Danny Ainge and the Boston Celtics aren't naive. They certainly will try until the end, but know that getting Kevin Love probably isn't in the cards.
The Celtics may not have enough to get Kevin Love, but they're still interested in making the deal work for another team while improving themselves.
Evan Turner isn't the answer to the Celtics' problems, but there doesn't appear to be an answer right now. So Danny Ainge is looking ahead.
2hRay Allen plans to get MRIs on his legs before making a decision on his future.
12hHere's your wakeup call -- a combination of newsworthy and/or interesting tidbits -- for Wednesday, July 23.
20hLos Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling files a new lawsuit in his attempt to retain the team and derail a potential $2 billion sale.
23hThe Cavaliers were looking for players with unguaranteed contracts to send the Timberwolves in a Love trade . They found some players.
1dClippers interim CEO Richard Parsons testifies that coach Doc Rivers told him he'll quit if Donald Sterling remains the owner of the team.
1dThe Cavaliers are working to obtain non-guaranteed contracts through trades that could be a part of a package with Minnesota to acquire All-Star forward Kevin Love.
1dSpeaking to A. Sherrod Blakely, Evan Turner's agent, David Falk, explains why his client's top choice in free agency was the Boston Celtics.