Danny Ainge appears to be operating on two parallel tracks: acquire talent for immediate potential trades while still rebuilding the Celtics.
The Celtics are trying to gather assets to make a major deal, but they're still short of what they need.
The Celtics hated to lose Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett, but they continue to reap the benefits of the deal . . .
3yBut the field for the ex-Knick is very crowded.
3yThe Kendrick Perkins trade threw Kevin Garnett for a loop, but he's been impressed by his new teammates.
3yJessica Camerato lists the benefits of Murphy's coming to Boston . . . and one of them is that he's not going to Miami.
3yA league source tells A. Sherrod Blakely that the 30-year-old centerforward chooses Boston over Miami, contradicting a report that he would sign with the Heat.
3yPerkins' last offer from the Celtics was for 22 million over four years.
3yMiami is a late entrant in the bidding for the 30-year-old centerpower forward, who was thought to be headed to Boston.
3yWith only two games under his belt, Nenad Krstic is still finding his groove in the Celtics system
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