The Bobcats were huge underdogs before the series started, if Jefferson is anything less than 100% might as well pass the controllers.
Jefferson has been diagnosed with a strained plantar fascia. It appears he will continue to play even though he doesn’t like needles.
Jefferson clarifies he needed two painkiller shots to continue to play today. Then adds: "I don't like needles"
— Rachel Nichols (@Rachel__Nichols) April 20, 2014