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Celtics G Romeo Langford (wrist) is available to play on Monday against Philadelphia in Game 1 of their first-round matchup.
Langford practiced on Sunday as he was reportedly feeling better after tearing ligaments in his right wrist last Thursday. He appears to be laboring through the pain and is available to suit up against the Sixers on Monday. Langford is likely going to serve as bench depth only as the Celtics starters healthy and ready to play.
Celtics G Romeo Langford (wrist) practiced Sunday, but remains questionable ahead of Monday’s game vs. the Sixers.
Langford has torn ligaments in his wrist but will apparently try to play through the pain instead of opting for surgery. He didn’t play a major role when all the Celtics starters were healthy, and is likely going to be limited to a deep reserve role in the playoffs.
Celtics rookie SG Romeo Langford exited Thursday's contest in the fourth quarter with a wrist injury, scoring six points (3-9 FG, 0-1 3PT, 0-0 FT) and chipping in four rebounds, four assists and one turnover across 30 minutes in a loss to the Wizards.
Langford got the spot start in place of Jaylen Brown and was on triple-double watch in the first half - getting four points, three rebounds, and three assists on 2-of-5 shooting. Unfortunately, the rookie exited with 9:58 left in the fourth quarter and did not return after being ruled out with a sprained right wrist. With no update provided by Celtics HC Brad Stevens, Langford's plans for earning a spot in the playoff rotation are on hold at the moment.
Celtics G Romeo Langford left Thursday's game against the Wizards in the fourth quarter due to an undisclosed injury and will not return.
Langford started in the absence of Jaylen Brown and put up six points, four rebounds, and four assists in 30 minutes before exiting.
Romeo Langford scored two points on 0-for-3 shooting with one rebound over 19 minutes on Friday night as the Celtics beat the Wolves by a 127-117 score.
Langford has been receiving sporadic playing time for the Celtics. The rookie overall is now averaging 2.9 points and 1.0 rebounds over 19 games played on the season. Langford is only worth owning as a stash in dynasty and keeper fantasy formats.