NBA rallies for Gordon Hayward on social media after broken tibia, ankle injury
Everyone has been waiting for the start of the NBA season, but nobody wanted it to start this way.
During Tuesday’s opening game against the Cleveland Cavaliers, Boston Celtics forward Gordon Hayward suffered a horrific injury after cutting back door.
Hayward suffered a broken tibia and dislocated left ankle according to the team. Meanwhile, if you want to see video of the injury, you can do so here.
Of course, everyone was waiting in anticipation for Tuesday, including players and not hooping. There was immediate reaction by other NBA players on social media wishing Hayward a speedy recovery.
Isaiah Thomas, who recruited Hayward to Boston over summer, has also been with him in locker room.— Brian Windhorst (@WindhorstESPN) October 18, 2017
Hate to see this happen to anyone! Prayers to Gordon Hayward 🙏🏾🙏🏾— Mike Conley (@mconley11) October 18, 2017