The Celtics need additional bodies. Their roster is maxed out at 15 players. Something has to give.
But the question as the clock ticks toward Thursday's 3 p.m. NBA trade deadline is what is Boston willing to give up? Is it worth cutting ties with a young player with potential in order to land a much-needed backup? Is it better to wait until after the smoke clears and examine what remains in the rubble, then determine if it's better than what you've currently got?