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Vegas Notebook: Robert Williams dealing with leg condition, Kyrie Irving shooting for August return

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LAS VEGAS -- Robert Williams missed his second-straight summer league game on Monday night as he continues to battle a case of knee tendinitis that has been bothering him for his last two collegiate seasons.

"It’s very frustrating, because everyone’s out here, everyone’s watching NBA Summer League but you just got to put that into the hours of work, you can’t really show frustration," Williams said after watching the Celtics beat the Hornets in their pool play finale. "Gotta support my teammates, talk to them, tell them what I see on the court when I’m watching them, and just help them win any way possible."

Williams is reportedly dealing with an artery condition in both of his legs, according to MassLive, but the condition is not considered to be serious.

A team source told BostonSportsJournal.com that the possibility remains