Celtics: Al Horford out with concussion-like symptoms

BOSTON (WHDH) - The Boston Celtics say star center Al Horford will miss Wednesday night’s game against the Los Angeles Lakers due to symptoms of a concussion.

Horford has entered the NBA’s concussion protocol, according to the team. They say symptoms linking him to a possible concussion occurred Wednesday morning.

Horford was struck in the head during second quarter of Monday night’s win over the Atlanta Hawks.

Horford is averaging 14.6 points per game and 9.2 rebounds this season.

(Copyright (c) 2018 Sunbeam Television. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)