Originally posted on CLNS Radio  |  Last updated 4/13/13
After a dunk, Jeff Green landed awkwardly on his left elbow. His injury forced his exit from last night's game against the Miami Heat early in the fourth quarter.   Green explained why his injury initially caused him to grimace in pain and eventually prevented his return to the game: "Any time you hit a nerve, it feels numb down the whole arm," said Green. "And it wouldn’t come back as fast I wanted to, because we were still playing. But I’m fine."  According to Chris Forsberg of ESPN Boston, although Boston Celtics' trainer Ed Lacerte put a shooting sleeve over the injury, Green could not return to the game and was escorted to the locker room. Jeff Green joked that his elbow is "still attached" and assures that he will be ready to play in Orlando tonight against the Magic. Doc Rivers also shares Green's sentiments that he will be able to play tonight, according to Ben Watanabe of NESN. Rivers does not think that Green's bruised elbow is even serious enough to require an X-ray.   “I...
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