Tom Brady hangs out with sumo wrestlers in Japan
These guys are certainly not on the TB12 plan.
During the period beginning at 12 noon, New York time, on March 12th and ending at 3:59:59 p.m., New York time, on March 14th, clubs are permitted to contact, and enter into contract negotiations with, the certified agents of players who will become Unrestricted Free Agents upon the expiration of their 2017 player contracts at 4:00 p.m., New York time, on March 14. However, a contract cannot be executed with a new club until 4:00 p.m., New York time, on March 14.
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Williams-Goss is a good flier for the team to take as a potential backup point guard. The first team All-American should be ready to play (if he ever will be) from the jump due to his physicality and IQ.
Bird is not on our top-100 list. A former McDonald’s All-American, Bird is a shooter that can hit from 3. My assumption is that this is a stash pick and that Boston had others higher on their board that did not agree to it.