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Celtics Sign Darius Miles


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#1 Guest_Nissan_*

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Posted August 22, 2008 - 12:31 PM

The Boston Celtics announced today that they have signed free agent forward Darius Miles. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Miles, a 6’9”, 235lbs forward out of East St. Louis High School has posted career averages of 10.6 points, 5.2 rebounds and 1.15 blocks in 412 career games. Miles was originally drafted with the third overall pick in the 2000 NBA draft by the Los Angeles Clippers. Miles last played for the Portland Trail Blazers during the 2005-06 season when he averaged a career high 14.0 points and 4.6 rebounds in 40 games. Miles missed all of the 2006-07 and 2007-08 seasons due to microfracture surgery on his right knee.

“Darius has been in twice for workouts with us and has impressed us with his progress, health, and attitude;” said Danny Ainge, Celtics Executive Director of Basketball Operations/General Manager. “Darius will have the next couple of months to prove to myself and Coach Rivers that he can help us win.”


Celtics Sign Miles

Props to the Celtics. :rock:

#2 Michaelyumm

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Posted August 22, 2008 - 12:32 PM

he has no shots

only based on jumping and running but he can run anymore haha

#3 Jonny

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Posted August 22, 2008 - 12:34 PM

meh, i'll be pleased if he plays just well enough to be on the active roster for the celtics so that the blazers' cap flexibility is shot. haha

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#4 Guest_Nissan_*

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Posted August 22, 2008 - 12:37 PM

The Blazers must be really mad... no more cap space. :rock:

#5 MDI

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Posted August 22, 2008 - 01:03 PM

wooo lets hope he destroys their chemistry and serves as a distraction :rock:

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#6 Cooleo

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Posted August 22, 2008 - 01:27 PM

good to see him back in the NBA.

#7 popo

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Posted August 22, 2008 - 04:32 PM

Im still a Miles fan but hate those Celtics.
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