BOSTON (CBS) – It was a busy week for the Celtics, including a flurry of depth signings, but the most interesting aspects sandwiched those moves when future Hall of Famer Paul Pierce re-joined Boston Monday on a one-day contract to retire in Green, then Friday’s news star Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving wants out of Cleveland.

“Celtics @ 7” host Adam Kaufman tackled those issues Saturday on 98.5 The Sports Hub with the Boston Globe’s Bob Ryan and Brian Robb from the new Boston Sports Journal.

Paul Pierce Celtics knocks down Jason Kidd (L) of the New Jersey Nets during the 2002 Eastern Conference Finals. (Photo credit should read JESSICA RINALDI/AFP/Getty Images)

In a special extended edition of the program, the first hour was a tribute to Pierce’s 15-year Boston tenure, including discussions around his best career moments and where he ranks among Celts greats.

The second hour looked at whether the Cavs will deal Irving, whether Boston’s a realistic destination for him, and how his move would shape the East in favor of the C’s.

Enjoy the full podcast above!


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