The funny thing is, Paul was better than the guy the Thunder traded in the first place, Russell Westbrook, which makes it laughable in hindsight that OKC got draft picks on top of the better player.
It’s been a frustratingly familiar tale in Boston – bringing in big-name players who are supposed to put them over the top only to watch those players figuratively crumble. It’s just been something of a Celtics curse, these top players falling apart once they get into green.
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LeBron James’ Lakers are no longer playing, but he still made news on Wednesday with an “I told you so” rant.