© Supplied by Associated Press Boston Celtics forward Jayson Tatum (0) drives against Washington Wizards’ Davis Bertans and center Moritz Wagner (21) in the second half of an NBA basketball video game, Friday, Jan. 8, 2021, in Boston. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola).

BOSTON (AP)– The Boston Celtics might be without stars Jayson Tatum, Jaylen Brown and a number of other gamers due to the fact that of coronavirus safety procedures when they deal with Miami on Sunday.

The Celtics are noting Tatum as uncertain and Brown as doubtful for the rematch of the Eastern Conference finals. Tristan Thompson, Grant Williams and Robert Williams have actually currently been eliminated for that factor, and the status of Semi Ojeleye and Javonte Green is unknown.

With Kemba Walker and Romeo Langford not available since of injuries, the Celtics could have the minimum eight players required to begin a game.

Beset by its own coronavirus issues, Philadelphia dressed a hurt gamer Saturday so it could field a team to play versus Denver.

Boston used Friday versus Washington, and Tatum was seen on video speaking with the Wizards’ Bradley Beal, who missed out on a game Saturday against Miami since of the health and wellness protocols.

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