On This Date in NBA History: July 31, The Celtics Acquired Kevin Garnett


May 3, 2013; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Celtics forward/center Kevin Garnett (5) reacts during the third quarter in game six of the first round of the 2013 NBA Playoffs against the New York Knicks at TD Garden. Mandatory Credit: Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports

2007 – The Minnesota Timberwolves traded Kevin Garnett to the Boston Celtics for Ryan Gomes, Gerald Green, Al Jefferson, Theo Ratliff, Sebastian Telfair and two first round draft picks. The Big Ticket won the 2008 championship in his first season there in addition to bringing Celtic Pride back to Boston.

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