Jackson was recalled Thursday from the D-League's Maine Red Claws. Jackson and the Red Claws were just eliminated from the D-League playoffs, so he'll now turn his focus to the big club, as the Celtics recall him in time for Friday's Game 3 against the Bulls. That said, with the likes of Isaiah Thomas, Marcus Smart and Terry Rozier all healthy, Jackson is no more than an emergency option and may be one of the team's healthy inactives.
Jackson was assigned Sunday to the D-League's Maine Red Claws. The Red Claws open up the D-League's Eastern Conference Finals on Sunday, so Jackson will head back down in an effort to push the team further into the playoffs. The Celtics are heading into the playoffs themselves, with a first-round matchup against the Bulls on Sunday, but even when Jackson is recalled, he'll likely find playing time hard to come by with the Celtics expected to shrink their rotation moving forward.
Jackson was recalled Thursday from the D-League's Maine Red Claws. The Red Claws have clinched a spot in the Eastern Conference Finals, with the series opener coming on Sunday against Raptors 905. In the meantime, however, he'll rejoin the big club and get some practice reps, although with the Celtics likely to shrink their rotation now that they're in the playoffs themselves, Jackson likely won't see the court moving forward.
Jackson was assigned to the D-League's Maine Red Claws on Tuesday. Jackson has appeared in only five games for the Celtics this season, and with Isaiah Thomas now healthy, there isn't much of a reason for the team to keep the rookie around. He'll find more consistent playing time with the Red Claws, with whom he's averaging 15.4 points, 5.9 assists and 4.9 rebounds per game on the season.
Jackson was recalled Thursday from the D-League's Maine Red Claws. Jackson has taken part in just five games with the Celtics this season, spending most of his time in the D-League in order to receive extended playing time. The second-round pick out of Notre Dame has averaged 15.4 points, 6.0 assists, 5.0 rebounds and 1.3 steals across 27 games with the Red Claws. He'll join the Celtics as extra insurance at point guard with Isaiah Thomas (knee) ruled out for the next two games, but the rookie isn't expected to enter the rotation.
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