According to Celtics.com, we signed 3 free agents today:
The Boston Celtics today announced that they have signed free agent
forward/center Jamal Sampson, free agent guard/forward Gilbert Brown,
and free agent forward Michael Sweetney. Per team policy, terms of the
deals were not disclosed.
Sampson, a 6'11" center/forward, last played for the Texas Legends of
According to former CLNSradio guest A. Sherrod Blakely ofCSNNE.com, former Pitt Panther standout Gilbert Brown will be joining the Celtics for training camp. First let’s get this straight, we are talking about this Gilbert Brown, not this one. The former is a player who was known in college for his defensive ability and a 3pt [...]
According to CSNNE's Carolyn Manno and A. Sherrod Blakely, the Celtics have signed free-agent SF Gilbert Brown of Pitt. Manno tweeted the news about 30 minutes ago, and followed with another message stating that Brown would arrive in Boston tonight or tomorrow and would be in camp on Friday.
So who is Gilbert Brown? Brown played 5 seasons at Pittsburgh (redshirted) at...
Gilbert Brown, an undrafted, athletic wing from Pittsburgh who Danny Ainge began recruiting even before the NBA lockout began, will attend the Boston Celtics’ training camp, Brown’s agent told A. Sherrod Blakely.Despite Brown’s college career that was mildly underwhelming from a production standpoint (he never averaged more than 11.3 points per game while in college), Ainge...
Brown, undrafted in last June's NBA draft, is hoping to follow a similar blueprint for success in Boston.
CSNNE.com has learned that Brown will be with the Celtics when training camp begins on Friday.
"He had a number of options that he considered, but ultimately felt the Celtics were the best fit, best situation for him," his agent, T.J. Doyle, told CSNNE...