Three franchises at the crossroads

Critical decisions looming for the Celtics, Lakers and Timberwolves

Originally Published: January 15, 2014
By J.A. Adande and Israel Gutierrez | ESPN.com

With the trade deadline drawing near and teams needing to decide on their future plans, J.A. Adande and Israel Gutierrez take a look at three franchises entering a crossroads.

Israel: Rather than produce a dramatic movie trailer to announce his comeback from injury (can't wait for Kobe Bryant's sequel, by the way), Rajon Rondo put us all to work by tweeting the number of seconds between when his ACL injury occurred and his planned return. Either "29,233,380 secs" is ...

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