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Leandro Barbosa deal made official; will likely play Sunday against Philadelphia Sixers

Barbosa's deal is now official.

BostonHerald.com - Blogs: Celtics Insider" Blog Archive " Celtics-Nets pregame: Doc talks Barbosa, start to season

Leandro Barbosa is signed, but he’s not yet with the Celtics. Doc Rivers said tonight he doesn’t expect him until the club returns to Boston on Sunday. The C’s are off tomorrow as they travel to Albany for a Saturday exhibition game against the Knicks. They host the 76ers at the TD Garden on Sunday. Asked where the 6-3 Barbosa will fit in to the Celt scheme, Rivers said, "I don’t know yet. I haven’t seen him, don’t know the condition he’s in or anything like that. we’ll just wait and see. I love what he’s done.