Found March 01, 2012 on Celtics Town:
PLAYERS: Danny Ainge
TEAMS: Boston Celtics
If I’m reading the latest twist in the Jermaine O’Neal saga correctly — there’s a chance I’m not, since what I’m reading is pretty odd — the center has been cleared to play by a hand specialist after experiencing soreness in his wrist, but still did not suit up last night and it’s unknown when he’ll return. (Boston Herald)The Celtics center saw a specialist in Boston yesterday, and according to general manager Danny Ainge was cleared to play. The problem is that he wasn’t ready last night after getting that clearance. …“He’s seen the hand specialist,” said Ainge. “I just heard that he’s been cleared to play sometime soon. It’s been bothering him for awhile, but I have no idea when he’ll be back.”I make jokes about O’Neal’s decomposing body a lot, but that’s because he makes it too easy. I normally don’t rip his toughness, at least ever since he played through a broken wrist during the playoffs (the same wrist that’s giving him problems now). But if someone
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