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How James Posey Didn't Become a Net

In August of 2007, James Posey was being pursued by the Nets and Celtics after being dissed by his old GM, Pat Riley. In a book about Boston's magical season, Peter May describes how Posey was ready to join the Nets: "I called my agent and told him to call New Jersey and tell them I was coming." Eddie House then called. So did Doc Rivers and they wouldn't let him say no to a Celtics offer. He wound up with a ring.