New York, NY (Sports Network) - The Boston Celtics were awarded a second-round
pick from the Oklahoma City Thunder in the 2013 draft as part of a ruling in a
trade disclosure dispute.
NBA Commissioner David Stern announced the ruling Tuesday.
The dispute reportedly involved the medical condition of forward Jeff Green,
who was acquired in February 2011 in the trade that sent Kendrick Perkins to
Green had surgery Jan. 9 to repair an aortic aneurysm that was detected during
a physical on Dec. 9. He played 26 games for the Celtics last season after the
deal but sat out the entire 2011-12 campaign.
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