Jaylen Brown to miss 1-2 weeks with hamstring strain

Published November 9, 2021, 7:00 AMNBA.com News Services

The Celtics forward injured his hamstring against the Heat last week.

Boston Celtics All-Star forward Jaylen Brown is expected to miss 1-2 weeks with a right hamstring strain, according to coach Ime Udoka.

Brown appeared to suffer the injury against the Miami Heat last week. He was sidelined with the injury for Boston’s most recent game against the Dallas Mavericks.

The 25-year-old is averaging a career-high 25.6 points, 6.1 rebounds and 2.5 assists over the first eight games of the season.