BOSTON (CBS) – The Celtics received a mixed bag of injury news on Saturday.

The good news is that Al Horford will likely return on Sunday against Toronto after missing two games with a concussion.

Horford is officially listed as probable for the game.

But the bad news is that Kyrie Irving is doubtful for the game after taking an accidental elbow to the face on Friday night.

The team said Irving suffered a “minor facial fracture.”

No timetable was given for Irving’s return.

Shams Charania of The Vertical reported that after Irving misses Sunday’s game, he is expected to play with a mask for two weeks.


Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s