THIS STORY HAS BEEN FORMATTED FOR EASY PRINTING
Pro basketball notes

Time now on Jefferson's side

With Walker out, his role expands

By Shira Springer
August 28, 2005

E-mail this article

Invalid E-mail address
Invalid E-mail address

Sending your article

Your article has been sent.

Text size +

The story is now the stuff of legend. Knowing little about New England, Al Jefferson arrived in Boston on a cold spring evening in shorts and a T-shirt for a predraft workout in 2004. He figures he got sick as soon as he stepped off the plane from Mississippi. (Full article: 1810 words)

This article is available in our archives:

Globe Subscribers

FREE for subscribers

Subscribers to the Boston Globe get unlimited access to our archives.

Not a subscriber?

Non-Subscribers

Purchase an electronic copy of the full article. Learn More

  • $9.95 1 month archives pass
  • $24.95 3 months archives pass
  • $74.95 1 year archives pass
Follow Boston.com Sports on Facebook

Celtics Video