Originally posted on Red's Army  |  Last updated 1/17/13
At one point last night, I asked… Is Avery Bradley hurt or something?What am I missing here? — John Karalis (@RedsArmy_John) January 17, 2013 Turns out the answer was yes. According to coach Doc Rivers, the 6-foot-2 defensive star, has a rib injury that will keep him from practicing today. “He’s OK; not great,” said Rivers in describing Bradley’s current state physically. “He’s not going to do anything today, for sure.” His status is day-to-day as the C’s close out their five-game homestand Friday night against the Bulls. My initial reaction is “ahhh… crap.” The Celtics are simply a different team without Bradley.  We’ve seen it over the past two weeks. And last night without a healthy Bradley to finish out the game, the C’s struggled again without him (though, to be fair, hardly anyone played well anyway). The Bulls are a matchup problem for the Celtics, but they’ve got weak ball handlers that could be exploited with Bradley hounding them full court.  It could help erase som
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