Irving participated in the Celtics’ shootaround Tuesday morning and informed reporters that he ideas to dress in a mask for Boston’s game in Brooklyn.
“It really is gonna be agony tolerance, convenience with the mask,” Celtics mentor Brad Stevens claimed. “All that things — that’s involving him and our professional medical staff. He went by almost everything this morning.”
Irving endured the harm in the initial quarter of Friday’s game towards the Charlotte Hornets when he inadvertently was elbowed in the facial area by teammate Aron Baynes. He did not perform in Sunday’s game towards the Toronto Raptors.
It will mark the 3rd time in his occupation that Irving will dress in a mask for a game.
“I just want to retain this point (my facial area) as pretty as attainable, but it is having tougher and tougher the extra aggressive I perform,” Irving claimed.