Jaylen Brown is ready to return to the Boston Celtics lineup Thursday night when the host the New York Knicks. The question is, which lineup. The starting lineup or coming off the bench?

Brown has missed the last three games after injuring his tailbone. Marcus Smart and Marcus Morris moved into the starting lineup and the C's won all three games.

Coincidence?

At practice, Brown told reporters that he's ready to come off the bench if that's what coach Brad Stevens wants to do.

Check out Brown's comments...