NBA Trade Deadline
The Los Angeles Clippers are reportedly backing off trade talks with the Celtics for Kevin Garnett, but Boston would still like to see a deal get done according to Yahoo! Sports.
Boston Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge has been on the phone plenty ahead of Thursday afternoon’s NBA trade deadline, but he isn’t too confident the team will get anything done.
The Celtics start the post-All Star game portion of their season with a five game road trip out West. But even with the tough trip and Thursday’s trade deadline staring them down, Boston’s focus be on winning.
Adrain Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports joined Felger and Massarotti to discuss the Boston Celtics and their plans moving forward.
The Boston Celtics were nearly never given the chance to go on their impressive run after the All-Star break, as Danny Ainge was close to breaking up his veteran group at the trade deadline.
It’s taken me a couple days to digest it but, that’s that. If you like the Boston Celtics as they were comprised on the morning of Mar. 15, then you dig ‘em today, too.
Even if the Celtics traded Paul Pierce at the trade deadline, the Celtics captain wouldn’t have had any hard feelings towards the only team he’s ever played for.
Yahoo Sports’s Marc Spears joins Gresh and Hardy to discuss the lack of movement from the Celtics during the trade deadline.
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The NBA trade deadline came and went, and the Celtics Big 3 is still intact. Now it’s up to Danny Ainge to add a few more parts before the playoffs.