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See ya, Shav. C’s waive Randolph

John - Red's Army (@RedsArmy_John) August 1, 2013 Celtics News, Shav Randolph 7 Comments on See ya, Shav. C’s waive Randolph

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As expected, Shavlik Randolph has become a victim of the numbers game.

This is the shitty business side of things, folks.  Shavlik Randolph played well in his role and is a very hard worker that could prove to be a solid, cheap contributor.  Meanwhile, the Celtics have 24 shooting guards right now, but because Jordan Crawford has a guaranteed $2.1 million, an erratic, volume scorer get will get to stay (for now).

The Celtics did add size they didn’t have last years, which also made Randolph a little more expendable.  Kelly Olynyk will get those minutes, as will a healthy Jared Sullinger.  Vitor Faverani will probably get a shot too.

It’s possible he’ll get a camp invite if other teams pass on him.  I think he’s done enough with his chance in Boston to get a look somewhere in the NBA when camp rolls around.

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  • eddysamson

    SO DUMB.

  • NE_Celt

    Dang you business! You’re no fun!

    Hope Shav gets another gig…guy showed hustle and heart while on board with the celts.

  • CoachAJ

    Hopefully Shav gets another shot in the L, but there is great money to be made all over the globe. Just business, we brought in 3 new bigs and kept 2 that’s 5 players for 2 spots. Shav would have been number 6. All the other guys got guaranteed deals so he was the odd man out. Sad to see a tireless worker go.
    Now we are down to 15 players but Nolan Smith gets a camp invite…..I think he will make it as Rondo’s back up and Pressey gets sent to Maine.

  • Duncan1

    Danny Ainge- genius……… NOT

  • Lee in Oregon

    He’ll catch on somewhere, he’s earned that. I’m sure if DA could get even a 2nd rounder for Crawford or Melo, he would have.

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