It is understood that Walker is expected to resume basketball activities in early December, but he is still unable to participate in the game. Celtic will update Walkers progress in the first week of January. Before that, Walker was not expected to return to play.
In the 2019-20 season, walker can contribute 20.4 points, 3.9 rebounds and 4.8 assists per game for Celtics. With his help, the Celtics won 43-21 and entered the playoffs with third place in the East. The new season, Walkers absence will have a certain impact on Celtic. But Celtic has Tatum, Jay brown and other young core, the strength is still strong.
In addition to Walker, rookie Langford and new recruit Thompson also suffered from certain injury problems. Langford successfully underwent surgery to repair the right scaphoid ligament on September 22. His recovery period is expected to be about 4 to 5 months, and he is making good progress. Thompson had a slight hamstring strain during an off-season training session before arriving in Boston. It is understood that his playing time in the first week of the new seasons training camp will be limited.