Boston Celtics  guard Tony Allen  will miss tonight’s game against the Charlotte Bobcats  due to a right ankle strain. According to the Boston Globe, Allen suffered the injury during Sunday’s loss to the New York Knicks . He did not participate in today’s shootaround and could miss Wednesday night’s game against the Houston Rockets  as well.
The Celtics have had trouble keeping Allens in the lineup against the Bobcats. Last January, Tony replaced Ray Allen  (ankle) in the starting lineup in the Cs 95-83 loss  at the TD BankNorth Garden .