Starting Boston Celtics center Robert Williams III spoke with the press for the first time since coming back from missing several games to knee soreness, and shed some light on his health situation as the 2020-21 NBA season begins to wind down.
He also briefly spoke on the importance of his role with the team in helping to set the tone for a team that has struggled to remain energized and focused in his absence in games they easily should have won. Timelord seemed in good spirits, ready to get back to work, and was open with the press about what had kept him out for the seven games preceding Sunday’s big win over the Charlotte Hornets.
“It was tendinitis,” he explained.
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— The Celtics Wire (@TheCelticsWire) April 30, 2021