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.
2yThe lone source of hope in an otherwise ugly Game 1
2yOn LeBron's taunting and what it means for the series
2yThe Celtics broke out their zone defense toward the end of Game 1 and found some success. Doc Rivers said that won't be the last time they use it.
2yGame 1 played out just the way it was supposed to, which is scary for the C's. On the bright side? The referee debacle could actually be a good thing.
2yA collection of the best and worst moments and happenings from Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals between the Celtics and Heat.
2yLeBron James and Dwyane Wade certainly got theirs in Game 1, but don't overlook the contributions from Shane Battier. He was a big factor in the win.
2yDoc Rivers was one of a handful of Celtics on the receiving end of a technical foul in Game 1. He wasn't happy about the call at all.