Gordon Hayward suffered a serious leg injury just minutes into his first game in a Boston Celtics uniform.
Immediately after Hayward went down, players on both the Celtics and the stood in shock and disbelief.
The reaction as Gordon Hayward goes down with a brutal leg injury pic.twitter.com/AKap32Y7PW
— Yahoo Sports (@YahooSports) October 18, 2017
Outside of Cleveland, the NBA community sent messages of support and love to Hayward.
God bless you bro @gordonhayward ! 🙏🏾 help him thru this god!
— Paul George (@Yg_Trece) October 18, 2017
Wow…thats horrific…feel awful for Hayward
— Jeremy Lin (@JLin7) October 18, 2017
Oh no Gordon. 🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻
— Chandler Parsons (@ChandlerParsons) October 18, 2017
Prayers up for @gordonhayward 🙏🏽
— Karl-Anthony Towns (@KarlTowns) October 18, 2017
— Dwight Howard (@DwightHoward) October 18, 2017
I don't care what team you're on man times like this we come together that's unbelievable
— Myl3s Turn3r (@Original_Turner) October 18, 2017
— Metta World Peace (@MettaWorldPeace) October 18, 2017
— Bruce Bowen (@Bowen12) October 18, 2017
Prayers up for you @gordonhayward
— CJ McCollum (@CJMcCollum) October 18, 2017
Hate to see this happen to anyone! Prayers to Gordon Hayward 🙏🏾🙏🏾
— Mike Conley (@mconley11) October 18, 2017