James White crosses the goal line for his first NFL touchdown and gave the Patriots the 10-3 lead just before halftime. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa) Notes and Observations Week 11: Defense Leads Battered Patriots to Victory Over Bills 20-13 Tom Brady (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images) Connelly’s Top Ten: Patriots Win Despite Cannon’s Assassination Attempt on Brady Fox Sports Patriots and Bills Set To Do Battle on Monday Night Football Connelly’s Top Ten: Patriots vs. Rex

Sam Cassell to Return to Celtics?

According to Sam Cassell, he’s rejoining the Celtics for the 2008-09 season as a backup point guard, and it will be his last season as a player in the NBA. He apparently will then become an assistant coach to Doc Rivers the following season.

Cassell told the Baltimore Sun on Wednesday that he plans to officially sign the contract next week.

“This is my last year playing with the Celtics,” Cassell told the Sun. “Next week, I’ll sign the contract.”

The Celtics did not confirm or deny the rumor.

About KC Downey - @kc_downey

KC is the "head coach" of the Sports of Boston, LLC blog network. Follow him on Twitter: @kc_downey

Tags: , ,


One comment for “Sam Cassell to Return to Celtics?”

  1. […] 3. Sam Cassell wants to coach. […]

    Posted by Why Sam Cassell Can Be a Good Coach | Sports of Boston | September 18, 2008, 6:25 pm

Post a comment