Celtics president Danny Ainge said Jared Sullinger is hurting the longevity of his career by being in his current shape.
Jared Sullinger did his best to keep the Celtics' season alive on Sunday, scoring 21 points on 9-of-17 shooting, to go with 11 rebounds, one 3-pointer and one block, but it ultimately was not enough as Boston was swept by Cleveland.
Jared Sullinger (bruised tailbone) will be available to play in Game 4 vs. the Cavaliers on Sunday.
Jared Sullinger (bruised tailbone) will be a game-time decision on Sunday against the Cavaliers.
Jared Sullinger missed practice on Saturday due to a bruised tailbone, but he is probable to play in Game 4 on Sunday according to head coach Brad Stevens.
Jared Sullinger came off the bench for four points, four rebounds and one block in 14 minutes on Sunday, as the Celtics fell 100-113 to the Cavaliers.
Jared Sullinger and the Celtics big men are expected to play regular minutes on Wednesday.
Jared Sullinger was effective off the Celtics' bench on Sunday, scoring 11 points on 4-of-7 shooting (3-of-4 from the line), adding two rebounds, four assists, and a steal through 17 minutes of action.
Jared Sullinger played 19 minutes against the Cavs on Friday with five points, eight boards, two assists, one steal, two blocks and one 3-pointer.
Jared Sullinger said he's willing to accept whatever role the Celtics need him to fill this season.
Jared Sullinger played 12 minutes against the Raptors on Saturday with no points, seven rebounds, two steals and one block.
Coach Brad Stevens said Jared Sullinger won't play much on Saturday against the Raptors and would like for him to get more practice time.
Jared Sullinger played three minutes in his return to the lineup on Friday with no points, one rebound and two fouls.
Celtics GM Danny Ainge said that Jared Sullinger will be shutdown again at the first sign of trouble.