October 17, 2018, 2:13 pmGordon HaywardF, Boston Celtics
"I can just kinda tell it’s not the same as the right," Gordon Hayward said about his surgically repaired left leg.
Hayward also added, "Still trying to work through some of that last little explosion. Some of that last juice." The veteran was predictably average on opening night scoring just 10 points. It could take years for the 28-year-old to get back to his old self. Paul George had a similar drop off his first year back from a similar injury. He should slowly improve as the season goes along, but he can't be viewed as a top-50 player for a while.
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