Found April 02, 2013 on Celtics Life:
It looks like the Celtics' banner 18 chances have taken yet another big hit. In a recent piece by hall of fame sportswriter Jackie MacMullan, she reveals what's been ailing Kevin Garnett. Doc Rivers informed me last night that I should stop worrying about KG. "Honestly, he's fine," Rivers said. "It's a bone something, a bone spur that just needs to relax and calm down. I think that's what it is. It's his ankle. If we were in the playoffs tonight, Kevin would absolutely be playing." Bone spur? Where have I heard that before? Oh yea, that's what Ray Allen had that caused him to play so terribly last year and the whole reason Avery Bradley was given the starting role. Garnett himself had an issue with a bone spur in 2009 that ended his season and forced him into surgery that took a very long time to recover from. If that's not enough to worry you, here's this from Comcast Sportsnet's Rich Levine on Allen's spurs: Here...
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