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Kevin Garnett missed Saturday night’s game vs.the Bobcats and sat out Sunday’s practice with a left adductor strain. Although Doc Rivers lists his concern a 1 on a 10 point scale, KG is 50/50 to play Monday vs. the Heat.
According to ESPN:
Boston Celtics center Kevin Garnett will not practice Sunday and coach Doc Rivers deemed him “50/50, at best” to suit up for Monday’s showdown with the Miami Heat.
Garnett is battling a left adductor strain that flared on Friday and kept him out of Saturday’s win over the Charlotte Bobcats. Rivers said the team will reevaluate on Monday depending on what he’s able to do leading up to the game.
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Kevin Garnett was unable to practice on Sunday, and according to Doc Rivers, there is a 50% chance he will play against the Miami Heat.
Garnett, who missed Saturday night’s game against Charlotte with a left adductor strain, did not improve much overnight. Doc Rivers told reporters that he will not play Garnett until he is certain that the injury has healed...
As you have probably noticed, Kevin Garnett isn't playing tonight against the Bobcats due to a strained thigh muscle and Jeff Green started in his place
According to Doc Rivers, KG isn't expected to be out any longer than one game. This is good news because we will need him Monday when the Celtics take on the Miami Heat.
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Boston Celtics forward Kevin Garnett sat out last night’s contest against the Charlotte Bobcats due to a left adductor strain, according to Chris Forsberg of ESPN Boston. Coach Doc Rivers told reporters that, due to the injury, he’s unsure of Garnett’s status for Monday’s game against the Miami Heat.When asked about Garnett’s status for tomorrow’s contest, Rivers said...
Just under a week ago the Celtics played the Charlotte Bobcats, the worst team in the league, and lost. Badly. It was expected to be a different story tonight, and the C's delivered.
The Celtics were missing Kevin Garnett tonight but still paid the Bobcats back in kind, handing them a 17 point loss 105-88.
After struggling to put the 'Cats away early, they came out in the...
The Miami Heat have extended their winning streak to 22 straight games. Now, they will face the Boston Celtics. Regardless of the current state of the Celtics, Boston has always been a tough opponent for anyone facing them. However, they may be without Kevin Garnett. According to ESPN Boston, Garnett has been limited not because of the need for extra rest at the end of the...
Boston Celtics forward Kevin Garnett will miss Saturday night's game against Charlotte with a strained left thigh muscle.
Celtics coach Doc Rivers told reporters before the game that the 17-year veteran didn't look good in practice on Friday, so the team decided to sit him.
''Kevin's not playing tonight,'' Rivers said. ''Not because it's...
It wasn’t that long ago that rumors were swirling about drastically changing the Boston Celtics roster to make a playoff run, but after no blockbuster trades were made, the C’s find themselves sitting pretty in the standings and working with what they have.
Only 3 1/2 games back of the New York Knicks in the division standings, the Celtics can almost look back to earlier in the...
On Saturday night, the Boston Celtics avenged their Tuesday night loss to the Charlotte Bobcats by a 105-88 margin, which was done without Kevin Garnett in the line-up. Jason Terry was the leading scorer for the Celtics with 15 points.
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Boston Celtics coach Doc Rivers stated during his pregame media availability that Kevin Garnett will be given the night off tonight against the Charlotte Bobcats. Rivers on Garnett: Well Kevin's not playing tonight, not because it's a night off, he wasn't moving well in practice or today and so we are sitting him. It was later announced after the coach's availability...
It’s been quite a busy week historically speaking for the world with recent events and it was no different for our Boston Celtics basketball team! In Wednesday’s night game against the Toronto Raptors, both Paul Pierce as well as Kevin Garnett solidified their places in NBA history in a 112-88 romping of their opponents. Garnett was the big headline of the night passing Jerry...
After getting blown out in Charlotte earlier this week, the Celtics bounced back and crushed the Bobcats 105-88 without Kevin Garnett. CLNS Radio Locker Room Reporter Jared Weiss and CLNS Lead Editor Sean Bakke break down the Celtics' trouncing of the Bobcats Saturday night.
Doc Rivers talks LeBron James and going small ball vs the Heat tomorrow. Doc says there's about a 50/50 chance that Kevin Garnett will play.
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8 a.m. ET: Kevin Garnett would not miss this one, would he?
Garnett, who sat out Saturday’s game against the Bobcats with a strained muscle in his left thigh, has not said whether he will play Monday. The Celtics (36-29) sure would like him to, since their opponent is none other than LeBron James and the streaking Heat (51-14).
The Heat come into Boston with something to prove...
Boston won their 11th straight home game last night, beating the Charlotte Bobcats 105-88 at TD Garden. The Celtics are now preparing for their showdown with Miami tomorrow night. Tip-off at the Garden is at 8pm EST. At today’s practice in Waltham, Doc Rivers said that he’s “not that concerned” about KG’s adductor strain, and called it a “1 on a scale to 10“. As far...
Doc Rivers and Jason Terry check in from practice on Friday. Expect some revenge towards the Bobcats on Saturday for the beat down they gave the C's earlier this week.
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