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Amendola denied a rumor he had lobbied to play this week, but already has range of movement and wouldn’t rule out Game 3.

“I’ve been healing pretty fast, it’s just the severity of what happened inside,” Amendola said. “I’ll be back soon enough.”

Spagnuolo said it’s tough to hold Amendola back.

“You put a timetable on Danny Amendola, he’s going to make us all look wrong,” the coach said. “He wants to jog, he wants to do everything. You’ve got to protect him from himself a little bit.”