BITES: Marcus Smart Torn Oblique; Steph Curry Sprains Ankle

INJURY REPORT: Marcus Smart Torn Oblique; Steph Curry Twists Ankle

First up is Boston Celtics Marcus Smart who will most likely miss the first two rounds of the playoffs.

Marcus Smart has torn his oblique on his left side. Ouch! Meanwhile Steph Curry twisted his ankle during last nights game. Read on… has two NBA stars who both injured themselves during thier games.

Fist up is Marcus Smart who could miss the first two rounds of the playoffs with a torn oblique on his left side.

On Wednesday afternoon a MRI revealed that Marcus Smart suffered a partial avulsion of his left oblique abdominal muscle off of his iliac crest. The injury occurred at 6:44 in the third quarter of Sunday’s game against Orlando

Smart has been one of the Boston Celtics’ most productive players. In addition, Marcus re-signed with the Celtics last offseason on a four-year, $52 million deal.

Steph Curry Injured his ankle against the Pelicans.

Before the game Steph was jumping like a made man:

On the West Coast of Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry was injured early in Tuesday night’s 112-103 win over the New Orleans Pelicans.

What we have learned via coach Steve Kerr is that Steph Curry is expected to be ready for Game 1 of the playoffs this weekend

Coach Keer said:

He’s in there icing it. We think he’s going to be fine. He tweaked it, but we weren’t going to mess around.

Kerr reiterated that Curry will “probably” sit out Wednesday’s regular-season finale against the Grizzlies. It is said though that he will be back for the first game of the playoffs.

This is how it all went down:

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