Report: Nuggets forward Millsap to undergo wrist surgery
NBA.com Global on Nov 22, 2017 09:23 AM
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Denver Nuggets' forward Paul Millsap will have surgery on his left wrist and be sidelined indefinitely, reports Shams Charania of The Vertical, citing league sources.
Denver All-Star forward Paul Millsap will undergo surgery on his left wrist and be sidelined indefinitely, league sources say.— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) November 21, 2017
Millsap injured his wrist against the Lakers on Sunday (Monday, PHL time) and it was first thought to be only a sprain.
Millsap, one of the most valuable players for the short-handed Nuggets, is averaging 15.3 points, 6.2 rebounds and 3.1 assists per game this season.
ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski added that league sources say the talented forward could be sidelined three months.
Denver Nuggets forward Paul Millsap's surgery will be to repair a torn ligament in his left wrist and could sideline him for three months, league sources tell ESPN.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) November 21, 2017