From the press of that city, they anticipate that both the arrival of the point guard, as well as the Italian Danilo Gallinari, are important additions for a team whose base will remain from last season.
After losing the end of theNational Basketball Association (NBA)in view ofGolden State Warriorssinceboston celtics they stayed withblood in the eyeand for the next season they want to go all out in search of the 18th championship in their history.
For it, His trainerIme Udokawill maintain the base of the team that won the Eastern Conference title, with its trident ofMarcus Smart, Jayson Tatum Y Jaylene Brownadded to the defense ofAl HorfordGrant Williams and Robert Williams IIIplus the contribution ofDerrick White and Payton Pritchard.
But in Celtics they know they need more. For the same reason they decided to an exchange withIndiana Pacersto sign the point guardMalcolm Brogdonand they got the Italian in the Free AgencyDanilo Gallinariplayers for whom their roles have already been defined for NBA 2022-23.
The Celtics plan for their new reinforcements
Journalist Mark Murphyof Boston Heraldindicated that in the case of the former Pacerswill be the sixth man of the team, instead of White, and being Smart’s reveal; while the European will also go from the bench, contributing with his points on the wings.
Asked about his arrival at the Celtics, Brogdon toldThe Athletic about their goals “I’m looking to win a championship, that’s all. In the past I was worried about statistics, numbers and all that. I’m going to Boston and it’s not something that doesn’t concern me“.