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Danny Ainge does not have a great track record at the NBA Draft and we look back at some of the picks that the fans liked and hated at the time.
With the draft coming up, more rumors come out about what the Celtics will do their #3 pick. The guys talk about the rumors of Gordon Hayward, Jimmy Butler or Nerlen's Noel.
and Ray Allen . While that group won only 24 games, Pierce, Rondo, Tony Allen , Kendrick Perkins , Gerald Green , Al Jefferson , Delonte West & Co. were worth the price of admission, especially at $10 a balcony ticket, and made the following season that much sweeter. Bookmakers
earned Kevin Garnett’s trust and chastised Ray Allen, all the while serving as a father figure to everyone from Al Jefferson to Jason Collins. Hell, he even threw a cupcake party . So, when Rivers signed a five-year, $35 million contract, he seemed destined to join Red Auerbach and Tommy Heinsohn
he had NO talent other than Paul Pierce and a rookie Al Jefferson . In the NBA, teams with talent win -- period, the end ..... discussion, and Doc would be getting praised. -- Umm ... Al Jefferson has been an All-Star-caliber player since he left
a top draft pick in 2007, but Rivers was not successful in developing young talent in many instances. Players like Al Jefferson , Gerald Green , Sebastian Telfair and Glen Davis fell short of their potential in Boston and ended up experiencing varying
Andrew Bynum or Dwight Howard , but those two are few and far between. The league is filled with quasi-centers like Al Jefferson , whom Garnett tangled with in the Celtics ’ 94-82 win over the Jazz on Wednesday. Jefferson shot 1-for-8 in the first half
put-back dunk (love the reaction from the Celtics bench) WHINE OF THE NIGHT: No Al Jefferson For the second time this season, the Celtics faced a Al Jefferson -less Hornets on the road. Jefferson has been nursing a left calf injury that has
He joins select company as the 10th recipient of the Red Auerbach Award since 2006: Paul Pierce (2006, 2013); Al Jefferson (2007); Kevin Garnett (2008, 2012); Ray Allen (2009); Rajon Rondo (2010); Doc Rivers (2011); Brandon
playing Jerebko at center and Crowder at the power forward down the stretch. The pair did an excellent job of containing Al Jefferson and Cody Zeller while limiting the Hornets’ points in the paint. Offensively, Jerebko and Crowder complemented Thomas quite
Part of the problem for Charlotte has been injuries, as they were without both Lance Stephenson and former Celtic Al Jefferson for this contest. Jefferson played a huge role in the Hornets’ 96-87 victory over the C’s on Dec. 10 in Charlotte, finishing with 23 points
6-15). Meanwhile, the C’s had no answer for Al Jefferson (23 points, 14 rebounds) in the middle, losing a third straight road game ..... improved to 6-0 against his older bro. It was old friend Al Jefferson , though, who Tyler couldn’t contain. Big Al had