Ray Allen Injury Update: Veteran Guard Could Be Ready For Game 3

Veteran Celtics guard Ray Allen is getting closer to making his 2012 NBA Playoffs debut.

Allen has missed the final nine games of the regular season and the first two games of the Hawks/Celtics series with a right ankle injury, The series is tied at one game heading back to Boston on Friday.

SBNation Boston's Gethin Coolbaugh was at practice Thursday and got an update on Allen's status.

According to ESPNBoston.com, Allen participated in a full 75-minute practice, mostly working on half-court sets. Now trainers will be waiting to see how the ankle responds.

For more on the Hawks-Celtics playoff series check out Peachtree Hoops and CelticsBlog. For more news and notes regarding the NBA Playoffs head over to SB Nation's NBA Basketball page.

Trending Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join SB Nation Atlanta

You must be a member of SB Nation Atlanta to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Atlanta. You should read them.

Join SB Nation Atlanta

You must be a member of SB Nation Atlanta to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Atlanta. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.