The Boston Celtics will have a great opportunity to rejuvenate a once-aging team with some fresh faces through next week's NBA draft. With three selections in a deep draft class, the Celtics have to be pleased with the direction they are headed in.
The Celtics hold picks No. 21, 22 and 51, leaving Danny Ainge and the rest of the Celtics' front office with some intriguing decisions to make.
Selections towards the back end of the first round may not prove to be the safest, but they could end up paying significant dividends down the line.
Although there are options aplenty, it will be difficult for the Celtics to find young players capable of replacing the production of Brandon Bass, Kevin Garnett, Ray Allen and even Jeff Green. With their three picks, the Celtics will afford themselves a great opportunity to build a bright future.
Here are five bold options for the Boston Celtics' three draft picks.