“Hey everyone thank you for all the love and support that you guys give me daily,” he tweeted. “FYI I won’t be returning this season.”
Treatment for Melo
Fab Melo is with the club, but to receive treatment for a quadriceps injury . . . Sacramento swingman John Salmons missed the game with an illness . . . Barbosa was assessed a flagrant 1 foul in the fourth quarter after a hard hit on Tyreke Evans driving to the basket . . . Because the Celtics have only 13 players on their roster, Rondo was on the active list despite his injury.
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