Report: Minnesota Timberwolves & Boston Celtics Close To Completing Kevin Garnett Trade
Yes, The Big Ticket could soon be changing area codes … Kevin Garnett may be joining Paul Pierce and Ray Allen in Boston, while Al Jefferson, Rajon Rondo, and Theo Ratliff would head to Minnesota … Click here for news and analysis on this deal …
Fox sports reports that the and Boston Celtics are very close to completing a trade for :
According to sources, the current deal on the table has the 6-foot-11 Garnett heading to Boston and the Celtics dealing away , ‘s hefty expiring contract and . There may also be other players and draft picks involved.
My Quick Take: The Big Ticket is on the verge of donning the historic green-and-white of the . In fact, there are reports that the deal is actually done and Garnett will officially leave Minnesota for Boston in the next few days.
The Celtics’ Perspective:
Things have changed with the team acquiring Ray Allen from the Sonics on draft day. Garnett, a 10-time all-star and former MVP, is now keen to partner up with Allen and Paul Pierce.
The Garnett, Allen, and Pierce combo would quickly help
This rumor shows that the Celtics have finally picked a direction. They’ve decided to max-out Paul Pierce’s career and will attempt to surround him with talented veterans.
The Timberwolves’ Perspective:
Kevin McHale, the Wolves’ GM, is getting back a bit of everything: young players, cap relief, and draft picks. However, the key is
This is the best deal
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