The wait to get back to playing in NBA games is over for Robert Williams.
Rob Williams was officially cleared to play yesterday and will be on a heavy minutes restriction the first few games.
– Jared Weiss February 28, 2020
Williams, who will suit up versus the Houston Rockets on Saturday, will not get a heavy workload at the start of his return to game action as Celtics coach Brad Stevens said Williams’ minutes will be “Very limited” in his first couple of games back. Williams played in 19 of Boston’s first 21 games to begin this year and averaged 3.9 points, 4.6 rebounds and 1.1 blocks in 14 minutes per contest.