Kendrick Perkins not playing Finals Game 5Posted by Inside Hoops
Celtics starting center Kendrick Perkins is not playing in Finals Game 5, which is Sunday night in Los Angeles.
Starting in his place is forward Leon Powe.
Perkins is also doubtful for Game 6, if that game happens.
The Celtics lead the Lakers 3 games to 1 in the Finals. Boston is going for the championship if they win tonight.