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Perkins says he'll try to play in Game 7

Updated: June 16, 2010, 9:28 AM ET
By Chris Forsberg | ESPNBoston.com

LOS ANGELES -- The Boston Celtics might go to Game 7 without center Kendrick Perkins.

He landed awkwardly trying to haul in an offensive rebound midway through the first quarter of Game 6 of the NBA Finals on Tuesday night and suffered a right knee sprain.

Perkins was hopeful, saying: "I'm going to try to give it a go [on Thursday]." But a team source told ESPN.com's Chris Sheridan: "He's done."

Perkins underwent X-rays during the Lakers' 89-67 win that tied the series ...

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