Originally posted on Celtics Life  |  Last updated 4/26/13
I’m concerned you guys. Once I saw Kevin Garnett grab is hip in game 2’s loss I knew we were in for a whole heap of hurt, no pun intended. This team’s playoff run will live and die with KG, who at age 36 the bumps and bruises take a little bit longer to heal regardless of if you’re a 6’11 badass. In Jackie Mac’s piece yesterday, which the great Vandeusen wrote about here, she touched on how KG is battling not only the hip but also bone spurs: "KG, the centerpiece of the team's defensive soul, is battling a minor hip injury and painful bone spurs that appear to float between his foot and ankle. Team sources confirmed Thursday they remain a hindrance to Garnett, but he will play in Game 3, buoyed by the 18,000 plus disciples who will delight as he lathers himself into a proper pregame Garden froth."  When I first read that I didn’t even pick up on her mention of painful bone spurs between his foot and ankle….. BONE SPURS?? Panic button time, does anyone remember the ’09 playoffs? B...
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