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Celtics should say "NO" to any Pritchard-for-Crowder deal

 The Phoenix Suns are still trying to find a new home for former-Celtic, Jae Crowder, and the name of Payton Pritchard has surfaced once again as a bargaining chip. 


The Celtics right now are guard-rich and wing-poor - or are they? The point guard spot seems solid with Marcus Smart, Derrick White, Malcolm Brogdon and Pritchard manning the duties. I had previously broached the idea of Crowder joining The Green as a combo-forward, but the performance of Payton this far in pre-season play causes me to say, "no way"!

Brad Stevens has always seemed to have the mindset of - "Gather as many wings as possible", so he may just pull the trigger to get Crowder's toughness back in Boston. Stretching things out a bit by having Smart, White and Brogdon play the small forward position would be an alternate - and maybe workable - solution.

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