NBA playoffs 2018: Heat G Josh Richardson reportedly suffers sprained shoulder, plans to play in Game 5

By Arthur Weinstein 22 April 2018 197
NBA playoffs 2018: Heat G Josh Richardson reportedly suffers sprained shoulder, plans to play in Game 5

Heat forward Josh Richardson plans to play in Game 5 Tuesday despite reportedly injuring his left shoulder in Saturday's loss to the 76ers.

Shams Charania of Yahoo Sports reports a source indicates Richardson has suffered a sprained AC joint.

The 6-6 Richardson had a great game Saturday in the Heat's 106-102 loss, especially on the defensive end where he usually makes his presence felt. He had 10 points, seven assists, seven steals and five rebounds. He's averaging 10.5 points per game in the playoffs.

The 76ers now lead the series 3-1.

 

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