Danny Ainge finishes fourth in Executive of the Year voting

"I've got all these assets, man! Picks, young guns, TPEs . . . I'm going to cash in for something BIG. Real big . . . like Boogie-big."
Celtics' president of basketball operations Danny Ainge finished fourth in Executive of the Year voting according to Jay King of MassLive.com. Ainge was active throughout the 2014-15 season, completing several transactions that brought in Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder, and Jonas Jerebko among a slew of other assets. He received one first place vote, three second place votes and 2 third place votes. Warriors' GM Bob Meyers won the award.

A single executive representing each NBA team receives a ballot. Below is a final tally:

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