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For the Nets, it seems the future is now. New Jersey gave up almost every long-term asset for a deal with the Celtics that points to a desire to win immediately, writes Rob Mahoney.Share Tweet
boston.com Jun 28, 2013By Baxter Holmes, Globe Staff Longtime San Antonio assistant coach Brett Brown, a Portland, Maine, native who played basketball at Boston University and grew up as a diehard Celtics fan, is "extremely" interested in becoming the Celtics' new h…Share Tweet
Grading the deal: How Nets, Celtics faredCNNSI.com Jun 28, 2013Bringing Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce from Boston to Brooklyn will not be cheap. But for the Nets, the potential payoff in the East greatly outweighs the cost, writes Ben Golliver.Share Tweet
We Reminisce: New Celtics Teammates Rajon Rondo and Kris Humphries Brawldimemag.com Jun 28, 2013So, hey Rajon Rondo, not only are you the only remaining player on Celtics Island, but you also get to lose a TON of games with one of your best buddies. Relive last November’s Rondo/Kris Humphries Boston brawl and aftermath here: For breaking news, rum…Share Tweet
Doc Rivers’ son Jeremiah sounds off on ESPN’s Bill Simmons after Simmons said Rivers ‘quit on the Celtics’ (Video)yahoo.com Jun 28, 2013As we saw with the passionate defenses of both Avery Johnson and Patrick Ewing by their respective sons, it seems best not to upset fathers of new generation social media users. The latest to incur that wrath was ESPN’s Bill Simmons, noted Boston Celtic…Share Tweet
Biggest Loser: NetsJun 28Say what you will about the glory days of Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce, but the Nets might never win a title after that lopsided Celtics deal. Ethan Sherwood Strauss on Brooklyn and Boston, as well as moves he hated from the Bobcats and Pelicans.
Ruocco Intrigued, Excited By TradeJun 28Ryan Ruocco reacts to the Nets' blockbuster trade, how the trade impacts Brooklyn's salary cap and the challenges facing new coach Jason Kidd.
Celtics Commit To RebuildJun 28Chris Forsberg discusses the Celtics' decision to trade Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce, marking the end of the Big Three era in Boston.
Implications Of Nets-Celtics BlockbusterJun 28Chris Broussard discusses the fallout from the reported trade that will send Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce to the Nets.