Ray Allen will take less money for a chance at another NBA championship.
Allen told the Miami Heat on Friday night that he intends to accept their contract offer and leave Boston after five seasons, even though the Celtics could pay him about twice as much as the reigning NBA champions will be able to next season. Miami could only offer Allen the mini mid-level, worth about $3 million a year.
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Originally Posted by Micky Arison
Its 2:30am in London and I was just woken up with great news. Welcome to the family #20!!
Woj: Allen was angry w/ near-trade to Memphis at deadline. Too much acrimony to get past.
Woj: The deterioration of Ray Allen's relationship with Rajon Rondo played a significant factor in his leaving for Miami.
Woj: Ray Allen considered Pat Riley's presentation the past two days in Miami as "incredible," source says. "They sold him in every way."
Aww shit... it is done! Someone put the Celtics fans on suicide watch.