Of all the pieces on the Boston Celtics chessboard, two that trigger the most confidence among Celtics fans are Brad Stevens and Danny Ainge. The Celtics announced today that they've extended the contracts of each. The terms are still undisclosed at this point.
Celtics co-owner Wyc Grousbeck on extending the contracts of Danny Ainge and Brad Stevens: pic.twitter.com/1qkmLfEquS— Chris Forsberg (@ESPNForsberg) June 1, 2016
First thing free agents will look at come July 1 is stability with management and the coach. The Celtics continue to show that.— Bobby Marks (@BobbyMarks42) June 1, 2016
Celtics announcing contract extensions today for Stevens, who still has three years left, and Ainge. Press conference at 3:30.— Mark Murphy (@Murf56) June 1, 2016
The idea of extending Stevens and Ainge makes a lot of sense for the organization, and congrats to each for securing extensions in the high turnover world that is the NBA. Good news all around as the Celtics position themselves to continue building a team that can bring the next banner to Boston.
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Paul Colahan 6/01/2016 11:21:00 AM Tweet Edit