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 . . .
1wMarcus Smart and James Young, drafted on Thursday, are part of the Celtics Summer League team that will play in Orlando July 5-11.
1wAccording to Gary Washburn of the Boston Globe, the Celtics have made a $3.58 million qualifying offer to restricted free agent guard Avery Bradley.
1wIn an attempt to stay together with the Heat with LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh and teammate Udonis Haslem will opt out of their deals, sources tell Yahoo! Sports.
1wA. Sherrod Blakely says the Celtics still have time to make big changes to the roster, and he expects a much-improved team at the start of the season.
1wMarcus Smart developing into a more reliable shooter is vital to his success with the Celtics. Brad Stevens thinks it'll happen.
1wWell, it doesn't look like Carmelo Anthony is coming to Boston. It was fun to dream about, anyways.
1wCeltics GM Danny Ainge will still be working the phones in hopes to make a big trade this offseason.
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