Stephon Marbury is not walking through that door. Sam Cassell is not walking through that door. Fab Melo might walk into a door.
Rondo has had a polarizing impact within the Celtics' locker room, and his relationships with teammates and coaches have fluctuated over the years. Allen and Rondo never had arguments this year, never got into it. In fact, one source said: "Ray mostly ignored him." After the season, Rivers tried his best to mend the relationship between Rondo and Allen – make it manageable on some level. And yet, as one source with direct knowledge of the coach’s efforts said, the relationship was "too far gone."
Jonathan Gibson will play the NBA Summer League with the Boston Celtics trying to get a contract in the NBA. The American player started last season in Turkey with Trabzonspor being the Top Scorer in TBL with almost 20ppg.
By the way, the Celtics asked Sullinger who the toughest player he faced in college was, and he told them JaJuan Johnson, who played against Sullinger while at Purdue.
Doc: "They're not just going to pack for [Saturday]. They're going to bring suits for Tuesday, & they're going to bring suits for Thursday."
Spoelstra says Chris Bosh will not start in Game 5, and is still a gametime decision to play "short bursts" tonight.