Jrue Holiday Benched by Injury Amid Celtics' Winning Streak

March 24, 2024
Jrue Holiday Benched by Injury Amid Celtics' Winning Streak
  • Boston Celtics guard Jrue Holiday is out for three games due to a sprained right shoulder.

  • The Celtics are prioritizing Holiday's long-term health and are cautious about his return to play.

  • Despite his absence, the team is on an eight-game winning streak and leads the Eastern Conference.

  • Holiday's defensive and offensive skills are seen as vital for the Celtics' success in the upcoming playoffs.

  • No definite timeline for Holiday's return has been provided, although there is optimism about his recovery progress.

  • Holiday expressed his enthusiasm for joining the Celtics, a team focused on winning, following his trade from the Bucks to the Blazers.

  • LeBron James humorously commented on the perceived low trade cost for Holiday's move to Boston.

  • In his first season with the Celtics, Holiday has been performing strongly, with averages of 12.8 points, 5.4 rebounds, and 4.9 assists, and high shooting accuracy.

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