Despite the constant rumors surrounding the Boston Celtics organization of a possible Gordon Hayward return, team president Danny Ainge doubled down on his stance of keeping the star forward away from any possible chance to re-injure himself.

Plenty of videos showing Hayward’s improvement in his recovery have left Bostonians wondering if he would be fit enough to return at any point this season, or having the likes of ESPN color commentator Jeff Van Gundy wonder if he could pull a Willis Reed and emerge during the playoffs.