Jason Terry caught us by surprise by tweeting out a photo of himself in rehab.
Road to recovery #rehab twitter.com/jasonterry31/s…
— Jason Terry (@jasonterry31) June 4, 2013
The natural reaction to that was…. rehabbing what?
Then someone sent me this Instagram photo:
And THEN… Mark Murphy of the Herald cleared it all up:
The Celtics guard, who tweeted a picture of himself running on a treadmill in the Celtics’ Waltham practice facility today, had an arthoscopic procedure to remove the plica from his left knee. The plica is described as an extension of the protective synovial capsule of the knee, and can become irritated, enlarged, or inflamed if caught between the patella and the femur.
“I saw him today, and he looked great,” said Celtics president Danny Ainge. “He’s doing really well.”
There you go. Now Terry has no plica. That’ll be great news for whatever team Danny offers him to this summer. Ainge said the plica was probably bothering Terry at the end of the season… to wh