centered around Glen "Big Baby'' Davis and D.J. Augustin, according to
The sources cautioned that nothing is imminent, but said the clubs are having discussions.
The Bobcats have been searching for a power forward, and the 6-9
Davis could be their man. The Celtics, meanwhile, have been longing for
a backup point guard, and Augustin, who's fallen out of favor with
Charlotte coach Larry Brown, would be more than adequate.
A straight-up trade would not work because Davis is a base-year
compensation player, so other players would have to be involved to meet
the financial requirements. That could be a sticking point in the deal.
Augustin, a second-year player, is averaging 5.8 points and 2.3 assists in 18 minutes for the Bobcats. He's shooting 37% from the field and 36% from 3.