Yeah, this is never good for any athlete.
Not even halfway through the first quarter of the Cavs/Celtics game (and the first game on his new team), Gordon Hayward fractured his left ankle.
#NEBHInjuryReport: After a medical evaluation by Celtics/Cavs medical personnel Gordon Hayward has been diagnosed w/ a fractured left ankle.— Boston Celtics (@celtics) October 18, 2017
But the big story is the WAY it happened. These are never good injuries, especially in basketball.
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Gordon Haywardbreaks his leg on freak accident. Prayers up for Gordon Hayward and his family🙏— Celtics Nation (@_celticsnation_) October 18, 2017
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