HoopsHype Vitor Faverani Buzz Meter

by HoopsHype - Updated: November 23, 2014 | 05:42 PM

Jay King

Smart expected back to practice in middle of week; Faverani could be out until January masslive.com/celtics/index.…

Jared Weiss

#Celtics Video: Brad Stevens discusses Vitor Faverani possibly being out until January: clnsradio.com/boston-celtics… via @CLNSRadio

Jared Weiss

#Celtics Video: Brad Stevens on Faverani possibly out til 2015, Young to D-League and defensive woes: youtu.be/gAEUH7UFqvQ?li… via @CLNSRadio

Chris Forsberg

Brad Stevens cautiously sets mid-December timeline for Vitor Faverani to return to practice; would put him on pace for games in new year.

Scott Souza

#Celtics coach Brad Stevens: Vitor Faverani slow to recover from knee surgery, now may not be ready to go until start of 2015.

Steve Bulpett

Stevens hopes Faverani can practice by mid-December and play by January -- but he's not sure.

Gary Washburn

Brad Stevens said Vitor Faverani may be back by the beginning of January but he said he honestly isn't sure. #celtics

Jared Weiss

Brad Stevens says Faverani will be out well into December and maybe even 2015. #Celtics

Chris Forsberg

El Hombre Paciente: Vitor Faverani's slow recovery from second knee surgery: es.pn/1AyJw5C

Jay King

Faverani on timetable: "This is the second surgery in one year, so we don’t talk about the time. Just try to get better faster.”

Chris Forsberg

Vitor Faverani in good spirits, but unable to do much (bike, swim). No timetable, just waiting for knee to feel better.

A. Sherrod Blakely

#Celtics Vitor Faverani (knee) says no timetable for his return. Says there has been no talks about him being out all season. #Celticstalk

Marc D'Amico

Vitor Faverani says that he feels "100% better" than a couple of months ago but doesn't want to rush back and re-injure his knee.

Marc D'Amico

Vitor Faverani on missing so much time due to his knee injury: "It's tough... I'm just happy that we have great doctors and training staff."

Marc D'Amico

Vitor Faverani is at the practice facility and available to speak to the media for the first time this season.

Chris Forsberg

practice notes: Stevens implores Celtics players to "do your job" + updates on Smart/Faverani: es.pn/14vYhsV

Jessica Camerato

Vitor Faverani is watching the game from the Celtics bench tonight.

Jay King

Living la Vitor loca: Faverani on the bench for the first time this season. (credit to @Chris Forsberg for the wonderful aka cringeworthy pun)

Chris Forsberg

Vitor Faverani in street clothes on Celtics bench tonight. And that fauxhawk is looking sweet.

Ben Rohrbach

Should we wait until Dec. 11 to commence Vitor Faverani's All-Star campaign or start getting the word out now? #NBABallot

Jay King

I spotted Vitor Faverani. Repeat: I have seen Vitor. He was walking through locker room.

A. Sherrod Blakely

In addition, Vitor Faverani (left knee) and Marcus Smart (left ankle) are out tonight vs the #Thunder as well for the #Celtics. #Celticstalk

Chris Forsberg

Marcus Smart dives into rehab; James Young away due to family illness; Flu-less Faverani back at practice facility: es.pn/1uWJwed

Jay King

Notes: Rondo still on track, Smart's ankle progressing well, Powell back in Boston, Faverani not cleared for anything masslive.com/celtics/index.…

Chris Forsberg

El Hombre Reconstructible: Vitor Faverani returns stateside to continue rehab with Celtics: es.pn/1shODPG

A. Sherrod Blakely

Vitor Faverani is back in town. Was at team shootaround this morning. No timetable for when he'll be back on the floor. #CelticsTalk

Scott Souza

#Celtics coach Brad Stevens: Vitor Faverani back in Boston, still a long way from being back on court.

Gary Washburn

Inactives tonight for #celtics: Vitor Faverani and Dwight Powell.

Ben Rohrbach

Fascinating Vitor fact from that last post … Only 2 players totaled 12 pts, 18 reb, 6 blk in a game in 2013-14: Faverani & Anthony Davis.

Ben Rohrbach

Unlucky No. 13 in our #Celtics player preview series: The enigma that is Vitor Faverani. bit.ly/ZZGPdj http://t.co/sTMdGLdole

Jay King

There is nobody better than Vitor. RT @Vitor Faverani: Halloween rockstar ✌️

A. Sherrod Blakely

#NBA sets record with 101 international players on opening night rosters. The #Celtics have 3 (Faverani, Olynyk and Powell). #Celticstalk

Jay King

Notes: Olynyk can't thank Steve Nash enough, Smart still sick, Faverani expected in USA w/in a week, no Bynum update masslive.com/celtics/index.…

Chris Forsberg

some Celtics notes from Friday's practice: Evaluating Eddie; Faverani's rehab; Sick Smart: es.pn/1wqnaPA

Mark Murphy

Ainge said Vitor Faverani could be cleared for practice somewhere from mid-November to early December.

Scott Souza

#Celtics coach Brad Stevens: Vitor Faverani having knee surgery in Spain today. 6-8 weeks recovery. Will spend next two weeks in Spain.

Marc D'Amico

Brad Stevens says the Celtics hope to have more information regarding Vitor Faverani's left knee in the next few days, possibly on Saturday.

A. Sherrod Blakely

Vitor Faverani is not traveling with team now. Left knee has been slow to heal, starting to fall behind the pack. #Celticstalk

A. Sherrod Blakely

Jeff Green (calf) expected to play tonight. Only Rondo (hand) and Faverani (knee) listed as being out tonight vs #Knicks. #Celticstalk

Chris Forsberg

Jeff Green (calf), Vitor Faverani (knee), and Rajon Rondo (hand) ruled out by Celtics for tonight's exhibition opener vs. 76ers.

Marc D'Amico

Joel Anthony (groin) and Vitor Faverani (knee) will not participate in tonight's open practice scrimmage.

Mark Murphy

Faverani had MRI taken of left knee after some swelling. Considered a normal post-surgical reaction.

Ben Rohrbach

Vitor Faverani sat out of practice with swelling in his injured knee.

Ben Rohrbach

Vitor Faverani on drunk driving arrest: "There's no truth. Somebody in Spain tried to kill me, but he can't." Um ... what?!?!

Jay King

Ainge said Celtics are still contemplating punishment for Vitor Faverani, who was arrested for drunk driving.