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Woj: Celtics exploring three-team deal with Nets and Hornets

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Terry Rozier would potentially be heading to Charlotte.

NBA: Preseason-Charlotte Hornets at Boston Celtics Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports

In a recent interview with The Boston Herald, Wyc Grousbeck talked about the possibility of “exotic scenarios” heading into the unknown of a franchise-altering off-season. A month ago, nobody could have predicted the departures of Kyrie Irving and Al Horford, trading Aron Baynes, or signing Kemba Walker, but here we are. To make things even more complicated, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski is reporting that things could get even a little more crazy:

Here’s the reasoning for that pick compensation to Brooklyn from ESPN’s Bobby Marks:

CelticsBlog’s Keith Smith explored this option earlier this afternoon:

If Danny Ainge can thread this needle and remain over the cap, not only does this secure the full $9 million MLE for the Celtics, but they’ll also retain the Bird Rights for Al Horford and Marcus Morris. Boston has been rumored to be the “mystery team” for Horford’s free agency.