Prayers are out to Boston Celtics legend and current General Manager Danny Ainge who suffered a mild heart attack earlier this week.
Ainge had the heart attack while he was in Milwaukee with the Celtics for their second-round series against the hometown Bucks. The heart attack occurred Tuesday night, Ainge was treated and is returning to Boston.
The Celtics revealed the ailment on Twitter with a press release and a tweet. The organization detailed Ainge “received immediate medical attention and is expected to make a full recovery.”
Danny Ainge suffered a mild heart attack in Milwaukee on Tuesday night. He received immediate medical attention and is expected to make a full recovery. He will return to Boston shortly. Further updates will be provided as appropriate.
— Boston Celtics (@celtics) May 2, 2019
The Celtics are also going back to Boston as they will host Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Bucks for game three of their Eastern Conference Semi-Finals on Friday (May 3).
Statement from Celtics regarding Danny Ainge. pic.twitter.com/0cOHFH7ODo
— Mark Murphy (@Murf56) May 2, 2019