Boston Celtics President of Basketball Operations Brad Stevens set out to steal the “Trader” moniker Danny Ainge acquired.
But until there are games, it seems like Stevens is going to position himself to improve the talent on the team’s depth chart.
Armed with a $17 million dollar traded player exception from sending Evan Fournier to the New York Knicks, the trade market is the ideal place for Stevens to pull off his next surprise blockbuster.
To go alongside that, here are 3 ideal targets the Boston Celtics could pursue with the Fournier TPE:
Brad Stevens gets Kentavious Caldwell-Pope back in a starting role
In Los Angeles, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope was a championship caliber role player alongside LeBron James and Anthony Davis.