Celtics' J.R. Giddens could become trade bait
First-rounder's third-year option was declined
An interesting note from Chad Ford's column Monday on the deadline to extend members of recent draft classes:
"The only other player from the first-round class of 2008 to have their third-year option declined was the Celtics' J.R. Giddens."
The move means Giddens will become an unrestricted free agent after the season, adding another expiring contract to the Celtics' 2009-10 roster, and potentially positioning him as a player that's slightly more attractive to be included in any midseason ...
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