With a black sleeve around his left calf, Serge Ibaka lightly limped over to speak with the media Saturday afternoon.
The towering power forward has somehow gone from being ruled out for the postseason to having a chance to play in Game 3 on Sunday.
“When the gym doctor told me I’m going to be out for the rest of the Playoffs, I wasn’t believing it because I believe in God,” Ibaka said. “I know I’m here for a reason, and so I want to just keep pushing, keep putting ice, do what I can do, what I can control.”
Ibaka said he has not practiced or even run yet, but confirmed he remains day-to-day with his calf strain.
“Right now I’m waiting for the team doctor to confirm, and also it’s depending on whether I will go tomorrow, day by day, and see,” he said. “I’m waiting what the doctor going to tell me and how my body going to feel. So day by day, let’s see how I’m going to wake up tomorrow.” Keep Reading…