The power forward tweeted he was headed to Toronto on Monday before thanking the city of Boston:
After battling injuries in his first three NBA seasons, Sullinger played in a career-high 81 games in 2015-16 with the Boston Celtics. His scoring average did drop from 13.3 points per game the previous two years to 10.3 last season, but he set a new high-water mark in rebounding (8.3) and tied his career best with 2.3 assists.
Despite the numbers Sullinger put up, there were lingering concerns about his long-term viability. NESN’s Darren Hartwell pondered whether the Celtics should re-sign him: