It was unclear how Deng suffered his injury. X-rays were inconclusive, and he will have an MRI on Thursday to determine the extent of the injury.
“Right now we’re just being smart,” Deng said. “I have to know what it is. As long as it’s nothing serious, I will be out there Friday [for Game 6].”
Source: Mike Mazzeo of ESPN
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Marcus Smart to Undergo Surgery on Thumb, May Return for Playoffs
Celtics guard Marcus Smart will undergo surgery on his thumb today, but there’s hope he can return sometime in the playoffs, league source tells ESPN.
Surgery will be to repair a torn ligament in his right thumb.
Source: Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN