How will lockout impact Celtics?

Updated: June 30, 2011, 5:42 PM ET
By Chris Forsberg | ESPNBoston.com

The term "lockout" couldn't be more appropriate. When the NBA's collective bargaining agreement expires at midnight as the calendar flips to July, owners will quite literally lock their players out from team facilities, and all NBA business will halt until a new agreement is reached.

That means no summer league, no free agency, no rookie signings. Just lawyers and legalese until owners and player reps decide how to best divvy up their earnings and establish the parameters by which the salary ...

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