What does the Donovan Mitchell trade mean to the Boston Celtics?

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Rightfully lost a bit in the panic surrounding what the Boston Celtics ought to do in the wake of the news that veteran forward Danilo Gallinari being likely to miss all of the 2022-23 NBA season due to a torn left ACL is a deeper analysis of the trade that sent Donovan Mitchell to the Cleveland Cavaliers and what that could mean for the Celtics.

But there’s been some despite the other important issues happening far deeper in the doldrums than is normal — or in this case, desired. Hosto f the CLNS Media “Winning Plays” podcast Brian Robb and guest Tim McKone of 98.5 The Sports Hub gave their instant reaction to Utah Jazz CEO of Basketball Operations Danny Ainge pulling off a blockbuster deal by sending Mitchell from the Jazz to the Cavs.

How much of a threat are the young Cavs in the East this year and potentially down the road to Boston?

The guys also analyze Danilo Gallinari’s injury and potential big opportunities up and down the roster in his absence.

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