James Posey Gets a Coaching Gig but Not with the Celtics

 For several weeks,  there were rumors that James Posey was being considered for a spot on the Celtics coaching staff.   The position went to another former Celtic,  Walter McCarty in the end.   Even after Walter was hired, there have still been rumors that Posey might also be hired. to fill out the staff.  But, the announcement yesterday that Posey has been added as an...
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September 24, 2013  |  Discuss

NBA News: James Posey added to Canton Charge coaching staff

Ohio native and former NBA veteran James Posey will join the Canton Charge’s staff as an assistant coach for the 2013-14 season. The 36-year-old last played with the Indiana Pacers during the 2010-11 season. “James will be a relatable presence who can give our players direct examples of experiences and insight from what we will be coaching them,” Charge head coach Steve Hetzel...
Via Waiting For Next Year
September 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: James Posey Could Join Brad Stevens’ Staff as Celtics Assistant Coach

James Posey could be back in green very soon. No, the 36-year-old forward is not joining the rebuilding Celtics on a veteran’s minimum contract. Posey, who has been out of the NBA since 2011, reportedly is a candidate to fill one of the open slots on new head coach Brad Stevens‘ coaching staff. Stevens, who wants to add an ex-player to his stable of assistants, is considering...
Via NESN.com
August 19, 2013  |  Discuss

James Posey a candidate to fill out Boston Celtics coaching staff

(Lisa Blumenfeld/Getty Images) BOSTON—According to a tweet from Jeff Goodman, a basketball insider for ESPN.com, the Boston Celtics are interested in bringing back an old friend to add to Brad Stevens’ coaching staff. James Posey, who was a key contributor in helping the Celtics win the 2008 NBA title is among the candidates to fill out the rest of Boston’s coaching staff,...
Via CLNS Radio
August 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Unemployed James Posey Selling Miami Villa For $2.195 Million

Want to live like former NBAer James Posey? The guy won two NBA titles, made over $57,000,000 in salary over his career and now you can live in his Miami apartment/house. Are you in the market for a villa with Biscayne Bay views, granite counters and a great neighborhood to call home? Posey has this place on the market for only $2,195,000 and it’s in a gated community. He paid...
Via Busted Coverage
September 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Boston Celtics reportedly satisfied with small forwards, not looking at James Posey

Perhaps Danny Ainge is looking for a shooting guard or a center, since the Celtics more or less don’t have a backup at either position. I’d still like Boston to pursue another small forward — read my post about the need for Marquis Daniels to remain healthy — but at this point Posey might not be as productive as Sasha Pavlovic (*dodges full beer thrown by Celtics fan*)...
Via Celtics Town
December 19, 2011  |  Discuss

As expected, Pacers to use amnesty on Posey

For those who don't fully understand the 'amnesty clause' in the new NBA collective bargaining agreement (CBA), it essentially allows each team in the NBA to shred ONE existing player from their roster for salary cap purposes.  This player must already be on an NBA contract from the date the CBA is brought into effect and the clause can be utilized at any time during...
Via Pacers Pulse
December 12, 2011  |  Discuss

Pacers Amnesty James Posey: In the Celtics Future?

The Indiana Pacers have been players so far in the NBA marketplace, acquiring David West from the Hornets and are in talks to acquire O.J Mayo from Memphis. Unfortunately for the Pacers, this means money saving cuts need to be made. Fortunately, for the Boston Celtics, it could be their gain. James Posey, who played in Boston in 2008 and was a key member of their championship season...
Via Boston's Bettah
December 12, 2011  |  Discuss

Report: James Posey To Be Amnestied By Indiana

If Posey was to come back to Boston it'd have to be after he first cleared waivers, then cleared through the bidding process between all the teams under the cap. I expect that with his age and lack of production he'll make it through clean... but do the Celtics actually want him? Posey isn't the same player he was back in '07. He really only is taking three pointers...
Via Celtics Life
December 12, 2011  |  Discuss

Indiana Pacers 2010-2011 Player Review: James Posey

Remember when James Posey arrived in Indiana as a side piece in the Darren Collison deal and everyone said he could be a hidden gem?  A guy considered a key to Miami and Boston's championship runs, Posey was expected to be a leader on and off the floor, provide solid defense and timely three point shooting.But as often is the case when highly touted players arrive in Indiana...
Via Pacers Pulse
December 10, 2011  |  Discuss

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