Celtics slide to No. 5 in worst-possible scenario

After suffering through another miserable season, the Celtics are disappointed to get the No. 5 pick.

Originally Published: May 22, 2007
By Andy Katz | ESPN.com

WALTHAM, Mass. -- The body language of Boston Celtics managing partner Wyc Grousbeck should have tipped them off.

Watching the draft lottery on television from their practice facility in Waltham, the Celtics brass could see Grousbeck in the viewing room in Secaucus, N.J., but they couldn't talk to him since cell phones had been banned from the area. Before the results of the lottery were announced but after the ping pong balls had done their work, Danny Ainge, Doc Rivers and others noticed ...

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