Donte Greene SF BOS 7 Months
The Celtics will waive F Donte Greene so that he can sign a contract in China, according to Greene's agent.
Greene was traded to the Celtics in August, but his contract was unguaranteed and he wasn't expected to make it past training camp. The CBA season ends early enough that Greene can conceivably earn an NBA deal toward the end of the regular season.
Donte Greene SF BOS 8 Months1 Comment
Donte Greene's $1 million contract for this season is non-guaranteed.
The Celtics are slightly over the luxury tax line right now. If they cut Greene, they'll get under the tax. Considering the logjam at the 3/4 spots (Jeff Green, Gerald Wallace, Brandon Bass, Jared Sullinger, Kris Humphries), it would be a surprise if Greene sticks.
Donte Greene SF BOS 8 Months
The Celtics acquired Donte Greene in a trade on Thursday.
He was signed by the Grizzlies back on April 17, but he didn't play in any games. Greene played in 253 games with the Kings from 2008-12, but didn't see any action last season. He figures to be an end-of-the-bench player for Boston this year.
Donte Greene SF BOS Apr 17 '13
Grizzlies officially sign Donte Greene for the remainder of the season.
Greene and newly signed forward Willie Reed will pad the Grizzlies' bench but will do little more than that.
Donte Greene SF BOS Apr 16 '13
The Grizzlies are expected to sign Donte Greene, sources told the Memphis Commercial Appeal.
Greene was playing in Puerto Rico last month, but now he'll join the Grizzlies as the team prepares for the postseason.
Donte Greene SF BOS Mar 11 '13
Donte Greene has signed to play in Puerto Rico.
Although Greene worked out for a "number" of NBA teams, he'll have to use the offseason to prove he's healthy and fight for a roster spot in someone's training camp.
Donte Greene SF BOS Feb 27 '13
Donte Greene will work out for NBA teams at Eastern Michigan on Sunday, according to Marc Spears of Yahoo! Sports.
Greene was set to sign with the Nets before he fractured his ankle. He's 100 percent recovered, but it's unclear if he'll garner a contract offer this late in the season.
Donte Greene SF BOS Feb 19 '13
Free agent F Donte Greene (ankle) is 100 percent cleared to play.
Greene continues to work on his conditioning following his August ankle fracture. The Nets were going to sign him before the injury, but it's unclear if they still have interest.
Donte Greene SF BOS Jan 08 '13
Donte Greene (ankle) is now fully healthy and will audition his services for interested teams.
The Spurs, Bulls, Rockets, Timberwolves and Hornets have expressed interest, though it's not clear if or when Greene may get another opportunity in the NBA. His deal with the Nets fell apart in the offseason after he injured his ankle.
Donte Greene SF BOS Aug 31 '12
Donte Greene's deal with the Nets will reportedly "not go down now."
Greene's agent Chris Luchey had said previously that the expectation was for his client "to be a Net," but it sounds like that is in jeopardy following his ankle fracture. It will be interesting to see how the two sides handle it from here on out. Greene's expected to be sidelined for the foreseeable future following his injury.