The man in charge of those possible deals, president of basketball operations Brad Stevens, went on 98.5 The Sports Hub’s “Toucher and Rich” show on Thursday and spoke about player acquisitions – namely the possible return of famed Celtic Isaiah Thomas. “
Stevens said the hardship deals they signed were during Thomas’ deals with other teams.
As far as his character and passion for Boston, Stevens agreed that type of spirit would be beneficial for every team.
“There’s a lot of factors with regard to the roster. And specifically, each team and each team’s situation contractually, and flexibility-wise, etc, that go into all have these decisions,” Stevens stated.