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Rasheed Wallace is not coming back to the Celtics. Stop asking.

Feb 24, 2011, 6:56 PM EDT

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With the confusing series of Boston moves today that turned their front line from one of the league’s best to a question mark, a lot of people in Boston are asking what Danny Ainge has up his sleeve. They are asking:

What about Rasheed Wallace?

He walked away after the NBA finals Game 7 last season — a game in which he was one of the best players for Boston — but he never moved out of Boston. He didn’t want to put up with the rigors of a full NBA season, but if it was just 20-something games and the playoffs….

But Sheed told Larry Ridley, sports anchor at the NBC 7 affiliate in Boston, that he “gave 15 years” to the NBA was not coming back. At all.

So Celtics fans, set your sights on Troy Murphy. Then light some candles in church and say some prayers for Shaq’s health.

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