Rhode Island's Elizabeth Beisel, a U.S. swimming hopeful, will be perched in front of the TV Saturday night, rooting for the Celts against the Sixers.
Ben Simmons has reportedly fractured the fifth metatarsal in his right foot.
A timetable has not been established for when the first overall pick of the 2016 NBA Draft should return.
The Celtics may have dodged a major bullet in not trading up to pick Simmons — at least in the short term.
Wow: Sixers say Ben Simmons has a fracture of the fifth metatarsal in his right foot.— Chris Mannix (@ChrisMannixYS) September 30, 2016
More details to come . . .
Tonight at 7:00pm on CSN and CSNNE.com, the Boston Celtics play their annual Green vs White scrimmage at TD Garden.
Our broadcast team of Mike Gorman, Tommy Heinsohn, Abby Chin, Brian Scalabrine, Kyle Draper and A. Sherrod Blakely bring you all the action from the scrimmage as we get our first look at the 2016 Boston Celtics.
Also, Wyc Grousbeck and Danny Ainge are scheduled to join us during the broadcast.