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The Boston Reboot of Perry Jones III

On July 14, the Oklahoma City Thunder and Boston Celtics completed a trade that sent forward Perry Jones III and Detroit’s 2019 second-round pick to Boston in exchange for a conditional second-round pick in 2018. Coming out of Baylor, I didn’t know much about Jones and didn’t expect much, still I have loosely followed his progress, or lack thereof, since he was drafted into...
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Boston Celtics: Perry Jones III Trade Grade

(May 20, 2014 – Source: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images North America) By Tashan Reed: Lead Writer at Hoopstuff… Celtics Receive: Perry Jones III, the Pistons 2019 second-round pick, and cash. Celtics Trade: A $2.1 million trade exception and a protected 2018 second-round pick. Danny Ainge continued to do what he does best: add to his already ridiculous stockpile of assets. In...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Celtics get Perry Jones III from Thunder

BOSTON (AP) The Boston Celtics acquired forward Perry Jones III from the Oklahoma City Thunder on Tuesday along with a second-round draft pick and cash. The Celtics will send the Thunder a conditional second-round pick. Boston gets the 2019 second-rounder Oklahoma City had acquired from the Detroit Pistons. Jones, a 6-foot-11 forward, played 43 games last season and averaged 4.3...
Via AP on Fox
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Breaking News: Celtics acquire Perry Jones III from OKC

Celtics will be acquiring Perry Jones, a second round pick and cash from Oklahoma City. Not really giving up anything. Tax deal for OKC. — Steve Bulpett (@SteveBHoop) July 14, 2015 The Thunder will receive a protected second-round pick from Boston and a trade exception of about $2.1 million. But this is a salary dump. — Darnell Mayberry (@DarnellMayberry) July 14, 2015 ...
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Celtics trade for Perry Jones III from the Thunder

Celtics will be acquiring Perry Jones, a second round pick and cash from Oklahoma City. Not really giving up anything. Tax deal for OKC. — Steve Bulpett (@SteveBHoop) July 14, 2015Perry Jones III was the player many Celtics fans wanted Danny to draft instead of Fab Melo. Jones hasn't done much in his few years in the NBA (which is still a lot more than Fab Melo did). I expect...
Via Celtics Life
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Celtics Acquire Perry Jones From Thunder

The Boston Celtics and Oklahoma City Thunder have agreed upon a trade involving Perry Jones III. The Thunder will save approximately $7 million on the luxury tax by unloading Jones. Jones was the 28th overall pick in the 2012 NBA Draft out of Baylor and has a career PER of 8.5 in 1,675 career minutes.
Via RealGM
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Thunder Likely To Shop Steve Novak, Perry Jones III

The Oklahoma City thunder are expected to shop Steve Novak and Perry Jones III in trade scenarios with the team over the luxury tax. The Thunder currently are on pace to have a $24 million luxury tax payment at the end of next season. Oklahoma City matched the Blazers' offer sheet for Enes Kanter.
Via RealGM
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Perry Jones III disses Instagram commenter with mom joke

For those of you who continue to believe that NBA players don’t read their Instagram/Twitter accounts, you might be shocked to learn that some actually do. Check out the below photo of an Instagram comment that Oklahoma City Thunder Perry Jones III said to a fan who decided to diss him: Perry Jones III is responding to some haters on Instagram: — The...
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January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

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