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“We’ve looked, and I wish we had the money to add him,” Rivers told the Argentinian website Olé. “We could really use him.”
The Celtics were reportedly among the teams expressing interest in the veteran swingman a few weeks ago, but the C’s have since added Courtney Lee. Therefore, they could only offer Delfino the $1.15 million veteran minimum or the $1.96 million bi-annual exception, which probably wouldn’t be enough. Instead, Rivers’ praise is likely just the coach complimenting a future opponent.
“They’ve turned him into a shooter,” Rivers also reportedly said of Delfino, “but he can give you more.”
NESN: Doc Rivers says Celtics “could really use” free agent Carlos Delfino
Carlos Delfino is a nice player…. nicer than $1.96 million… so the purpose of this dump is to sadly in...