Meanwhile, center Aron Baynes underwent surgery for a nasal fracture he sustained during Game 6 of Boston's Eastern Conference finals series against the Cleveland Cavaliers. It is the highest-rated quarter hour of an National Basketball Association game on ESPN, as far as records go back. "We're not just going to start and be in this position. There wouldn't be lingering effects", Ainge said. "We had something special this year, so when it ends like it did yesterday everybody took it pretty hard".
Smart, arguably Boston's best defender, becomes a restricted free agent in the summer, meaning Ainge will be able to match any offer the team receives for the tenacious 24-year-old. And with the two injured All-Stars returning, this summer doesn't have to be like last summer.
Of course, that notion always was absolute lunacy, and periodically throughout the spring it was apparent that maybe the Celtics would actually benefit from having Irving and Hayward on their roster next season. "I know Marcus was not happy. We think that he'll be playing basketball in the next couple months".
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The Celtics were then pitted against 2015 champion and 2016 finalist Cavaliers, with many a former player and expert predicting an easy win for James' team.
In seven seasons with the Utah Jazz, Hayward put up 15.7 points, 4.2 rebounds, 3.4 assists and 1.0 steal.
"It was a very disappointing loss", Ainge said.
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Celtics president Danny Ainge told reporters Irving didn't want to be seen after the surgery. He had a deviated septum.
Boston landed a young superstar in Kyrie Irving by using Brooklyn's 2018 first-round pick in a separate deal with Cleveland.
The Boston Celtics have a lot to look forward to. Ainge said Irving wasn't there because he underwent surgery to fix a deviated septum.
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