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The trade, per the New York Daily News:
Celtics receive: Josh Smith, Marvin Williams
Atlanta Hawks receive: Kevin Garnett, two first-round picks
The impact: I do not like this trade one bit for the Celtics, I know Garnett is aging and the Celtics need to bring in young talent, but Garnett is the core of this Celtics defense. If the Celtics bring in Josh Smith, whose basketball IQ is below average, then they lose their defense.
This trade would also decrease the size of the Celtics lineup, which is already small.
This would be a great trade for the Hawks, though. They would get one of the best defenders in the league and two first-round draft picks. The only negative about this trade for the Hawks is that Garnett's contract expires this year.
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