And after reports earlier in the day that the Celtics were close to landing Paul George -- another Cleveland target -- things got stuck in the mud. CBS Sports:
However, despite gaining momentum at one point, talks between the two sides have stalled, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical. This is the most traction that's been gained in a Paul George trade so far this offseason, but like the rest of the rumors, it's stalled out.
The Celtics have already chosen Jayson Tatum No. 3 overall. The draft so far: