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Jaylen Brown, Amir Johnson active for Game 5

Brad Stevens confirmed Jaylen Brown and Amir Johnson are available to play in Game 5.

NBA: Playoffs-Boston Celtics at Cleveland Cavaliers Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports

BOSTON — Jaylen Brown will be available to play for the Celtics in Game 5 against the Cleveland Cavaliers Thursday, Brad Stevens announced pregame.

Amir Johnson will also be available after being inactive for Game 4 with a sprained AC joint in his right shoulder.

Johnson was healthy enough to play in Game 4 per Stevens, but was held out as a precaution.

Brown will play after suffering a hip pointer in game 4 Tuesday. Stevens said he waa wincing in pain earlier Thursday, but was cleared to play before pregame warmups.

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