Found April 23, 2012 on Celtics Town:
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The Boston Celtics practiced Monday, a noticeable fact given that Doc Rivers’ crew has only had three practices since March, if I’m not mistaken. The latest session was marred by those who did not participate, with Rajon Rondo, Ray Allen, Mickael Pietrus and Greg Stiemsma all absent due to assorted injuries.Allen noted that bone spurs have been found in his ankle, which can’t be good for his hopes of returning prior to the playoffs. Though saying, “I don’t think I’m that far right now” from returning, Allen also provided the day’s most ominous quote: “Over the last week, it’s swelled on my in moments where I don’t think it should have. And we don’t know why, so I try to just take it one day at a time.”Doc Rivers noted that Rondo is the closest to returning against the Miami Heat tomorrow night, but Carolyn Manno of CSNNE wouldn’t be surprised if Rondo misses both of the remaining two regular season games. “After talking with Rondo, wouldn’t be surprised if he sits last two ga
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