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Avery Bradley Injury Status: Out for Rest of Postseason

When the Boston Celtics embarked on the 2011-2012 season — heck, two months ago — would anyone have imagined that Avery Bradley missing the rest of the postseason would be devastating news? After suffering innumerable shoulder separations all season, including three during the playoffs, Bradley underwent season-ending surgery on his left shoulder on Friday. According to this […]

Kendrick Perkins Injury Update: ACL Surgery on Wednesday

Celtics center Kendrick Perkins will reportedly have surgery on Wednesday to repair a torn ACL in his right knee, which may keep him out of action through the beginning of next season. Perk, of course, injured his knee during Game 6 of the NBA Finals. “It feels good,” Perkins said. “I’ve been in trying to […]

Top Prospect Ryan Westmoreland to Have Brain Surgery

Top prospect Ryan Westmoreland, 19, is set to undergo brain surgery on Tuesday after being diagnosed with a cavernous malformation. According to the AP: “A cavernous malformation of cavernoma is a cluster of abnormal or dilated blood vessels that effects the central nervous system. Symptoms can include bleeding in the brain, seizures and headaches.” “The […]

Andrew Ference Undergoes Surgery

Bruins defenseman Andrew Ference, who was injured during the whole playoffs, underwent surgery Wednesday at Mass. General to repair an abdominal hernia and an abductor release to repair an injured groin. According to the team, Ference will miss four-six weeks of action. I would think that means 4-6 weeks starting now, but Globe writer Kevin […]

Tony Allen Has Right Ankle Surgery

The Celtics announced Wednesday that guard Tony Allen underwent successful arthroscopic right ankle surgery and posterior tibial tendon repair at the New England Baptist Hospital. The C’s expect a full recovery and for Tony to be ready by the fall. Hopefully Allen can get it together this season and stay on the court. He’s a […]