Gordon Hayward suffered a terrible, gruesome ankle injury just six minutes into his Celtics debut Tuesday night.
What began as an exciting contest between the new-look Celtics and Cavs quickly turned into a disastrous event much bigger than basketball. Hayward’s season is likely over after he suffered what the Celtics are calling a fractured ankle.
WARNING: This injury is extremely gruesome…
— Khizar Malik (@KMalik14) October 18, 2017
Reactions from the players say it all:
These reactions to Gordon Hayward's injury tell you everything you need to know. pic.twitter.com/F3YzpUy03B
— Complex Sports (@ComplexSports) October 18, 2017
We wish Hayward the best and the speediest recovery possible.