Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett are Brooklyn bound. The Nets and Celtics finalized their draft-night trade Friday, a nine-player, three-draft pick swap centered on the two aging champions who won a title in Boston in 2008.
The Scoop:The Nets also get Jason Terry and D.J. White from Boston while sending Gerald Wallace, Kris Humphries, MarShon Brooks, Kris Joseph, Keith Bogans and first-round draft picks in 2014, 2016 and 2018 to the rebuilding Celtics. Boston also gets the right to swap first-round picks in 2017.
White has missed two straight games with a knee injury.
The Scoop:It's uncertain how long he will be out.
Jan 24 7:41 ET
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Faverani out for season after surgery on torn lateral meniscus (Comcast SportsNet New England) (2 Hours Ago | courtesy: Comcast SportsNet New England) The injuries just continue to pile on for the Boston Celtics. Rookie center Vitor Faverani is the latest to succumb to the injury bug. Faverani had surgery to repair a torn meniscus injury to his left knee which will sideline him for the rest of the season. It is a similar injury that ended the season for his teammate Gerald Wallace. More...