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After reportedly coming to terms with Kevin Garnett on a three-year deal, the Celtics are targeting shooting guards, and team president Danny Ainge says that bringing back Ray Allen is the team's No. 1 priority.
Other free agents that the Celtics have reported interest in include Jamal Crawford, who is in advanced talks with the Los Angeles Clippers; Marcus Camby, who has narrowed his list down to six teams; Josh Howard, who's drawing interest from multiple teams; and if their pursuit of Allen doesn't work out, the Celtics have interest in Nick Young, O.J. Mayo and Jason Terry.
In addition, Brandon Bass is interested in re-signing with the Celtics, but Spears tweeted that the Pacers, Nets,Mavericks, Heat, Knicks, and Hawks are also intrigued
Also, Gary Washburn of the Boston Globe reports that Jeff Green is close to re-signing with Boston, though no agreement has been reached yet.
Finally, Jerry Zgoda of the Star Tribune reports that Celtics' restricted free agent Greg Stiemsma has been contacted by the Minnesota Timberwolves, but A. Sherrod Blakely of CSNNE.com tweets that the Boston remains Stiemsma's first choice.