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Boston Celtics: 6 Players Most Likely to Get Traded
Mark L. Baer-USA TODAY Sports

The Boston Celtics are in full-fledged rebuilding mode.  And as with any teardown project, no player is safe from the trading block. 

Since the Celtics currently have around $68 million in guaranteed salary (not including first-round pick Kelly Olynyk, according to Hoopsworld.com), Danny Ainge will likely seek to shed salary to try and get under the roughly projected $70 to $71 million luxury tax.  For a team trying to be bad, the last thing the Celtics need is to pay repeat offender penalties.

For now, salary trumps talent in what Boston is seeking in a trade.  With that prevailing caveat in mind, here are the six Celtics most likely to get traded before the start of the season, as well as what the Celtics could potentially get in return.

 

*All salary data courtesy Hoopsworld.com. All stats courtesy NBA.com

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