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Report: Garnett having surgery

Updated: May 20, 2009, 1:27 AM ET
ESPN.com news services

The Boston Celtics were hoping to stick around in the playoffs long enough for Kevin Garnett to get healthy enough to play. Now that they're out, he'll have surgery on his knee, the Boston Globe reported on Tuesday.

"Clearly, that's why we didn't do surgery. I think that was not a secret," Celtics coach Doc Rivers said after the Magic eliminated the defending champions with a 101-82 victory on Sunday night. "At one point, he was going to do surgery. And then we decided, 'Well, why?' Just ...

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