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Boston Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge told reporters Wednesday he can sympathize with Isaiah Thomas’ feelings of frustration regarding the blockbuster trade that shipped him from the reigning Atlantic Division champions to the Cleveland Cavaliers.
After Thomas told Sports Illustrated‘s Lee Jenkins he “might not ever talk to Danny again,” Ainge said he understood because he was traded twice himself as a player.
ESPN.com’s Chris Forsberg relayed Ainge’s complete comments:
Chris Forsberg @ESPNForsberg
Here’s the full back-and-forth with Danny Ainge on Isaiah Thomas’ comments. He said IT will be a part of Celtic history forever.” https://t.co/sBptE9hEpS
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