WATCH: Gordon Hayward Suffers Gruesome Injury WARNING: Graphic

Boston was rocked last night in the season opener for the Boston Celtics. Gordon Hayward, who was acquired by the Celtics during the offseason suffered a gruesome injury just minutes into the game.

On the play, Hayward got tangled up in the air with some Cavalier defenders and came down awkwardly, actually shattering his ankle and leg. Watch the video below.

 

Although the injury is gruesome and disheartening, people across the nation have already reached out in support for Hayward. No doubt the injury is serious, but players, coaches, and fans are hopeful that the player will make a successful and speedy recovery.