Car accident sidelines James Young

Updated: July 7, 2014, 7:02 PM ET
By Chris Forsberg | ESPNBoston.com

ORLANDO, Fla. -- Boston Celtics rookie James Young will not participate in the team's five-game summer slate while recovering from lingering issues from a car accident last month, according to president of basketball operations Danny Ainge.

Young, the 17th pick in the 2014 NBA draft, has lingering neck and whiplash issues and hasn't been able to participate in most basketball activities for nearly a month. The team held out hope that he might be able to appear in game action this week, ...

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