Bird: Jordan would kill me in one-on-one right now (4:28)
Heat send Zoran Dragic to Boston (1:57)
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2dKevin Pelton

Pelton's Trade Grades: Heat trim tax bill

The Heat cut a few more million dollars from their tax bill by moving Zoran Dragic to Boston. The Celtics will likely waive him, but adding a second-rounder makes it a worthwhile deal.

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2dBrian Windhorst

Celtics acquire Z. Dragic, save Heat millions

The Boston Celtics have acquired guard Zoran Dragic and a future second-round pick from the Miami Heat, sources told

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Blazers add Pressey, undrafted F Alexander

The Portland Trail Blazers have signed guard Phil Pressey, who played the past two seasons with the Celtics, and forward Cliff Alexander, who went undrafted after one season at Kansas.

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6dChris Forsberg

Keep an eye on Celtics training camp invites

The Celtics are targeting camp invites with the hope of funneling them through to the Maine Red Claws of the NBA Development League.

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7dChris Forsberg

Why Thornton is headed Down Under

The 45th pick in June's draft is expected to play in Australia's National Basketball League, sources confirmed.

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7dChris Forsberg

Who's odd man out for Celtics?

Chris Forsberg empties out the suitcase from summer league and unpacks some leftover thoughts on the Celtics.

Celtics Salvage Offseason

After being unable to land the big star they so desperately wanted, the Celtics have continued to stockpile young talent. With a bevy of contracts high on value, the Celtics earned a solid B from Kevin Pelton for their offseason. Eastern Conference grades (Insider)

Boston Has Plenty Of Talent To Work With

Danny Ainge has put together one of the deepest rosters of young talent in the league. Will one of their many young players turn into a star? Doolittle: Ranking young cores (Insider)

Scott's buzzer-beater sends Spurs to semis (0:27)

Spurs win at buzzer in summer league

Shannon Scott had the buzzer-beater for a 95-93 win. Former UCLA star Kyle Anderson led the Spurs with 21 points. Celtics rookie R.J. Hunter led all players with 22 points on 3-of-8 long-range shooting. San Antonio will play either the Mavericks or Hawks in the semifinals Sunday.


Spurs shooting on point in Vegas

The Becky Hammon-led Spurs lead the Celtics 73-65 after three quarters in the Summer League quarterfinals. San Antonio has fewer 3-pointers and more turnovers but has made 23 of its 25 free-throw attempts.


Celtics leading Spurs at break

R.J. Hunter has 11 points at halftime, helping the Celtics take a 45-44 lead over the Spurs in the Las Vegas Summer League quarterfinals. Hunter was the 28th pick in June's draft.

2014-15 Team Stats

Points Per Game101.413th
Rebounds Per Game43.813th
Assists Per Game24.54th
Points Allowed101.222nd

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