Jayson Tatum out tonight versus Pistons

According to A. Sherrod Blakely of NBC Sports Boston, Boston Celtics forward Jayson Tatum will not be in action for their game Wednesday night against the Detroit Pistons with tendinitis in his right knee. Blakely adds that Tatum is going to travel with the team with the intention of playing against the Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday. In 38 games this season Tatum is averaging 21.3 points, 6.9 rebounds and 2.8 assists.

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Celtics did not make Tatum available in Davis trade talks

According to the New York Times’ Marc Stein, the Boston Celtics “refused” to make Jayson Tatum in trade talks with the New Orleans Pelicans. Earlier today it was initially reported by ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski that Anthony Davis was traded to the Los Angeles Lakers for Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram, Josh Hart, three first round picks, including the number 4 pick in this year’s NBA draft.

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Jayson Tatum gets his own Nike Air Max 97

Nike has produced a special-edition Air Max for Boston Celtics forward Jayson Tatum. This ‘97 is outfitted in the red, black and white colors of Tatum’s Chaminade College Preparatory School in Creve Coeur, Missouri. Specifically, it sports a red and black upper with a print that features aspects of Tatum’s personal life. On the the tongues are featured “Tatum” on one and “The Deuce”, his nickname, on the other. A silver midsole that contains the full-length Air Max unit and a white and red outsole completes this sneaker’s aesthetic. At…

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