Home » news » Wallace I Didnt Want A Team Rebuild

Headlines

Wallace: I Didn’t Want a Team Rebuild

Basketball Insiders profile picture
Updated 10 months ago on
Disclosure
We sometimes use affiliate links in our content, when clicking on those we might receive a commission – at no extra cost to you. By using this website you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy.

As for his first season with the Celts, (Gerald) Wallace said, “It’s been great. The experience has been fun. I mean, losing (stinks). It always does. I felt like we’re a lot better than what our record shows. We’ve had some ups and down, some learning curves — not only from the players but also from the coaching staff, as well. So everybody’s learning. Everybody had an adjustment. But for the most part it’s been a great season.”

A better season than he expected when he expressed disappointment at being traded here from the Nets.

“I just hope the fans didn’t take offense to me saying I didn’t want to be here as a part of me saying I didn’t want to be a part of them or the organization,” Wallace said. “My main thing was the rebuilding process. I didn’t want to go through a whole rebuilding process where you’ve got to start all over 13 years into my career. It was nothing toward them.”

via Steve Bulpett of the Boston Herald

The next evolution of basketball news, information and rumors.

Trending Now