BREAKING: Gordon Hayward Out 4 Weeks with Sprained Ankle

The Celtics announced that Gordon Hayward would miss at least 4 weeks with a grade 3 ankle sprain.


Bad news for the Boston Celtics who announced today that forward Gordon Hayward is expected to miss approximately four weeks after suffering an ankle injury in Game 1 of the team’s first-round playoff series against the Philadelphia 76ers.

According to the team, Hayward suffered a Grade 3 sprain of his right ankle.

“I feel for him more than anything else,” coach Brad Stevens said Tuesday afternoon. “It’s our job to make up for all the great things he does by committee.”

Celtics News: Gordon Hayward OUT For Four Weeks With Grade 3 Ankle StrainGordon Hayward left Game 1 between the Celtics and 76ers in crutches and a boot after spraining his ankle with less than three minutes to go in the game. The MRI results show a Grade 3 strain, which will keep him out for approximately four weeks.