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Gordon Hayward fell awkwardly in the first quarter.
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Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens is known for his positionless basketball philosophy, which means more playing time for Jayson Tatum. Brad Stevens suggests that opening night lineup likely: Kyrie Irving, Jaylen Brown, Gordon Hayward, Jayson Tatum, and Al Horford. — Chris Forsberg (@ESPNForsberg) October 15, 2017 Tatum played well during summer league and the preseason, though his role as a starter may be more out of opportunity than anything else. Marcus Morris, who was acquired by the Celtics earlier this offseason in exchange for former starter Avery Bradley, will miss time at...
Chowder and Champions 10 hours ago

Boston Celtics: How team could fill void left by Gordon Hayward

The Boston Celtics are going  to have a big void to fill without Gordon Hayward. In the season opener, only six minutes into his career on the Boston Celtics, Gordon Hayward went down with a gruesome injury and he was determined to have fractured his left tibia and dislocated his ankle. Without their number two […] Boston Celtics: How team could fill void left by Gordon Hayward - Chowder and Champions - Chowder and Champions - A Boston Sports Site - Red Sox, Patriots, Celtics, Bruins and More!
NBA Oct 18, 2017

Brad Stevens: Full recovery, but no timetable for Gordon Hayward return to Boston Celtics lineup

BOSTON -- Boston Celtics coach Brad Stevens says Gordon Hayward is expected to make a full recovery from the gruesome injury he sustained in the team's opener.
Hoops Hype Oct 18, 2017
Jayson Tatum could be Rookie of the Year after Gordon Hayward injury

Jayson Tatum could be Rookie of the Year after Gordon Hayward injury

There’s no such thing as a silver lining after a horrible injury like the one suffered by Boston Celtics star Gordon Hayward on Tuesday evening. However, the team will make the necessary adjustments needed to fill his role in the starting lineup. Jayson Tatum, the No. 3 overall pick in the 2017 NBA Draft, made his professional debut for Boston on Opening Night. Tatum was likely considered a temporary starter as Marcus Morris, acquired for Avery Bradley earlier this offseason, recovered from injury. Even when Morris comes back, however, Tatum could stay in the first unit. Jaylen Brown...
Sports Illustrated Oct 18, 2017

The Disastrous Gordon Hayward Injury and How the Celtics Might Respond

Kyrie Irving and the Celtics have their work cut out for them with Gordon Hayward out—but all is not lost for Boston.
Chowder and Champions Oct 17, 2017

Boston Celtics: Gordon Hayward fractures ankle in season opener

The much awaited 2017-18 season quickly turned to despair when Boston Celtics star Gordon Hayward suffered a gruesome lower leg injury in the opening minutes of the game. Six minutes in to the season opener for the Boston Celtics at the Cleveland Cavaliers, Gordon Hayward came down awkwardly on his leg and was taken back […] Boston Celtics: Gordon Hayward fractures ankle in season opener - Chowder and Champions - Chowder and Champions - A Boston Sports Site - Red Sox, Patriots, Celtics, Bruins and More!
Sun Herald Oct 17, 2017

Celtics star Hayward suffers gruesome injury in opener

Just five minutes into his Boston career, new Celtics star forward Gordon Hayward gruesomely broke his left ankle, an injury that may end his season. Hayward, who signed a four-year, …

How can Celtics move forward without Hayward?

How can Celtics move forward without Hayward?
Purple and Blue Oct 17, 2017

Former Utah Jazz star Gordon Hayward suffers gruesome leg injury in season opener

Former Utah Jazz All-Star Gordon Hayward suffered a gruesome left leg injury in his Boston Celtics debut on Tuesday night. NBA opening night got off to a disappointing start as mere minutes into the first game of the 2017-18 season between the Boston Celtics and Cleveland Cavaliers, former Utah Jazz All-Star and current Celtic Gordon […] Former Utah Jazz star Gordon Hayward suffers gruesome leg injury in season opener - The J-Notes - The J-Notes - A Utah Jazz Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
NBA Oct 17, 2017

Boston Celtics' Gordon Hayward suffers serious leg injury in season opener

CLEVELAND (AP) -- Boston Celtics star forward Gordon Hayward had to be carted off of the court in the season opener with a broken left ankle.
NBA Oct 17, 2017

Boston Celtics forward Gordon Hayward carried off court after lower leg injury

Gordon Hayward, a key part of the Celtics' 2017-18 campaign, suffered a severe lower left leg injury on opening night at Cleveland.
Fear The Sword Oct 17, 2017
Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Boston Celtics gamethread

Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Boston Celtics gamethread

The Cavaliers look for a win in their season opener and Kyrie’s return to the Q. Good evening, Fear the Sword. It’s time for an honest-to-God basketball game. Kyrie is wearing Celtics green. It’s gonna be a blast. Start time: 8 p.m. ET TV: TNT or Watch TNT Cleveland Cavaliers expected starting lineup: Derrick Rose, Dwyane Wade, LeBron James, Jae Crowder, Kevin Love Boston Celtics expected starting lineup: Kyrie Irving, Jaylen Brown, Gordon Hayward, Jayson Tatum, Al Horford Cavaliers injuries: Isaiah Thomas (OUT - hip), LeBron James (GTD - ankle) Celtics injuries: Marcus Morris (right...
Hoops Hype Oct 15, 2017
Jayson Tatum may begin season as starter; Markelle Fultz off bench

Jayson Tatum may begin season as starter; Markelle Fultz off bench

Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens is known for his positionless basketball philosophy, which means more playing time for Jayson Tatum. Brad Stevens suggests that opening night lineup likely: Kyrie Irving, Jaylen Brown, Gordon Hayward, Jayson Tatum, and Al Horford. — Chris Forsberg (@ESPNForsberg) October 15, 2017 Tatum played well during summer league and the preseason, though his role as a starter may be more out of opportunity than anything else. Marcus Morris, who was acquired by the Celtics earlier this offseason in exchange for former starter Avery Bradley, will miss time at...
CelticsBlog Oct 14, 2017
Are the Celtics better defensively this year?

Are the Celtics better defensively this year?

The CLNS Roundtable deep dive into the Celtics’ defensive potential in 2017-18. CLNS Media’s Jonathan Levy, Matt Ignal, and Sam Sheehan preview the Celtics defense and talk about some defensive metrics. 0:30 What are the best defensive metrics to evaluate teams and players? 3:45 Why do Avery Bradley’s advanced defensive numbers not match the eye test? 9:30 Who are the best defenders on the Celtics? 11:30 Should the Celtics extend Marcus Smart? Follow us on Twitter: @CLNSRoundtable and Subscribe to the Boston Celtics...

The Celtics love Marcus Smart, but will they extend him?

The Celtics love Marcus Smart, but will they extend him?

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