Tuesday, 21 August, 2018

Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving underwent surgery for deviated septum

Cleveland Cavaliers forward Le Bron James and Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart II USA TODAY Sports
| 04 June, 2018, 10:42

It looks like Cleveland Cavaliers All-Star LeBron James may have received a bit of extra motivation from Paul Pierce during Sunday night's Game 7 win over the Boston Celtics in the Eastern Conference Finals.

So, there you go. I'm anxious about how players are working and how they perform on the court. "We're not just going to start and be in this position".

It was a rare sour note from a Celtics team that gave us plenty to root for this year. With his incredible performance, the Celtics have two options on Tatum this summer, wait for him to fully develop into a superstar, or use him as a trade chip in a blockbuster trade. "I know Marcus was not happy".

"He provides a lot of energy for our team and I hope we can work something out going forward".

"That's what people say", Smart said. "I think Gordon is in a better place right now than he was a couple of weeks ago after having this surgery".

The rookie averaged 13.9 points per game and 5.0 rebounds per game through the grueling 82-game regular season.


"It was a very disappointing loss", Ainge said.

NOTES: Ainge said Irving was unable to attend Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals because he was recovering from nasal surgery.

Irving underwent nasal surgery a few days earlier to fix a deviated septum. The injury occurred in November when he was hit in the face by teammate Aron Baynes.

And in April, when All Star Kyrie Irving was felled by knee woes on the cusp of the playoffs, many discounted the team once again.

"I don't think he wanted to be seen", Ainge said, before joking that "he's a really good-looking guy". Irving had a clean up surgery from his facial fracture earlier in the season that required him to wear a mask.

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