Report: Oladipo to return by end of the month
ABS-CBN Sports on Jan 09, 2020 06:20 AM
Victor Oladipo NBA file photo
Indiana Pacers guard Victor Oladipo is targeting a January 29 (Jan. 30, PHL time) return to the court, per a report by Shams Charania of The Athletic and Stadium.
Pacers star Victor Oladipo tells @Stadium he plans to make season debut on Jan. 29 against Chicago and discusses emotions returning from yearlong absence after torn quad tendon in knee. Stay tuned for my full sitdown. pic.twitter.com/lmzwsKmwav— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) January 8, 2020
The Pacers will play the Chicago Bulls on that day.
Oladipo has missed the team's first 37 games of the season as he recovers from a ruptured right quad tendon.
The second overall pick of the 2013 Draft appeared in 36 games in the 2018-19 season before getting hurt, averaging 18.8 points, 5.6 rebounds, 5.2 assists, and 1.7 steals.