Kyrie Irving suffered a scratched cornea in Monday’s loss to the Spurs.
The Celtics guard and Spurs guard Marco Belinelli had been combating for a rebound in the fourth quarter when Belinelli by chance hit Irving in the eye. Irving went down on the courtroom docket briefly in ache, left the game nonetheless returned to movement a few minutes later.
Afterward, Irving addressed the media carrying shades. He talked about he acquired hit in every eyes.
I’m carrying shades, so not too good,” Irving said, in addressing his condition. “I will probably be all correct, though. [Belinelli] smacked the s— out of me. He merely caught me pretty good.”
Boston coach Brad Stevens just isn’t optimistic if Irving will miss any having fun with time.
“Kyrie has a scratched eye,” Stevens stated. “So he’ll have antibiotics for that. I do not know what which means past tonight.”
Irving accomplished with 16 elements and eight assists in the 120-111 loss.