Celtics swooped in and signed him (big bonus points for anyone able to tell us where Gerald Henderson played the 78-79 season.  Long before the D-League (and even the CBA) guys options wer...
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